Senior Open Golfers

COREY PAVIN: 2015 US Senior Open golfer profile

Corey Pavin lines up a birdie putt on the 18th green during the first round of the Senior Players Championship golf tournament at Fox Chapel Golf Club in Pittsburgh, Thursday, June 26, 2014.
Corey Pavin lines up a birdie putt on the 18th green during the first round of the Senior Players Championship golf tournament at Fox Chapel Golf Club in Pittsburgh, Thursday, June 26, 2014. The Associated Press

The Bee highlights 22 golfers that are scheduled to play in the 2015 U.S. Senior Open at Del Paso Country Club on June 25-28 in Sacramento.

Corey Pavin’s best finish this season was tying for fifth at the Bass Pro Shops Legends of Golf in April, his second top-10 finish of the year.

Pavin is looking for his second win on the Champions Tour; his only victory came at the 2012 Allianz Championship.

WATCH: Pavin nails approach shot in 2015 Crowne Plaza Invitational

(Video courtesy pgatour.com)

Professional

  • Off-the-tee driving distance 2015: 265.6 yards (57th on Champions Tour)
  • Scoring average 2015: 70.65 (12th)
  • Career Champions Tour earnings: $4,496,197
  • Career highlights: Won the 1995 U.S. Open and has 15 PGA Tour wins.

Note: Stats through June 10

Personal

  • Height: 5-foot-9
  • Weight: 155 pounds
  • Year turned pro: 1982
  • Birthplace: Oxnard
  • Birth date: Nov. 16, 1959
  • College: UCLA
  • Did you know? Pavin has played golf with three U.S. presidents: Gerald Ford, George W. Bush and Bill Clinton while the latter was in office, according to pgatour.com.
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