Senior Open Golfers

MARK WIEBE: 2015 US Senior Open golfer profile

Mark Wiebe chips onto the first green during the first round of the 74th Senior PGA Championship golf tournament at Bellerive Country Club Thursday, May 23, 2013, in St. Louis.
Mark Wiebe chips onto the first green during the first round of the 74th Senior PGA Championship golf tournament at Bellerive Country Club Thursday, May 23, 2013, in St. Louis. 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.

Mark Wiebe and Loren Roberts teamed up to finish tied for third at the Bass Pro Shops Legends of Golf in April. Wiebe’s most recent Champions Tour victory came in 2013 at the Pacific Links Hawaii Championship.

He conducts an annual charity golf tournament to benefit children with special needs and their families.

WATCH: Wiebe wins Pacific Links Hawaii in 2013

(Video courtesy pgatour.com)

Professional

  • Driving distance 2015: 255.9 yards (75th on Champions Tour)
  • Scoring average 2015: 74.12 (70th)
  • Career Champions Tour earnings: $5,583,852
  • Career highlights: Has five Champions Tour victories and two PGA Tour wins.

Note: Stats through June 10

Personal

  • Height: 6-foot-3
  • Weight: 250 pounds
  • Year turned pro: 1981
  • Birthplace: Seaside, Ore.
  • Birth date: Sept. 13, 1957
  • College: San Jose State
  • Did you know? Wiebe has one superstition – the number 33.
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