Alex Prugh
Alex Prugh
35-Year-Old Golfer
2018–19 Fantasy Outlook
Prugh averaged nearly 23 starts per season on the PGA Tour in five campaigns ranging from 2010 to 2016, but he posted just one top-three in 113 career events. At the Tour level in 2018, the 34-year-old rattled off five top-10s and 11 top-25s to finish 18th on the regular season money list. Despite reaching his mid-30s, Prugh averaged nearly 315 yards off the tee and ranked top-10 in both birdie average and GIR percentage. Read Past Outlooks
Top-25 for second straight week
June 24, 2019
Prugh finished solo 20th place at the Travelers Championship after rounds of 68-68-68-69.
Prugh had a solid all around week, ranking T4 in GIR's, 16th in scrambling, and 19th in SG: Off-the-tee. He has now finished top-25 in back-to-back weeks. Prugh started the season missing quite a few cuts, but has seemed to settle in the last month or so. He will be teeing it up next week at the Rocket Mortgage Classic.
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Past Fantasy Outlooks
After only four made cuts in 16 PGA Tour starts, resulting in 206th in the point standings, Prugh played his best golf of the season in the Tour finals to come back for a fourth go-round on the PGA Tour. Being an economics major at the University of Washington, Prugh should know things don’t look much brighter for him monetarily this time.
Prugh missed the cut in almost half his 20 starts last season and did not win in 2013, so how did he crack the top-25 on the money list? Consistent play on the weekend. Five top-10s, two of which were top-3 finishes add up to a decent number.
Prugh had a solid rookie campaign that included four top-10s and a runner-up finish at the Open. He came out of the gate on fire last season, capturing three top-10s in his first four events, but his play fell after that stretch. In fact, from March through September, he was virtually non-existent. Fortunately for Prugh, he found his early season magic late in the year when he grabbed that runner-up finish. It's too early to tell if Prugh's mid-season swoon was a fluke; there's simply not enough to go on. That said, it's probably wise to pass on him this season. Prugh was pretty solid in three of the stats categories, with only driving accuracy as a problem.
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18th start of season in Canada
June 4, 2019
Prugh is set to tee it up at the RBC Canadian Open this week.
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Ties for 13th at Zurich Classic
April 29, 2019
Prugh and teammate Alex Cejka scored a tie for 13th place at the Zurich Classic posting a four day total of 18-under-par.
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Added to Valspar field
March 19, 2019
Prugh has been added to the Valspar Championship field as an alternate after J.J. Spaun (undisclosed) withdrew, Rob Bolton of reports.
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Back in Honda Classic field
February 25, 2019
Prugh will be in the field for this week's Honda Classic, Rob Bolton of reports.
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Removed from Honda Classic field
Not Injury Related
February 25, 2019
Prugh isn't included in this week's field for The Honda Classic at PGA National Golf Club, Rob Bolton of reports.
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