Sam Burns
Sam Burns
23-Year-Old Golfer
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2018–19 Fantasy Outlook
The LSU product was named a first-team All-American and recipient of the Jack Nicklaus Player of the Year award as the NCAA's top golfer during the 2016-17 season. He not only won on the Web.com Tour as a rookie in 2018, but also appeared in 11 PGA Tour events including a top-10 at the Honda Classic. Burns led the Web.com Tour in both birdie average and putting average, so he'll be a candidate to make some noise with a full schedule at the next level. Read Past Outlooks
Will tee it up this week
September 9, 2019
Burns (ankle) is in the field for A Military Tribute at The Greenbrier this week.
ANALYSIS
Burns' 2018-19 campaign was cut short by his ankle injury, but he is ready to take the course for the first event of the new season. The 23-year-old Burns played well in his first full season on the PGA Tour, topping the $1 million mark and registering three Top-10 finishes.
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Forced to miss Northern Trust
Undisclosed
August 2, 2019
An undisclosed injury will keep Burns from participating in Round 1 of the FedEx Cup playoffs at The Northern Trust.
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Cards 64 on Sunday to reach T7
July 7, 2019
Burns surged into a share for seventh place after shooting a seven-under 64 in the final round of the 3M Open.
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T43 in return at Travelers
June 25, 2019
Burns closed with a one-under 69 in the final round of the Travelers Championship to finish in a tie for 43rd place.
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Slated to return from back injury
June 16, 2019
Burns (back) is listed in the field for this week's Travelers Championship.
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Withdraws from Memorial
Back
May 30, 2019
Burns withdrew from the Memorial following his first round with a lower-back injury.
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