James Tyree Poston, also known as J T Poston, is an American professional golfer. Currently competes on the PGA Tour, Poston has two victories on the tour. His net worth is $5 million. You can follow J T Poston’s net worth, salary, earnings, biography, wife, and more.
J T Poston’s Biography and Career
James Tyree Poston was born on June 1, 1993, in North Carolina. He was brought up in Hickory, North Carolina.
He went to Hickory High School and played college golf for the Western Carolina University. Poston had a successful amateur career. In his college career, the golfer won six times including two consecutive Southern Conference titles.
J T Poston turned professional in 2015. He started his professional career on the Web.com tour. He won a 2017 PGA Tour card.
“The Postman” currently competes on the PGA Tour. As of writing, the 29-year-old has two wins on the PGA Tour.
Poston’s first tour victory came at the 2019 Wyndham Championship. He scored a 72-hole 258, 22-under-par, to win by a stroke over Webb Simpson. The score included an 8-under-par 62 in the final round. He went bogey-free in the tournament, being the first player since 1974 to win a PGA Tour event while going bogey-free.
Poston’s second PGA tour victory came at the John Deere Classic in 2022. He scored 263 (-21) to beat the runners-up Christiaan Bezuidenhout and Emiliano Grillo by 3 strokes. In that victory, Poston was at the top after each round, winning the tournament wire-to-wire for the first time since 1992.
J T Poston’s Net Worth, Salary, and Earnings
In 2023, American golfer J T Poston’s net worth is $5 million. The 29-year-old’s prime sources of earnings are his golf salaries and endorsements.
For winning the 2019 Wyndham Championship, he received a $1.116 million winner’s share. He pocketed a $1.278 million winner’s share for winning the John Deere Classic in 2022.
A two-time winner on the PGA Tour, Poston has accumulated a considerable fortune from his golf career. His career earnings are over $11.5 million, only from golf winnings on the PGA Tour (correct as of March 19, 2023).
The following table refers to J T Poston’s season-by-season earnings on the PGA Tour.
|Season||Earnings||Money List Rank|
J T Poston earns a considerable chunk from endorsements and sponsorship deals. He is endorsed by Mega Corp, UKG, Vineyard Vines, NetJets, Titleist, and more.
|Full Name||James Tyree Poston|
|Born||June 1, 1993|
|Birthplace||Hickory, North Carolina|
|Height||185 cm (6 ft 1 in)|
|Current Tour||PGA Tour|
|Net Worth||$5 million|
American golfer J T Poston is a married man. His lovely wife is Kelly Poston. The couple got married on December 2, 2022, which Poston described as the best day of his life.
Born on June 1, 1993, he is 29 years old.
He is 185 cm (6 ft 1 in) tall.
|SG: Approach the Green||.250||68|
|SG: Around the Green||-.088||128|
What is J T Poston’s Net Worth?
In 2023, his net worth is $5 million.
What is his full name?
James Tyree Poston.
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