Eric Cole (Golf) Bio, Net worth, Wiki, Age, Height, Girlfriend

Eric Cole is an American professional golfer who is still a fresher in a professional golf competition. Although new, he has had some amazing performances in recent PGA games at Honda Classic where he came close to winning his first-ever PGA title but failed to finish at the top of the leaderboard.

Eric Cole (Golf) Bio, Net worth, Wiki, Age, Height, Girlfriend

Early life

Eric Cole was born on June 12, 1988, in Palm Springs, California, United States. His father’s name is Bobby Cole and he played on the PGA Champions Tour from 1998-2001. At the age of 18, his father won the British Amateur at Carnoustie (1966).

His mother’s name is Laura Baugh, a former LPGA star. Eric Cole’s mother was the youngest American amateur champion at the time and turned pro in 1973. His parents married in 1980 and enjoyed success at various stages in their careers. Together his parents had seven children, including Eric, who is aware of his parents’ golfing heritage.

Speaking of Eric’s education, he earned an elementary school education. He later graduated from Nova Southeastern University. During his college days, he experienced strange weight loss. He was later diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. Later he also completed professional golf training in the USA.

Eric Cole career

Eric started his career as a golfer. During his studies, he became interested in sports activities such as basketball but decided to pursue golf. He practiced and played golf for a junior rate at West Orange Country Club in Winter Garden. He turned professional in 2009 and has played at various local events, mini-tours, and Q-School across the United States.

In 2016, he gained membership with the Korn Ferry Tour but did not retain his status. In 2019 he won 14 times on the Minor Association Golf Tour. He qualified for the 2021 US Open at Torrey Pines Golf Course, where he missed the cut after rounds of 77-73.

He regained Korn Ferry Tour status through Q-school in 2020 and received his first PGA Tour card in 2022. In 2022, he was in Napa, California preparing for the 2022-23 PGA Tour season. At the Honda Classic, he came closer to winning but was defeated by Chris Kirk in the end.

Eric Cole social media

Eric Cole is active on social media platforms like Instagram. On February 25, 2023, he wrote 3447 on his @ericjamescole, verified Instagram account. He has featured and worked with various golf brands including Parsons Xtreme Golf (PXG). He was endorsed by Alpha Advisors founder Kyle Murphy. On February 25, 2023, he rose to prominence through an ad for Primo Golf Apparel on Instagram.

Eric Cole (Golf) Biography

Real nameEric J. Cole
birth dateJune 12, 1988
Age (as of 2023)34 years
Place of birthPalm Springs, California, United States
UniversityNova Southeastern University

Physical Statistics

Heightin feet inches – 5 feet 7 inches – in centimeters – 170 cm
Weightin kilograms – 76kg – in pounds – 167 pounds
Hair colorBrown
eye colorBrown

Eric Cole Family

FatherBobby Cole
MotherLaura Baugh

relationship status

Marital statusIn relation
Who is Eric Cole’s fiancée/girlfriend?Stephanie Williams

Personal life

Eric is now preparing to marry his fiancé, Stephanie Williams. The couple has been in a love relationship for a long time. In 2016, they both declared themselves as a couple together on Instagram. His longtime girlfriend Stephanie was born in Philadelphia and grew up in Boston.

She graduated from Bentley College in Waltham, Massachusetts. She currently resides in Florida and works for Edward Jones. In February 2023, Eric proposed to his longtime girlfriend Stephanie at Pebble Beach Golf Links during the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am.

Eric Cole Net Worth

Eric Cole is an American athlete whose primary source of income is his professional career as a golfer. As the PGA Tour transitions into the Honda Classic this week, Cole is qualified for the scheduled event at the Arnold Palmer Invitational, where he has a sponsorship waiver and a potential chance to win $20 million. In 2019, he earned $5,000 to qualify for the school competition. He later won a $1,500 paycheck. We can assume Eric estimated the net worth at around $2 million.

Facts About Eric Cole

  • Eric Cole is an animal lover and has a dog named Cooper King Cole (aka Baby Boy Coop).
  • He also set up an Instagram account for his dog, @cooperkingcolewhere he shares updated pictures of his dog.

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