Matthew NeSmith is a professional golfer from the United States of America. He came into the limelight after winning the 2011 Junior Heritage and the 2015 Players Amateur. He’s currently playing on the PGA Tour where he’s certainly making some pretty impressive games.
Matthew NeSmith was born on October 25, 1993 in North Augusta, South Carolina to parents Darren NeSmith and Beth NeSmith. We only have this information about his parents. He has a brother who is a photojournalist in New York City who photographs celebrities who have been on the cover of Vogue.
Matthew began playing golf at a young age under his father’s tutelage. Besides golf, he also likes soccer. Matthew completed his schooling at a local school and after high school attended the University of South Carolina and played college golf for four years. In 2016 he received his bachelor’s degree in sociology. He was a very bright student in his student days.
He proposed to Abigail Pait, his longtime girlfriend, on the 18th green at Harbor Town Golf Links. She was a member of the South Carolina equestrian team. The beautiful couple tied the knot on November 1, 2019. The lovebirds have been together since 2013.
They both started dating when they were both students (only in high school) at the University of South Carolina. Their marriage ceremony took place at Saint Paul’s Episcopal Church in Augusta, Georgia. He currently resides with his wife in Aiken, South Carolina, USA.
Matthew NeSmith Biography
|Real name||Matthew NeSmith|
|Date of birth||October 25, 1993|
|Age (as of 2022)||28 years|
|Place of birth||North Augusta, South Carolina, United States|
|Height||in feet inches – 6′ 0” – in centimeters – 183 cm|
|Weight||in kilograms – 98kg – in pounds – 215 pounds|
|shoe size||12 (USA)|
Matthew NeSmith Family
|University||University of South Carolina|
|Who is his wife?||Abigail Pait|
Matthew NeSmith career
He began his golf career in 2011 at the early age of 18, shortly after graduating. Matthew has won four tournaments in a row. The Greater Augusta Area Sports Council voted him 2010 Male Athlete of the Year. Then, in 2012, while still at school, Matthew was awarded the Byron Nelson International Junior Golf Award.
And in 2019, he won his first tournament as a professional golfer, Albertson’s Boise Open, a professional golf tournament presented by Kraft. His achievements over the year include: 2011 Polo Junior Classic, Jones Cup Junior Invitational, 2012 Azalea Invitational, FJ Invitational, Rolex Tournament of Champions, 2015 Hootie @ Bulls Bay Intercollegiate, SEC Championship and Players Amateur, 2016 – The Cleveland Golf Palmetto Invite, General Hackler Championship.
Matthew NeSmith Social media
He also has an Instagram account, although he’s not very active there. But yes, he has an account with 4097 followers and he uses that account.
Matthew NeSmith Net Worth
NeSmith turned pro and made a lot of money in those 6 years with his steadily growing golf career. His net worth has been boosted by his impressive career earnings. Matthew NeSmith’s net worth is in the millions. His approximate net worth can be estimated at around $1 million, according to sources. Matthew NeSmith has $1,440,241 in career earnings at PGA alone. He has a gorgeous home in Aiken, South Carolina that he bought in April of this year.
Facts About Matthew NeSmith
- He would like to coach golf sometime in his life.
- From the age of 8 he attended Masters every year until he left college. His first master’s memories include a photo with Bernhard Langer.
- Matthew is also involved in community work and supports his wife’s charity, Cure Kids Cancer.
- He has volunteered to build bikes for families who need them for Christmas.
- Matthew loves pursuing football recruitment.