Taylor Moore is an American professional golf player. He became a professional in 2016, started participating in PGA Tours, and then graduated to the top-level PGA Tour in 2021. He has won one tour, the Valspar Championship, in 2023. Currently, he is looking to grab his second major at the FedEx St. Jude Championship as he is standing in the 2nd position. Lucas Glover is standing in 1st position in the race to win the $20 million prize.
Taylor Moore was born on 28th July 1993 in San Angelo, Texas. His father is Rod Moore while his mother is Melinda Moore and he has a younger brother Payton Moore. He went to the University of Arkansas. Taylor was suspended from the university because of felony voyeurism alongside Nico Echavarría. But, he felt guilty, and Echavarría was found not to be involved in the case. His father coached and trained him throughout his golf career.
Taylor Moore Career
In 2014, Taylor Moore won the Saguaro Amateur and became the leading medalist in the qualifying round of the U.S. Amateur. Taylor turned professional in 2016, after which he started playing for the PGA Tours in Canada. He started getting his name counted in top-10 finishes and had one victory at the Staal Foundation Open.
Taylor stood in third place after receiving the tour’s order of merit to graduate from the Korn Ferry Tour in 2017. He played the Korn Ferry Tour for around four regular seasons, one of which was disrupted because he got a disease due to collapsed lung and could not play for several months.
Taylor had his first victory at Korn Ferry Tour in 2021, held during the COVID-19 pandemic extended. He was ranked fourth on the regular season points list, after which he earned the PGA Tour card for the 2021 to 22 season. At the Valspar Championship in March 2023, Taylor Moore won the PGA Tour for the first time and won the finals by one score from Adam Schenk.
Taylor Moore Biography
|Real Name||Taylor Moore|
|Birth Date||28 July 1993|
|Age (as of 2023)||30 Years|
|Birth Place||San Angelo, Texas, United States|
|College||University of Arkansas|
|Height||in feet inches – 5’ 9” – in Centimeters – 175 cm|
|Weight||in Kilograms – 82 kg – in Pounds – 180 lbs|
Taylor Moore Family
|Who is Taylor Moore’s girlfriend/fiancee?||Lexi Sorensen|
Taylor Moore engaged his girlfriend in August 2022 after three years of relationship. They are private and do not often share their details in public. On 2nd September 2022, Taylor Moore shared the image on Instagram, where he posed while kneeling, proposing to the only lady of her life. He captioned the photo, “Engaged…”
The couple celebrated new year’s eve on 1st January 2022 together and posted the image on Instagram. They have many photos while traveling to restaurants, beaches, fishing, and boating together.
Taylor Moore Social Media
Taylor Moore is available on Instagram and Twitter. On Instagram, he is available with a verified account and goes by the name – @taylormooregolf, where he highlights that he is the Stephen’s Inc. Ambassador. On Instagram, he has 10.8K followers with 286 posts and 882 in the following list.
Taylor joined Twitter in September 2011 and goes by the name – @taylormooregolf, where he has 2859 followers with 667 in the following list.
Taylor Moore Net Worth
As per golfchannel.com, Taylor Moore has a world ranking – 51 and has earned a career earning of around $5,896,699 with YTD [year to date] earnings of $4,135,601.
Facts About Taylor Moore
- Taylor opted for varsity baseball prior to selecting golf during his time at the University of Arkansas.
- His favorite teams are the Oklahoma City Thunder, Toronto Blue Jays, and Dallas Cowboys.
- Talor’s famous and all-time liked musicians are Led Zeppelin and Blue Oyster Cult.
- His most-liked golfer is Tiger Woods.