Found February 15, 2014 on Back9Network:
William McGirt is a professional golfer from Boiling Springs, SC. McGirt attended Woffard College and turned pro in 2004. After a couple years on what is now the Tour, McGirt earned his PGA Tour card in 2010 via Q-School and hasn’t looked back. He made the FedEx Cup playoffs for the first time in 2011 and again last year in 2013. One of his favorite places to visit is Cape Cod, MA, where he and his wife Sarah honeymooned after they were married in 2004.Personal:- Twitter: – Website: – Birthdate: June 21st, 1979 – Resides: Boiling Springs, SC. – Turned Pro: 2004 – Tour: PGA – College: Wofford CollegeOn the Course:- Finished No. 125 in the FedExCup standings to qualify for his first PGA TOUR – Playoffs for the FedExCup. – Tied for 2nd at 2010 PGA Tour Qualifying Tournament – Finished 2010 Nationwide Tour season ranked #34 on Final Money List – 4 Top-10 finishes during 2010 Nationwide Tour – Best Finish on 2010 Nationwide Tour was T3rd at the Pacific Rubiales Bogota OpenWho would be in your dream foursome? Arnold Palmer, Tom Watson, and Jack Nicklaus.Who is your hero? Arnold Palmer.Who are your biggest golf influences? My dad, grandfather and aunt.B9N Programming Previews:Of Course | Golf Wives | Work of Cart | Ball Hogs | Treasure Hunters 

McGirt shoots 65, leads by 2 heading into final round at Riviera

William McGirt made eight birdies in 13 holes and wound up with a 6-under 65 in the Northern Trust Open on Saturday for a two-shot lead going into the final round. McGirt has never held a 54-hole lead on the U.S. PGA Tour. He had one close call when he was runner-up at the Canadian Open two years ago. With steady play in calm conditions off Sunset Boulevard, he opened up a two-shot...

Back9′s William McGirt Leads the Northern Trust Open

On the strength of five birdies among his first six holes Saturday, Back9Network ambassador William McGirt jumped to the top of the leaderboard at the Northern Trust Open with a third-round 6-under 65. That gives him a two-shot lead heading into Sunday’s final round at Riviera Country Club.And it puts the 34-year-old on track to collect his first career PGA Tour victory. McGirt...

Northern Trust Open: Round 3 recap

PACIFIC PALISADES, Calif. -- Without any of the PGA Tour's heavyweights at the top of the leaderboard this week at the Northern Trust Open, a theme began to emerge after Saturday's third round. The clubhouse leader, William McGirt, and two of the guys chasing him, Charlie Beljan and Jason Allred, are far from phenoms. They stood in front of the media Saturday afternoon recalling...
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