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TaylorMade's Brian Gaffney Becomes Highest Finishing PGA Club Professional Since 2011
August 19th 2015 -

Brian Gaffney proved this past week that it does not take a PGA Tour professional to make an impact on the TaylorMade brand. Following an outstanding performance at Whistling Straits, we at TaylorMade want to congratulate Brian on his remarkable accomplishment of being the first PGA Club Professional (since 2011) to play all four rounds at the PGA Championship. Our staff professionals are a quintessential part of our pyramid of influence and Brian's play at the PGA Championship only enriches that fact. Join us in congratulating the low PGA Club Professional, Brian Gaffney, on a spectacular week at Whistling Straits.

Brian Gaffney Bio:

  • Age: 44
  • Birthday: 10/03/1970
  • Birthplace: Westfield, NJ
  • College: Montclair State University
  • Head Professional Quaker Ridge (Scarsdale, NY)

Below is a Recap of Brian's Amazing Week:

Brian began his 2015 PGA Championship with a fabulous opening round 71. The round was spectacular as Brian made an impressive seven birdies.

Following up his opening round 71, Brian finished his Friday round one over (73) and even for the overall tournament. Brian's two day total of 144 was good enough to make the cut by three shots, making him the first PGA Club Professional to make the cut at the PGA Championship since 2011.

After a tough 3rd round, Brian bounced back shooting a final round 71 finishing his magical week in sole possession of 71st place.

TOTAL (71,73,78,71) 293 POSITION: 71

Media Coverage

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Club Pro Brian Gaffney Reflects On His Week At PGA Championship

At PGA Championship, major thrill for local pro Brian Gaffney

Club Pro Diary: Brian Gaffney Makes Cut At PGA Championship

Darien resident Brian Gaffney reflects on PGA Championship

Club Pro Gaffney wraps up emotional week at PGA

In Brian's 2015 PGA Championship Bag:

  • 10.5° Jet Speed Driver
  • 15° SLDR FW
  • 19°' SLDR Rescue
  • RSI 2 Irons- 5-P
  • RSI TP Irons- 4 iron
  • Tour Preferred EF Wedge (Tour Grind) 52°, 56°, 60°
  • Daytona Ghost Tour Putter- DA-12
  • Tour Preferred X Golf Ball
  • TaylorMade Tour Preferred Glove
  • TM Tour Radar Hat