Enter your email address to receive weekly updates from Golficity. But even without a lot of experience or wins on the top circuit, McCarthy is closing in on some impressive history. He parlayed his partial status into 27 starts last season, which resulted in enough points to earn full status for this upcoming season. Earning a PGA Tour card via the Web.com Tour Finals, McCarthy is set to become a rookie at the next level after making 18 of 23 cuts on the Web.com during 2017. And if he can keep that up and work on the weaker aspects of his game, maybe we’ll see him pick up his first PGA TOUR victory this season. Mackenzie Hughes is among the top-ranked players in this week's field, which helps him earn a spot among Len Hochberg's golfers to consider in the next DFS golf contests on DraftKings. Luke Donald is the last player to have led the PGA TOUR in this stat three years in a row, dating back to 2009-2011. He has only three top-10s in 49 starts on the PGA Tour. PGA TOUR, PGA TOUR Champions, and the Swinging Golfer design are registered trademarks. It appears your browser may be outdated. University of Virginia alum Denny McCarthy ranks second on Tour in putting average. Bozzelli uses one of Scotty’s tour-only putters the Tour Rat model has a single sightline in the cavity and a plumber’s neck hosel. Add them to your Team Titleist golf bag and let other members know what you're playing with! After earning full PGA Tour status by winning the Web.com Tour Championship and overall Web.com Tour Finals, he'll need to maintain his momentum to outpace last year's weak rookie campaign. But considering the 27-year-old has never finished outside the top 20 during his first three seasons on Tour, it’s safe to assume he will find his groove on the greens as the season progresses. Strokes gained putting: +0.731. Podcast Updates. To watch in a smaller size, scroll down while your video is playing. Fantasy Golf Picks, Odds, and Predictions – 2020 Vivant Houston Open. McCarthy seems to be getting incrementally better, but the progress is slow. Long drive champion hits a different kind of distance mark, PGA Tour pro averages less than 250 yards off the tee and cashes, 2020 Bermuda Championship tee times: Third round groupings for Saturday, 2020 Bermuda Championship live coverage: How to watch Round 2 on Friday, 2020 Bermuda Championship tee times: Second round groupings for Friday, 2020 Bermuda Championship live coverage: How to watch Round 1 on Thursday, 2020 Bermuda Championship tee times: First round groupings for Thursday, 2020 Bermuda Championship: How to watch this week's PGA Tour event, 2020 Zozo Championship live coverage: How to watch Sunday's final round, 2020 Zozo Championship tee times: Final round groupings for Sunday, 2020 Zozo Championship live coverage: How to watch Round 3 on Saturday. McCarthy tested positive for Covid-19 on Friday and was forced to withdraw from the Travelers Championship, © Copyright 2020 - Roto Sports, Inc. All Rights Reserved, DraftKings PGA: Sanderson Farms Championship, FanDuel PGA: Corales Puntacana Resort & Club Championship, DraftKings PGA: Corales Puntacana Resort & Club Championship. Our listeners love us, and we're sure you will too! A post shared by Denny McCarthy (@mccarthy_denny) on Aug 16, 2020 at 4:54pm PDT. McCarthy jumped into a share of ninth place after firing a seven-under 63 in the final round of the Wyndham Championship. Update My Bag Not a Team Titleist Member? Brand Ambassador | McCarthy (illness) will play in the upcoming Workday Charity Open after testing negative for COVID-19 twice. McCarthy was added to the field for the upcoming PGA Championship as an alternate. For the best website experience, we recommend updating your browser. That’s the second-best rating in the ShotLink era, only falling behind Jason Day’s 1.13 strokes gained back in 2016. Head to the next page to find out…. McCarthy is off to a bit of a slow start this season in his quest to match Donald, ranking 86th in SG: Putting through two events. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'YMflh9NcTthgrGuBuyGLnw',sig:'4CflwsorVMo37Bnbjcx8KVZr8Aj2Fcxdq2i5JtKoy-I=',w:'594px',h:'396px',items:'1228464107',caption: false ,tld:'com',is360: false })}); The strongest part of McCarthy’s game is definitely his putting. He played competitively on the junior golf circuit beginning at the age of 10, finding a lot of success on the MAPGA junior tour.