SAN ANTONIO, TX - MARCH 27:  William McGirt practices on the putting green prior to the start of play during round two of the Valero Texas Open at TPC San Antonio AT&T Oaks Course on March 27, 2015 in San Antonio, Texas.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Terrific shot keeps McGirt’s hopes alive

At his Spartanburg-area home, William McGirt experienced what he called “one of those weeks.” Anything that could go wrong, did go wrong. On the golf course was different. He hit one of those shots that golfers dream about — holing a 169-yard 7-iron for eagle on the 17th hole in the Deutsche Bank Championship on […]
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McGirt makes quick work of Quail Hollow with final-round 67

William McGirt had an unusual goal when he was the first to tee off Sunday morning in the final round of the Wells Fargo Championship. “I was trying to break two and a half hours,” said McGirt, who was playing alone because of an odd number of players remaining in the field and his position, […]
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McGirt pleased with season

William McGirt wasn’t able to provide a happy ending to his fourth PGA Tour season, but the Boiling Springs resident and Wofford graduate still had his most successful year as a professional. Despite finishing second-to-last Sunday among the 66 at the BMW Championship, the 34-year-old completed the season with a
About William
William was born June 21, 1979 in Robeson County, NC. He was raised in Fairmont, NC and grew up playing baseball and golf. He had his first official golf lesson at the age of 15 at Pinehurst Resort, and fell in love with the game. William had baseball and golf scholarships to colleges in North Carolina & South Carolina. After being recruited by several schools in two different sports, William decided to attend Wofford College in Spartanburg, SC and focus on golf. Read Full Biography