Jake Higginbottom
  • Jake Higginbottom AUS NSW
  • Jake Higginbottom NSW AUS
  • 15/10/1993 Birthday
  • 2017 Joined tour
  • 614 World Ranking
  • Gary Barter Coach
  • -- Hometown

Jake had a successful amateur career highlighted by his victory at the 2012 New Zealand Open. With this win he earned full status on the PGA Tour of Australasia and turned Professional two days after his victory. His first tournament as a Professional was at the NSW PGA Championship where he made the cut. In 2013 he played just three tournaments on the PGA Tour of Australasia choosing to focus his time competing on the Asian Tour where he retained his card. in 2016, Jake finished Tied 7th in the Fiji International on the PGA Tour of Australasia.  In 2017, Jake has recorded 2 top 10 finishes at the Oates Vic Open and the Yeangder Heritage on the Asian Tour.

Media Notes

  • In 2012 became the first amateur to win the New Zealand Open in more than half a century.
  • Plays mostly on the Asian and Australasian Tour

2017 Season at a glance

  • 32 OOM
    Ranking
  • 7 Events
    played
  • 45,832.50 Season
    earnings (AUD)

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2017 Results

Date Tournament Pos RND 1 RND 2 RND 3 RND 4 Total To Par Earning
02/02/17 Victorian PGA Championship -- -- -- -- -- -- --
09/02/17 Oates Vic Open T6 70 65 66 75 276 -12 14,900.00
16/02/17 ISPS World Super 6 Perth SPlay 8 69 70 66 -- 205 -11 0.00
19/02/17 ISPS World Super 6 Perth MP 12 -- * -- -- -- -- 28,350.00
02/03/17 NZ PGA Championship. -- -- -- -- -- -- --
09/03/17 ISPS HANDA New Zealand Open T67 66 74 -- -- 140 -3 0.00
16/03/17 Coca-Cola QLD PGA Championship 110 76 75 -- -- 151 +11 0.00
17/08/17 Fiji International T117 76 77 -- -- 153 +9 0.00
31/08/17 NT PGA Championship T94 74 76 -- -- 150 +8 0.00
16/11/17 NSW Open Championship T27 73 69 67 71 280 -8 4,000.00
23/11/17 Emirates Australian Open -- -- -- -- -- -- --
30/11/17 Australian PGA Championship. -- -- -- -- -- -- --