P. J. Cowan (golfer)

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P. J. Cowan
Personal information
Born (1967-11-21) November 21, 1967 (age 50)
Hicksville, New York
Height 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Weight 155 lb (70 kg; 11.1 st)
Nationality  United States
College St. Johns University
Turned professional 1990
Former tour(s) Nike Tour
Professional wins 6
Number of wins by tour
Web.com Tour 1
Other 5
Best results in major championships
Masters Tournament DNP
U.S. Open CUT: 1997
The Open Championship DNP
PGA Championship DNP

P. J. Cowan (born November 21, 1967) is an American professional golfer.

Cowan was born in Hicksville, New York. After earning a full scholarship to St. Johns University, Cowan won the 1988 Big East Championship.[1]

Cowan turned professional in 1990 and won on the Nike Tour (now Web.com Tour) in 1996 at the Nike Tallahassee Open.

Cowan was the first alternate at the 1995 U.S. Open at Shinnecock[2] In 1997, he made the tournament but missed the cut.[3]

Cowan is a three-time MET PGA Assistant Player of the Year Award winner.[4]

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Professional wins[edit]

Nike Tour wins[edit]

Other wins[edit]


  1. ^ "Big East Golf - Men's Championship results" (PDF). Retrieved June 13, 2013. 
  2. ^ Dorman, Larry (June 15, 1995). "1995 U.S. Open; The Air at Shinnecock Is Tart With Perfection". The New York Times. Retrieved June 17, 2013. 
  3. ^ a b c d Williams, Jeff (May 15, 2002). "Cowan Keeps Alive Bid to Make Open". Newsday. Retrieved June 13, 2013. 
  4. ^ a b "P.J. Cowan profile". PGA of America - Metropolitan section. Retrieved June 13, 2013. 
  5. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-02-21. Retrieved 2013-05-30. 
  6. ^ a b "Bakst Shoots a 66 For 1st-Round Lead". The New York Times. July 21, 1999. Retrieved June 13, 2013. 

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