Abraham Ancer Bio
Abraham Ancer was on born 27 February 1991 in McAllen, Texas, United States. He has a dual Citizenship, American and Mexican. Although he was born in the U.S., he is a professional golfer under the Mexican flag.
|Born||27 February 1991|
|Age||27 Years old as of 2018|
|Height||5 ft 7 in (1.70 m)|
|Weight||155 lb (70 kg; 11.1 st)|
|Net Worth||$1,393,330, earnings as of 2018|
|Education||University of Oklahoma, Odessa College|
|Current tour(s)||PGA Tour|
|Former tour(s)||Web.com Tour|
|Number of wins by tour|
|Best results in major championships|
|The Open Championship||CUT: 2018|
Abraham Ancer Bio Biography – Amateur Career
Ancer was born in McAllen, Texas, raised in Reynosa, Mexico, and has dual American and Mexican citizenship. He played college golf at Odessa College and the University of Oklahoma. He graduated in 2013.
Ancer was a first-team All-American and finished in a tie for second in the Junior College National Golf Championship over the time his one year at Odessa. At Oklahoma, he saw his most success during his first year, winning twice while having the sixth-lowest scoring average in Oklahoma history of 72.03. During his entire career, he ended up second in all-time scoring average and ended up with the third-most birdies (352) in school history.
His family soon moved to Reynosa, Mexico. “All my life I grew up in Mexico until I was 15,” he said. “And all my family is from there. A lot of people ask me, ‘Hey, why do you play for Mexico?’ That’s all I knew. All my friends know I’m very Mexican.”
Abraham Ancer Professional career
Ancer started plating professional golf in 2013. In December 2014, he tied for 35th place at the Web.com Tour Qualifying School final stage. Ancer went ahead to play on the Web.com Tour in 2015, where he finished runner-up at the Brasil Champions in March and won the Nova Scotia Open in July.
He finished 11th in the regular season money list, which earned him a PGA Tour card for the 2016 season. In his rookie year, Ancer couldn’t maintain his card for the 2017 season, demoting him back to the Web.com Tour. Over the 2017 season at the Web.com Tour, five top-5 finishes, including three runner-up finishes, allowed Ancer to secure his PGA Tour card for the 2018 season by finishing in third place on the regular season money list.
Abraham Ancer Girlfriend
Abraham Ancer have been dating Marcela Cantu an actress who was a cast in the film Newness (2017).
Abraham Ancer Amateur wins
- 2009 Odessa College Invitational
- 2010 Omega Chemical/Midland College, Texas Junior College Championship, NJCAA District 2 Championship
- 2011 Desert Shootout, NCAA East-VA Tech Regional
Abraham Ancer Professional wins
Web.com Tour wins
- 2015 Nova Scotia Open
Abraham Ancer Results in World Golf Championships