Carl Pettersson golfer doing well in PGA tournament in Kiawah, SC

Wikipedia excerpt
Pettersson was born in Gothenburg. His father was a Volvo executive who was transferred internationally, so Carl lived in England from ages 10 to 14 and spent his last two high school years at Grimsley High School in Greensboro, North Carolina, in the United States. He went on to attend North Carolina State University. After he won the European Amateur in 2000, Pettersson turned professional.


Pettersson at the 2007 Open Championship
Personal information
Born29 August 1977 (age 34)
GothenburgSweden
Height5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Weight195 lb (88 kg; 13.9 st)
Nationality Sweden
 United States
ResidenceRaleigh, North Carolina
SpouseDeAnna Pettersson (m. 2003)
ChildrenCarlie, Chase
Career
CollegeNorth Carolina State University
Turned professional2000
Current tour(s)PGA Tour
European Tour
Professional wins6
Number of wins by tour
PGA Tour5
European Tour1
Best results in Major Championships
Masters TournamentT27: 2006
U.S. OpenT6: 2008
The Open ChampionshipT8: 2006
PGA ChampionshipT24: 2010

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