About Casey Wittenberg
In 2004, Wittenberg finished 13th at the Masters Tournament, the lowest amateur finish in 41 years. He was the only player in the field to improve his score each round. Additionally, he registered the lowest Sunday back 9 score (31) of any amateur in Masters history. At the 2004 U.S. Open at Shinnecock Hills, he shot a four round total of 296, which was the second best of any amateur in the tournament that year.
Wittenberg turned professional in 2004 and has played on the PGA Tour, Nationwide Tour, and mini-tours since. In 2012, Wittenberg won his first event on a major golf tour, the Web.com Tour's Chitimacha Louisiana Open. He followed it up three months later with his second win of the season at the Preferred Health Systems Wichita Open, one week after finishing T10 at the U.S. Open.
Wittenberg was the leading money winner on the Web.com Tour in 2012 and was named Player of the Year.