Scottie Scheffler grew up in Montvale, New Jersey, until the age of six, when he moved to Dallas, Texas. He played golf and basketball at Highland Park High School.
He then transferred to the University of Texas, where he helped the team win three Big 12 titles and was awarded “Phil Mickelson Freshman of the Year” in 2015. Prior to attending UT, he won the 2013 US Junior Amateur. He was also a member of the United States squad that won the Walker Cup in 2017.
Scheffler won the Masters Tournament by three shots over Rory McIlroy on April 10, 2022. Scheffler joined Ian Woosnam (1991), Fred Couples (1992), Tiger Woods (2001-02), and Dustin Johnson as the sixth golfer to begin the Masters Tournament rated No. 1 in the world and go on to win the Masters (2020).
The victory was his fourth of the 2022 PGA season, making him the first golfer since Arnold Palmer in 1960, and just the second-ever, to win four events in a row to start a season. It was his fourth victory in his past six races.
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Meredith Scudder and Scottie Scheffler have been married for nearly 1 and a half years. Meredith, his wife, is frequently seen cheering him on throughout his games. The pair had been dating and knowing each other for nearly 6 years when they decided to marry.
Scudder and his wife Meredith both grew up in Texas and attended the same high school where he first met her and fell in love. The couple has no children at the moment.