His high school golfing buddy from Milton, Fla., Heath Slocum, now himself a fellow pro, talked Weekley into joining him on the low-budget Emerald Coast Tour.
GREENSBORO, N.C. — It wasn’t easy, but Heath Slocum has played his way into the FedExCup Playoffs with a tie for 32nd at the Wyndham Championship.
Heath Slocum was born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana on February 3, 1974. Slocum attended the University of South Alabama where he was a three-time All-American. He currently plays on the PGA TOUR, and has earned 7 professional wins to date. While still on the Web.com Tour, Slocum became the second person to earn a “battlefield promotion” to the PGA TOUR by winning three Web.com Tour events in the same season. He is only the second player in Web.com Tour history to complete 72 holes without a bogey.