Rocco Mediate Biography
Rocco Anthony Mediate one of the pre-eminent professional golfers. He is widespread-ly recognize for winning six-times PGA Tour and three times Champions Tour. Similarly, he is well known for his excellent putting and use of a long putter.
Rocco Early life and Education
Rocco was born on December 17, 1962, in Greensburg, Pennsylvania, the United States. He is a son of a barber. Likewise, Rocco holds an American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.
Twitter: Professional golfer, Rocco at his young age;
Around 1990, Family House Event, Pittsburgh #tbt #theking #thelegend @arnoldpalmerofficial pic.twitter.com/jhhdfftOZT
— Rocco Mediate (@RoccoMediate) April 21, 2017
Rocco completed his primary education from the Hempfield Area High School and joined Florida Southern College. At Florida, he began playing golf along with his close friend Lee Janzen and also became the member of the golf team. During that time, they led Florida Southern to the 1985 Division II national team championship.
Rocco Professional Career
Rocco began playing golf professionally since the year of 1985. Although he did not have a major game influence in his family, he successfully inclined towards his golf career with his hard effort. Moreover, he became the first player to win on the PGA Tour in 1991.
As of now, the talented Rocco has played several games. Likewise, he has won twelve professional wins where it includes, six PGA Tour Wins, three Champions Tour Wins, and three other wins. Some of his notable titles are listed below.
Champions Tour Wins
- Allianz Championship- Feb 10, 2013
- Shaw Charity Classic- Sep 1, 2013
- Senior PGA Championship- May 29, 2016
PGA Tour wins
- Doral-Ryder Open- May 4, 1991
- Phoenix Open- Jan 31, 1999
- Buick Open- Aug 13, 2000
- Frys.com Open- Oct 17, 2010
- 1999 Callaway Golf Pebble Beach Invitational
- 2002 Franklin Templeton Shootout
- 2003 CVS Charity Classic
Youtube: Talented Golfer, Rocco Mediate vs Professional golfer, Tiger Woods during the U.S Open Golf 2008 Playoff.
Currently, hard working Rocco is busy on his career, and he is focusing on his upcoming games.
Rocco Personal life
Handsome and talented, Rocco is a married man. He married to his gorgeous girlfriend named Linda Mediate in the year of 1988. The husband and wife have three children from their relationships named Marco, Nicco, and Rocco Mediate. The couple has been in a relationship for almost 28 years but still, they have a strong bond together.
Twitter: Rocco and his three sons, during his eldest son graduation.
And just like that, my youngest graduates from high school. Congrats Marco! #soproud #timeflies pic.twitter.com/mSl3WBQjzb
— Rocco Mediate (@RoccoMediate) June 13, 2014
Rocco Net worth
Rocco makes a decent amount of money from his golf career. The handsome Rocco has a huge salary and it has boosted his net worth. As of 2017, his net worth is estimated at around $16 million.