Know About J. T. Poston; Parents, Golfer, PGA, Rankings, Dating, Age

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Published Date: 06 Aug, 2019 Updated date: 06 Aug, 2019 By Celebs Podium

The American professional golfer, J. T. Poston just bagged his first professional win by claiming the Wyndham Championship held in North Carolina. With that, he moves to 77th in PGA Tour World Ranking.

J. T. Poston turned professional in 2015 after enjoying a brisk spell with his high school and college teams. He is now enjoying a great professional start while living in a bliss off-the-field with this beautiful girlfriend.

J. T. Poston Short Bio: Age, Parents, Height

The 26-years-of-age golfer was born as James Tyree Poston on 1 June 1993 in Hickory, North Carolina, the United States. He is one of two sons of his parents, James Tyree Sr. and Cheryl Poston. Poston has a brother named Bailey Poston.

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J. T. Poston wishes Mother’s Day to his mom on 14 May 2018 (Picture: Poston’s Instagram)

Standing at a tall height of 6 feet and 1 inch (1.85 m), Poston started playing golf for his Hickory High School team. Later on, he carried his amateur career to the Western Carolina University.

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Career: PGA, Rankings

The talented golfer turned pro in 2015 and started 2016 with no status on any tour. He then Monday qualified for the United Leasing Championship on the Tour, where he finished T23. With that result, Poston earned the entry into the Rex Hospital Open. After five more top 15s, Poston finished 10th on the regular-season money list and earned a 2017 PGA Tour card.

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J. T. Poston with his maiden PGA Tour win (Picture: Golf Monthly)

Finally, J. T. Poston had his hand on the first professional PGA Tour win when he bagged the Wyndham Championship on 4 August 2019. He claimed the trophy after going -8 in the final round and going bogey-free in the tournament. Following a win, Poston cemented the 77th position in the PGA Tour World Ranking.

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J. T. Poston’s Dating Life

After stalking at the professional golfer’s social media accounts, it is clear that the sportsman is already living a blissful relationship life. He is currently dating a beautiful girl named Nicole Nielly. Nicole is the Law student of the University of Georgia.

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J. T. Poston with his girlfriend Nicole Nielly in Athens on 26 February 2019 (Picture: Poston’s Instagram)

J. T. Poston and Nicole often appear together on the former’s Instagram posts. The two keep on attending different functions together and seem to find perfect reasons to be in each other’s corner. Looking at their bond, we assume it won’t be long until Poston takes Nicole as his lawful wife.

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Some Interesting Facts About J. T. Poston

  • It was J. T. Poston’s grandfather who introduced him to golf, giving him a plastic set of clubs around age 2.
  • He bagged two consecutive Southern Conference titles while playing for the Western Carolina University.
  • With the Wyndham Championship triumph, Poston became the first player since 1974 to win a PGA Tour event while going bogey-free.
  • He earned the winning amount of $1.116 million with the title triumph.  
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