PDGA Player & Rookie of the Year

The 2014 PDGA Player of the Year/Rookie of the Year calculations for Men and Women in North America are displayed below. The calculations are based solely on 2014 PDGA Tour data submitted to the PDGA Office through the September 30, 2014 ratings update plus USDGC. The top rookies in each division are highlighted.

Note: Players must be current PDGA members to be included in these calculations.

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2014 Top Men's Player & Rookie of the Year Candidates (as of 09/2014)

Rank Points PDGA # First Name Last Name City State Country
1 284 27523 Paul McBeth Huntington Beach CA USA
1 284 38008 Richard Wysocki Fort Mill SC USA
3 148 27171 Paul Ulibarri Phoenix AZ USA
4 135 9852 JohnE McCray Brandon FL USA
5 119.7 29064 Will Schusterick Madison TN USA
6 110 11794 Nathan Doss Bend OR USA
7 101 33705 Jeremy Koling Indian Trail NC USA
8 99 24341 Cale Leiviska Saint Paul MN USA
9 86 11534 Nikko Locastro Grass Valley CA USA
10 82 12626 David Feldberg Scottsdale AZ USA
11 81 18824 Nathan Sexton Chapel Hill NC USA
12 78.5 4666 Steven Rico Sylmar CA USA
13 75 30306 Joe Rovere Lafayette CO USA
14 59 31644 Bradley Williams Austin TX USA
15 57 26045 Matt Dollar Loganville GA USA
16 55 16058 Tyler Horne Columbus OH USA
17 46 13007 Josh Childs Harlem GA USA
18 42 13864 Garrett Gurthie Gainesville FL USA
19 40 17946 Joshua Anthon Rio Linda CA USA
20 39 25596 Kyle Crabtree Fife WA USA
21 38 5557 Mike Moser Wilmington DE USA
22 37.5 12989 Brian Schweberger Tarboro NC USA
23 33 31473 Dutch Napier Owensboro KY USA
24 32 34250 James Proctor Rohnert Park CA USA
25 30 17948 Scotty Burtard Sheboygan WI USA
25 30 39152 Jon Perry Grand Rapids MI USA
25 30 46314 Austin Pfaff Fredericksburg VA USA
28 28.5 29922 Stephen Miller Falmouth VA USA
29 28 18330 Matthew Orum Mobile AL USA
30 27.5 24962 Geoff Bennett Canton MI USA
30 27.5 53332 Tim Barham Howell MI USA
32 27 20300 Michael Johansen Denver NC USA
32 27 48950 Matt Bell Nevada City CA USA
34 26 25168 Devan Owens Owasso OK USA
35 25 10628 Steve Brinster Warwick NY USA
35 25 47407 Cameron Colglazier Theodore AL USA
37 24 26228 Dana Vicich Channahon IL USA
38 23 37817 Eagle Wynne McMahon Boulder CO USA
38 23 50312 Zackeriath Johnson Eureka MO USA
40 22 29264 Miles Seaborn Benbrook TX USA
41 21.7 45887 Joey Lutz Chattanooga TN USA
42 21.5 48346 Drew Gibson Fair Oaks CA USA
43 20 6840 Barry Schultz Louisburg NC USA
43 20 32091 Brock Shepherd Kaysville UT USA
45 19 29690 James Cole Red Bank TN USA
45 19 30548 Kody Custard Oklahoma City OK USA
45 19 47892 Kyle Eckmann Huntingtn Beach CA USA
45 19 49210 Jared Roan Highlands Ranch CO USA
49 18 16287 Devin Frederick Hellertown PA USA
49 18 22772 Justin Celmer Westminster CO USA
49 18 26100 Adam Olsen Cedar Rapids IA USA
49 18 38631 Zach Melton Gray TN USA
53 17.5 28977 Kyle Webster Oklahoma City OK USA

2014 Top Women's Player & Rookie of the Year Candidates (as of 09/2014)

Rank Points PDGA # First Name Last Name City State Country
1 407 44184 Catrina Allen Madison TN USA
2 283 29190 Paige Pierce Plano TX USA
3 244 17495 Valarie Jenkins Bend OR USA
4 128 34563 Sarah Hokom Caldwell ID USA
5 92 50656 Jessica Weese Grass Valley CA USA
6 87 15354 Jennifer Allen Tuttle OK USA
7 80 15863 Desiree Reading Wimberley TX USA
8 73 48976 Ohn Scoggins Los Angeles CA USA
9 71 31162 Liz Dorries Austin TX USA
10 70 3090 Elaine King Durham NC USA
11 66 33833 Paige Bjerkaas Aurora CO USA
12 63 36076 Jessie WestBell Shoreline WA USA
12 63 45396 Hannah Leatherman Telford PA USA
14 56 16737 Barrett White Forest Park IL USA
15 55 31068 Liz Carr Muskegon MI USA
16 49 34751 Melodie Bailey Spokane WA USA
17 45 51277 Holly Finley Murfreesboro TN USA
18 44 25166 Sarah DeMar Novi MI USA
19 39 32654 Lisa Fajkus Round Rock TX USA
20 38 43943 Andrea Meyers Jonesboro AR USA
21 37 47406 Rebekah Kersey Saint Charles MO USA
22 36 39504 Zoe Andyke Redmond OR USA
23 25 52106 Sara Senkbeil Spanish Fort AL USA
24 24 51229 Nicole Bradley Flagstaff AZ USA
25 23 9519 Lisa Warner Columbus OH USA
25 23 43896 Debbie Scott Charlotte NC USA
25 23 55231 Audrey Goetz Cloverdale CA USA
28 20 5408 Sharon Jenkins Hinckley OH USA
28 20 7879 Anni Kreml Richmond CA USA
28 20 44762 Becky Huff Winona MN USA
28 20 59431 Madison Walker Pensacola FL USA
32 19 18835 Courtney McCoy Senoia GA USA
32 19 53200 Jackolyn Halstead Oregon City OR USA
34 18 33725 Kelsey Wilmerding Missoula MT USA
35 16.5 33119 Leah Feltenstein Truckee CA USA
36 16 27725 Kristine King Paradise CA USA
37 15 23043 Tavish Carduff Kansas City MO USA
37 15 44603 Kristen Parsley Fredericksburg VA USA
37 15 44704 Jennifer Devries Newport News VA USA
37 15 56848 Danielle Dobbs Nashville TN USA
41 14 9545 Michelle Horn Raleigh NC USA
41 14 60226 Becky Gerhart Hilliard OH USA
43 12 13815 Carrie Berlogar Watsonville CA USA
43 12 34889 Samara Schrimsher Fort Worth TX USA
43 12 57029 Tabatha Ashley Dayton OH USA
46 11.5 59547 Amanda Zaccone Sacramento CA USA
47 11 25044 Antara De Bourbon Aptos CA USA
47 11 41459 Denise Cameron Emporia KS USA

Player and Rookie of the Year Points Process for 2014

PDGA US Major Finish – Pro Worlds, USDGC, USWDGC

  1. 30 points
  2. 18 points
  3. 16 points
  4. 14 points
  5. 12 points
  6. 10 points
  7. 8 points
  8. 6 points
  9. 4 points
  10. 2 points

National Tour Finish & International Major Finish

  1. 25 points
  2. 18 points
  3. 16 points
  4. 14 points
  5. 12 points
  6. 10 points
  7. 8 points
  8. 6 points
  9. 4 points
  10. 2 points

SuperTour Finishes (10) - Top Ten Best Finishes per Player

  1. 15 points
  2. 8 points
  3. 6 points
  4. 4 points
  5. 2 points

PDGA Tour Event Finishes – B tier

  1. 5 points

Bonus Points - Awarded to the top 10 leaders in the following categories:

Calendar Year Rating, Money Earned, Average Cash Per Event (Min 10 Events), Tournament Wins, Winning Percentage (Min. 10 Events)

  1. 20 points
  2. 18 points
  3. 16 points
  4. 14 points
  5. 12 points
  6. 10 points
  7. 8 points
  8. 6 points
  9. 4 points
  10. 2 points

Tie Breakers:

  1. Total Points in Major Finishes
  2. Highest Rated Round in an A-Tier or above
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