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Dean Wilson
Personal information
Full name Dean Hiroshi Wilson
Born December 17, 1969 (1969-12-17) (age 51)
Kaneohe, Hawaii
Height 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Weight 175 lb (79 kg; 12.5 st)
Nationality  United States
Career
College Brigham Young University
Turned professional 1992
Current tour(s) PGA Tour
Former tour(s) Japan Golf Tour
Professional wins 11
Number of wins by tour
PGA Tour 1
Japan Golf Tour 6
Other 4
Best results in Major Championships
The Masters Tournament T30: 2007
U.S. Open T30: 2001
The Open Championship CUT: 2001, 2002
PGA Championship T29: 2006

Dean Hiroshi Wilson (born December 17, 1969) is an American professional golfer.

Wilson was born in Kaneohe, Hawaii. He turned professional in 1992 after graduating from Brigham Young University and has won six times on the Japan Golf Tour and once on the PGA Tour. After a poor 2009 season Wilson lost his PGA Tour playing rights. He regained full tour status in 2010 while starting outside top 150 from previous year's money list. Wilson has not played a full season since 2011.

Professional wins (11)

PGA Tour wins (1)

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of
victory
Runner-up
1 Aug 13, 2006 The International 34 pts (2-11-9-12=34) Playoff United States Tom Lehman

PGA Tour playoff record (1–0)

No. Year Tournament Opponent Result
1 2006 The International United States Tom Lehman Won with birdie on second extra hole

Japan Golf Tour wins (6)

Legend
Japan majors (1)
Other Japan Golf Tour (5)
No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of
victory
Runner-up
1 Jul 16, 2000 Aiful Cup −14 (67-69-69-66=271) 1 stroke Japan Eiji Mizoguchi
2 May 13, 2001 Japan PGA Championship −3 (68-68-71-74=281) 4 strokes Japan Hideki Kase
3 Sep 2, 2001 Japan PGA Match-Play Championship Promise Cup 2 & 1 Republic of China Lin Keng-chi
4 Nov 4, 2001 Ube Kosan Open −21 (65-67-68-67=267) 1 stroke Japan Taichi Teshima
5 Apr 28, 2002 Tsuruya Open −11 (69-67-69-68=273) 2 strokes Japan Toru Taniguchi
6 Jun 30, 2002 Gateway to The Open Mizuno Open −11 (71-69-70-67=277) 1 stroke Japan Kiyoshi Miyazato

Other wins (4)

  • 1999 Utah Open
  • 2007 Hawaii State Open
  • 2012 Hawaii State Open
  • 2014 Hawaii State Open

Results in major championships

Tournament 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
Masters Tournament T30
U.S. Open T30 CUT CUT T51 CUT
The Open Championship CUT CUT
PGA Championship CUT CUT T29 CUT T47

     Did not play CUT = missed the half-way cut
"T" = tied

Results in The Players Championship

Tournament 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
The Players Championship CUT CUT CUT T10 CUT CUT

     Top 10      Did not play CUT = missed the halfway cut
"T" indicates a tie for a place

Results in World Golf Championships

Tournament 2006 2007
Match Play
Championship T22 T16
Invitational T45

     Did not play "T" = Tied

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