Stephan Jäger

Stephan Jäger
Personal information
Born (1989-05-30) 30 May 1989
Munich, Germany
Height 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Weight 170 lb (77 kg; 12 st)
Nationality  Germany
College University of Tennessee-Chattanooga
Turned professional 2012
Current tour(s) Tour
Former tour(s) PGA Tour Latinoamérica
Professional wins 1
Number of wins by tour Tour 1
Best results in major championships
Masters Tournament DNP
U.S. Open CUT: 2015
The Open Championship DNP
PGA Championship DNP

Stephan Jäger (born 30 May 1989), also known as Stephan Jaeger, is a German professional golfer. He played collegiate golf at University of Tennessee-Chattanooga.

He qualified for the 2015 U.S. Open where he would shoot 74-80 to miss the cut.[1]

At the 2016 Ellie Mae Classic, Jäger shot a 58 in the first round and followed it up with rounds of 65-64-63 to claim his first Tour victory. He set the 72-hole aggregate record with his 250[2] and tied the to-par record, at 30 under par,[3] and won by 7 strokes over Rhein Gibson. He also set the 36-hole and 54-hole records.[4] Despite the win, Jäger finished 28th on the regular season money list, three spots short of a guaranteed PGA Tour card.

Professional wins (1) Tour wins (1)

No.DateTournamentWinning scoreMargin of victoryRunner-up
1 31 Jul 2016 Ellie Mae Classic −30 (58-65-64-63=250) 7 strokes Australia Rhein Gibson

Results in major championships

Tournament 2015
Masters Tournament DNP
U.S. Open CUT
Open Championship DNP
PGA Championship DNP

DNP = Did not play
CUT = missed the half-way cut

Team appearances


  1. Uchiyama, David (17 June 2015). "Bound for U.S. Open, Jaeger proud to call Chattanooga home". Times Free Press. Retrieved 31 July 2016.
  2. "Jaeger posts record low 72-hole aggregate". PGA Tour. 31 July 2016. Retrieved 31 July 2016.
  3. "Jaeger matches lowest 72-hole score to par in Tour history". PGA Tour. 31 July 2016. Retrieved 2 August 2016.
  4. "From 58 to victory: A special week for Jaeger". PGA Tour. 31 July 2016. Retrieved 2 August 2016.

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