Phil Mickelson Facts
American professional golfer
- Phil Mickelson won four major championships and a total of 40 events on the PGA Tour.
- He reached his career high world ranking of 2nd in multiple years.
- He is nicknamed 'Lefty' for his left-handed swing.
- He was elected into the World Golf Hall of Fame in November 2011 and was inducted in May 2012.
- He graduated from the University of San Diego High School in 1988.
- He attended Arizona State University in Tempe on a golf scholarship and graduated in 1992.
- He turned pro in 1992 following his graduation.
- His playing style is described by as "aggressive" and highly social.