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Eligibility Categories/Performance Benefits


2018 WEB.COM TOUR ELIGIBILITY CATEGORIES

Reshuffles will take place at the conclusion of the Club Colombia Championship and every fourth tournament thereafter.

2018 WEB.COM TOUR ELIGIBILITY CATEGORIES

1.   Tournament Winners
Winners of Web.com Tour co-sponsored events in the last calendar year or during the current year.
Casey Wittenberg
D.H. Lee


2.   Past Champion of Current Week's Event

3.   2017 Order of Merit Leaders
Mackenzie Tour-PGA TOUR Canada – Kramer Hickok
PGA TOUR Latinoamerica – Jose de Jesus Rodriguez


4.   Winner of 2017 Web.com Tour Qualifying Tournament
Lee McCoy

5.   Top 75 Money Leaders from 2017 Web.com Tour Regular Season
Nicholas Thompson
Jimmy Gunn
Chris Baker
Jason Gore
Alex Prugh
Jonathan Hodge
Taylor Moore
Augusto Nunez
Josh Teater
Scott Gutschewski
Adam Long
Billy Kennerly
Scott Harrington
K.H. Lee
Matt Harmon
Luke Guthrie
Carlos Ortiz 
Jamie Arnold
Roger Sloan
Sebastian Munoz
Justin Hueber
Rafael Campos
David Skinns
Eric Axley
Seth Reeves
John Chin
Anders Albertson
Michael Johnson
Mito Pereira
Wes Roach
Adam Svensson
Jin Park
Ben Kohles
Vince Covello
Blake Adams
Sepp Straka
Derek Ernst
Scott Langley
Rhein Gibson
Jacques Blauuw


6.   Next 25 Money Leaders from 2017 Web.com Tour Finals who did not earn a PGA TOUR card
Ben Crane
Matthew Southgate
Cameron Percy
Roberto Castro
Ryo Ishikawa
Zac Blair
Hunter Mahan
Julian Etulain


7.   Finishers 2-10 and ties at previous year's Qualifying Tournament
Sung-jae Im
Mark Blakefield
Curtis Luck
Kent Bulle
Brian Richey
Alex Kang
Mark Hubbard
Bio Kim
Ryan Yip
Maverick McNealy
Max Marsico
Sam Burns
Garrett Osborn
Connor Arendell


8.   Finishers 11-45 and ties at previous year's Qualifying Tournament
Michael Hebert
Chip Lynn
Cameron Champ
Chris Thompson
Conner Godsey
Jose Toledo
Ben Taylor
Stuart MacDonald
Sebastian Cappelen
Gerardo Ruiz
Albin Choi
Christian Brand
Max Rottluff
Wyndham Clark
Seann Harlingten
Joey Garber
Matt Ryan
Chad Ramey
Patrick Newcomb
Edward Loar
Grant Leaver
Fernando Mechereffe
Hank Lebioda
Nick Rousey
Bryan Bigley
Bo Hoag
Mark Baldwin
Kevin Dougherty
Chase Wright
Kyle Jones
Brad Hopfinger
Brandon Crick
Patrick Sullivan
Brandon Matthews
Trevor Murphy
Erik Barnes
Justin Lower
Seth Fair
Michael Weaver
Jhared Hack
Brady Schnell


9.   Former fully-exempt PGA TOUR members
Stuart Appleby
Angel Cabrera
Erik Compton
Brian Davis
Brendon de Jonge
Spencer Levin
George McNeill
Jeff Overton
Mark Wilson
Charlie Beljan
 

10.   PGA TOUR Members 48-49 years old (3 spots per event)
Ernie Els
Retief Goosen
Chris DiMarco
Tim Herron
Rod Pampling
Shigeki Maruyama
Dudley Hart
Frank Lickliter
Brett Quigley
Ken Duke
Cameron Beckman
Shaun Micheel


11.   Special members/medical (exempt)
Dan McCarthy
Richard Johnson
Bhavik Patel
Jason Millard
Jim Renner
Jonathan Kaye
John Mallinger
Brian Smock
Joseph Bramlett
Ariel Canete
Roland Thatcher
Chris Tidland
Zach Fullerton
Scott Pinckney
Brock Mackenzie
Matt Fast
Derek Lamely


12.   Top 25 finishers of Regular Season; Top 25 finishers of Finals

13.   Open qualifiers (12 spots)

14.    Sponsor exemptions (Members not otherwise exempt)

15.    Sponsor exemptions (Unrestricted)

16.    Sponsor exemptions - Web.com

17.    Top 25 from previous event

18.    Top 25 official money list at time of reorder

19.    PGA TOUR -- not exempt for current event

20.    PGA TOUR -- Points List (Nos. 151-200)
Henrik Norlander
Kyle Reifers
Tag Ridings
Tim Wilkinson
Andres Gonzales
Haotong Li
Ryan Brehm
Scott Hend
Boo Weekley
Brian Campbell
Steven Alker
Bill Lunde
Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano
Bryce Molder
Mark Anderson
Brett Drewitt
Andres Romero
Dicky Pride


21.    Top 100 money leaders/QT finalists -- PGA TOUR past champions/veteran members
John Merrick

22.    Web.com Tour -- Past Champions, 2016 and 2015
Mathew Goggin
Andrew Svoboda
James Driscoll
Max Homa
Dawie van der Walt
Brad Fritsch
Tyler Aldridge


23.    Finishers 76-100 WCT Regular Season/Additional QT Finishers/2-5 Canada/2-5 Latinoamerica
Samuel Del Val
Vince India
Jared Wolfe
Robby Shelton
Carlos Sainz, Jr.
Johnny Ruiz
Jimmy Stanger
Andre Metzger
Nelson Ledesma
Rico Hoey
Oscar Fraustro
William Kropp
Chris Naegel
Ken Looper
Armando Favela
Michael Arnaud
Michael Buttacavoli
Jeff Gove
Steven Ihm
Michael Letzig
Rich Cochran III
Tom Whitney
Chase Parker
Curtis Thompson
Alexandre Rocha
Lorens Chan
Donald Constable
Jack Maguire
Jim Knous
Ray Beaufils
Max McGreevy
Curtis Reed
A.J. McInerney
Andrew Novak
Mark Anguiano
Sean Kelly
Timothy Madigan
Bobby Gates
Richard Lee
Yi Kuen Chang
Daniel Mazziotta
Carter Jenkins
Brad Brunner
John Oda
J.T. Griffin
Mike Van Sickle
Brett Lederer
Derek Barron
Riley Davenport
Jordan Russell
Blake Olson
Trevor Cone
Michael Smith
Jordan Niebrugge
James White
Ryan Baca
Joaquin Niemann
Gunn Yang
Michael McGowan
Brad Schneider
Justin Hicks
Matthew Oshrine
Ricardo Celia
T.J. Vogel
Zach Zaback
Rodolfo Cazaubon
Cyril Bouniol
Merrick Bremner
Cameron Davis
Doug Letson
Blake Palmer
Kevin Lucas
T.T. Crouch
Sean Crocker
Dillon Rust
Miguel Angel Carballo
JD Dornes
Justin Korte
Hunter Shattuck
Michael Putman
Kevin Hall
Tee-K Kelly
Adam Webb
MJ Daffue
Bruce Woodall
Hunter Hamrick
Jimmy Beck


24.    PGA TOUR Past Champions, Team Winners, Veteran Members beyond 150 on money list

25.    Nonexempt special members/medical
David Branshaw
Evan Harmeling


26.    Special Temporary Members/Web.com Tour

27.    PGA TOUR -- Past Champions

28.    PGA TOUR -- Temporary Members

29.    PGA TOUR -- Team Winners

30.    PGA TOUR -- Veteran Members

31.    Web.com Tour Past Champions (2009-2014)
Kevin Johnson
Darron Stiles
Nick Flanagan
Hunter Haas
Fran Quinn
Michael Sim
Vance Veazey
Peter Tomasulo
Alex Aragon
David Mathis
D.J. Brigman
Byron Smith
Bronson La'Cassie
Willy Wilcox
Benjamin Alvarado
Kevin Foley
Chris Wilson
Paul Haley II
James Nitties
Steve Friesen
Scott Gardiner
Tom Gillis
Bubba Dickerson


32.    Web.com Tour -- Veteran Members
Esteban Toledo
Paul Claxton
Jeff Brehaut
Scott Dunlap
Cliff Kresge
Tommy Tolles
Craig Bowden
Jeff Gallagher
Brad Elder
John Riegger
Pete Jordan
Sonny Skinner
Jeff Hart
Steve Allan
John Elliott
Bob Friend
Joe Daley
Sean Murphy
Craig Kanada
P.H. Horgan III
Deane Pappas
Todd Demsey
Lee Rinker
Jeff Klauk
David Sutherland


33.    Additional Open Qualifiers

    Web.com Tour Performance Benefits
      For the PGA TOUR:
      • The top-25 players from the Web.com Tour Regular Season money list earn their PGA TOUR cards (with positioning determined in the Finals).
      • The top-25 players on the Web.com Tour Finals money list who do not already have a card also earn a PGA TOUR Card (with positioning determined in the Finals).
      • Any Web.com Tour member who wins three events in the same calendar year becomes eligible immediately for PGA TOUR membership in the current year and is exempt from the reshuffle the following year.
      • The leading money winner from the top-25 Web.com Tour Regular Season, using combined money earned on the Web.com Tour Regular Season money list and money earned in the Web.com Tour Finals, and the leading money winner from the official Web.com Tour Finals money list at the conclusion of the Finals, should they be different players, are exempt from the PGA TOUR reshuffle the following year and are also awarded an exemption into THE PLAYERS Championship.
      For the Web.com Tour:
      • Winners of Web.com Tour events are fully exempt for Web.com Tour Regular Season events for the balance of the year of their win and the following full year. They are then eligible via Past Champion categories for an additional eight years.
      • The top-75 players on the Web.com Tour Regular Season money list are fully exempt for the following year’s Web.com Tour Regular Season events.
      • The next 25 players on the Web.com Tour Finals money list who did not earn PGA TOUR cards are fully exempt for the following year’s Web.com Tour Regular Season events.
      • Finishers 76 to 100 on the Web.com Tour Regular Season money list are conditionally exempt for the following year’s Web.com Tour Regular Season events.
      • Winners of Web.com Tour events are exempt for the particular tournament won for the following five years.
      • PGA TOUR 126-150 in FedExCup points are eligible in the current year for the Web.com Tour Finals and are fully exempt for the following year on the Web.com Tour.
      • PGA TOUR 151-200 in FedExCup points are eligible in the current year for the Web.com Tour Finals and have conditional status for the following year on the Web.com Tour.
      Other Performance Benefits:
      • Players within the next 50 players who did not earn a PGA TOUR card through the Web.com Tour Finals are exempt into the final stage of the Web.com Tour Qualifying Tournament.
      • Finishers 76-85 on the Web.com Tour Regular Season money list are exempt to the Web.com Tour Qualifying Tournament.
      • Finishers 86 to 100 on the Web.com Tour Regular Season money list and any player who played in the Web.com Tour Finals are exempt into the second stage of the Web.com Tour Qualifying Tournament.
      • Winners of Web.com Tour tournaments in the previous three seasons are exempt into the second stage of the Web.com Tour Qualifying Tournament.
      • Finishers 1 through 50 on the previous year’s Web.com Tour Regular Season money list and winners of Web.com Tour events in the current year and previous year are exempt from local qualifying for the U.S. Open.