Lanto Griffin, a renowned American professional golfer who plays on the PGA Tour, is a well-known name. Lanto Griffin is the 2019 Houston Open winner, making it his first PGA Tour win. Lanto currently ranks 50th in the Official World Golf Ranking. Lanto Griffin’s net worth is approximately $4 million as of 2022.
|Full Name||Lanto Griffin|
|Date of Birth/Age||June 15, 1988 / 34 years old|
|Birthplace||Mount Shasta, California, U. S.|
|Source of Wealth||Golfing|
|Girlfriend||Maya Elizabeth Brown|
|Net Worth||$4 million|
Lanto Griffin was born in Mount Shasta (California), United States on June 15, 1988. He moved to Blacksburg, Virginia, with his family at a young age. His parents did not live in the same house for long periods of time. Lanto’s father Michael Griffin worked as a manager at Blackburg’s health food store.
Lanto played golf while he was in college. He was a student at Virginia Commonwealth University and showed early signs of being a great golfer. He was the Colonial Athletic Association Player-of-the Year in 2009. After a year of playing professionally in 2010, he began to play golf again.
Lanto Griffin Net Worth, Golf Career
Lanto had the chance to shine in the PGA Tour Latinoamerica after he was a consecutive player on both 2015 and 2016 PGA Tour Latinoamerica. He got the taste of his early victory after he won 2015’s professional golf tournament “Roberto De Vicenzo Punta del Este Open Copa NEC”. He continued his good performance and grabbed another championship “Virginia Open” in 2015.
Griffin’s success journey continued in 2017 after he grabbed the title of “Nashville Golf Open”. After his win, he aimed to secure his PGA Tour spot for the 2017-18 season. Lanto placed 23rd on regular-season Web.com Tour money lists, making his entry into the 2017-18 season.
He worked hard to improve his game after the season ended. He was able to participate on the Korn Ferry Tour in the 2019 season. He finished 6th overall in the regular season. He was also the winner of the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail Championship. He was now guaranteed a spot on the 2019 PGA Tour. He was the second player to enter the PGA Tour.
Lanto was determined to play his best during the 2019/20 PGA Tour season. He improved his game, and he was able to place in the top 20 at many PGA Tour Tournaments. He was able to win his first PGA Tour victory at the Houston Open after all of his hard work. After winning the tournament, Lanto won the $1,365,890.
Lanto Griffin’s Girlfriend- Elizabeth Brown
Maya Elizabeth Brown is the girlfriend of Lanto Griffin. They have been together for more than two years. Rumours are circulating that they will soon tie the knot. Maya is frequently captured with Lanto at the tournament. She even took time off to help her boyfriend play. Maya works as an attorney in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Lanto Griffin Net Worth
Lanto Griffin has been a professional golfer for over a decade and has made a handsome income since 2017. We can see that he earned $3583,80 in the 2017-18 season, $3188,586 in the 2019-20 season and $1,204.848 during 2020-21 season.
Starting 2022, Lanto Griffin’s personal wealth is estimated to be around $4 million. If Lanto Griffin continues to win large amounts from his golf tournaments, the net worth value will grow.