Caroline Masson Biography – Caroline Masson Wiki
Caroline Masson is a German professional golfer who plays on the Ladies European Tour (LET). She finished T-11 at the LPGA Final Qualifying Tournament to earn her LPGA Tour card for 2013. Masson claimed her first LPGA Tour victory by winning the Manulife LPGA Classic on 4 September 2016.
Masson was born and raised in Gladbeck in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, on 14 May 1989. Masson was introduced to golfing by her grandpa Claus, who took her to the golf club Schwarze Heide Bottrop-Kirchhellen e.V. She started playing golf at the age of five, at age 13, Caro became club champion at Golf Club Schwarze Heide Bottrop-Kirchhellen e.V. From that moment onwards, she has clearly focused on golf.
After her championship, Caro switched to Golf Club Hubbelrath where she successfully represented the ladies team in Golf Bundesliga 1 for several years. During her career as an amateur player, Caro won several national and international titles, such as the Spanish Ladies Open Amateur Championship (2008), and was chosen to play for Team Europe at the PING Junior Solheim Cup twice (2005 & 2007).
In 2009, Caro participated in the Ladies European Tour Qualifying School as an amateur and was able to win in her first attempt. Masson turned professional in 2009, playing on the Ladies European Tour (LET) for three years. She achieved 17 top-ten finishes, ranking second five times and winning the South African Women’s Open 2012. Since 2013, Caro has mainly played in the US, on the premier women’s professional golf organization, the LPGA. During her first year on the Tour, she was elected second-best Rookie.
Caroline is the only German player who was picked to play for the European Team at the Solheim Cup four times in a row. She also was a team member when Europe succeeded in winning the international competition on American soil for the first time in 2013. During the Olympic Games in Rio 2016, Caroline was the most successful German female golfer with a tied 21st place. Two weeks later Caro earned her first LPGA Tour victory at the Manulife LPGA Classic.
Caroline Masson Age
She was on May 14, 1989, in Gladbeck, Germany.
Caroline Masson Husband
Is Caroline Masson married? She and her fiancé, Jason McDede, were set to marry in 2020 but postponed to 2021 due to the pandemic. They got engaged in 2019. The golfer announced the happy news of their engagement on Instagram, writing: “So excited to spend the rest of my life with you.”
Masson’s fiancé, Jason McDede, carries the bag for Nelly Korda. In 2019 in Taiwan, Caroline Masson competed alongside Nelly in the final group at the LPGA Swinging Skirts. They eventually faced each other in a playoff, which Korda won.
“It was a little funny,” Masson told Golf Channel. “I’m quite happy to see them win. I’m proud of them and proud of the two of them, the way they work together, and, hopefully, I get another chance to beat them down the stretch the next few years.”
“At the end of the day, he is on my team and I am the one signing his paycheck,” Nelly good-naturedly joked. “Caroline is a great person, and she played amazing golf today. You know, it was kind of difficult for him because I guess he can be happy … but I wouldn’t be where I am without Jason. He made sure that he kept me in the game.”
Masson and McDede were on opposite sides again at the 2019 Solheim Cup. Masson and Jodi Ewart Shadoff squared off against the Korda sisters in Friday morning foursomes. The U.S. won.
Caroline Masson Career Earnings
Caroline Masson has earned $4,657,914 in career earnings.
Caroline Masson Height
She stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 m) tall.
Caroline Masson Net Worth
Caroline Masson’s net worth is estimated to be $2 million.
Golfer Caroline Masson Instagram
Caroline Masson’s Instagram is @caro_masson_.