Cameron Percy, 46, made his first Players Championship appearance this week. Photo: Kevin C. Cox, Getty Images
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLORIDA | Every year at its flagship event, the PGA Tour assembles all of the players making their first appearance in the Players Championship for a collective interview-palooza. There were 16 of them this year, including the 20-something rising stars you expect to see, such as Will Zalatoris, Robert MacIntyre, Doc Redman, Denny McCarthy and Xinjun Zhang.
Then there was the 46-year-old bald guy named Cameron from Australia. No, not Cameron Smith. Or Cameron Davis.
It’s Cameron Percy. You’ve heard of him; you just don’t realize you’ve heard of him.
Cameron Percy Photo: Jennifer Perez, PGA Tour via Getty Images
Percy has been floating around on the periphery of PGA Tour relevance for so long you probably have never noticed. He’s like that parsley that garnishes your dish – you know it’s there but never really pay much attention to it.
The one chance in 164 PGA Tour starts that Percy had the...
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