Eric Monti, PGA

Illinois native turned California pro

Eric Monti was an American professional golfer who played on the PGA Tour in the 1940’s, 1950’s, and 1960’s. He turned professional in 1943 and was a three-time winner on Tour. His best finish in a major championship was T-6th at the 1961 U.S. Open. He claimed the SCPGA Championship on five different occasions and won the Northern California Open once.