Xander Schauffele is currently tied for first place in the British Open, keeping Jordan Spieth on his best game. Both men are 8-under thru five.
He was born Alexander Victor Schauffele on October 25, 1993, but he goes by Xander for short. As far as Schauffele’s nationality goes, his father is German and French (hence his last name) and his mother is Taiwanese and Japanese. He was born and raised in California.
Schauffele won his first PGA Tour event at the Greenbrier Classic on July 9, 2017. Two months later, Schauffele took home his second victory on the PGA Tour, winning the Tour Championship.
Source: Heavy Sports