PGA Tour golfer Grayson Murray dies by suicide after withdrawing from tournament

Professional golfer Grayson Murray tragically passed away on May 15, 2024, in Louisville, Kentucky.

The 30-year-old’s death has sent shockwaves through the golfing community, with many expressing their condolences and reflecting on his career and personal struggles.

Murray, who turned professional in 2015, had a notable career with two PGA Tour victories, including the Sony Open in Hawaii earlier this year. His career was also marked by challenges, including struggles with mental health, which he candidly discussed in public forums.

Murray had withdrawn during the second round of the 2024 Charles Schwab Challenge citing illness.

His family released a statement expressing their profound grief and requesting privacy during this difficult time and confirmed that Murray had died by suicide.

The PGA Tour also issued a tribute, highlighting Murray’s contributions to the sport and his resilience in overcoming numerous obstacles throughout his career.

Fellow PGA Tour player Harry Higgs paid an emotional tribute to Murray after his win on the Korn Ferry Tour urging everybody to be kid to one another.

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