Height – 5 ft 10″
Date of birth – 2nd July 1962
Turned pro – 1985
Family – Single Children: Brandel Jr, Brennen & Bergen
Residence – Phoenix, Arizona

Brandel is now a regular analyst on the Golf Channel after a professional career spanning 20 years. A former University of Texas Longhorn, Brandel received All American honours and recorded his sole PGA Tour victory at the Greater Vancouver Open in 1998 with a winning score of -19 and finished 3 shots ahead of the late Payne Stewart. Brandel also had a victory on the Nationwide Tour in 1990 when he managed to hold onto his one shot lead and take the Ben Hogan New England Classic.

His best major finish was a tied 18th finish at the 1999 Masters, where after the first day he shared the lead.


Brandel is an avid supporter of the Phoenix Children’s Hospital.