Jason Day: 2011 Year in Review

1 of 6 Robert Beck / SI
Jason Day's first big tournament of the year was the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship in February. Day won two matches and finished T9 for his second top 10 of the season.
2 of 6 Al Tielemans / SI
Day's most impressive performance came in April at the Masters, where he birdied 17 and 18 on Sunday to tie for the clubhouse lead before finishing T2.
3 of 6 David Goldman / AP
One month later, Day shot a final-round 68 to finish T6 at the Players Championship, also known as the "fifth major."
4 of 6 Kohjiro Kinno / SI
After opening the U.S. Open with rounds of 71 and 72, Day rallied to shoot 65 and 68, finishing as the sole runner-up to Rory McIlroy.
5 of 6 Fred Vuich / SI
In yet another strong performance at a big tournament, Day placed T4 at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational in August. His final score of 268 included a 63 in the first round.
6 of 6 Fred Vuich / SI
After comfortably making the FedEx Cup playoffs, Day finished T3 at the Deutsche Bank Championship and T6 at the Tour Championship (pictured). He ended up finishing 12th in the FedEx Cup standings.