Rory McIlroy has been named PGA Player of the Year twice in past three years.
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Rory McIlroy was named the PGA Tour Player of the Year on Wednesday, while Chesson Hadley captured Rookie of the Year honors.
PGA Tour members who played in at least 15 official money events this past season were eligible to vote.
"My congratulations to Rory and Chesson for their outstanding accomplishments that earned them season-ending honors from their peers," said PGA Tour commissioner Tim Finchem in a statement. "Both players earned their awards with their consistent and steady play throughout the season."
McIlroy, a two-time major champion in 2014, was selected over fellow major winners Bubba Watson and Martin Kaymer, as well as FedEx Cup champion Billy Horschel and Jimmy Walker.