Vol 20 July 2012

Mac Everett
General Chairman

Kym Hougham
Executive Director

Jan Ivey
Director of Marketing and Sponsor Relations

Tony Schuster
Director of Operations

Gwen Crow
Tournament Coordinator

Paula Burnett
Volunteer Coordinator

Christine Lockett
Tournament Project Manager

James Stevens
Tournament Assistant

Profile of Rickie Fowler

Born: December 13, 1988, Murietta, CA

Height: 5ft, 9in

Interests: Fishing, Motocross

Turned Pro: 2009

Professional Victories: 2011 Kolon Korea Open (unofficial), 2012 Wells Fargo Championship

Website: www.rickiefowler.com

Twitter: @RickieFowlerPGA

Facebook: /RickieFowlerGolf

Career Highlights:

Voted Rookie of the Year on the PGA TOUR in 2010 after seven top-10 finishes that placed him inside the top 30 on the money list. Selected as captain's pick for the United States Ryder Cup team and responded with an electric singles match against Edoardo Molinari, posting birdies on final four holes to come from 4-down to halve the match.

In 2011, won his first tournament as a professional, the Kolon Korea Open on the OneAsia Tour, when he rolled to a six-stroke win over Rory McIlroy in early October.

Two-time All-America at Oklahoma State University. Named winner of the Ben Hogan Award as the nation's top collegian after his first year. Also won the Phil Mickelson Award as the nation's top freshman.

Was unbeaten in four matches and helped the United States defeat Great Britain at the 2009 Walker Cup.

He had a 3-1 record in the 2007 Walker Cup in Northern Ireland, where he was the youngest player on the victorious U.S. team.

Had five career runner-up finishes before win at Wells Fargo Championship.

 

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