Who's who in golf - Colleen Walker


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Name: - Colleen Walker
Country: - USA
Born : - Aug 16, 1956
Original Home/Club: -
Occupation: - Professional golfer
Turned Pro: - 1982

Roll of Honour

MAJORS [1] : du Maurier Classic (1997). Multiple winner on the US LPGA Tour (see Tournament listing below). Career wins (9).


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LPGA Tour player and current member of the US Women's Senior Golf Tour (WSGT).


Top tournaments won by Colleen Walker

1997Wmn MajorsCanadian Women's OpenGlen Abbey278 (-14)$180,000
Played as the du Maurier Classic (25th) (Jul 29-Aug 1). Second-placed Liselotte Neumann (Swe) finished 2 shots behind Walker (USA), who recorded her first and only major championship win. [Glen Abbey GC, Oakville, Ontario].
1997Wmn AmericaStar Bank LPGA ClassicCC of the North203 (-13)$90,000
Played as the Star Bank LPGA Classic in conjunction with The Children's Medical Centre (Aug 22-24). Second-placed Terry-Jo Meyers (USA) finished 2 shots behind Walker (USA), who recorded the last of her nine LPGA Tour wins. [CC of the North, Beavercreek, Dayton, Ohio].
1992Wmn AmericaHealthSouth InauguralWycliffe G&CC279 (-9)$60,000
Played as the Oldsmobile LPGA Classic. Walker (USA) beat Dawn Coe (Can) with a par at the first playoff hole. [Wycliffe G&CC, Wellington, nr West Palm Beach, FL].
1992Wmn AmericaLPGA Corning ClassicCorning CC276 (-12)$67,500
Played as the LPGA Corning Classic. Second-placed Alice Miller (USA) and Beth Daniel (USA) finished 5 shots behind Walker (USA). [Corning CC, Corning, nr Elmira, New York].
1992Wmn AmericaSafeco ClassicMeridian Valley CC277 (-11)$67,500
Played as the Safeco Classic. Second-placed Vicki Fergon (USA) and Rosie Jones (USA) finished 2 shots behind Walker (USA). [Meridian Valley CC, Kent, nr Seattle, WA].
1991Wmn AmericaLady Keystone OpenHershey CC207 (-9)$60,000
Played as the Lady Keystone Open. Second-placed Kris Tschetter (USA) and Beth Daniel (USA) finished 2 shots behind Walker (USA). [West course, Hershey CC, Hershey, PA].
1990Wmn AmericaWelch's ChampionshipRandolph GC276 (-12)$45,000
Played as the Circle K LPGA Tucson Open. Second-placed Pat Bradley (USA), Kate Rogerson (USA), Betsy King (USA) and Heather Drew (USA) finished 5 shots behind Walker (USA). [Randolph GC, Tucson, AZ; formerly called North course, Randolph Park].
1989Wmn AsiaNichirei Ladies CupTsukuba CC210$80,000
Played as the Nichirei International (Oct 27-29; individual low score prize within the US-Japan team match). Hiromi Kobayashi (Jpn) finished in second place behind Walker (USA). [Tsukuba CC, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan].
1988Wmn AmericaBoston Five ClassicFerncroft CC274 (-14)$45,000
Played as the Boston Five Classic. Second-placed Patty Sheehan (USA), Jane Geddes (USA), Jan Stephenson (Aus) and Kathryn Young-Robyn (USA) finished 8 shots behind Walker (USA). [Ferncroft CC, Middleton, nr Boston, MA].
1988Wmn AwardsLow Stroke Ave - LPGA71.26n/a
Walker (USA) won the Vare Trophy, recording the season's lowest scoring average on the LPGA Tour.
1988Wmn AmericaMazda ChampionsDorado Beach186 (-30)$250,000
Played as the Mazda Champions (Dec 16-18; unofficial 54-hole better-ball team event; the 12 teams each comprised an LPGA Tr and Snr PGA Tr player). Second-placed Jan Stephenson (Aus) & Ch Chi Rodriguez (PR/USA) finished 4 shots behind Colleen Walker (USA) & Dave Hill (USA). [East course, Dorado Beach Resort, Puerto Rico].
1987Wmn AmericaMayflower ClassicIndianapolis CC278 (-10)$52,500
Played as the Mayflower Classic. Second-placed Sally Quinlan (USA), Bonnie Lauer (USA), Patty Sheehan (USA) and Patti Rizzo (USA) finished 1 shot behind first-time LPGA Tour winner Walker (USA). [CC of Indianapolis, Indianapolis, Indiana].

 

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