Name: Rickie Fowler
Sport: Golf
Discipline(s): Golf
Height: 5-9
Weight: 150
DOB: 12/13/1988
Birthplace: Murrieta, Calif.
Hometown: Jupiter, Fla.
High School: Murrieta Valley High School (Murrieta, Calif.) '07
College: Oklahoma State University
Olympic Experience
  • Rio 2016 Olympic Games, T37 (men's golf)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2010 PGA TOUR Rookie of the Year
  • 2015 Deutsche Bank Championship, 1st
  • 2015 THE PLAYERS Championship, 1st
  • 2012 Wells Fargo Championship, 1st
  • 2016, Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship, 1st (European Tour)
  • 2015 Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open, 1st (European Tour)
  • 2011 Kolon Korea Open, 1st (OneAsia Tour)
  • One Presidents Cup team (2015) and two Ryder Cup teams (2010, 2014) representing the United States
  • Two-time first-team NCAA All-American (2008, 2009)
  • Ben Hogan Award winner as the nation's top collegian (2008)
  • Phil Mickelson Award winner as the nation's top collegiate freshman (2008)
Personal: Son of Rod and Lynn Fowler...Gave up serious dirt-bike riding after an accident prior to his freshman year in high school resulted in several broken bones in his foot. His father Rod won the 1986 Baja 1000 while racing for a Yamaha team...Turned professional in 2009...Established the Rickie Fowler Foundation in 2011 to help aid both the Japanese and Native American communities. The Foundation focuses on expanding educational opportunities surrounding each separate heritage and offers opportunities for at-risk youth.