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Rickie Fowler (USA)
Rickie Fowler
United States
December 13, 1988
19
5-9
Murrieta, Calif.
Oklahoma State
U.S. OPEN 2008 SCORES
POSITION: T60STATUS: +13HOLE: F
ROUND:1234TOTAL
SCORES:70797672297
U.S. OPEN HISTORY
This will be his first U.S. Open
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PERSONAL NOTES

At 19 years, 5 months, Fowler is the youngest player in the 2008 U.S. Open, edging Oklahoma State teammate Kevin Tway by six months; Tway turns 20 in July and Fowler turns 20 in December

Got into field as first alternate from Columbus, Ohio, sectional when 2003 PGA Championship winner Shaun Micheel withdrew; Fowler was the last man out of an 11-man playoff

Youngest member of the victorious 2007 USA Walker Team, going 3-1 in the Match at Royal County Down; One of four players from that team in 2008 Open field (Chris Kirk, Kyle Stanley and Dustin Johnson)

Quarterfinalist at the 2006 U.S. Amateur; also competed in 2007 U.S. Amateur but missed match-play cut

Competed in three U.S. Junior Amateurs (2004, '05 and '06), reaching the round of 16 in 2005

Winner of the 2008 Ben Hogan Award, recognizing the best amateur golfer among the collegiate ranks

Named first-team All-American (2007-08) by the Golf Coaches Association of America and winner of the Phil Mickelson Award for the most oustanding Division I freshman

Won two collegiate tournaments, including the Olympia Fields/Fighting Illini Invitational, where he matched Vijay Singh's course-record 63 in the second round. Singh shot the 63 in 2003 U.S. Open

Helped Oklahoma State finish fourth at NCAA Division I Championship; tied for fourth individually with 2004 U.S. Junior champion Sihwan Kim of Stanford

Champion of 2007 Sunnehanna and Players Amateur

Winner of the 2005 Western Junior

American Junior Golf Association first-team All-America in 2005 and '06


CUMULATIVE STATISTICS

* Calculated on holes #9 and #15
   Rickie Fowler +13
    Rickie Fowler  Field Average
Fairways Hit
 69.64%
 57.93%
*Avg. Driving Distance
 288.38
 290.64
Sand Saves
Greens Hit
Putts Per Hole


CHAMPIONSHIP RECAP

 EAGLESBIRDIESPARSBOGEYSDOUBLE BOGEYSOTHERS
Round 10411300
Round 2018900
Round 3038610
Round 4057600
Total013342410
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