Bio
Age
50
Starts
19
BEST ROUND
66
1997, 2009
First, Second
Best FINISH
5th (1999)

His 20th U.S. Open start just might be his most memorable as he will tee it up in the first Open ever held in his home state of Wisconsin. Stricker qualified by shooting 10-under 132 in the Memphis, Tenn., sectional, which earned him medalist honors in the field of 108 golfers who competed at Germantown Country Club and Ridgeway Country Club. Of his 22 professional wins, 12 have come on the PGA Tour, including three during the 2009 season. Owns four top-10 U.S. Open finishes, but has made the cut in 17 of 19 appearances. Runner-up to Vijay Singh in the 1998 PGA Championship. Played his college golf at University of Illinois, where he was an All-American in 1988 and 1989. His wife, Nicki, will serve as his caddie at Erin Hills. His brother-in-law, Mario Tiziani, who now serves as his manager, also played professional golf, as did his father-in-law, Dennis Tiziani. This fall, he will serve as captain of the U.S. Presidents Cup Team. Represented the U.S. on three Ryder Cup and five Presidents Cup teams.

U.S. Open Record
YEAR SITE SCORES TO PAR FINISH
2014 Pinehurst Resort & C.C. (Course No. 2) 70-71-73-71--285 +5 T-21
2013 Merion Golf Club 71-69-70-76--286 +6 T-8
2012 The Olympic Club 76-68-73-69--286 +6 T-15
2011 Congressional Country Club 75-69-69-70--283 -1 T-19
2010 Pebble Beach Golf Links 75-74-77-73--299 +15 T-58
2009 Bethpage State Park (Black Course) 73-66-72-74--285 +5 T-23
2008 Torrey Pines (South Course) 73-76-71-72--292 +8 T-29
2007 Oakmont Country Club 75-73-68-76--292 +12 T-13
2006 Winged Foot Golf Club 70-69-76-73--288 +8 T-6
2004 Shinnecock Hills Golf Club 75-73 +8 MC
2002 Bethpage State Park (Black Course) 72-77-69-71--289 +9 T-16
2001 Southern Hills Country Club 73-75 +8 MC
2000 Pebble Beach Golf Links 75-74-75-72--296 +12 T-27
1999 Pinehurst Resort & C.C. (Course No. 2) 70-73-69-73--285 +5 5th
1998 The Olympic Club 73-71-69-73--286 +6 T-5
1997 Congressional Country Club 66-76-75-72--289 +9 T-36
1996 Oakland Hills Country Club 74-71-75-71--291 +11 T-60
1995 Shinnecock Hills Golf Club 71-70-71-74--286 +6 T-13
1993 Baltusrol Golf Club (Lower Course) 72-72-76-72--292 +12 83rd

Road To Erin Hills