Broke through for first major title in August 2016 when he held off then-world No. 1 Jason Day to claim the PGA Championship at Baltusrol Golf Club in Springfield, N.J. It gave Walker 10 career victories, six of which have come on the PGA Tour. Recruited to Baylor University by 1989 U.S. Amateur Public Links champion Tim Hobby. Met wife, Erin, while she was serving as a volunteer during a 2004 Tour event. Member of the 2014 and 2016 USA Ryder Cup and 2015 Presidents Cup teams.

U.S. Open Record
Year Site Scores To Par Finish
2018 Shinnecock Hills Golf Club 75-70-79-73--297 +17 T-56
2017 Erin Hills 77-73 +6 MC
2016 Oakmont Country Club 75-76 +11 MC
2015 Chambers Bay 72-73-72-75--292 +12 T-58
2014 Pinehurst Resort & C.C. (Course No. 2) 70-72-71-69--282 +2 T-9
2002 Bethpage State Park (Black Course) 77-76 +13 MC
2001 Southern Hills Country Club 79-66-74-73--292 +12 T-52

Road To Shinnecock Hills