Rickie Yuta Fowler is a PGA Tour professional golfer from the United States. He improved to #4 in the Official World Golf Ranking after defeating Belgian Thomas Pieters at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship.
From 2007 to 2008, he held the number one amateur ranking for 37 weeks in a row. He is a self-taught golfer whose potential was evident at a young age when he won the SW League Final while still in school.
He has twice won the Walker Cup while representing the United States. In 2008, he received the Ben Hogan Award for his outstanding efforts at such a young age.
Rickie Fowler Siblings: Meet Sister Taylor Fowler
Rickie Fowler, an American golfer, and his sister Taylor Fowler are three years apart in age.
Taylor is the professional golfer’s younger sister. Taylor Fowler is a golfer as well.
She was born to her parents, Rod and Lynn Flower. Since Taylor Fowler was born in 1991, April 30 she is presently 30 years old.
Both Taylor and Rickie were raised in the Californian city of Murrieta. She finished her senior year of high school at Murrieta Valley High School and competed in school athletics for three years.
She only played golf for the Nighthawks as a junior and senior in high school, under the tutelage of Coach Brian Brusch.
She also played softball for two years. Taylor Fowler topped all scorers for the Titans, averaging 79.36 points per game. In 2009-10, she also played in the Titans’ relaunched women’s golf program, playing 19 rounds.