Jimmy Walker Biography

(Professional Golf Player)

Jimmy Walker is a professional golfer from Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Jimmy Walker is a married man.

More about the relationship

Jimmy Walker is a married man. He is married to Erin Stiegemeier. The couple met back in  2004 at a Nationwide Tour event where Erin was a volunteer. Erin worked as a show jumper earlier but nowadays we can find her writing articles on sports, especially golf. They have two sons McLain Walker and Beckett Walker and live a happily married life in Boerne, Texas to the present days.

Relationship Facts of Jimmy Walker

  • Jimmy Walker is married to Erin Stiegemeier.
  • He is father of two sons McLain Walker and Beckett Walker.
  • Jimmy Walker is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

Who is Jimmy Walker?

Jimmy Walker is a professional golfer from Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. He plays on the PGA Tour. He has won six times on the PGA Tour so far. His major win was in 2016 when he won the PGA Championship title.

Jimmy Walker: Birth Facts, Family and Childhood

Jimmy Walker was born on January 16, 1979, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. His full name is James William Walker. His father is James Carter Walker and his mother’s name is Lorena Walker. The Walkers moved to Texas when Jimmy was still a kid somewhere near San Antonio.

Jimmy Walker: Educational History

Jimmy attended Canyon High School in New Braunfels, Texas. In 1997, he graduated from high school and attended Baylor University. The university is located in Waco, Texas. he played golf at Baylor and after graduation, he turned professional at the age of 22.

Jimmy Walker: Early Profession and Career

Jimmy started his professional career in 2001. He started playing on the Nationwide Tour throughout 2003 and 2004. The first two professional events that he won are BellSouth Panama Championship and Chitimacha Louisiana Open. The Nationwide tour not only brought him fortunes but also paved the way to his PGA career.

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Caption: Jimmy Walker and his wife (Source: Chronicle)

His early career in the PGA was not a huge success and it let him be deprived economically. In 2005, Walker was unable to play the full season due to his injury. He played his first full season in 2006 at the PGA tour and ended 202 on the money list. He was not qualified for the 2007 season so he played in the Nationwide tour again and ended 25th on the money list.

This qualified him for the 2008 PGA Tour. He barely made it to the 2009 season with  13 cuts in 24 events, with three top-25 finishes. The 2009 season was a little better for Jimmy and he was 125th on the money list and secured the last available tour card for the next season. His PGA Tour got better in 2010-12. By the end of 2013 season, Walker finished T2, T3, and T4 and earned more than $2 million.

Jimmy won his first PGA Tour event in 2014 at the 2013 Frys.com Open against Vijay Singh by just two strokes (62-66). The victory got him into the Hyundai Tournament of Champions, his first trip to the Master’s Tournament, and a PGA tour card until the end of 2016. Throughout 2014-2016 Jimmy won three more PGA Tour and found his way to the top 10 on the PGA Tour money list. Jimmy won his first major title at the 2016 PGA Championships at Baltusrol Golf Club after defeating Jason Day with a one-shot lead. He continues to play golf to the present day.

Jimmy Walker: Lifetime Achievements and Awards

Jimmy Walker’s major accomplishments are the Masters’ Tournament (2014), US Open (2014), The Open Championship (2014), and the PGA Championships (2016). Besides he has won six PGA Tours, three Web.com Tours and one other.

Jimmy Walker: Salary and Net Worth

The salary detail and net worth of Jimmy are currently under review and wi be updated as soon as possible as of 2022.

Jimmy Walker: Rumors and Controversy

There are no rumors or controversy regarding Jimmy to this day.

Jimmy Walker: Description to Body Measurements

He has light brown hair color and the color of his eyes is also light brown. Other details like height, weight, biceps, waist and chest width etc are unknown.

Jimmy Walker: Social Media Profile

Jimmy is active on social media. He has about 9K followers on Facebook, 115K followers on Instagram and 49K followers on Twitter.