Collin Morikawa is an American golfer, who hails from La Cañada Flintridge, California. He made his professional debut at the 2019 RBC Canadian Open.
Collin’s Bio & Family
Collin Morikawa was born on February 6, 1997, in Los Angeles, California, United States. He is the eldest son of Blaine Morikawa and Debbie Morikawa. He grew up with a younger brother named Garrett Morikawa.
Morikawa used to watch much basketball and baseball games at an early age. He attended La Cañada High School in La Cañada Flintridge, California. Later, he went to the University of California, Berkeley, where he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in business administration in 2019.
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Career & Net Worth
Collin started playing collegiate golf at the University of California, Berkeley in the fall of 2015. He played there until the spring of 2019 with the stats of 48 stroke-play events, 149 rounds, 10398 strokes, 69.78 stroke average.
Morikawa made his professional debut at the 2019 RBC Canadian Open, where he tied for 14th place. He tied for second at the 3M Open on July 7, 2019, and tied for 4th at John Deere Classic on July 14, 2019. Afterward, he locked up PGA Tour membership for the 2019-20 season. He won his first PGA Tour event at the Barracuda Championship – beating Troy Merritt by three points on July 28, 2019.
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We did it! This one will always be special forever. Thank you @barracudachampionship, sponsors, and volunteers for this opportunity and I wouldn’t be here without all the support from my family and friends. Let’s keep this going, ready for the next one! #TeamTaylorMade #adidasGolf
The young talent earns a remarkable salary and cash prizes from his golf career. His actual earnings and net worth is yet to be revealed.
His Personal Life
Collin is currently dating a beautiful lady named Katherine Zhu. His 5-foot-6-inch girlfriend Katherine currently plays collegiate golf at Pepperdine University.
The duo has been dating for more than three years. They recently celebrated their 3-years anniversary in April 2020.
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Height & Body Statistics
Collin stands 5 feet 9 inches (1.75 meters) tall and weighs around 170 lbs (77 kg). He has black hair and his eye color is dark brown.
|Bio & Family|
|Birth Name||Collin Morikawa|
|DOB||February 6, 1997|
|Place of Birth||Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Father’s Name||Blaine Morikawa|
|Mother’s Name||Debbie Morikawa|
|High School||La Cañada High School|
|College/University||University of California, Berkeley|
|Career & Net Worth|
|Known For||Barracuda Championship|
|Notable Credits||Became Golfweek Men’s Golf National Player of the Year in 2017-18 season|
|Height||5 feet 9 inches (1.75 meters)|
|Weight||170 lbs (77 kg)|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|