American-born Collin Morikawa is a well-known professional golfer who competes on both the PGA Tour and the European Tour. In the United States of America, he was born on February 6, 1997, in Los Angeles, California.
Collin graduated with a degree in business administration from the University of California, Berkeley after attending La Canada High School in Los Angeles County. From 2015 to 2019, he participated in collegiate golf at the University of California, Berkeley. He also triumphed in the Northeast Amateur, Trans-Mississippi Amateur, Sunnehanna Amateur, and Western Junior.
He was a member of the winning Arnold Palmer Cup teams in 2017 and 2018, the Walker Cup winning squad in 2017, and the Eisenhower Trophy losing team in 2018. He held the #1 spot in the World Amateur Golf rankings for three weeks in May 2018. At the 2019 RBC Canadian Open, Collin made his professional golf debut by tying for 14th.
He tied for second at the 3M Open and fourth at the John Deere Classic in July 2019. He shared the lead after 72 holes of the 2020 Charles Schwab Challenge in June of that year. After a three-month break due to the COVID-19 epidemic, this was the first PGA Tour event to be contested.
Collin won the 2020 PGA Championship, marking just his second major victory. He won the 2021 WGC-Workday Championship at the Concession Golf Club in Bradenton, Florida, during the 2021 golf season. He tied for second place, two strokes behind Joaquin Niemann, at the Genesis Invitational in February 2022 after shooting a final-round 65.
Collin Morikawa Parents: Meet Blaine Morikawa and Debbie Morikawa
Collin Morikawa was born to parents, Blaine Morikawa and Debbie Morikawa. Both parents are supportive of his golf career although nothing is known about them.