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Walker Huddy
Player Profile:
Walker Huddy 1250153
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 200
Year: Junior
Hometown: Studio City, CA
High School: Calabasas HS
Experience: 2 Letters
Rankings:Golfstat|Golfweek/Sagarin|Scratch Players|WAGR
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Huddy returned to the Cal lineup in the fall of 2014 after redshirting the 2013-14 campaign and had the busiest stretch of his career when he was on the course for four of the team’s five events. Huddy began the fall of 2014 back-to-back career-high-tying tied for 12th place finishes at the Gopher Invitational and Windon Memorial. He has also played some notable amateur golf, including two appearances at the U.S. Amateur.
Coach Comments/Notes
► Fits the mold of a Cal golfer as a high achiever and a hard worker both on and off the course
► Smart player who understands the game and knows what he needs to do to improve
► Strengths are length off the tee and putting but working on all areas of his game including a much improved golf swing and better consistency
► Has a great deal of potential with much more room for his game to grow
► Has worked himself into excellent physical shape
► Expected to move into a primary role in the lineup soon
► Redshirted in 2013-14 to work on his game and to apply for Cal’s prestigious Haas School of Business after contributing on the course as a true freshman in 2012-13
Cal Career (Thru Fall 2014)
► Stats 7 stroke-play events, 21 rounds, 1533 strokes, 73.00 stroke average
► Top Finish T12th, twice (Gopher Invitational, Fall 2014; Windon Memorial, Fall 2014)
► Low 54-Hole Score 211, +1 (Windon Memorial, Fall 2014)
► Low Round 69, twice (Windon Memorial, Fall 2014; Alister MacKenzie Invitational, Fall 2014)

Fall 2014 (Sophomore)
► Stats 4 stroke-play events, 12 rounds, 865 strokes, 72.08 stroke average
► Rankings (End of Fall 2014) No. 299 Golfweek
► Top Finish T12th, twice (Gopher Invitational; Windon Memorial)
► Golfweek Rating 72.17
► Golfweek Records vs. Top 25 (0-3-0), vs. Top 50 (0-12-0), vs. Top 100 (4-25-1), vs. Overall (196-94-12)
► Tied for fourth on team with his four events and 12 rounds of play, while his stroke-play average was fifth
► Shot under par in two of 12 rounds

T12. Gopher Invitational (76-71-73 220, +7) ... 9/7-8/2014
T12. Windon Memorial (71-71-69 211, +1) ... 9/21-22/2014
T35. Alister MacKenzie Invitational (70-69-79 218, +5) ... 10/13-14/2014
T39. Itani Quality Homes Collegiate (71-72-73 216, +6) ... 9/29-30/2014

2013-14 (Sophomore)
► Redshirted to focus on gaining admission into Cal’s prestigious Haas School of Business and work on his golf game
► Did not play

2012-13 (Freshman)
► Stats 3 stroke-play events, 9 rounds, 668 strokes, 74.22 stroke average
► Final Rankings *No. 11 Golfweek
*Rankings for a secondary list of golfers without enough rounds to qualify for regular rankings
► Top Finish T29th, twice (Gopher Invitational; Western Intercollegiate)
► Golfweek Rating 72.45
► Golfweek Records vs. Top 25 (0-28-0), vs. Top 50 (5-40-1), vs. Top 100 (8-61-2), vs. Overall (111-108-8)
► Played himself into the lineup at beginning of his collegiate career after a tremendous 2012 summer of amateur golf that carried over into his rookie collegiate campaign

T29. Gopher Invitational (76-78-75 229, +13)
T29. Western Intercollegiate (72-75-71 218, +8)
T54. PING/Golfweek Preview (76-72-73 221, +11)

Amateur Highlights
► Final Rankings No. 43 California, No. 195 US, No. 426 World

2/Qualifier. U.S. Amateur Qualifier (67-68 135) ... Castlewood Country Club, Pleasanton, Calif.
5. Contra Costa Amateur (73-72 145)
T9. California State Fair Amateur (73-66-69 208)
T15. Trans-Mississippi Championship (69-73 142) ... tournament shortened to 36 holes due to inclement weather
Final 16. San Francisco City Championship
T25. Pacific Coast Amateur (69-68-71-72 280)
T40. Monroe Invitational (69-69-72-74 284)
T95. U.S. Amateur (73-74 147)
T104. California Amateur (76-79 155)
T134. Southwestern Amateur (84-75 159)

► Final Rankings No. 148 California, No. 622 US, No. 1186 World

5. Contra Costa Amateur (73-72 145)
T6. Monterey City Amateur (74-69-70 213)
T9. Los Angeles City Golf Championship (74-67-71 212)
T30. Southwestern Amateur (71-77-73-71 292)
T40. California State Fair Amateur (74-69-70 213)

► Final Rankings No. 90 California, No. 481 US, No. 998 World
► Second in the long drive contest at the Big I National Championship at 307 yards

2/Qualifier. U.S. Amateur Qualifying (74-70 144) ... North Ranch Country Club, Westlake Village, Calif.
2. Big “I” National Championship (73-71-71-66 281)
T2. Rancho Santa Margarita Amateur (72-69 141)
T4. Pasadena City Championship (68-75-71-70 284)
T3. Palm Spring Desert Amateur (72-70-71 213, -3)
7. AJGA ClubCorp Mission Hills Desert Junior (72-75-68 215)
T8. California State Fair Amateur (71-71-66 208)
10. Palm Springs City Championship (74-70 144)
T14. Silicon Valley Amateur (73-74 147)
T68. U.S. Amateur (72-72 144)
T112. California Amateur (77-75 152)

► Member of AJGA HP Scholastic Honor Roll for second consecutive year
► Ranked as high as No. 108 nationally by Golfweek and No. 112 in the AJGA Polo Golf rankings

2. Los Angeles City Junior Championship (67-70-73 210)
3. AJGA Aspen Junior Classic (77-73-69 219)
3. AJGA at Diablo Grande (76-69 145)
5. Toyota Tour Cup Championship at Silver Rock (69-72-74 215)

► Member of AJGA HP Scholastic Honor Roll for the first of two consecutive years

2. SCPGA Desert Open (70-69 139)
2./Qualifier. U.S. Junior Amateur Qualifier (70-69 139) ... Spring Valley Lake Country Club, Victorville, Calif.

2009-12 (Calabasas HS)

► Spent the last three years of his prep career at Calabasas High School after attending Notre Dame High School for his freshman season
► Spent the 2011-12 academic year practicing at The Palms Golf Club while taking his prep classes online
► Won the Marmonte League title (72-68-67-72 279) as a 2009 sophomore and was named the conference MVP as his team went on to a CIF Southern Section title
► Finished second in the Marmonte League Tournament (67-78-72-66 283) during his 2010 junior campaign
► Completed his prep career with a 72.9 scoring average


► Full name is Walker Amelon Huddy
► Born August 28, 1993, in Los Angeles, Calif.
► Intending to major in business administration at Cal’s prestigious Haas School of Business
► Parents are Robert and Deborah Huddy
► Older brother is Addison Huddy

Getting To Know Walker
What people don’t know about me is ... I can’t see anything without contacts
The reason I love golf is ... you can always get better
My favorite pre-match ritual is ... making 10 three-foot putts right before I tee off
My greatest athletic moment is ... qualifying for the U.S. Junior Amateur
The reason I chose Cal is ... the great combination of academics and athletics
What sets Cal golf apart from other collegiate golf programs is ... the great coaches
My favorite golf movie is ... Happy Gilmore
My favorite SportsCenter highlight would be ... draining a 12-foot putt to win the Masters
If I were not playing college golf, I would be ... playing baseball
I would like to be remembered at Cal for ... helping the team to multiple national championships
The best advice I've ever received is ... stay in the moment
The people who have had the greatest influence in my life are ... my parents
One moment in history I wish I could have seen is ... the 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey match between the United States and the Soviet Union
My best advice to youngsters would be ... practice your short game
The Cal men’s golf team will be fun to follow this year because ... we are young
For me to improve as a player, I need to ... be more consistent with the putter and a better ball striker

Last Updated
February 23, 2015

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