Walter Hall (golfer)

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Walter Hall
Personal information
Full name Walter Houston Hall
Born (1947-06-12) June 12, 1947 (age 69)
Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight 200 lb (91 kg; 14 st)
Nationality  United States
Residence Clemmons, North Carolina
Career
College University of Maryland
Turned professional c.1970
(reinstated amateur)
1994
Former tour(s) Champions Tour
European Seniors Tour
Professional wins 2
Number of wins by tour
PGA Tour Champions 1
European Senior Tour 1

Walter Houston Hall (born June 12, 1947) is an American professional golfer.

Hall was born in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. He played collegiately at the University of Maryland, College Park. He turned professional but regained his amateur status in the 1970s.

Hall turned professional again in 1994 and played on the Asian Tour in 1994 and 1995 and the NGA Hooters Tour in 1996.

Hall joined the Senior PGA Tour in 1997 and has won once, the 2001 AT&T Canada Senior Open Championship. He also won the PGA Seniors Championship on the European Seniors Tour in 1997.

Professional wins (2)[edit]

Champions Tour wins (1)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of victory Runner-up
1 Aug 26, 2001 AT&T Canada Senior Open Championship −15 (68-66-65-70=269) Playoff United States Ed Dougherty

Champions Tour playoff record (1–1)

No. Year Tournament Opponent(s) Result
1 2000 ACE Group Classic Spain José Maria Cañizares, United States Lanny Wadkins, United States Tom Watson Wadkins won with par on third extra hole
Hall and Watson eliminated with par on first hole
2 2001 AT&T Canada Senior Open Championship United States Ed Dougherty Won with par on first extra hole

European Seniors Tour wins (1)[edit]

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of
victory
Runner(s)-up
1 Aug 25, 1997 The Belfry PGA Seniors Championship −11 (69-69-69-70=277) 3 strokes England Tommy Horton

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