Robert  Wilkin

Robert Wilkin

Lenexa, Kan.

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Updated: Friday, 25 May 2012 09:51 PM
  • Birthplace: Lenexa, Kan.
  • Residence: Lenexa, Kan.
  • Age: 51
  • Turned Pro: 1984

PGA head professional at Heritage Park Golf Course in Olathe, Kan.… Finished tied for 17th in the 2011 Southworth Senior PGA Professional National Championship… Compmeted in 17 PGA Professional National Championships between 1988 and 2008, including 14 in a row between 1995 and 2008, with career best finish T-7 in 1997; tied for 8th in 2000, and tied for 9th in 2001… Six-time Winner, Midwest PGA Section Championship…Winner of 17 Midwest PGA Section Player of the Year awards… Competed in the 1991, ’97, 2000, and ’01 PGA Championship. . .Made the cut in the 1988 U.S. Open. . .Finished 7th in the 1996 PGA Assistant Professional Championship. .Had one top-10 on the Hogan Tour. Was president of the Midwest Section of the PGA in 2007 and 2008. Most memorable golf experience was playing in a practice round with Tom Watson and Lee Trevino in the 1988 U.S. Open...Has recorded one hole-in-one, coming in competition.