Compare the Captains...
college did you attend, what was your major ?
Beth: University of Kansas, Business
and Sports Management
Walker : Carson-Newman
College, Business Administration
years of college golf did you play?
Walker : Four
Biggest accomplishment in your golfing career?
Beth: Qualifying for the U.S. Women's Am in 1997
Walker: Making a hole-in-one on the 15th hole
at the Innisbrook Resort - Copperhead Course
What is your handicap?
Beth: My Swing
Why do you like golf?
Beth: The camaraderie, friendship, being outdoors,
the challenge, because of the one good shot I hit each round that keeps
me coming back.
Walker: I enjoy the game of golf because of
the character it instills in people. It is a game of integrity
and it teaches the next generation what it means to be men and
women of honor.
What do you think kids can learn from golf?
Beth: Sportsmanship, meeting new people, learning not to give up, being able
to play a game they can play for a lifetime.
Walker: Kids learn respect and humility through the game of golf.
Who is your favorite PGA TOUR player?
O'Hair, he has overcome some major adversity and plays competitive
golf. Considering his background,
he seems like a very well-rounded person.
Walker: Phil Mickelson
because he is a fierce competitor who works hard on his game,
but at the same time takes time for his fans and to help grow the
your favorite LPGA player?
of Famer Betsy Rawls. I have had the privilege of working with
her for the last eight years, and she is always impressive. Her
intelligence far exceeds most people and she always seems to
know the answer to any question.
Walker: Nancy Lopez, her accomplishments on and off the course speak
is your hero?
mom. She is an amazing person who has high integrity, is always
there for family and friends, and always seems to know the right
thing to do. She has been successful in corporate America
as well as in her everyday acquaintances. She
has inspired older individuals without a high school education
to go on to college and graduate. She always believes
in the people no one else does.
Walker: My dad, Lockwood Hill. He has always supported me in every decision I have made, allowed
me to learn by making my own mistakes, but being there to pick
me up. He is an example to me of
the way I would like to raise my family someday.
If you could spend one hour with anyone in the world,
who would it be?
Walker: Jack Nicklaus because he
is the greatest golfer to play the game and a great guy on top
you were stranded on the desert island and could have three
fun or luxury items, what would they be?
Beth: TV with cable satellite with TiVo, an
endless supply of chocolate, cell phone.
Walker: Soccer ball so I could work on the
game, a bed so I could sleep comfortably and a yacht to get
Who is your favorite band?
Beth: I like every kind of music, can't narrow it down
to one. Country music is my favorite.
Walker: Jeremy Camp
your favorite movie?
Beth: The Sound
Walker: Tommy Boy
is your favorite T.V. show from the 80s or 90s?
Beth: The Cosby Show
Walker: MacGyver. Hello! The dude could beat
the bad guys with some duct tape, a lighter and a screwdriver. He
your favorite restaurant?
restaurant that has ice cream and good dessert
is your favorite ice cream and why?
Beth: Moose Tracks, because I am a girl and
girls love chocolate.
and Cream because I like it!!
your motto for life?
your five minutes early, you will never be late!"
Walker: "Attitude is Everything"