Walter Ray Williams Jr

"I feel very lucky to be able to do something that I enjoy doing. Hopefully I will be able to inspire and help others to enjoy bowling more."

Titles and Awards

  • PBA Senior Player of the Year (2012, 2013)
  • PBA Player of the Year (1986, '93, 1996-98, 2002-03, 2009-10)
  • Harry Smith Point Leader Award (1993-94, 1996-98, 2002-03, 2007-10)
  • George Young High Average Award (1993, 1996-98, 2002-05, 2007-10)
  • PBA President (1995-96, 2001-02)
  • PBA Hall of Fame (1995)
  • USBC Hall of Fame (2005)
  • Ranked 2nd of 50 Greatest Players in PBA History (2009)
  • Senior Rookie of the Year (2010)
  • Seven-time Bowling ESPY Award Winner

Personal Stats

  • Throws: Right
  • Member Since: 1980
  • Hometown: Ocala, FL
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 190
  • Birthdate: 10/6/1959
  • Family Status: Married, 1 Child

Other Info

  • 300 Games: 85
  • PBA Career Earnings: $4,156,222
  • National Titles: 47
  • Senior Titles: 2
  • Regional Titles: 30