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Donnie 'Wad' Wanstall


Inducted in 1999

Donnie “Wad” Wanstall was a longtime professional caddie who worked on the PGA TOUR, as well as the LPGA Tour, European Tour and Japanese Tour. As a caddie, he won 14 professional tournaments.

Wanstall is best known for his work alongside Curtis Strange and memorable wins at the 1985 and 1987 Canadian Opens and at the 1987 World Series of Golf Championship. He also worked alongside Mark O'Meara from 1989-1994 with memorable wins at the 1989, 1990 and 1992 AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am and the 1991 Walt Disney Classic.

For his work promoting the important role of caddies in the game of golf, Donnie “Wad” Wanstall earned a place in the Caddie Hall of Fame, which recognizes individuals who support caddying.