High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! Wallace William "Wally" Ulrich (March 12, 1921 April 7, 1995) was an American professional golfer who played on the PGA Tour in the 1940s and 1950s.ULrich was born in Iowa and raised in Austin, Minnesota. HE attended Carleton College in Northfield, Minnesota where he was a member of the golf team. HE won the 1943 NCAA championship; however, his college career was interrupted by service in the Marine Corps during World War II. ULrich returned to Carleton after the war.ULrich won the Mexican Amateur in 1945. IN 1946 and 1947, he won the Minnesota State Open as an amateur. HE turned pro and joined the PGA Tour in 1948. HIs only tour win was the 1954 Kansas City Open.