Senior PGA Tour


Last RdTournamentWinnerEarningsRunner-Up
Jan. 21MasterCard ChampionshipLarry Nelson (197)$240,000J. Thorpe (198)
Jan. 28@Senior Skins GameHale Irwin (7 skins)320,000J. Nicklaus (10 skins)
Feb. 4Royal Caribbean Classic?Larry Nelson (29 pts)210,000I. Aoki (28 pts)
Feb. 11Ace Group ClassicGil Morgan (204)210,000D. Quigley (206)
Feb. 18Verizon ClassicBob Gilder (205)210,0004-way tie (208)
Feb. 25Mexico Senior ClassicMike McCullough (204)225,000J. Colbert & B. Eastwood (205)
Mar. 4Toshiba Senior ClassicJose M. Canizares (202)*210,000G. Morgan (202)
Mar. 11SBC Senior ClassicJim Colbert (204)210,000J.M. Canizares (205)
Mar. 18Siebel Classic in Silicon ValleyHale Irwin (206)210,000A. Doyle & T. Watson (211)
Mar. 25Emerald Coast ClassicMike McCullough (200)*210,000A. North (200)
Apr. 1@Liberty Mutual Legends of GolfJim Colbert/
Andy North (124)#
170,000 (each)B. Fleisher/
D. Graham (127)
Apr. 15Countrywide Tradition
(Scottsdale, Ariz.)
Doug Tewell (265)255,000M. McCullough (274)
Apr. 22Las Vegas Senior ClassicBruce Fleisher (208)210,0005-way tie (211)
Apr. 29Bruno's Memorial ClassicHale Irwin (195)210,000S. Ginn (199)
May 6Home Depot InvitationalBruce Fleisher (201)195,000J. Bland (204)
May 13Enterprise Rent-A-Car Match Play
Leonard Thompson (2-up)300,000V. Fernandez
May 20TD Waterhouse ChampionshipEd Dougherty (194)225,0003-way tie (202)
May 27Senior PGA Championship
(Paramus, N.J.)
Tom Watson (274)360,000J. Thorpe (275)
June 3BellSouth Senior Classic at OprylandSammy Rachels (199)240,000H. Irwin (203)
June 10NFL Golf ClassicJohn Schroeder (207)*180,000A. Doyle (207)
June 17Instinet ClassicGil Morgan (201)$225,000T. Jenkins & J.C. Snead (203)
June 24FleetBoston ClassicLarry Nelson (201)210,000B. Fleisher (204)
July 1U.S. Senior Open (Peabody, Mass.)Bruce Fleisher (280)430,000I. Aoki & G. Morgan (281)
July 8Farmers Charity ClassicLarry Nelson (202)210,000J. Ahern (203)
July 15Ford Senior Players Championship (Dearborn, Mich.)Allen Doyle (273)*375,000D. Tewell (273)
July 22SBC Senior OpenDana Quigley (200)210,000J. Sigel (205)
July 29State Farm Senior ClassicAllen Doyle (205)*217,500B. Fleisher (205)
Aug. 5Lightpath Long Island ClassicBobby Wadkins (202)255,000A. Doyle & L. Nelson (203)
Aug. 123M ChampionshipBruce Lietzke (207)262,500D. Tewell (209)
Aug. 19Novell Utah ShowdownSteve Veriato (204)225,0004-way tie (205)
Aug. 26AT&T Canada Senior OpenWalter Hall (273)*240,000E. Dougherty (273)
Sept. 2Kroger Senior ClassicJim Thorpe (130)#*225,000T. Jenkins (130)
Sept. 9Allianz ChampionshipJim Thorpe (199)262,500G. Morgan (201)
Sept. 16Vantage Championshipcancelled
Sept. 23SAS ChampionshipBruce Lietzke (201)240,000A. Doyle & G. McCord (204)
Sept. 30Gold Rush ClassicTom Kite (194)195,000A. Doyle (195)
Oct. 7Turtle Bay ChampionshipHale Irwin (205)225,000J. Jacobs (208)
Oct. 14The TransamericaSammy Rachels (202)195,000R. Floyd & D. Tewell (203)
Oct. 21SBC ChampionshipLarry Nelson (199)210,000B. Gilder & G. McCord (201)
Oct. 28Senior Tour ChampionshipBob Gilder (277)440,000D. Tewell (278)
Oct. 28@Senior SlamAllen Doyle (134)300,000T. Watson (136)
Dec. 9@Hyundai Team MatchesAllen Doyle/Dana Quigley (21 holes)100,000 (each)A. North/T. Watson
@ Unofficial Senior PGA Tour money event.
?The scoring for the Royal Caribbean Classic is based on a modified Stableford system (8 points for a double eagle, 5 for an eagle, 2 for a birdie, 0 for a par, ?1 for a bogey, ?3 for double bogey or worse).
*Playoffs: Toshiba?Canizares won on 9th hole; Emerald Coast?McCullough won on 1st hole; NFL Golf?Schroeder won on 2nd hole; Ford Senior Players?Doyle won on 1st hole; State Farm?Doyle won on 3rd hole; Canada?Hall won on 1st hole; Kroger?Thorpe won on 1st hole.
Second place ties (3 players or more): 5-WAY?Las Vegas (J.M. Canizares, V. Fernandez, W. Hall, H. Irwin, D. Tewell); 4-WAY?Verizon (B. Fleisher, R. Floyd, G. Morgan, B. Walzel), Utah Showdown (T. Jenkins, B. Lietzke, G. Marsh, J. Patino); 3-WAY?TD Waterhouse (H. Baiocchi, D. Quigley, W. Morgan).

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