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 Dates: Thursday, July 20th through Sunday, July 23rd
 Site: En-Joie Golf Club, Endicott, New York
 Course Architect: Ernest E. Smith (1980); Re-designed - Pete Dye and David
                   Postlethwaite (1984), William Mitchell,
                   Dr. Michael Hurdzan (1998)
 Par: 72
 Yardage: 7,073
 Hole-By-Hole: 1 - Par 4 391 yds         10 - Par 4 365 yds
               2 - Par 4 366 yds         11 - Par 4 435 yds
               3 - Par 5 561 yds         12 - Par 5 566 yds
               4 - Par 3 225 yds         13 - Par 4 442 yds
               5 - Par 5 566 yds         14 - Par 3 217 yds
               6 - Par 4 434 yds         15 - Par 4 425 yds
               7 - Par 3 204 yds         16 - Par 4 322 yds
               8 - Par 5 544 yds         17 - Par 3 185 yds
               9 - Par 4 415 yds         18 - Par 4 410 yds
                   -------------              -------------
                    37 3,706 yds               35 3,367 yds
 
 Annual: 30th
 Defending Champion: Brad Faxon
 Runner-Up: Fred Funk
 Tournament Record: 265 (Calvin Peete, 1982)
 54-Hole Record: 196 (Calvin Peete, 1982)
 36-Hole Record: 128 (Joey Sindelar, 1987)
 Course Record: 61 (Hal Sutton, 1995; Fred Funk, 1999)
 9-Hole Record: 27 (Andy North, 1975)
 Total Purse: $2,000,000
 Shares: 1st Place - $360,000; 2nd Place - 216,000; 3rd Place - 136,000
 
                             1999 Finish
                             -----------
 
 Player                Score              Player                 Score
 ------                -----              ------                 -----
 Brad Faxon *           273               Mark Carnevale          276
 Fred Funk              273               Jonathan Kaye           276
 Rory Sabbatini         274               Craig A. Spence         276
 Stephen Ames           276               Peter Jacobsen          277
 Ronnie Black           276               Trevor Dodds            278
                                          Mike Weir               278
 
 * - Won in playoff.
 
                  Past B.C. Open Winners and Runners-up
                  -------------------------------------
 
 1999 -- *Brad Faxon (273) -- Fred Funk
 1998 -- Chris Perry (273) -- Peter Jacobsen
 1997 -- Gabriel Hjertstedt (275) -- Chris Perry, Lee Rinker, Andrew Magee
 1996 -- *#Fred Funk (197) -- Pete Jordan
 1995 -- Hal Sutton (269) -- Jim McGovern
 1994 -- Mike Sullivan (266) -- Jeff Sluman
 1993 -- Blaine McCallister (271) -- Denis Watson
 1992 -- John Daly (266) -- Joel Edwards, Ken Green, Jay Haas, Nolan Henke
 1991 -- Fred Couples (269) -- Peter Jacobsen
 1990 -- Nolan Henke (268) -- Mark Wiebe
 1989 -- *Mike Hulbert (268) -- Bob Estes
 1988 -- Bill Glasson (268) -- Wayne Levi, Bruce Lietzke
 1987 -- Joey Sindelar (266) -- Jeff Sluman
 1986 -- Rick Fehr (267) -- Larry Mize
 1985 -- Joey Sindelar (274) -- Mike Reid
 1984 -- Wayne Levi (275) -- Russ Cochran, Hal Sutton
 1983 -- Pat Lindsey (268) -- Gil Morgan
 1982 -- Calvin Peete (265) -- Jerry Pate
 1981 -- Jay Haas (270) -- Tom Kite
 1980 -- Don Pooley (271) -- Peter Jacobsen
 1979 -- Howard Twitty (270) -- Tom Purtzer
 1978 -- Tom Kite (267) -- Mark Hayes
 1977 -- Gil Morgan (270) -- Lee Elder
 1976 -- Bob Wynn (271) -- Bob Gilder
 1975 -- Don Iverson (274) -- Jim Colbert, David Graham
 1974 -- *Richie Karl (273) -- Bruce Crampton
 1973 -- Hubert Green (266) -- Dwight Nevil
 1972 -- Bob Payne (136) -- Dave Marad
 1971 -- *Claude Harmon, Jr. (69) -- Chuck Courtney, Norman Rack, Hal Underwood
 
 * - Won in Playoff.
 # - Rain Shortened.
 
 Note: Formerly called Broome County Open (1971). The tournament was not
       an official event in 1971 and '72.
 
                      Top Contenders in the Field
                      ---------------------------
 
 Brad Faxon         - Defending champion, 106th on money list with 1 top-10
 Chip Beck          - Has made only 3 of 17 cuts with no top-10 finishes
 Brad Elder         - 71st on money list, no top-10's, made 15 of 22 cuts
 Robert Gamez       - Has made 5 of 6 cuts on BUY.COM, 7 of 14 on PGA Tour
 Peter Jacobsen     - Tied for 63rd last week at Milwaukee, 162nd on money list
 Neal Lancaster     - 88th on money list with only one top-10 finish
 Blaine McCallister - Lost in a playoff in New Orleans, 43rd on money list
 Gary Nicklaus      - Playoff loser to Mickelson in Atlanta, 78th in money
 Rory Sabbatini     - Ranked 6th in driving distance, one top-five finish
 Craig Stadler      - Lost in a playoff in Houston for only top-10 of 2000
 Grant Waite        - Tied for 14th last week with final round of 66

 

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