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Preivew of this years tournament
News and report from the 1st round
Scores from the 1st round
News and report from the 2nd round
Scores from the 2nd round
News and report from the 3rd round
Scores from the 3rd round
Golf Today report of last years event
 Dates: Friday, September 8th through Sunday, September 10th
 Site: Brickyard Crossing Golf Club, Speedway, Indiana
 Course Architect: Pete Dye (1993)
 Par: 72
 Yardage: 6,703
 Hole-by-Hole: 1 - Par 4 380 Yds         10 - Par 4 311 Yds
               2 - Par 5 548 Yds         11 - Par 4 420 Yds
               3 - Par 4 371 Yds         12 - Par 5 523 Yds
               4 - Par 3 198 Yds         13 - Par 3 195 Yds
               5 - Par 4 392 Yds         14 - Par 4 311 Yds
               6 - Par 5 521 Yds         15 - Par 5 537 Yds
               7 - Par 3 193 Yds         16 - Par 4 400 Yds
               8 - Par 4 415 Yds         17 - Par 3 189 Yds
               9 - Par 4 382 Yds         18 - Par 4 417 Yds
                   -------------              -------------
                    36 3,400 Yds               36 3,303 Yds
 
 Annual: 13th
 Defending Champion: Gil Morgan
 Runner-Up: Ed Dougherty
 Tournament Record: 196 (Hugh Baiocchi, 1998)
 36-Hole Record: 129 (Hugh Baiocchi, 1998)
 Course Record: 62 (Mike McCullough, 1999)
 Total Purse: $1,250,000
 Shares: 1st Place - $187,500; 2nd Place - 110,000; 3rd Place - 90,000
 
                             1999 Finish
                             -----------
 
 Player                Score              Player                 Score
 ------                -----              ------                 -----
 Gil Morgan             201               J.C. Snead              205
 Ed Dougherty           203               Jim Ahern               206
 Tom Jenkins            204               Joe Inman               206
 Walter Hall            205               John Mahaffey           206
 Mike McCullough        205               Kermit Zarley           206
 
               Past Comfort Classic Winners and Runners-up
               -------------------------------------------
 
 1999 -- Gil Morgan (201) -- Ed Dougherty
 1998 -- Hugh Baiocchi (196) -- Bruce Summerhays
 1997 -- David Graham (200) -- Bud Allin
 1996 -- #Jimmy Powell (134) -- John Jacobs
 1995 -- Simon Hobday (204) -- I.Aoki, H.Irwin, B.Murphy, L.Trevino, K.Zarley
 1994 -- #Isao Aoki (133) -- Jimmy Powell, Tom Wargo
 1993 -- #Bob Murphy (134) -- Jim Ferree, Dave Hill, Chi Chi Rodriguez
 1992 -- Ray Floyd (199) -- Mike Hill
 1991 -- George Archer (199) -- Dale Douglass
 1990 -- *Mike Hill (201) -- Bruce Crampton
 1989 -- #Gary Player (135) -- Billy Casper, Al Geiberger, Joe Jimenez
 1988 -- Gary Player (201) -- Dave Hill
 
 * - Won in playoff.
 
 
 Note: Formerly called GTE North Classic (1988-93), Brickyard Crossing
       Championship (1994-96).
 
                      Top Contenders in the Field
                      ---------------------------
 
 Gil Morgan        - Defending champion, two wins and four runner-ups in 2000
 Ed Dougherty      - 15th on money list with 1 win and seven top-10 finishes
 Vicente Fernandez - Two-time runner-up this year, 21st on money list
 Bruce Fleisher    - 1st on money list with 4 wins and 15 top-10's in 23 events
 Hubert Green      - Has 11 top-10 finishes with one victory this season
 Tom Kite          - 10th on money list, 2 wins and 7 top-10's in 14 tournaments
 Gary McCord       - Tied for 5th last week with final round of 66
 Dana Quigley      - Tour "ironman" with 30 events played in 2000, 15 top-10's
 Bruce Summerhays  - 18th on money list with seven top-10 finishes in 29 events
 Doug Tewell       - Three-time winner this year in 20 tournaments, 6th in money
 Lanny Wadkins     - Posted second top-10 of the year last week tying for 10th

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