Emerald Coast Classic
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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, March 24th through Sunday, March 26th

 Site: The Moors Golf Club, Milton, Florida

 Course Architect: John B. LaFoy (1993)

 Par: 70

 Yardage: 6,784

 Hole-by-Hole: 1 - Par 4 406 Yds         10 - Par 4 399 Yds

               2 - Par 4 400 Yds         11 - Par 5 557 Yds

               3 - Par 3 198 Yds         12 - Par 3 202 Yds

               4 - Par 4 410 Yds         13 - Par 4 395 Yds

               5 - Par 4 417 Yds         14 - Par 4 400 Yds

               6 - Par 4 426 Yds         15 - Par 4 408 Yds

               7 - Par 5 529 Yds         16 - Par 3 196 Yds

               8 - Par 3 185 Yds         17 - Par 4 414 Yds

               9 - Par 4 420 Yds         18 - Par 4 422 Yds

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                    35 3,391 Yds               35 3,393 Yds

 

 Annual: 6th

 Defending Champion: Bob Duval

 Runner-Up: Bruce Fleisher

 Tournament Record: 196 (Isao Aoki, Gil Morgan, 1997)

 36-Hole Record: 129 (Bob Duval, 1999)

 Course Record: 60 (Isao Aoki, 1997)

 Total Purse: $1,250,000

 Shares: 1st Place - $187,500 2nd Place - 110,000; 3rd Place - 90,000


                             1999 Finish

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 Player                Score              Player                 Score

 ------                -----              ------                 -----

 Bob Duval              200               John Bland              208

 Bruce Fleisher         202               John Mahaffey           208

 Buzz Thomas            204               John Jacobs             209

 Walter Hall            207               Tom Jenkins             209

 George Archer          208               Three players at        210


         Past Emerald Coast Classic Winners and Runners-Up

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 1999 -- Bob Duval (200) -- Bruce Fleisher

 1998 -- Dana Quigley (200) -- Jim Colbert

 1997 -- *Isao Aoki (196) -- Gil Morgan

 1996 -- *Lee Trevino (207) -- D.Graham, B.Eastwood, M.Hill, D.Stockton

 1995 -- *#Ray Floyd (135) -- Tom Wargo

 * - Won in playoff.

 # - Rain Shortened.


                      Top Contenders in the Field

                      ---------------------------

 Bob Duval         - Defending champion, 38th on money list, 1 top-10

 George Archer     - Won earlier this year for his 19th career Senior win

 Jose M. Canizares - 7th on money list with a pair of top-five finishes

 Jim Colbert       - Teamed with Andy North to win last week's Legends of Golf

 Allen Doyle       - 2nd on money list with one win this year, 6th in scoring

 Bruce Fleisher    - Two-time winner this year, 1st on money list, 5th in scorin

 David Graham      - Teamed with Fleisher last week to finish second at Legends

 Hubert Green      - Won two weeks ago in Mexico, 3rd in scoring, 1st in putting

 Hale Irwin        - Ranked second on the all-time Senior win list with 25

 Gary McCord       - 26th on money list with one top-five in just 3 events

 Gil Morgan        - Played last week for the first time this year

 Larry Nelson      - 8th in total driving, 30th on money list with 2 top-10's

 Doug Tewell       - Has two top-10's in 4 events this year, 13th on money list

 Tom Wargo         - Won LiquidGolf.Com Invitational, 8th on money list

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