FleetBoston Classic
FleetBoston 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, August 25th through Sunday, August 27th
 Site: Nashawtuc Country Club, Concord, Massachusetts
 Course Architect: Geoffrey Cornish and William G. Robinson (1961)
                   Brian Silva (1996), Craig Schreiner (1999) - redesign
 Par: 72
 Yardage: 6,757
 Hole-by-Hole: 1 - Par 4 387 Yds         10 - Par 5 538 Yds
               2 - Par 3 189 Yds         11 - Par 4 423 Yds
               3 - Par 4 396 Yds         12 - Par 4 411 Yds
               4 - Par 4 307 Yds         13 - Par 3 203 Yds
               5 - Par 5 518 Yds         14 - Par 4 367 Yds
               6 - Par 4 365 Yds         15 - Par 4 342 Yds
               7 - Par 4 460 Yds         16 - Par 4 426 Yds
               8 - Par 3 200 Yds         17 - Par 3 170 Yds
               9 - Par 5 544 Yds         18 - Par 5 511 Yds
                   -------------              -------------
                    36 3,366 Yds               36 3,391 Yds
 
 Annual: 20th
 Defending Champion: Tom McGinnis
 Runner-Up: Hale Irwin
 Tournament Record: 198 (Chi Chi Rodriguez, 1987)
 36-Hole Record: 131 (Chi Chi Rodriguez, 1988)
 Course Record: 64 (Bruce Crampton, 1986; Dale Douglass, 1988-89;
                    Chi Chi Rodriguez, 1990, 93; Kermit Zarley, 1993;
                    Tommy Aaron, 1995; Bobby Stroble, Hale Irwin, 1998)
 Total Purse: $1,300,000
 Shares: 1st Place - $195,000; 2nd Place - 114,400; 3rd Place - 93,600
 
                             1999 Finish
                             -----------
 
 Player                Score              Player                 Score
 ------                -----              ------                 -----
 Tom McGinnis *         205               Hubert Green            207
 Hale Irwin             205               Tom Jenkins             207
 David Graham           206               George Archer           208
 Jay Sigel              206               Hugh Baiocchi           208
 Jim Dent               207               Gibby Gilbert           209
 
 * - Won in playoff.
 
         Past FleetBoston Classic Winners and Runners-up
         -----------------------------------------------
 
 1999 -- *Tom McGinnis (205) -- Hale Irwin
 1998 -- Hale Irwin (201) -- Jay Sigel
 1997 -- Hale Irwin (203) -- Jerry McGee, Bob Wynn
 1996 -- Jim Dent (204) -- Jay Sigel, Tom Wargo
 1995 -- Isao Aoki (204) -- Bob Charles, Hale Irwin
 1994 -- Jim Albus (203) -- Bob Brue, Ray Floyd
 1993 -- Bob Betley (204) -- Bob Murphy
 1992 -- *#Mike Hill (136) -- Walt Zembriski
 1991 -- Rocky Thompson (205) -- Bruce Crampton
 1990 -- Bob Charles (203) -- Lee Trevino
 1989 -- Bob Charles (203) -- Mike Hill
 1988 -- Chi Chi Rodriguez (202) -- Bob Charles
 1987 -- Chi Chi Rodriguez (198) -- Orville Moody
 1986 -- Chi Chi Rodriguez (203) -- Gary Player
 1985 -- *Lee Elder (208) -- Jerry Barber
 1984 -- Don January (209) -- Orville Moody
 1983 -- Don January (273) -- Miller Barber, Gay Brewer
 1982 -- Arnold Palmer (276) -- Billy Casper, Bob Rosburg
 1981 -- Bob Goalby (208) -- Art Wall
 
 * - Won in playoff.
 # - Rain shortened.
 
 Note: Formerly called BankBoston Classic (1997-99), Bank of Boston Senior
       Classic (1993-96), Digital Seniors Classic (1985-92), Digital Middlesex
       Classic (1984), Marlboro Classic (1981-83).
 
                      Top Contenders in the Field
                      ---------------------------
 
 Tom McGinnis      - Defending champion, only 1 top-10 this year, 55th in money
 Jose M. Canizares - Tied for 4th last week, 11th on money list with 8 top-10's
 Ed Dougherty      - 16th on money list with one win and six top-10 finishes
 Allen Doyle       - 1 win and 11 top-10's, 8th on money list, 7th in scoring
 Bruce Fleisher    - Four-time winner this year, 1st in money, 14 top-10's
 Hubert Green      - 10th on money list with one win and 11 top-10 finishes
 Hale Irwin        - Three wins, four seconds, 10 top-five's, 14 top-10's
 Tom Jenkins       - Won Canada Senior Open, 7th on money list, 10 top-10's
 Tom Kite          - Tied for 19th at PGA Championship, two wins on Senior Tour
 Larry Nelson      - Two-time winner this year, 3rd on money list, 15 top-10's
 Dana Quigley      - Has played in 28 events this year with 1 win and 15 top-10's
 Doug Tewell       - Won last week's Utah Showdown for third win of the season
 Lee Trevino       - All-time wins leader on Senior Tour, 32nd on money list

 

 

 

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