Raley's Gold Rush Classic
Raley's Gold Rush 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, October 13th through Sunday, October 15th
 Site: Serrano Country Club, El Dorado Hills, California
 Course Architect: Robert Trent Jones, Jr.
 Par: 72
 Yardage: 6,776
 Hole-by-Hole: 1 - Par 4 406 Yds         10 - Par 4 369 Yds
               2 - Par 4 390 Yds         11 - Par 3 171 Yds
               3 - Par 4 417 Yds         12 - Par 4 386 Yds
               4 - Par 3 170 Yds         13 - Par 5 505 Yds
               5 - Par 4 427 Yds         14 - Par 5 525 Yds
               6 - Par 5 549 Yds         15 - Par 3 204 Yds
               7 - Par 3 163 Yds         16 - Par 5 560 Yds
               8 - Par 5 510 Yds         17 - Par 3 175 Yds
               9 - Par 4 409 Yds         18 - Par 4 440 Yds
                   -------------              -------------
                    36 3,441 Yds               36 3,335 Yds
 
 Annual: 14th
 Defending Champion: David Graham
 Runner-Up: Larry Mowry
 Tournament Record: 199 (David Graham, 1999)
 36-Hole Record: 132 (Allen Doyle, 1999)
 Course Record: 63 (John Morgan, 1998; David Graham, 1999)
 18-Hole Record: 63 (J.C. Snead, 1994 - Rancho Murieta Country Club)
 Total Purse: $1,100,000
 Shares: 1st Place - $165,000; 2nd Place - 96,800; 3rd Place - 79,200
 
                             1999 Finish
                             -----------
 
 Player                Score              Player                 Score
 ------                -----              ------                 -----
 David Graham           199               J.C. Snead              204
 Larry Mowry            203               Tom Jenkins             205
 George Archer          204               John Bland              206
 Terry Dill             204               Dana Quigley            206
 Allen Doyle            204               Tom Wargo               207
 
             Past Gold Rush Classic Winners and Runners-Up
             ---------------------------------------------
 
 1999 -- David Graham (199) -- Larry Mowry
 1998 -- Dana Quigley (203) -- John Morgan
 1997 -- Bob Eastwood (204) -- Rick Acton
 1996 -- Jim Colbert (202) -- Dave Stockton
 1995 -- Don Bies (205) -- Lee Trevino
 1994 -- *Bob Murphy (208) -- Dave Eichelberger
 1993 -- George Archer (202) -- Bob Charles, Chi Chi Rodriguez
 1992 -- Bob Charles (201) -- Gary Player, Chi Chi Rodriguez
 1991 -- George Archer (206) -- Simon Hobday
 1990 -- George Archer (204) -- Dale Douglass
 1989 -- Dave Hill (207) -- Orville Moody
 1988 -- Bob Charles (207) -- Gary Player
 1987 -- Orville Moody (205) -- Butch Baird
 
 * - Won in playoff.
 
 Note: Formerly called Rancho Murieta Senior Gold Rush (1987-89) and
       Golf Rush at Rancho Murieta (1990), Raley's Senior Gold Rush
       (1991-95), Raley's Gold Rush Classic (1996-99).
 
                      Top Contenders in the Field
                      ---------------------------
 
 David Graham      - Defending champion, 41st on money list, 4th last week
 Jim Dent          - 24th on money list with seven top-10 finishes
 Ed Dougherty      - Has played in 33 events this year with 1 win and 7 top-10's
 Allen Doyle       - 8th on money list, 14 top-10 finishes, 1 victory
 Tom Kite          - Two-time winner and seven top-10's in just 17 tournaments
 Gary McCord       - Tied for 8th last week, 33rd on money list, 7 top-10's
 Gil Morgan        - Three-time winner and five-time runner-up in 2000
 Larry Nelson      - 1st on money list, has 6 wins and 6 second-place finishes
 Andy North        - Won Legends of Golf earlier this year with Jim Colbert
 Dana Quigley      - Has 17 top-10's in 35 events with only one victory
 Doug Tewell       - Three-time winner this year, 6th on money list
 Jim Thorpe        - Won last week's Transamerica for 1st career Senior win
 Lanny Wadkins     - Has fallen to 47th on money list with 1 win and 2 top-10's
 

 

 

 

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