Home Depot Invitational
Home Depot Invitational
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Preivew of this years tournament
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Scores from the 2nd round
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 Dates: Friday, May 5th through Sunday, May 7th

 Site: TPC at Piper Glen, Charlotte, North Carolina

 Course Architect: Arnold Palmer (1989)

 Par: 72

 Yardage: 6,774

 Hole-by-Hole: 1 - Par 4 378 yds         10 - Par 4 384 yds

               2 - Par 5 481 yds         11 - Par 4 425 yds

               3 - Par 4 415 yds         12 - Par 3 183 yds

               4 - Par 3 189 yds         13 - Par 4 436 yds

               5 - Par 4 419 yds         14 - Par 4 389 yds

               6 - Par 5 529 yds         15 - Par 4 410 yds

               7 - Par 4 374 yds         16 - Par 5 501 yds

               8 - Par 3 189 yds         17 - Par 3 142 yds

               9 - Par 4 416 yds         18 - Par 5 514 yds

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

                    36 3,390 yds               36 3,384 yds

 

 Annual: 20th

 Defending Champion: Bruce Fleisher

 Runner-Up: Terry Dill, Jim Holtgrieve

 Tournament Record: 203 (B.Murphy, 1995; Lee Trevino, 1994; Don Bies, 1992)

 36-Hole Record: 134 (Bob Murphy, 1995; DeWitt Weaver, 1997)

 Course Record: 64 (J.C. Snead, 1993)

 Total Purse: $1,300,000

 Shares: 1st Place - $195,000; 2nd Place - 114,400; 3rd Place - 93,600

 

                             1999 Finish

                             -----------

 

 Player                Score              Player                 Score

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

 Bruce Fleisher         205               DeWitt Weaver           207

 Terry Dill             206               Vicente Fernandez       208

 Jim Holtgrieve         206               Kermit Zarley           208

 Allen Doyle            207               Tom Jenkins             209

 Christy O'Connor       207               Walter Morgan           209

                                          Jay Sigel               209

 

           Past The Home Depot Invitational Winners and Runners-Up

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 1999 -- Bruce Fleisher (205) -- Terry Dill, Jim Holtgrieve

 1998 -- *Jim Dent (207) -- Bob Charles

 1997 -- *Jim Dent (208) -- Lee Trevino, Larry Gilbert

 1996 -- Graham Marsh (206) -- Brian Barnes, Tom Wargo

 1995 -- Bob Murphy (203) -- Ray Floyd, Larry Ziegler

 1994 -- Lee Trevino (203) -- Jim Colbert, Jimmy Powell

 1993 -- Mike Hill (204) -- Tom Weiskopf

 1992 -- Don Bies (203) -- Lee Trevino

 1991 -- Orville Moody (207) -- Dick Hendrickson

 1990 -- Bruce Crampton (205) -- Tom Shaw

 1989 -- Not Held (Hurricane Hugo)

 1988 -- Dave Hill (206) -- Bruce Crampton

 1987 -- *#Gary Player (207) -- Bob Charles

 1986 -- Bruce Crampton (279) -- Lee Elder, Chi Chi Rodriguez

 1985 -- Miller Barber (277) -- Gay Brewer

 1984 -- Peter Thomson (281) -- Arnold Palmer

 1983 -- Doug Sanders (283) -- Miller Barber

 1982 -- Gene Littler (280) -- Miller Barber

 1981 -- Miller Barber (282) -- Gene Littler

 1980 -- Gene Littler (211) -- Arnold Palmer

 

 * - Won in Playoff

 # - Rain Shortened

 

 Note: Formerly called PaineWebber Invitational (1988-95), PaineWebber

       World Seniors Invitational (1985-87), WBTV World Seniors

       Invitational (1984), World Seniors Invitational (1980-83, 1996).

 

                      Top Contenders in the Field

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 Bruce Fleisher    - Defending champion, 2 wins and 6 top-10's in 11 starts

 Jose M. Canizares - 10th in scoring, 14th on money list, two top-five's

 Allen Doyle       - 6th on money list with one win and five top-10 finishes

 Ray Floyd         - Has a pair of top-10 results in just six events

 Hubert Green      - Leads tour in scoring average, 2nd in driving accuracy

 John Jacobs       - Won last week's event in a playoff over Gil Morgan

 John Mahaffey     - 5th in greens in regulation, 7th in driving accuracy

 Gary McCord       - TV funnyman has two top-10's in just five events

 Larry Nelson      - Leads the tour in eagles, 1 win and three runner-up finishes

 Andy North        - 2nd in putting, has two top-10's in only four tournaments

 Arnold Palmer     - Designed the course so he might shoot his age this week

 

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