Instinet Classic
Instinet Classic
Golf Today Home Page All the latest golf news Coverage of all the worlds major tours For all your golfing needs Golf Course Directory Out on the course Golf related travel Whats going on
 
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, July 21st through Sunday, July 23rd
 Site: TPC at Jasna Polana, Princeton, New Jersey
 Course Architect: Gary Player (1995)
 Par: 72
 Yardage: 6,893
 Hole-by-Hole: 1 - Par 4 396 yds         10 - Par 4 432 yds
               2 - Par 3 145 yds         11 - Par 3 188 yds
               3 - Par 5 534 yds         12 - Par 5 543 yds
               4 - Par 4 324 yds         13 - Par 4 425 yds
               5 - Par 4 388 yds         14 - Par 4 395 yds
               6 - Par 4 435 yds         15 - Par 4 419 yds
               7 - Par 5 558 yds         16 - Par 4 318 yds
               8 - Par 3 203 yds         17 - Par 3 200 yds
               9 - Par 4 441 yds         18 - Par 5 549 yds
                   -------------              -------------
                    36 3,424 yds               36 3,469 yds
 
 Annual: 16th
 Defending Champion: Tom Jenkins
 Runner-Up: Jim Thorpe
 Tournament Record: 202 (Chi Chi Rodriguez, 1987)
 36-Hole Record: 133 (Lee Elder, 1987)
 18-Hole Record: 62 (Jay Sigel, 1998)
 9-Hole Record: 27 (Jay Sigel, 1998)
 Total Purse: $1,400,000
 Shares: 1st Place - $210,000; 2nd Place - 123,200; 3rd Place - 100,800
 
                             1999 Finish
                             -----------
 
 Player                Score              Player                 Score
 ------                -----              ------                 -----
 Tom Jenkins *          206               Jim Colbert             208
 Jim Thorpe             206               Jesse Patino            209
 Rocky Thompson         207               Dana Quigley            210
 Gil Morgan             207               Jose Maria Canizares    210
 John Mahaffey          208               Ed Dougherty            210
                                          Bob Charles             210
 
 * - Won in playoff.
 
             Past Instinet Classic Winners and Runners-up
             --------------------------------------------
 
 1999 -- *Tom Jenkins (206) -- Jim Thorpe
 1998 -- *Jay Sigel (205) -- Jose Maria Canizares
 1997 -- #Bob Eastwood (135) -- John Bland, Bob E. Smith
 1996 -- *Dale Douglass (206) -- John Schroeder, Tom Wargo
 1995 -- Jim Colbert (207) -- J.C. Snead
 1994 -- Lee Trevino (206) -- Mike Hill
 1993 -- Bob Charles (204) -- Dave Stockton
 1992 -- Lee Trevino (205) -- Gibby Gilbert
 1991 -- Jim Ferree (208) -- Jim Colbert, Lee Trevino
 1990 -- *Dale Douglass (204) -- Gary Player
 1989 -- *Dave Hill (206) -- Chi Chi Rodriguez
 1988 -- *Bruce Crampton (205) -- Billy Casper
 1987 -- Chi Chi Rodriguez (202) -- Lee Elder
 1986 -- Gary Player (206) -- Bob Charles, Lee Elder
 1985 -- #Don January (135) -- Al Balding, Bob Charles
 
 * - Won in Playoff.
 # - Rain Shortened.
 
 Note: Formerly called Bell Atlantic Classic (1990-90), Bell Atlantic/St.
       Christopher's Classic (1989), United Hospitals Classic (1988), United
       Hospitals Senior Golf Championship (1985-87).
 
                      Top Contenders in the Field
                      ---------------------------
 
 Tom Jenkins       - Defending champion, 9th on money list, 8 top-10's
 Jose M. Canizares - Has seven top-10 finishes in 20 events this year
 Jim Colbert       - Winless this year in 20 events, 23rd on money list
 Bruce Fleisher    - Three-time winner this season, fallen to third on money list
 Stewart Ginn      - Has competed in 16 events in 2000 with 3 top-10's
 Hale Irwin        - 1st on money list with 3 wins and 3 runner-up finishes
 John Mahaffey     - 25th on money list in 17 events, 6 top-10's
 Gil Morgan        - Only 12 events played with 7 top-10's, 10th on money list
 Larry Nelson      - Tied for 2nd last week with final round of 67
 Arnold Palmer     - Making his 1,000th career PGA/SENIOR Tour start
 Dana Quigley      - Finished 2nd last week for the fourth time this year
 Bruce Summerhays  - 19th on money list with seven top-10 finishes
 Doug Tewell       - Won PGA Seniors' Championship, 6th on money list, 2 wins
 Jim Thorpe        - Has climbed to 14th on money list with eight top-10's
 Lanny Wadkins     - Shot 73-72 over the weekend to finish tied for 24th

 

 

 

Email this page to a friend | Return to top of page


>