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News and report from the 4th round
Scores from the 4th round
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 Dates: Thursday, July 27th through Sunday, July 30th
 Site: Tournament Players Club at Deere Run, Silvis, Illinois
 Course Architect: D.A. Weibring (2000)
 Par: 71
 Yardage: 7,183
 Hole-By-Hole: 1 - Par 4 395 yds         10 - Par 5 583 yds
               2 - Par 5 561 yds         11 - Par 4 432 yds
               3 - Par 3 186 yds         12 - Par 3 215 yds
               4 - Par 4 454 yds         13 - Par 4 414 yds
               5 - Par 4 433 yds         14 - Par 4 361 yds
               6 - Par 4 367 yds         15 - Par 4 465 yds
               7 - Par 3 226 yds         16 - Par 3 158 yds
               8 - Par 4 428 yds         17 - Par 5 557 yds
               9 - Par 4 485 yds         18 - Par 4 463 yds
                   -------------              -------------
                    35 3,535 yds               36 3,648 yds
 
 Annual: 29th
 Defending Champion: J.L. Lewis
 Runner-Up: Mike Brisky
 Tournament Record: 259 (David Frost, 1993)
 54-Hole Record: 193 (Blaine McCallister, 1988; Brian Henninger, 1999)
 36-Hole Record: 128 (Mike Brisky, 1999)
 18-Hole Record: 61 (Mike Smith, 1987)
 9-Hole Record: 28 (Fuzzy Zoeller, 1976; Jeff Sluman, 1983)
 Total Purse: $2,600,000
 Shares: 1st Place - $468,000; 2nd Place - 280,800; 3rd Place - 176,800
 
                             1999 Finish
                             -----------
 
 Player                Score              Player                 Score
 ------                -----              ------                 -----
 J.L. Lewis *           261               Pete Jordan             265
 Mike Brisky            261               Chris Perry             265
 Brian Henninger        264               Dick Mast               266
 Kirk Triplett          264               Scott Verplank          266
 Steve Jones            265               Robert Damron           267
                                          D.A. Weibring           267
 
 * - Won in playoff.
 
              Past John Deere Classic Winners and Runners-up
              ----------------------------------------------
 
 1999 -- *J.L. Lewis (261) -- Mike Brisky
 1998 -- Steve Jones (263) -- Scott Gump
 1997 -- David Toms (265) -- Brandel Chamblee, Robert Gamez, Jimmy Johnston
 1996 -- Ed Fiori (268) -- Andrew Magee
 1995 -- #D.A. Weibring (197) -- Jonathan Kaye
 1994 -- Mark McCumber (265) -- Kenny Perry
 1993 -- David Frost (259) -- Payne Stewart, D.A. Weibring
 1992 -- David Frost (266) -- Tom Lehman, Loren Roberts
 1991 -- D.A. Weibring (267) -- Paul Azinger, Peter Jacobsen
 1990 -- *Joey Sindelar (268) -- Willie Wood
 1989 -- Curt Byrum (268) -- Bill Britton, Brian Tennyson
 1988 -- Blaine McCallister (261) -- Dan Forsman
 1987 -- Kenny Knox (265) -- Gil Morgan
 1986 -- Mark Wiebe (268) -- Curt Byrum
 1985 -- Dan Forsman (267) -- Bob Tway
 1984 -- Scott Hoch (266) -- George Archer, Vance Heafner, Dave Stockton
 1983 -- *Danny Edwards (266) -- Morris Hatalsky
 1982 -- Payne Stewart (268) -- Brad Bryant, Pat McGowan
 1981 -- *Dave Barr (270) -- W.Blackburn, F.Conner, D.Halldorson, V.Regalado
 1980 -- Scott Hoch (266) -- Curtis Strange
 1979 -- D.A. Weibring (266) -- Calvin Peete
 1978 -- Victor Regalado (269) -- Fred Marti
 1977 -- Mike Morley (267) -- Bob Murphy, Victor Regalado
 1976 -- John Lister (268) -- Fuzzy Zoeller
 1975 -- Roger Maltbie (275) -- Dave Eichelberger
 1974 -- Dave Stockton (271) -- Bruce Fleisher
 1973 -- Sam Adams (268) -- Dwight Nevil, Kermit Zarley
 1972 -- Deane Beman (279) -- Tom Watson
 
 * - Won in Playoff.
 # - Rain Shortened.
 
 Note: Formerly called Quad City Classic (1995-98), Hardee's Golf Classic
       (1986-94), Lite Quad Cities Open (1985), Miller High-Life Quad Cities
       Open (1982-84), Ed McMahon-Jaycees Quad City Open (1975-79), Quad Cities
       Open (1972-74, 80-81).
 
                      Top Contenders in the Field
                      ---------------------------
 
 J.L. Lewis        - Defending Champion, 81st on money list with 1 top-10
 Glen Day          - Has made 13 of 18 cuts this year but only one top-10 finish
 Fred Funk         - Struggling this year with no top-five's, 68th on money list
 Bill Glasson      - Tied for 3rd last week at B.C. Open for second top-10
 Billy Mayfair     - Has a pair of top-10's this year, 85th on money list
 Blaine McCallister- Lost in a playoff earlier this year, made 14 of 19 cuts
 Craig Parry       - Tied for 36th at British Open, made 10 of 13 cuts, 1 top-10
 Jeff Sluman       - Only top-50 money winner without a top-10 this season
 Dave Stockton, Jr - Tied for 5th last week with rounds of 75-67-65-68
 Esteban Toledo    - Lost by one shot at B.C. Open last week for first top-10
 Kirk Triplett     - 12th on money list with one win and eight top-10's
 Grant Waite       - Posted a top-10 at B.C. Open with four rounds under par
 D.A. Weibring     - Course designer and three-time winner of this event

 

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