Invensys Classic at Las Vegas
Invensys Classic at Las Vegas
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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
News and report from the 4th round
Scores from the 4th round
Golf Today report of last years event
 Dates: Wednesday, October 11th through Sunday, October 15th
 Sites: T-P-C at Summerlin, Las Vegas, Nevada
        Desert Inn Country Club, Las Vegas, Nevada
        Southern Highlands Golf Club, Las Vegas, Nevada
 Architects: TPC at Summerlin - Robert Weed (Fuzzy Zoeller, Consultant) (1992)
             Desert Inn C.C. - Lawrence Hughes (1952), Remodeled by:
                               Donald Collett, Tom Clark and Richard Bigler
             Southern Highlands Golf Club - Robert Trent Jones, Sr.
                                            Robert Trent Jones, Jr.
 
 Pars:              72                     72                    72
 Yardage:       7,243 T-P-C            7,381 So High       7,095 Desert Inn
 Hole-By-Hole: 1 - Par 4 408 yds    1 - Par 4 417 yds     1 - Par 5 490 yds
               2 - Par 4 469 yds    2 - Par 3 201 yds     2 - Par 4 420 yds
               3 - Par 5 492 yds    3 - Par 5 598 yds     3 - Par 4 408 yds
               4 - Par 4 450 yds    4 - Par 4 410 yds     4 - Par 3 183 yds
               5 - Par 3 197 yds    5 - Par 4 335 yds     5 - Par 5 587 yds
               6 - Par 4 430 yds    6 - Par 4 397 yds     6 - Par 4 424 yds
               7 - Par 4 382 yds    7 - Par 4 433 yds     7 - Par 3 214 yds
               8 - Par 3 239 yds    8 - Par 3 167 yds     8 - Par 4 450 yds
               9 - Par 5 563 yds    9 - Par 5 547 yds     9 - Par 4 431 yds
                   -------------        -------------         -------------
                    36 3,630 Yds         36 3,505 Yds          36 3,607 Yds
 
              10 - Par 4 420 yds   10 - Par 4 455 yds    10 - Par 5 514 yds
              11 - Par 4 448 yds   11 - Par 4 500 yds    11 - Par 3 207 yds
              12 - Par 4 442 yds   12 - Par 3 152 yds    12 - Par 4 413 yds
              13 - Par 5 606 yds   13 - Par 5 577 yds    13 - Par 4 411 yds
              14 - Par 3 156 yds   14 - Par 4 448 yds    14 - Par 4 410 yds
              15 - Par 4 341 yds   15 - Par 4 485 yds    15 - Par 5 501 yds
              16 - Par 5 560 yds   16 - Par 4 423 yds    16 - Par 3 178 yds
              17 - Par 3 196 yds   17 - Par 3 214 yds    17 - Par 4 418 yds
              18 - Par 4 444 yds   18 - Par 5 622 yds    18 - Par 4 436 yds
                   -------------        -------------         -------------
                    36 3,613 Yds         36 3,876 Yds          36 3,488 Yds
 
 Annual: 18th
 Defending Champion: Jim Furyk
 Runner-Up: Jonathan Kaye
 Tournament Record: 329 (Andrew Magee, D.A. Weibring, 1991)
 72-Hole Record: 263 (Bruce Lietzke, Craig Stadler, Andrew Magee,
                      D.A.Weibring, 1991)
 54-Hole Record: 194 (Harrison Frazar, Bob May, Jim Furyk, 1999)
 36-Hole Record: 126 (Rick Fehr, 1996)
 Course Records: 62 (John Cook, 1992; Keith Fergus, Rick Fehr, 1996 - T-P-C at
                    Summerlin)
                 62 (Jack Nicklaus, 1963; Al Geiberger, 1987; Kermit Zarley,
                    1993 - Desert Inn Country Club)
 18-Hole Record: 59 (Chip Beck, 1991 - Sunrise Golf Club)
 Total Purse: $4,250,000
 Shares: 1st Place - $765,000; 2nd Place - 459,000; 3rd Place - 289,000
 
                             1999 Finish
                             -----------
 
 Player                Score              Player                 Score
 ------                -----              ------                 -----
 Jim Furyk              331               Brandel Chamblee        341
 Jonathan Kaye          332               Robert Damron           341
 Dudley Hart            338               Kevin Sutherland        341
 Chris Perry            339               Stephen Ames            342
 Andrew Magee           340               Three players at        343
 
           Past Invensys Classic at Las Vegas Winners and Runners-up
           ---------------------------------------------------------
 
 1999 -- Jim Furyk (331) -- Jonathan Kaye
 1998 -- Jim Furyk (335) -- Mark Calcavecchia
 1997 -- Bill Glasson (340) -- David Edwards, Billy Mayfair
 1996 -- *Tiger Woods (332) -- Davis Love III
 1995 -- Jim Furyk (331) -- Billy Mayfair
 1994 -- Bruce Lietzke (332) -- Robert Gamez
 1993 -- Davis Love III (331) -- Craig Stadler
 1992 -- John Cook (334) -- David Frost
 1991 -- *Andrew Magee (329) -- D.A. Weibring
 1990 -- *Bob Tway (334) -- John Cook
 1989 -- *Scott Hoch (336) -- Robert Wrenn
 1988 -- #Gary Koch (274) -- Peter Jacobsen, Mark O'Meara
 1987 -- #Paul Azinger (271) -- Hal Sutton
 1986 -- Greg Norman (333) -- Dan Pohl
 1985 -- Curtis Strange (338) -- Mike Smith
 1984 -- Denis Watson (341) -- Andy Bean
 1983 -- Fuzzy Zoeller (340) -- Rex Caldwell
 
 * - Won in Playoff.
 # - Rain Shortened.
 
 Note: Formerly called Las Vegas Invitational (1989-99), Panasonic Las Vegas
       Invitational (1984-88), Panasonic Las Vegas Pro-Celebrity Classic (1983).
 
                      Top Contenders in the Field
                      ---------------------------
 
 Jim Furyk         - Two-time defending champion, 10th on money list, 1 win
 Mark Calcavecchia - Two-time runner-up and two-time third-place finisher in 2000
 Stewart Cink      - 13th on money list with one win and eight top-10 finishes
 Fred Couples      - Competing in his 18th event, made 15 cuts, 5 top-10's
 Justin Leonard    - Has a win and three second's this year, 15th on money list
 Davis Love III    - Only top-10 money winner without a win, three-time runner-up
 Bob May           - Lost in the first round last week at World Match Play
 Rocco Mediate     - 30th on money list with one win, three top-five finishes
 Phil Mickelson    - Three-time winner this year, 2nd on money list, 10 top-10's
 Hal Sutton        - 4th on money list with two wins and 11 top-10 finishes
 Kirk Triplett     - Won earlier this year for 1st career win, 11th in money
 

 

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