Lightpath Long Island Classic
Lightpath Long Island 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, July 28th through Sunday, July 30th
 Site: Meadow Brook Club, Jericho, New York
 Course Architect: Dick Wilson (1955)
 Par: 72
 Yardage: 6,842
 Hole-by-Hole: 1 - Par 5 537 Yds         10 - Par 5 506 Yds
               2 - Par 4 389 Yds         11 - Par 4 400 Yds
               3 - Par 5 478 Yds         12 - Par 4 434 Yds
               4 - Par 3 195 Yds         13 - Par 4 412 Yds
               5 - Par 4 430 Yds         14 - Par 4 340 Yds
               6 - Par 4 388 Yds         15 - Par 3 209 Yds
               7 - Par 3 181 Yds         16 - Par 4 401 Yds
               8 - Par 4 373 Yds         17 - Par 5 585 Yds
               9 - Par 4 417 Yds         18 - Par 3 167 Yds
                   -------------              -------------
                    36 3,388 Yds               36 3,454 Yds
 
 Annual: 13th
 Defending Champion: Bruce Fleisher
 Runner-Up: Allen Doyle
 Tournament Record: 200 (Lee Trevino, 1994)
 36-Hole Record: 133 (Ray Floyd, 1996; Bruce Fleisher, 1999)
 Course Record: 64 (Jose Maria Canizares, 1997; Bruce Fleisher, 1999)
 Total Purse: $1,500,000
 Shares: 1st Place - $225,000; 2nd Place - 132,000; 3rd Place - 108,000
 
                             1999 Finish
                             -----------
 
 Player                Score              Player                 Score
 ------                -----              ------                 -----
 Bruce Fleisher         206               Tom Shaw                209
 Allen Doyle            208               Jim Thorpe              209
 Jose Maria Canizares   209               Hugh Baiocchi           210
 Ray Floyd              209               John Jacobs             210
 Joe Inman              209               David Lundstrom         210
                                          Gil Morgan              210
                                          Dana Quigley            210
 
         Past Lightpath Long Island Classic Winners and Runners-Up
         ---------------------------------------------------------
 
 1999 -- Bruce Fleisher (206) -- Allen Doyle
 1998 -- Gary Player (204) -- Walter Hall, J.C. Snead
 1997 -- *Dana Quigley (204) -- Jay Sigel
 1996 -- John Bland (202) -- Jim Colbert
 1995 -- Lee Trevino (202) -- Bud Allin
 1994 -- Lee Trevino (200) -- Jim Colbert
 1993 -- Ray Floyd (208) -- Bob Betley, Bob Charles, Harold Henning,
                            Bruce Lehnhard, Walt Zembriski
 1992 -- George Archer (205) -- Jim Albus
 1991 -- George Archer (204) -- Jim Colbert, Larry Laoretti
 1990 -- George Archer (208) -- Frank Beard, Charles Coody
 1989 -- *#Butch Baird (183) -- Frank Beard, Don Bies, Orville Moody
 1988 -- Don Bies (202) -- Bob Charles
 
 * - Won in playoff.
 # - Rain shortened.
 
 Note: Formerly called The Northville Invitational (1988), Northville
       Long Island Classic (1989-98).
 
                      Top Contenders in the Field
                      ---------------------------
 
 Bruce Fleisher     - Defending champion, three wins and four runner-up finishes
 Jim Colbert        - 20th on money list with 6 top-10's, tied for 5th last week
 Allen Doyle        - Has recorded eight top-10's this year with one win
 Ray Floyd          - Won two weeks ago at FORD PLAYERS CHAMPIONSHIP
 Tom Kite           - Two-time winner in 2000, 6th on money list, 9th in putting
 Gil Morgan         - Won last week's Instinet Classic for second win of the year
 Larry Nelson       - Has 11 top-five finishes with two victories in 2000
 Andy North         - Has posted two top-10 finishes in just 10 tournaments
 Dana Quigley       - Has competed in 24 events with 1 win and 4 seconds
 Doug Tewell        - Has a pair of wins this season, 7th on money list
 Lee Trevino        - Won earlier this year for 29th career Senior win
 Lanny Wadkins      - 37th on money list with only one top-10 (a win)

 

 

 

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