Michelob Championship at Kingsmill
Michelob Championship at Kingsmill
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Scores from the 2nd round
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 Dates: Thursday, October 5th through Sunday, October 8th
 Site: Kingsmill Golf Club (River Course), Williamsburg, Virginia
 Course Architect: Pete Dye (1975), Ed Ault (redesign)
 Par: 71
 Yardage: 6,853
 Hole-By-Hole: 1 - Par 4 360 yds         10 - Par 4 431 yds
               2 - Par 3 204 yds         11 - Par 4 428 yds
               3 - Par 5 538 yds         12 - Par 4 395 yds
               4 - Par 4 437 yds         13 - Par 3 179 yds
               5 - Par 3 183 yds         14 - Par 4 383 yds
               6 - Par 4 381 yds         15 - Par 5 506 yds
               7 - Par 5 516 yds         16 - Par 4 427 yds
               8 - Par 4 413 yds         17 - Par 3 177 yds
               9 - Par 4 460 yds         18 - Par 4 435 yds
                   -------------              -------------
                    36 3,492 yds               35 3,361 yds
 
 Annual: 34th
 Defending Champion: Notah Begay III
 Runner-Up: Tom Byrum
 Tournament Record: 265 (Scott Hoch, 1996)
 54-Hole Record: 198 (Mike Hulbert, Kenny Knox, 1991; Lanny Wadkins, 1990;
                      Scott Hoch, 1996)
 36-Hole Record: 129 (Bob Lohr, 1994)
 Course Record: 61 (Bob Lohr, 1994)
 Total Purse: $3,000,000
 Shares: 1st Place - $540,000; 2nd Place - 324,000; 3rd Place - 204,000
 
                             1999 Finish
                             -----------
 
 Player                Score              Player                 Score
 ------                -----              ------                 -----
 Notah Begay III *      274               Nick Faldo              277
 Tom Byrum              274               Tom Scherrer            277
 Mike Weir              275               Ronnie Black            278
 Barry Cheesman         276               Jay Delsing             278
 Jay Don Blake          277               David Duval             278
                                          John Maginnes           278
                                          Brian Watts             278
 
 * - Won in playoff.
 
      Past Michelob Championship at Kingsmill Winners and Runners-Up
      --------------------------------------------------------------
 
 1999 -- *Notah Begay III (274) -- Tom Byrum
 1998 -- David Duval (268) -- Phil Tataurangi
 1997 -- *David Duval (271) -- Duffy Waldorf, Grant Waite
 1996 -- Scott Hoch (265) -- Tom Purtzer
 1995 -- Ted Tryba (272) -- Scott Simpson
 1994 -- Mark McCumber (267) -- Glen Day
 1993 -- Jim Gallagher, Jr. (269) -- Chip Beck
 1992 -- David Peoples (271) -- Bill Britton, Ed Dougherty, J. Gallagher, Jr
 1991 -- *Mike Hulbert (266) -- Kenny Knox
 1990 -- Lanny Wadkins (266) -- Larry Mize
 1989 -- *Mike Donald (268) -- Tim Simpson, Hal Sutton
 1988 -- *Tom Sieckmann (270) -- Mark Wiebe
 1987 -- Mark McCumber (267) -- Bobby Clampett
 1986 -- Fuzzy Zoeller (274) -- Jodie Mudd
 1985 -- *Mark Wiebe (273) -- John Mahaffey
 1984 -- Ronnie Black (267) -- Willie Wood
 1983 -- Calvin Peete (276) -- Tim Norris
 1982 -- #Calvin Peete (203) -- Bruce Lietzke
 1981 -- John Mahaffey (276) -- Andy North
 1980 -- Ben Crenshaw (272) -- Jack Renner
 1979 -- John Fought (277) -- Buddy Gardner, Alan Tapie, Bobby Wadkins
 1978 -- Tom Watson (270) -- Ed Sneed
 1977 -- Miller Barber (272) -- George Archer
 1976 -- J.C. Snead (274) -- Gibby Gilbert, Johnny Miller
 1975 -- Johnny Miller (272) -- Rod Curl
 1974 -- Johnny Miller (271) -- Billy Casper, Lee Trevino
 1973 -- *Ed Sneed (275) -- John Schlee
 1972 -- George Knudson (271) -- Hale Irwin, Bobby Nichols
 1971 -- Billy Casper (269) -- Fred Marti
 1970 -- *Ken Still (278) -- Lee Trevino, Bert Yancey
 1969 -- *Jack Nicklaus (273) -- George Archer, Billy Casper, Don January
 1969 -- #Miller Barber (135) -- Bruce Devlin
 1967 -- Kermit Zarley (273) -- Dave Marr
 
 * - Won in Playoff.
 # - Rain Shortened.
 
 Note: Formerly called Kaiser International Open Invitational (1968-76),
       Anheuser-Busch Golf Classic (1977-95).
 
                      Top Contenders in the Field
                      ---------------------------
 
 Notah Begay III   - Defending champion, two-time winner this year
 Paul Azinger      - 21st on money list, 1 win and six top-10 finishes
 David Duval       - Won last week's Buick Challenge, 6th on money list
 Jim Furyk         - Has made 22 of 23 cuts with 1 win and 8 top-10's
 Scott Hoch        - Won this event in 1996, 31st on money list, 6 top-10's
 Mark O'Meara      - Two-time Major championship winner, only 1 top-10 finish
 Loren Roberts     - Has nine top-10 finishes in 2000 with one victory
 David Toms        - Missed the cut last week in title defense at Buick
 Jean Van de Velde - Tied for 11th last week in Europe, two runner-ups in 2000
 Grant Waite       - Two-time runner-up this year, 38th on money list
 Mike Weir         - Has only finished in the top-five twice this year
 

 

 

 

 

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