Philips Invitational Honouring Harvey Penick
Philips Invitational Honouring Harvey Penick
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Preivew of this years tournament
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Scores from the 2nd round
News and report from the 3rd round
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News and report from the 4th round
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 Dates: Thursday, May 4th through Sunday, May 7th

 Site: Onion Creek Club (Original and North Courses), Austin, Texas

 Course Architect: Jimmy Demaret and Jimmie Connolly (1974),

                   Ben Crenshaw and Bill Coore (1995)

 Par: 70

 Yardage: 6,101

 Hole-by-Hole: 1 - Par 4 381 yds         10 - Par 4 343 yds

               2 - Par 3 134 yds         11 - Par 3 190 yds

               3 - Par 4 342 yds         12 - Par 5 539 yds

               4 - Par 4 380 yds         13 - Par 3 153 yds

               5 - Par 5 491 yds         14 - Par 4 388 yds

               6 - Par 4 357 yds         15 - Par 4 408 yds

               7 - Par 3 185 yds         16 - Par 4 386 yds

               8 - Par 4 408 yds         17 - Par 3 144 yds

               9 - Par 4 382 yds         18 - Par 5 490 yds

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                    35 3,060 yds               35 3,041 yds

 

 Annual: 2nd

 Defending Champion: Akiko Fukushima

 Runner-Up: Charlotta Sorenstam

 Tournament Record: 267 (Akiko Fukushima, 1999)

 54-Hole Record: 196 (Akiko Fukushima, 1999)

 36-Hole Record: 131 (Akiko Fukushima, 1999)

 Course Record: 62 (Beth Daniel, 1999)

 9-Hole Record: 29 (Beth Daniel, 1999)

 Total Purse: $850,000

 Shares: 1st Place - $127,500; 2nd Place - 79,129; 3rd Place - 57,742

 

                             1999 Finish

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 Player                Score              Player                 Score

 ------                -----              ------                 -----

 Akiko Fukushima        267               Juli Inkster            273

 Charlotta Sorenstam    269               Kelli Kuehne            275

 Mi Hyun Kim            271               Cindy Flom              275

 Beth Daniel            271               Kristi Albers           276

 Janice Moodie          272               Marnie McGuire          276

                                          Deb Richard             276

                                          Jenny Lidback           276

                                          Silvia Cavalleri        276

 

          Past The Philips Invitational Winners and Runners-Up

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 1999 -- Akiko Fukushima (267) -- Charlotta Sorenstam, Mi Hyun Kim

 

                      Top Contenders in the Field

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 Akiko Fukushima    - Defending champion, made 5 of 7 cuts this year

 Laura Davies       - Contended last week until final round of 74

 Sophie Gustafson   - Won last week's tournament in Georgia for 1st win

 Rachel Hetherington- 25th on money list with a pair of top-10's

 Juli Inkster       - Finished 6th last year at this tournament

 Lorie Kane         - Tied for 4th last week, 7th on money list

 Betsy King         - LPGA All-time money winner, won earlier in Hawaii

 Liselotte Neumann  - Off to a slow start this year with no top-10 finishes

 Dottie Pepper      - 4th on money list with five top-10 finishes

 Kelly Robbins      - Tied for 2nd last week with back-to-back 67's

 Annika Sorenstam   - 2nd on money list with one win and 3 top-five's

 Charlotta Sorenstam- Won earlier this year for 1st career victory

 Sherri Steinhauer  - Has recorded six top-10 finishes in 11 tournaments

 

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