SBC Senior Open
SBC Senior Open
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Preivew of this years tournament
News and report from the 1st round
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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, June 9th through Sunday, June 11th
 Site: Kemper Lakes Golf Course, Long Grove, Illinois
 Course Architect: Ken Killian and Richard Nugent (1979)
 Par: 72
 Yardage: 6,830
 Hole-by-Hole: 1 - Par 4 406 Yds         10 - Par 4 416 Yds
               2 - Par 4 380 Yds         11 - Par 5 502 Yds
               3 - Par 3 173 Yds         12 - Par 4 393 Yds
               4 - Par 5 508 Yds         13 - Par 3 181 Yds
               5 - Par 4 423 Yds         14 - Par 4 395 Yds
               6 - Par 3 180 Yds         15 - Par 5 557 Yds
               7 - Par 5 513 Yds         16 - Par 4 415 Yds
               8 - Par 4 415 Yds         17 - Par 3 172 Yds
               9 - Par 4 411 Yds         18 - Par 4 390 Yds
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                    36 3,409 Yds               36 3,421 Yds
 
 Annual: 12th
 Defending Champion: Hale Irwin
 Runner-Up: Gary McCord, Bruce Fleisher, Ray Floyd
 Tournament Record: 195 (Hale Irwin, 1995)
 36-Hole Record: 128 (Hale Irwin, 1998)
 Course Record: 62 (Hale Irwin, 1998)
 18-Hole Record: 62 (Joe Jimenez, 1995)
 Total Purse: $1,400,000
 Shares: 1st Place - $210,000; 2nd Place - 123,200; 3rd Place - 100,800
 
                             1999 Finish
                             -----------
 
 Player                Score              Player                 Score
 ------                -----              ------                 -----
 Hale Irwin             206               Allen Doyle             210
 Gary McCord            207               Larry Nelson            210
 Bruce Fleisher         207               DeWitt Weaver           210
 Ray Floyd              207               Hugh Baiocchi           211
 Jose Maria Canizares   208               Fred Gibson             211
                                          John Mahaffey           211
                                          Tom McGinnis            211
 
           Past SBC Senior Open Winners and Runners-up
           -------------------------------------------
 
 1999 -- Hale Irwin (206) -- Gary McGord, Bruce Fleisher, Ray Floyd
 1998 -- Hale Irwin (201) -- Larry Nelson
 1997 -- Gil Morgan (210) -- Hale Irwin
 1996 -- Walter Morgan (205) -- John Bland
 1995 -- Hale Irwin (195) -- Kermit Zarley
 1994 -- John Paul Cain (202) -- Jim Colbert, Simon Hobday
 1993 -- #George Archer (133) -- Jim Colbert, Simon Hobday, Dick Rhyan
 1992 -- Dale Douglass (201) -- Jim Dent
 1991 -- Mike Hill (200) -- Bob Charles
 1990 -- Chi Chi Rodriguez (203) -- George Archer, Al Kelley
 1989 -- Bruce Crampton (205)  -- Jim Ferree, Orville Moody
 
 # - Rain Shortened.
 
 Note: Formerly called Ameritech Senior Open (1989-99).
 
                      Top Contenders in the Field
                      ---------------------------
 
 Hale Irwin        - Two-time defending champion, 6th in scoring, 2 wins
 Jose M. Canizares - 14th on money list with four top-five finishes
 Allen Doyle       - Has one win and six top-10's this year, 6th in money
 Bruce Fleisher    - Three-time winner this year with eight top-10 finishes
 Ray Floyd         - Has struggled the past two years, 2 top-10's in 8 events
 Hubert Green      - 8th on money list with one win and seven top-10s
 Tom Kite          - 3rd in greens in regulation, 2nd in birdies, 1st in sandies
 Gary McCord       - Has played in only six events this year with 2 top-10s
 Gil Morgan        - 9th on money list with one win and a pair of seconds
 Larry Nelson      - Leads tour in money earned, 2 wins and 3 seconds
 Andy North        - Has a pair of top-10 finishes in just six tournaments
 Gary Player       - Opened with an eight-under 64 last week, but tied for 16th
 Dana Quigley      - Leads tour with 11 top-10s this year, 1 win and 3 seconds
 Doug Tewell       - Won PGA Seniors' Championship, 5th on money list
 Lanny Wadkins     - After winning earlier this year has fallen to 32nd in money
 

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