Fed Ex St Judes Classic
Fed Ex St Judes Classic
Golf Today Home Page All the latest golf news Coverage of all the worlds major tours For all your golfing needs Golf Course Directory Out on the course Golf related travel Whats going on
 
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: Thursday, June 22nd through Sunday, June 25th
 Site: TPC at Southwind, Memphis, Tennessee
 Course Architect: Ron Prichard (1988)
                   Fuzzy Zoeller/Hubert Green (Consultants)
 Par: 71
 Yardage: 7,006
 Hole-By-Hole: 1 - Par 4 426 yds         10 - Par 4 447 yds
               2 - Par 4 387 yds         11 - Par 3 146 yds
               3 - Par 5 525 yds         12 - Par 4 375 yds
               4 - Par 3 194 yds         13 - Par 4 430 yds
               5 - Par 5 527 yds         14 - Par 3 231 yds
               6 - Par 4 427 yds         15 - Par 4 385 yds
               7 - Par 4 458 yds         16 - Par 5 528 yds
               8 - Par 3 169 yds         17 - Par 4 464 yds
               9 - Par 4 450 yds         18 - Par 4 437 yds
                   -------------              -------------
                    36 3,563 yds               35 3,443 yds
 
 Annual: 43rd
 Defending Champion: Ted Tryba
 Runner-Up: Tim Herron, Tom Lehman
 Tournament Record: 258 (John Cook, 1996)
 54-Hole Record: 189 (John Cook, 1996)
 36-Hole Record: 126 (John Cook, 1996; David Frost, 1999)
 18-Hole Record: 59 (Al Geiberger, 1977 -- Colonial CC - Cordova)
 9-Hole Record: 28 (Bob Charles, 1964 -- Colonial CC - Memphis)
 Course Record: 61 (Jay Delsing, 1993)
 Total Purse: $3,000,000
 Shares: 1st Place - $540,000; 2nd Place - 324,000; 3rd Place - 204,000
 
                             1999 Finish
                             -----------
 
 Player                Score              Player                 Score
 ------                -----              ------                 -----
 Ted Tryba              265               Paul Azinger            270
 Tim Herron             267               Rick Fehr               270
 Tom Lehman             267               Kevin Sutherland        270
 Jose Maria Olazabal    268               Hal Sutton              270
 Kevin Wentworth        268               Five players at         271
 
          Past FedEx St. Jude Classic Winners and Runners-up
          --------------------------------------------------
 
 1999 -- Ted Tryba (265) -- Tim Herron, Tom Lehman
 1998 -- *Nick Price (268) -- Jeff Sluman
 1997 -- Greg Norman (268) -- Dudley Hart
 1996 -- John Cook (258) -- John Adams
 1995 -- Jim Gallagher, Jr. (267) -- Jay Delsing, Ken Green
 1994 -- *Dicky Pride (267) -- Gene Sauers, Hal Sutton
 1993 -- Nick Price (266) -- Rick Fehr, Jeff Maggert
 1992 -- Jay Haas (263) -- Dan Forsman, Robert Gamez
 1991 -- Fred Couples (269) -- Rick Fehr
 1990 -- *Tom Kite (269) -- John Cook
 1989 -- John Mahaffey (272) -- Bob Gilder, Hubert Green, Bernhard Langer
 1988 -- Jodie Mudd (273) -- Peter Jacobsen, Nick Price
 1987 -- Curtis Strange (275) -- R.Cochran, Mike Donald, T.Kite, D.Watson
 1986 -- Mike Hulbert (280) -- Joey Sindelar
 1985 -- *Hal Sutton (279) -- David Ogrin
 1984 -- Bob Eastwood (280) -- Ralph Landrum, Mark O'Meara, Tim Simpson
 1983 -- Larry Mize (274) -- Chip Beck, Sammy Rachels, Fuzzy Zoeller
 1982 -- Ray Floyd (271) -- Mike Holland
 1981 -- Jerry Pate (274) -- Tom Kite, Bruce Lietzke
 1980 -- Lee Trevino (272) -- Tom Purtzer
 1979 -- *Gil Morgan (278) -- Larry Nelson
 1978 -- *Andy Bean (277) -- Lee Trevino
 1977 -- Al Geiberger (273) -- Jerry McGee, Gary Player
 1976 -- Gibby Gilbert (273) -- Forrest Fezler, John Lister, Gil Morgan
 1975 -- Gene Littler (270) -- John Mahaffey
 1974 -- Gary Player (273) -- Lou Graham, Hubert Green
 1973 -- Dave Hill (283) -- Allen Miller, Lee Trevino
 1972 -- Lee Trevino (281) -- John Mahaffey
 1971 -- Lee Trevino (268) -- Lee Elder, Jerry Heard, Hale Irwin, R.Wolff
 1970 -- Dave Hill (267) -- Frank Beard, Homero Blancas, Bob Charles
 1969 -- Dave Hill (265) -- Lee Elder
 1968 -- Bob Lunn (268) -- Monty Kaser
 1967 -- Dave Hill (272) -- Johnny Pott
 1966 -- Bert Yancey (265) -- Gene Littler
 1965 -- *Jack Nicklaus (271) -- Johnny Pott
 1964 -- Mike Souchak (270) -- Billy Casper, Tommy Jacobs
 1963 -- *Tony Lema (270) -- Tommy Aaron
 1962 -- *Lionel Hebert (267) -- Gene Littler, Gary Player
 1961 -- Cary Middlecoff (266) -- Gardner Dickinson, Mike Souchak
 1960 -- *Tommy Bolt (273) -- Ben Hogan, Gene Littler
 1959 -- *Don Whitt (272) -- Al Balding, Gary Player
 1958 -- Billy Maxwell (267) -- Cary Middlecoff
 
 * - Won in Playoff.
 
 Note: Formerly called Federal Express St. Jude Classic (1986-94), St. Jude
       Memphis Classic (1985), Danny Thomas Memphis Classic (1970-84), 
Memphis
       Invitational Open (1960-69), Memphis Open (1958-59).
 
                      Top Contenders in the Field
                      ---------------------------
 
 Ted Tryba         - Defending champion, finished plus-14 at U.S. Open
 Paul Azinger      - 17th on money list with one win and two top-five finishes
 Stewart Cink      - Won MCI Classic, 10th on money list, seven top-10's
 Tim Herron        - Missed the cut last week at U.S. Open with 2 75's
 John Huston       - Finished 4th last week at Pebble Beach, 14th on money list
 Rocco Mediate     - 29th on money list with two top-10's, 12 cuts made in 15
 Craig Parry       - Tied for 37th last week at U.S. Open, 119th on money list
 Nick Price        - Shot final round of 71 last week to finish 12-over-par
 Loren Roberts     - 4th in driving accuracy, 20th on money list, 4 top-10's
 Hal Sutton        - Two-time winner this year, 2nd in money, 8 top-10's
 David Toms        - 3rd in greens in regulation, 26th on money list
 Jean Van de Velde - Has made the cut in 7 of 12 PGA events with 1 top-10

 

 

Email this page to a friend | Return to top of page


>