The Transamerica
The Transamerica
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
Golf Today report of last years event
 Dates: Friday, October 6th through Sunday, October 8th
 Site: Silverado Country Club (South Course), Napa, California
 Course Architect: Robert Trent Jones (1967)
 Par: 72
 Yardage: 6,640
 Hole-by-Hole: 1 - Par 4 366 Yds         10 - Par 4 361 Yds
               2 - Par 4 418 Yds         11 - Par 5 569 Yds
               3 - Par 3 197 Yds         12 - Par 4 428 Yds
               4 - Par 4 372 Yds         13 - Par 5 495 Yds
               5 - Par 4 359 Yds         14 - Par 4 382 Yds
               6 - Par 4 380 Yds         15 - Par 3 185 Yds
               7 - Par 3 191 Yds         16 - Par 4 330 Yds
               8 - Par 4 422 Yds         17 - Par 3 173 Yds
               9 - Par 5 512 Yds         18 - Par 5 500 Yds
                   -------------              -------------
                    35 3,217 Yds               37 3,423 Yds
 
 Annual: 12th
 Defending Champion: Bruce Fleisher
 Runner-Up: Allen Doyle
 Tournament Record: 199 (Bruce Fleisher, 1999)
 36-Hole Record: 132 (Bruce Fleisher, 1999)
 Course Record: 63 (Dale Douglass, 1991; Bob Charles, 1992; Isao Aoki, 1994)
 Total Purse: $1,100,000
 Shares: 1st Place - $165,000; 2nd Place - 96,800; 3rd Place - 79,200
 
                             1999 Finish
                             -----------
 
 Player                Score              Player                 Score
 ------                -----              ------                 -----
 Bruce Fleisher         199               Gary McCord             205
 Allen Doyle            200               Mike McCullough         205
 Walter Hall            202               Jose Maria Canizares    206
 Hubert Green           203               Tom Jenkins             206
 Al Geiberger           205               Dana Quigley            206
 
              Past The Transamerica Winners and Runners-up
              --------------------------------------------
 
 1999 -- Bruce Fleisher (199) -- Allen Doyle
 1998 -- Jim Colbert (205) -- David Lundstrom
 1997 -- Dave Eichelberger (205) -- F.Conner, T.Dill, J.Jacobs, D.Weaver
 1996 -- John Bland (204) -- Jim Colbert
 1995 -- Lee Trevino (201) -- Bruce Summerhays
 1994 -- *Kermit Zarley (204) -- Isao Aoki
 1993 -- Dave Stockton (203) -- Simon Hobday, Lee Trevino
 1992 -- Bob Charles (200) -- Dave Stockton
 1991 -- Charles Coody (204) -- Lee Trevino
 1990 -- Lee Trevino (205) -- Mike Hill
 1989 -- Billy Casper (207) -- Al Geiberger
 
 * - Won in playoff.
 
 Note: Formerly called Transamerica Senior Golf Championship (1989-92).
 
                      Top Contenders in the Field
                      ---------------------------
 
 Bruce Fleisher    - Defending champion, 4 wins and 18 top-10's in 2000
 Jim Dent          - 22nd on money list with seven top-10 finishes
 Ed Dougherty      - Tied for 23rd last week, 15th on money list, 1 win
 Allen Doyle       - 7th in scoring and putting, 5th in driving accuracy
 Ray Floyd         - 2nd in sand saves, won earlier this year for 14th Senior win
 Tom Jenkins       - 9th on money list with 1 win and 10 top-10 finishes
 Gary McCord       - Tied for 6th last week with three rounds in the 60's
 Andy North        - Two-time U.S. Open champion has just 3 top-10 finishes
 Dana Quigley      - 8th in scoring and putting, 6th in birdies, 17 top-10's
 Bruce Summerhays  - 17th on money list, 10th in driving distance, 5 top-five's
 Jim Thorpe        - Only top-10 money winner without a win, 3 second's
 Lanny Wadkins     - After an early season win only one top-10 since then

 

 

 

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


>