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 Dates: Thursday, April 3rd through Sunday, April 6th
 Site: Tournament Players Club at Sugarloaf, Duluth, Georgia
 Course Architect: Greg Norman (1996)
 Par: 72
 Yardage: 7,259
 Hole-by-Hole: 1 - Par 4 434 yds   10 - Par 5 608 yds
               2 - Par 3 144 yds   11 - Par 3 189 yds
               3 - Par 4 389 yds   12 - Par 4 417 yds
               4 - Par 5 541 yds   13 - Par 4 310 yds
               5 - Par 4 418 yds   14 - Par 4 453 yds
               6 - Par 5 569 yds   15 - Par 4 406 yds
               7 - Par 4 458 yds   16 - Par 3 179 yds
               8 - Par 3 248 yds   17 - Par 4 455 yds
               9 - Par 4 465 yds   18 - Par 5 576 yds
                   -------------        -------------
                    36 3,666 yds         36 3,593 yds
 
 Annual: 35th
 Defending Champion: Retief Goosen
 Runner-Up: Jesper Parnevik
 Tournament Record: 265 (Andy Bean, 1979; Dave Barr, 1987)
 54-Hole Record: 195 (Larry Nelson, 1988)
 36-Hole Record: 129 (Larry Nelson, 1988)
 18-Hole Record: 61 (Andy Bean, 1979 - Atlanta Country Club)
 9-Hole Record: 29 (Andy Bean, 1979 - Atlanta Country Club)
 Course Record: 63 (Tiger Woods, 1998; Duffy Waldorf, 1999)
 Total Purse: $4,000,000
 Shares: 1st Place - $720,000; 2nd Place - 432,000; 3rd Place - 272,000
 
                             2002 Finish
                             -----------
 
 Player                Score             Player                 Score
 ------                -----             ------                 -----
 Retief Goosen          272              Bob Tway                279
 Jesper Parnevik        276              Dudley Hart             280
 Phil Mickelson         277              K.J. Choi               281
 Scott McCarron         278              Steve Flesch            281
 John Rollins           279              Padraig Harrington      281
                                         Phil Tataurangi         281
 
                         Past BellSouth Classic Winners
                         ------------------------------
 
 Year  Winner (Score) -- Runners-Up
 ----  ----------------------------
 2002  Retief Goosen (272) -- Jesper Parnevik
 2001  Scott McCarron (280) -- Mike Weir
 2000  *#Phil Mickelson (205) -- Gary Nicklaus
 1999  David Duval (270) -- Stewart Cink
 1998  Tiger Woods (271) -- Jay Don Blake
 1997  Scott McCarron (274) -- David Duval, Brian Henninger, Lee Janzen
 1996  *Paul Stankowski (280) -- Brandel Chamblee
 1995  Mark Calcavecchia (271) -- Jim Gallagher, Jr.
 1994  John Daly (274) -- Nolan Henke, Brian Henninger
 1993  Nolan Henke (271) -- Mark Calcavecchia, Nick Price, Tom Sieckmann
 1992  Tom Kite (272) -- Jay Don Blake
 1991  *Corey Pavin (272) -- Steve Pate
 1990  Wayne Levi (275) -- Keith Clearwater, Larry Mize, Nick Price
 1989  *Scott Simpson (278) -- Bob Tway
 1988  Larry Nelson (268) -- Chip Beck
 1987  Dave Barr (265) -- Larry Mize
 1986  Bob Tway (269) -- Hal Sutton
 1985  *Wayne Levi (273) -- Steve Pate
 1984  Tom Kite (269) -- Don Pooley
 1983  #Calvin Peete (206) -- Chip Beck, Jim Colbert, Don Pooley
 1982  *Keith Fergus (273) -- Ray Floyd
 1981  *Tom Watson (277) -- Tommy Valentine
 1980  Larry Nelson (270) -- Andy Bean, Don Pooley
 1979  Andy Bean (265) -- Joe Inman
 1978  Jerry Heard (269) -- Lou Graham, Bob Murphy, Tom Watson
 1977  Hale Irwin (273) -- Steve Veriato
 1976  Not Held - U.S. Open was held at Atlanta Athletic Club
 1975  Hale Irwin (271) -- Tom Watson
 1974  Hosted Tournament Players Championship
 1973  Jack Nicklaus (272) -- Tom Weiskopf
 1972  Bob Lunn (275) -- Gary Player
 1971  *Gardner Dickinson (275) -- Jack Nicklaus
 1970  Tommy Aaron (275) -- Dan Sikes
 1969  *Bert Yancey (277) -- Bruce Devlin
 1968  Bob Lunn (280) -- Lee Trevino
 1967  Bob Charles (282) -- Tommy Bolt, Richard Crawford, Gardner Dickinson
 
 * - Won in Playoff
 # - Rain Shortened
 
 

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