Chrysler Classic of Tucson
Chrysler Classic of Tucson
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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, February 27th through Sunday, March 2nd
 Sites: Omni Tucson National Golf Resort and Spa (Orange and Gold nines),
        Tucson, Arizona
 Course Architect: Robert Bruce Harris (1963);
                   Robert von Hagge and Bruce Devlin (1981 - redesign)
 Par: 72
 Yardage: 7,109
 Hole-by-Hole: 1 - Par 4 410 Yds   10 - Par 5 501 Yds
               2 - Par 5 495 Yds   11 - Par 4 431 Yds
               3 - Par 4 377 Yds   12 - Par 3 182 Yds
               4 - Par 3 170 Yds   13 - Par 4 406 Yds
               5 - Par 4 395 Yds   14 - Par 4 405 Yds
               6 - Par 4 426 Yds   15 - Par 5 663 Yds
               7 - Par 3 202 Yds   16 - Par 4 427 Yds
               8 - Par 5 528 Yds   17 - Par 3 186 Yds
               9 - Par 4 440 Yds   18 - Par 4 465 Yds
                   -------------        -------------
                    36 3,443 Yds         36 3,666 Yds
 
 Annual: 57th
 Defending Champion: Ian Leggatt
 Runner-up: David Peoples, Loren Roberts
 Tournament Record: 263 (Lloyd Mangrum, 1949; Phil Rodgers, 1962;
                         Johnny Miller, 1975)
 54-Hole Record: 194 (Joe Campbell, 1959)
 36-Hole Record: 126 (Johnny Palmer, 1948)
 Tournament 18-hole Record: 60 (David Frost, 1990 - Randolph North)
 Course Record: 61 (Johnny Miller, 1975; Mark Wiebe, 1988)
 Total Purse: $3,000,000
 Shares: 1st Place - $540,000; 2nd Place - 324,000; 3rd Place - 204,000
 
                             2002 Finish
                             -----------
 
 Player                Score             Player                 Score
 ------                -----             ------                 -----
 Ian Leggatt            268              Cameron Beckman         272
 David Peoples          270              Russ Cochran            272
 Loren Roberts          270              Greg Kraft              272
 Fred Funk              271              Shigeki Maruyama        272
 Kenneth Staton         271              Four more players at    272
 
                     Past Chrysler Classic of Tucson Winners
                     ---------------------------------------
 
 Year  Winner (Score) -- Runners-Up
 ----  ----------------------------
 2002  Ian Leggatt (268) -- David Peoples, Loren Roberts
 2001  Garrett Willis (273) -- Kevin Sutherland
 2000  Jim Carter (269) -- Chris DiMarco, Jean Van de Velde, Tom Scherrer
 1999  *Gabriel Hjertstedt (276) -- Tommy Armour III
 1998  David Duval (269) -- Justin Leonard, David Toms
 1997  Jeff Sluman (275) -- Steve Jones
 1996  Phil Mickelson (273) -- Bob Tway
 1995  Phil Mickelson (269) -- Jim Gallagher, Jr., Scott Simpson
 1994  Andrew Magee (270) -- Jay Don Blake, Loren Roberts, Vijay Singh,
                             Steve Stricker
 1993  Larry Mize (271) -- Jeff Maggert
 1992  Lee Janzen (270) -- Bill Britton
 1991  @Phil Mickelson (272) -- Tom Purtzer, Bob Tway
 1990  Robert Gamez (270) -- Mark Calcavecchia, Jay Haas
 1989  Not held due to schedule change
 1988  David Frost (266) -- Mark Calcavecchia, Mark O'Meara
 1987  Mike Reid (268) -- Chip Beck, Mark Calcavecchia, Hal Sutton,
                          Fuzzy Zoeller
 1986  Jim Thorpe (67) -- Scott Simpson
 1985  Jim Thorpe (4 & 3) -- Jack Renner
 1984  Tom Watson (2 & 1) -- Gil Morgan
 1983  *Gil Morgan (271) -- Curtis Strange, Lanny Wadkins
 1982  Craig Stadler (266) -- Vance Heafner, John Mahaffey
 1981  Johnny Miller (265) -- Lon Hinkle
 1980  Jim Colbert (270) -- Dan Halldorson
 1979  Bruce Lietzke (265) -- Buddy Gardner, Jim Thorpe, Tom Watson
 1978  Tom Watson (276) -- Bobby Wadkins
 1977  *Bruce Lietzke (275) -- Gene Littler
 1976  Johnny Miller (274) -- Howard Twitty
 1975  Johnny Miller (263) -- John Mahaffey
 1974  Johnny Miller (272) -- Ben Crenshaw
 1973  Bruce Crampton (277) -- George Archer, Gay Brewer, Labron Harris, Jr.
 1972  *Miller Barber (273) -- George Archer
 1971  J.C. Snead (273) -- Dale Douglass
 1970  *Lee Trevino (275) -- Bob Murphy
 1969  Lee Trevino (271) -- Miller Barber
 1968  George Knudson (273) -- Frank Beard, Frank Boynton
 1967  Arnold Palmer (273) -- Chuck Courtney
 1966  *Joe Campbell (278) -- Gene Littler
 1965  Bob Charles (271) -- Al Geiberger
 1964  Jack Cupit (274) -- Rex Baxter
 1963  Don January (266) -- Gene Littler, Phil Rodgers
 1962  Phil Rodgers (263) -- Jim Ferrier
 1961  *Dave Hill (269) -- Tommy Bolt, Bud Sullivan
 1960  Don January (271) -- Bob Harris
 1959  Gene Littler (266) -- Joe Campbell, Art Wall
 1958  Lionel Hebert (265) -- Don January
 1957  *Dow Finsterwald (269) -- Don Whitt
 1956  Ted Kroll (264) -- Dow Finsterwald
 1955  Tommy Bolt (265) -- Bud Holscher, Art Wall
 1954  Not held
 1953  Tommy Bolt (265) -- Chandler Harper
 1952  Henry Williams (274) -- Cary Middlecoff
 1951  Lloyd Mangrum (269) -- J.Burke, Jr., J.Turnesa, L.Worsham
 1950  Chandler Harper (267) -- Sam Snead
 1949  Lloyd Mangrum (269) -- Al Smith
 1948  Skip Alexander (264) -- Johnny Palmer
 1947  Jimmy Demaret (264) -- Ben Hogan
 1946  Jimmy Demaret (264) -- Herman Barron
 1945  Ray Mangrum (268) -- Byron Nelson
 
 * - Won in playoff
 @ - Amateur
 

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