EDS Byron Nelson Championship
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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, May 15th through Sunday, May 18th
 Site: Tournament Players Club-Four Seasons Resort, Irving, Texas
       Cottonwood Valley Golf Course, Irving, Texas
 Course Architects: TPC - Jay Morrish (1985)
                          (Ben Crenshaw/Byron Nelson - Consultants)
                    Cottonwood - Robert Trent Jones, Jr. (1982)
                                 Jay Morrish (1985)
                                 (Holes 1, 11-18 by Jones; 2-10 by Morrish)
 Par: 70 - TPC at Las Colinas
 Yardage: 7,017
 Hole-by-Hole: 1 - Par 4 385 yds   10 - Par 4 447 yds
               2 - Par 3 192 yds   11 - Par 4 347 yds
               3 - Par 4 490 yds   12 - Par 4 426 yds
               4 - Par 4 425 yds   13 - Par 3 183 yds
               5 - Par 3 181 yds   14 - Par 4 409 yds
               6 - Par 4 438 yds   15 - Par 4 475 yds
               7 - Par 5 533 yds   16 - Par 5 554 yds
               8 - Par 4 457 yds   17 - Par 3 196 yds
               9 - Par 4 439 yds   18 - Par 4 440 yds
                   -------------        -------------
                    35 3,540 yds         35 3,477 yds
 
 Par: 70 - Cottonwood Valley
 Yardage: 6,846
 Hole-by-Hole: 1 - Par 4 448 yds   10 - Par 4 432 yds
               2 - Par 3 154 yds   11 - Par 5 545 yds
               3 - Par 4 475 yds   12 - Par 3 191 yds
               4 - Par 4 427 yds   13 - Par 4 409 yds
               5 - Par 4 417 yds   14 - Par 4 383 yds
               6 - Par 4 360 yds   15 - Par 4 441 yds
               7 - Par 4 400 yds   16 - Par 5 539 yds
               8 - Par 4 394 yds   17 - Par 3 204 yds
               9 - Par 3 188 yds   18 - Par 4 439 yds
                   -------------        -------------
                    34 3,263 yds         36 3,583 yds
 
 Annual: 50th
 Defending Champion: Shigeki Maruyama
 Runner-Up: Ben Crane
 Tournament Record: 262 (Loren Roberts, Steve Pate, 1999)
 54-Hole Record: 194 (Loren Roberts, 1999)
 36-Hole Record: 126 (Sam Snead, 1957)
 TPC Course Record: 61 (Billy Mayfair, 1993; Charlie Rymer, 1996,
                        Justin Leonard, 2001)
 Cottonwood Course Record: 61 (Ernie Els, 1995; Tiger Woods, 1999)
 Tournament 18-Hole Record: 60 (Sam Snead, 1957)
 Total Purse: $5,600,000
 Shares: 1st Place - $1,008,000; 2nd Place - 604,800; 3rd Place - 380,800
 
                             2002 Finish
                             -----------
 
 Player                Score             Player                 Score
 ------                -----             ------                 -----
 Shigeki Maruyama       266              Jim Carter              273
 Ben Crane              268              Steve Stricker          273
 Tiger Woods            270              Robert Allenby          274
 Ernie Els              272              Cameron Beckman         274
 David Toms             272              David Frost             274
                                         Frank Lickliter         274
                                         Nick Price              274
                                         Loren Roberts           274
                                         Duffy Waldorf           274
 
                      Past EDS Byron Nelson Classic Winners
                      -------------------------------------
 
 Year  Winner (Score) -- Runners-Up
 ----  ----------------------------
 2002  Shigeki Maruyama (266) -- Ben Crane
 2001  *Robert Damron (263) -- Scott Verplank
 2000  *Jesper Parnevik (269) -- Phil Mickelson, Davis Love III
 1999  *Loren Roberts (262) -- Steve Pate
 1998  John Cook (265) -- Fred Couples, Hal Sutton, Harrison Frazar
 1997  Tiger Woods (263) -- Lee Rinker
 1996  Phil Mickelson (265) -- Craig Parry
 1995  Ernie Els (263) -- Mike Heinen, D.A. Weibring, Robin Freeman
 1994  *#Neal Lancaster (132) -- David Ogrin, David Edwards, Mark Carnevale,
                                 Tom Byrum, Yoshinori Mizumaki
 1993  Scott Simpson (270) -- Corey Pavin, D.A. Weibring
 1992  *#Billy Ray Brown (199) -- Ray Floyd, Ben Crenshaw, Bruce Lietzke
 1991  Nick Price (270) -- Craig Stadler
 1990  #Payne Stewart (202) -- Lanny Wadkins
 1989  *Jodie Mudd (265) -- Larry Nelson
 1988  *Bruce Lietzke (271) -- Clarence Rose
 1987  *Fred Couples (266) -- Mark Calcavecchia
 1986  Andy Bean (269) -- Mark Wiebe
 1985  *Bob Eastwood (272) -- Payne Stewart
 1984  Craig Stadler (276) -- David Edwards
 1983  Ben Crenshaw (273) -- Hal Sutton, Brad Bryant
 1982  Bob Gilder (266) -- Curtis Strange
 1981  *Bruce Lietzke (281) -- Tom Watson
 1980  Tom Watson (274) -- Bill Rogers
 1979  *Tom Watson (275) -- Bill Rogers
 1978  Tom Watson (272) -- Lee Trevino
 1977  Ray Floyd (276) -- Ben Crenshaw
 1976  Mark Hayes (273) -- Don Bies
 1975  Tom Watson (269) -- Bob E. Smith
 1974  Buddy Allin (269) -- Charles Coody, Homero Blancas, Lee Trevino,
                            Tom Watson
 1973  *Lanny Wadkins (277) -- Dan Sikes
 1972  *Chi Chi Rodriguez (273) -- Billy Casper
 1971  Jack Nicklaus (274) -- Jerry McGee, Frank Beard
 1970  *Jack Nicklaus (274) -- Arnold Palmer
 1969  Bruce Devlin (277) -- Frank Beard, Bruce Crampton
 1968  Miller Barber (270) -- Kermit Zarley
 1967  Bert Yancey (274) -- Roberto de Vicenzo
 1966  Roberto de Vicenzo (276) -- Ray Floyd, Joe Campbell, Harold Henning
 1965  Not Held
 1964  Charles Coody (271) -- Jerry Edwards
 1963  Not Held
 1962  Billy Maxwell (277) -- Johnny Pott
 1961  Earl Stewart, Jr. (278) -- Gay Brewer, Doug Sanders, Arnold Palmer
 1960  *Johnny Pott (275) -- Bo Winninger, Ted Kroll
 1959  Julius Boros (274) -- Earl Stewart, Jr., Dow Finsterwald,
                             Bo Winninger
 1958  *Sam Snead (272) -- Gary Player, Julius Boros, John McMullin
 1957  Sam Snead (264) -- Billy Maxwell, Cary Middlecoff, Bob Inman
 1956  *Peter Thomson (267) -- Gene Littler, Cary Middlecoff
 1956  Don January (268) -- Dow Finsterwald, Doug Ford
 1955  Not Held
 1954  Not Held
 1953  Not Held
 1952  Not Held
 1951  Not Held
 1950  Not Held
 1949  Not Held
 1948  Not Held
 1947  Not Held
 1946  Ben Hogan (284) -- Herman Keiser, Paul Runyan
 1945  Sam Snead (276) -- Harold McSpaden
 1944  Byron Nelson (276) -- Harold McSpaden
 
 * - Won in Playoff
 # - Rain Shortened
 
 

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