FleetBoston Classic
FleetBoston Classic
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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
Golf Today report of last years event
 
 
 Dates: Friday, August 1st through Sunday, August 3rd
 Site: Nashawtuc Country Club, Concord, Massachusetts
 Course Architect: Geoffrey Cornish and William G. Robinson (1961)
                   Brian Silva (1996), Craig Schreiner (1999) - redesign
 Par: 72
 Yardage: 6,777
 Hole-by-Hole: 1 - Par 4 387 Yds   10 - Par 5 538 Yds
               2 - Par 3 189 Yds   11 - Par 4 425 Yds
               3 - Par 4 400 Yds   12 - Par 4 411 Yds
               4 - Par 4 307 Yds   13 - Par 3 205 Yds
               5 - Par 5 526 Yds   14 - Par 4 367 Yds
               6 - Par 4 365 Yds   15 - Par 4 342 Yds
               7 - Par 4 460 Yds   16 - Par 4 426 Yds
               8 - Par 3 194 Yds   17 - Par 3 170 Yds
               9 - Par 5 544 Yds   18 - Par 5 521 Yds
                   -------------        -------------
                    36 3,372 Yds         36 3,405 Yds
 
 Annual: 23rd
 Defending Champion: Bob Gilder
 Runner-Up: John Mahaffey
 Tournament Record: 198 (Chi Chi Rodriguez, 1987)
 36-Hole Record: 131 (Chi Chi Rodriguez, 1988)
 Course Record: 64 (Bruce Crampton, 1986; Dale Douglass, 1988-89;
                    Chi Chi Rodriguez, 1990, 93; Kermit Zarley, 1993;
                    Tommy Aaron, 1995; Bobby Stroble, Hale Irwin, 1998)
 Total Purse: $1,500,000
 Shares: 1st Place - $225,000; 2nd Place - 132,000; 3rd Place - 108,000
 
                             2002 Finish
                             -----------
 
 Player                Score             Player                 Score
 ------                -----             ------                 -----
 Bob Gilder *           203              Larry Nelson            205
 John Mahaffey          203              Tom Kite                206
 Dave Eichelberger      204              Don Pooley              206
 Jim Thorpe             204              Jack Spradlin           206
 Wayne Levi             205              Two players at          207
 
 * - Won in playoff.
 
                        Past FleetBoston Classic Winners
                        --------------------------------
 
 Year  Winner (Score) -- Runners-Up
 ----  ----------------------------
 2002  *Bob Gilder (203) -- John Mahaffey
 2001  Larry Nelson (201) -- Bruce Fleisher
 2000  Larry Nelson (203) -- Jim Thorpe
 1999  *Tom McGinnis (205) -- Hale Irwin
 1998  Hale Irwin (201) -- Jay Sigel
 1997  Hale Irwin (203) -- Jerry McGee, Bob Wynn
 1996  Jim Dent (204) -- Jay Sigel, Tom Wargo
 1995  Isao Aoki (204) -- Bob Charles, Hale Irwin
 1994  Jim Albus (203) -- Bob Brue, Ray Floyd
 1993  Bob Betley (204) -- Bob Murphy
 1992  *#Mike Hill (136) -- Walt Zembriski
 1991  Rocky Thompson (205) -- Bruce Crampton
 1990  Bob Charles (203) -- Lee Trevino
 1989  Bob Charles (203) -- Mike Hill
 1988  Chi Chi Rodriguez (202) -- Bob Charles
 1987  Chi Chi Rodriguez (198) -- Orville Moody
 1986  Chi Chi Rodriguez (203) -- Gary Player
 1985  *Lee Elder (208) -- Jerry Barber
 1984  Don January (209) -- Orville Moody
 1983  Don January (273) -- Miller Barber, Gay Brewer
 1982  Arnold Palmer (276) -- Billy Casper, Bob Rosburg
 1981  Bob Goalby (208) -- Art Wall
 
 * - Won in playoff.
 # - Rain shortened.
 
 Note: Formerly called BankBoston Classic (1997-99), Bank of Boston Senior
       Classic (1993-96), Digital Seniors Classic (1985-92), Digital Middlesex
       Classic (1984), Marlboro Classic (1981-83).
 
 

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