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TRAVELERS CHAMPIONSHIP RELATED STORIES





DATES:  Thursday, June 21st - Sunday, June 24th
SITE:  TPC at River Highlands, Cromwell, Connecticut
COURSE ARCHITECT:  Pete Dye and Robert Weed (1991)
PAR:  70
YARDAGE:  6,820
Hole-By-Hole: 1 - Par 4 434 yds 10 - Par 4 462 yds
  2 - Par 4 341 yds 11 - Par 3 158 yds
  3 - Par 4 431 yds 12 - Par 4 411 yds
  4 - Par 4 460 yds 13 - Par 5 523 yds
  5 - Par 3 223 yds 14 - Par 4 421 yds
  6 - Par 5 574 yds 15 - Par 4 296 yds
  7 - Par 4 443 yds 16 - Par 3 171 yds
  8 - Par 3 202 yds 17 - Par 4 420 yds
  9 - Par 4 406 yds 18 - Par 4 444 yds
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  35 3,514 yds 35 3,306 yds
Annual: 56th
Defending Champion: J.J. Henry
Runner-Up: Hunter Mahan, Ryan Moore
Tournament Record: 259 (Tim Norris, 1982)
54-Hole Record: 193 (Tim Norris, 1982; Mark Calcavecchia, 2000)
36-Hole Record: 127 (Tim Norris, 1982)
18-Hole Record: 60 (Tommy Bolt, 1954 - Wethersfield Country Club)
Course Record: 61 (Kirk Triplett, 2000; Phil Mickelson, Scott Verplank, 2001;
Brad Faxon, 2005)
Total Purse: $6,000,000
Shares: 1st Place - $1,080,000; 2nd Place - $648,000; 3rd Place - $408,000
2006 Finish
Player Score Player Score
J.J. Henry 266 Stewart Cink 273
Hunter Mahan 269 Bubba Dickerson 273
Ryan Moore 269 Shigeki Maruyama 273
Nathan Green 271 Seven players at 274
Woody Austin 273
Past Travelers Championship Winners
Year Winner (Score) -- Runners-Up
2006 J.J. Henry (266) -- Hunter Mahan, Ryan Moore
2005 Brad Faxon (266) -- Tjaart van der Walt
2004 *Woody Austin (270) -- Tim Herron
2003 Peter Jacobsen (266) -- Chris Riley
2002 Phil Mickelson (266) -- Jonathan Kaye, Davis Love III
2001 Phil Mickelson (264) -- Billy Andrade
2000 Notah Begay III (260) -- Mark Calcavecchia
1999 Brent Geiberger (262) -- Skip Kendall
1998 *Olin Browne (266) -- Stewart Cink, Larry Mize
1997 Stewart Cink (267) -- Tom Byrum, Brandel Chamblee, Jeff Maggert
1996 D.A. Weibring (270) -- Tom Kite
1995 Greg Norman (267) -- Dave Stockton Jr, Kirk Triplett, Grant Waite
1994 David Frost (268) -- Greg Norman
1993 Nick Price (271) -- Dan Forsman, Roger Maltbie
1992 Lanny Wadkins (274) -- Dan Forsman, Donnie Hammond, Nick Price
1991 *Billy Ray Brown (271) -- Rick Fehr, Corey Pavin
1990 Wayne Levi (267) -- Mark Calcavecchia, Brad Fabel, Rocco Mediate,
Chris Perry
1989 Paul Azinger (269) -- Wayne Levi
1988 *Mark Brooks (269) -- Dave Barr, Joey Sindelar
1987 Paul Azinger (269) -- Dan Forsman, Wayne Levi
1986 *Mac O'Grady (269) -- Roger Maltbie
1985 *Phil Blackmar (271) -- Jodie Mudd, Dan Pohl
1984 Peter Jacobsen (269) -- Mark O'Meara
1983 Curtis Strange (268) -- Jay Haas, Jack Renner
1982 Tim Norris (259) -- Ray Floyd, Hubert Green
1981 Hubert Green (264) -- Bobby Clampett, Fred Couples, Roger Maltbie
1980 *Howard Twitty (266) -- Jim Simons
1979 Jerry McGee (268) -- Jack Renner
1978 Rod Funseth (264) -- Dale Douglass, Lee Elder, Bill Kratzert
1977 Bill Kratzert (265) -- Grier Jones, Larry Nelson
1976 Rik Massengale (266) -- Al Geiberger, J.C. Snead
1975 *Don Bies (267) -- Hubert Green
1974 Dave Stockton (268) -- Ray Floyd
1973 Billy Casper (264) -- Bruce Devlin
1972 *Lee Trevino (269) -- Lee Elder
1971 *George Archer (268) -- Lou Graham, J.C. Snead
1970 Bob Murphy (267) -- Paul Harney
1969 *Bob Lunn (268) -- Dave Hill
1968 Billy Casper (266) -- Bruce Crampton
1967 Charlie Sifford (272) -- Steve Oppermann
1966 Art Wall (266) -- Wes Ellis
1965 *Billy Casper (274) -- Johnny Pott
1964 Ken Venturi (273) -- Al Besselink, Paul Bondeson, Sam Carmichael,
Jim Grant
1963 Billy Casper (271) -- George Bayer
1962 *Bob Goalby (271) -- Art Wall
1961 *Billy Maxwell (271) -- Ted Kroll
1960 *Arnold Palmer (270) -- Bill Collins, Jack Fleck
1959 Gene Littler (272) -- Tom Nieporte
1958 Jack Burke (268) -- Dow Finsterwald, Art Wall
1957 Gardner Dickinson (272) -- George Bayer
1956 *Arnold Palmer (274) -- Ted Kroll
1955 Sam Snead (269) -- Fred Hawkins, Mike Souchak
1954 *Tommy Bolt (271) -- Earl Stewart
1953 Bob Toski (269) -- Jim Ferrier
1952 Ted Kroll (273) -- Lawson Little, Skee Riegel, Earl Stewart
* - Won in Playoff
Note: Formerly called Buick Championship (2004-06), Greater Hartford Open
(2003), Canon Greater Hartford Open (1989-2002), Canon Sammy Davis Jr. Greater Hartford Open (1985-88), Sammy Davis Jr. Greater Hartford Open (1973-84), Greater Hartford Open Invitational (1967-72), Insurance City Open (1952-66).



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