About Us Contact Us Advertise Newsletter

Golf tournaments, events, majors

Golf Today > Tour Schedules > 2008 > PGA Tour > Northern Trust Open > Tournament Preview
 

NORTHERN TRUST OPEN RELATED STORIES





DATES:  Thursday, February 14th through Sunday, February 17th
SITE:  Riviera Country Club, Pacific Palisades, California
COURSE ARCHITECT:  George C. Thomas, Jr. and William P. Bell (1926), Bill Coore/Ben Crenshaw (1994), Tom Fazio (2001)
PAR:  71
YARDAGE:  7,279
Hole-By-Hole: 1 - Par 5 503 Yds 10 - Par 4 315 Yds
2 - Par 4 463 Yds 11 - Par 5 564 Yds
3 - Par 4 434 Yds 12 - Par 4 479 Yds
4 - Par 3 236 Yds 13 - Par 4 459 Yds
5 - Par 4 434 Yds 14 - Par 3 176 Yds
6 - Par 3 199 Yds 15 - Par 4 487 Yds
7 - Par 4 408 Yds 16 - Par 3 166 Yds
8 - Par 4 433 Yds 17 - Par 5 590 Yds
9 - Par 4 458 Yds 18 - Par 4 475 Yds
------------- -------------
35 3,568 Yds 36 3,711 Yds
Annual: 82nd
Defending Champion: Charles Howell III
Runner-Up: Phil Mickelson
Tournament Record: 264 (Lanny Wadkins, 1985)
54-Hole Record: 196 (Mike Weir, 2004)
36-Hole Record: 130 (Davis Love III, 1992; Mike Weir, Shigeki Maruyama, 2004)
Course Record: 61 (Ted Tryba, 1999)
18-Hole Record: 61 (George Archer, 1983 - Rancho Municipal GC)
Total Purse: $6,200,000
Shares: 1st Place - $1,116,000; 2nd Place - $669,600; 3rd Place - $421,600
2007 Finish
Player Score Player Score
Charles Howell III * 268 Sergio Garcia 273
Phil Mickelson 268 Padraig Harrington 274
Robert Allenby 271 Pat Perez 275
Ernie Els 271 Four players at 276
Jim Furyk 271
* - Won in Playoff
Past Northern Trust Open Winners
Year Winner (Score) -- Runners-Up
2007 *Charles Howell III (268) -- Phil Mickelson
2006 Rory Sabbatini (271) -- Adam Scott
2005 #*Adam Scott (133) -- Chad Campbell
2004 Mike Weir (267) -- Shigeki Maruyama
2003 *Mike Weir (275) -- Charles Howell III
2002 Len Mattiace (269) -- Brad Faxon, Scott McCarron, Rory Sabbatini
2001 *Robert Allenby (276) -- Brandel Chamblee, Toshimitsu Izawa, Bob Tway,
Dennis Paulson, Jeff Sluman
2000 Kirk Triplett (272) -- Jesper Parnevik
1999 Ernie Els (270) -- Ted Tryba, Tiger Woods, Davis Love III
1998 *Billy Mayfair (272) -- Tiger Woods
1997 Nick Faldo (272) -- Craig Stadler
1996 Craig Stadler (278) -- Mark Brooks, Fred Couples, Scott Simpson,
Mark Wiebe
1995 Corey Pavin (268) -- Jay Don Blake, Kenny Perry
1994 Corey Pavin (271) -- Fred Couples
1993 #Tom Kite (206) -- Dave Barr, Fred Couples, Donnie Hammond,
Payne Stewart
1992 *Fred Couples (269) -- Davis Love III
1991 Ted Schulz (272) -- Jeff Sluman
1990 Fred Couples (266) -- Gil Morgan
1989 Mark Calcavecchia (272) -- Sandy Lyle
1988 Chip Beck (267) -- Mac O'Grady, Bill Sander
1987 *Tze-Chung Chen (275) -- Ben Crenshaw
1986 Doug Tewell (270) -- Clarence Rose
1985 Lanny Wadkins (264) -- Hal Sutton
1984 David Edwards (279) -- Jack Renner
1983 Gil Morgan (270) -- Gibby Gilbert, Mark McCumber, Lanny Wadkins
1982 *Tom Watson (271) -- Johnny Miller
1981 Johnny Miller (270) -- Tom Weiskopf
1980 Tom Watson (276) -- Bob Gilder, Don January
1979 Lanny Wadkins (276) -- Lon Hinkle
1978 Gil Morgan (278) -- Jack Nicklaus
1977 Tom Purtzer (273) -- Lanny Wadkins
1976 Hale Irwin (272) -- Tom Watson
1975 Pat Fitzsimons (275) -- Tom Kite
1974 Dave Stockton (276) -- John Mahaffey, Sam Snead
1973 Rod Funseth (276) -- Don Bies, David Graham, Dave Hill, Tom Weiskopf
1972 *George Archer (270) -- Tommy Aaron, Dave Hill
1971 *Bob Lunn (274) -- Billy Casper
1970 *Billy Casper (276) -- Hale Irwin
1969 *Charles Sifford (276) -- Harold Henning
1968 Billy Casper (274) -- Arnold Palmer
1967 Arnold Palmer (269) -- Gay Brewer
1966 Arnold Palmer (273) -- Miller Barber, Paul Harney
1965 Paul Harney (276) -- Dan Sikes
1964 Paul Harney (280) -- Bobby Nichols
1963 Arnold Palmer (274) -- Al Balding, Gary Player
1962 Phil Rodgers (268) -- Bob Goalby, Fred Hawkins
1961 Bob Goalby (275) -- Eric Brown, Art Wall
1960 Dow Finsterwald (280) -- Bill Collins, Jay Hebert, Dave Ragan
1959 Ken Venturi (278) -- Art Wall
1958 Frank Stranahan (275) -- E.J. Harrison
1957 Doug Ford (280) -- Jay Hebert
1956 Lloyd Mangrum (272) -- Jerry Barber
1955 Gene Littler (276) -- Ted Kroll
1954 Fred Wampler (281) -- Jerry Barber, Chick Harbert
1953 Lloyd Mangrum (280) -- Jack Burke, .Jr
1952 *Tommy Bolt (289) -- Jack Burke, Jr.
1951 Lloyd Mangrum (280) -- Henry Ransom
1950 *Sam Snead (280) -- Ben Hogan
1949 Lloyd Mangrum (284) -- E.J. Harrison
1948 Ben Hogan (275) -- Lloyd Mangrum
1947 Ben Hogan (280) -- Tony Penna
1946 Byron Nelson (284) -- Ben Hogan
1945 Sam Snead (283) -- Harold McSpaden, Byron Nelson
1944 Harold McSpaden (278) -- Johnny Bulla
1943 Not held due to World War II
1942 *Ben Hogan (282) -- Jimmy Thomson
1941 Johnny Bulla (281) -- Craig Wood
1940 Lawson Little (282) -- Clayton Heafner
1939 Jimmy Demaret (274) -- Harold McSpaden
1938 Jimmy Thomson (273) -- Johnny Revolta
1937 Harry Cooper (274) -- Ralph Guldahl, Horton Smith
1936 Jimmy Hines (280) -- Henry Picard, Jimmy Thomson
1935 *Vic Ghezzi (285) -- Johnny Revolta
1934 Mac Smith (280) -- Willie Hunter, Bill Mehlhorn
1933 Craig Wood (281) -- Leo Diegel, Willie Hunter
1932 Mac Smith (281) -- Leo Diegel, Olin Dutra, Joe Kirkwood Sr, Dick Metz
1931 Ed Dudley (285) -- Al Espinosa, Eddie Loos
1930 Densmore Shute (296) -- Bobby Cruickshank, Horton Smith
1929 Mac Smith (285) -- Tommy Armour
1928 Mac Smith (284) -- Harry Cooper
1927 Bobby Cruickshank (282) -- Ed Dudley, Charles Guest
1926 Harry Cooper (279) -- George Von Elm
* - Won in Playoff
# - Rain Shortened
Note: Formerly called Nissan Open (1995-2007), Nissan Los Angeles Open
(1989-94), Los Angeles Open presented by Nissan (1987-88), Los Angeles Open (1926-70, 84-86), Glen Campbell Los Angeles Open (1971-83).



Golf Today Classifieds

Advertise

Bookmark page with:
What are these Email This Page Subscribe Follow us on Twitter Top of Page
News Tours Rankings Tuition Course Directory Equipment Asian Travel Notice Board

© Golftoday.co.uk 1996-2014