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WACHOVIA CHAMPIONSHIP RELATED STORIES





DATES:  Thursday, May 1st through Sunday, May 4th
SITE:  Quail Hollow Club, Charlotte, North Carolina
COURSE ARCHITECT:  George Cobb (1961), Arnold Palmer (1986), Tom Fazio (redesign - 1997, 2003)
PAR:  72
YARDAGE:  7,442
Hole-By-Hole: 1 - Par 4 411 Yds 10 - Par 5 591 Yds
2 - Par 3 178 Yds 11 - Par 4 421 Yds
3 - Par 4 452 Yds 12 - Par 4 456 Yds
4 - Par 4 458 Yds 13 - Par 3 203 Yds
5 - Par 5 570 Yds 14 - Par 4 345 Yds
6 - Par 3 250 Yds 15 - Par 5 566 Yds
7 - Par 5 532 Yds 16 - Par 4 480 Yds
8 - Par 4 343 Yds 17 - Par 3 217 Yds
9 - Par 4 491 Yds 18 - Par 4 478 Yds
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36 3,685 Yds 36 3,757 Yds
Annual: 6th
Defending Champion: Tiger Woods (Not defending)
Runner-Up: Steve Stricker
Tournament Record: 275 (Tiger Woods, 2007)
54-Hole Record: 204 (Sergio Garcia, 2005)
36-Hole Record: 134 (Bo Van Pelt, 2006)
Course Record: 64 (Kirk Triplett, 2004; Bo Van Pelt, 2006;
Rory Sabbatini, 2007)
Total Purse: $6,400,000
Shares: 1st Place - $1,152,000; 2nd Place - $691,200; 3rd Place - $435,200
2007 Finish
Player Score Player Score
Tiger Woods 275 Anthony Kim 280
Steve Stricker 277 Ken Duke 281
Phil Mickelson 279 Arron Oberholser 281
Rory Sabbatini 279 Vijay Singh 281
Stewart Cink 280 Four players at 283
Past Wachovia Championship Winners
Year Winner (Score) -- Runners-Up
2007 Tiger Woods (275) -- Steve Stricker
2006 *Jim Furyk (276) -- Trevor Immelman
2005 *Vijay Singh (276) -- Jim Furyk, Sergio Garcia
2004 *Joey Sindelar (277) -- Arron Oberholser
2003 David Toms (278) -- Vijay Singh, Robert Gamez, Brent Geiberger
* - Won in Playoff



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