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WYNDHAM CHAMPIONSHIP RELATED STORIES




DATES:  Thursday, August 20th through Sunday, August 23rd
SITE:  Sedgefield Country Club, Greensboro, North Carolina
COURSE ARCHITECT:  Donald Ross (1925), Kris Spence (2007)
PAR:  70
YARDAGE:  7,117
Hole-By-Hole: 1 - Par 4 418 yds 10 - Par 4 440 yds
2 - Par 4 442 yds 11 - Par 4 486 yds
3 - Par 3 174 yds 12 - Par 3 235 yds
4 - Par 4 428 yds 13 - Par 4 405 yds
5 - Par 5 529 yds 14 - Par 4 501 yds
6 - Par 4 423 yds 15 - Par 5 545 yds
7 - Par 3 223 yds 16 - Par 3 165 yds
8 - Par 4 374 yds 17 - Par 4 406 yds
9 - Par 4 416 yds 18 - Par 4 507 yds
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35 3,427 yds 35 3,690 yds
Annual: 70th
Defending Champion: Carl Pettersson
Runner-Up: Scott McCarron
Tournament Record: 259 (Carl Pettersson, 2008)
54-Hole Record: 191 (Carl Pettersson, 2008)
36-Hole Record: 125 (Carl Pettersson, 2008)
Course Record: 61 (Carl Pettersson, 2008)
Total Purse: $5,200,000
Shares: 1st Place - $936,000; 2nd Place - $561,600; 3rd Place - $353,600
2008 Finish
Player Score Player Score
Carl Pettersson 259 Tim Clark 265
Scott McCarron 261 John Senden 265
Rich Beem 263 Kevin Streelman 265
J.J. Henry 264 Six players at 266
Martin Laird 264
Past Wyndham Championship Winners
Year Winner (Score) -- Runners-Up
2008 Carl Pettersson (259) -- Scott McCarron
2007 Brandt Snedeker (266) -- Tim Petrovic, Billy Mayfair, Jeff Overton
2006 Davis Love III (272) -- Jason Bohn
2005 K.J. Choi (266) -- Shigeki Maruyama
2004 Brent Geiberger (270) -- Michael Allen
2003 Shigeki Maruyama (266) -- Brad Faxon
2002 Rocco Mediate (272) -- Mark Calcavecchia
2001 Scott Hoch (272) -- Brett Quigley, Scott Simpson
2000 Hal Sutton (274) -- Andrew Magee
1999 Jesper Parnevik (265) -- Jim Furyk
1998 *Trevor Dodds (276) -- Scott Verplank
1997 *Frank Nobilo (274) -- Brad Faxon
1996 Mark O'Meara (274) -- Duffy Waldorf
1995 Jim Gallagher Jr (274) -- Peter Jacobsen, Jeff Sluman
1994 Mike Springer (275) -- Brad Bryant, Ed Humenik, Hale Irwin
1993 *Rocco Mediate (281) -- Steve Elkington
1992 Davis Love III (272) -- John Cook
1991 *Mark Brooks (275) -- Gene Sauers
1990 Steve Elkington (282) -- Mike Reid, Jeff Sluman
1989 Ken Green (277) -- John Huston
1988 *Sandy Lyle (271) -- Ken Green
1987 Scott Simpson (282) -- Clarence Rose
1986 Sandy Lyle (275) -- Andy Bean
1985 Joey Sindelar (285) -- Isao Aoki, Craig Stadler
1984 Andy Bean (280) -- George Archer
1983 Lanny Wadkins (275) -- Craig Stadler, Denis Watson
1982 Danny Edwards (285) -- Bobby Clampett
1981 *Larry Nelson (281) -- Mark Hayes
1980 Craig Stadler (275) -- George Burns, Bill Kratzert, Jack Newton,
Jerry Pate
1979 Ray Floyd (282) -- George Burns, Gary Player
1978 Seve Ballesteros (282) -- Jack Renner, Fuzzy Zoeller
1977 Danny Edwards (276) -- George Burns, Larry Nelson
1976 Al Geiberger (268) -- Lee Trevino
1975 Tom Weiskopf (275) -- Al Geiberger
1974 Bob Charles (270) -- Ray Floyd, Lee Trevino
1973 Chi Chi Rodriguez (267) -- Lou Graham, Ken Still
1972 *George Archer (272) -- Tommy Aaron
1971 *Bud Allin (275) -- Dave Eichelberger, Rod Funseth
1970 Gary Player (271) -- Miller Barber
1969 *Gene Littler (274) -- Julius Boros, Orville Moody, Tom Weiskopf
1968 Billy Casper (267) -- George Archer, Gene Littler, Bobby Nichols
1967 George Archer (267) -- Doug Sanders
1966 *Doug Sanders (276) -- Tom Weiskopf
1965 Sam Snead (273) -- Billy Casper, Jack McGowan, Phil Rodgers
1964 *Julius Boros (277) -- Doug Sanders
1963 Doug Sanders (270) -- Jimmy Clark
1962 Billy Casper (275) -- Mike Souchak
1961 Mike Souchak (276) -- Sam Snead
1960 Sam Snead (270) -- Dow Finsterwald
1959 Dow Finsterwald (278) -- Art Wall
1958 Bob Goalby (275) -- Dow Finsterwald, Don January, Tony Lema,
Sam Snead, Art Wall
1957 Stan Leonard (276) -- Mike Souchak
1956 *Sam Snead (279) -- Fred Wampler
1955 Sam Snead (273) -- Julius Boros, Art Wall
1954 *Doug Ford (283) -- Marty Furgol
1953 *Earl Stewart (275) -- Sam Snead
1952 Dave Douglas (277) -- Bobby Locke
1951 Art Doering (279) -- Jim Ferrier
1950 Sam Snead (269) -- Jimmy Demaret
1949 *Sam Snead (276) -- Lloyd Mangrum
1948 Lloyd Mangrum (278) -- Lew Worsham
1947 Vic Ghezzi (286) -- Frank Stranahan
1946 Sam Snead (270) -- Herman Keiser
1945 Byron Nelson (271) -- Sam Byrd
1944 Not Held due to World War II
1943 Not Held due to World War II
1942 Sam Byrd (279) -- Ben Hogan, Lloyd Mangrum
1941 Byron Nelson (276) -- Vic Ghezzi
1940 Ben Hogan (270) -- Craig Wood
1939 Ralph Guldahl (280) -- Clayton Heafner, Lawson Little
1938 Sam Snead (272) -- Johnny Revolta
* - Won in Playoff
Note: Formerly called Greater Greensboro Open (1938-87), KMART Greater
Greensboro Open (1988-95), Greater Greensboro Chrysler Classic (1996-2002), Chrysler Classic of Greensboro (2003-06).



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