Buick Challenge


 

The Buick Challenge

 
The Buick Challenge tournament results, listed below, are sorted by year and feature the title sponsor, name of winner, golf tournament venue, score and prize money.  

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2002
Buick
261 (-27)
$666,000
Played as the Buick Challenge (Oct 24-27). Second-placed David Toms (USA) finished 1 shot behind first-time PGA Tour winner Byrd (USA), who shot a final round 63. [Mountain View course, Callaway Gdns Resort, Pine Mtn, GA].
2001
Buick
267 (-21)
$612,000
Played as the Buick Challenge (Oct 25-28). DiMarco (USA) beat David Duval (USA) with a par at the first playoff hole. [Mountain View course, Callaway Gdns Resort, Pine Mtn, GA].
2000
Buick
269 (-19)
$414,000
Played as the Buick Challenge (Sep 28-Oct 1). Second-placed Jeff Maggert (USA) and Nick Price (Zim) finished 2 shots behind Duval (USA). [Mountain View course, Callaway Gdns Resort, Pine Mtn, GA].
1999
Buick
271 (-17)
$324,000
Played as the Buick Challenge (Sep 30-Oct 3). Second-placed Stuart Appleby (Aus) finished 3 shots behind Toms (USA). [Mountain View course, Callaway Gdns Resort, Pine Mtn, GA].
1998
Buick
267 (-21)
$270,000
Played as the Buick Challenge (Oct 1-4). Elkington (Aus) beat Fred Funk (USA) with a par at the first playoff hole. [Mountain View course, Callaway Gdns Resort, Pine Mtn, GA].
1997
Buick
267 (-21)
$216,000
Played as the Buick Challenge (Oct 2-5). Second-placed Stewart Cink (USA) finished 4 shots behind Love (USA). [Mountain View course, Callaway Gdns Resort, Pine Mtn, GA].
1996
Buick
Bradley, Michael
134 (-10)
$180,000
Played as the Buick Challenge (Sept 28/29). First-time PGA Tour winner Bradley (USA) beat Fred Funk (USA), Davis Love III (USA), John Maginnes (USA) and Len Mattiace (USA) with a birdie at the first playoff hole. Last two days were rained out; Sunday playoff was based on scores from the first two rounds. [Mountain View course, Callaway Gdns Resort, Pine Mtn, GA].
1995
Buick
272 (-16)
$180,000
Played as the Buick Challenge (Sept 28-Oct 1). Second-placed John Morse (USA) and Loren Roberts (USA) finished 1 shot behind Funk (USA). [Mountain View course, Callaway Gdns Resort, Pine Mtn, GA].
1994
Buick
200 (-16)
$144,000
Played as the Buick Southern Open (Sept 29-Oct 2). Second-placed Steve Rintoul (Aus) finished 5 shots behind Elkington (Aus). Reduced to 54 holes after final round was rained out. [Mountain View course, Callaway Gdns Resort, Pine Mtn, GA].
1993
Buick
Inman, John
278 (-10)
$126,000
Played as the Buick Southern Open (Sep 30-Oct 3). Inman (USA) beat Bob Estes (USA) with a birdie at the second playoff hole, to record the second of his two PGA Tour wins. Billy Andrade (USA), Brad Bryant (USA) and Mark Brooks (USA) were eliminated at the first playoff hole. [Mountain View course, Callaway Gdns Resort, Pine Mtn, GA].
1992
Buick
Hallberg, Gary
206 (-10)
$126,000
Played as the Buick Southern Open (Oct 1-4). Second-placed Jim Gallagher Jr (USA) finished 1 shot behind Hallberg (USA), who recorded the last of his three PGA Tour wins. Event reduced to 54 holes due to bad weather. [Mountain View course, Callaway Gdns Resort, Pine Mtn, GA].
1991
Buick
Peoples, David
276 (-12)
$126,000
Played as the Buick Southern Open (Sept 26-29). Second-placed Robert Gamez (USA) finished 1 shot behind first-time PGA Tour winner Peoples (USA). [Mountain View course, Callaway Gdns Resort, Pine Mtn, GA].
1990
Buick
Knox, Kenny
Green Island CC
265 (-15)
$108,000
Played as the Buick Southern Open (Sept 27-30). Knox (USA) beat Jim Hallet (USA) with a birdie at the second playoff hole, to record the last of his three PGA Tour wins. [Green Island CC, Columbus, Georgia].
1989
x
Schulz, Ted
Green Island CC
266 (-14)
$72,000
Played as the Southern Open (Sept 21-24). Second-placed Jay Haas (USA) and Tim Simpson (USA) finished 1 shot behind first-time PGA Tour winner Schulz (USA). [Green Island CC, Columbus, Georgia].
1988
x
Green Island CC
270 (-10)
$72,000
Played as the Southern Open (Sept 29-Oct 2). First-time PGA Tour winner Frost (RSA) beat Bob Tway (USA) with a birdie at the first playoff hole. [Green Island CC, Columbus, Georgia].
1987
x
Brown, Ken
Green Island CC
266 (-14)
$72,000
Played as the Southern Open (Oct 1-4). Second-placed Larry Mize (USA), Mike Hulbert (USA) and David Frost (RSA) finished 7 shots behind Brown (Scot), who recorded his only win on the PGA Tour. [Green Island CC, Columbus, Georgia].
1986
x
Wadsworth, Fred
Green Island CC
269 (-11)
$63,000
Played as the Southern Open (Oct 2-5). Second-placed George Archer (USA), John Cook (USA), Tim Simpson (USA) and Jim Thorpe (USA) finished 2 shots behind Wadsworth (USA), who recorded his only win on the PGA Tour. [Green Island CC, Columbus, Georgia].
1985
x
Simpson, Tim
Green Island CC
264 (-16)
$63,000
Played as the Southern Open (Oct 3-6). Second-placed Clarence Rose (USA) finished 2 shots behind first-time PGA Tour winner Simpson (USA). [Green Island CC, Columbus, Georgia].
1984
x
Green Island CC
265 (-15)
$54,000
Played as the Southern Open (Oct 11-14). Second-placed Rex Caldwell (USA), Scott Hoch (USA) and tour rookie Corey Pavin (USA) finished 6 shots behind 37-year-old Green (USA). [Green Island CC, Columbus, Georgia].
1983
x
Black, Ronnie
Green Island CC
271 (-9)
$45,000
Played as the Southern Open (Oct 6-9). First-time PGA Tour winner Black (USA) beat Sam Torrance (Scot) with a birdie at the fourth playoff hole. [Green Island CC, Columbus, Georgia].
1982
x
Clampett, Bobby
Green Island CC
266 (-14)
$45,000
Played as the Southern Open (Sept 23-26). Second-placed Hale Irwin (USA) finished 2 shots behind Clampett (USA), who recorded his only win on the PGA Tour. [Green Island CC, Columbus, Georgia].
1981
x
Green Island CC
271 (-9)
$36,000
Played as the Southern Open (Oct 8-11). Snead (USA) beat Mike Sullivan (USA) with a par at the second playoff hole. [Green Island CC, Columbus, Georgia].
1980
x
Sullivan, Mike
Green Island CC
269 (-11)
$36,000
Played as the Southern Open (Oct 2-5). Second-placed Dave Eichelberger (USA) and Johnny Miller (USA) finished 5 shots behind first-time PGA Tour winner Sullivan (USA). [Green Island CC, Columbus, Georgia].
1979
x
Fiori, Ed
Green Island CC
274
$36,000
Played as the Southern Open. Fiori beat Tom Weiskopf at the second extra hole of a sudden death playoff
1978
x
Green Island CC
269
$35,000
Played as the Southern Open
1977
x
Green Island CC
266
$25,000
Played as the Southern Open
1976
x
McLendon, Mac
Green Island CC
274
$25,000
Played as the Southern Open
1975
x
Green Island CC
264 (-16)
$20,000
Played as the Southern Open (Sept 3-7). Second-placed John Schroeder (USA) finished 3 shots behind Green (USA). [Green Island CC, Columbus, Georgia].
1974
x
Fezler, Forrest
Green Island CC
271
$20,000
Played as the Southern Open
1973
x
Green Island CC
270
$20,030
Played as the Southern Open
1972
x
Weaver, DeWitt
Green Island CC
276
$20,000
Played as the Southern Open. Weaver beat Chuck Courtney at the first extra hole of a sudden death playoff
1971
x
Green Island CC
267
$20,000
Played as the Southern Open Invitational.
1970
x
Rudolph, Mason
Green Island CC
274
$12,000
Played as the Green Island Open Invitational
 

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