Name:Dana C. Quigley
Born:April 14, 1947 in Lynnfield, Massachusetts.
Original/Home Club:Lynnfield Centre, MA
Played as the Greater Kansas City Golf Classic (Jun 30-Jul 2; formerly Bayer Advantage Classic). Second-placed David Edwards (USA) finished 3 shots behind defending champion Quigley (USA), who claimed the last of his 11 Champions Tour victories with a tournament record-equalling final round 63. [Nicklaus GC at LionsGate, Overland Park, nr Kansas City, KS].
Played as Wendy's Champions Skins Game (Feb 6; unofficial Champions Tr money event; four 2-man teams; alternate shot format). Raymond Floyd & Dana Quigley won with a total of 10 skins worth $510,000. Second was Jack Nicklaus & Tom Watson 8 skins worth $260,000. Gary Player (RSA) & Hale Irwin and Arnold Palmer & Peter Jacobsen were shutout with no skins. (All players from USA unless indicated otherwise). [Gold course, Wailea GC, Maui, Hawaii].
Quigley (USA) won the Jack Nicklaus Award as the Champions Tour Player of the Year, based on the votes of his peers.
Played as the MasterCard Championship (Jan 21-23; Champions Tour season-opener). Dana Quigley (USA) beat Tom Watson (USA) with a par at the third playoff hole, to win this event for the second time in three years. [Hualālai course, Hualālai Resort, Big Island, Hawaii].
Quigley (USA) won the Arnold Palmer Award as the Champions Tour 2005 leading money winner, with earnings of $2,170,258 on the Tour. Hale Irwin (USA) was second with $1,983,596; Mark McNulty (Zim/Ire) was third with $1,791,452.
Played as the Bayer Advantage Classic (June 10-12). Quigley (USA) beat Tom Watson (USA) and Gil Morgan (USA) with a birdie at the first playoff hole. Reduced to 36 holes due to rain; Monday finish required. [Nicklaus GC at LionsGate, Overland Park, nr Kansas City, KS].
Played as the MasterCard Championship (Jan 31-Feb 2; Champions Tour season-opener). Second-placed Larry Nelson (USA) finished 2 shots behind Dana Quigley (USA). [Hualālai course, Hualālai Resort, Big Island, Hawaii].
Played as the SBC Championship (Oct 18-20). Second-placed Bob Gilder (USA) finished 1 shot behind Quigley (USA). [Oak Hills CC, San Antonio, TX].
Played as the Hyundai Team Matches (Nov 16/17; unofficial post-season event involving four two-player teams from each of the LPGA, PGA and Snr PGA Tours; teams compete against other teams from their own tour). Defending champions Allen Doyle (USA) & Dana Quigley (USA) beat Bruce Fleisher (USA) & David Graham (Aus) 4 and 3 in the final of the Snr PGA Tour matches. [Monarch Beach Links, Dana Point, CA].
Played as the Siebel Classic in Silicon Valley (March 15-17). Second-placed Bob Gilder (USA) and Fuzzy Zoeller (USA) finished 1 shot behind Quigley (USA). [Coyote Creek GC, Morgan Hill, nr San Jose, California].
Played as the Hyundai Team Matches (Dec 6-9; unofficial post-season event involving four two-player teams from each of the LPGA, PGA and Snr PGA Tours; teams compete against other teams from their own tour). Allen Doyle (USA) & Dana Quigley (USA) beat Tom Watson (USA) & Andy North (USA) after 21 holes in the final of the Snr PGA Tour matches. [Monarch Beach Links, Dana Point, CA].
Played as the SBC Senior Open (July 20-22). Second-placed Jay Sigel (USA) finished 5 shots behind Quigley (USA). [Kemper Lakes GC, Kildeer, nr Chicago, Illinois].
Played as the TD Waterhouse Championship (May 19-21). Second-placed Tom Watson (USA) finished 1 shot behind Quigley (USA), who made a 12-foot birdie putt at the final hole to seal the win. [Tiffany Greens GC, Kansas City, Missouri].
Played as the Raley's Gold Rush Classic (Oct 16-18). Second-placed John Morgan (Eng) finished 3 shots behind Quigley (USA). [Serrano CC, El Dorado Hills, nr Sacramento, CA].
Played as the Emerald Coast Classic (Sept 4-6). Second-placed Jim Colbert (USA) finished 1 shot behind Quigley (USA). [The Moors GC, Milton, Florida].
Played as the Northville Long Island Classic (Aug 7-10). First-time Senior PGA Tour winner Quigley (USA) beat Jay Sigel (USA) with a par at the third playoff hole. [Meadow Brook Club, Jericho, Long Island, NY].
Tournament of Champions: the PGA Tour’s calendar-year starts, as it has done since 1999, with this iconic event in Hawaii. The field is drawn from players who won a PGA Tour event in 2022, or were amongst the top 30 in last year’s FedEx Cup final standings (Jan 6-9).
Desert Swing: the European (DP World) Tour launches into 2023 with three events in its UAE “Desert Swing”. Up first is the Abu Dhabi Championship (Jan 19-22), followed by the Dubai Desert Classic (Jan 26-29) and the Ras Al Kaimah Championship (Feb 2-5).
Kathy Whitworth: the end of 2022 saw the passing of LPGA Tour legend Kathy Whitworth. Her 88 LPGA Tour victories is more than achieved by any other golfer on either the LPGA or PGA Tours. Amongst her victories were six major championship titles.
Barry Lane: the golfing world was also saddened by the passing of Barry Lane, one of the European Tour and European Senior Tours most popular players. Enjoying success on both Tours, Lane was know for his excellent ball-striking and amiable personality.
Marco Simone Golf & Country Club: With a clubhouse that might befit a Roman Emperor, and a golf course to match, you can be sure of a memorable outing at Rome's most talked about golf facility.
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