Who's who in golf - Chick Evans


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Name: - Charles "Chick" Evans Jr.
Country: - USA
Lived : - 1890 - 1979
Original Home/Club: - Edgwater GC, Chicago
Occupation: - Amateur golfer
Turned Pro: -

Roll of Honour

MAJORS [1] : US Open (1916). Amateur Majors : US Amateur Champion (1916, 1920). Walker Cups (1922, 1924, 1928). Inducted in the Wold Golf Hall of Fame in 1975


Top tournaments won by Chick Evans

1920Men AmateurUS AmateurEngineers' Club7 & 6n/a
The US Amateur Championship (24th). Charles "Chick" Evans Jr (USA) beat Francis Ouimet (USA) 7 and 6 in the final. [Engineers' Club, Roslyn, NY].
1916Men AmateurUS AmateurMerion GC4 & 3n/a
The US Amateur Championship (22nd). Charles "Chick" Evans Jr (USA) beat Robert Gardner (USA) 4 and 3 in the final. [West course, Merion GC, Ardmore, nr Philadelphia, PA. Run by Merion Cricket Club at the time].
1916Men MajorsUS OpenMinikahda Club286amateur
The US Open (22nd) (June 29/30). Second-placed Jock Hutchison (Scot/USA) finished 2 shots behind Evans Jr (USA, amateur). [Minikahda Club, Minneapolis, Minnesota].
1910Men AmericaBMW Ch'ship (US)Beverly CC6 & 5$200
Played as the Western Open. Charles "Chick" Evans (USA, amateur) beat Robert Simpson (Scot/USA) 6 and 5 in the 36-hole final. [Beverly CC, Chicago, IL].

 

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