Who's who in golf - Dave Stockton


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Name: - Dave Stockton
Country: - USA
Born : - Feb 11, 1941
Original Home/Club: -
Occupation: - Professional golfer
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MAJORS (2) : US PGA Championship (1970, 1976). Senior Majors : Snr Players Ch'ship (1992, 1994); US Senior Open (1996). Ryder Cups (1971, 1977); Ryder Cup Captain (1991). Multiple US Tour and Champions Tour winner. (See Tournament listings).


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Top tournaments won by Dave Stockton

1997Snr AmericaUtah ShowdownPark Meadows, UT201 (-15)$150,000
Played as the Franklin Quest Championship (July 25-27). Second-placed Kermit Zarley (USA) finished 2 shots behind Stockton (USA), who recorded the last of his 14 Snr PGA Tour wins. [Park Meadows CC, Park City, nr Salt Lake City, Utah].
1996Snr AmericaFarmers Charity ClassicEgypt Valley CC206 (-10)$127,500
Played as the First of America Classic (Aug 9-11). Second-placed Bob Murphy (USA) finished 1 shot behind Stockton (USA). [Egypt Valley CC, Ada, nr Grand Rapids, Michigan].
1996Snr MajorsUS Snr OpenCanterbury GC277 (-11)$212,500
The US Senior Open (July 4-7). Second-placed Hale Irwin (USA) finished 2 shots behind Stockton (USA), who recorded his third and last win in a senior major championship. [Canterbury GC, Beachwood, Ohio].
1995Snr AmericaPittsburgh Snr ClassicQuicksilver GC208 (-8)$165,000
Played as the Quicksilver Classic (May 26-28). Second-placed Isao Aoki (Jpn) finished 1 shot behind Stockton (USA). [Quicksilver GC, Midway, nr Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania].
1995Snr AmericaTampa Bay Pro-AmTPC Tampa Bay204 (-9)$112,500
Played as the GTE Suncoast Classic (Feb 17-19). Second-placed Bob Charles (NZ), Jim Colbert (USA) and J.C. Snead (USA) finished 2 shots behind Stockton (USA), who recorded his tenth Snr PGA Tour win. [TPC Tampa Bay, Lutz, nr Tampa, FL].
1994Snr America3M ChampionshipBunker Hills203 (-13)$157,500
Played as the Burnet Senior Classic (Aug 19-21). Second-placed Jim Albus (USA) finished 1 shot behind Stockton (USA). [Bunker Hills GC, Coon Rapids, nr Minneapolis, Minn.].
1994Snr AwardsMoney Winner - US Snr Tr$1,402,519see Score
Stockton (USA) won his second straight Arnold Palmer Award as the Senior PGA Tour 1994 leading money winner, with earnings of $1,402,519 on the Tour. Ray Floyd (USA) was second with $1,382,762; Jim Albus (USA) was third with $1,237,128.
1994Snr AmericaNationwide Ch'shipCC of the South198 (-18)$172,500
Played as the Nationwide Championship (June 10-12). Second-placed Bob Murphy (USA) finished 1 shot behind Stockton (USA). [CC of the South, Alpharetta, nr Atlanta, Georgia].
1994Snr MajorsSenior Players Ch'shipTPC Michigan271 (-17)$210,000
Played as the Ford Senior Players Championship (June 23-26). Second-placed Jim Albus (USA) finished 6 shots behind Stockton (USA). [TPC Michigan, Dearborn, Detroit, Mich.].
1993Snr AmericaGTE Northwest ClassicInglewood GC, WA200 (-16)$75,000
Played as the GTE Northwest Classic. Second-placed Dale Douglass (USA) finished 4 shots behind Stockton (USA). [Inglewood GC, Kenmore, nr Seattle, Washington].
1993Snr AmericaGtr Kansas City ClassicLoch Lloyd CC204 (-6)$105,000
Played as the Southwestern Bell Classic. Second-placed Larry Mowry (USA) and Walt Zembriski (USA) finished 1 shot behind Stockton (USA). [Loch Lloyd CC, nr Kansas City, Missouri].
1993Snr AwardsMoney Winner - US Snr Tr$1,175,944see Score
Stockton (USA) won the Arnold Palmer Award as the Senior PGA Tour 1993 leading money winner, with earnings of $1,175,944 on the Tour. Bob Charles (NZ) was second with $1,046,823; George Archer (USA) was third with $963,124.
1993Snr AwardsPlyr of Yr - US Snr Trxn/a
Stockton (USA) won the Jack Nicklaus Award as the Senior PGA Tour Player of the Year, based on the votes of his peers.
1993Snr AmericaReunion Pro-AmStonebriar CC211 (-5)$75,000
Played as the Muratec Reunion Pro-Am. Second-placed Harold Henning (RSA) finished 4 shots behind Stockton (USA). [Stonebriar CC, Frisco, nr Dallas, Texas].
1993Snr AmericaTransamerica Ch'shipSilverado203 (-13)$90,000
Played as The Transamerica (Oct 8-10). Second-placed Lee Trevino (USA) and Simon Hobday (RSA) finished 1 shot behind Stockton (USA). [Silverado Resort, Napa, California].
1993Snr AmericaUtah ShowdownPark Meadows, UT197 (-19)$75,000
Played as the Franklin Quest Championship. Second-placed Al Geiberger (USA) finished 9 shots behind Stockton (USA). [Park Meadows CC, Park City, nr Salt Lake City, Utah].
1992Snr AwardsRookie of Yr - US Snr Tr$656,458see Score
Stockton (USA) won the Senior PGA Tour 1992 Rookie of the Year Award as the leading first-season player, based on the votes of his peers. He finished seventh on the Tour's money list, with earnings of $656,458.
1992Snr MajorsSenior Players Ch'shipTPC Michigan277 (-11)$150,000
Played as the Senior Players Championship presented by Mazda (June 11-14). Second-placed Lee Trevino (USA) and J.C. Snead (USA) finished 1 shot behind first-time Snr PGA Tour winner Stockton (USA). [TPC Michigan, Dearborn, Detroit, Mich.].
1976Men MajorsUS PGA Ch'shipCongressional CC281 (+1)$45,000
The US PGA Championship (58th) (Aug 12-16). Second-placed Raymond Floyd (USA) and Don January (USA) finished 1 shot behind Stockton (USA), who claimed the second of his two PGA Championship wins. [Blue course, Congressional CC, Bethesda, Maryland].
1974Men AmericaJohn Deere ClassicCrow Valley271 (-13)$20,000
Played as the Quad Cities Open. Second-placed Bruce Fleisher (USA) finished 1 shot behind Stockton (USA), who started the final round five off the lead, but a Sunday 64 gave him a narrow win. [Crow Valley GC, Davenport, Iowa].
1974Men AmericaLos Angeles OpenRiviera CC, Calif.276 (-8)$30,000
Played as the Glen Campbell Los Angeles Open (Feb 14-17). Second-placed John Mahaffey (USA) and Sam Snead (USA) finished 2 shots behind Stockton (USA). [Riviera CC, Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles, CA].
1974Men AmericaTravelers Ch'shipWethersfield CC268 (-16)$40,000
Played as the Sammy Davis Jr. Greater Hartford Open. Second-placed Ray Floyd (USA) finished 4 shots behind Stockton (USA). [Wethersfield CC, nr Hartford, CT].
1973Men AmericaGtr Milwaukee OpenTuckaway CC276 (-12)$26,000
Played as the Gtr Milwaukee Open. Second-placed Homero Blancas (USA) and Hubert Green (USA) finished 1 shot behind Stockton (USA). [Tuckaway CC, Franklin, nr Milwaukee, Wisc.].
1971Men AmericaNew England ClassicPleasant Valley, Mass.275 (-13)$33,000
Played as the Massachusetts Classic. Second-placed Ray Floyd (USA) finished 1 shot behind Stockton (USA). [Pleasant Valley CC, Sutton, MA].
1970Men MajorsUS PGA Ch'shipSouthern Hills279 (-1)$40,000
The US PGA Championship (52nd) (Aug 13-16). Second-placed Arnold Palmer (USA) and Bob Murphy (USA) finished 3 shots behind first-time major championship winner Stockton (USA). [Southern Hills CC, Tulsa, Oklahoma].
1968Men AmericaCleveland Openxx
Played as the Cleveland Open Invitational.
1968Men AmericaGtr Milwaukee OpenNorth Shore CC, Wisc.275 (-13)$40,000
Played as the inaugural Gtr Milwaukee Open. Second-placed Sam Snead (USA) finished 4 shots behind Stockton (USA). [North Shore CC, Mequon, nr Milwaukee, Wisc.].
1967Men AmericaColonial InvitationalColonial CC, Tex278 (-2)$23,000
Played as the Colonial National Invitation. Second-placed Charles Coody (USA) finished 2 shots behind first-time PGA Tour winner Stockton (USA). [Colonial CC, Ft Worth, TX].
1967Men AmericaJCPenney ClassicLa Costa Resort273 (-15)$11,000
Played as the Haig & Haig Scotch Foursome (two-person, all male teams). Second-placed team of Richard Martinez (USA) & Bob Lunn (USA) finished 1 shot behind winners Dave Stockton (USA) & Laurie Hammer (USA). [La Costa Resort, Carlsbad, Calif.]

 

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