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Name: - Dick Mayer
Country: - USA
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Occupation: - Professional golfer
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Roll of Honour

MAJORS [1] : US Open (1957)


Top tournaments won by Dick Mayer

1965Men AmericaNew Orleans ClassicLakewood GC, La.273 (-15)$20,000
Played as the Greater New Orleans Open Invitational. Second-placed Bruce Devlin (Aus) and Billy Martindale (USA) finished 1 shot behind Mayer (USA), who recorded the last of his seven PGA Tour wins. [Lakewood GC, New Orleans, LA].
1957Men AwardsMoney Winner - PGA Tr$65,835see Score
Mayer (USA) was the PGA Tour 1957 leading money winner, with earnings of $65,835 on the Tour. Doug Ford (USA) was second on the money list.
1957Men AwardsPlyr of Yr - PGA of Amxn/a
Mayer (USA) won the PGA of America Player of the Year Award (based on points allocated for PGA Tour wins, money-list position and scoring average).
1957Men MajorsUS OpenInverness Club282 (+2)$7,200
The US Open (57th) (Jun 12-15). Mayer (USA) beat Cary Middlecoff (USA) in an 18-hole playoff: Mayer 72 (+2), Middlecoff 79 (+9). [Inverness Club, Toledo, Ohio].
1957Men AmericaWorld Championship (PGA Tr)Tam O'Shanter GC279 (-9)$50,000
Played as the World Championship of Golf (PGA Tr event). Second-placed Sam Snead (USA) and Al Balding (Can) finished 1 shot behind Mayer (USA). [Tam O'Shanter GC, Niles, nr Chicago, IL. At the time Tam O'Shanter CC].
1955Men AmericaKansas City OpenHillcrest CC, MO271 (-17)$4,000
Played as the Kansas City Open (May 19-22). Second-placed Chandler Harper (USA) and Billy Maxwell (USA) finished 6 shots behind Mayer (USA). [Hillcrest CC, Kansas City, MO].

 

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