Who's who in golf - Wayne Levi


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Name: - Wayne Levi
Country: - USA
Born : - Feb 22, 1952
Original Home/Club: - Little Falls, NY
Occupation: - Professional golfer
Turned Pro: - 1973

Roll of Honour

Multiple US Tour and Champions Tour winner. (See Tournament listings). PGA Tour wins (12).


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Current Champions Tour player


Top tournaments won by Wayne Levi

2004Snr AmericaConstellation Energy ClassicHayfields CC200 (-16)$232,000
Played as the Constellation Energy Classic (Oct 1-3). Second-placed Hale Irwin (USA) finished 2 shots behind Levi (USA). [Hayfields CC, Cockeysville, nr Baltimore, MD].
2003Snr America3M ChampionshipTPC Twin Cities205 (-11)$262,500
Played as the 3M Championship (Aug 8-10). Second-placed Morris Hatalsky (USA) and Gil Morgan (USA) finished 1 shot behind first-time Champions Tour winner Levi (USA). [TPC Twin Cities, Blaine, nr Minneapolis, Minn.].
1990Men AmericaAtlanta ClassicAtlanta CC275 (-13)$180,000
Played as the BellSouth Atlanta Golf Classic (May 24-27). Second-placed Nick Price (Zim), Larry Mize (USA) and Keith Clearwater (USA) finished 1 shot behind Levi (USA). [Atlanta CC, Marietta, Georgia].
1990Men AmericaBMW Ch'ship (US)Butler Natl.275 (-13)$180,000
Played as the Centel Western Open (June 7-10). Second-placed Payne Stewart (USA) finished 4 shots behind Levi (USA), who recorded his tenth PGA Tour win. [Butler National GC, Oak Brook, IL].
1990Men AmericaCanadian OpenGlen Abbey278 (-10)$180,000
Played as the Canadian Open (Sept 13-16). Second-placed Ian Baker-Finch (Aus) and Jim Woodward (USA) finished 1 shot behind Levi (USA), who recorded the last of his 12 PGA Tour wins. [Glen Abbey GC, Oakville, nr Toronto, Ont.].
1990Men AwardsPlyr of Yr - PGA Trxn/a
Levi (USA) won the inaugural Jack Nicklaus Award as the PGA Tour Player of the Year, based on the votes of his peers.
1990Men AmericaTravelers Ch'shipTPC River Highlands267 (-13)$180,000
Played as the Canon Greater Hartford Open (Jun 28-Jul 1). Second-placed Mark Calcavecchia (USA), Chris Perry (USA), Rocco Mediate (USA) and Brad Fabel (USA) finished 2 shots behind Levi (USA). [TPC River Highlands, Cromwell, CT. at the time known as TPC of Connecticut].
1988Men AmericaChrysler Team Ch'shipPalm Beach Polo G&CC252 (-36)$50,000
Played as the Chrysler Team Championship (Dec 8-11; PGA Tr post-season two-man better-ball unofficial money event). Winning team of Wayne Levi & George Burns beat defending champions Mike Hulbert & Bob Tway with a 38-foot birdie putt (made by Levi) at the first playoff hole. [Cypress course, Palm Beach Polo G&CC Wellington, FL. Earlier rounds also on the Dunes course, and at the Wellington Club (now closed)].
1985Men AmericaAtlanta ClassicAtlanta CC273 (-15)$90,000
Played as the Georgia-Pacific Atlanta Golf Classic (June 20-23). Levi (USA) beat Steve Pate (USA) with a birdie at the second playoff hole. [Atlanta CC, Marietta, Georgia].
1984Men AmericaB.C. OpenEn-Joie GC275 (-9)$54,000
Played as the B.C. Open (Aug 30-Sept 2). Second-placed Russ Cochran (USA) and Hal Sutton (USA) finished 1 shot behind Levi (USA). [En-Joie GC, Endicott, NY].
1983Men AmericaBuick OpenWarwick Hills272 (-16)$63,000
Played as the Buick Open (Aug 11-14). Second-placed Calvin Peete (USA) and Isao Aoki (Jpn) finished 1 shot behind Levi (USA). [Warwick Hills G&CC, Grand Blanc, Michigan].
1982Men AmericaSony Open in HawaiiWaialae CC277 (-11)$58,500
Played as the Hawaiian Open (Feb 11-14). Second-placed Scott Simpson (USA) finished 1 shot behind Levi (USA). [Waialae CC, Honolulu, Hawaii].
1982Men AmericaSouthwest ClassicFairway Oaks, TX271 (-17)$63,000
Played as the LaJet Classic (Oct 7-10). Second-placed Thomas Gray (USA) finished 6 shots behind Levi (USA), who recorded his fifth PGA Tour win. [Fairway Oaks CC, Abilene, TX. Now known as the Fairway course, Abilene CC].
1980Men AmericaNew England ClassicPleasant Valley, Mass.273 (-11)$54,000
Played as the Pleasant Valley Jimmy Fund Classic (Sept 4-7). Levi (USA) beat Gil Morgan (USA) with a par at the fourth playoff hole. [Pleasant Valley CC, Sutton, MA].
1979Men AmericaHouston OpenWoodlands CC, TX268 (-16)$54,000
Played as the Houston Open. Second-placed Mike Brannan (USA) finished 2 shots behind Levi (USA), who recorded his second PGA Tour win. [The Woodlands CC, nr Houston, TX].
1978Men AmericaWalt Disney ClassicDisney's Magnolia254 (-34)$20,000
Played as the Walt Disney World National Team Ch'ship (two-man team event). Second-placed Bobby & Lanny Wadkins (USA, brothers) finished 3 shots behind Wayne Levi (USA) & Bob Mann (USA). [Magnolia course, Walt Disney World, Orlando, FL. Earlier rounds also played on the Palm course].

 

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