1992 Senior PGA Tour

The 1992 Senior PGA Tour was the 13th season since the Senior PGA Tour officially began in 1980 (it was renamed the Champions Tour in 2003 and PGA Tour Champions in 2016). The season consisted of 37 official money events with purses totalling $20,600,000, including four majors. Lee Trevino won the most tournaments, five. The tournament results, leaders, and award winners are listed below.

Tournament resultsEdit

The following table shows all the official money events for the 1992 season. "Date" is the ending date of the tournament. The numbers in parentheses after the winners' names are the number of wins they had on the tour up to and including that event. Senior majors are shown in bold.

Date Tournament Location Purse ($) Winner Score 1st prize ($)
Jan 12 Infiniti Senior Tournament of Champions California 350,000   Al Geiberger (7) 282 (−6) 52,500
Feb 2 Royal Caribbean Classic Florida 500,000   Don Massengale (2) 205 (−8) 75,000
Feb 9 Aetna Challenge Florida 450,000   Jimmy Powell (2) 197 (−19) 67,500
Feb 16 GTE Suncoast Classic Florida 450,000   Jim Colbert (4) 200 (−13) 67,500
Mar 8 GTE West Classic California 450,000   Bruce Crampton (19) 195 (−15) 67,500
Mar 15 Vantage at The Dominion Texas 400,000   Lee Trevino (11) 201 (−15) 60,000
Mar 22 Vintage ARCO Invitational California 500,000   Mike Hill (11) 203 (−13) 75,000
Apr 5 The Tradition Arizona 800,000   Lee Trevino (12) 274 (−14) 120,000
Apr 19 PGA Seniors' Championship Florida 700,000   Lee Trevino (13) 278 (−10) 100,000
May 3 Las Vegas Senior Classic Nevada 450,000   Lee Trevino (14) 206 (−10) 67,500
May 10 Murata Reunion Pro-Am Texas 400,000   George Archer (9) 211 (−5) 60,000
May 17 Doug Sanders Kingwood Celebrity Classic Texas 350,000   Mike Hill (12) 134 (−10) 52,500
May 24 Bell Atlantic Classic Pennsylvania 550,000   Lee Trevino (15) 205 (−5) 82,500
May 31 NYNEX Commemorative New York 400,000   Dale Douglass (8) 133 (−7) 60,000
Jun 7 PaineWebber Invitational North Carolina 450,000   Don Bies (6) 203 (−13) 67,500
Jun 14 Mazda Presents The Senior Players Championship Michigan 1,000,000   Dave Stockton (1) 277 (−11) 150,000
Jun 28 Southwestern Bell Classic Missouri 450,000   Gibby Gilbert (1) 193 (−17) 67,500
Jul 5 Kroger Senior Classic Ohio 600,000   Gibby Gilbert (2) 198 (−15) 90,000
Jul 12 U.S. Senior Open Pennsylvania 700,000   Larry Laoretti (1) 275 (−9) 130,000
Jul 19 Ameritech Senior Open Illinois 500,000   Dale Douglass (9) 201 (−15) 75,000
Jul 26 Newport Cup Rhode Island 400,000   Jim Dent (7) 204 (−12) 60,000
Aug 2 Northville Long Island Classic New York 450,000   George Archer (10) 205 (−11) 67,500
Aug 9 Digital Seniors Classic Massachusetts 500,000   Mike Hill (13) 136 (−8) 75,000
Aug 16 Bruno's Memorial Classic Alabama 700,000   George Archer (11) 208 (−8) 105,000
Aug 23 GTE Northwest Classic Washington 450,000   Mike Joyce (1) 204 (−12) 67,500
Aug 30 Franklin Showdown Classic Utah 400,000   Orville Moody (11) 137 (−7) 60,000
Sep 6 First of America Classic Michigan 400,000   Gibby Gilbert (3) 202 (−11) 60,000
Sep 13 Bank One Senior Classic Kentucky 500,000   Terry Dill (1) 203 (−11) 75,000
Sep 20 GTE North Classic Indiana 450,000   Raymond Floyd (1) 199 (−17) 67,500
Sep 27 Nationwide Championship Georgia 800,000   Isao Aoki (1) 136 (−8) 120,000
Oct 4 Vantage Championship North Carolina 1,500,000   Jim Colbert (5) 132 (−12) 202,500
Oct 11 Raley's Senior Gold Rush California 500,000   Bob Charles (17) 201 (−15) 75,000
Oct 18 Transamerica Senior Golf Championship California 500,000   Bob Charles (18) 200 (−16) 75,000
Oct 25 Ralphs Senior Classic California 600,000   Raymond Floyd (2) 195 (−18) 90,000
Nov 1 Kaanapali Classic Hawaii 500,000   Tommy Aaron (1) 198 (−15) 75,000
Nov 8 Ko Olina Senior Invitational Hawaii 500,000   Chi Chi Rodriguez (21) 206 (−10) 75,000
Dec 13 Senior Tour Championship Puerto Rico 1,000,000   Raymond Floyd (3) 197 (−19) 150,000

Source:[1]

LeadersEdit

Scoring Average leaders

Rank Player Country Average
1 Lee Trevino   United States 69.46
2 Mike Hill   United States 69.62
3 George Archer   United States 70.04
4 Chi Chi Rodriguez   United States 70.16
5 Dave Stockton   United States 70.27

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Money List leaders

Rank Player Country Earnings ($) Events Wins
1 Lee Trevino   United States 1,027,002 27 5
2 George Archer   United States 860,175 32 3
3 Jim Colbert   United States 825,768 28 2
4 Mike Hill   United States 802,423 29 3
5 Chi Chi Rodriguez   Puerto Rico 711,095 32 1

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Career Money List leaders

Rank Player Country Earnings ($) Wins
1 Chi Chi Rodriguez   Puerto Rico 3,740,267 21
2 Bob Charles   New Zealand 3,642,545 18
3 Mike Hill   United States 3,175,862 13
4 Bruce Crampton   Australia 3,133,913 19
5 Dale Douglass   United States 3,069,633 9

Source:[4]

AwardsEdit

Award Winner Country
Player of the Year (Jack Nicklaus Trophy) Lee Trevino   United States
Money winner (Arnold Palmer Award) Lee Trevino   United States
Scoring leader (Byron Nelson Award) Lee Trevino   United States
Rookie of the Year Dave Stockton   United States
Comeback Player of the Year Tommy Aaron   United States

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2014 Champions Tour Media Guide: Section 5: All-Time Records" (PDF). PGA Tour. pp. 26–27. Retrieved April 1, 2014.
  2. ^ "Scoring Average – 1992 Senior PGA Tour". PGA Tour. Retrieved April 1, 2014.
  3. ^ "Money Leaders – 1992 Senior PGA Tour". PGA Tour. Retrieved April 1, 2014.
  4. ^ "Career Money Leaders – 1992 Senior PGA Tour". PGA Tour. Retrieved April 1, 2014.

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