1993 Senior PGA Tour

The 1993 Senior PGA Tour was the 14th 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 38 official money events with purses totalling $26,500,000, including four majors. Dave Stockton 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 1993 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 10 Infiniti Senior Tournament of Champions California 350,000   Al Geiberger (8) 280 (−8) 52,500
Feb 7 Royal Caribbean Classic Florida 750,000   Jim Colbert (6) 199 (−14) 112,500
Feb 14 Better Homes & Gardens Real Estate Challenge Florida 500,000   Mike Hill (14) 202 (−14) 75,000
Feb 21 GTE Suncoast Classic Florida 500,000   Jim Albus (2) 206 (−7) 75,000
Mar 7 GTE West Classic California 500,000   Al Geiberger (9) 198 (−12) 75,000
Mar 14 Vantage at The Dominion Texas 650,000   J. C. Snead (1) 214 (−2) 97,500
Mar 21 Gulfstream Aerospace Invitational California 550,000   Raymond Floyd (4) 194 (−22) 82,500
Mar 28 Doug Sanders Celebrity Classic Texas 500,000   Bob Charles (19) 208 (−8) 75,000
Apr 4 The Tradition Arizona 850,000   Tom Shaw (2) 269 (−19) 127,500
Apr 18 PGA Seniors' Championship Florida 800,000   Tom Wargo (1) 275 (−13) 110,000
Apr 25 Muratec Reunion Pro-Am Texas 500,000   Dave Stockton (2) 211 (−5) 75,000
May 2 Las Vegas Senior Classic Nevada 700,000   Gibby Gilbert (4) 204 (−12) 105,000
May 16 PaineWebber Invitational North Carolina 550,000   Mike Hill (15) 204 (−12) 82,500
May 23 Bell Atlantic Classic Pennsylvania 650,000   Bob Charles (20) 204 (−6) 97,500
May 30 Cadillac NFL Golf Classic New Jersey 850,000   Lee Trevino (16) 209 (−7) 127,500
Jun 6 NYNEX Commemorative New York 550,000   Bob Wynn (1) 203 (−7) 82,500
Jun 13 Southwestern Bell Classic Missouri 700,000   Dave Stockton (3) 204 (−6) 105,000
Jun 20 Burnet Senior Classic Minnesota 1,050,000   Chi-Chi Rodríguez (22) 201 (−15) 157,500
Jun 27 Ford Senior Players Championship Michigan 1,200,000   Jim Colbert (7) 278 (−10) 180,000
Jul 4 Kroger Senior Classic Ohio 850,000   Simon Hobday (1) 202 (−11) 127,500
Jul 11 U.S. Senior Open Colorado 700,000   Jack Nicklaus (6) 278 (−6) 135,330
Jul 18 Ameritech Senior Open Illinois 600,000   George Archer (12) 133 (−11) 90,000
Jul 25 First of America Classic Michigan 550,000   George Archer (13) 199 (−14) 82,500
Aug 1 Northville Long Island Classic New York 550,000   Raymond Floyd (5) 208 (−8) 82,500
Aug 8 Bank of Boston Senior Golf Classic Massachusetts 750,000   Bob Betley (1) 204 (−12) 112,500
Aug 15 Franklin Quest Championship Utah 500,000   Dave Stockton (4) 197 (−19) 75,000
Aug 22 GTE Northwest Classic Washington 500,000   Dave Stockton (5) 200 (−16) 75,000
Aug 29 Bruno's Memorial Classic Alabama 850,000   Bob Murphy (1) 203 (−13) 127,500
Sep 5 Quicksilver Classic Pennsylvania 1,050,000   Bob Charles (21) 207 (−9) 157,500
Sep 12 GTE North Classic Indiana 500,000   Bob Murphy (2) 134 (−10) 75,000
Sep 19 Bank One Senior Classic Kentucky 550,000   Gary Player (17) 202 (−14) 82,500
Sep 26 Nationwide Championship Georgia 950,000   Lee Trevino (17) 205 (−11) 142,500
Oct 3 Vantage Championship North Carolina 1,500,000   Lee Trevino (18) 198 (−18) 225,000
Oct 10 The Transamerica California 600,000   Dave Stockton (6) 203 (−13) 90,000
Oct 17 Raley's Senior Gold Rush California 600,000   George Archer (14) 202 (−14) 90,000
Oct 24 Ralphs Senior Classic California 650,000   Dale Douglass (10) 196 (−17) 97,500
Oct 31 PING Kaanapali Classic Hawaii 550,000   George Archer (15) 199 (−17) 82,500
Dec 12 Hyatt Senior Tour Championship Puerto Rico 1,000,000   Simon Hobday (2) 199 (−17) 150,000

Source:[1]

LeadersEdit

Scoring Average leaders

Rank Player Country Average
1 Bob Charles   New Zealand 69.59
2 Dave Stockton   United States 69.71
3 George Archer   United States 69.86
4 Al Geiberger   United States 69.89
5 Mike Hill   United States 69.97

Source:[2]

Money List leaders

Rank Player Country Earnings ($) Events Wins
1 Dave Stockton   United States 1,175,944 34 5
2 Bob Charles   New Zealand 1,046,823 29 3
3 George Archer   United States 963,124 32 4
4 Lee Trevino   United States 956,591 25 3
5 Chi-Chi Rodríguez   United States 798,857 32 1

Source:[3]

Career Money List leaders

Rank Player Country Earnings ($) Wins
1 Bob Charles   New Zealand 4,689,368 21
2 Chi-Chi Rodríguez   United States 4,539,124 22
3 Mike Hill   United States 3,973,978 15
4 Lee Trevino   United States 3,906,533 18
5 George Archer   United States 3,634,508 15

Source:[4]

AwardsEdit

Award Winner Country
Player of the Year (Jack Nicklaus Trophy) Dave Stockton   United States
Money winner (Arnold Palmer Award) Dave Stockton   United States
Scoring leader (Byron Nelson Award) Bob Charles   New Zealand
Rookie of the Year Bob Murphy   United States
Comeback Player of the Year Jim Ferree   United States

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2014 Champions Tour Media Guide: Section 5: All-Time Records" (PDF). PGA Tour. pp. 27–28. Archived from the original (PDF) on April 7, 2014. Retrieved April 1, 2014.
  2. ^ "Scoring Average – 1993 Senior PGA Tour". PGA Tour. Retrieved April 1, 2014.
  3. ^ "Money Leaders – 1993 Senior PGA Tour". PGA Tour. Retrieved April 1, 2014.
  4. ^ "Career Money Leaders – 1993 Senior PGA Tour". PGA Tour. Retrieved April 1, 2014.

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