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The 2002 PGA Tour season was played from January 3 to November 4. The season consisted of 49 official money events. Tiger Woods won the most tournaments, five, and there were 18 first-time winners. The tournament results, leaders, and award winners are listed below.

Tournament resultsEdit

The following table shows all the official money events for the 2002 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. Majors are shown in bold.

Date Tournament Location Winner Score 1st prize ($)
Jan 6 Mercedes Championships Hawaii   Sergio García (3) 274 (−18) 720,000
Jan 14 Sony Open in Hawaii Hawaii   Jerry Kelly (1) 266 (−14) 720,000
Jan 20 Bob Hope Chrysler Classic California   Phil Mickelson (20) 330 (−30) 720,000
Jan 27 Phoenix Open Arizona   Chris DiMarco (3) 267 (−17) 720,000
Feb 3 AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am California   Matt Gogel (1) 274 (−14) 720,000
Feb 10 Buick Invitational California   José María Olazábal (6) 275 (−13) 648,000
Feb 17 Nissan Open California   Len Mattiace (1) 269 (−15) 666,000
Feb 24 Touchstone Energy Tucson Open Arizona   Ian Leggatt (1) 268 (−20) 540,000
Feb 24 WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship California   Kevin Sutherland (1) 1 up 1,000,000
Mar 3 Genuity Championship Florida   Ernie Els (9) 271 (−17) 846,000
Mar 10 Honda Classic Florida   Matt Kuchar (1) 269 (−19) 630,000
Mar 17 Bay Hill Invitational Florida   Tiger Woods (30) 275 (−13) 720,000
Mar 24 The Players Championship Florida   Craig Perks (1) 280 (−8) 1,080,000
Mar 31 Shell Houston Open Texas   Vijay Singh (10) 266 (−22) 720,000
Apr 7 BellSouth Classic Georgia   Retief Goosen (2) 272 (−16) 684,000
Apr 14 Masters Tournament Georgia   Tiger Woods (31) 276 (−12) 1,008,000
Apr 21 WorldCom Classic - The Heritage of Golf South Carolina   Justin Leonard (7) 270 (−14) 720,000
Apr 28 Greater Greensboro Chrysler Classic North Carolina   Rocco Mediate (5) 272 (−16) 684,000
May 5 Compaq Classic of New Orleans Louisiana   K.J. Choi (1) 271 (−17) 810,000
May 12 Verizon Byron Nelson Classic Texas   Shigeki Maruyama (2) 266 (−14) 864,000
May 19 MasterCard Colonial Texas   Nick Price (18) 267 (−13) 774,000
May 26 The Memorial Tournament Ohio   Jim Furyk (7) 274 (−14) 810,000
Jun 2 Kemper Insurance Open Maryland   Bob Estes (4) 273 (−11) 648,000
Jun 9 Buick Classic New York   Chris Smith (1) 272 (−12) 630,000
Jun 16 U.S. Open New York   Tiger Woods (32) 277 (−3) 1,000,000
Jun 23 Canon Greater Hartford Open Connecticut   Phil Mickelson (21) 266 (−14) 720,000
Jun 30 FedEx St. Jude Classic Tennessee   Len Mattiace (2) 266 (−18) 684,000
Jul 7 Advil Western Open Illinois   Jerry Kelly (2) 269 (−19) 720,000
Jul 14 Greater Milwaukee Open Wisconsin   Jeff Sluman (6) 261 (−23) 558,000
Jul 21 The Open Championship (British Open) Scotland   Ernie Els (10) 278 (−6) 1,106,140
Jul 21 B.C. Open New York   Spike McRoy (1) 269 (−19) 378,000
Jul 28 John Deere Classic Illinois   J. P. Hayes (2) 262 (−22) 540,000
Aug 4 The International Colorado   Rich Beem (2) 44 (Stableford) 810,000
Aug 11 Buick Open Michigan   Tiger Woods (33) 271 (−17) 594,000
Aug 18 PGA Championship Minnesota   Rich Beem (3) 278 (−10) 990,000
Aug 25 Reno-Tahoe Open Nevada   Chris Riley (1) 271 (−17) 540,000
Aug 25 WGC-NEC Invitational Washington   Craig Parry (1) 268 (−16) 1,000,000
Sep 1 Air Canada Championship Canada   Gene Sauers (3) 269 (−15) 630,000
Sep 8 Bell Canadian Open Canada   John Rollins (1) 272 (−16) 720,000
Sep 15 SEI Pennsylvania Classic Pennsylvania   Dan Forsman (5) 270 (−14) 594,000
Sep 22 Tampa Bay Classic Florida   K.J. Choi (2) 267 (−17) 468,000
Sep 22 WGC-American Express Championship Ireland   Tiger Woods (34) 263 (−25) 1,000,000
Sep 29 Valero Texas Open Texas   Loren Roberts (8) 261 (−19) 630,000
Oct 6 Michelob Championship at Kingsmill Virginia   Charles Howell III (1) 270 (−14) 666,000
Oct 13 Invensys Classic at Las Vegas Nevada   Phil Tataurangi (1) 330 (−29) 900,000
Oct 20 Disney Golf Classic Florida   Bob Burns (1) 263 (−25) 666,000
Oct 27 Buick Challenge Georgia   Jonathan Byrd (1) 261 (−27) 666,000
Nov 3 The Tour Championship Georgia   Vijay Singh (11) 268 (−12) 900,000
Nov 4 Southern Farm Bureau Classic Mississippi   Luke Donald (1) 201 (−15) 468,000

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Location of tournamentsEdit

LeadersEdit

Scoring Average leaders

Rank Player Country Average
1 Tiger Woods   United States 68.56
2 Vijay Singh   Fiji 69.47
3 Ernie Els   South Africa 69.50
4 Phil Mickelson   United States 69.58
5 Nick Price   Zimbabwe 69.59

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Money List leaders

Rank Player Country Earnings ($) Events Wins
1 Tiger Woods   United States 6,912,625 18 5
2 Phil Mickelson   United States 4,311,971 26 2
3 Vijay Singh   Fiji 3,756,563 28 2
4 David Toms   United States 3,459,739 27 0
5 Ernie Els   South Africa 3,291,895 18 2

Source:[3]

Career Money List leaders

Rank Player Country Earnings ($) Wins
1 Tiger Woods   United States 33,103,852 34
2 Phil Mickelson   United States 22,149,969 21
3 Davis Love III   United States 20,050,850 14
4 Vijay Singh   Fiji 18,281,015 11
5 Nick Price   Zimbabwe 16,648,337 18

Source:[4]

AwardsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2002 Schedule". PGA Tour.
  2. ^ "Scoring Average – 2002". PGA Tour.
  3. ^ "Money Leaders – 2002". PGA Tour.
  4. ^ "Career Money Leaders – 2002". PGA Tour.

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