Wichita Open

The Wichita Open is a golf tournament on the Korn Ferry Tour. Formerly known as the Air Capital Classic, it is played annually at the Crestview Country Club in Wichita, Kansas, U.S. It is one of four original Tour events still played.[1][2]

Wichita Open
Tournament information
LocationWichita, Kansas
Established1990
Course(s)Crestview Country Club
Par70
Length6,913 yards (6,321 m)
Tour(s)Korn Ferry Tour
FormatStroke play
Prize fundUS$625,000
Month playedJune
Tournament record score
Aggregate259 Aaron Wise (2017)
To par−25 Ben Crane (2000)
Current champion
Sweden Henrik Norlander

WinnersEdit

Year Winner Country Score To par Margin
of victory
Runner(s)-up
Wichita Open supporting Wichita's Youth
2019 Henrik Norlander   Sweden 265 −15 Playoff   Bryan Bigley
  Sebastian Cappelen
  Erik Compton
  Kevin Dougherty
2018 Brady Schnell   United States 266 −14 Playoff   Brandon Hagy
  Scott Pinckney
Air Capital Classic supporting Wichita's Youth
2017 Aaron Wise   United States 259 −21 5 strokes   Beau Hossler
Air Capital Classic presented by Aetna
2016 Ollie Schniederjans   United States 263 −17 Playoff   Collin Morikawa (a)
  J. J. Spaun
2015 Rob Oppenheim   United States 267 −13 1 stroke   Andy Winings
2014 Sebastian Cappelen   Denmark 262 −18 1 stroke   Matt Weibring
Air Capital Classic
2013 Scott Parel   United States 266 −18 3 strokes   Alex Aragon
Preferred Health Systems Wichita Open
2012 Casey Wittenberg   United States 266 −18 2 strokes   Jim Herman
  Justin Hicks
2011 Mathew Goggin   Australia 266 −18 1 stroke   Kyle Thompson
2010 Jhonattan Vegas   Venezuela 264 −20 1 stroke   Roberto Castro
2009 Chris Tidland   United States 268 −16 1 stroke   Chad Collins
  Dave Schultz
2008 Scott Piercy   United States 262 −22 2 strokes   Hunter Haas
  Spencer Levin
  Daniel Summerhays
2007 Brad Elder (2)   United States 265 −19 4 strokes   Fabián Gómez
2006 Kevin Johnson   United States 266 −18 1 stroke   Matt Kuchar
Preferred Health Systems Wichita Open presented by Cox Comm
2005 Joe Daley   United States 268 −16 Playoff   Shane Bertsch
Preferred Health Systems Wichita Open
2004 Bradley Hughes   Australia 270 −14 Playoff   Erik Compton
  Hunter Haas
  Scott Harrington
2003 Jeff Klauk   United States 265 −19 1 stroke   Mike Brisky
  Mark Hensby
2002 Tyler Williamson   United States 272 −8 1 stroke   Keoke Cotner
  Jeff Klauk
Buy.com Wichita Open
2001 Jason Dufner   United States 266 −22 3 strokes   David Gossett
  Jeff Gove
  Todd Rose
2000 Ben Crane   United States 263 −25 3 strokes   Kelly Grunewald
  Vance Veazey
Nike Wichita Open
1999 Brad Elder   United States 268 −20 2 strokes   Mark Wurtz
1998 Emlyn Aubrey   United States 265 −23 1 stroke   Carl Paulson
  Anthony Rodriguez
1997 Ben Bates   United States 269 −19 Playoff   Jeff Brehaut
  Carl Paulson
  Chris Smith
1996 Rick Cramer   United States 269 −19 1 stroke   J. P. Hayes
  Jimmy Johnston
  Craig Kanada
1995 David Toms   United States 269 −19 Playoff   E. J. Pfister
1994 Dennis Postlewait   United States 271 −17 1 stroke   Clark Burroughs
1993 David Duval   United States 271 −17 1 stroke   Jeff Lee
  John Morse
Ben Hogan Wichita Charity Classic
1992 Jeff Woodland   Australia 204 −12 Playoff   Bob May
1991 Eric Hoos   United States 199 −17 1 stroke   Tom Garner
  Pete Jordan
Ben Hogan Reflection Ridge Open
1990 Tom Lehman   United States 202 −14 1 stroke   Greg Whisman

Bolded golfers graduated to the PGA Tour via the Korn Ferry Tour regular-season money list.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Tour celebrates 20th year, will play 29 official events". PGA Tour. December 3, 2009. Retrieved March 14, 2013.
  2. ^ "Web.com Tour event in Wichita becomes Air Capital Classic". PGA Tour. March 12, 2013. Retrieved March 14, 2013.

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