1992 Senior PGA Tour

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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). 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 results[edit]

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

Source:[1]

Leaders[edit]

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

Source:[2]

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

Source:[3]

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]

Awards[edit]

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 also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2014 Champions Tour Media Guide: Section 5: All-Time Records". 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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