Al Johnston

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Al Johnston
— Golfer —
Personal information
Full name Alan Johnston
Born c. 1935
Scotland
Nationality  Scotland
 Canada
Career
Status Professional
Former tour(s) PGA Tour
Professional wins 1
Number of wins by tour
PGA Tour 1
Best results in Major Championships
Masters Tournament DNP
U.S. Open CUT: 1963
The Open Championship CUT: 1968
PGA Championship CUT: 1962

Alan Johnston (born c. 1935) is a Scottish-Canadian professional golfer who played on the PGA Tour.

Johnston was born in Scotland. He came to Canada in 1954 and became a Canadian citizen, living in Montreal.[1] He played on the PGA Tour in the 1960s and early 1970s, winning once. He won the 1962 Hot Springs Open Invitational in a playoff over Bill Collins.[2]

PGA Tour wins[edit]

No. Date Tournament Winning score Margin of victory Runner(s)-up
1 20 May 1962 Hot Springs Open Invitational -15 (69-70-68-66=273) Playoff United States Bill Collins

PGA Tour playoff record (1–0)

No. Year Tournament Opponent Result
1 1962 Hot Springs Open Invitational United States Bill Collins Won with birdie on second extra hole

Team appearances[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Canadian Wins At Hot Springs". The Florence Times (Florence, Alabama). Associated Press. 21 May 1962. pp. 2–4. Retrieved 19 February 2010. 
  2. ^ "Johnston Takes Hot Springs Golf". The Palm Beach Post (West Palm Beach, Florida). Associated Press. 21 May 1962. p. 14. Retrieved 19 February 2010.