|— Golfer —|
|Full name||Henry Dudley Wysong, Jr.|
May 15, 1939|
|Died||March 29, 1998
|Former tour(s)||PGA Tour
|Number of wins by tour|
|Best results in major championships
|Masters Tournament||T39: 1966|
|U.S. Open||T8: 1965|
|The Open Championship||DNP|
|PGA Championship||2nd: 1966|
Wysong was born, raised and lived all his life in and around McKinney, Texas. One of the people who taught Wysong how to play golf was Byron Nelson. In 1961, Wysong lost the final round (match play) of the U.S. Amateur, (8&6), to Jack Nicklaus at Pebble Beach.
Wysong won two events on the PGA Tour: the 1966 Phoenix Open Invitational and the 1967 Hawaiian Open. His best finish in a major was a 2nd at the 1966 PGA Championship, which was won by Al Geiberger. Wysong also finished T-8 at the 1965 U.S. Open.
Wysong later served as Vice-President of the PGA of America.
Professional wins (3)
PGA Tour wins (2)
|No.||Date||Tournament||Winning score||Margin of
|1||Feb 14, 1966||Phoenix Open Invitational||–6 (73-69-70-66=278)||1 stroke||Gardner Dickinson|
|2||Nov 4, 1967||Hawaiian Open||–4 (72-69-70-73=284)||Playoff||Billy Casper|
Other wins (1)
- 1964 Tri-State Open