Fig Garden Village Open Invitational

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This article is about the former PGA Tour event. For the former Ben Hogan Tour event, see Fresno Open.

The Fig Garden Village Open Invitational was a golf tournament on the PGA Tour that was played at the San Joaquin Country Club in Fresno, California.[1][2] It was first held in October 1963, and was won by Mason Rudolph, a 29 year-old native of Tennessee by three strokes over Tommy Aaron and Al Geiberger.[3] In 1964, it was called the Fresno Open Invitational and was again played at San Joaquin CC with Canadian George Knudson the winner in a playoff with fellow Canadian Al Balding.[4]

Winner[edit]

Fresno Open Invitational

Fig Garden Village Open Invitational

References[edit]

  1. ^ PGA deal no sure thing
  2. ^ Sal Johnson and Dave Seanor, ed. (2009). The USA Today Golfers Encyclopedia. New York, New York: Skyhorse Publishing. p. 643, 649. ISBN 978-1-60239-302-8. 
  3. ^ "1963 winners sorted by age". PGA Tour. Retrieved 2009-05-12. 
  4. ^ "1964 winners sorted by age". PGA Tour. Retrieved 2009-05-12.