1995 Senior PGA Tour

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The 1995 Senior PGA Tour was the 16th season since the Senior PGA Tour officially began in 1980 (it was renamed the Champions Tour in 2003). The season consisted of 38 official money events with purses totalling $33,650,000, including four majors. Jim Colbert and Bob Murphy won the most tournaments, four. The tournament results, leaders, and award winners are listed below.

Tournament results[edit]

The following table shows all the official money events for the 1995 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 15 Senior Tournament of Champions Puerto Rico 750,000 United States Jim Colbert (10) 209 (−7) 148,000
Feb 5 Royal Caribbean Classic Florida 850,000 United States J. C. Snead (2) 209 (−4) 127,500
Feb 12 The IntelliNet Challenge Florida 600,000 United States Bob Murphy (5) 137 (−7) 90,000
Feb 19 GTE Suncoast Classic Florida 750,000 United States Dave Stockton (10) 204 (−9) 112,500
Mar 5 FHP Health Care Classic California 750,000 Australia Bruce Devlin (1) 130 (−10) 112,500
Mar 12 SBC presents The Dominion Seniors Texas 650,000 United States Jim Albus (5) 205 (−11) 97,500
Mar 19 Toshiba Senior Classic California 800,000 United States George Archer (16) 199 (−11) 120,000
Apr 2 The Tradition Arizona 1,000,000 United States Jack Nicklaus (8) 276 (−12) 150,000
Apr 16 PGA Seniors' Championship Florida 1,000,000 United States Raymond Floyd (10) 277 (−11) 180,000
Apr 30 Las Vegas Senior Classic Nevada 1,000,000 United States Jim Colbert (11) 205 (−11) 150,000
May 7 PaineWebber Invitational North Carolina 800,000 United States Bob Murphy (6) 203 (−13) 120,000
May 14 Cadillac NFL Golf Classic New Jersey 950,000 United States George Archer (17) 205 (−11) 142,500
May 21 Bell Atlantic Classic Pennsylvania 900,000 United States Jim Colbert (12) 207 (−3) 135,000
May 28 Quicksilver Classic Pennsylvania 1,100,000 United States Dave Stockton (11) 208 (−8) 165,000
Jun 4 Bruno's Memorial Classic Alabama 1,050,000 Australia Graham Marsh (1) 201 (−15) 157,500
Jun 11 BellSouth Senior Classic at Opryland Tennessee 1,100,000 United States Jim Dent (9) 203 (−13) 165,000
Jun 18 Dallas Reunion Pro-Am Texas 550,000 United States Tom Wargo (3) 197 (−13) 82,500
Jun 25 Nationwide Championship Georgia 1,200,000 United States Bob Murphy (7) 203 (−13) 180,000
Jul 2 U.S. Senior Open Maryland 1,000,000 United States Tom Weiskopf (2) 275 (−13) 175,000
Jul 9 Kroger Senior Classic Ohio 900,000 United States Mike Hill (17) 196 (−17) 135,000
Jul 16 Ford Senior Players Championship Michigan 1,500,000 United States J. C. Snead (3) 272 (−16) 225,000
Jul 23 First of America Classic Michigan 700,000 United States Jimmy Powell (3) 201 (−15) 105,000
Jul 30 Ameritech Senior Open Illinois 850,000 United States Hale Irwin (1) 195 (−21) 127,500
Aug 6 VFW Senior Championship Missouri 900,000 United States Bob Murphy (8) 195 (−15) 135,000
Aug 13 Burnet Senior Classic Minnesota 1,100,000 United States Raymond Floyd (11) 201 (−15) 165,000
Aug 20 Northville Long Island Classic New York 800,000 United States Lee Trevino (25) 202 (−14) 120,000
Aug 27 Bank of Boston Senior Classic Massachusetts 800,000 Japan Isao Aoki (4) 204 (−12) 120,000
Sep 3 Franklin Quest Championship Utah 600,000 England Tony Jacklin (2) 206 (−10) 90,000
Sep 10 GTE Northwest Classic Washington 600,000 United States Walter Morgan (1) 203 (−13) 90,000
Sep 17 Brickyard Crossing Championship Indiana 750,000 South Africa Simon Hobday (5) 204 (−12) 112,500
Sep 24 Bank One Classic Kentucky 600,000 South Africa Gary Player (18) 211 (−5) 90,000
Oct 1 Vantage Championship North Carolina 1,500,000 United States Hale Irwin (2) 199 (−17) 225,000
Oct 8 The Transamerica California 650,000 United States Lee Trevino (26) 201 (−15) 97,500
Oct 15 Raley's Senior Gold Rush California 700,000 United States Don Bies (7) 205 (−11) 105,000
Oct 22 Ralphs Senior Classic California 800,000 South Africa John Bland (1) 201 (−12) 120,000
Oct 29 Hyatt Regency Maui Kaanapali Classic Hawaii 600,000 New Zealand Bob Charles (22) 204 (−9) 90,000
Nov 5 Emerald Coast Classic Florida 1,000,000 United States Raymond Floyd (12) 135 (−7) 150,000
Nov 12 Energizer Senior Tour Championship South Carolina 1,500,000 United States Jim Colbert (13) 282 (−6) 262,000

Source:[1]

Leaders[edit]

Scoring Average leaders

Rank Player Country Average
1 Raymond Floyd  United States 69.47
2 Isao Aoki  Japan 69.67
3 Dave Stockton  United States 69.85
4 Bob Murphy  United States 69.87
5 Lee Trevino  United States 70.03

Source:[2]

Money List leaders

Rank Player Country Earnings ($) Events Wins
1 Jim Colbert  United States 1,444,386 34 4
2 Raymond Floyd  United States 1,419,545 21 3
3 Dave Stockton  United States 1,415,847 34 2
4 Bob Murphy  United States 1,241,524 28 4
5 Isao Aoki  Japan 1,041,766 23 1

Source:[3]

Career Money List leaders

Rank Player Country Earnings ($) Wins
1 Lee Trevino  United States 6,052,896 26
2 Bob Charles  New Zealand 5,861,028 22
3 Chi Chi Rodriguez  United States 5,305,644 22
4 Mike Hill  United States 5,130,135 17
5 George Archer  United States 5,104,172 17

Source:[4]

Awards[edit]

Award Winner Country
Player of the Year (Jack Nicklaus Trophy) Jim Colbert  United States
Money winner (Arnold Palmer Award) Jim Colbert  United States
Scoring leader (Byron Nelson Award) Raymond Floyd  United States
Rookie of the Year Hale Irwin  United States
Comeback Player of the Year Walter Morgan  United States

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2014 Champions Tour Media Guide: Section 5: All-Time Records" (PDF). PGA Tour. p. 29. Retrieved April 1, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Scoring Average – 1995 Senior PGA Tour". PGA Tour. Retrieved April 1, 2014. 
  3. ^ "Money Leaders – 1995 Senior PGA Tour". PGA Tour. Retrieved April 1, 2014. 
  4. ^ "Career Money Leaders – 1995 Senior PGA Tour". PGA Tour. Retrieved April 1, 2014. 

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