Jack McGowan (golfer)
|Full name||John W. McGowan|
December 18, 1930|
Concord, New Hampshire
|Died||February 15, 2001(aged 70)|
|Height||5 ft 9.5 in (1.77 m)|
|Weight||140 lb (64 kg; 10 st)|
|Former tour(s)||PGA Tour|
|Number of wins by tour|
|Best results in major championships
|Masters Tournament||T42: 1965|
|The Open Championship||DNP|
|PGA Championship||T43: 1961|
He played on the PGA Tour through 1970, winning one event, the 1964 Mountain View Open among 32 top-10 finishes. He had four runner-up finishes: 1964 St. Paul Open Invitational to Chuck Courtney, 1964 Sahara Invitational to R. H. Sikes, 1965 Western Open to Billy Casper, and 1969 Texas Open Invitational to Deane Beman.
PGA Tour wins
|No.||Date||Tournament||Winning score||Margin of victory||Runner-up|
|1||Oct 25, 1964||Mountain View Open||–11 (66-68-65-74=273)||4 strokes||R. H. Sikes|
PGA Tour playoff record (0–1)
|1||1969||Texas Open Invitational||Deane Beman||Lost to birdie on first extra hole|
- Elliott, Len; Kelly, Barbara (1976). Who's Who in Golf. New Rochelle, New York: Arlington House. p. 130. ISBN 0870002252.
- Johnson, Sal; Seanor, Dave, eds. (2009). The USA Today Golfers Encyclopedia. New York, New York: Skyhorse Publishing. pp. 365–6. ISBN 978-1-60239-302-8.
- "Playing It Commercially Almost Costs McGowan". Toledo Blade. October 26, 1964. p. 22. Retrieved July 15, 2013.
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