Southern (Spring) Open

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Coordinates: 29°58′41.1″N 90°7′4.3″W / 29.978083°N 90.117861°W / 29.978083; -90.117861

The Southern (Spring) Open was a golf tournament on the PGA Tour, played only in 1922 at the New Orleans Country Club in New Orleans, Louisiana. Gene Sarazen won the event with a four-round total of 294 (+10), beating Leo Diegel by eight strokes.[1] It was Sarazen's first PGA Tour win.

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  1. ^ "Gene Sarazen Wins From Great Field". The New York Times. March 5, 1922. p. 26. Retrieved September 6, 2013.