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FOCUS ON GOLF: U.S. Senior Open

PAST WINNERS *--* : YEAR WINNER SCORE COURSE 1980 Roberto De Vicenzo 285 Winged Foot, Mamaroneck, N.Y. 1981 Arnold Palmer* 289 Oakland Hills, Birmingham, Mich. 1982 Miller Barber 282 Portland GC, Portland, Ore. 1983 Billy Casper* 288 Hazeltine National, Chaska, Minn. 1984 Miller Barber 286 Oak Hill, Rochester, N.Y. 1985 Miller Barber 285 Edgewood Tahoe, Stateline, Nev. 1986 Dale Douglass 279 Scioto, Columbus, Ohio 1987 Gary Player 270 Brooklawn, Fairfied, Conn. 1988 Gary Player* 288 Medinah CC, Medinah, Ill. 1989 Orville Moody 279 Laurel Valley, Ligonier, Penn. 1990 Lee Trevino 275 Rigewood, Paramus, N.J. 1991 Jack Nicklaus* 282 Oakland Hills, Birmingham, Mich. 1992 Larry Laoretti 275 Saucon Valley, Bethlehem, Penn. 1993 Jack Nicklaus 278 Cherry Hills, Denver 1994 Simon Hobday 274 Pinehurst, Pinehurst, N.C. 1995 Tom Weiskopf 275 Congressional, Bethesda, Md. 1996 Dave Stockton 277 Canterbury, Beachwood, Ohio 1997 Graham Marsh 280 Olympia Fields, Olympia Fields, Ill. : *--* : * won in a playoff

July 23, 1998

U.S OPEN AND U.S. SENIOR OPEN CHAMPIONS

Arnold Palmer: 1960 U.S Open, 1981 Senior Open

Billy Casper: 1959, 1966 U.S. Open, 1983 Senior Open

Gary Player: 1965 U.S. Open, 1987, 1988 Senior Open

Lee Trevino: 1968, 1971 U.S. Open, 1990 Senior Open

Jack Nicklaus: 1962, 1967, 1972, 1980 U.S. Open, 1991, 1993 Senior Open

WINNERS IN FIRST SENIOR OPEN (5): Roberto deVicenzo (1980), Anrold Palmer (1981), Dale Douglass (1986), Lee Trevino (1990), Larry Laoretti (1992).

MOST SENIOR OPEN VICTORIES (3): Miller Barber (1982, 1984, 1985).

LOWEST SCORE 18 HOLES (64; 8-under): Orville Moody, third round, Laurel Valley Golf Club, Ligonier, Pa., 1989.

BEST FINISH BY CHAMPION (270): Gary Player (69-68-67-66), Brooklawn Country Club, Fairfield, Con., 1987.

LARGEST MARGIN OF VICTORY (6 STROKES): Gary Player, Brooklawn Country Club, Fairfield, Conn., 1987 (Doug Sanders was second at 276).

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