Past winners of the PGA Professional National Championship


Past Winners

YEAR WINNER SCORE RUNNER(S)-UP SITE
2012 Matt Dobyns 275 Kelly Mitchum
Rod Perry
Bayonet and Black Horse Golf Courses
Seaside, Calif.
2011 David Hutsell 274 Scott Erdmann
Faber Jamerson
Hershey CC
Hershey, Pa.
2010 Mike Small 278 Sonny Skinner French Lick Resort
French Lick, Ind.
2009 Mike Small 277 Mark Sheftic
Steve Schneiter
Twin Warriors GC
Santa Ana Pueblo, N.M.
2008 Scott Hebert 276 Sonny Skinner Reynolds Plantation
Greensboro, Ga.
2007 Chip Sullivan 281 Ryan Benze
Mike Small
Sunriver Resort
Bend, Ore.
2006 Ron Philo, Jr. 278 Alan Schulte Turning Stone Resort & Casino
Verona, N.Y.
2005 Mike Small 289 Travis Long The Ocean Course
Kiawah Island, S.C.
2004 Bob Sowards 276 Mike Small Longaberger GC
Nashport, Ohio
2003 Tim Thelen 282 Steve Schneiter Twin Warriors GC
Santa Ana Pueblo, N.M.
2002 Barry Evans 281 Mike Gilmore Valhalla Golf Club
Louisville, Ky.
2001 Wayne DeFrancesco 278 Don Berry
Mark Brown
John Aber
Tim Thelen
Crosswater Club
Sunriver, Ore.
2000 Tim Thelen** 214 Mark Brown Oak Tree Golf Club
Edmond, Okla.
1999 Jeff Freeman 287 Milan Swilor
Christopher Toulson
Brett Upper
Whistling Straits (Straits Course)
Kohler, Wis.
1998 Mike Burke Jr. 281 Bob Gaus Pinehurst (N.C.) Resort & CC
1997 Bruce Zabriski 281 Steve Schneiter
Jay Overton
Mike Burke Jr.
Pinehurst (N.C.) Resort & CC
1996 Darrell Kestner 271 Dan Bateman PGA West/Nicklaus Private, Palmer Private, Weiskopf Private
La Quinta, Calif.
1995 Steve Schneiter 278 John DeForest
Bob Ford
PGA West/La Quinta Hotel/Mission Hills
La Quinta, Calif.
1994 Sammy Rachels* 284 Darrell Kestner
Ron McDougal
Marriott's Tan-Tar-A Resort/The Oaks Crs. & The Lodge of Four Seasons/Jones Crs.
Osage Beach, Mo.
North Port National GC
Lake Ozark, Mo.
1993 Jeffrey Roth 275 John Lee PGA National GC
Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.
1992 Ron McDougal 273 Sammy Rachels PGA West/La Quinta Hotel/Mission Hills
La Quinta, Calif.
1991 Larry Gilbert 267 Gene Fieger
Ron McDougal
Doral Resort and Country Club
Miami, Fla.
1990 Brett Upper 275 Gibby Gilbert,
Larry Gilbert
PGA West/La Quinta Hotel/Mission Hills
La Quinta, Calif.
1989 Bruce Fleisher 277 Jeff Thomsen PGA West/La Quinta Hotel/Mission Hills
La Quinta, Calif.
1988 Robert Boyd* 287 Rick Morton Pinehurst (N.C.) Resort & CC
1987 Jay Lumpkin 279 Jeff Roth,
Bob Menne,
Gibby Gilbert
PGA West/La Quinta Hotel/Mission Hills
La Quinta, Calif.
1986 Bob Lendzion 284 Bob Betley PGA West/La Quinta Hotel/Mission Hills
La Quinta, Calif.
1985 Ed Dougherty 277 Jim White La Quinta Hotel/Mission Hills
La Quinta, Calif.
1984 Bill Schumaker* 284 Gary Ostrega PGA National GC
Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.
1983 Larry Webb 283 Bob Ford La Quinta/Mission Hills
La Quinta, Calif.
1982 Larry Gilbert 284 Steve Benson PGA National GC
Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.
1981 Larry Gilbert* 285 Don Padgett II PGA National GC
Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.
1980 John Traub 283 Jim Albus PGA National GC
Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.
1979 Buddy Whitten* 278 Jack Lewis Callaway Gardens Resort
Pine Mountain, Ga.
1978 John Gentile* 276 Jim Ferree Callaway Gardens Resort
Pine Mountain, Ga.
1977 Laurie Hammer 282 Steve Benson Callaway Gardens Resort
Pine Mountain, Ga.
1976 Bob Galloway 280 George Lanning
Larry Gilbert
Jim Ferriell
Callaway Gardens Resort
Pine Mountain, Ga.
1975 Roger Watson* 279 David Jimenez Callaway Gardens Resort
Pine Mountain, Ga.
1974 Roger Watson* 284 Sam Snead Pinehurst (N.C.) Resort & CC
1973 Rives McBee 282 Stan Brian Pinehurst (N.C.) Resort & CC
1972 Don Massengale 280 Bob Bruno Pinehurst (N.C.) Resort & CC
1971 Sam Snead 275 Jerry Steelsmith
Ron Letellier
Pinehurst (N.C.) Resort & CC
1970 Rex Baxter 285 Ernie George
Bob Duden
Sunol Valley CC
Sunol, Calif.
1969 Bob Rosburg 275 Jimmy Wright Roadrunner & San Marcos
Chandler, Ariz.
1968 Howell Fraser 272 Chuck Malchaski
Bob Rosburg
Century & Roadrunner
Scottsdale, Ariz.

*Won Playoff

**Won five-hole playoff (shortened to 54-holes due to weather)