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Bob Burns

Residence:
   Valencia, Calif.
Birthplace:
   Mission Hills, Calif.
Turned Pro:
   1991
Height: 5' 8"
Weight: 165
Birthdate:
   April 4, 1968
Age: 35
College:
   Mission Hills, Calif.

Player Notes

Played in the 1989 & 1990 U.S. Amateur. Played on the Nike Tour in 1992 & 1993. Best finish, runner up in 1992 Ben Hogan Texas Open. . . Qualified for the PGA Tour in 1994 when he finished T11th in 1993 Qualifying tournament. . . Only problem was that the year got off to a bad start when his home in Northridge, Calif., was damaged in an earthquake in Jan. 1994.

Career Victories

Nationwide Tour
2 - 1998 Nike Dominion Open, Nike Tour Championship

PGA Tour
1 - 2002 Disney Golf Classic

Career Summary

1994 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 24; in money - 10; top-10 finishes - 2; stroke average 71.40 (ranked 112th); money $178,168 (ranked 101st); best finish, T5th, Buick Classic.

1995 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 31; in money - 11; top-10 finishes - 0; stroke average 72.12 (ranked 172nd); money $59,243 (ranked 191st); best finish, T12th, Buick Challenge.

1996 Nike Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 23; in money - 16; top-10 finishes - 3; stroke average 71.20 (ranked 43rd); money $31,353 (ranked 63rd); best finish, T5th, Nike Mississippi Gulf Coast Classic.

1998 Nike Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 23; in money - 20; top-10 finishes - 4; stroke average 70.05 (ranked 2nd); money $178,664 (ranked 1st); Winner, Nike Dominion Open and Nike Tour Championship.

1999 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 31; in money - 14; top-10 finishes - 0; stroke average 71.96 (ranked 150th); money $138,118 (ranked 177th); best finish, T18th, Buick Invitational. Went back to Q-School after the year and finished 26th to regain his PGA Tour card in 2000.

2000 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered: 29 / Rounds Played: 89 / Cuts made: 16 / Top-10 finishes: 2 / Earnings: $391,075 Rank (125th) / Best finish: T6th at the COMPAQ Classic of New Orleans

2000 Stats
Scoring - 71.89 / (151st); Driving Distance - 277.6 / (48th); Driving Accuracy - 66.9% / (125th); GIR - 65.0% / (118th); Putting - 1.756 / (43rd); Birdie Average - 3.57 per rd / (67th) / Total Birdies - 318; Sand Saves - 47.0% / (173rd); Scrambling - 53.1% / (187th); All-Around Rank - 744 / (84th).

2001 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered: 29 / Rounds Played: 89 / Cuts made: 16 / Top-10 finishes: 1 / Earnings: $353,046 Rank (135th) / Best finish: T-8th at the Texas Open at LaCantera

2001 Stats
Scoring - 71.58 / (130th); Driving Distance - 278.6 / (106th); Driving Accuracy - 70.0% / (67th); GIR - 67.5% / (64); Putting - 1.780 / (117th); Birdie Average - 3.51 per rd / (120th) / Total Birdies - 312; Sand Saves - 60.4% / (13th); Scrambling - 58.1% / (136th); All-Around Rank - 644 / (70th).

2002 Notes
Was 118th on the money list the week before his Disney victory.

2002 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered: 30 / Rounds Played: 96 / Cuts made: 19 / Top-10 finishes: 2 / Earnings: $1,199,802 Rank (51st) / Best finish: Winner at the Disney Golf Classic.

2002 Stats
Scoring - 71.20 / (105th); Driving Distance - 273.9 / (160th); Driving Accuracy - 70.7% / (53rd); GIR - 65.9% / (91st); Putting - 1.757 / (53rd); Birdie Average - 3.63 per rd / (94th) / Total Birdies - 348; Sand Saves - 53.9% / (60th); All-Around Rank - 795 / (101st)

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