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Tiger Woods

Residence:
   Windermere, Fla.
Birthplace:
   Cypress, Calif.
Turned Pro:
   1996
Height: 6' 2"
Weight: 180
Birthdate:
   December 29, 1975
Age: 27
College:
   Cypress, Calif.

Player Notes

Winner, 1994, '95 and '96 U.S. Amateur. . . .Began playing golf at six months old. Was on numerous TV programs including, "That's Incredible", "Mike Douglas", "Two on the Town", "Good Morning America"and "Prime Time Live". . . Has won virtually every significant junior championship, including 1991, 1992 and 1993 USGA Junior. . . Member of the winning 1994 U.S. team at the World Amateur Team Championship. . . .Played on the Walker Cup Team in 1995. . .Member of the Ryder Cup team in 1997, '99 & 2002 . . .Member of the 1998 & 2000 President Cup team . . Won 1996 NCAA Championship, making him only the sixth player that has ever won both the NCAA and the U.S. Amateur. . .Winner of Rookie of the Year honors in 1996 . . . Fastest player to win a million dollars on the PGA Tour when he did it with his win in his ninth event, Mercedes Championship. . . Fastest player to win two million dollars on the PGA Tour when he did it with his win in his 16th event, GTE Byron Nelson Classic. . . Fastest player to win 10 million dollars on the PGA Tour when he did it with his win in his 69th event, 1999 Tour Championship. . .With his win in the '97 Masters he became the youngest winner of that tournament and the youngest winner of a major since World War II. . . At the end of 1999 season, Tiger had played in 70 events as a professional, he had 15 wins and $11,315,128 in earnings, or $161,645 for every event he had played in as a professional. . .At the end of the 2000 season, Tiger had played in 90 events as a professional, he had 24 wins and $20,503,450 in earnings or $227,816 for every event he had played in as a professional. . . At the end of the 2001 season, Tiger had played in 109 events as a professional, he had 29 wins and $26,191,228 in earnings or $240,286 for every event he had played in as a professional. . .At the end of the 2002 season, Tiger had played in 130 events as a professional, he had 34 wins and $33,103,852 in earnings or $254,645 for every event he had played in as a professional.

Career Victories

European Tour
19 - 1997 Masters, 1998 Johnnie Walker Classic, 1999 Deutsche Bank SAP Open, PGA Championship, WGC-NEC Invitational, WGC-American Express Championship, 2000 U.S. Open, British Open, PGA Championship, WGC-NEC Invitational, 2001 Johnnie Walker Classic, Masters, Deutsche Bank Open, WGC-NEC Invitational, 2002 Masters, Deutsche Bank, U.S. Open, WGC-American Express, 2003 WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship, Western Open

PGA Tour
38 - 1996 Las Vegas Invitational, Walt Disney World Classic, 1997 Mercedes Championship, Masters, GTE Byron Nelson Classic, Motorola Western Open, 1998 BellSouth, 1999 Buick Invitational, The Memorial Tournament, Motorola Western Open, PGA Championship, NEC Invitational, National Car Rental/Disney, Tour Championship, WGC-NEC Invitational, WGC -American Express Championship, 2000 Mercedes Championship, AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am, Bay Hill Invitational, Memorial, U.S. Open, British Open, PGA Championship, WGC-NEC Invitational, Bell Canadian Open, 2001 Bay Hill Invitational, Players Championship, Masters, Memorial Tournament, WGC-NEC Invitational, 2002 Bay Hill Invitational, Masters, U.S. Open, Buick Open, WGC-American Express Championship, 2003 Buick Invitational, WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship, Bay Hill Invitational, 100th Western Open.

Other
1997 Honda Open (Thailand), 1999 EMC World Cup (teamed with Mark O'Meara), 2000 EMC World Cup (teamed with David Duval)

Career Summary

1996 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 8; in money - 8; top-10 finishes - 5; stroke average 69.44; money $790,594 (ranked 24th); winner at Las Vegas Invitational and Walt Disney World Classic.

1997 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 21; in money - 20; top-10 finishes - 9; stroke average 69.10 (ranked 2nd); money $2,066,833 (ranked 1st); winner at Mercedes Championship, Masters, GTE Byron Nelson and Motorola Western Open.

1998 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 20; in money - 19; top-10 finishes - 13; stroke average 69.21 (ranked 2nd); money $1,841,117 (ranked 4th); winner at BellSouth Classic.

1999 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 21; in money - 21; top-10 finishes - 16; stroke average 68.43 (ranked 1st); money $6,616,585 (ranked 1st); winner, Buick Invitational, The Memorial Tournament, Motorola Western Open, PGA Championship, NEC Invitational, National Car Rental/Disney, Tour Championship, American Express Championship.

2000 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered: 20 / Rounds Played: 76 / Cuts made: 20 / Top-10 finishes: 17; Best finish: Winner at the Mercedes Championships, AT&T Pebble Beach, Bay Hill Invitational, Memorial Tournament, U.S. Open, British Open, PGA Championship; Earnings: $9,188,321 Rank (1st)

2000 Stats
Scoring - 67.79 / (1st); Driving Distance - 298.0 / (2nd); Driving Accuracy - 71.2% / (54th); GIR - 75.2% / (1st); Putting - 1.717 / (2nd); Birdie Average - 4.92 per rd / (1st) / Total Birdies - 374; Sand Saves - 57.3% / (51st); Scrambling - 67.1% / (3rd); All-Around Rank - 113 / (1st)

2001 Notes
When he won the Masters he was the first person to hold all four major championships at the same time.

2001 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered: 19 / Rounds Played: 76 / Cuts made: 19 / Top-10 finishes: 9; Best finish: Winner at the Bay Hill Invitational, The Players Championship, Masters, Memorial Tournament & NEC Invitational; Earnings: $5,687,777 Rank (1st)

2001 Stats
Scoring - 68.81 / (1st); Driving Distance - 297.6 / (3rd); Driving Accuracy - 65.5% / (145th); GIR - 71.9% / (6); Putting - 1.775 / (102nd); Birdie Average - 4.36 per rd / (3rd) / Total Birdies - 331; Sand Saves - 53.5% / (80th); Scrambling - 69.8% / (1st); All-Around Rank - 346 / (12th).

2002 Notes
Player of the Year, leading money winner and Vardon Trophy winner

2002 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered: 18 / Rounds Played: 68 / Cuts made: 18 / Top-10 finishes: 13 / Best finish: Winner at the Bay Hill Invitational, Masters, U.S. Open , Buick Open & American Express Championship / Earnings: $6,912,625 Rank (1st)

2002 Stats
Scoring - 68.56 / (1st); Driving Distance - 293.3 / (6th); Driving Accuracy - 67.5% / (107th); GIR - 74.0% / (1st); Putting - 1.766 / (83rd); Birdie Average - 4.47 per rd / (1st) / Total Birdies - 304; Sand Saves - 58.0% / (14th); All-Around Rank - 288 / (4th).

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