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LEE JANZEN

Player Data
  • Eligibility Code: 11
  • Birthplace: Austin, Minn.
  • Residence: Orlando, Fla.
  • Birthdate: August 28, 1964
  • Age: 40
  • Turned Pro: 1986
  • College: Florida Southern
Player Notes

Winner of the 1993 and 1998 U.S. Open. . .Started to take game seriously at age 14 after family moved to Florida. . . Winner 1986 NCAA Division II Championship. . .Winner of six collegiate events. . .First-team all-American in 1985, 1986. . .Leading money winner on 1989 U.S. Golf (mini) Tour. . .Member of the 1993 and '97 Ryder Cup Team . . .Member of 1998 President Cup team. Coming back from an emergency appendectomy in May of 2005.

Career Victories

PGA Tour
8 - 1992 Northern Telecom Open, 1993 Phoenix Open, 1993 U.S. Open, 1994 Buick Classic, 1995 Players Championship, Kemper Open, Sprint International, 1998 U.S. Open

Career Summary

1990 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 30; in money - 20; top-10 finishes - 2; scoring average 70.84 (ranked 56th); money $132,986 (ranked 115th); best finish, 5th, Deposit Guaranty Classic.

1991 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 33; in money - 23; top-10 finishes - 2; scoring average 70.58 (ranked T43rd); money $228,242 (ranked 72nd); best finish, 6th, B.C. Open.

1992 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 32; in money - 21; top-10 finishes - 6; scoring average 70.53 (ranked 30th); money $795,279 (ranked 9th); Winner Northern Telecom Open.

1993 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 26; in money - 23; top-10 finishes - 7; scoring average 70.21 (ranked 16th); money $932,335 (ranked 7th); winner Phoenix Open and U.S. Open.

1994 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 26; in money - 19; top-10 finishes - 2; scoring average 70.87 (ranked 55th); money $442,588 (ranked 35th); winner Buick Classic.

1995 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 28; in money - 22; top-10 finishes - 4; scoring average 70.58 (ranked T42nd); money $1,378,966 (ranked 3rd); winner Players Championship, Kemper Open and Sprint International.

1996 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 27; in money - 21; top-10 finishes - 7; scoring average 70.57 (ranked T36th); money $540,916 (ranked 31st); best finish, T2nd, Greater Vancouver Open.

1997 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 27; in money - 24; top-10 finishes - 7; scoring average 69.96 (ranked 14th); money $877,832 (ranked 24th); best finish, T2nd, in Buick Invitational and BellSouth Classic.

1998 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 24; in money - 20; top-10 finishes - 3; scoring average 70.19 (ranked 20th); money $1,155,314 (ranked 20th); winner U.S. Open.

1999 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 26; in money - 18; top-10 finishes - 5; scoring average 70.59 (ranked 38th); money $849,994 (ranked 48th); best finish, T3rd, GTE Byron Nelson Classic and Bell Canadian Open.

2000 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 27; rounds played - 91 ; in money -20; top-10 finishes - 2; money $753,709 (ranked 62nd); best finish T6th at the Tampa Bay Classic

2000 Stats
Scoring - 70.59 / (37th); driving distance - 274.4 / (83rd); driving accuracy -70.6% / (64th); GIR - 67.1% / (72nd); putting - 1.769 / (69th); birdie average - 3.65 per rd / (51st) / total birdies - 332; sand saves - 62.0% / (14th); scrambling - 61.5% / (51st); all-around rank - 515 / (37th)

2001 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 29; rounds played - 92 ; in money -18; top-10 finishes - 2; money $905,628 (ranked 59th); best finish T-2nd at the Shell Houston Open

2001 Stats
Scoring - 70.94 / (68th); driving distance - 275.3 / (138th); driving accuracy -68.4% / (103rd); GIR - 67.6% / (62); putting - 1.747 / (30th); birdie average - 3.83 per rd / (40th) / total birdies - 352; sand saves - 55.5% / (51st); scrambling - 62.2% / (49th); all-around rank - 637 / (69th).

2002 Notes
Also T4th at the Phoenix Open

2002 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 29; rounds played - 96 ; in money -22; top-10 finishes - 4; money $1,127,740 (ranked 56th); best finish T-3rd at the AT&T Pebble Beach

2002 Stats
Scoring - 70.77 / (53rd); driving distance - 283.7 / (59th); driving accuracy -69.0% / (71st); GIR - 68.2% / (34th); putting - 1.764 / (75th); birdie average - 4.00 per rd / (17th) / total birdies - 384; sand saves - 47.5% / (132nd); all-around rank - 491 / (27th).

2003 Notes
Went over the $1 million mark for the fourth time in his career.

2003 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 25; Rounds Played - 80; in money - 16; top -10 Finishes - 2; money $1,132,001 Rank (64th); Best finish: 2nd at the Memorial Tournament

2003 Stats
Scoring - 70.65 / (54th); Driving Distance - 285.2 / (105th); Driving Accuracy - 61.8% / (153rd); GIR - 64.7% / (111th); Putting - 1.772 / (80th); Birdie Average - 3.48 per rd / (123rd) / Total Birdies - 278; Sand Saves - 54.9% / (31st); All-Around Rank - 675 / (73rd).

2004 Notes
Finished inside the top 100 on the PGA Tour money list for the 14th straight time in his 15-year career.

2004 PGA Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 25; Rounds Played - 82; in money - 17; top -10 Finishes - 3; money $837,482 Rank (96th); Best finish: T-6th at the BellSouth Classic

2004 Stats
Scoring - 70.77 / (52nd); Driving Distance - 286.1 / (106th); Driving Accuracy - 62.2% / (131st); GIR - 67.8% / (30th); Putting - 1.781 / (112th); Birdie Average - 3.73 per rd / (50th) / Total Birdies - 306; Sand Saves - 51.5% / (64th); All-Around Rank - 576 / (42nd)

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