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John Jacobs

Residence: Scottsdale, Ariz.
Birthplace: Los Angeles, Calif.
Turned Pro: 1967
Height: 6' 3"
Weight: 225
Birthdate: March 17, 1945
Age: 58
College: Los Angeles, Calif.

Player Notes

Played in 209 PGA Tour events between 1968 and 1980. Best finish 2nd in 1972 Greater Jacksonville Open and 1976 Greater Milwaukee Open. Played in Asia in 1980, became the first American to win the Asian Golf Circuit Order of merit in 1984. . . Played in three events in 1995. T-34th Dallas Reunion Pro-am, T-37th Transamerica and T-24th in Kaanapali Classic. In the Senior PGA Tour Qualifying tournament finished T-2nd which got his card for '96.

Career Victories

Champions Tour
4 - 1998 Nationwide Championship, 1999 MasterCard Championship, Bruno's Memorial Classic, 2002 Royal Caribbean Classic.

Career Summary

1996 Senior PGA Tour Summary
tournaments entered - 34; top 10 finishes - 8; scoring average 71.57 (ranked 25th); money $510,253 (ranked 23rd); best finish 2nd, Brickyard Crossing Championship.

1997 Senior PGA Tour Summary
tournaments entered - 34; top 10 finishes - 12; scoring average 71.19 (ranked 18th); money $802,942 (ranked 12th); best finish 2nd at Southwestern Bell Dominion and T-2nd at The Transamerica.

1998 Senior PGA Tour Summary
tournaments entered - 34; top 10 finishes - 8; scoring average 71.56 (ranked 32nd); money $799,654 (ranked 15th); winner Nationwide Championship.

1999 Senior PGA Tour Summary
tournaments entered - 35; top 10 finishes - 11; scoring average 71.15 (ranked 30th); money $997,318 (ranked 13th); winner MasterCard Championship.

2000 Senior PGA Tour Summary
tournaments entered - 34; top 10 finishes - 9; scoring average 70.72 (ranked 21st); money $1,124,589 (ranked 14th); winner Bruno's Memorial Classic.

2001 Senior PGA Tour Summary
tournaments entered - 36; top 10 finishes - 5; scoring average 71.41 (ranked 34th); money $743,421 (ranked 25th); best finish, 2nd, Turtle Bay Championship.

2002 Senior PGA Tour Summary
tournaments entered - 32; top 10 finishes - 10; scoring average 71.29 (ranked 35th); money $1,224,737 (ranked 14th); best finish, Winner Royal Caribbean Classic.

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