The 2005 Senior PGA Championship
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Players

J.c. Snead

Player Data
  • Birthplace: Hot Springs, Va.
  • Residence: Hot Springs, Va.
  • Birthdate: October 13, 1940
  • Age: 64
  • Turned Pro: 1964
Player Notes

Is the nephew of Sam Snead... Played pro baseball in the Washington Senators farm system before becoming a professional golfer in 1964... Member 1971, '73 and '75 Ryder Cup Teams.

Career Victories

Champions Tour
4 - 1993 Vantage at the Dominion, 1995 Royal Caribbean Classic, Senior Players Championship, 2002 Greater Baltimore Classic.

PGA Tour
8 - 1971 Tucson Open, Doral-Eastern Open, 1972 Philadelphia Classic, 1975 Wickes-Andy Williams San Diego Open, 1976 Andy Williams San Diego Open, Kaiser International, 1981 Southern Open, 1987 Manufacturers Hanover-Westchester Classic.

Career Summary

1991 Champions Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 30; top-10 finishes - 8; scoring average 71.03 (ranked 15th); money $302,287 (ranked 19th); best finish, second, lost a playoff to DeWitt Weaver on the second extra hole at the Bank One Senior Classic.

1992 Champions Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 29; top-10 finishes - 8; scoring average 70.98 (ranked 18th); money $383,698 (ranked 20th); best finish:2nd, Kroger Senior Classic where he lost a playoff to Gibby Gilbert on the second extra hole. Also 2nd in The Senior Players Championship where he had a five stroke lead going into the final round and with a double bogey on the final hole lost to Dave Stockton.

1993 Champions Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 28; top-10 finishes - 10; scoring average 70.91 (ranked 16th); money $487,500 (ranked 20th); winner Vantage at the Dominion.

1994 Champions Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 31; top-10 finishes - 14; scoring average 70.57 (ranked 16th); money $584,864 (ranked 15th); best finish T-3rd, Royal Caribbean Classic.

1995 Champions Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 28; top-10 finishes - 12; scoring average 70.68 (ranked 11th); money $978,137 (ranked 6th); winner Senior Players Championship.

1996 Champions Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 31; top-10 finishes - 10; scoring average 71.02 (ranked 14th); money $763,382 (ranked 11th); best finish 2nd, GTE Suncoast Classic, T-2nd Pittsburgh Senior Classic and Burnet Senior Classic.

1997 Champions Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 33; top-10 finishes - 6; scoring average 71.53 (ranked 33rd); money $476,149 (ranked 17th); best finish T4th at Pittsburgh Senior Classic.

1998 Champions Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 32; top-10 finishes - 8; scoring average 71.49 (ranked T28th); money $612,307 (ranked 28th); best finish T2nd, Northville Long Island Classic.

1999 Champions Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 31; top-10 finishes - 11; scoring average 71.06 (ranked 27th); money $743,841 (ranked 22nd); best finish T3rd, Raley's Gold Rush Classic.

2000 Champions Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 30; top-10 finishes - 3; scoring average 71.51 (ranked 45th); money $411,634 (ranked 45th); best finish, T2nd LiquidGolf.com Invitational.

2001 Champions Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 26; top-10 finishes - 4; scoring average 71.75 (ranked 40th); money $500,854 (ranked 38th); best finish, T2nd, The Instinet Classic.

2002 Champions Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 23; top-10 finishes - 2; scoring average 71.82 (ranked 49th); money $439,713 (ranked 42nd); best finish, Winner Greater Baltimore Classic.

2003 Champions Tour Summary
Tournaments entered -26; top 10 finishes -0; stroke average 72.13 (ranked 56th); money $204,250 (ranked 65th); Best finish, T-18th SBC Senior Classic.

2004 Champions Tour Summary
tournaments entered - 23; top 10 finishes - 1; stroke average 72.00 (ranked 48th); money $234,469 (ranked 59th); Best finish, T-10th ACE Group Classic.

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