The 2005 Senior PGA Championship
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Players

Dave Stockton

Player Data
  • Birthplace: San Bernardino, Calif.
  • Residence: Redlands, Calif.
  • Birthdate: November 1, 1941
  • Age: 63
  • Turned Pro: 1964
Player Notes

1991 Ryder Cup Team captain... Member 1971 and 1977 Ryder Cup Teams... Was runner-up at the 1975 Masters, '75 Players Championship and '78 U.S. Open... He has been called the "King of the Corporate Outings" because throughout the '80s, he averaged more than 90 days of corporate outings annually... Joined the Champions Tour in Dec. of 1991 on a full time basis, cutting back to just 30 corporate outings. In his only senior start in 1991, shot three sub-70 rounds and finished 12th at the First Development Kaanapali Classic.

Career Victories

Champions Tour
14 - 1992 Senior Players Championship, 1993 Muratec Reunion Pro-Am, Southwestern Bell Classic, Franklin Quest Championship, GTE Northwest Classic, The Transamerica, 1994 Nationwide Championship, Senior Players Championship, Burnet Senior Classic, 1995 GTE Suncoast Classic, Quicksilver Classic, 1996 U.S. Senior Open, First Of America Classic, 1997 Franklin Quest Championship.

PGA Tour
10 - 1967 Colonial National Invitation, Haig Scotch Foursome (with Laurie Hammer), 1968 Cleveland Open, Milwaukee Open, 1970 PGA Championship, 1971 Massachusetts Open, 1973 Milwaukee Open, 1974 Glen Campbell Los Angeles Open, Quad Cities, Sammy Davis Greater Hartford Open, 1976 PGA Championship.

Career Summary

1992 Champions Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 32; top-10 finishes - 14; scoring average 70.27 (ranked 5th); money $656,458 (ranked 7th); won, The Senior Players Championship. Was second in three events and third in two events.

1993 Champions Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 34; top-10 finishes - 22; scoring average 69.71 (ranked 2nd); money $1,175,944 (ranked 1st); winner Muratec Reunion, Southwestern Bell Classic, Franklin Quest Championship, GTE Northwest Classic and The Transamerica.

1994 Champions Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 32; top-10 finishes - 21; scoring average 69.41 (ranked 2nd); money $1,402,519 (ranked 1st); winner Nationwide Championship, Senior Players Championship, Burnet Senior Classic.

1995 Champions Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 34; top-10 finishes - 24; scoring average 69.85 (ranked 3rd); money $1,415,847 (ranked 3rd); winner, GTE Suncoast Classic, Quicksilver Classic.

1996 Champions Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 29; top-10 finishes - 17; scoring average 70.25 (ranked 4th); money $1,117,685 (ranked 5th); winner, U.S. Senior Open and First of America Classic.

1997 Champions Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 29; top-10 finishes - 9; scoring average 70.78 (ranked 10th); money $854,611 (ranked 10th); winner at Franklin Quest Championship.

1998 Champions Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 27; top-10 finishes - 16; scoring average 70.49 (ranked 4th); money $1,040,524 (ranked 10th); best finish 2nd, Royal Caribbean Classic and American Express Invitational.

1999 Champions Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 25; top-10 finishes - 2; scoring average 71.28 (ranked 33rd); money $428,234 (ranked 45th); best finish T2nd, Pacific Bell Senior Classic.

2000 Champions Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 25; top-10 finishes - 4; scoring average 70.93 (ranked 29th); money $513,640 (ranked 36th); best finish 2nd, Foremost Insurance Championship.

2001 Champions Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 24; top-10 finishes - 7; scoring average 71.51 (ranked 36th); money $522,444 (ranked 36th); best finish T4th, Toshiba Senior Classic.

2002 Champions Tour Summary
Tournaments entered - 26; top-10 finishes - 4; scoring average 71.00 (ranked 23rd); money $594,943 (ranked 34th); best finish, T-3rd Verizon Classic and Toshiba Senior Classic.

2003 Champions Tour Summary
Tournaments entered -20; top 10 finishes -3; stroke average 71.70 (ranked 51st); money $339,468 (ranked 47th); Best finish, T-8th Music City Championship at Gaylord Opryland & Farmers Charity Classic.

2004 Champions Tour Summary
tournaments entered - 21; top 10 finishes - 3; stroke average 71.53 (ranked 38th); money $440,423 (ranked 44th); Best finish, T-3rd Farmers Charity Classic.

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