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Field Facts

Facts about the field for the 72nd Senior PGA Championship presented by KitchenAid as of May 25, 2011.

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Openings caused by the withdrawal or non-entry of any of the 35 club professionals will be filled exclusively from an alternate list determined at the 2010 Senior PGA Professional National Championship. All other openings in the field will be filled, in order, off of the 2011 Champions Tour money list through May 9, 2011, through position 99. If, and when, the next opening occurs, positions (i.e. 100 and forward) will be filled by alternating between the 2010 Senior PGA Professional National Championship alternate list and the 2011 Champions Tour Money List (through May 9) respectively.

Openings caused by the withdrawal or non-entry of any of the 35 club professionals will be filled exclusively from an alternate list determined at the 2010 Senior PGA Professional National Championship. All other openings in the field will be filled, in order, off of the 2011 Champions Tour money list through May 9, 2011, through position 99. If, and when, the next opening occurs, positions (i.e. 100 and forward) will be filled by alternating between the 2010 Senior PGA Professional National Championship alternate list and the 2011 Champions Tour Money List (through May 9) respectively.

MAJOR CHAMPIONS (21)
Mark Brooks (PGA Championship)
Mark Calcavecchia (British Open)
Hale Irwin (US Open)
Tom Kite (US Open)
Tom Lehman (British Open)
Sandy Lyle (The Masters, British Open)
Larry Mize (The Masters)
Larry Nelson (US Open, PGA Championship)
Andy North (US Open)
Mark O’Meara (The Masters, British Open)
Jerry Pate (US Open)
Corey Pavin (US Open)
Nick Price (British Open, PGA Championship)
Scott Simpson (US Open)
Jeff Sluman (PGA Championship)
Craig Stadler (The Masters)
Hal Sutton (PGA Championship)
Bob Tway (PGA Championship)
Tom Watson (The Masters, US Open, British Open)
Fuzzy Zoeller (The Masters, US Open)

THE MASTERS (6)
Sandy Lyle (1988)
Larry Mize (1987)
Mark O’Meara (1998)
Craig Stadler (1982)
Tom Watson (1977, 1981)
Fuzzy Zoeller (1979)

BRITISH OPEN (5)
Mark Calcavecchia (1989)
Sandy Lyle (1985)
Mark O’Meara (1998)
Nick Price (1994)
Tom Watson (1975, 1977, 1980, 1982, 1983)

US OPEN (9)
Hale Irwin (1974, 1979, 1990)
Tom Kite (1992)
Larry Nelson (1983)
Andy North (1978, 1985)
Jerry Pate (1976)
Corey Pavin (1995)
Scott Simpson (1987)
Tom Watson (1982)
Fuzzy Zoeller (1984)

PGA CHAMPIONSHIP (6)
Mark Brooks (1996)
Larry Nelson (1981, 1987)
Nick Price (1992, 1994)
Jeff Sluman (1988)
Hal Sutton (1983)
Bob Tway (1986)

SENIOR PGA CHAMPIONS (9)
Michael Allen (2009)
Jay Haas (2006, 2008)
Hale Irwin (1996, 1997, 1998, 2004)
John Jacobs (2003)
Tom Lehman (2010)
Mike Reid (2005)
Denis Watson (2007)
Tom Watson (2001)
Fuzzy Zoeller (2002)
RYDER CUP CAPTAINS (7)
Tom Kite (1997)
Tom Lehman (2006)
Corey Pavin (2010)
Hal Sutton (2004)
Tom Watson (1993)
Mark James (1999)
Sam Torrance (2002)

HALL OF FAME MEMBERS (5)
Hale Irwin (1992)
Tom Kite (2004)
Larry Nelson (2006)
Nick Price (2003)
Tom Watson (1988)

Countries Represented (15)
Argentina - 1
Australia – 4
Canada - 2
England – 8
France - 1
Ireland - 2
Japan – 6
Paraguay - 1
Scotland - 5
South Africa – 1
Spain - 1
Sweden – 1
Taiwan – 1
Thailand – 1
Zimbabwe - 1

States Represented (33)
Alabama – 1
Arizona – 8
California – 15
Colorado - 3
Florida – 25
Georgia - 4
Illinois – 4
Indiana – 1
Kansas - 2
Kentucky – 2
Louisiana - 1
Maryland – 1
Massachusetts – 1
Michigan – 2
Minnesota - 1
Mississippi – 1
Nebraska – 1
New Hampshire - 1
New Jersey – 1
New Mexico - 1
New York – 3
North Carolina – 1
Ohio - 3
Oklahoma - 7
Oregon – 2
Pennsylvania - 3
South Carolina – 2
Tennessee - 2
Texas – 12
Utah – 4
Virginia - 2
West Virginia - 1
Wisconsin - 1