|2008 Fact Sheet|
WHEN: October 20-26, 2008
WHERE: Oak Hills Country Club, San Antonio, Texas
TITLE SPONSOR: AT&T
PRESENTING SPONSOR: Alcatel-Lucent
DEFENDING CHAMPION: John Cook
WINNING SCORE: 198 (-15)
PURSE: $1.65 million. Winner's share is $247,500.
HISTORY: This is the 24th annual event. Past winners include Craig Stadler, Lee Trevino, Larry Nelson, Dana Quigley, Mark McNulty, Jay Haas, Fred Funk and defending champion John Cook.
BENEFICIARIES: All proceeds from the Tournament will support AT&T Champions Charities.
HISTORY OF CONTRIBUTIONS: To date over $4.4 million has been raised for local charities by the tournament.
VOLUNTEERS: More than 850 people volunteer annually and contribute more than 13,500 hours.
TELEVISION: Tournament is shown on The Golf Channel on Friday-Sunday from 6:30pm-9:00pm CST.