1998 SCHEDULE

Dates
Tournament
Champion
Jan 3 - 4
Accenture World Championship of Golf
Grayhawk GC (Raptor), Scottsdale, Arizona 
Colin Montgomerie
Jan 7 - 11
Mercedes Championships
La Costa CC, Carlsbad, California  • Purse: $1,700,000
Phil Mickelson
$306,000
Jan 13 - 18
Bob Hope Chrysler Classic
Bermuda Dunes CC, Bermuda Dunes, California  • Purse: $2,300,000
Fred Couples
$414,000
Jan 21 - 25
Phoenix Open
TPC Scottsdale, Scottsdale, Arizona  • Purse: $2,500,000
Jesper Parnevik
$450,000
Jan 29 - Feb 1
AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am
Pebble Beach GL, Pebble Beach, California  • Purse: $2,500,000
Phil Mickelson
$450,000
Feb 5 - 8
Buick Invitational
Torrey Pines GC (North), San Diego, California  • Purse: $2,100,000
Scott Simpson
$378,000
Feb 11 - 15
United Airlines Hawaiian Open
Waialae CC, Honolulu, Hawaii  • Purse: $1,800,000
John Huston
$324,000
Feb 18 - 22
Tucson Chrysler Classic
Omni Tucson National Resort, Tucson, Arizona  • Purse: $2,000,000
David Duval
$360,000
Feb 25 - Mar 1
Nissan Open
Valencia CC, Valencia, California  • Purse: $2,100,000
Billy Mayfair
$378,000
Mar 4 - 8
Doral-Ryder Open
Doral CC (Blue), Miami, Florida  • Purse: $2,000,000
Michael Bradley
$360,000
Mar 11 - 15
Honda Classic
TPC Heron Bay, Coral Springs, Florida  • Purse: $1,800,000
Mark Calcavecchia
$324,000
Mar 18 - 22
Bay Hill Invitational
Bay Hill Club & Lodge, Orlando, Florida  • Purse: $2,000,000
Ernie Els
$360,000
Mar 25 - 29
THE PLAYERS Championship
TPC Sawgrass, Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida  • Purse: $4,000,000
Justin Leonard
$720,000
Apr 1 - 5
Freeport-McDermott Classic
English Turn G&CC, New Orleans, Louisiana  • Purse: $1,700,000
Lee Westwood
$306,000
Apr 8 - 12
Masters Tournament
Augusta National GC, Augusta, Georgia  • Purse: $3,000,000
Mark O'Meara
$576,000
Apr 15 - 19
MCI Classic
Harbour Town GL, Hilton Head, South Carolina  • Purse: $1,900,000
Davis Love III
$342,000
Apr 22 - 26
Greater Greensboro Chrysler Classic
Forest Oaks CC, Greensboro, North Carolina  • Purse: $2,200,000
Trevor Dodds
$396,000
Apr 29 - May 3
Shell Houston Open
TPC Woodlands, The Woodlands, Texas  • Purse: $2,000,000
David Duval
$360,000
May 6 - 10
BellSouth Classic
TPC Sugarloaf, Duluth, Georgia  • Purse: $1,800,000
Tiger Woods
$324,000
May 13 - 17
GTE Byron Nelson Golf Classic
TPC Four Seasons Resort, Irving, Texas  • Purse: $2,500,000
John Cook
$450,000
May 20 - 24
MasterCard Colonial
Colonial CC, Fort Worth, Texas  • Purse: $2,300,000
Tom Watson
$414,000
May 27 - 31
Memorial Tournament
Muirfield Village GC, Dublin, Ohio  • Purse: $2,200,000
Fred Couples
$396,000
Jun 3 - 7
Kemper Open
TPC Avenel, Potomac, Maryland  • Purse: $2,000,000
Stuart Appleby
$360,000
Jun 11 - 14
Buick Classic
Westchester CC, Harrison, New York  • Purse: $1,800,000
J.P. Hayes
$324,000
Jun 17 - 21
U.S. Open Championship
The Olympic Club, San Francisco, California  • Purse: $3,000,000
Lee Janzen
$535,000
Jun 24 - 28
Motorola Western Open
Cog Hill G&CC, Lemont, Illinois  • Purse: $2,200,000
Joe Durant
$396,000
Jul 1 - 5
Canon Greater Hartford Open
TPC River Highlands, Cromwell, Connecticut  • Purse: $2,000,000
Olin Browne
$360,000
Jul 8 - 12
Quad City Classic
Oakwood CC, Coal Valley, Illinois  • Purse: $1,550,000
Steve Jones
$279,000
Jul 15 - 19
Deposit Guaranty Golf Classic
Annandale GC, Madison, Mississippi  • Purse: $1,200,000
Fred Funk
$216,000
Jul 15 - 19
The Open Championship
Royal Birkdale GC, Wishaw, Sutton, Codfield,  England  • Purse: $2,824,876
Mark O'Meara
$493,500
Jul 22 - 26
CVS Charity Classic
Pleasant Valley CC, Sutton, Massachusetts  • Purse: $1,500,000
Steve Pate
$270,000
Jul 29 - Aug 2
FedEx St. Jude Classic
TPC Southwind, Memphis, Tennessee  • Purse: $1,800,000
Nick Price
$324,000
Aug 5 - 9
Buick Open
Warwick Hills G&CC, Grand Blanc, Michigan  • Purse: $1,800,000
Billy Mayfair
$324,000
Aug 12 - 16
PGA Championship
Sahalee CC, Sammamish, Washington  • Purse: $2,859,800
Vijay Singh
$540,000
Aug 19 - 23
Sprint International
Castle Pines GC, Castle Rock, Colorado  • Purse: $2,000,000
Vijay Singh
$360,000
Aug 26 - 30
NEC World Series of Golf
Firestone GC, Akron, Ohio  • Purse: $2,250,000
David Duval
$405,000
Aug 26 - 30
Greater Vancouver Open
Northview G&CC, ,    • Purse: $2,000,000
Brandel Chamblee
$360,000
Sep 2 - 6
Greater Milwaukee Open
Brown Deer Park GC, Milwaukee, Wisconsin  • Purse: $1,800,000
Jeff Sluman
$324,000
Sep 9 - 13
Bell Canadian Open
Glen Abbey GC, Oakville,Ontario,    • Purse: $2,200,000
Billy Andrade
$396,000
Sep 16 - 20
B.C. Open
En-Joie GC, Endicott, New York  • Purse: $1,500,000
Chris Perry
$270,000
Sep 23 - 27
Westin Texas Open
LaCantera GC (Resort), San Antonio, Texas  • Purse: $1,700,000
Hal Sutton
$306,000
Sep 30 - Oct 4
Buick Challenge
Callaway Gardens, ,    • Purse: $1,500,000
Steve Elkington
$270,000
Oct 7 - 11
Michelob Championship at Kingsmill
Kingsmill GC, Williamsburg, Virginia  • Purse: $1,900,000
David Duval
$342,000
Oct 13 - 18
Las Vegas Invitational
TPC Summerlin, Las Vegas, Nevada  • Purse: $2,000,000
Jim Furyk
$360,000
Oct 21 - 25
National Car Rental Golf Classic/Disney
Magnolia GC, Lake Buena Vista, Florida  • Purse: $2,000,000
John Huston
$360,000
Oct 28 - Nov 1
THE TOUR Championship
East Lake GC, Atlanta, Georgia  • Purse: $4,000,000
Hal Sutton
$720,000
Nov 4 - 8
Sarazen World Open Championship
The Legends at Chateau Elan, Braselton, Georgia  • Purse: $2,000,000
Dudley Hart
$360,000
Nov 12 - 15
Franklin Templeton Shark Shootout
Sherwood CC, Thousand Oaks, California  • Purse: $1,300,000
Steve Elkington, Greg Norman
$160,000
Nov 17 - 19
MasterCard PGA Grand Slam
Poipu Bay Resort, Kauai, Hawaii  • Purse: $1,000,000
Tiger Woods
$400,000
Nov 17 - 23
PGA TOUR Qualifying Tournament
PGA West (Weiskopf), La Quinta, California  • Purse: $1,200,000
Mike Weir
$50,000
Nov 18 - 22
The World Cup of Golf
Gulf Harour CC, Kapalua, Maui, Hawaii  • Purse: $1,500,000
Nick Faldo, David Carter
$200,000
Nov 27 - 29
Skins Game
Rancho La Quinta, Ranch La Quinta GC, California  • Purse: $600,000
Mark O'Meara
$430,000
Dec 2 - 6
JCPenney Classic
Innisbrook Resort, ,    • Purse: $875,000
Steve Pate
$218,750
Dec 12 - 13
Presidents Cup
Royal Melbourne GC, Melbourne, Victoria,  Australia 
Steve Elkington, Greg Norman, Naomichi Ozaki, Craig Parry, Ernie Els, Vijay Singh, Greg Turner, Frank Nobilo, Shigeki Maruyama, Carlos Franco, Stuart Appleby
Dec 19 - 20
Wendy's Three Tour Challenge
Rancho La Quinta, La Quinta, California  • Purse: $600,000
Jack Nicklaus, Tom Watson, Hale Irwin
$100,000