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Jim Furyk (USA)
Jim Furyk
United States
May 12, 1970
West Chester, Pa.
38
6-2
185
Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
Arizona
1992
U.S. OPEN 2008 SCORES
POSITION: T36STATUS: +9HOLE: F
ROUND:1234TOTAL
SCORES:74717375293
U.S. OPEN HISTORY
1994 (Oakmont)
13
R2-66 (2003 Olympia Fields)
1 (2003 Olympia Fields)
$2,559,588
1, 8, 9, 10, 17
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PERSONAL NOTES

Father, Mike, has been only swing coach. Mike got Jim to start putting cross-handed at age 7 on the advice of Arnold Palmer and Gary Player, and Furyk is considered to have one of the best putting strokes on PGA Tour

Possesses unorthodox swing, a move that Furyk describes as natural and athletic

Member of 1997, '99, 2002, '04 and '06 U.S. Ryder Cup teams

Member of 1998, 2000, '03, '05 and '07 U.S. President's Cup teams

Set PGA Tour record for most money earned without a victory in 1997 ($1.6 million). Chris DiMarco has since broken the mark in 2005 at $3,562,548

Helped Arizona win NCAA Division I team title in 1992

Met wife, Tabitha, while playing Memorial Tournament outside of Columbus, Ohio

Has missed only one cut in 13 previous U.S. Open appearances

STATISTICS

PGA TOUR
DATETOURNAMENT NAMEPOSROUNDSTOTAL
SCORE
TO
PAR
OFFICIAL
MONEY
1 2 3 4 5
1/06/08Mercedes-Benz ChampionshipT574706668--278-14$218,000
1/13/08Sony Open in HawaiiT2068706969--276-4$59,572
1/27/08Buick InvitationalT3773687376--290+2$22,360
2/10/08AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-AmT1471756771--284-4$87,360
2/17/08Northern Trust OpenCUT7673------149+7--
2/24/08World Golf Championships-Accenture Match Play ChampionshipT33--------------$40,000
3/16/08Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by MasterCardT3167677373--280E$31,513
3/23/08World Golf Championships-CA ChampionshipT269716468--272-16$530,000
3/30/08Zurich Classic of New OrleansCUT7574------149+5--
4/13/08Masters TournamentT3370737377--293+5$42,375
4/20/08Verizon Heritage468686869--273-11$264,000
5/04/08Wachovia Championship771677172--281-7$214,400
5/11/08THE PLAYERS ChampionshipT2774727176--293+5$67,450
5/25/08Crowne Plaza Invitational at ColonialCUT7174------145+5--
6/1/08Memorial TournamentT3971747375293+5$24,000

Bold = scores par or better * = Unofficial Event
Events
Played
FinishFedExCup
1st2nd3rdTOP 10TOP 25Made CutCutWDMoneyPointsStanding
15--1--46123--$1,601,0306,33221st


CUMULATIVE STATISTICS

* Calculated on holes #9 and #15
   Jim Furyk +9
    Jim Furyk  Field Average
Fairways Hit
 58.93%
 57.93%
*Avg. Driving Distance
 287.25
 290.64
Sand Saves
Greens Hit
Putts Per Hole


CHAMPIONSHIP RECAP

 EAGLESBIRDIESPARSBOGEYSDOUBLE BOGEYSOTHERS
Round 10212310
Round 20116100
Round 30114300
Round 4047610
Total08491320
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