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Scott Verplank (USA)
Scott Verplank
United States
July 09, 1964
Dallas, Texas
43
5-9
165
Edmond, Okla.
Oklahoma State
1986
U.S. OPEN 2008 SCORES
POSITION: T29STATUS: +8HOLE: F
ROUND:1234TOTAL
SCORES:72727474292
U.S. OPEN HISTORY
1985 (Oakland Hills)
16
R3-67 (1986 Shinnecock Hills); R2-67 (2003 Olympia Fields)
T7 (2007 Oakmont)
$538,601
8, 9, 10, 17
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PERSONAL NOTES

Winner of 1984 U.S. Amateur

Won 1984 Western Amateur and followed that by winning 1985 PGA Tour Western Open as an amateur

Captured 1986 NCAA Division I individual title for Oklahoma State

Dealt with several physical ailments, including diabetes and surgery in 1992 and '95 to correct soft tissue pinching in his elbow

Has also dealt with foot issues

Caddie is Scott Tway, the brother of PGA Tour winner and fellow Oklahoma State alum Bob Tway. Bob Tway will caddie for his son, Kevin, at the 2008 U.S. Open, so it will be a family affair.

Member of 1985 USA Walker Cup team

Member of 2002 and 2006 U.S. Ryder Cup teams, and 2005 and '07 President's Cup teams

Had emotional win at 2007 EDS Byron Nelson Championship as Verplank, like many players who grew up in Texas and especially the Dallas area, idolized the late Byron Nelson

Enjoys quail hunting and Oklahoma State football

STATISTICS

PGA TOUR
DATETOURNAMENT NAMEPOSROUNDSTOTAL
SCORE
TO
PAR
OFFICIAL
MONEY
1 2 3 4 5
1/06/08Mercedes-Benz ChampionshipT1873707271--286-6$86,000
1/20/08Bob Hope Chrysler ClassicT227065706871344-16$51,000
2/17/08Northern Trust OpenT568697170--278-6$235,600
2/24/08World Golf Championships-Accenture Match Play ChampionshipT33--------------$40,000
3/09/08PODS ChampionshipCUT7179------150+8--
3/16/08Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by MasterCardCUT7272------144+4--
3/23/08World Golf Championships-CA ChampionshipT4071707469--284-4$52,500
4/13/08Masters TournamentCUT7776------153+9--
4/20/08Verizon HeritageT5368717473--286+2$12,732
4/27/08EDS Byron Nelson ChampionshipT6172697375--289+9$13,888
5/11/08THE PLAYERS ChampionshipCUT7178------149+5--
5/25/08Crowne Plaza Invitational at ColonialCUT6974------143+3--
6/8/08Stanford St. Jude ChampionshipT871726768--278-2$174,000

Bold = scores par or better * = Unofficial Event
Events
Played
FinishFedExCup
1st2nd3rdTOP 10TOP 25Made CutCutWDMoneyPointsStanding
13------2485--$565,7212,59088th

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CUMULATIVE STATISTICS

* Calculated on holes #9 and #15
   Scott Verplank +8
    Scott Verplank  Field Average
Fairways Hit
 71.43%
 57.93%
*Avg. Driving Distance
 281.88
 290.64
Sand Saves
Greens Hit
Putts Per Hole


CHAMPIONSHIP RECAP

 EAGLESBIRDIESPARSBOGEYSDOUBLE BOGEYSOTHERS
Round 10312210
Round 2058410
Round 3047700
Round 4039600
Total015361920
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