"Andy, The magazine looks great - you've done a good job. Concise and to the point... Regards, Mel"

Mel Sole has 30 years experience teaching golf and is co-founder of Ritson-Sole Golf Schools, USA
www.ritson-sole.com

 

 

Other Golf News This Week

LPGA News

Michelob Ultra Open
Kingsmill Resort & Spa, Williamsburg, Virginia
May 6-9, 2004
Michelob Ultra Victory for Se Ri Pak
Se Ri Pak of Korea picked up her 22nd career title on Sunday after coming from four behind to beat joint overnight leader Lorena Ochoa (71) by 2 strokes with a 6 under par final round of 65. Cristie Kerr, who also shared the 54-hole lead could only manage a 75 to take a share of 6th place with Mi-Hyun Kim.

Juli Inkster put in a final round challenge of 67 to take a share of the runner up spot alongside Ochoa.

Annika Sorenstam finished in a share of eighth place, seven shots behind the winner.


Se Ri Pak (Getty Images)

Final Scores - Michelob Ultra Open - Par 71 - 6,285 yards (5,747 metres)

Pos

Name

Par

Rnd 1

Rnd 2

Rnd 3

Rnd 4

Total

1

Se Ri Pak

-9

70

71

69

65

275

T2

Juli Inkster

-7

68

71

71

67

277

T2

Lorena Ochoa

-7

70

68

68

71

277

T4

Hee-Won Han

-4

69

68

77

66

280

T4

Wendy Doolan

-4

73

65

72

70

280

T6

Mi-Hyun Kim

-3

69

70

73

69

281

T6

Cristie Kerr

-3

71

65

70

75

281

T8

Helen Alfredsson

-2

66

73

72

71

282

T8

Pat Hurst

-2

70

70

71

71

282

T8

Annika Sorenstam

-2

69

71

71

71

282

 

ADT Money List - May 10, 2004

Rank

Player

Earnings

1

Annika Sorenstam

$546,483

2

Grace Park

$538,725

3

Se Ri Pak

$477,886

4

Cristie Kerr

$444,281

5

Lorena Ochoa

$350,661

6

Mi-Hyun Kim

$331,772

7

Jennifer Rosales

$315,231

8

Jung Yeon Lee

$252,249

9

Juli Inkster

$233,285

10

Karen Stupples

$225,639

Full Scoreboard and Money List can be found at
www.lpga.com

 

Champions Tour News

FedEx Kinko's Classic
The Hills Country Club, Austin, Texas
May 7-9, 2004

Nelson wins Kinko's Classic


Larry Nelson
Library Photo - Getty Images

After five top-ten finishes in 2004 including twice as runner-up, Larry Nelson clinched his first Champions Tour title of the year at the Fedex Kinko's classic on Sunday and moved up to second place on the Money List. His bogey-free final round of 67 gave him a seven under par total of 209 for a one shot victory over Bruce Lietzke who had to settle for the runner-up spot for the second week in a row.

After carding the days best round of 65 for a 211 total, Bob Gilder took a share of third place with Morris Hatalsky and Wayne Levi. Current Money List leader, Gil Morgan tied for sixth place, his eighth top-ten finish from ten starts this year.

Final Scores - FedEx Kinko's Classic - Par 72 - 6,879 yards (6,290 metres)

Pos.

Name

To Par

Rnd 1

Rnd 2

Rnd 3

Total

1

Larry Nelson

-7

73

69

67

209

2

Bruce Lietzke

-6

69

72

69

210

T3

Bob Gilder

-5

70

76

65

211

T3

Morris Hatalsky

-5

71

69

71

211

T3

Wayne Levi

-5

70

69

72

211

T6

Gil Morgan

-4

76

69

67

212

T6

Jose Maria Canizares

-4

71

70

71

212

T6

Isao Aoki

-4

69

71

72

212

T9

Jay Sigel

-3

72

75

66

213

T9

Hajime Meshiai

-3

70

76

67

213

T9

Dave Stockton

-3

71

74

68

213

T9

D.A. Weibring

-3

69

73

71

213

T9

Tom Watson

-3

68

73

72

213

 

Champions Tour Money List - May 10, 2004

Rank

Last Week

Player

# of Events

Official Money

1

1

Gil Morgan

10

$871,291

2

5

Larry Nelson

10

$819,115

3

2

Bruce Fleisher

10

$752,895

4

3

Tom Purtzer

10

$655,935

5

4

Craig Stadler

8

$605,842

6

6

Hale Irwin

9

$577,702

7

7

Tom Jenkins

11

$550,713

8

8

Dana Quigley

11

$508,833

9

9

Fuzzy Zoeller

8

$486,773

10

13

Morris Hatalsky

10

$457,903

Full Scoreboard and Money List can be found at
www.pgatour.com

Ryder Cup Qualifying Standings

As at May 3, 2004 the qualifying players for the Ryder Cup Matches to be played in September are shown in the table below. For more information about Ryder Cup qualification visit these links:

European Team Qualification          USA Team Qualification

Europe

USA

Padraig HARRINGTON (Ire)

Tiger Woods

Darren CLARKE (N.Ire) Phil Mickelson

Miguel Angel JIM…NEZ (Sp)

Davis Love III

Fredrik JACOBSON (Swe)

Jim Furyk

Lee WESTWOOD (Eng)

Kenny Perry

Brian DAVIS (Eng)

Chad Campbell

Ian POULTER (Eng)

David Toms

RaphaŽl JACQUELIN (Fr)

Jerry Kelly

Paul CASEY (Eng)

Chris Riley

Carlos RODILES (Sp)

Jonathan Kaye

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