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Encyclopedia > Al Geiberger

Al Geiberger (born September 1, 1937 in Red Bluff, California, USA) is an American golfer. He attended the University of Southern California and turned professional in 1959. Red Bluff is the county seat of Tehama County, California. ... Golf (gowf in Scots) is a sport where individual players or teams hit a ball into a hole using various clubs, and is one of the few ball games that does not use a fixed standard playing area. ... The University of Southern California (also known as USC, SC, Southern California and Southern Cal), Californias oldest private research university, is located in the urban center of Los Angeles, California. ...


Geiberger won eleven times on the PGA Tour, including one major championship, the 1966 PGA Championship. As a senior he won ten times on the Senior PGA Tour. The PGA Tour is an organization that is headquartered in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, USA, just south of Jacksonville. ... The Major Championships, often referred to simply as the Majors are the four most prestigious annual golf tournaments in mens professional golf. ... // The PGA Championship is an annual golf tournament, conducted by the Professional Golfers Association of America as part of the PGA TOUR. The PGA Championship is one of the four Major Championships in mens golf, and it is the golf seasons final major, being played in August. ... The Champions Tour, a golf tour run by the PGA TOUR, hosts 30 events annually in the United States and Canada for golfers 50 and older. ...


Geiberger's son Brent has also won on the PGA Tour.


Professional wins

PGA Tour

Geiberger's major championship shown in bold. // The PGA Championship is an annual golf tournament, conducted by the Professional Golfers Association of America as part of the PGA TOUR. The PGA Championship is one of the four Major Championships in mens golf, and it is the golf seasons final major, being played in August. ... The Mercedes Championships (the pluralisation is official) is the opening event of golfs PGA Tour season. ... THE PLAYERS Championship is a prestigious annual golf tournament for professional male golfers which takes place every March on the PGA TOUR. The event was founded in 1974 as the Tournament Players Championship, played at Sawgrass Country Clubs Oceanside Course (a combination of the East and West 9-hole... The Western Open is the second oldest professional golf tournament in the United States after the U.S. Open. ... The FedEx St. ...


Other regular career wins

  • 1961 Utah Open
  • 1962 Caracas Open
  • 1982 Frontier Airlines Open
  • 1985 Colorado Open

Champions Tour

  • 1987 Vantage Championship, Hilton Head Seniors International, Las Vegas Senior Classic
  • 1988 The Pointe/Del E Webb Arizona Classic
  • 1989 GTE Northwest Classic
  • 1991 Kroger Senior Classic
  • 1992 Infiniti Senior Tournament of Champions
  • 1993 Infiniti Senior Tournament of Champions, GTE West Classic
  • 1996 Greater Naples IntelliNet Challenge

Other senior wins

  • 1989 Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf (with Harold Henning)

External links

  • Profile on the PGA Tour's official site

 
 

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