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Encyclopedia > Jim Dent

Jim Dent (born May 9, 1939) is an American professional golfer. May 9 is the 129th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (130th in leap years). ... Golfer after swing. ...

He was born in the golf mecca of Augusta, Georgia, home of the Masters Tournament, though as an African American he wouldn't have been allowed onto the Augusta National course at the time, except as a caddie. He caddied both at Augusta National and at Augusta Country Club as a boy. Nickname: The Garden City (of the South), Masters City, The AUG Motto: We Feel Good Location Location of the consolidated areas of Augusta and Richmond County in the state of Georgia. ... The Masters is one of four major championships in mens golf. ... Augusta National Golf Club, a private golf club in Augusta, Georgia, is one of the most famous and exclusive golf clubs in North America. ... In golf, caddy (or caddie) is the person who carries a players bag, and gives insightful advice and moral support. ...

Doyle turned pro in 1966. During his regular (under 50) career he was Florida PGA Champion three times. However he is mainly notable for his success on the Senior PGA Tour, where he won eleven tournaments between 1989 and 1998. 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. ...

Professional wins

Regular (under 50) tournaments

  • 1976 Florida PGA Championship
  • 1977 Florida PGA Championship
  • 1978 Florida PGA Championship
  • 1983 Michelob-Chattanooga Gold Club Classic

Champions Tour

  • 1989 MONY Syracuse Senior Classic, Newport Cup
  • 1990 Vantage At The Dominion, MONY Syracuse Senior Classic, Kroger Senior Classic, Crestar Classic
  • 1992 Newport Cup
  • 1994 Bruno's Memorial Classic
  • 1995 BellSouth Senior Classic at Opryland
  • 1996 Bank of Boston Senior Classic
  • 1997 The Home Depot Invitational
  • 1998 The Home Depot Invitational

External links

  • pgatour.com profile



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