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Justin Leonard (1972- ) is an American professional golfer. This list of golf players, known as golfers includes the most notable players of the sport, who are almost exclusively professionals in the sport. ...

Leonard attended the University of Texas and was the individual NCAA champion in 1994. As a professional he made his name by winning the 1997 Open, one of golf's four majors. As of May 2005 he had ten career wins on the PGA Tour. Apart from his British Open, his highest profile victory came at the 1998 Players Championship. The University of Texas System comprises fifteen educational institutions in Texas, of which nine are general academic universities, and six are health institutions. ... The NCAA Division I Mens Golf Championships, which is played in late May or early June, is the top annual competition in U.S. mens collegiate golf. ... The Champions Belt & The Claret Jug. ... The Major Championships, often referred to simply as the Majors are the four most prestigious annual tournaments in mens professional golf. ... Jump to: navigation, search The PGA Tour is an organization that is headquartered in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, USA. It operates the USAs main mens professional golf tours. ... The Players Championship can refer to several things: For the Players Championship in snooker, see Players Championship (snooker). ...

Leonard made the United States Ryder Cup team in 1997 and 1999. The Ryder Cup is a golf trophy contested biennially in an event officially called the Ryder Cup Matches by teams from Europe and the United States. ...

PGA Tour wins

Major championship shown in bold. The Champions Belt & The Claret Jug. ... Jump to: navigation, search 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... The Honda Classic is a PGA Tour golf tournament which is played each March in Florida. ... The Bob Hope Chrysler Classic is a major PGA charity golf tournament played each January in Californias Coachella Valley. ... The FedEx St. ...

National team appearances


Professional The Eisenhower Trophy is a biennial world amateur team golf championship for men organised by the International Golf Federation. ... The Walker Cup is a golf trophy contested biennially in odd numbered years between teams comprising the leading amateur golfers of the United States and Great Britain and Ireland (in political terms the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland). ...

Presidents Cup The Presidents Cup is a series of golf matches between teams of professional players representing the United States and the rest of the world less Europe, which competes against the U.S. in a similar but considerably older event, the Ryder Cup. ... The Ryder Cup is a golf trophy contested biennially in an event officially called the Ryder Cup Matches by teams from Europe and the United States. ... The Alfred Dunhill Cup was a team golf tournament which ran from 1985 to 2000. ... World Cup is the name of various high-profile international competitions in a variety of sports, particularly team sports. ...

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The 86th PGA Championship / News / Interviews / An Interview With: Justin Leonard (1538 words)
JUSTIN LEONARD: In regulation, I think I had about 204.
JUSTIN LEONARD: Well, I certainly, because I think at the time I had a one-shot lead and Vijay is obviously in trouble, he made bogey.
JUSTIN LEONARD: Yeah, I doubt that anybody would have thought that could happen on this golf course this week.
Justin Leonard began his career early as a competitive bodybuilder at age 12.
In addition to bodybuilding achievements, Leonard has also earned success as an accomplished author who writes and publishes several of the internet's most popular fitness articles and websites.
Leonard is a seasoned professional who understands the need for accuracy, timeliness, and deadlines.
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