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Encyclopedia > Mark Wiebe


Mark Wiebe (born September 13, 1957) is an American professional golfer who has played on the PGA Tour and the Nationwide Tour. September 13 is the 256th day of the year (257th in leap years). ... 1957 (MCMLVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... In golf the distinction between amateurs and professionals in rigorously maintained. ... The PGA Tour is an organization headquartered in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, USA that operates the USAs main professional golf tours for men. ... Golfs Nationwide Tour is the developmental tour for the U.S. based PGA Tour, and features professional golfers who have either failed to score well enough at that levels Qualifying School (the main tours qualifying tournament, popularly referred to as Q-School) to earn their PGA Tour...

Wiebe was born is Seaside, Oregon. He attended Palomar College from 19761977, then San Jose State University from 19781979, and was a member of the golf team at both institutions. While a student at Palomar, he was the individual medalist at the 1977 California Amateur Championship; and he holds the Palomar school record for low round at 6-under-par (66). [1] He turned pro in 1980 and joined the PGA Tour in 1983. Seaside is a city located in Clatsop County, Oregon. ... Palomar College is a community college with one campus and eight satellite centers in San Diego County, California. ... 1976 (MCMLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday. ... For the album by Ash, see 1977 (album). ... San Jose State University San José State University, commonly shortened to San Jose State and SJSU, is the oldest university in what became the California State University system. ... 1978 (MCMLXXVIII) was a common year starting on Sunday. ... This page refers to the year 1979. ... Greg Norman on the 18th tee at St Andrews. ... 1980 (MCMLXXX) was a leap year starting on Tuesday. ... 1983 (MCMLXXXIII) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Wiebe has about four dozen top-10 finishes in PGA Tour events including two wins. His first win came in 1985 at the Anheuser-Busch Golf Classic when he beat John Mahaffey with a birdie on the first extra hole in a sudden-death playoff. In 1986, he won the Hardee's Golf Classic and finished 25th on the final money list. Wiebe's best finish in a major was a T-12 at the 1989 PGA Championship. 1985 (MCMLXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... // John Drayton Mahaffey Jr. ... The John Deere Classic is an American professional golf event which is on the PGA TOUR schedule. ... The Major Championships, often referred to simply as the Majors are the four most prestigious annual tournaments in mens professional golf. ... 1989 (MCMLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Logo for the 2006 PGA 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...

Wiebe lives in Denver and is the father of three children. His son, Gunner, has competed in several amateur tournaments and aspires to be a professional golfer. Nickname: The Mile-High City Location of Denver in Colorado, USA Coordinates: Country United States State Colorado City-County Denver (coextensive) Founded November 22, 1858 Incorporated November 7, 1861 Mayor John Hickenlooper (D) Area    - City 401. ...

PGA Tour wins

The John Deere Classic is an American professional golf event which is on the PGA TOUR schedule. ...

Other regular career wins

  • 1989 Colorado Open

Amateur wins

  • 1977 California Amateur Championship


  1. ^ Biographical information from Commission on Athletics Community College League of California

External link

  • PGA TOUR bio page

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