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Nolan Jay Henke (born November 25, 1964) is an American professional golfer who has played on the PGA Tour and the Nationwide Tour. November 25 is the 329th (in leap years the 330th) day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1964 (MCMLXIV) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1964 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. ... The Nationwide Tour is the developmental tour for the 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) or who have done so but then failed to...


Henke was born in Battle Creek, Michigan. He attended Florida State University in Tallahassee, Florida and was a distinguished member of the golf team. During his years at Florida State, Henke won seven tournaments and was an All-American for 3 consecutive years: 19851987. [1] He turned pro and joined the PGA Tour in 1988. Battle Creek is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan, in northeast Calhoun County. ... Florida State University, is also commonly referred to as FSU or Florida State. ... Location Location in Leon County and the state of Florida. ... 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. ... This article is about the year. ... 1987 (MCMLXXXVII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1988 (MCMLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


In the early 1990s, Henke won three PGA Tour events. His first win came at the 1990 B.C. Open. His best year in professional golf was 1991, when he won the Phoenix Open, finished 5th on the money list, and had six top-10 finishes. His third win came in 1993 at the BellSouth Classic. [2] His best finish in a major has been a T-6 at both the 1992 Masters and the 1993 PGA Championship. Seinfeld was a pop cultural phenomenon during the 90s and became one of the most popular TV programs ever. ... The PGA Tour is an organization headquartered in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, USA that operates the USAs main professional golf tours for men. ... This article is about the year. ... The B.C. Open logo created by Johnny Hart. ... 1991 (MCMXCI) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Phoenix Open is a nationally televised golf tournament, a part of the PGA Tour, held at the Tournament Players Club (TPC) in Scottsdale, Arizona around the last weekend in January. ... 1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and marked the Beginning of the International Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination (1993-2003). ... The BellSouth Classic is a regular golf tournament on the PGA Tour. ... The Major Championships, often referred to simply as the Majors are the four most prestigious annual tournaments in mens professional golf. ... 1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday. ... The Masters is one of four Grand Slam golf tournaments. ... 1993 (MCMXCIII) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and marked the Beginning of the International Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination (1993-2003). ... 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...


As he passed into his late 30's and early 40's, Henke has had difficulty maintaining his Tour privileges, and has had to play some on the Nationwide Tour. His best finish in this venue is a T-4 at the 2002 Preferred Health Systems Wichita Open. The PGA Tour is an organization headquartered in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, USA that operates the USAs main professional golf tours for men. ... The Nationwide Tour is the developmental tour for the 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) or who have done so but then failed to...


Henke lives in Ft. Myers, Florida. Each year, he hosts a charity event in Ft. Myers to benefit Southwest Florida Children's Hospital and Hope Hospice House. He also teams with LPGA star of the 1940s-1960s Patty Berg to promote the development of young players by sponsoring the Nolan Henke/Patty Berg Jr. Masters. Cape Coral and Fort Myers (image bottom) from space, July 1997 Fort Myers is a city located in Lee County, Florida. ... LPGA stands for Ladies Professional Golf Association. ... // Events and trends World War II was a truly global conflict with many facets: immense human suffering, fierce indoctrination, and the use of new, extremely devastating weapons such as the atomic bomb. ... The outrageously crowded Woodstock festival epitomized the popular antiwar movement of the 60s. ... Patty Berg (born February 13, 1918) was a founder member and then leading player on the LPGA Tour during the 1940s, 1950s and 1960s. ...


PGA Tour wins

The B.C. Open logo created by Johnny Hart. ... The Phoenix Open is a nationally televised golf tournament, a part of the PGA Tour, held at the Tournament Players Club (TPC) in Scottsdale, Arizona around the last weekend in January. ... The BellSouth Classic is a regular golf tournament on the PGA Tour. ...

Other wins

  • 1986 Porter Cup
  • 1987 American Amateur, Monroe Invitational

Notes and References

  1. ^ Profile on Florida State Seminoles Official Athletic Site
  2. ^ Ibid.

External links

  • Profile on PGA Tour's official site

 
 

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