Search

TOP GOLF EVENTS

March 13, 1961
March 13, 1961

Table of Contents
March 13, 1961

Golf Events
Yesterday
The Big Fight
Royal Hunt
French Triumph
Hockey
Horse Racing
Basketball
Baseball
Acknowledgments
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
Pat On The Back

TOP GOLF EVENTS

Leading professional and amateur tournaments through May 21

AMATEUR

This is an article from the March 13, 1961 issue

MARCH 15-19
Men's Amateur International 4-Ball, Orange Brook Golf Club, Hollywood, Fla.

MARCH 22-26
Western Amateur, New Orleans Country Club, New Orleans.

MARCH 29-APRIL 1
National Intercollegiate Invitational, Pine Forest Country Club, Houston.

APRIL 3
Golf Writers' Championship, Dunes Golf and Beach Club, Myrtle Beach, S.C.

APRIL 17-22
North and South Women's Amateur, Pinehurst Country Club, Pinehurst, N.C.

APRIL 25-30
North and South Amateur, Pinehurst Country Club, Pinehurst, N.C.

PROFESSIONAL

MARCH 9-12
Pensacola Open Invitational, $20,000, Pensacola Country Club, Pensacola, Fla.

MARCH 9-12
Jamaica Open Invitational, $10,000, Caymanas Golf and Country Club, Kingston, Jamaica.

MARCH 10-12
LPGA Miami Open, $7,500, Springs Country Club, Miami.

MARCH 16-19
St. Petersburg Open Invitational, $20,000, Pasadena Golf Club, St. Petersburg, Fla.

MARCH 23-26
Sunshine Open Invitational, $30,000, Miami Springs Country Club, Miami and Bayshore Country Club, Miami Beach, Fla.

MARCH 31-APRIL 2
Azalea Invitational, $12,000, Cape Fear Country Club, Wilmington, N.C.

APRIL 6-9
The Masters, $20,000 minimum, Augusta National Golf Club, Augusta, Ga.

APRIL 13-16
LPGA Dallas Civitan Open, $10,000, Glen Lakes Country Club, Dallas.

APRIL 13-16
Greater Greensboro Open Invitational, $22,500, Sedgefield Country Club, Greensboro, N.C.

APRIL 20-23
Houston Classic, $40,000, Memorial Park Golf Club, Houston.

APRIL 27-30
LPGA Titleholders Championship, $6,500, Augusta Country Club, Augusta, Ga.

APRIL 27-30
Texas Open Invitational, $30,000, Oak Hills Country Club, San Antonio.

MAY 4-7
LPGA Betsy Rawls Peach Blossom Open, $6,500, Spartanburg Country Club, Spartanburg, S.C.

MAY 4-7
Waco Turner Open Invitational, $20,000, Turner Lodge and Country Club, Burneyville, Okla.

MAY 4-7
Tournament of Champions, $40,000 minimum, Desert Inn Country Club, Las Vegas, Nev.

MAY 11-14
Colonial National Invitational, $40,000, Colonial Country Club, Fort Worth.

MAY 18-21
Hot Springs Open Invitational, $20,000, Hot Springs Country Club, Hot Springs, Ark.

MAY 18-21
Sam Snead Festival, $10,000, The Greenbrier, White Sulphur Springs, W.Va.