Double Eagle Club

DEC's Facts & Records

~ Interesting Club Facts and Records ~

Last updated on November 30,  2013 

 

Club Member Demographics:

Current total members:  1,333      Amateurs - 928      Professionals - 405

Amateur golfers - casual play:  708      Men - 691      Women - 17

Amateur golfers - tournament play:  220      Men - 211      Women - 19

Professional golfers - casual play:  25      Men - 24      Women - 1    

Professional golfers - tournament play:  380      Men - 347      Women - 33     

     Asian Tour - 11                  Champions Tour - 59           Web.com (Nationwide) Tour - 68

     Australian Tour - 16            European Tour - 67            PGA Tour - 71

     Japan Golf Tour - 27           Lady Tours - 33                  Sunshine Tour - 27

                 

Double Eagles scored in Majors ~ Women:

de Maurier Classic:  

1978     Sandra Post                     St. George’s Golf Club

1993     Dawn Coe-Jones             London Hunt & Country Club

 

Women’s British Open Championship:

1999     Sophie Gustafson            Woburn Golf & Country Club

2002     Asa Gottmo                    Turnberry Golf & Country Club

2004     Karen Stupples               Sunningdale Golf Club

 

Double Eagles scored in Majors ~ Men:

British Open Championship:

1870     Tom Morris, Jr.               Prestwick Golf Club

1972     Johnny Miller                   Muirfield Golf Club

2000     Manny Zerman                St. Andrews Golf Club

2001     Jeff Maggert                    Royal Lytham & St. Annes

2001     Greg Owen                     Royal Lytham & St. Annes

2004     Gary Evans                     Royal Troon Golf Club

2009     Paul Lawrie                    Turnberry Golf & Country Club

 

United States Open Championship:

1985     Tze-Chung Chen             Oakland Hills Country Club

2010     Shaun Micheel                 Pebble Beach Golf Links
2012     Nick Watney                    The Olympic Club

 

The Masters:

1935     Gene Sarazen                  Augusta National Golf Club   

1975     Bruce Devlin                   Augusta National Golf Club

1994     Jeff Maggert                    Augusta National Golf Club
2012     Louis Oosthuizen             Auguata National Golf Club

 

PGA Championship:

1993     Darrell Kestner                Inverness Club

1995     Per-Ulrik Johansson        Riviera Country Club

2006    Joey Sindelar                    Medinah Country Club

 

Double Eagles scored in Majors ~ Champions:

United States Senior Open Championship:

2005     Bruce Lietzke                  NCR Country Club

 

The Tradition:

1996     Jack Nicklaus                  Desert Mountain Golf Club

2005     Howard Twitty                The Reserve Vineyards & Golf Club

 

Double Eagles scored in more than one Major:

Jeff Maggert    1994 Masters,  510 yards,  13th hole.

                       2001 British Open Championship,  494 yards,  6th hole

 

Longest double eagle scored during tournament play:

Andy Bean    1991 Kapalua International,  663 yards,  18th hole.


Longest scored in a Major:

Johnny Miller    1972 British Open Championship,  585 yards,  5th hole.

 

Double Eagle scored in more than one Major:

Jeff Maggert    1994 Masters,  510 yards,  13th hole

                       2001 British Open Championship,  494 yards,  6th hole

 

Professional golfers with multiple double eagles:

Australian Tour                          Nathan Green - 2,  David Smail - 2

Canadian Tour                           Murray Irwin “Moe” Norman - 9

Japan Tour                                Kikuo Arai - 2,  Toshimitsu Izawa - 2

LPGA Tour                               Dawn Coe-Jones - 2,  Sherri Turner - 2

Women (various tours)              Nikki Garrett - 2

Nationwide Tour                       Steve Brodie - 2

PGA Tour                                 Tim Petrovic - 3,  John Daly - 2,  Mancil Davis - 2

                                                 Jim Gallagher, Jr. - 2,  Jeff Maggert - 2

Champions Tour                        Jack Nicklaus - 3,  Al Geiberger - 3,  Jim Booros - 2,

                                                 John Cook - 2,  Rod Curl - 2,  Bruce Lietzke - 2,

                                                 Bob Murphy - 2,  Dick Rhyan - 2,  Ben Smith - 2

European Tour                          Anders Forsbrand - 3,  Graeme McDowell - 3

                                                 Jose Maria Canizares - 2,  Colin Montgomerie - 2

Sunshine Tour                           James Kingston - 3,  Trevor Fisher, Jr. - 2

 

Amateur golfers with multiple double eagles:

Tournament play                       Marty West - 2

Casual play                               Patrick Christovich - 2, John Cook - 2, Tom Delmar - 2,
                                                Curt Locker - 3, Harvey Jacobson - 2, Mark Jargren - 2, 
                                                Norman Manley - 2, Greg McCall - 2, Oscar McCash - 2,
                                                Craig Swensen - 2