Golf Memorial Tournament Championship

Memorial Tournament Past Winners

Past Champions in Memorial Golf Tournament

Year Player Country Score Margin
of Victory
Winner's
Share ($)
2015 David Lingmerth Sweden 273 (−15) Playoff 1,160,000
2014 Hideki Matsuyama Japan 275 (−13) Playoff 1,160,000
2013 Matt Kuchar USA 276 (−12) 2 strokes 1,160,000
2012 Tiger Woods (5) USA 279 (−9) 2 strokes 1,160,000
2011 Steve Stricker USA 272 (−16) 1 stroke 1,160,000
2010 Justin Rose England 270 (−18) 3 strokes 1,080,000
2009 Tiger Woods (4) USA 276 (−12) 1 stroke 1,080,000
2008 Kenny Perry (3) USA 280 (−8) 2 strokes 1,080,000
2007 K.J. Choi South Korea 271 (−17) 1 stroke 1,080,000
2006 Carl Pettersson Sweden 276 (−12) 2 strokes 1,035,000
2005 Bart Bryant USA 272 (−16) 1 stroke 990,000
2004 Ernie Els South Africa 270 (−18) 4 strokes 945,000
2003 Kenny Perry (2) USA 275 (−11) 2 strokes 900,000
2002 Jim Furyk USA 274 (−14) 2 strokes 810,000
2001 Tiger Woods (3) USA 271 (−17) 7 strokes 738,000
2000 Tiger Woods (2) USA 269 (−19) 5 strokes 558,000
1999 Tiger Woods USA 273 (−15) 2 strokes 459,000
1998 Fred Couples USA 271 (−17) 4 strokes 396,000
1997 Vijay Singh Fiji 202* (−14) 2 strokes 342,000
1996 Tom Watson (2) USA 274 (−14) 2 strokes 324,000
1995 Greg Norman (2) Australia 269 (−19) 4 strokes 306,000
1994 Tom Lehman USA 268 (−20) 5 strokes 270,000
1993 Paul Azinger USA 274 (−14) 1 stroke 252,000
1992 David Edwards USA 273 (−15) Playoff 234,000
1991 Kenny Perry USA 273 (−15) Playoff 216,000
1990 Greg Norman Australia 216* (E) 1 stroke 180,000
1989 Bob Tway USA 277 (−11) 2 strokes 160,000
1988 Curtis Strange USA 274 (−14) 2 strokes 160,000
1987 Don Pooley USA 272 (−16) 3 strokes 140,000
1986 Hal Sutton USA 271 (−17) 4 strokes 100,000
1985 Hale Irwin (2) USA 281 (−7) 1 stroke 100,000
1984 Jack Nicklaus (2) USA 280 (−8) Playoff 90,000
1983 Hale Irwin USA 281 (−7) 1 stroke 72,000
1982 Raymond Floyd USA 281 (−7) 2 strokes 63,000
1981 Keith Fergus USA 284 (−4) 1 stroke 63,000
1980 David Graham Australia 280 (−8) 1 stroke 54,000
1979 Tom Watson USA 285 (−3) 3 strokes 54,000
1978 Jim Simons USA 284 (−4) 1 stroke 50,000
1977 Jack Nicklaus USA 281 (−7) 2 strokes 45,000
1976 Roger Maltbie USA 288 (E) Playoff 40,000

Multiple Winners

  • 4 Wins
    • Tiger Woods: 1999, 2000, 2001, 2009, 2012
  • 3 Wins
    • Kenny Perry: 1991, 2003, 2008
  • 2 Wins
    • Jack Nicklaus: 1977, 1984
    • Hale Irwin: 1983, 1985
    • Greg Norman: 1990, 1995
    • Tom Watson: 1979, 1996