Valero Texas Open Past Champions

Valero Texas Open Past Champions

Valero Texas Open Golf Tournament 2015

Year Player Country Score To par 1st Prize ($) Purse ($)
Valero Texas Open
2015 Jimmy Walker United States 277 -11 1,116,000 6,200,000
2014 Steven Bowditch Australia 280 -8 1,116,000 6,200,000
2013 Martin Laird Scotland 274 -14 1,116,000 6,200,000
2012 Ben Curtis United States 280 -8 1,116,000 6,200,000
2011 Brendan Steele United States 280 -8 1,116,000 6,200,000
2010 Adam Scott  Australia 274 -14 1,098,000 6,100,000
2009 Zach Johnson United States 265* -15 1,098,000 6,100,000
2008 Zach Johnson United States 261 -19 810,000 4,500,000
2007 Justin Leonard United States 261* -19 810,000 4,500,000
2006 Eric Axley United States 265 -15 720,000 4,000,000
2005 Robert Gamez United States 262 -18 630,000 3,500,000
2004 Bart Bryant United States 261 -19 630,000 3,500,000
2003 Tommy Armour III United States 254 -26 630,000 3,500,000
2002 Loren Roberts United States 261 -19 630,000 3,500,000
Texas Open at La Cantera
2001 Justin Leonard United States 266 -18 540,000 3,000,000
Westin Texas Open at La Cantera
2000 Justin Leonard United States 261 -19 468,000 2,600,000
Westin Texas Open
1999 Duffy Waldorf United States 270* -18 360,000 2,000,000
1998 Hal Sutton United States 270 -18 306,000 1,700,000
La Cantera Texas Open
1997 Tim Herron United States 271 -17 252,000 1,400,000
1996 David Ogrin United States 275 -13 216,000 1,200,000
1995 Duffy Waldorf United States 268 -20 198,000 1,100,000
Texas Open
1994 Bob Estes United States 265 -19 180,000 1,000,000
H.E.B. Texas Open
1993 Jay Haas United States 263* -21 180,000 1,000,000
1992 Nick Price  Zimbabwe 263* -25 162,000 900,000
1991 Blaine McCallister United States 269* -11 162,000 900,000
1990 Mark O'Meara United States 261 -19 144,000 800,000
Texas Open
1989 Donnie Hammond United States 258 -22 108,000 600,000
1988 Corey Pavin United States 259 -21 108,000 600,000
1987 No tournament
Vantage Championship
1986 Ben Crenshaw United States 196^ -14 180,000 1,000,000
Texas Open
1985 John Mahaffey United States 268* -12 63,000 350,000
1984 Calvin Peete United States 266 -14 63,000 350,000
1983 Jim Colbert United States 261 -19 54,000 300,000
1982 Jay Haas United States 262 -18 45,000 250,000
1981 Bill Rogers United States 266* -14 45,000 250,000
San Antonio Texas Open
1980 Lee Trevino United States 265 -15 45,000 250,000
1979 Lou Graham United States 268 -12 45,000 250,000
1978 Ron Streck United States 265 -15 40,000 200,000
1977 Hale Irwin United States 266 -14 30,000 150,000
1976 Butch Baird United States 273* -15 25,000 125,000
1975 Don January United States 275* -13 25,000 125,000
1974 Terry Diehl United States 269 -19 25,000 125,000
1973 Ben Crenshaw United States 270 -14 25,000 125,000
1972 Mike Hill United States 273 -15 25,000 125,000
1971 No tournament
San Antonio Open Invitational
1970 Ron Cerrudo United States 273 -7 20,000 100,000
Texas Open Invitational
1969 Deane Beman United States 274* -10 20,000 100,000
1968 No tournament – club hosted 1968 PGA Championship
1967 Chi-Chi Rodríguez  Puerto Rico 277 -7 20,000 100,000
1966 Harold Henning  South Africa 272 -8 13,000 80,000
1965 Frank Beard United States 270 -10 7,500 50,000
1964 Bruce Crampton  Australia 273 -7 5,800 40,000
1963 Phil Rodgers United States 268 -12 4,300 30,000
1962 Arnold Palmer United States 273 -7 4,300 30,000
1961 Arnold Palmer United States 270 -10 4,300 30,000
1960 Arnold Palmer United States 276 -12 2,800 20,000
1959 Wes Ellis United States 276 -8 2,800 20,000
1958 Bill Johnston United States 274 -10 2,000 15,000
1957 Jay Hebert United States 271 -13 2,800 20,000
1956 Gene Littler United States 276 -12 3,750 20,000
Texas Open
1955 Mike Souchak United States 257 -27 2,200 12,500
1954 Chandler Harper United States 259 -25 2,200 12,500
1953 Tony Holguin United States 264 -20 2,000 10,000
1952 Jack Burke, Jr. United States 260 -24 2,000 10,000
1951 E.J. "Dutch" Harrison United States 265* -19 2,000 10,000
1950 Sam Snead United States 265 -19 2,000 10,000
1949 Dave Douglas United States 268 -16 2,000 10,000
1948 Sam Snead United States 264 -20 2,000 10,000
San Antonio Texas Open
1947 Ed Oliver United States 265 -19 2,000 10,000
1946 Ben Hogan United States 264 -20 1,500 7,500
Texas Open
1945 Sammy Byrd United States 268 -16 1,000 5,000
1944 Johnny Revolta United States 273 -11 1,000 5,000
1943 No tournament due to World War II
1942 Chick Harbert United States 272* -12 1,000 5,000
1941 Lawson Little United States 273 -11 1,200 5,000
1940 Byron Nelson United States 271* -13 1,500 5,000
1939 E.J. "Dutch" Harrison United States 271 -13 1,250 5,000
1935–38 No tournament
1934 Wiffy Cox United States 283 -5 750 2,500
1932 Clarence Clark United States 287 +3 600 2,500
1931 Abe Espinosa United States 281 -3 1,500 6,000
1930 Denny Shute United States 277 -7 1,500 7,500
1929 Bill Mehlhorn United States 277 -7 1,500 6,500
1928 Bill Mehlhorn United States 297 +13 1,500 6,500
1927 Bobby Cruickshank  Scotland 292 +8 1,500 10,000
1926 Macdonald Smith  Scotland 288 +4 1,500 8,000
1925 Joe Turnesa United States 284 E 1,500 6,000
1924 Joe Kirkwood, Sr.  Australia 279   1,500 6,000
1923 Walter Hagen United States 279*   1,500 6,000
1922 Robert MacDonald   281   1,500 5,000

Valero Texas Open Multiple Winners

  • 3 wins
    • Arnold Palmer: 1960, 1961, 1962
    • Justin Leonard: 2000, 2001, 2007
  • 2 wins
    • Bill Mehlhorn: 1928, 1929
    • Sam Snead: 1948, 1950
    • E.J. "Dutch" Harrison: 1939, 1951
    • Ben Crenshaw: 1973, 1986
    • Jay Haas: 1982, 1993
    • Zach Johnson: 2008, 2009