News Sentinel Open Golf 2015

Knoxville News Sentinel Open is a part of Web.com tour presented by Pilot which is played annually at the Fox Den Country Club in Knoxville Tennessee. The News Sentinel Open Golf tournament is held in the duration of 17th August to 23rd of August with the tournaments play begins from 20th August.

The purse in the News Sentinel Open tournament is $550,000 with a winner's purse in News Sentinel Open of $99,000. Martin Piller will be defending his championship title for the year 2015.

The title Sponsors of the News Sentinel Open Golf are Pilot, Flying and Knoxville News Sentinel. The other sponsors of the tournament are Aqua Chem, Tennova, Food City, Regal Entertainment Group, Cadillac, Pepsi, Convenam, Flemmings, Heinekens and Lakewood Capital Group.

2015 Schedule

Thursday Aug 20 - Sunday Aug 23, 2015

Place:Fox Den CC, Knoxville, TN

2015 Schedule of Events

Thursday, August 13

Volunteer Orientation 6pm

Sunday, August 16

Food City Kid’s Clinic 1-3pm

Monday, August 17

Summit Medical Group Pro-Am

Tuesday, August 18

East TN Children’s Hospital Visit 230-430pm
South College Shoot Out 5:30pm-7pm

Wednesday, August 19

Calhoun’s Pro-Am Classic

Thursday, August 20

Tournament Play
Live Radio Broadcast 6-10am
News Sentinel Live Radio broadcast 10am-12pm
Knoxville Area Chamber Function (News Sentinel After Hours) 430-7pm

Friday, August 21

Tournament Play
Live Radio Broadcast 6-10 am
News Sentinel Live Radio broadcast 10am-12pm
FDCC Member Party 6-9 pm

Saturday, August 22

Tournament Play

Sunday, August 23

Tournament Play

2015 Prize Money

  • Purse :$550,000
  • Winning Share : $99,000

2015 Tickets

Thursday 20th Aug 2015

Ticket Type Sales End Price
Daily General Admission 1 min before event ends $10.00
Weekly General Admission 1 min before event ends $25.00
Calhoun's BBQ Shack at the Heineken House 1 min before event ends $75.00
Copper Cellar 19th Hole Pass 1 hour before event starts $125.00

Friday 21st Aug 2015

Ticket Type Sales End Price
Daily General Admission 1 min before event ends $10.00
Weekly General Admission 1 min before event ends $25.00
Calhoun's BBQ Shack at the Heineken House 1 min before event ends $75.00
Copper Cellar 19th Hole Pass 1 hour before event starts $125.00

Saturday 22nd Aug 2015

Ticket Type Sales End Price
Daily General Admission 1 min before event ends $10.00
Weekly General Admission 1 min before event ends $25.00
Calhoun's BBQ Shack at the Heineken House 1 min before event ends $75.00
Copper Cellar 19th Hole Pass 1 hour before event starts $125.00

Sunday 23rd Aug 2015

Ticket Type Sales End Price
Daily General Admission 1 min before event ends $10.00
Weekly General Admission 1 min before event ends $25.00
Calhoun's BBQ Shack at the Heineken House 1 min before event ends $75.00
Copper Cellar 19th Hole Pass 1 min before event ends $125.00

2015 Leaderboard

    Rounds        
Pos Name 1 2 3 4 Today Total Strokes Purse
1 Patton Kizzire 68 68 64 64 -7 -20 264 $99,000
T2 Si Woo Kim 66 68 68 66 -5 -16 268 $48,400
T2 Brad Fritsch 69 68 64 67 -4 -16 268 $48,400
T4 Jeff Curl 66 67 68 68 -3 -15 269 $20,735
T4 Scott Harrington 68 66 67 68 -3 -15 269 $20,735
T4 D.H. Lee 64 67 69 69 -2 -15 269 $20,735
T4 Steve Allan 67 69 63 70 -1 -15 269 $20,735
T4 Matt Fast 64 66 68 71 E -15 269 $20,735
T9 Julian Etulain 70 67 69 64 -7 -14 270 $14,300
T9 Bronson Burgoon 68 70 67 65 -6 -14 270 $14,300
T9 Michael Hebert 69 67 68 66 -5 -14 270 $14,300
T9 Tag Ridings 64 68 69 69 -2 -14 270 $14,300
T13 Dominic Bozzelli 71 67 70 63 -8 -13 271 $10,010
T13 Curtis Thompson 71 67 67 66 -5 -13 271 $10,010
T13 Rob Oppenheim 68 67 67 69 -2 -13 271 $10,010
T13 Corey Conners 69 66 67 69 -2 -13 271 $10,010
T13 Richy Werenski 67 71 63 70 -1 -13 271 $10,010
T18 Harold Varner III 69 62 72 70 -1 -11 273 $7,700
T18 Todd Baek 70 67 66 70 -1 -11 273 $7,700
T18 Dicky Pride 64 71 67 71 E -11 273 $7,700
T21 Justin Hicks 69 69 68 68 -3 -10 274 $5,720
T21 Dawie Van Der Walt 64 67 74 69 -2 -10 274 $5,720
T21 Brad Hopfinger 67 71 67 69 -2 -10 274 $5,720
T21 Greg Eason 67 64 71 72 1 -10 274 $5,720
T21 Nathan Tyler 72 65 65 72 1 -10 274 $5,720
T26 Lucas Lee 68 68 71 68 -3 -9 275 $3,911
T26 Hunter Hamrick 72 66 68 69 -2 -9 275 $3,911
T26 Kevin Tway 68 67 70 70 -1 -9 275 $3,911
T26 Richard H. Lee 67 68 70 70 -1 -9 275 $3,911
T26 Craig Barlow 66 67 69 73 2 -9 275 $3,911
T26 Brad Elder 63 71 67 74 3 -9 275 $3,911
T26 Kyle Thompson 64 72 65 74 3 -9 275 $3,911
T26 Matt Davidson 68 65 67 75 4 -9 275 $3,911
T34 Adam Crawford 70 66 71 69 -2 -8 276 $3,011
T34 Scott Parel 69 68 69 70 -1 -8 276 $3,011
T34 Bryden MacPherson 69 64 71 72 1 -8 276 $3,011
T34 Peter Malnati 67 66 71 72 1 -8 276 $3,011
T38 Vince India 67 69 71 70 -1 -7 277 $2,482
T38 Darron Stiles 69 68 69 71 E -7 277 $2,482
T38 Roland Thatcher 71 67 65 74 3 -7 277 $2,482
T38 Aron Price 67 68 67 75 4 -7 277 $2,482
T42 Zack Fischer 67 66 75 70 -1 -6 278 $1,827
T42 James Nitties 66 71 71 70 -1 -6 278 $1,827
T42 Sebastian Cappelen 73 65 70 70 -1 -6 278 $1,827
T42 Tim Herron 69 66 72 71 E -6 278 $1,827
T42 Michael Kim 66 71 70 71 E -6 278 $1,827
T42 Mark Silvers 70 68 69 71 E -6 278 $1,827
T42 Andy Pope 69 66 71 72 1 -6 278 $1,827
T42 Jorge Fernandez Valde 69 68 68 73 2 -6 278 $1,827
T42 Xander Schauffele 66 71 67 74 3 -6 278 $1,827
51 Jason Allred 66 72 68 73 2 -5 279 $1,568
T52 Brett Drewitt 67 69 75 69 -2 -4 280 $1,507
T52 Tommy Gainey 68 69 72 71 E -4 280 $1,507
T52 James Driscoll 68 68 71 73 2 -4 280 $1,507
T52 Casey Wittenberg 69 68 70 73 2 -4 280 $1,507
T52 Kent Bulle 68 66 72 74 3 -4 280 $1,507
T57 Bronson La'Cassie 71 67 72 71 E -3 281 $1,452
T57 Justin Hueber 66 72 71 72 1 -3 281 $1,452
T57 Ryan Spears 70 68 70 73 2 -3 281 $1,452
T60 Steve Marino 70 68 74 70 -1 -2 282 $1,419
T60 Troy Matteson 67 71 70 74 3 -2 282 $1,419
T60 Ryan Yip 69 67 70 76 5 -2 282 $1,419
63 Tyler McCumber 69 68 75 71 E -1 283 $1,397
64 Drew Scott 70 68 70 76 5 E 284 $1,386
65 Kelly Kraft 68 68 74 75 4 1 285 $1,375

2015 Course

  • Championship yardage : 7,071
  • Grasses: Tees and fairways - Bermuda
  • Grasses: Greens - A1 Bentgrass
  • Average tee size : 1,500 square feet
  • Average green size : 10,316 square feet
  • Acres of fairway : 35
  • Acres of rough : 55
  • Sand bunkers : 50
  • Water hazards : 5 ponds
  • Course record : 63
Hole Par Yards Hole Par Yards
1 4 482 10 5 561
2 3 193 11 4 413
3 4 409 12 4 373
4 4 436 13 3 166
5 5 533 14 4 368
6 3 198 15 4 427
7 4 422 16 3 214
8 4 400 17 4 458
9 4 421 18 5 597

2015 Field / Players List

Player Names
Aldridge, Tyler Etulain, Julian Li, Hao Tong Rollins, John
Allan, Steve Fast, Matt Lickliter II, Frank Schneider, Brad
Allred, Jason Fernandez-Valdes, Jorge Lindheim, Nicholas Schnell, Brady
Ancer, Abraham Fischer, Zack List, Luke Scott, Drew
Aragon, Alex Flanagan, Nick Loar, Edward Silvers, Mark
Arnaud, Michael Foley, Kevin Long, Adam Spears, Ryan
Baek, Todd Fritsch, Brad Loupe, Andrew Stegmaier, Brett
Barlow, Craig Gainey, Tommy Love, Sam Stiles, Darron
Barnes, Erik Gibson, Rhein Mackenzie, Brock Svensson, Adam
Bertoni, Travis Goggin, Mathew Macpherson, Bryden Taylor, Vaughn
Bertsch, Shane Goss, Oliver Madigan, Timothy Teater, Josh
Blaum, Ryan Gove, Jeff Mallinger, John Thatcher, Roland
Bozzelli, Dominic Gribble, Cody Malnati, Peter Thompson, Curtis
Bray, Dustin Haas, Hunter Marino, Steve Thompson, Kyle
Broadaway, Josh Hack, Jhared Matteson, Troy Tomasulo, Peter
Burgoon, Bronson Hagy, Brandon Mayfair, Billy Trahan, D.J.
Campbell, Brian Hall, Ashley McCumber, Tyler Turnesa, Marc
Cappelen, Sebastian Hamrick, Hunter Mullinax, Trey Tway, Kevin
Carballo, Miguel Angel Harrington, Scott Mulroy, Garth Tyler, Nathan
Castro, Roberto Hebert, Michael Nitties, James van der Walt, Dawie
Cauley, Bud Herron, Tim Norlander, Henrik Varner III, Harold
Cochran III, Rick Hicks, Justin Oppenheim, Rob Villegas, Manuel
Corr, Jeff Hopfinger, Brad Pampling, Rod Vogel, T.J.
Crawford, Adam Jaeger, Stephan Parel, Scott Watkins, Aaron
Curl, Jeff Kang, Sung Park, Jin Weibring, Matt
Dahmen, Joel Kim, Michael Petrovic, Tim Werenski, Richy
Davidson, Matt Kim, Si Woo Piller, Martin Wi, Charlie
Day, Glen Kizzire, Patton Pope, Andy Wilson, Cameron
Day, Kelvin Klauk, Jeff Power, Seamus Wilson, Chris
Diaz, Roberto Kohles, Ben Presnell, Alistair Winings, Andy
Dickerson, Bubba Kraft, Kelly Price, Aron Witcher, Brent
Drewitt, Brett La'Cassie, Bronson Pride, Dicky Wittenberg, Casey
Driscoll, James Landry, Andrew Purdy, Ted Wright, Chase
Duncan, Tyler Lee, D.H. Richey, Brian Yates, Greg
Eason, Greg Lee, Lucas Ridings, Tag Yip, Ryan
Elder, Brad Lee, Richard H. Roach, Wes Yun, Andrew

News Sentinel Open Golf Facts

Tournament Information
Location Knoxville, Tennessee
Established  
Course(s) Fox Den Country Club
Par 72
Length  
Tour(s) Web.com Tour
Format Stroke play
Prize fund $500,000
Month played August
Tournament Record Score
Aggregate  
To par  
Current Champion
Martin Piller

News Sentinel Open Golf 2014 Presented by Pilot

News Sentinel Open Golf 2014
Tournament Facts 2014 Schedule
2014 Leaderboard 2014 Prize Money
2014 Tickets 2014 Course Information
2014 Sponsorship 2014 Field / Players List
Past Winners  

Schedule

Date: Thursday August 14 - Sunday August 17, 2014.

Schedule of Event

Thursday August 14 - Sunday August 17, 2014.

Thursday, August 7
Volunteer Orientation 6pm

Sunday, August 10
Food City Kid’s Clinic 1-3pm

Monday, August 11
Summit Medical Group Pro-Am

Tuesday, August 12
East TN Children’s Hospital Visit 230-430pm
South College Shoot Out 5:30pm-7pm

Wednesday, August 13
Calhoun’s Pro-Am Classic

Thursday, August 14
Tournament Play
Live Radio Broadcast 6-10am

Friday, August 15
Tournament Play
Live Radio Broadcast 6-10 am

Saturday, August 16
Tournament Play

Sunday, August 17
Tournament Play

Leaderboard

    Round        
Pos Name 1 2 3 4 Today Total Strokes Purse
2 Bronson Burgoon 70 68 64 62 -10 -24 264 $59,400
T30 Brad Schneider 70 68 75 62 -10 -13 275 $3,221
1 Martin Piller 65 67 67 63 -9 -26 262 $99,000
3 Darron Stiles 72 65 65 64 -8 -22 266 $37,400
5 Vaughn Taylor 68 68 68 64 -8 -20 268 $22,000
T30 Sung Joon Park 66 73 72 64 -8 -13 275 $3,221
4 Ryan Armour 69 70 63 65 -7 -21 267 $26,400
T17 Adam Crawford 67 72 69 65 -7 -15 273 $7,700
T17 Tyler Duncan 72 67 69 65 -7 -15 273 $7,700
T9 Jason Gore 70 70 64 66 -6 -18 270 $15,400
T11 D.J. Trahan 70 66 69 66 -6 -17 271 $12,650
T22 Greg Owen 72 66 70 66 -6 -14 274 $4,876
T30 James Nitties 70 68 71 66 -6 -13 275 $3,221
T30 Mathew Goggin 70 70 69 66 -6 -13 275 $3,221
T6 Steve Allan 70 67 65 67 -5 -19 269 $18,425
T11 Rob Oppenheim 68 70 66 67 -5 -17 271 $12,650
T14 Bill Lunde 67 67 71 67 -5 -16 272 $9,900
T14 Zac Blair 72 65 68 67 -5 -16 272 $9,900
T30 Ryan Blaum 70 65 73 67 -5 -13 275 $3,221
T30 Nick O'Hern 69 69 70 67 -5 -13 275 $3,221
T39 Michael Hebert 70 67 72 67 -5 -12 276 $2,049
T39 Chris Wilson 69 71 69 67 -5 -12 276 $2,049
T49 Mark Hubbard 71 69 70 67 -5 -11 277 $1,570
T54 Kelly Kraft 72 67 72 67 -5 -10 278 $1,454
T63 Scott Harrington 67 68 77 67 -5 -9 279 $1,386
T6 Aaron Watkins 70 66 65 68 -4 -19 269 $18,425
T6 Josh Broadaway 68 68 65 68 -4 -19 269 $18,425
T14 Casey Wittenberg 70 69 65 68 -4 -16 272 $9,900
T22 Jon Curran 70 67 69 68 -4 -14 274 $4,876
T22 Sung Kang 70 70 66 68 -4 -14 274 $4,876
T39 Steve LeBrun 69 68 71 68 -4 -12 276 $2,049
T39 Luke List 71 67 70 68 -4 -12 276 $2,049
T39 Zack Fischer 71 68 69 68 -4 -12 276 $2,049
T49 James Sacheck 71 69 69 68 -4 -11 277 $1,570

Prize Money

  • Purse: $550,000
  • Winning Share: $99,000

Tickets

  • General Admission: Daily – $10.00, Weekly- $25.00
  • Copper Cellar 19th Hole Pass: $125.00 per day
  • Heineken House on 16 Pass: $65.00 per day

Tournament Office : 865-966-7693

Course Information

  • Course Name : Fox Den CC
  • Course Par Value: 72
  • Course Yardage: 7,110
Hole Par Yards Hole Par Yards
1 5 521 10 5 569
2 3 193 11 4 413
3 4 409 12 4 373
4 4 436 13 3 166
5 5 533 14 4 368
6 3 198 15 4 427
7 4 422 16 3 214
8 4 400 17 4 458
9 4 421 18 5 597

Sponsorship

  • News sentinel
  • Pilot corporation

Field / Players List

Player Names
Aldridge, Tyler Fox, Steven Leon, Hugo Russell, Jordan
Alexander, Tyson Fraustro, Oscar Lindheim, Nicholas Sacheck, James
Allan, Steve Fricke, Jonathan List, Luke Sainz Jr, Carlos
Allison, Ryan Friesen, Steve Lonard, Peter Saunders, Steve
Anderson, Josh Gillespie, Derek Long, Jace Schall, Matt
Armour, Ryan Gillis, Tom Lower, Justin Schneider, Brad
Baker, Chris Goggin, Mathew Lunde, Bill Shin, Justin
Benedetti, Camilo Goldberg, Aaron Lyle, Jarrod Silvers, Mark
Bertsch, Shane Gomez, Fabian Mallinger, John Skinns, David
Blair, Zac Gore, Jason Maurer, Brian Sloan, Roger
Blaum, Ryan Goss, Oliver Mayfair, Billy Smith, Chris
Boros, Guy Gove, Jeff Mechereffe, Fernando Spears, Ryan
Bozzelli, Dominic Green, Nathan Micheel, Shaun Stegmaier, Brett
Brand, Christian Gunn, Jimmy Murphy, Trevor Stiles, Darron
Brandt, Jimmy Haas, Hunter Narramore, Chas Stough, Kyle
Brigman, D.J. Haley II, Paul Nitties, James Sucher, Zack
Broadaway, Josh Hall, Ashley O'Hern, Nick Sullivan, Ryan
Brown, Brandon Harrington, Scott O'Neal, Timothy Taylor, Nick
Bunn, Brandon Hebert, Michael Oppenheim, Rob Taylor, Vaughn
Burgoon, Bronson Hendrix, Matt Osborn, Garrett Thatcher, Roland
Burke, Cam Hubbard, Mark Owen, Greg Thompson, Kyle
Cappelen, Sebastian Hughes, Mackenzie Pampling, Rod Toledo, Jose
Choi, Albin India, Vince Parel, Scott Trahan, D.J.
Chung, Jin Johnson, Kevin Park, Jin Turner, Jerod
Claxton, Paul Johnson, Neil Park, Sung Joon Varner III, Harold
Coles, Gavin Kang, Sung Pettitt, Jr., Philip Vazquez, Sebastian
Collins, Wil Kendall, Skip Piller, Martin Vogel, T.J.
Corpening, Franklin Killeen, J.J. Pope, Andy Watkins, Aaron
Crawford, Adam Kim, Kevin Powers, Stephen Weibring, Matt
Curran, Jon Kim, Si Woo Presnell, Alistair Weworski, Tyler
Diaz, Roberto Kim, Whee Price, Aron Wheatcroft, Steve
Duncan, Tyler Kimbell, John Prouty, Brian Wheeldon, Riley
Echavarria, Andres Klauk, Jeff Purdy, Ted Whitsett, Cory
Elder, Brad Kohles, Ben Quinn, Fran Wilson, Chris
Epperson, Chris Kraft, Kelly Reifers, Kyle Witcher, Brent
Fast, Matt Kresge, Cliff Richey, Brian Wittenberg, Casey
Fathauer, Derek Lamb, Rick Rocha, Alexandre Wolfe, Jared
Fernandez-Valdes, Jorge LeBrun, Steve Rodriguez, Jose de Jesus Wright, Chase
Fischer, Zack Lederer, Brett Rousey, Nick Younan, Jake

News Sentinel Open Golf Past Winners

News Sentinel Open presented by Pilot

  • 2015 Patton Kizzire
  • 2014 Martin Piller
  • 2013 Peter Malnati
  • 2012 Darron Stiles
  • 2011 Kirk Triplett

Knoxville News Sentinel Open

  • 2010 Chris Kirk

Knoxville Open presented by Food City

  • 2009 Kevin Johnson
  • 2008 Jarrod Lyle
  • 2007 Chez Reavie
  • 2006 Hunter Haas
  • 2005 Kim Felton

Knoxville Open

  • 2004 Hunter Haas
  • 2003 Vaughn Taylor
  • 2002 Darron Stiles

BUY.COM Knoxville Open

  • 2001 Heath Slocum
  • 2000 J. J. Henry

NIKE Knoxville Open

  • 1999 Jeff Gove
  • 1998 Robin Freeman
  • 1997 Dave Rummells
  • 1996 Eric Johnson
  • 1995 Tom Scherrer
  • 1994 Vic Wilk
  • 1993 Tim Conley

Ben Hogan Knoxville Open

  • 1992 Brian Henninger
  • 1991 Frank Conner
  • 1990 Jeff Maggert