SAS Championship 2016

Sas Championship is a Golf tournament held as a part of Champions Tour. The tournament is scheduled to take place in the month of October at Prestonwood Country Club of Cary, North Carolina. The tournament has begun to take part in the Champions Tour from the year 2001 and does charity every year. The following year 2015, $3 million dollars were given to area charities. The 2016 Sas Championship purse is set to $2.1 million with a winners share of $315,000. The Sas Championship scheduled to take place from 10th October to 16th October.

2016 Schedule

Friday Oct 10 - Sunday Oct 16, 2016

Place: Prestonwood CC, Cary, NC

2016 Schedule of Events

MONDAY Pro-Am
TUESDAY Pro-Am
WED & THURS Championship Pro-Ams
FRIDAY First Round
SATURDAY Second Round
SUNDAY Final Round

Date

Monday, October 10

  • Prestonwood Pro-Am: Tournament Course

Tuesday, October 11

  • Pro-Am Pairings Party - 7:00 PM
  • Course is Closed to General Public 

Wednesday, October 12   

  • Public Gates Open - 8:00 AM
  • SAS Pro-Am Day 1: Morning Groups - 8:00 AM
  • SAS Pro-Am Day 1: Afternoon Groups - 1:15 PM

Thursday, October 13 

  • Public Gates Open - 8:00 AM
  • SAS Pro-Am Day 2: Morning Groups - 8:00 AM
  • SAS Pro-Am Day 2: Afternoon Groups - 1:15 PM

Friday, October 14

  • Public Gates Open - 9:00 AM
  • SAS Championship First Round: Tees 1 & 10 - 10:00 AM

Saturday, October 15

  • Public Gates Open - 7:30 AM
  • SAS Championship Second Round: Tees 1 & 10 - 8:30 AM

Sunday, October 16

  • Public Gates Open - 10:00 AM
  • SAS Championship Final Round: Tees 1 & 10 - 11:00 AM

2016 Prize Money

  • Purse :$2,100,000
  • Winning Share :$315,000

2016 Ticket Prices

ticket prices to be disclosed soon..

Parrot's Landing at 17 Green presented by Guacamaya Fresh Mex - $

VIP Parking at the Clubhouse - $

Daily Ticket - $

2016 Leaderboard

Name 1 2 3 Today Total Strokes Purse
               
               
               
               
               
               
               
               

Course

  • Course Par Value: 72
  • Course Yardage: 7137
  • Opened: 1988 
  • Course Designer: Tom Jackson 
  • SAS Championship Course Record : 61 - Tom Kite (2003) 
  • SAS Championship Tournament Record: 198 - Mark Wiebe (2007)
Hole Par Yards Hole Par Yards
1 4 411 10 4 428
2 4 418 11 3 193
3 3 187 12 5 571
4 4 420 13 4 434
5 4 425 14 4 410
6 4 420 15 4 431
7 5 551 16 4 412
8 3 168 17 5 503
9 4 387 18 4 417

2016 Field / Players List

  • Will be diclosed few days before the commence of play....

SAS Championship Facts

Tournament Information
Location Cary, North Carolina, U.S.
Established 2001
Course(s) Prestonwood Country Club
Par 72
Length 7,137 yards (6,526 m)
Tour(s) Champions Tour
Format Stroke play
Prize fund US$2,100,000
Month played October
Tournament Record Score
Aggregate 199 Craig Stadler (2004), Russ Cochran (2013)
To par –17 Craig Stadler (2004), Russ Cochran (2013)
Current Champion
Tom Lehman

2015 Schedule

Friday Oct 9 - Sunday Oct 11, 2015

Place:Prestonwood CC, Cary, NC

2015 Schedule of Events

MONDAY Pro-Am
TUESDAY Executive Women's Day
WED & THURS Championship Pro-Ams
FRIDAY First Round
  Food Truck Friday
  Small Business Summit
SATURDAY Second Round
  Live Fearless 5K
SUNDAY Final Round

Date

Monday, October 5

  • Prestonwood Pro-Am: Tournament Course - 1:00 PM
  • Open Qualifier @ Wilson Country Club
  • Champions Tour Practice
  • Course is Closed to General Public 

Tuesday, October 6

  • Astellas presents Executive Women's Day - 9:30 AM
  • Champions Tour Practice
  • Pro-Am Pairings Party - 7:00 PM
  • Course is Closed to General Public 

Wednesday, October 7   

  • Public Gates Open - 8:00 AM
  • SAS Pro-Am Day 1: Morning Groups - 8:00 AM
  • SAS Pro-Am Day 1: Afternoon Groups - 1:15 PM

Thursday, October 8 

  • Public Gates Open - 8:00 AM
  • SAS Pro-Am Day 2: Morning Groups - 8:00 AM
  • SAS Pro-Am Day 2: Afternoon Groups - 1:15 PM
  • Y Learning Visit - 3:30 PM

Friday, October 9

  • Public Gates Open - 9:00 AM
  • Web.com Small Business Seminar presented by Aetna
  • SAS Championship First Round: Tees 1 & 10 - 10:00 AM
  • The Golf Channel - LIVE Coverage - 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM 
  • Food Truck Friday presented by Aetna - 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Saturday, October 10

  • Public Gates Open - 7:30 AM
  • Live Fearless 5k at the SAS Championship - 8:00 AM
  • SAS Championship Second Round: Tees 1 & 10 - 8:30 AM
  • The Golf Channel - LIVE Coverage - 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM 
  • PNC Family Challenge Clinic - 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Sunday, October 11

  • Public Gates Open - 10:00 AM
  • SAS Championship Final Round: Tees 1 & 10 - 11:00 AM
  • The Golf Channel - LIVE Coverage - 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM 

Friday - Sunday

  • WakeMed Health Zone at SAS Championship

2015 Prize Money

  • Purse :$2,100,000
  • Winning Share :$315,000

2015 Tickets

Parrot's Landing at 17 Green presented by Guacamaya Fresh Mex - $120

VIP Parking at the Clubhouse - $100

Daily Ticket - $20

2015 Leaderboard

Name 1 2 3 Today Total Strokes Purse
Tom Lehman 68 71 65 -7 -12 204 $315,000
Joe Durant 69 68 68 -4 -11 205 $184,800
Bernhard Langer 65 73 68 -4 -10 206 $138,075
Kenny Perry 68 68 70 -2 -10 206 $138,075
Colin Montgomerie 70 72 66 -6 -8 208 $86,450
John Riegger 67 72 69 -3 -8 208 $86,450
Lee Janzen 70 68 70 -2 -8 208 $86,450
Kevin Sutherland 68 72 69 -3 -7 209 $67,200
Wes Short Jr. 70 73 68 -4 -5 211 $47,100
Brad Faxon 69 73 69 -3 -5 211 $47,100
Jeff Hart 71 71 69 -3 -5 211 $47,100
Loren Roberts 70 71 70 -2 -5 211 $47,100
Paul Goydos 70 71 70 -2 -5 211 $47,100
Scott Dunlap 67 73 71 -1 -5 211 $47,100
Jeff Maggert 73 67 71 -1 -5 211 $47,100
Kirk Triplett 70 76 66 -6 -4 212 $30,590
Stephen Ames 72 71 69 -3 -4 212 $30,590
Steve Jones 71 71 70 -2 -4 212 $30,590
Woody Austin 72 70 70 -2 -4 212 $30,590
Billy Andrade 74 67 71 -1 -4 212 $30,590
David Frost 69 72 71 -1 -4 212 $30,590
Peter Senior 73 71 69 -3 -3 213 $22,628
Olin Browne 68 74 71 -1 -3 213 $22,628
Sandy Lyle 73 70 70 -2 -3 213 $22,628
Michael Allen 71 70 72 E -3 213 $22,628
Tom Pernice Jr. 74 72 68 -4 -2 214 $19,950
Corey Pavin 73 71 71 -1 -1 215 $17,045
Bart Bryant 69 77 69 -3 -1 215 $17,045
Russ Cochran 71 73 71 -1 -1 215 $17,045
Duffy Waldorf 68 75 72 E -1 215 $17,045
Fred Funk 71 71 73 1 -1 215 $17,045
John Cook 72 69 74 2 -1 215 $17,045
Mark Wiebe 73 72 71 -1 E 216 $12,950
Scott McCarron 75 69 72 E E 216 $12,950
Tom Byrum 74 69 73 1 E 216 $12,950
Joey Sindelar 70 73 73 1 E 216 $12,950
Scott Hoch 75 72 69 -3 E 216 $12,950
Jesper Parnevik 73 76 67 -5 E 216 $12,950
Skip Kendall 74 71 72 E 1 217 $10,290
Gene Sauers 67 77 73 1 1 217 $10,290
Mike Goodes 74 68 75 3 1 217 $10,290
Chien-Soon Lu 73 69 75 3 1 217 $10,290
Rod Spittle 68 79 70 -2 1 217 $10,290
P.H. Horgan III 74 71 73 1 2 218 $8,400
Scott Parel 76 70 72 E 2 218 $8,400
Grant Waite 73 69 76 4 2 218 $8,400
Jeff Sluman 71 79 68 -4 2 218 $8,400
Scott Verplank 71 74 74 2 3 219 $6,720
Greg Kraft 68 77 74 2 3 219 $6,720
Gary Hallberg 72 72 75 3 3 219 $6,720
Esteban Toledo 74 73 72 E 3 219 $6,720
Neal Lancaster 69 75 76 4 4 220 $5,082
Mark Brooks 71 76 73 1 4 220 $5,082
Mark Calcavecchia 70 77 73 1 4 220 $5,082
Marco Dawson 70 77 73 1 4 220 $5,082
Dick Mast 75 73 72 E 4 220 $5,082
Bob Tway 78 70 73 1 5 221 $4,410
Brian Henninger 72 73 78 6 7 223 $3,885
Steve Lowery 75 72 76 4 7 223 $3,885
Tom Kite 74 74 75 3 7 223 $3,885
Steve Pate 76 77 70 -2 7 223 $3,885
Jay Don Blake 72 78 74 2 8 224 $3,255
Roger Chapman 77 72 75 3 8 224 $3,255
Jerry Smith 72 78 75 3 9 225 $2,730
Mike Hulbert 75 75 75 3 9 225 $2,730
Craig Stadler 73 78 74 2 9 225 $2,730
Jay Delsing 73 74 79 7 10 226 $2,128
Gil Morgan 70 78 78 6 10 226 $2,128
Carlos Franco 76 76 74 2 10 226 $2,128
Wayne Levi 75 74 78 6 11 227 $1,722
Bob Gilder 79 74 74 2 11 227 $1,722
Bobby Wadkins 79 78 70 -2 11 227 $1,722
Jim Thorpe 74 76 78 6 12 228 $1,470
Hale Irwin 72 75 82 10 13 229 $1,386
Hal Sutton 71 82 78 6 15 231 $1,302
Tommy Armour III 78 75 79 7 16 232 $1,176
Tom Purtzer 78 79 75 3 16 232 $1,176
Nolan Henke 81 88 77 5 30 246 $1,050
Rocco Mediate 72 74 WD - - 146 -
John Huston 74 37 CUT - - 111 -
Ian Woosnam 75 12 CUT - - 87 -
Larry Mize - - - - - - -
Dan Forsman - - - - - - -

2015 Course

  • Course Par Value: 72
  • Course Yardage: 7137
  • Opened: 1988 
  • Course Designer: Tom Jackson 
  • SAS Championship Course Record : 61 - Tom Kite (2003) 
  • SAS Championship Tournament Record: 198 - Mark Wiebe (2007)
Hole Par Yards Hole Par Yards
1 4 411 10 4 428
2 4 418 11 3 193
3 3 187 12 5 571
4 4 420 13 4 434
5 4 425 14 4 410
6 4 420 15 4 431
7 5 551 16 4 412
8 3 168 17 5 503
9 4 387 18 4 417

2015 Field / Players List

  • Bart Bryant
  • Bernhard Langer
  • Billy Andrade
  • Bob Gilder
  • Bob Tway
  • Bobby Wadkins
  • Brad Faxon
  • Brian Henninger
  • Carlos Franco
  • Chien-Soon Lu
  • Colin Montgomerie
  • Corey Pavin
  • Craig Stadler
  • Dan Forsman
  • David Frost
  • Duffy Waldorf
  • Esteban Toledo
  • Fred Funk
  • Gary Hallberg
  • Gene Sauers
  • Gil Morgan
  • Hal Sutton
  • Hale Irwin
  • Ian Woosnam
  • Jay Don Blake
  • Jeff Hart
  • Jeff Maggert
  • Jeff Sluman
  • Jerry Smith
  • Jesper Parnevik
  • Jim Thorpe
  • Joe Durant
  • Joey Sindelar
  • John Cook
  • John Huston
  • Kenny Perry
  • Kevin Sutherland
  • Kirk Triplett
  • Larry Mize
  • Lee Janzen
  • Loren Roberts
  • Marco Dawson
  • Mark Brooks
  • Mark Calcavecchia
  • Mark Wiebe
  • Michael Allen
  • Mike Goodes
  • Neal Lancaster
  • Nolan Henke
  • Olin Browne
  • P.H. Horgan III
  • Paul Goydos
  • Peter Senior
  • Rocco Mediate
  • Rod Spittle
  • Roger Chapman
  • Russ Cochran
  • Sandy Lyle
  • Scott Dunlap
  • Scott Hoch
  • Scott McCarron
  • Scott Verplank
  • Stephen Ames
  • Steve Jones
  • Steve Lowery
  • Steve Pate
  • Tom Byrum
  • Tom Kite
  • Tom Lehman
  • Tom Pernice, Jr.
  • Tom Purtzer
  • Tommy Armour III
  • Wayne Levi
  • Wes Short, Jr.
  • Woody Austin

SAS Championship Past Champions

Past Winners

SAS Championship

  • 2015
  • 2014 (USA) Kirk Triplett
  • 2013 (USA) Russ Cochran
  • 2012 (Germany) Bernhard Langer
  • 2011 (USA) Kenny Perry
  • 2010 (USA) Russ Cochran
  • 2009 (USA) Tom Pernice, Jr.
  • 2008 (Argentina) Eduardo Romero
  • 2007 (USA) Mark Wiebe
  • 2006 (USA) Tom Jenkins
  • 2005 (USA) Hale Irwin

SAS Championship presented by Forbes

  • 2004 (USA) Craig Stadler

SAS Championship presented by BusinessWeek

  • 2003 (USA) D. A. Weibring

SAS Championship

  • 2002 (USA) Bruce Lietzke
  • 2001 (USA) Bruce Lietzke