Friday, January 13, 2012
FSHOF Member Update - Bob Murphy
Bob Murphy - Golf
A Bob Murphy appearance at the1965 US Amateur Championship led him to win the title, after playing golf for only four years. It proved to be the biggest achievement of his career. Back in college, he also won the 1966 NCAA championship. There was a Bob Murphy appearance at the professional golf scene a year after. Murphy won five times on the PGA Tour and was a member of the 1975 Ryder Cup team. He has won 11 times on the Senior PGA Tour. His other victories include the 1967 Florida Open, 1970 Australian Masters, 1979 Jerry Ford Invitational, and the 1995 and 1996 Diners Club Matches with Jim Colbert.
Posted by John Reger, Jr., PGA at 8:08 PM