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This Week October 21-27
Cameron Morfit
October 26, 1998
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October 26, 1998

This Week October 21-27

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Walt Disney World Classic, Magnolia and Palm courses, Lake Buena Vista, Fla.
The last full field of 1998 battles over a $2 million
purse, with $360,000 for the winner


EMC Kaanapali Classic, Kaanapali Golf Course, Lahaina Maui, Hawaii
The oldsters play for $1 million, plus spots in their tour championship and on the '99 exempt list


Samsung World Championship, Tierra Del Sol Golf Course, The Villages, Fla.
Se Ri Pak, Annika Sorenstam and '97 champ Juli Inkster lead an elite field of 16


Tour Championship, Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail (Crossings Course), Semmes, Ala.
Minor leaguers who make the top 15 on the money list earn automatic passes to the big Tour

PGA Tour
Champagne Dreams For the Bubble Boys

The top 30 money winners after the Walt Disney World Classic will get invited to next week's lucrative Tour Championship. The top 125 after the Disney will be fully exempt on Tour in 1999. That leaves bubble boys Andrew Magee (30th in earnings with $890,702) and Dave Stockton Jr. (125th with $218,934) hoping they don't finish the weekend feeling like Billy Andrade and Tom Pernice. Last year Pernice finished 126th on the money list, falling short of his exemption by $6,261, while No. 31 Andrade missed qualifying for the Tour Championship by exactly five bucks.

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