Tom Weiskopf

Induction Year: 1980 Sport: Golf

After starring for Ohio State University and twice winning the Ohio Publinks Championship (1961 and 1962) he embarked upon a professional golfing career which netted him over $1,500,000 in winnings. Finished third among top money winners on the pro tour in 1968, 1973 and 1975. Among his major victories are the 1973 British Open Championships and victories in the 1973 South African PGA Championship. Also played for the 1973 and 1975 Ryder Cup teams and the 1972 U.S. World Cup Team.