Woods, Doyle, Campbell honored
Thursday, December 20th 2001, 12:00 am
By: News On 6
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Florida (AP) _ Tiger Woods, Allen Doyle and Chad Campbell have been selected as golf's Players of the Year on the PGA Tour, Senior Tour and Buy.com Tour.
For Woods, the selection as Player of the Year is his third in a row and fourth in five full seasons on the Tour. He beat out David Duval, Phil Mickelson and David Toms.
Woods, who turns 26 on Dec. 30, won five tournaments in 2001 and led the Tour for the third consecutive season with dlrs 5,687,777. His Masters victory made him the first player to hold all four professional major championships at once.
Doyle, 53, won twice and posted 25 top-10 finishes in 34 starts. He led the Senior Tour in earnings with dlrs 2,553,582.
Campbell, a rookie on the Buy.com Tour, won three times and earned an automatic promotion to the PGA Tour. He set a single-season earnings record for the Buy.com Tour with dlrs 394,552.