Oklahoma's Morgan faring well on Senior tour

Wednesday, July 5th 2000, 12:00 am
By: News On 6

(Undated-AP) -- Oklahoma's Gil Morgan is faring well so far on the Senior P-G-A Tour. He's ninth overall in the money through the U-S Senior Open, which ended July Second.

Morgan has earned more than $739,000. Hale Irwin is the money leader having earned more than $1,400,000.

He also ranks high in many statistical categories for the same period. Morgan ranks fifth in scoring average and fourth in driving average. He's tied for fourth with John Mahaffey in the greens in regulation category, and is ranked alone at fourth in the total driving category. Morgan is also ranked at fourth in the birdie average category. Morgan has an all-around ranking of fifth among those on the tour.