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Charles "Chuck" Courtney (born October 11, 1940) is an American professional golfer who played on the PGA Tour in the 1960s and 1970s.

Born and raised in San Diego,[1] Courtney attended San Diego State University, where he was a three-time All-American as a member of the golf team: second team in 1960 and 1961, first team in 1962.[2][3]

Courtney turned professional in 1963. For more than a decade, he played on the PGA Tour, where he had three wins and more than two dozen top-10 finishes. He was the head professional at Rancho Santa Fe Golf Club in Rancho Santa Fe, California for two decades starting in 1983.[1] He is now golf professional emeritus. He was inducted into the San Diego State University Athletics Hall of Fame in 1991.[3]

Amateur wins

  • 1958 San Diego City Amateur
  • 1960 San Diego City Amateur

Professional wins

PGA Tour (2)

No. Date Tournament Winning Score Margin of Victory Runner(s)-up
1 Aug 16, 1964 St. Paul Open Invitational -12 (68-72-66-66=272) 3 strokes United States Rod Funseth, United States Jack McGowan, United States Charlie Sifford
2 Apr 20, 1969 Tallahassee Open Invitational -6 (72-69-71-70=282) 1 stroke United States Jacky Cupit, United States Bert Greene, United States Bob Shaw

Other wins


  1. ^ a b Leonard, Tod (2006-07-17). "'Ranch' rates as historic jewel". San Diego Union-Tribune. Retrieved 2007-11-26.  
  2. ^ "1958–1969 All-American Golf teams". Golf Coaches Association of America. Retrieved 2007-11-26.  
  3. ^ a b "Aztec Hall of Fame inductees". San Diego State University Athletics official site. Retrieved 2007-11-26.  

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