2009 Nationwide Tour
The 2009 Nationwide Tour was the 20th Nationwide Tour season. It ran from February 5 to October 25. The season consisted of 29 official money golf tournaments; six of which were played outside of the United States. The top 25 players on the year-end money list earned their PGA Tour card for 2010.
The table below shows the Nationwide Tour's 2009 schedule. The numbers in parentheses after winners' names show the player's total number of wins on the Nationwide Tour including that event. No one accumulates many wins on the Nationwide Tour because success at this level soon leads to promotion to the PGA Tour.
Leading money winners
The table shows the final top 10 money winners for the 2009 Nationwide Tour season. For the list of the top 25 golfers, given PGA Tour memberships for the 2010 season, see 2009 Nationwide Tour graduates.
|Rank||Player||Country||Prize money (US$)|
|2||Chad Collins||United States||415,114|
|3||Blake Adams||United States||399,749|
|4||Derek Lamely||United States||374,998|
|5||Tom Gillis||United States||364,529|
|6||Chris Tidland||United States||354,510|
|7||Josh Teater||United States||326,438|
|9||Roger Tambellini||United States||307,482|
|10||Matt Every||United States||300,936|
There is a full list on the PGA Tour's website here.