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On this Date 1982 - HOF Raymond Floyd Wins PGA Championship

By Rick Strunk - NCSHOF Director of Student-Athlete Program, 08/08/19, 5:00AM EDT

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Raymond Floyd won the 1982 PGA Championship at Southern Hills Country Club in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

August 8, 1982 - On this day in history in the NCSHOF, Raymond Floyd won the 1982 PGA Championship at Southern Hills Country Club in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He opened the event with a red-hot 63 and finished the tournament with an eight-under par of 272, three shots ahead over runner-up Lanny Wadkins. Floyd, a Fayetteville native, was enshrined in the NCSHOF in 1981.

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