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(left) Johnny McDermott won back-to-back United States Opens in 1911 and 1912. McDermott, the greatest player in the history of the Philadelphia Section, came within one stroke of winning three U.S. Opens before he was 21.

(right) Leo Fraser was the Section President for six years from 1957 to 1962 and the National president in 1969 & 1970. Fraser was the Philadelphia Section’s “Professional of the Year” in 1957 and an original inductee into the Section’s Hall of Fame in 1992.

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• The Leaders •
• The Legends •
A-Z

    Joe Aneda (1960-1969)
    Mike Atkins (1990-1999)
    Bob Barnett (1922-1929)
    Ted Bickel, Jr. (1950-1959)
    Walter Brickley (1950-1959)
    Bill Byrne (1916-1921)
    Ed Carman (1960-1969)
    Tom Carpus (2000-2009)
    Mike Cole (2000-2009)
    Jack Connelly (1990-1999)
    Dave Cuthbert (1922-1929)
    Jack Cuttle (1970-1979)
    Jimmy D'Angelo (1940-1949)
    Tim DeBaufre (1980-1989)
    Leo DeGisi (1990-1999)
    Alec Duncan (1930-1939)
    Walter Fovargue (1895-1915)
    Loma Frakes (1960-1969)
    Leo Fraser (1970-1979)
    Buzz Garvin (1970-1979)
    Charles Genter (1990-1999)
    Lou Goldbeck (1922-1929)
    Harry Hammond (1990-1999)
    John Hayes (1960-1969)
    Stanley Hern (1922-1929)
    Willie Hoare (1895-1915)
    Jack Hobens (1922-1929)
    Bob Intrieri (1980-1989)
    Herb Jewson (1930-1939)
    Bob Jones (1960-1969)
    Bill Kittleman (1990-1999)
    George Low, Sr. (1930-1939)
    Marty Lyons (1960-1969)
    Jack MacCarty (1990-1999)
    Al MacDonald (1950-1959)
    Michael Mack (2000-2009)
    Alex McGugan (1980-1989)
    George McNamara (1990-1999)
    Henry McQuiston (1970-1979)
    George Morris (1940-1949)
    Harry Obitz (1950-1959)
    Angelo Paul (1960-1969)
    Tiny Pedone (1970-1979)
    Sam Penecale (1990-1999)
    Henry Poe (1950-1959)
    John Poole (1990-1999)
    John Reid (1895-1915)
    Wilfrid Reid (1916-1921
    Doug Ritter (1990-1999)
    Ron Rolfe (2000-2009)
    Joe Roseman (1895-1915)
    Joe Seka (1922-1929)
    Ted Sheftic (1980-1989)
    Len Sheppard (1940-1949)
    Dick Smith, Jr. (2000-2009)
    Jim Smith (2000-2009)
    Ted Smith (1970-1979)
    Frank Sprogell (1916-1921)
    Bob Thatcher (1990-1999)
    James R. Thomson (1916-1921)
    Pete Trenham (1980-1989)
    Willie Tucker (1895-1915)
    John Vasco (1970-1979)
    Robert White (1895-1915)
    Harlan Will (1960-1969)

A-K

    Willie Anderson (1895-1915)
    Emlyn Aubrey (1990-1999)
    Jerry Barber (1950-1959)
    Jim Barnes (1916-1921)
    Rex Baxter (1980-1989)
    Al Besselink (1960-1969)
    Miguel Biamon (1990-1999)
    Charlie Bolling (1980-1989)
    Jimmy Booros (1990-1999)
    Jack Burke, Sr. (1895-1915)
    Sam Byrd (1940-1949)
    Jack Campbell (1922-1929)
    James G. Campbell (1895-1915)
    Tom Carter (2000-2009)
    Joe Coble (1922-1929)
    Bill Collins (1950-1959)
    Bruce Coltart (1940-1949)
    Joe Data (1970-1979)
    Joe Daley (2000-2009)
    Leo Diegel (1930-1939)
    Frank Dobbs (1990-1999)
    Clarence Doser (1930-1939)
    Ed Dougherty (2000-2009)
    Dave Douglas (1950-1959)
    Pat Doyle (1922-1929)
    Stan Dudas (1960-1969)
    Ed Dudley (1940-1949)
    Zell Eaton (1930-1939)
    Jim Edmundson, Sr. (1922-1929)
    Clarence Ehresman (1950-1959)
    George Fazio (1950-1959)
    Gene Fieger (1990-1999)
    Alex Findlay (1895-1915)
    George Fotheringham (1895-1915)
    Emmet French (1916-1921)
    Marty Furgol (1970-1979)
    Hubert Green (1970-1979)
    George Griffin, Jr. (1950-1959)
    George Griffin, Sr. (1930-1939)
    Jack Grout (1940-1949)
    Jon Gustin (1960-1969)
    Clarence Hackney (1930-1939)
    Henry Hampton (1922-1929)
    Gary Hardin (1980-1989)
    Dutch Harrison (1940-1949)
    Dick Hendrickson (1990-1999)
    Charlie Hoffner (1922-1929)
    Ben Hogan (1950-1959)
    Cyril Hughes (1922-1929)
    George Izett (1930-1939)
    Terl Johnson (1950-1959)
    George Kerrigan (1916-1921)
    Jack Kiefer (1970-1979)
    Joe Kirkwood, Jr. (1940-1949)
    Joe Kirkwood, Sr. (1940-1949)
    Harold Kneece (1950-1959)
    Matt Kowal (1950-1959)
    Ted Kroll (1950-1959)
    Gene Kunes (1940-1949)

L-Z

    Charles Lacey (1930-1939)
    Jason Lamb (1990-1999)
    Bill Leach (1922-1929)
    Bud Lewis (1950-1959)
    Lawson Little (1940-1949)
    Eddie Loos (1916-1921)
    George Low, Jr. (1930-1939)
    Jim Masserio (2000-2009)
    Johnny McDermott (1895-1915)
    Jerry McGee (1960-1969)
    Jimmy McHale (1940-1949)
    Ted McKenzie (1970-1979)
    Jug McSpaden (1940-1949)
    Bill Mehlhorn (1940-1949)
    Frank Moore (1930-1939)
    Walt Morgan (1990-1999)
    Byron Nelson (1930-1939)
    Ben Nicholls (1916-1921)
    Gil Nicholls (1895-1915)
    Pete Oakley (2000-2009)
    Ed Oliver (1950-1959)
    Rick Osberg (1990-1999)
    Tony Perla (1970-1979)
    Henry Picard (1930-1939)
    Jerry Pisano (1960-1969)
    Gary Player (1960-1969)
    Henry Ransom (1940-1949)
    Horace Rawlins (1895-1915)
    Skee Riegel (1960-1969)
    Alec Ross (1895-1915)
    Bob Ross (1960-1969)
    Ed Sabo (1990-1999)
    Charlie Schneider (1940-1949)
    Pat Schwab (1960-1969)
    Frank Serafin (1940-1949)
    John Serafin (1950-1959)
    Bob Shave, Jr. (1960-1969)
    Denny Shute (1930-1939)
    Charlie Sifford (1960-1969)
    Jay Sigel (2000-2009)
    Dick Sleichter (1960-1969)
    Dick Smith, Sr. (1990-1999)
    George B. Smith (1930-1939)
    Sam Snead (1940-1949)
    Mike Souchak (1960-1969)
    Ralph Terry (1980-1989)
    Andy Thompson (1970-1979)
    Jimmy Thomson (1930-1939)
    Ted Tryba (2000-2009)
    Ted Turner (1930-1939)
    Brett Upper (1980-1989)
    Art Wall (1970-1979)
    Johnny Weitzel (1950-1959)
    Howard Wheeler (1950-1959)
    Henry Williams, Jr. (1960-1969)
    Bo Wininger (1950-1959)
    Bert Yancey (1970-1979)
    Joe Zarhardt (1940-1949)

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