Duke claims the Title as the NCAA basketball season comes to an end. Personally, I didn’t do so well with my bracket, but a few of my RockHeads did! Congrats to Eagle144101 for winning my bracket challenge and choosin’ em the best! Carltonmj1 took 2nd and jlued001 1 grabbed the consolation prize for worst bracket, congrats!
Now moving onto trivia:
Last week marked the 11th week of Caveman Golf Trivia and ended the month of March. Thank you all for playing! For those Rock Heads who are scorin’ at home, here are all the questions and their answers:
Amongst all golfers with 25 or more rounds played in The Masters, who holds the record for best career scoring average?
Answer: Tiger Woods
At the age of 54, which golfer shot a 66 for the lowest round by a senior in The Masters?
Answer: Ben Hogan
Which 2 golfers hold the record for most consecutive birdies(7) during The Masters?
Answer: Steve Pate and Tiger Woods
Name 2 of 3 golfers who are tired for record number of runner up finishes (4) at The Masters?
Answer: Ben Hogan, Jack Nicklaus and Tom Weiskopf
Which golfer holds the 72 hold record for ages 50+ at The Masters?
Answer: Jack Nicklaus
Who was the fist 2-time winner of The Masters?
Answer: Horton Smith
Who, at age 49, was the oldest player to finish second in a Masters?
Answer: Raymond Floyd
Who was the first 3-time winner of The Masters?
Answer: Jimmy Demaret
Which 2 golfers share the course record of 63 at Augusta National?
Answer: Nick Price and Greg Norman
Which holes make up Amen Corner?
Answer: 11, 12, 13
How many golfers have won back to back Masters?
Answer: 3, Jack Nicklaus, Nick Faldo, Tiger Woods
Which Golfer Holds the record for the lowest round at The Masters by an amateur(66)?
Answer: Ken Venturi
Arnold Palmer set the record for Masters appearances with 50 in 2004. Who beat it in 2008?
Answer: Gary Player
Who won the first Masters Par-3 Tournament, which was held in 1960?
Answer: Sam Snead
Who was the first international golfer to win The Masters?
Answer: Gary player
What is the name of the cabin on the grounds of Augusta National that is used as the television studion during the broadcast?
Answer: Butler Cabin
In 1968, what did Robert De Vicenzo do to force himself out of The Masters playoff, allowing Bob Goalby to win?
Answer: Signed an incorrect score card
Who holds the record for lowest score after 36 and 54 holes, and set those records when he set a record for lowest score after 18 holes in a Masters?
Answer: Raymond Floyd
What year did the first sudden-death playoff take place at The Masters?
How many golfers have won The Masters at their first appearance?
Who won the first Masters Sudden-death playoff?
Answer: Fuzzy Zoeller
Who are the 3 golfers who have won the Masters on their first go?
Answer: Fuzzy Zoeller, Gene Serazen and Horton Smith
Before Tiger won The Masters at age 21, which golfer held the record for youngest winner at age 23?
Answer: Seve Ballesteros
What year did Jack Nicklaus win his 6th Masters tournament?
Nick Faldo won his first Masters in 1989 in a playoff after which opponent missed a 2-foot par putt on the first extra hole?
Congrats to Doug_stanley(twitter) and Rodney Koehler(Facebook) for winning the trivia contests this week. Remember you get 5 points for having the first correct answer, but can also gain points just by having the correct answer! Weekly winners receive $10 gift certificates to RockBottomGolf.com.
If I haven’t heard from you yet, why not come & play with me and the rest of the Rock Heads this week? Questions are posted between 2 and 4 pm EST on both Facebook and Twitter. To keep things fair, you can only win once per contest per month. Next Week, however, is a NEW month!
PS: If you have any great golfin’ trivia that you would like to see asked, send it over my way, or feel free to try and stump this caveman.