1998 Buick Invitational - Schedule of Events

  • Monday, February 2
    • Admission is free.
    • Practice rounds for PGA TOUR players.
    • Century Pro-Am presented by Bank of America on the South Course.

  • Tuesday, February 3 - Today's Activities Rained Out
    • 10:00 AM - Century Pro-Am presented by Bank of America on the North Course. See "Saturday" below
    • Practice round for PGA TOUR players.
    • 2:00 PM - Buick Century Player's Challenge: PGA TOUR players Mark O'Meara, Phil Mickelson, Chip Beck, Craig Stadler, Payne Stewart, Peter Jacobsen and Davis Love III show their talent in a $10,000-purse competition that combines a long putt, a bunker shot, a lefty/righty chip shot, and a pitch over "Devlin's Billabong". The event is emceed by Gary McCord.
    • 3:30 PM - Buick Family Golf Experience (golf clinic).

  • Wednesday, February 4
    • Pacific Bell Pro-Am (North and South courses). The first tee time is at 06:42 AM on the 1st and 10th tees of both courses. Low Pro North Course: Mike Hulbert and Billy Ray Brown, both with 66; Low Pro South Course: Ted Tryba, Gary McCord, Joey Sindelar, D.A. Wiebring, Phil Blackmar, Michael Christie and Mark O'Meara, all with 70.
    • Celebrity Dinner Show.

  • Thursday, February 5
    • Opening round of the 1998 Buick Invitational on the North and South courses, starting at 10:00 AM on the 1st and 10th tee of both courses.

  • Friday, February 6
    • Second round of the Buick Invitational, North and South courses, starting at 10:00 AM on the 1st and 10th tee of both courses.
    • "The Golf Ball" party, presented by Bank of America will take place at Mission Valley Center shopping mall, beginning at 7:00 PM to midnight.

  • Saturday, February 7
    • 8:00 AM (Shotgun Start) - Century Pro-Am presented by Bank of America on the North Course. Cancelled Due To Weather Conditions.
    • Third round of the Buick Invitational on the South Course. Top 70 players and ties who make the cut after the first two rounds of play. Play begins at 08:30 AM on the 1st and 10th tees.
    • "The Golf Ball" party, beginning after play until 11:00 PM in the Golf Ball tent.

  • Sunday, February 8
    • Final round of the Buick Invitational on the South Course. Play begins at 07:30 AM on the 1st and 10th tees.


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