Murray Tucker – Class of 2000

mtuckerBorn: November 2, 1922 in Mitchell, Ontario
Died: June 24, 2002 in Stouffville, Ontario

  • Ontario Open Champion (1950); Runner-Up (1954)
  • PGA of Ontario Champion (1958)
  • CPGA (Millar Trophy) Champion (1955); Runner-Up (1954)
  • Achieved Master Professional status with the CPGA in 1974. He was the first Canadian to receive this distinction.
  • Mr. Tucker has been a member of the CPGA since 1946.
  • President, CPGA (1959-60)
  • President, CPGA of Ontario (1959-62)
  • CPGA Senior Champion (1977)
  • PGA of Ontario Senior Champion (three times)
  • CPGA Club Professional of the Year
  • Quebec Open Championship Runner-Up (1953)
  • Mr. Tucker instituted the CPGA Pension Plan and designed and wrote several CPGA employment manuals
  • Inducted into the Canadian Golf Hall of Fame in 1999