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1951 Masters
Recap and Scores for the 1951 Masters Golf Tournament

Skee Riegel and Sam Snead began the final round of the 1951 Masters with 1-stroke leads over Ben Hogan. Riegel played well, but Hogan played better. And Snead? He blew up with an 80 that included an 8 after hitting into water on the 11th, and the Slammer finished 11 strokes off the lead.

Riegel, a first-year pro, was solid with a 71, but Hogan played bogeyless golf in the final round, firing a 68 and winning by two strokes. For Hogan, it was his first Masters victory, and his fifth major championship win.

1951 Masters Scores
Results from the 1951 Masters golf tournament played at the par-72 Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga. (a-amateur):

Ben Hogan 70-72-70-68--280$3,000
Skee Riegel 73-68-70-71--282$1,875
Lloyd Mangrum 69-74-70-73--286$1,162
Lew Worsham 71-71-72-72--286$1,162
Dave Douglas 74-69-72-73--288$750
Lawson Little 72-73-72-72--289$600
Jim Ferrier 74-70-74-72--290$525
Johnny Bulla 71-72-73-75--291$450
Byron Nelson 71-73-73-74--291$450
Sam Snead 69-74-68-80--291$450
Jack Burke Jr. 73-72-74-73--292$390
a-Charlie Coe 76-71-73-73--293 
Cary Middlecoff 73-73-69-78--293$356
Gene Sarazen 75-73-74-71--293$356
Ed Furgol 80-71-72-71--294$337
Dutch Harrison 76-71-76-71--294$337
Julius Boros 76-72-74-73--295$337
George Fazio 68-74-74-80--296$315
Bob Toski 75-73-73-75--296$315
Al Besselink 76-73-71-77--297$307
a-Dick Chapman 72-76-72-77--297 
Roberto De Vicenzo 75-74-74-74--297$307
Clayton Heafner 74-72-73-78--297$307
Joe Kirkwood Jr. 73-71-78-75--297$307
Ted Kroll 76-75-71-76--298$150
Dick Mayer 71-75-79-73--298$150
Bill Nary 76-73-73-76--298$150
Henry Ransom 74-74-74-76--298$150
a-Sam Urzetta 73-72-78-75--298 
Jimmy Demaret 76-74-78-71--299 $100
Johnny Palmer 73-74-77-75--299$100
Leland Gibson 74-74-75-78--301$100
Horton Smith 79-77-70-75--301$100
a-Frank Stranahan 74-74-74-79--301 
Marty Furgol 77-76-73-76--302$100
Claude Harmon 75-77-74-76--302$100
a-Jimmy McHale 75-76-76-75--302 
a-Harvie Ward Jr. 74-77-77-74--302 
Fred Haas Jr. 79-76-73-75--303$100
Tony Holguin 78-72-75-78--303$100
Herman Keiser 77-73-79-74--303$100
a-William Goodloe 74-71-72-88--305 
Johnny Revolta 74-75-75-81--305$100
Ray Gafford 77-73-76-80--306$100
Chick Harbert 76-73-77-80--306$100
Harold Williams 76-77-76-78--307$100
Denny Shute 79-76-79-74--308$100
Henry Williams 77-76-77-78--308$100
a-Harold Paddock 75-78-80-79--312 
a-Dow Finsterwald 76-81-75-81--313 
a-Bobby Knowles 78-79-75-81--313 
a-Juan Segura 72-80-79-82--313 
a-Bill Shields 82-76-76-79--313 
George Von Elm 77-76-79-81--313$100
a-Bill Mawhinney 83-75-73-84--315 
a-Bob Sweeny 80-79-78-78--315 
Johnny Farrell 81-78-83-76--318$100
a-John Ward 78-75-81-84--318 
a-Bill Campbell 79-82-74-86--321 

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