our history

The Waterloo Jaycees Greater Waterloo Open Golf Classic is the oldest and largest golf tournament in the state of Iowa. It has been played annually since 1934, and is looking forward to celebrating its 85th anniversary in 2018.

past Winners

The table below shows past professional and amateur winners. Click here to view more detailed results by year.

Year Professional Amateur Seniors
2016 Tom Whitney Alex Higgs
2015 Tom Whitney Carson Schaake
2014 Donald Constable Carson Schaake Ron Schroeder (Pro) & Jeff Ott (Am)
2013 Mark Blakefield Ricky Hearden
2012 Ryan Blaum Ben Juffer
2011 Nathan Lashley Gene Elliott Javier Sanchez
2010 Nathan Lashley Justin Weber Ron Schroeder
2009 Andy Winings Kyle Bermel Joseph Stansberry
2008 Derek Lamely Cole Peevler Dan Naughton
2007 Jay Reynolds Keith Jungen Dave Narveson
2006 Scott Hart Jamie Frazier Mike Hook
2005 Brett Melton Matt Lowe Bobby Cornett
2004 Jerod Turner Matt Steddom Chuck Moran
2003 Steve Friesen Marc Cahalan Lon Nielsen
2002 Jon Troutman Matt Willmott Tony Peterson
2001 George McNeill Brock Mulder Paul Halpine
2000 Jerod Turner KC Doland Terry Comstock
1999 Brad Klapprott Ryan Smith Paul Purtzer
1998 Sean McCarty Cory Braunschweig Frank Grote
1997 Jeff Schmid Dave Narveson Ron Terry
1996 Jeff Schmid Nathan Lubs Jack Rule Jr. & Evan Williams
1995 Pat Moore Paul Wurtz Bobby Stroble
1994 Darrell Chivington Scott Brauer Bobby Stroble
1993 Woody Austin Scott Brauer J.D. Turner
1992 Tom Gillis John Berg Jim Daley
1991 Jerry Smith Curt Berggren Dick Corsepius
1990 Ty Armstrong Bill Hoefle Jack Rule Jr.
Year Professional Amateur (Year) Super Seniors
1989 Skip Holton Nick De Kock (2000) Jim Daley
1988 Skip Holton (1999) Dewey Lewis
1987 Clark Burroughs John Dinnebier (1998) Dick John
1986 Tom Lehman Brad Clark (1996) Stan Thirsk
1985 John Benda Mike Ketchum (1995) Stan Thirsk
1984 Tony Cerda Scott Morgensen
1983 Mike Bender Chris Donielson
1982 Bill Sakas Todd Hintgen
1981 Curt Schnell Doug Dunakey
1980 Tom Sieckmann Steve Statton
1979 Lonnie Nielsen Jim Scheppele
1978 John Jacobs Jeff Smith
1977 Slugger White Steve Kehrer and Jeff Smith
1976 Dick Orr Tom VanGerpen
1975 Mac McLendon Lonnie Nielsen
1974 Jack Rule, Jr. Steve Kehrer
1973 Roger Buhrt Lonnie Nielsen
1972 Bob Panasik Tom Chapman
1971 Jerry Abbott Bill Heldmar
1970 Curtis Sifford Ron Worthington
1969 Jack Rule, Jr. Bill O'Connor
1968 Cliff Brown Joe Heinz
1967 Frank Beard Bill Hird Jr.
1966 Steve Spray Ralph Compiano
Year Professional Amateur  
1965 Rex Baxter Jerry Heinz
1964 Bob Harrison Ev Scheppele
1963 Ron Letellier Jim Scheppele
1962 Bob Shields Queston Boston
1961 Joe Moore, Jr. Jim Jamieson
1960 Joe Brown Queston Boston
1959 Jack Ellis Jack Rule, Jr.
1958 Labron Harris Jack Rule, Jr.
1957 J. C. Goosie and Dave Ragan Luti Fontanini
1956 Jack Jones Luti Fontanini
1955 Gene Webb Art Koch
1954 Gene Webb Jack Webb
1953 Johnny Jacobs Bud McCardell
1952 Jerry Barber Merle Stimson
1951 Jerry Barber Johnny Jacobs
1950 Wally Ulrich Tom Crabbe
1949 Earl Wilde Art Koch
1948 Leonard Dodson Loddie Kempa
1947 Jack Hall Warren Riepen
1946 Don Wilcox Babe Veum
1945 Charles Burkhart Ev Scheppele and Dixie Smith
1944 Chuck Johnson Dick Graham
1943 Bob Reed Merle Stimson
1942 Joe Brown and Don Wilcox Merle Stimson and Joe Gardner
1941 Joe Brown Ed Updefraff
1940 Vic Bass Sid Richardson
1939 Don Wilcox Dixie Smith
1938 Bob Hartenberger and Pat Wilcox Gus Moreland
1937 Charles Burkhart and Art Steingraber Gus Moreland
1936 Johnny Revolta Fred Haas
1935 Vic Bass Dick Graham
1934 Vic Bass and Howard Martin Dick Graham