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GEORGE ZAHRINGER
Birth Date: April 23, 1953
Birthplace:

Age: 51
Home: New York, N.Y.
College: Columbia University Graduate School of Business

Player Notes: Investment broker at Bear, Stearns & Company, Zahringer was the oldest Mid-Amateur champion with his win at age 49 at The Stanwich Club in 2002 . . . also the first medalist in the history of the Mid-Am to win the title . . . plays out of Deepdale Golf Club and The Stanwich Club . . . serves as a member of the board for the Westchester Golf Association and the Westchester Golf Association Caddie Scholarship Fund and the MGA Foundation.
Member of the 2003 U.S. Walker Cup Team. . . Nine-time MGA Player of the Year. . . ..Competed in 2003 Masters; oldest first-time invitee. . . ..Winner of 35 events since 1979: 2002 U.S. Mid Amateur, (oldest winner ever at age 49; semi-finalist in 2003, runner-up in 2001; quarter-finalist in 1986 & '87); 1985 Met Open (the first player to win the Met Open and Met Amateur in the same year; low amateur nine times); five Met Amateurs (1987, '86, '85, '84 & '82 ); four Ike Championships (2004, '01', '93, '89); two Long Island Amateurs (1982-, '80); two Westchester Amateurs (1992, '79); six Hochster Memorials (2001 & 1987-'91); four Richarsdon Memorials (1989, '82, '80, & '79); two Travis Memorials (1984 & '83); two Havemeyer Memorials (2000 & 1999); three Nassau Invitationals (2001, 1999, '84,); the 1984 New York State Amateur; 1992 New York City Amateur; 2001 Boff Invitational. . . ..U.S. Amateur quarter-finalist in 2003 & 1992. . . . British Amateur quarter-finalist in 1991. . . .Five-time MGA International Team member.