The Honda Classic

Palm Beach Gardens, Florida • March 18-21, 2021

PGA National (Champion)
Par/Yards: 35-35--70 | 7,125
The Honda Classic
FedExCup Points (first): 500
Purse: $7,000,000
Winner: Matt Jones

FedExCup Points: 500

61-70-69-68 268 (-12) | $1,260,000

Leaders


Round 1
Matt Jones 61 (-9)
Russell Henley 64 (-6)
Aaron Wise 64 (-6)
Joseph Bramlett 66 (-4)
Cameron Davis 66 (-4)
Kevin Chappell 66 (-4)
Scott Harrington 66 (-4)
Steve Stricker 66 (-4)
Round 2
Aaron Wise 128 (-12)
Brandon Hagy 131 (-9)
Matt Jones 131 (-9)
Sam Ryder 132 (-8)
Denny McCarthy 133 (-7)
Scott Harrington 133 (-7)
Russell Henley 133 (-7)
Shane Lowry 133 (-7)
Round 3
Matt Jones 200 (-10)
J.B. Holmes 203 (-7)
Aaron Wise 203 (-7)
Sam Ryder 204 (-6)
Cheng Tsung Pan 204 (-6)
Cameron Tringale 204 (-6)

Order of Finish  

( CUT: 36 HOLES : 68 professionals at +1 (141) or better. )
Pos Player Scores Total FedExCup
Points
Earnings
1 Matt Jones 61 70 69 68 268 (-12) 500 $1,260,000
2 Brandon Hagy 69 62 76 66 273 (-7) 300 $763,000
T3 Denny McCarthy 68 65 74 67 274 (-6) 125 $320,600
T3 Chase Seiffert 67 74 69 64 274 (-6) 125 $320,600
T3 Cheng Tsung Pan 67 72 65 70 274 (-6) 125 $320,600
T3 Brendan Steele 73 65 71 65 274 (-6) 125 $320,600
T3 Russell Henley 64 69 73 68 274 (-6) 125 $320,600
T8 Adam Hadwin 72 65 70 68 275 (-5) 75 $190,750
T8 Camilo Villegas 69 65 72 69 275 (-5) 75 $190,750
T8 Zach Johnson 67 68 70 70 275 (-5) 75 $190,750
T8 Sungjae Im 68 68 69 70 275 (-5) 75 $190,750
T8 Sam Ryder 69 63 72 71 275 (-5) 75 $190,750
T13 Aaron Wise 64 64 75 73 276 (-4) 54 $125,417
T13 Adam Scott 69 67 72 68 276 (-4) 54 $125,417
T13 Steve Stricker 66 71 70 69 276 (-4) 54 $125,417
T13 Kevin Chappell 66 70 75 65 276 (-4) 54 $125,417
T13 Cameron Tringale 67 68 69 72 276 (-4) 54 $125,417
T13 Robert Streb 69 66 70 71 276 (-4) 54 $125,417
T19 John Huh 68 70 70 69 277 (-3) 42 $82,950
T19 Harry Higgs 68 67 74 68 277 (-3) 42 $82,950
T19 Michael Thompson 71 66 73 67 277 (-3) 42 $82,950
T19 Stewart Cink 71 64 70 72 277 (-3) 42 $82,950
T19 Lucas Glover 71 66 69 71 277 (-3) 42 $82,950
T19 Harold Varner III 71 65 71 70 277 (-3) 42 $82,950
T25 Joaquin Niemann 69 67 73 69 278 (-2) 33 $54,950
T25 Phil Mickelson 71 68 69 70 278 (-2) 33 $54,950
T25 Chris Kirk 68 71 67 72 278 (-2) 33 $54,950
T25 Brice Garnett 71 64 70 73 278 (-2) 33 $54,950
T25 Roger Sloan 71 69 66 72 278 (-2) 33 $54,950
T30 Keegan Bradley 69 69 67 74 279 (-1) 27 $45,850
T30 Chase Koepka 69 69 74 67 279 (-1) -- $45,850
T30 Jhonattan Vegas 71 68 69 71 279 (-1) 27 $45,850
T33 Tyler McCumber 70 69 70 71 280 (0) 22 $39,900
T33 Cameron Davis 66 71 70 73 280 (0) 22 $39,900
T33 Sepp Straka 68 70 69 73 280 (0) 22 $39,900
T36 Vincent Whaley 73 67 68 73 281 (1) 16 $29,785
T36 William Gordon 67 69 72 73 281 (1) 16 $29,785
T36 Adam Schenk 72 66 72 71 281 (1) 16 $29,785
T36 Matthew NeSmith 70 68 73 70 281 (1) 16 $29,785
T36 Shane Lowry 67 66 74 74 281 (1) 16 $29,785
T36 Satoshi Kodaira 70 71 71 69 281 (1) 16 $29,785
T36 Tom Lewis 74 66 71 70 281 (1) 16 $29,785
T36 Mackenzie Hughes 68 72 71 70 281 (1) 16 $29,785
T36 Nate Lashley 68 71 74 68 281 (1) 16 $29,785
T36 Kevin Streelman 69 67 73 72 281 (1) 16 $29,785
T46 Alex Noren 71 68 69 74 282 (2) 9 $19,070
T46 J.B. Holmes 69 67 67 79 282 (2) 9 $19,070
T46 Pat Perez 72 69 71 70 282 (2) 9 $19,070
T46 Brian Gay 71 67 73 71 282 (2) 9 $19,070
Pos Player Scores Total FedExCup
Points
Earnings
T46 Lucas Herbert 70 69 70 73 282 (2) -- $19,070
T46 Mark Hubbard 68 73 69 72 282 (2) 9 $19,070
T46 Talor Gooch 72 69 72 69 282 (2) 9 $19,070
T53 Keith Mitchell 69 69 74 71 283 (3) 6 $16,478
T53 Charl Schwartzel 70 69 71 73 283 (3) 6 $16,478
T53 Jason Dufner 68 68 75 72 283 (3) 6 $16,478
T53 Scott Harrington 66 67 79 71 283 (3) 6 $16,478
T53 Jim Herman 70 71 69 73 283 (3) 6 $16,478
T58 Jimmy Walker 69 68 77 70 284 (4) 5 $15,960
T58 Ryan Armour 70 71 66 77 284 (4) 5 $15,960
T60 D.J. Trahan 68 71 76 70 285 (5) 5 $15,540
T60 William McGirt 69 69 72 75 285 (5) 5 $15,540
T60 Beau Hossler 71 70 72 72 285 (5) 5 $15,540
T60 Erik van Rooyen 70 70 69 76 285 (5) 5 $15,540
64 Ted Potter, Jr. 70 71 74 71 286 (6) 4 $15,190
T65 Rickie Fowler 70 68 78 71 287 (7) 4 $14,980
T65 Stephen Stallings Jr. 71 70 70 76 287 (7) -- $14,980
T67 Kiradech Aphibarnrat 70 71 75 74 290 (10) 4 $14,700
T67 Bronson Burgoon 69 70 78 73 290 (10) 4 $14,700
CUT Seung-Yul Noh 70 72 142 (2) -- --
CUT Anirban Lahiri 72 70 142 (2) -- --
CUT Russell Knox 70 72 142 (2) -- --
CUT Troy Merritt 74 68 142 (2) -- --
CUT Byeong Hun An 72 70 142 (2) -- --
CUT Xinjun Zhang 71 71 142 (2) -- --
CUT Jim Furyk 70 72 142 (2) -- --
CUT Nick Taylor 72 70 142 (2) -- --
CUT Wyndham Clark 70 72 142 (2) -- --
CUT Tyler Duncan 74 68 142 (2) -- --
CUT Richy Werenski 69 73 142 (2) -- --
CUT Ian Poulter 71 72 143 (3) -- --
CUT Luke Donald 76 67 143 (3) -- --
CUT Cameron Percy 69 74 143 (3) -- --
CUT David Hearn 73 70 143 (3) -- --
CUT Austin Cook 74 69 143 (3) -- --
CUT Matt Wallace 74 69 143 (3) -- --
CUT Patton Kizzire 71 72 143 (3) -- --
CUT Kelly Kraft 71 72 143 (3) -- --
CUT Patrick Rodgers 70 73 143 (3) -- --
CUT Henrik Norlander 71 72 143 (3) -- --
CUT Rhein Gibson 74 70 144 (4) -- --
CUT Dylan Frittelli 75 69 144 (4) -- --
CUT Kristoffer Ventura 73 71 144 (4) -- --
CUT Adam Long 68 76 144 (4) -- --
CUT Bo Hoag 71 73 144 (4) -- --
CUT Ryan Moore 72 72 144 (4) -- --
CUT Luke List 75 69 144 (4) -- --
CUT Michael Kim 74 70 144 (4) -- --
CUT Doug Ghim 72 73 145 (5) -- --
Pos Player Scores Total FedExCup
Points
Earnings
CUT Chez Reavie 70 75 145 (5) -- --
CUT Rafael Campos 70 75 145 (5) -- --
CUT K.J. Choi 73 72 145 (5) -- --
CUT Kyoung-Hoon Lee 72 73 145 (5) -- --
CUT Joseph Bramlett 66 79 145 (5) -- --
CUT Scott Brown 71 74 145 (5) -- --
CUT Scott Stallings 74 71 145 (5) -- --
CUT Tom Hoge 74 72 146 (6) -- --
CUT Rafa Cabrera Bello 75 71 146 (6) -- --
CUT Zach Zaback 77 69 146 (6) -- --
CUT Marcelo Rozo 77 69 146 (6) -- --
CUT Maverick McNealy 76 70 146 (6) -- --
CUT J.T. Poston 74 73 147 (7) -- --
CUT Robby Shelton 74 73 147 (7) -- --
CUT Brandon Wu 74 73 147 (7) -- --
CUT Chesson Hadley 74 73 147 (7) -- --
CUT Vijay Singh 74 73 147 (7) -- --
CUT Vaughn Taylor 77 70 147 (7) -- --
CUT Graeme McDowell 79 69 148 (8) -- --
CUT Lee Westwood 70 78 148 (8) -- --
CUT Michael Gligic 72 76 148 (8) -- --
CUT Ryo Ishikawa 78 70 148 (8) -- --
CUT Hudson Swafford 72 76 148 (8) -- --
CUT Sebastian Cappelen 75 74 149 (9) -- --
CUT Hunter Mahan 77 72 149 (9) -- --
CUT Erik Compton 70 79 149 (9) -- --
CUT Alan Morin 75 74 149 (9) -- --
CUT Hank Lebioda 75 74 149 (9) -- --
CUT J.J. Spaun 74 75 149 (9) -- --
CUT Padraig Harrington 72 78 150 (10) -- --
CUT Jamie Lovemark 78 72 150 (10) -- --
CUT Rob Oppenheim 75 75 150 (10) -- --
CUT Brian Stuard 79 72 151 (11) -- --
CUT Peter Malnati 75 76 151 (11) -- --
CUT Grayson Murray 76 75 151 (11) -- --
CUT Bo Van Pelt 76 75 151 (11) -- --
CUT Wesley Bryan 74 78 152 (12) -- --
CUT Andrew Landry 79 73 152 (12) -- --
CUT Sung Kang 76 76 152 (12) -- --
CUT Martin Kaymer 77 76 153 (13) -- --
CUT Henrik Stenson 78 75 153 (13) -- --
CUT Rory Sabbatini 79 74 153 (13) -- --
CUT Martin Trainer 72 85 157 (17) -- --
CUT Kamaiu Johnson 81 79 160 (20) -- --
W/D Sean O'Hair 80 80 (10) -- --

Notes


Matt Jones won The Honda Classic by five strokes, becoming the third player in tournament history to win by five strokes or more. It marked Jones' second PGA TOUR title and first since the 2014 Vivint Houston Open, snapping a winless drought of 6 years, 11 months, 15 days.

With a first-round 61, Jones became the second player in tournament history to record a 61 or better, joining Brian Harman (61/R2/2012).

Jones led the field in Birdies (20), Strokes Gained: Tee to Green (3.575 per round) and Par-4 Scoring Average (3.90).

Aaron Wise (T13) became the second player in tournament history with a 36-hole score of 128 or better, joining Dan Pohl (128/1989). He opened with scores of 64-64 before over-par scores in the final two rounds (75-73).

WEATHER: Thursday: Partly cloudy. High of 86. Wind SSW 15-20 mph, with gusts to 30 mph. Friday: Partly cloudy. High of 83. Wind WNW 10-15 mph. Saturday: Partly cloudy. High of 78. Wind NW 6-12 mph. Sunday: Partly cloudy. High of 77. Wind W 7-14 mph.

Tournament Record: 264

Justin Leonard (2003)

PGA National (Champion): 61

Matt Jones (2021) , Brian Harman (2012)

Tournament History


End Date Purse Winner Score Runner-Up Earnings Location (Par/Yards)

The Honda Classic

3/21/2021 $7,000,000 Matt Jones 268 (-12)
Brandon Hagy - 273 (-7)
$1,260,000
PGA National (Champion), Palm Beach Gardens, FL (70/7,125)
3/1/2020 $7,000,000 Sungjae Im 274 (-6)
Mackenzie Hughes - 275 (-5)
$1,260,000
PGA National (Champion), Palm Beach Gardens, FL (70/7,125)
3/3/2019 $6,800,000 Keith Mitchell 271 (-9)
Rickie Fowler - 272 (-8)
Brooks Koepka - 272 (-8)
$1,224,000
PGA National (Champion), Palm Beach Gardens, FL (70/7,125)
2/25/2018 $6,600,000 Justin Thomas * 272 (-8)
Luke List - 272 (-8)
$1,188,000
PGA National (Champion), Palm Beach Gardens, FL (70/7,140)
2/26/2017 $6,400,000 Rickie Fowler 268 (-12)
Gary Woodland - 272 (-8)
Morgan Hoffmann - 272 (-8)
$1,152,000
PGA National (Champion), Palm Beach Gardens, FL (70/7,140)
2/28/2016 $6,100,000 Adam Scott 271 (-9)
Sergio Garcia - 272 (-8)
$1,098,000
PGA National (Champion), Palm Beach Gardens, FL (70/7,140)
3/1/2015 $6,100,000 Padraig Harrington * 274 (-6)
Daniel Berger - 274 (-6)
$1,098,000
PGA National (Champion), Palm Beach Gardens, FL (70/7,140)
3/2/2014 $6,000,000 Russell Henley * 272 (-8)
Ryan Palmer - 272 (-8)
Rory McIlroy - 272 (-8)
Russell Knox - 272 (-8)
$1,080,000
PGA National (Champion), Palm Beach Gardens, FL (70/7,140)
3/3/2013 $6,000,000 Michael Thompson 271 (-9)
Geoff Ogilvy - 273 (-7)
$1,080,000
PGA National (Champion), Palm Beach Gardens, FL (70/7,110)
3/4/2012 $5,700,000 Rory McIlroy 268 (-12)
Tom Gillis - 270 (-10)
Tiger Woods - 270 (-10)
$1,026,000
PGA National (Champion), Palm Beach Gardens, FL (70/7,110)
3/6/2011 $5,700,000 Rory Sabbatini 271 (-9)
Y.E. Yang - 272 (-8)
$1,026,000
PGA National (Champion), Palm Beach Gardens, FL (70/7,158)
3/7/2010 $5,600,000 Camilo Villegas 267 (-13)
Anthony Kim - 272 (-8)
$1,008,000
PGA National (Champion), Palm Beach Gardens, FL (70/7,158)
3/8/2009 $5,600,000 Y.E. Yang 271 (-9)
John Rollins - 272 (-8)
$1,008,000
PGA National (Champion), Palm Beach Gardens, FL (70/7,158)
3/2/2008 $5,500,000 Ernie Els 274 (-6)
Luke Donald - 275 (-5)
$990,000
PGA National (Champion), Palm Beach Gardens, FL (70/7,158)
3/4/2007 $5,500,000 Mark Wilson * 275 (-5)
José Coceres - 275 (-5)
Boo Weekley - 275 (-5)
Camilo Villegas - 275 (-5)
$990,000
PGA National (Champion), Palm Beach Gardens, FL (70/7,241)
3/12/2006 $5,500,000 Luke Donald 276 (-12)
Geoff Ogilvy - 278 (-10)
$990,000
CC at Mirasol (Sunset), Palm Beach Gardens, FL (72/7,384)
3/13/2005 $5,500,000 Padraig Harrington * 274 (-14)
Vijay Singh - 274 (-14)
Joe Ogilvie - 274 (-14)
$990,000
CC at Mirasol (Sunset), Palm Beach Gardens, FL (72/7,384)
3/14/2004 $5,000,000 Todd Hamilton 276 (-12)
Davis Love III - 277 (-11)
$900,000
CC at Mirasol (Sunset), Palm Beach Gardens, FL (72/7,468)
3/16/2003 $5,000,000 Justin Leonard 264 (-24)
Davis Love III - 265 (-23)
Chad Campbell - 265 (-23)
$900,000
CC at Mirasol (Sunset), Palm Beach Gardens, FL (72/7,157)
3/10/2002 $3,500,000 Matt Kuchar 269 (-19)
Brad Faxon - 271 (-17)
Joey Sindelar - 271 (-17)
$630,000
TPC Heron Bay, Coral Springs, FL (72/7,268)

Honda Classic

3/11/2001 $3,200,000 Jesper Parnevik 270 (-18)
Mark Calcavecchia - 271 (-17)
Craig Perks - 271 (-17)
Geoff Ogilvy - 271 (-17)
$576,000
TPC Heron Bay, Coral Springs, FL (72/7,268)
3/12/2000 $2,900,000 Dudley Hart 269 (-19)
Kevin Wentworth - 270 (-18)
J.P. Hayes - 270 (-18)
$522,000
TPC Heron Bay, Coral Springs, FL (72/7,268)
3/14/1999 $2,600,000 Vijay Singh 277 (-11)
Payne Stewart - 279 (-9)
$468,000
TPC Heron Bay, Coral Springs, FL (72/7,268)
3/15/1998 $1,800,000 Mark Calcavecchia 270 (-18)
Vijay Singh - 273 (-15)
$324,000
TPC Heron Bay, Coral Springs, FL (72/7,268)
3/16/1997 $1,500,000 Stuart Appleby 274 (-14)
Michael Bradley - 275 (-13)
Payne Stewart - 275 (-13)
$270,000
TPC Heron Bay, Coral Springs, FL (72/7,268)
3/10/1996 $1,300,000 Tim Herron 271 (-17)
Mark McCumber - 275 (-13)
$234,000
TPC Eagle Trace, Coral Springs, FL (72/7,037)
3/12/1995 $1,200,000 Mark O'Meara 275 (-9)
Nick Faldo - 276 (-8)
$216,000
Weston Hills G&CC, Weston, FL (71/7,069)
3/13/1994 $1,100,000 Nick Price 276 (-8)
Craig Parry - 277 (-7)
$198,000
Weston Hills G&CC, Weston, FL (71/7,069)
3/14/1993 $1,100,000 Fred Couples * 207 (-9)
Robert Gamez - 207 (-9)
$198,000
Weston Hills G&CC, Weston, FL (72/7,069)
3/15/1992 $1,100,000 Corey Pavin * 273 (-15)
Fred Couples - 273 (-15)
$198,000
Weston Hills G&CC, Weston, FL (72/7,069)
3/10/1991 $1,000,000 Steve Pate 279 (-9)
Paul Azinger - 282 (-6)
Dan Halldorson - 282 (-6)
$180,000
TPC Eagle Trace, Coral Springs, FL (72/7,037)
3/11/1990 $1,000,000 John Huston 282 (-6)
Mark Calcavecchia - 284 (-4)
$180,000
TPC Eagle Trace, Coral Springs, FL (72/7,037)
3/5/1989 $800,000 Blaine McCallister 266 (-22)
Payne Stewart - 270 (-18)
$144,000
TPC Eagle Trace, Coral Springs, FL (72/7,037)
3/13/1988 $700,000 Joey Sindelar 276 (-12)
Ed Fiori - 278 (-10)
Sandy Lyle - 278 (-10)
Payne Stewart - 278 (-10)
$126,000
TPC Eagle Trace, Coral Springs, FL (72/7,037)
3/8/1987 $600,000 Mark Calcavecchia 279 (-9)
Bernhard Langer - 282 (-6)
Payne Stewart - 282 (-6)
$108,000
TPC Eagle Trace, Coral Springs, FL (72/7,030)
3/2/1986 $500,000 Kenny Knox 287 (-1)
Andy Bean - 288
John Mahaffey - 288
Jodie Mudd - 288
Clarence Rose - 288
$90,000
TPC Eagle Trace, Coral Springs, FL (72/7,030)
3/3/1985 $500,000 Curtis Strange * 275 (-13)
Peter Jacobsen - 275 (-13)
$90,000
TPC Eagle Trace, Coral Springs, FL (72/7,030)
3/4/1984 $500,000 Bruce Lietzke * 280 (-8)
Andy Bean - 280 (-8)
$90,000
TPC Eagle Trace, Coral Springs, FL (72/7,030)

Honda Inverrary Classic

3/6/1983 $400,000 Johnny Miller 278 (-10)
Jack Nicklaus - 280 (-8)
$72,000
Inverrary G&CC (East), Lauderhill, FL (72/7,128)
3/6/1982 $400,000 Hale Irwin 269 (-19)
George Burns - 270 (-18)
Tom Kite - 270 (-18)
$72,000
Inverrary G&CC (East), Lauderhill, FL (72/7,128)

American Motors Inverrary Classic

3/8/1981 $300,000 Tom Kite 274 (-14)
Jack Nicklaus - 275 (-13)
$54,000
Inverrary G&CC (East), Lauderhill, FL (72/7,128)

Jackie Gleason-Inverrary Classic

3/9/1980 $300,000 Johnny Miller 274 (-14)
Charles Coody - 276 (-12)
Bruce Lietzke - 276 (-12)
$54,000
Inverrary G&CC (East), Lauderhill, FL (72/7,128)
3/11/1979 $300,000 Larry Nelson 274 (-14)
Grier Jones - 277 (-11)
$54,000
Inverrary G&CC (East), Lauderhill, FL (72/7,128)
2/26/1978 $250,000 Jack Nicklaus 276 (-12)
Grier Jones - 277 (-11)
$50,000
Inverrary G&CC (East), Lauderhill, FL (72/7,128)
2/27/1977 $250,000 Jack Nicklaus 275 (-13)
Gary Player - 280 (-8)
$50,000
Inverrary G&CC (East), Lauderhill, FL (72/7,128)
3/2/1975 $260,000 Bob Murphy 273 (-15)
Eddie Pearce - 274 (-14)
$52,000
Inverrary G&CC (East), Lauderhill, FL (72/7,128)
2/24/1974 $260,000 Leonard Thompson 278 (-10)
Hale Irwin - 279 (-9)
$52,000
Inverrary G&CC (East), Lauderhill, FL (72/7,128)

Jackie Gleason Inverrary-National Airlines Classic

2/25/1973 $260,000 Lee Trevino 279 (-9)
Forrest Fezler - 280 (-8)
$52,000
Inverrary G&CC (East), Lauderhill, FL (72/7,128)

Jackie Gleason's Inverrary Classic

2/27/1972 $260,000 Tom Weiskopf 278 (-10)
Jack Nicklaus - 279 (-9)
$52,000
Inverrary G&CC (East), Lauderhill, FL (72/7,128)

* indicates playoff