With This Victory - July 12, 2009 STEVE STRICKER John Deere Classic
Earns sixth career victory in 352ndcareer start on the PGA TOUR at the age of 42 years, 4 months, 20 days
Kemper Open, Motorola Western Open World Golf Championships - Accenture Match Play Championship The Barclays Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial, John Deere Classic
FEDEXCUP STATUS Moves from No. 5 to No. 2 in the FedExCup standings with 2,043 points, and trails leader Tiger Woods by 8 points. Stricker finished second behind Tiger Woods in the inaugural FedExCup standings in 2007.
EXEMPT STATUS Adds an additional year to his two-year exemption from winning the Colonial earlier this year, making him exempt through the 2012 season.
JOHN DEERE CLASSIC NOTES Wins the John Deere Classic in his eighth attempt in the Quad Cities.
Previous best finishes were T4 in 2004 and T7 in 1997. Has two missed cuts at the John Deere Classic.
Stricker's Weekly statistics: Driving Distance 279.0 yards 32 Driving Accuracy 46 of 56 (82.1%) T11 Greens in Regulation 55 of 72 (76.4%) T13 Total Putts 108 T7
2009 NOTES Seventh win by a player in their 40s on the PGA TOUR this season (Kenny Perry-2, Michael Bradley, Retief Goosen, Jerry Kelly and Stricker-2).
Moves to second in the season money list behind Tiger Woods.
CAREER NOTES Has posted two wins in a season for just the second time in his career. Also had two wins in 1996 at the Kemper Open and the Western Open.
Has 68 career top 10 finishes on TOUR.
Has already surpassed $3 million this season, which he has only done one other time in his 20 year TOUR career. Recorded over $4 million in 2007.
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