Champions Tour

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- Steve Stricker will finally get to play in the PGA Tour Champions event that he already hosts.
Haas wins Principal Charity Classic for third time, this one by five shots
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- Kirk Triplett put together the best round of golf anyone had ever played Sunday in the Principal Charity Classic.
3 Jun 2012 - 6:34pm - 0 Comments
Haas, two-time champ, opens up three-shot lead at Principal Charity
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- Only Jay Haas knows what it's like to take the biggest lead in Principal Charity Classic history into the final round.
2 Jun 2012 - 7:58pm - 0 Comments
Goodes birdies first four holes, leads by two at Principal Charity Classic
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- Mike Goodes opened the Principal Charity Classic by sticking all of his approaches next to the cup and tapping in for easy birdies.
1 Jun 2012 - 7:36pm - 0 Comments
Langer and Perry headline Principal Charity Classic, Chapman not playing
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa -- The golfers playing this weekend's Principal Charity Classic caught a bit of a break. Senior PGA Championship winner Roger Chapman and points leader Michael Allen didn't make the trip to Iowa.
31 May 2012 - 5:49pm - 0 Comments
Funk wins Insperity Championship, edging Lehman by one on final hole
THE WOODLANDS, Texas -- Fred Funk can attach one more good memory to the Woodlands Country Club. Funk birdied the final hole Sunday to beat Tom Lehman by a stroke in the Champions Tour's Insperity Championship.
6 May 2012 - 6:43pm - 0 Comments
Big 3 of Nicklaus, Palmer and Player play in special Insperity exhibition
THE WOODLANDS, Texas -- Arnold Palmer curled in the 25-foot putt on the 18th hole, raised his right hand and acknowledged the massive, cheering gallery with a thumbs-up sign and his trademark smile.
5 May 2012 - 8:50pm - 0 Comments
Funk shares second-round lead with Lehman at Insperity Championship
THE WOODLANDS, Texas -- Fred Funk's game is rounding into form just in time for the thick of the Champions Tour season. He wouldn't mind kick-starting his summer with a victory in early May, either.
5 May 2012 - 7:31pm - 0 Comments
Lehman tops Insperity Championship by one shot over Funk and Jenkins
THE WOODLANDS, Texas -- Tom Lehman used to hate the Tournament Course at The Woodlands Country Club. Now, he's wondering why he ever felt that way.
4 May 2012 - 7:08pm - 0 Comments
Allen, suddenly red-hot, seeks third straight win on Champions Tour
THE WOODLANDS, Texas -- Michael Allen studied the PGA Tour statistics last year, and one number jumped out at him.
3 May 2012 - 7:59pm - 0 Comments
Allen-Frost team wins Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf over Cook-Sindelar
Michael Allen, with a little help from David Frost, has gone from practically unknown on the Champions Tour to practically unbeatable.
22 Apr 2012 - 6:15pm - 0 Comments
Frost-Allen team ties Purtzer-Bryant for lead at Liberty Mutual Legends
David Frost and Michael Allen birdied nine of the first 13 holes and combined for a 9-under 63 on Saturday for a share of the second-round lead with Tom Purtzer and Brad Bryant in the Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf.
21 Apr 2012 - 8:04pm - 0 Comments
Purtzer-Bryant team leads Legends of Golf after near course-record 60
Brad Bryant and Tom Purtzer teamed up for a 12-under 60 to take the first-round lead at the Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf on Friday. The score was one shot off the course record set in 2008 by Tom Watson and Andy North at the best-ball event at The Club at Savannah Harbor.
20 Apr 2012 - 6:45pm - 0 Comments
Scioto CC, where Nicklaus learned to play, will host 2016 U.S. Senior Open
Scioto Country Club is returning to the national spotlight in golf for the first time in decades. And Jack Nicklaus wants to be ready for it.
17 Apr 2012 - 4:08pm - 0 Comments
Allen wins Encompass Insurance Pro- Am by three shots over Perry
Michael Allen didn't let early struggles stop him from ending a long title drought. Allen won the Encompass Insurance Pro-Am on Sunday for his second Champions Tour title, closing with a 3-under 68 for a three-stroke victory over Kenny Perry.
15 Apr 2012 - 6:01pm - 1 Comments
Allen races out to five-shot lead at Encompass Insurance Pro-Am
Michael Allen talked more about a pair of pars than an eagle as he took a commanding lead at the Encompass Insurance Pro-Am. Allen shot a 4-under 67 on Saturday to take a five-stroke lead after the second round of the Champions Tour event.
14 Apr 2012 - 7:43pm - 0 Comments
Fleisher, at 63, leads Allen and Lu at Encompass Insurance Pro-Am
Bruce Fleisher was as surprised as anyone to find himself atop the leaderboard. The 63-year-old Fleisher shot a 6-under 65 on Friday to take a one-stroke lead over Michael Allen and Chien Soon Lu after the first round of the Champions' Tour Encompass Insurance Pro-Am.
13 Apr 2012 - 7:53pm - 0 Comments
Couples makes birdie on final hole to win Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic
Fred Couples looks like a man who is ready for another run at the Masters.
25 Mar 2012 - 5:51pm - 0 Comments
Sluman and Couples lead after Round 2 of Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic
Jeff Sluman watched Fred Couples make six birdies in a row Saturday morning. He did his best imitation in the afternoon.
24 Mar 2012 - 8:42pm - 0 Comments
Senior leads after soggy, quiet first day at Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic
Peter Senior posted a 5-under 67 Friday to share the clubhouse lead at the Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic with Jim Carter.
23 Mar 2012 - 7:19pm - 0 Comments