Champions Tour

Durant, Frost and Garwood share lead at Senior Players Championship
PITTSBURGH – Joe Durant is trying desperately to hold onto his old job on the PGA Tour.    If it doesn't work out, his new gig is looking more promising all the time.    The Champions T
26 Jun 2014 - 5:39pm - 0 Comments
Kenny Perry looking to defend major title at Senior Players Championship
PITTSBURGH – Kenny Perry spent more than three decades futilely chasing the biggest prizes in golf.    Now he can't seem to stop winning them, on the Champions Tour at least.    The 53-
25 Jun 2014 - 7:51pm - 0 Comments
Tom Lehman wins Champions Tour's Encompass Championship
GLENVIEW, Ill. (AP) -- Tom Lehman made a 12-foot birdie putt on the final hole Sunday to win the Champions Tour's Encompass Championship.
22 Jun 2014 - 5:20pm - 0 Comments
Tom Lehman shoots 66, grabs three-shot lead at rainy Encompass
GLENVIEW, Ill. -- Tom Lehman opened a three-stroke lead Saturday in the Champions Tour's Encompass Championship, shooting a bogey-free 6-under 66 before play was suspended because of a thunderstorm.
21 Jun 2014 - 7:23pm - 0 Comments
Tom Lehman leads Encompass by one after bogey-free first round
GLENVIEW, Ill. – Tom Lehman birdied four straight holes and finished with a bogey-free 7-under 65 to take the first-round lead Friday in the Champions Tour's Encompass Championship.    Finishing on the front nine, Lehman bird
20 Jun 2014 - 7:43pm - 0 Comments
Jeff Sluman, Fred Funk team to win Legends of Golf on par-3 course
RIDGEDALE, Mo. -- Jeff Sluman and Fred Funk teamed to win the Champions Tour's Legends of Golf on Sunday, and Jim Colbert and Jim Thorpe topped the Legends Division for players 65 and older.
8 Jun 2014 - 8:00pm - 0 Comments
Jay Haas, Peter Jacobsen team up for 6-under to take Legends of Golf lead
RIDGEDALE, Mo. -- Jay Haas and Peter Jacobsen took the second-round lead Saturday in the Champions Tour's Legends of Golf, teaming for a 6-under 48 in windy conditions on the par-3 Top of the Rock course.
7 Jun 2014 - 7:18pm - 0 Comments
Perry-Cochran and Funk-Sluman share Day 1 lead at Legends of Golf
RIDGEDALE, Mo. – Kenny Perry and Russ Cochran teamed to birdie the final three holes for a share of the lead with Jeff Sluman and Fred Funk on Friday in the Champions Tour's Big Cedar Lodge Legends of Golf.    The leaders wer
6 Jun 2014 - 11:23pm - 0 Comments
Legends of Golf breaking ground by using 9-hole par-3 course in regulation
RIDGEDALE, Mo. – Thirty-six years ago, the first Legends of Golf was such a hit that it sparked interest that led to the creation of the Champions Tour.
5 Jun 2014 - 10:49pm - 0 Comments
Tom Pernice Jr. wins playoff to capture Principal Charity Classic
DES MOINES, Iowa -- For the second time in less than a year, Tom Pernice Jr. hit a crucial shot on the 17th hole on his way to a victory. This time, Pernice needed one more big shot to secure the win.
1 Jun 2014 - 8:03pm - 0 Comments
Garwood finishes with 65, one-shot lead at Principal Charity Classic
DES MOINES, Iowa -- Doug Garwood sent his approach on the 18th hole into the sand and sighed.
31 May 2014 - 9:26pm - 0 Comments
Mark Calcavecchia and Wes Short tied for Principal Charity Classic lead
DES MOINES, Iowa – Mark Calcavecchia appeared to be off to yet another slow start after only two strokes.    He managed to save par, and went on to put together his best opening round of the year.   
30 May 2014 - 7:49pm - 0 Comments
Jay Haas looking for fourth win at Principal Charity Classic in Iowa
DES MOINES, Iowa – Jay Haas is winless on the Champions Tour this season.    He's at the right place to change that this weekend.    The 60-year-old Haas has won the Principal Charity C
29 May 2014 - 5:43pm - 0 Comments
Senior PGA Championship site fits Montgomerie's high fades to a tee
BENTON HARBOR, Mich. -- Colin Montgomerie had a one-liner ready to go when asked about his winless first year on the Champions Tour.
21 May 2014 - 10:00pm - 0 Comments
Perry wins Regions Tradition, third consecutive senior major victory
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Kenny Perry won his third Champions Tour major in the past year with a one-stroke victory over Mark Calcavecchia on Sunday in the Regions Tradition.
18 May 2014 - 5:38pm - 0 Comments
Perry's 69 gives him one-shot lead over Inman at Regions Tradition
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Kenny Perry's driver is sailing long and true again, just like the one he used to win two major championships last year.
17 May 2014 - 6:34pm - 0 Comments
Mark Calcavecchia grabs 36-hole lead over Jay Haas at Regions Tradition
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Mark Calcavecchia's 8-foot closing putt for birdie put him in a better mood and sole possession of the second-round lead in the Regions Tradition at Shoal Creek.   
16 May 2014 - 7:22pm - 0 Comments
Jay Haas and Mark Calcavecchia among four tied at Regions Tradition
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Champions Tour players put on long-sleeved pullovers and tried to figure out which way the wind was swirling from hole to hole.
15 May 2014 - 6:55pm - 0 Comments
Damp weather could give big hitters an edge at Regions Tradition this week
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Tom Watson gives an edge to the long hitters at rain-soaked Shoal Creek.    Watson figures guys like Bernhard Langer, Kenny Perry and Fred Couples could have an easier time of it on some holes in rainy, chilly
14 May 2014 - 5:47pm - 0 Comments