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Calcavecchia leads First Tee Open in his long-awaited return to Del Monte
Mark Calcavecchia shot an 8-under 64 on Friday at Del Monte to take a two-stroke lead over Tom Pernice Jr. in the Champions Tour's First Tee Open.
3 Sep 2010 - 10:24pm - 0 Comments
Defending champion Sluman faces strong field at First Tee Open
Two-time defending champion Jeff Sluman will join Champions Tour money leader Bernhard Langer, Tom Watson and three other tournament winners at the First Tee Open, starting Friday.
2 Sep 2010 - 6:41pm - 0 Comments
Unstoppable Langer pulls away to three-shot triumph at Boeing Classic
Bernhard Langer might want to start campaigning for more Champions Tour events in the Pacific Northwest. Langer pulled off a Seattle sweep with a final-round 69 as he pulled away from Nick Price down the stretch to win the Boeing Classic on Sunday.
29 Aug 2010 - 10:39pm - 0 Comments
Langer zips past Price with 63, takes one-shot lead at Boeing Classic
Bernhard Langer fired a 9-under 63 to take a one-shot lead over Nick Price after the second round of the Champions Tour's Boeing Classic on Saturday. Price struggled to make birdies on the back nine, allowing Langer to overtake the opening-round leader.
28 Aug 2010 - 10:19pm - 0 Comments
Hot start, big finish push Price to two- shot lead over Pernice at Boeing
Nick Price spent more than an hour on the practice range Thursday night trying to find the swing that had eluded him last week at the Jeld-Wen Tradition. He even took a club back to his hotel room, hoping that his swing would finally click once again.
27 Aug 2010 - 10:32pm - 0 Comments
After Senior Open near-miss, Couples back in northwest for Boeing Classic
Fred Couples was oh-so-close to winning a major championship in his own backyard. The Seattle native was tied for a share of the lead with Germany's Bernhard Langer after three rounds of the U.S. Senior Open at Sahalee Country Club in Sammamish, Wash., just a month ago.
26 Aug 2010 - 7:29pm - 0 Comments
Alabama's Shoal Creek to take over as host of Tradition, starting in May
The Champions Tour is moving one of its majors to Birmingham’s Shoal Creek, the club that sparked controversy at the 1990 PGA Championship for what was then an all-white membership. The Regions Tradition will replace the Champions Tour’s Jeld-Wen Tradition and the city’s Regions Charity Classic.
23 Aug 2010 - 11:38am - 0 Comments
Funk captures Jeld-Wen Tradition for second time in three just seasons
The Jeld-Wen Tradition is leaving Sunriver Resort's Crosswater Golf Club in central Oregon after a four-year run. No one is going to miss it more than Fred Funk.
22 Aug 2010 - 6:25pm - 0 Comments
Lehman leads Jeld-Wen Tradition thru three rounds, Langer tied for second
Tom Lehman moved into position for his second Champions Tour major victory of the year, shooting a 3-under 69 on Saturday at Crosswater Club to take a two-stroke lead in the Jeld-Wen Tradition. The Senior PGA Championship winner in late May, Lehman overcame a double bogey 6 on No.
21 Aug 2010 - 6:43pm - 0 Comments
Weibring goes up by two shots over Lehman after 36 holes at Tradition
D.A. Weibring shot his second consecutive 5-under 67 on Friday to take a two-stroke lead after two rounds of the Jeld-Wen Tradition at Crosswater Club.
20 Aug 2010 - 9:22pm - 0 Comments
Weibring and Lehman share Tradition lead, with Pavin one shot off pace
The final two holes at Crosswater Club have historically played as the most difficult during the Jeld-Wen Tradition. Not on Thursday for D.A. Weibring. Weibring rallied with birdies at Nos.
19 Aug 2010 - 10:28pm - 0 Comments
Langer goes for third straight senior major at Jeld-Wen Tradition
Bernhard Langer has a chance to join rare company on the Champions Tour. The Jeld-Wen Tradition begins Thursday in central Oregon, and Langer is going after his third consecutive Champions major in the tour’s fourth of five majors this year. Earlier this summer, Langer won the Senior British O
19 Aug 2010 - 12:56am - 0 Comments
Jeld-Wen ends its title sponsorship of the Tradition senior major
Jeld-Wen, an Oregon-based window and door manufacturer, will end its sponsorship of the Tradition after next week’s Champions Tour event. Jeld-Wen has been title sponsor of the event since 2003, when the Tradition moved from Arizona to Oregon.
12 Aug 2010 - 6:12pm - 0 Comments
Senior Players Championship offers free admission to all fans this season
Admission will be free at this year’s Constellation Energy Senior Players Championship. The PGA Tour announced Monday that tickets are on the house for all spectators during the entire week at this year’s final major on the Champions Tour. The Senior Players Championship will be held Oct.
9 Aug 2010 - 9:18pm - 0 Comments
Frost rides final-round 61 to record- setting victory at 3M Championship
Midway through his final round, the only question was whether David Frost could set a 3M Championship scoring record. He did so with his final stroke. Frost made a 25-foot putt for eagle on the 18th hole to finish an 11-under 61 on Sunday and win the title in record-setting fashion. "The ho
8 Aug 2010 - 6:47pm - 0 Comments
Calcavecchia and Frost share two- shot advantage at 3M Championship
David Frost and Mark Calcavecchia were a stark contrast coming off the 18th green Saturday, even though they are tied for the lead after two rounds of the 3M Championship. Calcavecchia held a three-shot lead after 16 holes, but bogeyed the final two holes to finish with a 66.
7 Aug 2010 - 6:57pm - 0 Comments
Armour leads Calcavecchia and Frost after Day 1 at 3M Championship
Tommy Armour III was the first player off the tee Friday. He'll be the last one off Saturday. Armour shot a 9-under 63 and has a one-stroke lead over Mark Calcavecchia and David Frost after one round of the 3M Championship.
6 Aug 2010 - 6:49pm - 0 Comments
Calcavecchia in search of more consistency at 3M Championship
When Mark Calcavecchia pulled into the TPC Twin Cities course parking lot and saw his name on a sign with “Champions Tour” above it, he felt he was at the right place. His time has come to play on the Champions Tour, and his challenge now is finding the confidence and consistency he needs to stay
5 Aug 2010 - 11:55am - 0 Comments
U.S. Senior Open Notebook: Despite stumble, Couples loves being home
Fred Couples joked that most of his fans probably left after he took a triple-bogey 8 on the second hole Sunday. They stuck around, giving the Seattle native a rousing ovation at every hole during Sunday's final round of the U.S.
1 Aug 2010 - 9:45pm - 0 Comments