THE WOODLANDS, Texas (AP) — Ken Tanigawa birdied the first three holes for a share of the lead with Tim Petrovic when first-round play in the PGA Tour Champions' Insperity Invitational was...
Stricker, Jobe tied for Sanford International in Sioux Falls
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Steve Stricker and Brandt Jobe topped the Sanford International leaderboard again Saturday after another cool and breezy day in the inaugural PGA Tour Champions event.
After matching Jerry Smith and David McKenzie with first-round 7-under 63s, Striker and Jobe each shot 67 to get to 10-under 130 at Minnehaha Country Club.
Stricker shares lead at Sanford International in Sioux Falls
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Steve Stricker shot a 7-under 63 on Friday to share the first-round lead at the Sanford International.
The 51-year-old Stricker was 8 under through 17 holes at chilly, rain-softened Minnehaha Country Club but closed with a bogey to fall into a tie with Jerry Smith, Brandt Jobe and David McKenzie.
Stricker only got to play seven holes in the pro-am because of rain that prevented the field from getting in much practice.
Jerry Smith shoots 64, leads by 2 at 3M Championship
BLAINE, Minn. (AP) — Jerry Smith said his opening round at the TPC Twin Cities wasn't as stress-free as it might have appeared.
Nonetheless, Smith made three late birdies to shoot a bogey-free 8-under 64 on Friday and take a two-shot lead at the 3M Championship.
Goydos, Singh, Janzen lead; Langer struggles in Phoenix
PHOENIX (AP) — Defending champion Paul Goydos and major winners Vijay Singh and Lee Janzen shot 7-under 64 on Friday to share the first-round lead in the Charles Schwab Cup Championship.
Smith, McKenzie, Gilbert share PGA Tour Champions lead
CARY, N.C. (AP) — Jerry Smith, David McKenzie and Gibby Gilbert III shared the first-round lead at 5-under 67 on Friday in the PGA Tour Champions' SAS Championship.
Jerry Kelly, Bart Bryant and Fran Quinn were a stroke back at Prestonwood Country Club in the 50-and-over tour's regular-season finale.
Pro golf: Madison’s Jerry Kelly wins for first time on senior tour
SNOQUALMIE, Wash. — Jerry Kelly is a winner once again.
The Madison native got his first PGA Tour Champions victory on Sunday in the Boeing Classic, marking his first individual professional title since the PGA Tour’s Zurich Classic of New Orleans in 2009.
He shot a final-round 6-under-par 66 at the Club at Snoqualmie Ridge outside Seattle to defeat Jerry Smith by one stroke for a wire-to-wire victory.
Jerry Kelly wins Boeing Classic for first senior title
SNOQUALMIE, Wash. (AP) — Jerry Kelly won the Boeing Classic on Sunday for his first PGA Tour Champions title, closing with a 6-under 66 for a one-stroke victory over Jerry Smith.
Kelly tied Smith hit to 3 feet for birdie on the par-4 16th and moved ahead with a 15-foot birdie putt on the par-3 17th. After Smith left an 8-foot birdie try short on the par-5 18th, Kelly pulled his 3 1/2-foot birdie attempt to the left and tapped in for the winning par.