Ames wins 2nd senior title at Principal Charity

Sports

DES MOINES, Iowa — Stephen Ames won the Principal Charity Classic on Sunday for his second PGA Tour Champions title, taking advantage of Tim Herron‘s final-round collapse.

Seven strokes behind Herron entering the round, Ames shot a 5-under 67 for a one-stroke victory over fellow Canadian Mike Weir.

A four-time winner on the PGA Tour, Ames won the 2017 Mitsubishi Electric Classic for his first senior title. The 57-year-old naturalized Canadian citizen from Trinidad finished at 12-under 204 at Wakonda Club.

Weir closed with a 69.

Herron bogeyed three of the final five holes in a 76 that left him tied for third at 10 under. He missed a chance for his first senior victory after winning four times on the PGA Tour.

Willie Wood (68) and Doug Barron (71) matched Herron at 10 under.

Articles You May Like

As Biden weighs a federal gas tax holiday, here’s what that could mean for prices at the pump
‘Mass death’ of children if no global aid as Ukraine war exacerbates worst drought in 40 years
Ripping up NI trade deal is ‘economic vandalism’, warns Irish leader
Ukraine War: ‘Horrendous casualties, it’s becoming a meat grinder’
Artificial Photosynthesis Developed to Help Make Food Production More Energy-Efficient