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Dick Mast leads by one on Champions Tour

SAINTE-JULIE, Quebec, Sept. 6 (UPI) -- Dick Mast, making his 165th start on the Champions Tour and still looking for his first win, took the lead Friday after one round of the Montreal Championship.

Bryant goes after second straight Champions Tour win

SNOQUALMIE, Wash., Aug. 23 (UPI) -- Bart Bryant, seeking his second Champions Tour win in as many weeks, took a one-shot lead Friday after one round of the Boeing Classic.

Bart Bryant's 62 opens big lead at Dick's Sporting Goods Open

ENDICOTT, N.Y., Aug. 17 (UPI) -- Champions Tour rookie Bart Bryant tied a course record with a 10-under 62 Saturday, opening big lead after two rounds of the Dick's Sporting Goods Open.

Perry leads in 1,000th Champions Tour event

ENDICOTT, N.Y., Aug. 16 (UPI) -- Kenny Perry kept his hot streak going Friday, firing a 65 that gave him the first-round lead at the Dick's Sporting Goods Open.

Tom Pernice Jr. uses late charge to win 3M Championship

BLAINE, Minn., Aug. 4 (UPI) -- Tom Pernice Jr. used birdies on the final two holes to edge a pair of competitors and secure a one-stroke victory Sunday at the 3M Championship.

Wiebe grabs lead after one round of 3M Championship

BLAINE, Minn., Aug. 2 (UPI) -- Newly crowned Senior British Open winner Mark Wiebe shot an 8-under 64 Friday to take the lead after the first round of the 3M Championship.

Kenny Perry wins U.S. Senior Open for second straight major crown

OMAHA, July 14 (UPI) -- Kenny Perry fired a 7-under-par 63 Sunday, taking the U.S. Senior Open Championship by a five-shot margin for his second straight seniors circuit major win.

Michael Allen stumbles but hangs onto lead at U.S. Senior Open

OMAHA, July 13 (UPI) -- Michael Allen stumbled to a 2-over-par 72 Saturday, but still hung onto a two-stroke lead after three rounds of the U.S. Senior Open Championship.

Seven-way tie at the top of U.S. Senior Open

OMAHA, July 11 (UPI) -- Kenny Perry, fresh off his first Champions Tour major title, became part of a seven-way tie for the lead Thursday in the opening round of the U.S. Senior Open.

Kenny Perry takes Senior Players Championship for 1st major win

PITTSBURGH, June 30 (UPI) -- Kenny Perry fired a 6-under-par 64 Sunday, outpacing the field at the Senior Players Championship to win his first major title on the Champions Tour.

Fred Couples grabs two-stroke lead at Senior Players Championship

PITTSBURGH, June 29 (UPI) -- Fred Couples used a final-hole birdie to wrap a round of 3-under-par 67 Saturday and grab a two-stroke lead after 54 holes of the Senior Players Championship.

Craig Stadler hangs on for Encompass victory, first win since 2004

GLENVIEW, Ill., June 23 (UPI) -- Craig Stadler survived a near-meltdown Sunday, posting a one-stroke win at the Encompass Championship Sunday to notch his first Champions Tour title since 2004.

Kohki Idoki takes Senior PGA Championship in 2nd career start

ST. LOUIS, May 26 (UPI) -- Kohki Idoki charged ahead after trailing by five strokes Sunday, coming away with the Senior PGA Championship title in just his second tour appearance.

Kenny Perry takes 2-shot lead at Senior PGA Championship

ST. LOUIS, May 25 (UPI) -- Kenny Perry was on track for a third career Champions Tour win Saturday after carding a 3-under-par 68 in the third round of the Senior PGA Championship.

Perry shares lead at Senior PGA Championship

ST. LOUIS, May 24 (UPI) -- Kenny Perry, hoping to ignite his over-50 career with a major title, seized a share of the lead Friday after two rounds of the Senior PGA Championship.
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Team USA's Kenny Perry reacts after chipping out of a bunker on the 14th green during the final round of the Ryder Cup at the Valhalla Golf Club in Louisville, Kentucky on September 21, 2008. Team USA defeated team Europe 16 1/2 to 11 1/2 to take the cup for the first time since 1999. (UPI Photo/Mark Cowan)
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James Kenneth Perry (born August 10, 1960) is an American professional golfer who currently plays on both the PGA Tour and the Champions Tour, for which he became eligible following his 50th birthday.

Perry was born in Elizabethtown, Kentucky and raised in Franklin, Kentucky. His parents are Ken and Mildred Perry. He was introduced to the game of golf by his father, Ken, at the age of 7. He started his high school golf career at Franklin-Simpson High School. Shortly thereafter, his father accepted a job opportunity in McCracken County a few miles outside Paducah, Kentucky. Kenny attended high school and played on the golf team at Lone Oak High School, which is also in McCracken County and adjacent to Paducah. After graduating from Lone Oak, he attended Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green, Kentucky.

Perry has three children (Lesslye, Justin and Lindsey) with his wife, Sandy Perry. His son Justin played on Western Kentucky University's golf team, and has also caddied for his father on several occasions. His mother, Mildred, died on October 1, 2009, at the age of 79 at her home in Franklin while under Hospice care after a long battle with multiple myeloma a cancer of the plasma cells in bone marrow.

This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.
It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Kenny Perry."
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