Haas shoots 60 for Champions Tour lead

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Nov. 2 (UPI) -- Jay Haas equaled the lowest round in Champions Tour history Friday and Tom Lehman moved into position to capture the circuit's season-long points race.

Frost bests Langer on 2nd playoff hole

SAN ANTONIO, Oct. 28 (UPI) -- David Frost drained a birdie on the second playoff hole Sunday, edging Bernhard Langer for the AT&T Championship title.

Blake bests O'Meara in Boeing playoff

SNOQUALMIE, Wash., Aug. 26 (UPI) -- Jay Don Blake drained a birdie on the second playoff hole Sunday, edging Mark O'Meara for the Boeing Classic title.

Jenkins, 64, holds Boeing Classic lead

SNOQUALMIE, Wash., Aug. 25 (UPI) -- Tom Jenkins improved his bid to become the oldest winner in Champions Tour history Saturday, firing a 65 to take the second-round lead of the Boeing Classic.

Calcavecchia seizes three-shot lead

SNOQUALMIE, Wash., Aug. 24 (UPI) -- Defending champion Mark Calcavecchia shot a 7-under 65 Friday that put him three shots in front after one round of the Boeing Classic.

Tway's 65 nets Montreal Championship lead

SAINTE-JULIE, Quebec, June 23 (UPI) -- Bob Tway's tournament-low round of 7-under 65 Saturday vaulted him into the lead after two rounds of the Montreal Championship.

Cochran takes lead on Champions Tour

SAINTE-JULIE, Quebec, June 22 (UPI) -- Russ Cochran suffered a lone bogey Friday and seized a two-shot lead after one round of the Montreal Championship.

Roberts wins Toshiba despite late bogeys

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., March 18 (UPI) -- Loren Roberts overcame three late bogeys Sunday to claim his 13th career Champions Tour title with a two-stroke victory at the Toshiba Classic.

Langer in 3-way tie on Champions Tour

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., March 16 (UPI) -- A birdie on the last hole Friday lifted Bernhard Langer into a share of the lead with Olin Browne and Bobby Clampett after one round of the Toshiba Classic.

Harrington breaks course record in Florida

PALM HARBOR, Fla., March 15 (UPI) -- Padraig Harrington shot a course-record 10-under 61 Thursday to move three shots in front after one round of the Transitions Championship.

Senior catches Pavin atop Allianz board

BOCA RATON, Fla., Feb. 11 (UPI) -- Peter Senior caught Corey Pavin atop the leaderboard with a birdie on No. 18 Saturday, forging a two-way tie after two rounds of the Allianz Championship.

Pavin leads in search of first senior win

BOCA RATON, Fla., Feb. 10 (UPI) -- Corey Pavin, in his third year on the Champions Tour and looking for his first win, shot an 8-under 64 Friday to take the lead at the Allianz Championship.
Lehman takes Champions Tour honor

Lehman takes Champions Tour honor

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla., Dec. 14 (UPI) -- Tom Lehman, who won three tournaments and the tour's money title in 2011, was selected the Champions Tour Player of the Year, tour officials said Wednesday.

Bradley-Steele duo take Shootout lead

NAPLES, Fla., Dec. 10 (UPI) -- The pairing of PGA Champion Keegan Bradley and Brendan Steele Saturday grabbed a one-shot lead after two rounds of the Franklin Templeton Shootout.
Two teams lead Templeton Shootout

Two teams lead Templeton Shootout

NAPLES, Fla., Dec. 9 (UPI) -- Keegan Bradley and Brendan Steele teamed for 9-under-par 63 Friday and are tied for the lead at the Franklin Templeton Shootout in Florida.
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Mark Calcavecchia
HOUP2003042506 - HOUSTON, Texas, April 25 (UPI) -- Mark Calcavecchia chips onto the green at the Shell Houston Open, Friday, April 25, 2003. Calcavecchia is tied for the lead at 11 shots under par goint into Saturday's round. jg/jm/Joe Mitchell/UPI

Mark John Calcavecchia (born June 12, 1960) is an American professional golfer and a former PGA Tour member. During his professional career, he has won 13 PGA Tour events, including the 1989 Open Championship.

Calcavecchia was born in Laurel, Nebraska. While he was a teenager, his family moved from Nebraska to West Palm Beach, Florida in 1973. He attended North Shore High School in West Palm Beach, and won the Florida high school golf championship in 1977 while playing for the North Shore golf team. While playing in junior tournaments, Calcavecchia often competed against Jack Nicklaus' son, Jackie, and as a result began a lifelong friendship at the age of 14 with the legendary pro.

He received an athletic scholarship to attend the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida, where he played for coach Buster Bishop and coach John Darr's Florida Gators men's golf teams in National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) competition from 1978 to 1980. Calcavecchia earned first-team All-Southeastern Conference (SEC) honors in 1979.

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