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Reed goes low again, leads Humana Challenge

LA QUINTA, Calif., Jan. 17 (UPI) -- Patrick Reed shot his second consecutive 9-under-par 63 Friday to threaten an all-time PGA Tour record and establish a two-shot lead at the Humana Challenge.

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.

Calcavecchia leads in chilly south Texas

SAN ANTONIO, Oct. 26 (UPI) -- Mark Calcavecchia shot a 5-under 67 Friday that had him in front when play was suspended in the opening round of the AT&T Championship.

Langer's 63 nets SAS Championship title

CARY, N.C., Oct. 7 (UPI) -- Bernhard Langer claimed his second Champions Tour victory of the season Sunday, firing a 9-under 63 to log a two-shot win at the SAS Championship.

Mize leads on Champions Tour with 62

NAPLES, Fla., Feb. 17 (UPI) -- Larry Mize made a 30-foot eagle putt at the par-5 17th Friday to highlight a round of 62 that gave him the first-round lead at the ACE Group Classic.

Couples seeks second win of the year

SAN ANTONIO, Oct. 14 (UPI) -- Fred Couples fired a 7-under 65 Friday to grab a share of the lead after the opening round of the AT&T Championship.

Faxon named winner at rainy Insperity

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Oct. 9 (UPI) -- Brad Faxon was named the winner of the Insperity Championship Sunday after heavy rains forced an early end to the tournament.

Faxon grabs second-round Insperity lead

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Oct. 8 (UPI) -- Brad Faxon put himself on course for his first Champions Tour win Saturday, firing a 7-under 65 to take a the second-round lead of the Insperity Championship.

Cook, Huston share 1st round Montreal lead

MONTREAL, July 1 (UPI) -- John Cook and John Huston both shot a course-record 9-under 63 at Club de Golf Fontainebleau Friday to share the first-round lead at the Montreal Championship.
Tway maintains Hickory Classic lead

Tway maintains Hickory Classic lead

CONOVER, N.C., June 11 (UPI) -- Bob Tway, seeking his first Champions Tour win, maintained his one-shot lead Saturday after two rounds of the Greater Hickory Classic.

Funk takes The Tradition by one stroke

SUNRIVER, Ore., Aug. 22 (UPI) -- Fred Funk earned his second win at The Tradition tournament in three years Sunday, carding a 3-under-par 69 Sunday to win by a single stroke.

Armour leads on Champions Tour

BLAINE, Minn., Aug. 6 (UPI) -- Tommy Armour III birdied his last three holes for a 9-under 63 Friday that gave him the lead after one round of the 3M Championship.

Langer takes lead at U.S. Senior Open

SAMMAMISH, Wash., July 31 (UPI) -- Bernhard Langer, seeking his second major title in as many weeks, shot another sub-par round Friday and took a two-shot lead at the U.S. Senior Open.

Price takes Principal by four shots

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa, June 6 (UPI) -- Nick Price collected his second Champions Tour victory of the season Sunday, firing a 4-under 67 to win the Principal Charity Classic by four strokes.

Price, Armour share Principal Charity lead

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa, June 5 (UPI) -- Nick Price carded a 6-under 65 Saturday to forge a first-place tie with Tommy Armour III after two rounds of the Principal Charity Classic.
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Thomas Dickson "Tommy" Armour III (born October 8, 1959) is an American professional golfer.

Armour first joined the PGA Tour in 1981 at the age of 21. He is considered to be a great ball striker, and much of his success depends on how well he putts. He has two career PGA Tour victories, winning the 1990 Phoenix Open and the 2003 Valero Texas Open. He currently holds the scoring record for best overall score on 72 holes (254), which he set during his Valero Texas Open victory in 2003.

Armour is the grandson of three-time major champion Tommy Armour. He lost his Tour card in 2006 due to an injury; however, he had a good 2007 season in the few events he was able to play, finishing 110th on the PGA Tour money list, earning his card for 2008. He finished his year with a win at the non-PGA Tour sponsored Callaway Golf Pebble Beach Invitational, winning $60,000. In 2008, he finished 62nd on the money list to retain his card for 2009 and was the first repeat champion at the Callaway Golf Pebble Beach Invitational.

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