July 2, 2012 |
Joe Daley won the Senior Players Championship for his first Champions Tour title, closing with a two-under-par 68 for a two-stroke victory over Tom Lehman at Pittsburgh. The 51-year-old Daley, winless in his brief PGA Tour career, had a 14-under 266 total at Fox Chapel. He earned $405,000 and full Champions Tour status for a calendar year. Lehman finished with a 69. He was trying to win his second straight Champions Tour major after taking the Regions Traditions in his previous start.
March 7, 2010
Fred Couples spent Friday attracting most of the attention at the 16th annual Toshiba Classic. Saturday, he just stole the whole show. He shot the lowest score in the second round — a seven-under-par 64 — and he takes a two-shot lead into Sunday's final round at Newport Beach Country Club. Tom Lehman, who had the second-lowest score in the second round (65), is tied for second with Chien Soon Lu, who shot a 67. Loren Roberts and Ronnie Black are four shots off the lead.
August 15, 2009 |
BIRDIE Tom Lehman putted out on No. 18, and within seconds a fan shouted from the stands: "Thank you, Tom!" Lehman removed his cap in gratitude but then whipped it downward, as if trying to swat a fly. He had just bogeyed the 18th by leaving an eight-foot putt short. Few would have expected Lehman, 50, to make the cut in the PGA Championship, being played in his home state. But Lehman made it with two shots to spare -- and longed to do even better. "The fans here are tremendous; they're the best," Lehman said.
March 22, 2009 |
Two weeks after turning 50, former Ryder Cup captain Tom Lehman looked like his old self Saturday in the Transitions Championship at Palm Harbor, Fla., with a three-under-par 68 for his first 54-hole lead in more than four years. Lehman ran off four straight birdies and shot 31 on the back nine to grab a one-shot lead over Retief Goosen. Lehman will try to become only the seventh player in his 50s to win on the PGA Tour.
August 3, 2006 |
It didn't go so great for the U.S. Ryder Cup team the last time, but only if you consider the most lopsided American defeat in Ryder Cup history as bad news. At the very least, it provides a starting point for the matches coming up in September, simply because it can't be that terrible again. In fact, Tom Lehman is almost certain it won't. Lehman, the U.S.
February 3, 2005
'It's like playing a golf shot in the Rose Bowl. It's unlike any place that you'll ever go.' Tom Lehman, on the rowdy 16th hole at the TPC of Scottsdale, site of the FBR Open this week