Latest Loren Roberts Stories

2009-09-05 21:29:02

Loren Roberts had his second straight 6-under 66 Saturday to take a two-stroke lead after two rounds of the senior Wal-Mart First Tee Open. Roberts, who last week won for the third time this year, completed 36 holes at 12-under-par 132.

2009-09-04 22:31:15

Jeff Sluman birdied three of the first four holes on the back nine Friday and shot a 7-under par 65 to lead after one round of the Wal- Mart First Tee Open. Sluman played his first round at the Del Monte Golf Club, which is one of two courses hosting this event.

2009-08-30 21:38:03

Loren Roberts shot a 7-under-par 65 and won the Champions Tour's Boeing Classic at Snoqualmie, Wash., Sunday by a stroke over Mark O'Meara. Roberts birdied the last two holes to finish at 18-under 198. O'Meara closed with a 64 for 199 and Dan Forsman (66) and Bernhard Langer (67) were another three

2009-08-29 21:31:04

Loren Roberts and Mark McNulty each fired 7-under 65s Saturday to move into a share of the lead after 36 holes of the senior Boeing Classic. Roberts, who won his second Senior British Open title earlier this year, and McNulty completed two rounds at 11-under 133, one stroke off the tournament's 36-hole scoring record. First-round leader Mark O'Meara (69) dropped into a share of third with Bernhard Langer (66) at 135.

2009-08-29 00:46:19

Mark O'Meara eagled the par-5 18th hole Friday and shot a 6-under 66 that put him two shots in front after one round of the Boeing Classic. O'Meara, who has not won a Champions Tour event since he became eligible to play on the circuit in 2005, rolled in an 18-foot putt for his eagle on the closing hole of the TPC-Snoqualmie Ridge course. I hit the ball better at times now than I did in 1998 when I won two majors, said O'Meara, who won the Masters and British Open that year. Tied for second...

2009-08-23 19:02:10

Mike Reid defeated John Cook in a playoff Sunday and won the Tradition in Oregon, his second major victory on the Champions Tour. The two players had tied at 16-under-par 272 in regulation. Reid rolled in a 10-foot birdie putt on the first extra hole after Cook had missed a birdie attempt. There's been a lot of good things in my game the last few weeks, Reid said.

2009-08-21 22:39:37

Brad Bryant settled for an even-par round of 72 Friday, which was still good enough to give him a one-stroke lead midway through the Jeld-Wen Tradition. Bryant fired the lowest round of his Champions Tour career Thursday, a 10-under 62, and that effort contributed to his 36-hole total of 134.

2009-08-20 20:35:39

Brad Bryant birdied seven of his first nine holes Thursday, shot a 10-under 62 and had the lead after the first round of the Jeld-Wen Tradition in Oregon. The tournament is the last of the major events on the Champions Tour this year and Bryant is going after the second major title of his senior career. Bryant shot a 29 on the front side and his 62 established an 18-hole record at the Crosswater Club course. Probably one of the top five ball-striking days in my career, said Bryant, who broke...

2009-08-02 19:08:01

Fred Funk fired a 7-under-par 65 Sunday to win the U.S.

2009-08-02 19:08:01

Fred Funk fired a 7-under-par 65 Sunday to win the U.S.

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