Scott McCarron wins PGA Tour Champions event in Iowa
Scott McCarron hits out of a bunker onto the ninth green during the final round of the PGA Tour Champions Principal Charity Classic golf tournament, Sunday, June 5, 2016, in Des Moines, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) Scott McCarron won the Principal Charity Classic on Sunday for his first PGA Tour Champions title, birdieing the final three holes for a 7-under 65 and a one-stroke victory.
The 50-year-old McCarron finished at 15-under 201 at Wakonda Club to edge Miguel Angel Jimenez and Billy Andrade. Making his 17th start on the 50-and-over tour, McCarron won for the first time since taking the 2001 Bellsouth Classic for the last of his three PGA Tour titles.
Andrade had a 68 after shooting a course-record 63 on Saturday. Jimenez shot a 67.
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Duffy Waldorf (67) and Joe Durant (71) tied for fourth at 11 under, and Tom Lehman (71) and Senior PGA winner Rocco Mediate (70) were 10 under.