Posted August 05, 2012 on AP on Fox
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J.J. Henry won the Reno-Tahoe Open on Sunday for his second PGA Tour title, beating Brazil's Alexandre Rocha by a point in the modified Stableford event. Henry finished with 43 points. Players received eight points for double eagle, five for eagle, two for birdie and zero for par. They were docked a point for bogey and three points for anything worse. Henry had three birdies on the front nine, then mostly stayed out of trouble on the mountain course's more difficult back nine. He had four birdies and a bogey for seven points in the round on the 7,472-yard Montreux Golf & Country Club course. Argentina's Andres Romero was third with 37 points, followed by John Mallinger with 34. John Daly and Justin Leonard tied for fifth at 33. It was Daly's best finish since 2005. Rocha needed to eagle the par-5 18th to have a chance to become the first Brazilian winner on the PGA Tour, but had to scramble for birdie after his approach bounced into the gallery left of the g...
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J.J. Henry had an eagle for the third straight day to score 14 points Saturday and take the third-round lead in the Reno-Tahoe Open. John Daly and Justin Leonard were among more players within striking distance in the PGA Tour's first modified Stableford scoring system event since 2006. Henry had 36 points overall, three more than Alexandre Rocha in the format that awards eight...
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