SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Asked about the season title scenarios entering the Champions Tour finale, Tom Lehman said all he knew was "if I win, I win."
That was all he needed to know. Lehman won the Charles Schwab Cup Championship on Sunday to become the first player to win the season points title two straight years.
After shooting 68-63-62 to take a one-stroke lead into the final round, Lehman birdied four of the last five holes Sunday for a 5-under 65 and a six-stroke victory. He finished at 22-under 258 on Desert Mountain's Cochise Course to break the tournament mark for lowest score and tie the record for relation to par set by John Cook in 2009 at Sonoma Golf Club in California.
Lehman received a 1 million annuity in the Charles Schwab Cup points competition and earned 440,000 for the tournament victory. The 53-year-old Scottsdale resident also won the Regions Tradition in June in Alabama and has seven victories in 62 career starts on the 50-and-over tour. He won five times ...