Blake wins third Champions Tour title

Blake … third Champions Tour win

AMERICA’S Jay Don Blake has won the 2012 Boeing Classic for his third career Champions Tour title, beating Mark O’Meara with a birdie on the second playoff hole.

Blake and O’Meara posted matching four-under 68’s in regulation to finish regulation at 10-under at the TPC Snoqualmie Ridge in Snoqualmie, Washington.

Willie Wood, coming off his first Tour victory last week in New York in the Dick’s Sporting Goods Open, had a 70 to finish a stroke back. Michael Allen and defending champion Mark Calcavecchia followed at 8 under.

Blake won twice last year on the 50-and-over Tour.

Australia’s Peter Senior finished on even par tied for 37th.

2012 Boeing Classic Final Leaderboard
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Brian is an award winning golf writer and is the founder and editor of Australian Senior Golfer. He is a former Sydney journalist who had little interest in golf till he hit his first ball at the age of 49 (and a half). Since then golf has just about overtaken his life. Brian founded ASG in April 2008 and has since covered every Australian Open, Presidents Cups, World Cups and numerous other big men’s and women’s tournaments, spending days inside the ropes with the likes of Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, Rory McIlroy, Jordan Spieth, Tom Watson, Fred Couples, Greg Norman, Adam Scott, Jason Day, Karrie Webb, and many others. He has also played in, and reported on, numerous amateur tournaments, particularly senior and veteran events, around the country. Brian is a member of the Australian Golf Media Association and won the award for Best News Report for 2016 - 2017

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