Woody Austin wins at St Jude

Updated: 12 June 2007 10:42 IST

Trailing by four strokes at the start of Sunday's play, Woody Austin shot the best closing round on tour in winning the Stanford St Jude Championship.

Woody Austin wins at St Jude

Memphis:

Trailing by four strokes at the start of Sunday's play, Woody Austin shot the best closing round on tour this year in winning the Stanford St. Jude Championship by five strokes on Sunday in Memphis.

Austin's eight-under 62 gave him his first PGA Tour victory since 2004 and third in his career.

Brian Davis (66) was in second place with a score of 272, followed by two-time Memphis winner David Toms (69-273), Brian Gay (70-274) and Brandt Snedeker and Dean Wilson, who tied with 68s for 275.

Third round leader, Adam Scott, the world's fourth-ranked golfer shot a 75 and finished seventh at 276.



Topics : Golf
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