Montgomerie wins another Champions event

(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

CARY, N.C. (AP) Colin Montgomerie is feeling even more confident entering the PGA Tour Champions playoffs.

Montgomerie earned his second victory in five weeks on Sunday, a three-stroke win at the SAS Championship. He shot a bogey-free, 8-under 64 in his final round at Prestonwood Country Club.

He earned $315,000 for his sixth career victory on the 50-and-over tour, and improved two spots to No. 7 in the Charles Schwab Cup standings in the tour's regular-season finale.


Money Leaders: Champions
Rank Player Earnings
1 Bernhard Langer $3,012,359
2 Scott McCarron $2,434,895
3 Kenny Perry $1,508,470
4 Kevin Sutherland $1,497,532
5 Jerry Kelly $1,381,577
6 Miguel Angel Jimenez $1,337,278
7 Colin Montgomerie $1,326,484
8 Brandt Jobe $1,282,709
9 Fred Couples $1,223,637
10 Vijay Singh $967,035
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