Utah Senior Open: Blair Repeats
EDEN, UT (August 3, 2006) -- Jimmy Blair shot rounds of 70-68-138 to win his second straight Utah Senior Open title with an eight under par tally. He was the only player to break par either day and the closest score to him was posted by Roy Christensen, eight shots back at two over par 146.
Rob Bachman won the low amateur honors with steady rounds of 74-75-149.
Christensen started the final round just two shots behind Blair and with just six holes to play they were tied, but Blair carved out a birdie, birdie, par finish on the final three holes while Christensen went par, double bogey, bogey to fall out of contention.
Kim Thompson finished third at 150 and Brad Stone finished fourth at 152.
On the amateur side Dave Dorton and Kent Christopher were just one shot behind Bachman.
The tournament was named in honor of Tommy Williams for his long years of service to golf in Utah.
For complete results, click on the tournament link above.