World Golf Hall Fame member Bernhard Langer and his 14-year-old son, Jason, won the PNC Father/Son Challenge on Sunday at The Ritz-Carlton Golf Club, Grande Lakes. Langer, a two-time Masters winner, and Jason shot 62-59=121 (-23) to win the tournament by two shots over Davis and Davis (Dru) Love IV.
Six-time major champion Lee Trevino returns to this week's PNC Father/Son Challenge happier than ever. The 75-year-old's wit, charm and bright-lights smile was on full display at the Ritz-Carlton Grande Lakes, Orlando on Thursday as he made a surprise appearance at a fan clinic and shared stories with media members.
Mark O’Meara has won 16 PGA TOUR victories, including two major championships (1998 Masters Tournament, 1998 The Open Championship), has two Champions Tour wins, a U.S. Amateur title (1979), three European Tour wins and has represented the United States in five Ryder Cups and two Presidents Cups. The 57-year-old will be inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame in 2015. Even with all his success in golf, the soon-to-be Hall of Famer says one of his favorite tournaments each year is the PNC Father/Son Challenge.
This year, Lehman and his son, Thomas, now 19, will return to the PNC Father/Son Challenge after a seven-year hiatus. Why the long break? Thomas was busy playing football and baseball at Notre Dame Preparatory High School in Scottsdale, Ariz.
Raymond Floyd dominated the PNC Father/Son Challenge in the early years. Floyd is a four-time major champion, has won 22 times on the PGA TOUR, 14 times on the Champions Tour and has won five times at the PNC Father/Son Challenge. Floyd and his son Raymond Floyd Jr. won the first three years the tournament was held from 1995-97, then Raymond won with son Robert in 2000-2001.