Steve Friesen wins Nationwide event
Sunday, August 14, 2011
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) -- Steve Friesen won the Price Cutter Charity Championship on Sunday for his first Nationwide Tour title, birdieing the final three holes for an 8-under 64 and a five-stroke victory.
Frisen, the 34-year-old former Nebraska player making only his second tour start of the year, finished at 26-under 262 on the Highland Springs course and earned $112,500. He opened with rounds of 62, 68 and 68.
Gavin Coles (66) was second, and Paul Claxton (66), Cliff Kresge (67), Ted Potter Jr. (67) and Josh Broadaway (69) tied for third at 20 under.