Doug Garwood watches his shot off the first tee during the final round of the Champions Tour's Principal Charity Classic golf tournament on Sunday, June 1, 2014, in Des Moines, Iowa. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)
Charlie Neibergall
June 01, 2014

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) Tom Pernice Jr. birdied the second hole of a playoff with Doug Garwood on Sunday to win the Champions Tour's Principal Charity Classic.

Pernice won for the third time on the 50-and-over tour, closing with a 3-under 69 to match Garwood at 12-under 204 at Wakonda Club.

Garwood birdied the final two holes of regulation for a 71.

They played the par-4 18th hole twice in the playoff, with Pernice winning with a putt from just under 10 feet. They opened the playoff with matching pars.

Bill Glasson, Jay Haas, Mark Calcavecchia and Michael Allen finished a shot back. Glasson shot 64, Haas 67, Calcavecchia 70, and Allen 71.

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