Phil Mickelson shot a five-under 67 on Sunday the Masters to finish at two over par total.
Phil Mickelson finished the Masters off in style with a five-under 67 on Sunday at Augusta National. He finished the tournament at two over par total.
Lefty got off to a hot start in his final round, making three straight birdies at 2, 3 and 4. He would give two of those back with bogeys at at 8 and 11 before finishing with a flurry. He birdied the par-5 13th then made eagle at the par-5 15th, his second eagle of the tournament.
He picked up another shot with a birdie at 17 then made a an up-and-down par on 18 for 67.
Mickelson, 47, came into the year's first major riding momentum stemming from strong play so far this season. He opened with a two-under 70 on Thursday but followed that up with a 79 on Friday that featured a triple bogey and a double. Going out as one of the first groups on Saturday, he shot a two-over 74 despite a triple-bogey on 1 that featured a whiff on his second shot.
Mickelson, a three-time Masters champion, was in a tie for 35th when he finished and will finish well back of the eventual champion.