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Teeing it up for the week of June 24

PGA Tour

Next event: Travelers Championship at TPC River Highlands in Cromwell, Conn., Thursday through Sunday.

TV: Thursday and Friday, 3:30-6:30 p.m. on the Golf Channel; Saturday and Sunday, 1-2:30 p.m. on the Golf Channel and 3-6 p.m. on CBS.

Last year: Kevin Streelman set a PGA Tour record with birdies on the last seven holes to finish off a second straight 6-under-par 64 and claim his second PGA Tour victory by one stroke over Sergio Garcia and K.J. Choi. Streelman played the back nine in 7-under 28 to tie the course record, and he broke the PGA Tour mark of six consecutive birdies to finish by a winner set by Mike Souchak in the 1956 St. Paul Open. Included were a 37-foot putt on the 16th hole and a 9-footer to win on the last hole. Garcia closed with a 67 and missed a 29-foot birdie putt on the final hole, while Choi also had a 67 and missed a 34-footer on the last hole that would have forced a playoff.

Champions Tour

Next event: U.S. Senior Open Championship at Del Paso Country Club in Sacramento, Calif., Thursday through Sunday.

TV: Thursday and Friday, 2-7 p.m. on Fox Sports 1; Saturday and Sunday, 2-7 p.m. on Fox.

Last year: Colin Montgomerie claimed his second Senior major title of the year, sinking a 12-foot par putt to beat Gene Sauers by one stroke in a three-hole aggregate playoff at Oak Tree National Golf Club in Edmond, Okla. — where the temperature soared over 100 degrees. Montgomerie, who failed to win in 71 PGA Tour majors and four Champions Tour majors until he captured the Senior PGA Championship earlier in 2014, became the fifth golfer to win the Senior PGA Championship and U.S. Senior Open in the same year. The Scot ended an 0-for-8 streak in playoffs during his career, including a loss to Ernie Els in the 1994 U.S. Open and another to Steve Elkington in the 1995 PGA Championship. Montgomerie closed with a 2-under-par 69 and waited for Sauers, who lipped out a 10-foot birdie putt on the final hole of regulation while shooting 73.


Next event: Walmart NW Arkansas Championship at Pinnacle Country Club in Rogers, Ark., Friday through Sunday.

TV: Friday, 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.; Saturday, 3-6 p.m. and Sunday, 5-8 p.m. on the Golf Channel each day.

Last year: Stacy Lewis, the local favorite who attended the University of Arkansas, holed a 7-foot birdie putt on the final hole to win by one stroke over Lydia Ko, Cristie Kerr and Angela Stanford. Lewis has not won since.

Area Holes-in-One

Wayne Anderson, on the 139-yard second hole at Lockport Town & Country Club, with a 5-hybrid.

Chris Banning, on the 145-yard 15th hole at Terry Hills, with a 7-iron.

Joshua Caron, on the 152-yard 16th hole at Sheridan, with a pitching wedge.

Jason Dieter, on the 142-yard seventh hole at Concord Crest, with a 9-iron.

Dale Gier, on the 168-yard fourth hole at Gowanda, with a 6-iron.

Bob Grad, on the 155-yard sixth hole at Chestnut Hill, with a 7-iron.

Jerry Inglut, on the 110-yard 10th hole at Delaware Park, with a sand wedge.

Dr. David Pawlowski, on the 145-yard fifth at Brookfield, with a 9-iron.

Chuck Roskow, on the 182-yard fifth hole at Orchard Park, with a 5-iron.

Mike Woodard, on the 182-yard 15th hole at Ivy Ridge, with a 7-iron.