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April 17, 1995

Winner: Bob Tway ($234,000).

Score: 67-69-72-67_275 (-9).

Second: Nolan Henke (67_275) and David Frost (70_275).

Fourth: Woody Austin (64_276), Nick Faldo (68_276) and Mark McCumber (71_276).

Notes: Tway won a three-way playoff, two-putting from 3 feet for par on No. 17 to beat Henke on the second extra hole. Frost dropped out with a bogey on No. 18. ... Tway, who was winless since the 1990 Las Vegas Invitational, holed a 30-yard chip on No. 17 and parred No. 18 to get into the playoff.

Next: Greater Greensboro Open, April 20-23, Forest Oaks Country Club, Greensboro, N.C.

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SENIOR PGA TOUR

PGA Seniors’ Championship

Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.

PGA National Golf Club

Winner: Ray Floyd ($180,000).

Score: 70-70-67-70_277 (-11).

Second: John Paul Cain (69_282), Larry Gilbert (69_282) and Lee Trevino (71_282).

Notes: Floyd won for the fifth time in six attempts when leading or tied for the lead going into the final day. The loss came last year when he blew a four-stroke lead with a quadruple-bogey 7 on No. 15 and a double-bogey 5 on No. 17. He leads the money list with $452,900.

Next: Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf, April 21-23, PGA West (Stadium Course), La Quinta, Calif.

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LPGA TOUR

Pinewild Women’s Championship

Pinehurst, N.C.

Pinewild Country Club of Pinehurst

Winner: Rosie Jones ($97,500).

Score: 72-70-69_211 (-5).

Second: Dottie Mochrie (70_211). Third: Michelle McGann (67_212), Nanci Bowen (69_212), Annika Sorenstam (70_212) and Brandie Burton (71_212).

Notes: Jones beat Mochrie on the first playoff hole, making a 12-foot birdie putt on the par-5 18th. ... Mochrie missed an 8-foot birdie attempt. ... It was Jones’ sixth LPGA tour victory and first since 1991.

Next: Chick-fil-A Charity Championship, April 21-23, Eagle’s Landing Country Club, Stockbridge, Ga.

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OTHER TOURNAMENTS

Nike Tour: Tallahassee Open, Golden Eagle Country Club, Tallahassee, Fla. (Bill Murchison, $36,000, 72-70-67-67_276, -12).

Hooters Tour: Coca-Cola Classic Series, Morehouse, Country Club, Bastrop, La. (Andrew Morse, $15,000, 73-68-66-67_274, -14).

Futures Tour: Colony Creek Classic, Colony Creek Country Club, Victoria, Texas (Erika Hayashida, $4,500, 70-73-64_207, -6).

Japan PGA: Tsuruya Open, Sports Shinko Country Club, Kawanishi, Japan (Satoshi Higashi, Japan, $212,000, 69-74-66-70_279, -9).

Japan LPGA: Mitsukoshi Cup Ladies Open, Segovia Golf Club, Chiyoda, Japan (Ikuyo Shiotani, Japan, $127,000, 76-77-70-69_292, +4).

Asian Tour: Maekyung Bando Fashion Open, Nam Seoul Country Club, Seoul, South Korea (Brandt Jobe, United States, $66,640, 73-72-66-69_280, -8).

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