Safeway Open R4

Champ tearfully dedicates California PGA win to sick grandfather

September 26-29
Silverado Resort and Spa North, Napa, California
$6,600,000
Round 1, Round 2, Round 3


Cameron Champ held on for a one-stroke victory in Sunday’s Safeway Open PGA golf tournament in California, tearfully dedicating the win to his grandfather who is suffering from cancer.

“If I win no more tournaments or 10 more tournaments, this will be the greatest win of my golfing career for sure,” Champ said afterwards.

The American had carded an error-free 67 to take a three-shot lead into the final day.


And he needed all his talent to take just his second PGA tour title, making a four-foot birdie putt on the 18th hole to finish ahead of Adam Hadwin.

Champ had five birdies and overcame a bogey on the 17th hole, ending with a three-under 69 at Silverado Resort.

The 24-year-old’s grandfather Mack Ray Champ, who fostered the younger man’s interest in golf, has stage 4 cancer and is in a hospice.


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Tours
By GT Editor
Pos. Player
Nat
To Par
R1
R2
R3
R4
Total
1Cameron Champ
USA
-17
67
68
67
69
271
2Adam Hadwin
CAN
-16
68
70
67
67
272
3Marc Leishman
AUS
-14
70
72
67
65
274
T4Charles Howell III
USA
-13
73
65
69
68
275
T4Zac Blair
USA
-13
75
66
66
68
275
T4Justin Thomas
USA
-13
71
64
71
69
275
T7Dylan Frittelli
RSA
-12
70
65
75
66
276
T7Cameron Percy
AUS
-12
70
69
70
67
276
T7Xinjun Zhang
CHN
-12
69
68
70
69
276
T10Nick Watney
USA
-11
69
65
72
71
277
T10Collin Morikawa
USA
-11
72
64
70
71
277
T10Nick Taylor
CAN
-11
69
66
70
72
277
T13Corey Conners
CAN
-10
68
73
72
65
278
T13Mark Hubbard
USA
-10
71
71
67
69
278
T13Bryson DeChambeau
USA
-10
68
64
76
70
278
T13Roger Sloan
CAN
-10
70
69
69
70
278
T17Adam Scott
AUS
-9
65
73
73
68
279
T17Brian Stuard
USA
-9
70
70
70
69
279
T17Jim Furyk
USA
-9
71
67
71
70
279
T17Brandt Snedeker
USA
-9
73
67
69
70
279
T17Lanto Griffin
USA
-9
69
73
67
70
279
T17Harold Varner III
USA
-9
72
69
67
71
279
T23Adam Long
USA
-8
67
68
77
68
280
T23Brice Garnett
USA
-8
70
70
72
68
280
T23Scott Harrington
USA
-8
72
70
70
68
280
T23Harry Higgs
USA
-8
71
69
71
69
280
T23Francesco Molinari
ITA
-8
66
71
72
71
280
T23Chesson Hadley
USA
-8
72
69
68
71
280
T23Andrew Landry
USA
-8
65
74
69
72
280
T23Daniel Berger
USA
-8
73
69
66
72
280
T23Brian Gay
USA
-8
70
67
70
73
280
T23Michael Thompson
USA
-8
71
68
68
73
280
T33Rafael Campos
PRI
-7
71
71
73
66
281
T33Isaiah Salinda
USA
-7
72
70
71
68
281
T33Harris English
USA
-7
70
68
72
71
281
T33Aaron Baddeley
AUS
-7
69
70
71
71
281
T33Rhein Gibson
AUS
-7
74
68
66
73
281
T33Chez Reavie
USA
-7
69
68
69
75
281
T33Sebastian Munoz
COL
-7
71
67
67
76
281
T40John Oda
USA
-6
70
66
77
69
282
T40Carlos Ortiz
MEX
-6
72
69
72
69
282
T40Kevin Chappell
USA
-6
72
70
71
69
282
T40Patrick Cantlay
USA
-6
69
71
70
72
282
T44Hank Lebioda
USA
-5
71
70
72
70
283
T44Bo Hoag
USA
-5
71
70
70
72
283
T44Patrick Rodgers
USA
-5
70
71
70
72
283
T44Cameron Tringale
USA
-5
68
74
69
72
283
T44Bud Cauley
USA
-5
69
72
66
76
283
T49Si-Woo Kim
KOR
-4
69
70
75
70
284
T49Sung-Jae Im
KOR
-4
70
72
71
71
284
T49Michael Gligic
CAN
-4
72
69
71
72
284
T52Rob Oppenheim
USA
-3
68
74
74
69
285
T52David Hearn
CAN
-3
71
70
72
72
285
T52Maverick McNealy (a)
USA
-3
70
71
72
72
285
T52Robby Shelton
USA
-3
70
67
74
74
285
T56Tyler Duncan
USA
-2
68
74
71
73
286
T56Fabian Gomez
ARG
-2
71
70
71
74
286
T56Talor Gooch
USA
-2
69
69
72
76
286
T56Jhonattan Vegas
VEN
-2
70
71
67
78
286
T60Vaughn Taylor
USA
-1
73
69
72
73
287
T60Brendan Steele
USA
-1
74
68
72
73
287
T62Max Homa
USA
Par
70
70
76
72
288
T62Bo Van Pelt
USA
Par
72
70
72
74
288
T62Ricky Barnes
USA
Par
72
70
72
74
288
T62Kristoffer Ventura
NOR
Par
72
70
71
75
288
66Tyler McCumber
USA
4
74
68
75
75
292
67Scott Piercy
USA
5
70
72
80
71
293
CUTAbraham Ancer
USA
-1
70
73
143
CUTAdam Schenk
USA
-1
71
72
143
CUTAnirban Lahiri
IND
-1
72
71
143
CUTChris Baker
USA
-1
67
76
143
CUTDoc Redman
USA
-1
71
72
143
CUTEmiliano Grillo
ARG
-1
71
72
143
CUTJoel Dahmen
USA
-1
74
69
143
CUTJohn Huh
USA
-1
70
73
143
CUTKevin Na
USA
-1
71
72
143
CUTKevin Tway
USA
-1
71
72
143
CUTMartin Trainer
USA
-1
72
71
143
CUTMatthew NeSmith
USA
-1
66
77
143
CUTMorgan Hoffmann
USA
-1
68
75
143
CUTNate Lashley
USA
-1
71
72
143
CUTNelson Ledesma
ARG
-1
70
73
143
CUTSepp Straka
AUT
-1
69
74
143
CUTSung-Hoon Kang
KOR
-1
72
71
143
CUTTom Hoge
USA
-1
73
70
143
CUTAustin Cook
USA
Par
73
71
144
CUTBrandon Hagy
USA
Par
72
72
144
CUTBronson Burgoon
USA
Par
75
69
144
CUTCameron Davis
AUS
Par
76
68
144
CUTCharley Hoffman
USA
Par
73
71
144
CUTChase Seiffert
USA
Par
69
75
144
CUTHideki Matsuyama
JPN
Par
72
72
144
CUTKyle Stanley
USA
Par
72
72
144
CUTLuke List
USA
Par
73
71
144
CUTPatton Kizzire
USA
Par
75
69
144
CUTPhil Mickelson
USA
Par
75
69
144
CUTRyan Brehm
USA
Par
72
72
144
CUTScott Brown
USA
Par
73
71
144
CUTWyndham Clark
USA
Par
72
72
144
CUTAndres Gonzales
USA
1
70
75
145
CUTBen Taylor
ENG
1
72
73
145
CUTHenrik Norlander
SWE
1
72
73
145
CUTJamie Lovemark
USA
1
73
72
145
CUTJason Dufner
USA
1
73
72
145
CUTRobert Streb
USA
1
76
69
145
CUTRyan Moore
USA
1
74
71
145
CUTSam Ryder
USA
1
72
73
145
CUTSebastian Cappelen
DNK
1
73
72
145
CUTBeau Hossler
USA
2
74
72
146
CUTBrendon Todd
USA
2
72
74
146
CUTDanny Lee
NZL
2
76
70
146
CUTDominic Bozzelli
USA
2
71
75
146
CUTFred Couples
USA
2
74
72
146
CUTGrayson Murray
USA
2
72
74
146
CUTJohn Daly
USA
2
76
70
146
CUTKevin Streelman
USA
2
71
75
146
CUTMartin Laird
SCO
2
73
73
146
CUTMatthew Every
USA
2
76
70
146
CUTMichael Kim
KOR
2
72
74
146
CUTPat Perez
USA
2
70
76
146
CUTTroy Merritt
USA
2
72
74
146
CUTVincent Whaley
USA
2
72
74
146
CUTAkshay Bhatia
USA
3
71
76
147
CUTCheng Tsung Pan
TPE
3
71
76
147
CUTPeter Malnati
USA
3
71
76
147
CUTSang-Moon Bae
KOR
3
72
75
147
CUTSatoshi Kodaira
JPN
3
70
77
147
CUTStuart Smith
USA
3
72
75
147
CUTLucas Glover
USA
4
77
71
148
CUTMackenzie Hughes
CAN
4
74
74
148
CUTTony Romo
USA
4
70
78
148
CUTVince Covello
USA
4
69
79
148
CUTByeong-Hun An
KOR
5
75
74
149
CUTByron Meth
AUS
5
77
72
149
CUTColt Knost
USA
5
78
71
149
CUTKyoung-Hoon Lee
KOR
5
75
74
149
CUTMark Anderson
USA
5
75
74
149
CUTMichael Gellerman
USA
5
77
72
149
CUTHenry Chung
USA
6
76
74
150
CUTBen Martin
USA
7
72
79
151
CUTJ. J. Spaun
USA
7
74
77
151
CUTGeorge McNeill
USA
9
74
79
153
CUTChris Stroud
USA
10
76
78
154
CUTKevin Stadler
USA
11
77
78
155
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