Pernice wins 3M Championship despite Sluman's 62

The Sports NetworkAugust 3, 2013 

Tom Pernice, Jr. birdied his final two holes to close out a 4-under 68 and claim a 1-stroke victory at the 3M Championship.

Pernice, who captured his second career victory on the Champions Tour and first since the 2009 SAS Championship, finished the tournament at 17-under-par 199.

Jeff Sluman fired a 10-under 62 during his final round at TPC Twin Cities to vault himself into the clubhouse lead at 16-under before Pernice's strong finish bumped him into a share of second place with Corey Pavin (66).

Jay Haas (65), Bart Bryant (67) and Rod Spittle (68) shared fourth at 14-under 202, while Craig Stadler (65), Kenny Perry (67), Colin Montgomery (67) and Kirk Triplett (68) tied for seventh at minus-13.


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