Cochran beats Frost by 1 at SAS Championship

The Sports NetworkOctober 12, 2013 

Cary, NC ( - Russ Cochran birdied the final four holes to beat David Frost by a single stroke and win the SAS Championship.

Cochran, who also won this crown in 2010, closed with a 5-under 67 to finish at 17-under-par 199. This was his fifth Champions Tour title.

David Frost had taken the lead late in the round with his 6-under 66, but ended one back at minus-16.

Kirk Triplett carded a 4-under 68 to end alone in third at 14-under 202. Gary Hallberg was one back at minus-13 after closing with a 66 at Prestonwood Country Club.

Anders Forsbrand (69) and Michael Allen (70) shared fifth place at 11-under 205. Tom Byrum posted a 4-under 68 to end alone in seventh at minus-10.

Last year's winner Bernhard Langer tripped to a 1-over 73 to slide into a tie for eighth at 9-under 207. He was joined there by Peter Senior (69) and Joe Daley (70).


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