First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 10:04 PM on 4/24, issued at 10:04 PM Blackshear, GA | Bristol, GA | Mershon, GA | Millwood, GA

Brand, Jr. wins by 1 in Germany

Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Updated: 9/08/2013 2:14 pm

Vorbeck, Germany (Sports Network) - Gordon Brand, Jr. closed with a 4-under 68 on Sunday to earn a 1-stroke win at the WINSTONgolf Senior Open.

Brand, who won for the second time on the European Senior Tour, finished at 12-under-par 204 on the WINSTONopen Course.

The 55-year-old birdied the first for the third straight day, but gave that shot back when he bogeyed the fourth. He came back with four birdies in a 6- hole span from the sixth to the 11th to jump to 12-under.

Brand stumbled to a bogey at the 15th, but erased that error with a birdie on the 16th. He parred the last two to seal the win.

Andrew Oldcorn fired an 11-under 61 to grab a share of second at minus-11. He was joined there by David J. Russell (67) and Angel Franco (69). Oldcorn had 11 birdies through 15 holes, but parred the final three. Russell also had a bogey-free round, while Franco jumped into a share of second thanks to an eagle on the par-5 17th.

Peter Fowler closed with a 66 to end at 10-under-par 206. He was joined there by Paul Eales (67), Steen Tinning (68) and Philip Golding (69).

Brent Martineau
Brent is the Sports Director at FOX30/CBS47. He's been with Action News since March of 2008.
Dan Hicken
Dave DeCandis
Dave DeCandis joined Action News in November 2010 as a Sports Reporter and Photographer.
Stuart Webber
Stuart joined the Action Sports team in August of 2012 and is happy to back in his home state of Florida.
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.