PEBBLE BEACH — Tom Lehman made a 20-foot birdie putt on the final hole at Pebble Beach on Saturday for his second straight 5-under 67 and a one-stroke lead in the Champions Tour’s First Tee Open.
Lehman, the seven-time Champions Tour winner and former British Open champion, had a 10-under 134 total after rounds at Del Monte and Pebble Beach. He is winless this year.
Russ Cochran, the Principal Charity Classic winner in June in Iowa, also shot 67 at Pebble Beach. Cochran made a 60-foot birdie putt on the par-3 seventh, his 16th hole of the day.
Defending champion Kirk Triplett and first-round leader Bernhard Langer were three strokes back at 7 under. Triplett had a 70, and Langer followed his opening 63 with a 74. They also played Pebble Beach, the site of the final round Sunday.