Gil Morgan wins Senior tourney

Monday, July 24th 2000, 12:00 am
By: News On 6

(Princeton, New Jersey-AP) -- Oklahoma's Gil Morgan has claimed the championship spot at the Senior P-G-A Instinet Open. Morgan shot a six-under 66 to cap off a tournament record17-under 199 to claim a four-stroke win over Bob Murphy and Bruce Fleisher.

Morgan broke Chi Chi Rodriguez's 1987 score of 14-under 202. Morgan's margin of victory was the second largest in the 16-year history of the event. It is Morgan's second title this year and his 17th on the Senior P-G-A Tour. He won the Emerald Coast Classic in March.