Minnesota native Tom Lehman was named 2011 Senior Player of the Year by the Golf Writers Association of America on Thursday. Lehman had 12 top-ten finishes -- including three wins -- to lead the Champions Tour money list.
Lehman wins Schwab Cup, shoe-in to make golf history
Minnesota native Tom Lehman is in line to be the first player in the history of golf to be named player of the year in the developmental tour, the regular PGA tour and the senior tour. Lehman won the Champions Tour points title Sunday, and is a “gimme” to be named player-of-the-year in that circuit.