Augusta State Alum Patrick Reed Comes Up Just Short in Texas

Courtesy: AP

SAN ANTONIO (AP) – Charley Hoffman made a 9-foot birdie putt on the final to win the Valero Texas Open on Sunday.

The 39-year-old Hoffman closed with a 3-under 69 at TPC San Antonio for a one-stroke victory over Patrick Reed. Hoffman finished at 12-under 276 and earned $1,116,000 for his fourth PGA Tour victory.

Playing alongside Hoffman, Reed also birdied the par-5 18th for a 69 after he nearly made a fantastic chip for eagle. He missed birdie putts inside 8 feet on the par-3 16th and par-4 17th. Reed was chasing his 5th PGA Tour victory.

Chad Collins was third at 10 under after a 69.

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