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Aiken's Kisner holds on for win at Pebble Beach

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PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) - Aiken's Kevin Kisner made a 15-foot par putt on the 18th hole for a 2-over 74 and a one-stroke victory over Chesson Hadley at the Pebble Beach Invitational on Sunday.
    
Kisner began the day with a two-stroke lead and finished at 13-under 275 in the tournament featuring 80 professionals from the PGA, LPGA, Champions and Web.com tours.
    
Hadley shot a 70 and was four shots in front of Scott Langley (68) and William McGirt (73), who tied at 8 under.
    
Mina Harigae had a 71 to top LPGA finishers and finished tied with Sam Saunders (74) and Mark Brooks (70) at 281.
    
Tommy Armour III (68) and Kirk Triplett (72) were the top Champions Tour's finishers and were among five players at 282.
    
Hall of Famer Annika Sorenstam, who has played in the event several times since retiring from the LPGA in 2008, finished at even par after a 75.
    
Kisner earned $60,000 of the $300,000 purse.

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