Marc Leishman earned his first win on TOUR Sunday at TPC River
Highlands. With this victory, Leishman:
• Collects 500
points and moves from No. 81 to No. 23 in the FedExCup standings
with 897 points. Jason Dufner continues to lead with 1,849 points.
• Earns a two-year exemption on the PGA TOUR through 2014.
• Posts his second-career 62 on TOUR. The other 62 came 100
miles from Hartford, Conn. at the 2009 Deutsche Bank Championship
in Norton, Mass. where he finished T15. • Becomes the the
second Australian to win the Travelers Championship (Greg
Norman/1995). • Is the fifth of seven winners of the Travelers
Championship to be a first-time TOUR champion -- J.J. Henry (2006),
Hunter Mahan (2007), Bubba Watson (2010), Fredrik Jacobson (2011),
Marc Leishman (2012). Leishman's victory is his first in 96 career
PGA TOUR starts.