Byrum has enjoyed success within this event previously in the TPC Scottsdale’s Champions Course. 2 yrs ago, he finished tied for second once the event was performed here. Now he’ll enjoy fully-exempt status after finishing 52nd around the 2017 money list.
“I didn’t play well around the front nine and absolutely nothing really was happening after which I recieve to No. 10 and didn’t hit an excellent drive and that i got lower a little,Inches Johnson remembered. “I hit a hybrid on my small second shot also it type of tumbled on the eco-friendly and that i managed to get to have an bald eagle which just type of jump began things and that i performed well in the future.Inches
SCOTTSDALE, Arizona – Tom Byrum (Dallas, Texas) eagled the very first playoff hole to defeat Tommy Tolles (Hendersonville, New York) to assert medalist honors in the 2017 PGA TOUR Champions National Qualifying Tournament at TPC Scottsdale (Champions Course). Byrum and Tolles were tied following the 72-hole event at 19-under-componen 265 forcing the playoff. Byrum ended the playoff around the first extra hole, sinking a 7-feet putt for bald eagle and also the win.
Editor’s note:The very best five finishers earn fully-exempt status with the 2018 season. Others finishing within the top 30 and ties are qualified to compete in open qualifiers whatsoever co-backed occasions on PGA TOUR Champions in 2018.
Kent Johnson, another PGA TOUR veteran, used a remarkable back nine to assert third place overall. His back nine incorporated an bald eagle on No. 18 and 4 additional birdies for any 6-under-componen 30.
Not surprisingly, it had been another see-saw affair with plenty of changes through the round.