CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. – Jeff Hatten of Farmington, Conn., survived a double bogey and bogey on his last three holes to earn a two-stroke victory Wednesday in a Golfslinger.com Tour event at the TPC Eagle Trace.
Hatten beat Devin Kay of Potomac, Md., 68 to 70 for his second Golfslinger win, the first coming Feb. 23 at Hammock Creek in Palm City. Kay has three tour titles, two this year.
With the 22-player field starting at the 10th hole, Hatten was four under par after 13 holes, then birdied the fifth and sixth, made double bogey at the par-3 seventh, then finished birdie-bogey. Kay had an eagle, three birdies and three bogeys.
Golfslinger’s 50th tournament of the year returned $4,070 in prize money. Hatten received $900, raising his career earnings to $4,419 since he joined the tour last October. Kay collected $725.
The tour’s next event will be on Friday at West Palm Beach GC.
There was $100 in the skins pot with 3 skins out worth $33.34 each
3- Scott Turner
13- Greg Kopf
15- Devin Kay (Eagle)
|68||Jeff Hatten||1||$900.00||Farmington, CT|
|70||Devin Kay||2||$725.00||Potomac, MD|
|71||Ben Vertz||T3||$612.50||Coral Springs, Florida|
|71||Mike Meisenzahl||T3||$612.50||Vero Beach, FL|
|72||Scott Turner (a)||T5||$365.00||Palm City, FL|
|72||Sal Spallone||T5||$365.00||Vero Beach|
|72||Robert De Biase||T5||$365.00||Venezuela|
|74||D. J. Lantz||T8||$62.50||New London, NH|
|74||Michael Capolongo||T8||$62.50||White Plains, NY|
|75||Greg Kopf||10||$0.00||Dallas, TX|
|76||Matt Springer||T11||$0.00||Gary, IN|
|76||Kirk Hanefeld||T11||$0.00||Acton, MA|
|76||Christian Westhorpe||T11||$0.00||Toronto, Canada|
|76||Christian De Greiff||T11||$0.00||Medellin, Colombia|
|77||Sunny Kim||16||$0.00||Queens, NY|
|78||Jake Katz||T17||$0.00||Buffalo, NY|
|81||Rylan Lanham||21||$0.00||Parkland, FL|
|83||Carly Ray Goldstein (a)||22||$0.00||Coral Springs|