WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – Dan McCarthy of Syracuse, N.Y., birdied the first playoff hole Monday to edge Daniel Obremski of Pittsburgh in a Golfslinger.com Tour event after they tied at five under par 67 at the West Palm Beach Golf Course.
McCarthy finished regulation with birdie-bogey and a few minutes later Obremski, in the final pairing, birdied the last two holes to tie. On the first extra hole, after Obremski chipped to within tap-in range for par-4, McCarthy sank a five foot birdie putt for the win. Overall, McCarthy had seven birdies and two bogeys, Obremski six birdies and one bogey.
Ben Silverman of Thornhill, Ontario finished solo third with 68.
It was the 100th tournament of the year for the Golfslinger Tour, the ninth won by McCarthy. He has 29 wins and earnings of $87,707 since joining Golfslinger in October, 2007, including $550 from Monday’s $2,530 purse. Obremski has collected $11,771 and two victories since October, 2011.
It was tournament No.1,178 since Golfslinger began in August, 2004. There were 23 starters.
Golfslinger has a 36-hole tournament scheduled Wednesday and Thursday, followed by an 18-hole event Monday and another 36-hole event next Wednesday and Thursday.
|67||Dan McCarthy||1||$550.00||Syracuse, NY|
|67||Daniel Obremski||2||$420.00||Pittsburgh, PA|
|68||Ben Silverman||3||$360.00||Thornhill, Ontario|
|70||Eric Beringer||T4||$270.00||Philadelphia, PA|
|70||Brian Bartow||T4||$270.00||Rye Neck, NY|
|71||Bob Friend||T6||$136.67||Pittsburgh, PA|
|71||Sunny Kim||T6||$136.67||Queens, NY|
|71||Tim Lamb||T6||$136.67||Locust Valley, NY|
|72||Alvin Okada||9||$80.00||Waianae, HI|
|73||Matt Dubrowski||10||$70.00||Bergenfield, NJ|
|74||Jonathan Lowrey||T11||$50.00||Key Biscayne, FL|
|74||Christopher Schoen (a)||T11||$50.00|
|75||Brian Fister||$0.00||Lexington, KY|
|75||Vince Alessi||$0.00||Havertown, PA|
|76||JD Guiney||$0.00||Ballybunion, Ireland|
|76||Brad McFadden (a)||$0.00||Bryn Mawr, PA|
|77||T.J. Patel||$0.00||Port St. Lucie, FL|
|78||Donald Adams||$0.00||Worcester, MA|
|79||Matthew Yorgey||$0.00||Douglasville, PA|
|80||Ryan Miller||$0.00||Charlotte, NC|
|NC||Jimmy Hazen||$0.00||Miller Place, NY|