PORT SAINT LUCIE, Fla. - Jimmy Lytle from Ocean Ridge, FL, becomes the first player in Minor League Golf Tour history to surpass $200,000 in earnings. Lytle and Jon McLean tied in regulation with 5-under par 67's at The Legacy Golf Club.
On the first playoff hole, Lytle hit sand wedge to 3 feet. McLean missed the green but did get up and down to force Lytle to make his birdie putt. Lytle did just that, picking up his 55th MLGT win and the $525 winners check that came along with it, raising his MLGT career earnings to $200,323.
In regulation, both Lytle and McLean had 4 birdies, and eagle, and 1 bogey. McLean earned $440 for the 2nd place finish.
The Minor League Golf Tour plays next at Champions Club in Stuart. It is a unique event with a low $100 entry fee. But for the players that want to play for more it has an optional $20 skins game and $100 bonus pool.
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|67||Jimmy Lytle||1||$525.00||$0.00||$0.00||$525.00||Ocean Ridge, FL|
|67||Jon McLean||2||$440.00||$0.00||$0.00||$440.00||Weston, FL|
|69||Brandon Smith||3||$340.00||$144.00||$150.00||$634.00||West Palm Beach, FL|
|70||Sunny Kim||T4||$225.00||$0.00||$100.00||$325.00||Queens, NY|
|70||Drew Page||T4||$225.00||$0.00||$0.00||$225.00||Asheville, NC|
|71||Matthew Ceravolo||6||$160.00||$0.00||$0.00||$160.00||Palm Beach Gardens, FL|
|72||Brian Fister||7||$130.00||$0.00||$0.00||$130.00||Lexington, KY|
|74||David M. Smith||T8||$90.00||$0.00||$0.00||$90.00||Ruston, LA|
|74||Cole Thompson||T8||$90.00||$0.00||$0.00||$90.00||Sebastian, FL|
|78||Cory Stelick||T10||$36.67||$0.00||$0.00||$36.67||Groton, NY|
|78||Philipp Muller||T10||$36.67||$0.00||$0.00||$36.67||Waldmohr, Germany|
|78||David Torres (a)||T10||$36.67||$0.00||$0.00||$36.67||Port St. Lucie, FL|
|79||Richard Donegan||$0.00||$0.00||$0.00||$0.00||Okeechobee, FL|
|80||Jeff Cohen||$0.00||$0.00||$0.00||$0.00||Windham, NH|
|80||Nathan Klatt||$0.00||$0.00||$0.00||$0.00||Port Saint Lucie, FL|
|81||Dylan Kelley||$0.00||$0.00||$0.00||$0.00||Port St. Lucie, FL|
|83||Nicolo Ragazzi||$0.00||$48.00||$0.00||$48.00||Como, Italy|
|85||Colby Takushi||$0.00||$48.00||$0.00||$48.00||Pearl City, HI|
|86||Mike Tirado||$0.00||$0.00||$0.00||$0.00||Coconut Creek, FL|
|86||Ian Steele||$0.00||$0.00||$0.00||$0.00||Worcester, UK|
|NC||Zack Shriver||$0.00||$0.00||$0.00||$0.00||Marysville, WA|