Chase Koepka fires 65-67 (132) to win 2016 Major III
Steve LeBrun finished one shot back with 65-68 (133)
Thursday, October 20, 2016

PALM CITY, Fla. – Chase Koepka edged Steve LeBrun on Thursday in a duel between West Palm Beach players. After they tied at six under par 65 in the first round Wednesday on the Osprey Creek course at Martin Downs Country Club, Koepka closed with 67-132 to LeBrun’s 68-133.

It was Koepka’s fifth victory in just eight starts on the MLGT. The brother of U.S. Ryder Cupper Brooks Koepka, Chase received $3,500 from the $14,015 purse and an additional $95 from the skins game for a total of $3,595. He has $13,367 in MLGT earnings since turning pro in June of 2016. He made 12 birdies and 2 bogeys in 36 holes.

LeBrun, who has played on the PGA and Web.com tours in recent years, joined the MLGT in August, 2007. Since then he has accumulated 49 wins and earnings of $139,400, including $2,200 Thursday. In two days, he had 11 birdies and 2 bogeys. None of the errors were in the first round.

The 90th tournament of the year drew 29 starters. Next on the schedule: Monday, PGA National-Estate course; Wednesday, Plantation Preserve; and Thursday, Champions Club at Summerfield.

Chase Koepka


Steve LeBrun and Chase Koepka lead Major III after day 1 with 65's
Josh Hart is one shot back after a 5-under par 66

PALM CITY, Fla. - Steve LeBrun and Chase Koepka, both from West Palm Beach, FL, share the lead after day 1 of the Minor League Golf Tour's Major III at Martin Downs Golf Club. They both carded rounds of 6-under par 65.

Josh Hart from Jupiter, FL, enters the final round just one shot off the lead after an opening round of 66. Hart has 4 Minor League Golf Tour victories, all coming at Martin Downs.

There were 4 skins out on day 1 worth $95 each. Click any of the $ sign links under the skins column to view the skins results.

2016 Major III

40% of the field earns a check. $3,000 1st at any number of players. $4,000 1st @ 36 players

Event Details

Start: 10/19/2016
Rounds: 2

Players: 29
Entry: $590
Purse: $14015.02

Event Photos
Day 2 Pictures

132 - Chase Koepka (65-67) - $3,500

Martin Downs Osprey Creek
3801 SW Greenwood Way
Palm City, FL  34990


(772) 286-6818

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Tournament Results

Score Player Amount Total
(132)  65 67 Chase Koepka1 $3,500.00$3,595.00
(133)  65 68 Steve LeBrun 2 $2,200.00$2,200.00
(136)  67 69 Jeb Buchanan T3 $1,433.34$1,433.34
(136)  67 69 Jamie Sindelar T3 $1,433.34$1,623.34
(136)  68 68 Ben SilvermanT3 $1,433.34$1,433.34
(137)  66 71 Josh Hart T6 $925.00$1,115.00
(137)  70 67 David M. Smith T6 $925.00$925.00
(138)  69 69 Jhared HackT8 $550.00$550.00
(138)  69 69 Evan BeirneT8 $550.00$550.00
(138)  69 69 Lee McCoyT8 $550.00$645.00
(139)  71 68 Charlie Harrison11 $315.00$315.00
(140)  69 71 Jon McLeanT12 $50.00$50.00
(140)  69 71 Jimmy LytleT12 $50.00$50.00
(140)  71 69 Mason JacobsT12 $50.00$145.00
(140)  71 69 Steven BurakT12 $50.00$50.00
(141)  70 71 Matt Gallant $0.00$0.00
(141)  70 71 Sunny Kim $0.00$0.00
(141)  72 69 Brandon Smith $0.00$0.00
(145)  73 72 Tim Cantwell $0.00$0.00
(147)  73 74 Brant Peaper $0.00$0.00
(148)  71 77 Will Coleman $0.00$0.00
(148)  72 76 Brian Fister $0.00$0.00
(148)  72 76 Zac Goodman $0.00$0.00
(150)  76 74 Brian McArdle $0.00$0.00
(153)  77 76 JD Carrabino $0.00$0.00
(153)  80 73 Brendan Lemp $0.00$0.00
(155)  78 77 Nathan Klatt $0.00$95.00
(156)  80 76 Michael Jooste $0.00$0.00
69 Stephen Grant $0.00$0.00
       

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