Mark Purrington fires 67 at Jupiter CC to win by two
Sunny Kim, Nicholas Huggins and 2017 Contest #4 winner Michael Chipolone tie for 2nd at 69
Wednesday, October 18, 2017

JUPITER, Fla. – Mark Purrington of Dartmouth, MA, survived a bogey on his last hole Wednesday to capture his first victory on the Minor League Golf Tour. Purrington made seven birdies and had a bogey at the par-3 sixth hole before his mis step at the par-4 18th to finish at five under par 67 at Jupiter Country Club. He received $750 from the $4,120 purse, raising his career earnings to $4,197. Purrington was a MLGT regular in 2013-14 and returned to South Florida earlier this month after working the past couple years in Hawaii.

Tied for second at 69 among 34 starters were Michael Chipolone of Boca Raton, FL and Nicholas Huggins of Marietta, OH, each with five birdies and two bogeys, and Sunny Kim of Queens, NY, who also had five birdies but made double bogey at the par-3 second hole.

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Jupiter CC October Classic

50% of the field earns a check. This event is sponsored by Amino VITAL. Click on the event title to learn more.

Event Details

Start: 10/18/2017
Rounds: 1

Players: 34
Entry: $170
Purse: $4120

Event Photos


67 - Mark Purrington - $750 *First Win on the MLGT

Jupiter Country Club
126 Rosalia Court
Jupiter, FL  33478
www.jupitercountryclub.com

(561) 746-3950

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Tournament Results

Score Player Amount Total
67 Mark Purrington 1 $750.00$750.00
69 Sunny Kim T2 $460.00$510.00
69 Michael Chipolone T2 $460.00$688.00
69 Nicholas Huggins T2 $460.00$510.00
70 Justin Hicks T5 $325.00$537.00
70 Nick Latimer T5 $325.00$487.00
71 Bo Hoag T7 $190.00$240.00
71 Marc IsslerT7 $190.00$190.00
71 Brian Fister T7 $190.00$190.00
71 Dan McCarthyT7 $190.00$240.00
71 Taylor Funk T7 $190.00$290.00
72 Jacob EggersT12 $80.00$80.00
72 Jack Whelan T12 $80.00$80.00
72 Jamie SindelarT12 $80.00$80.00
73 Jeremy Walsh T15 $50.00$50.00
73 Eric Cole T15 $50.00$50.00
73 Davey Jude T15 $50.00$50.00
74 David Torres (a) $0.00$0.00
74 Ryan Harris $0.00$0.00
74 Steve LeBrun $0.00$50.00
74 Marc Mazza $0.00$0.00
75 Jimmy Lytle $0.00$0.00
75 Will Coleman $0.00$0.00
75 Logan Gray $0.00$0.00
76 James Smith $0.00$0.00
76 JD Carrabino $0.00$0.00
77 Matthew Piescher $0.00$0.00
77 Luke Graboyes $0.00$0.00
79 Ryan Fowler $0.00$50.00
79 Zack Shriver $0.00$0.00
80 Zac Goodman $0.00$0.00
81 Jason Trout $0.00$0.00
82 Matt Hayes (a) $0.00$0.00
83 Julius Oppenheimer (a) $0.00$0.00
       

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