WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – Kevin Jorden, an amateur from Juno Beach, playing in his first Golfslinger.com Tour event, was the winner in a playoff Tuesday at Bear Lakes Country Club.
Jorden outlasted Chris Damiano of Jupiter, who has four Golfslinger wins, with birdie from three feet on the par-5 third hole after they tied at four under par 68 on the Lakes course. They halved the first two holes with par-4s and par-3s, respectively.
Jorden played mistake-free golf in regulation climaxed by a 12-foot birdie putt at the 18th hole. He birdied Nos. 1, 6 and 7 on the front. Jorden received a $750 merchandise certificate from Golfsmith.
Damiano had six birdies but double bogeyed the par-4 fourth hole. On the back nine he birdied Nos. 12, 14, 15 and 16. As the low pro, Damiano, the overall runnerup among 34 starters, collected $850 from the $4,533 purse. He has career earnings of $41,508 since joining Golfslinger Oct. 16, 2006.
There was $180 in the skins pot with 2 skins out worth $90 each.
6- Chad Gates (Eagle)
17- Tommy McDonagh (Eagle)
|68||Kevin Jorden||1||$750.00||Juno Beach, FL|
|70||Jim Fitzpatrick||T3||$475.00||Stratford, CT|
|71||Tim Turpen||T5||$266.67||Palm Beach Gardens|
|71||Sunny Kim||T5||$266.67||Queens, NY|
|71||Ben Silverman||T5||$266.67||Thornhill, Ontario|
|72||Tyler Kitson||T8||$168.75||New Providence, NJ|
|72||Jeb Buchanan||T8||$168.75||Loudonville, NY|
|72||Stephen Grant||T8||$168.75||Birr, Ireland|
|72||Morten Orveland||T8||$168.75||Oslo, Norway|
|73||Jason Parajeckas||12||$110.00||Woburn, MA|
|74||Greg Duncan||T13||$82.50||Edinburgh, Scotland|
|74||David M. Smith||T13||$82.50||Ruston, LA|
|74||Ben Suarez||T13||$82.50||Lake Charles, LA|
|74||Chad Gates||T13||$82.50||Palm City, FL|
|75||Greg Etimos||T17||$22.67||East Islip, NY|
|75||Matt Dubrowski||T17||$22.67||Bergenfield, NJ|
|75||Jacob Korb||T17||$22.67||Newtown, PA|
|76||Jordan Holley||T20||$0.00||Greensboro, NC|
|76||Devin Kay||T20||$0.00||Potomac, MD|
|76||Zach Glassman||T20||$0.00||Highland Hts., OH|
|77||Scott Miller||T23||$0.00||Wyckoff, NJ|
|77||Rushi Oza||T23||$0.00||Canton, OH|
|79||Pat Elber||T25||$0.00||Delray Beach, FL|
|79||Rahul Sriram||T25||$0.00||Port St. Lucie, FL|
|80||Erik Downs||T28||$0.00||West Palm Beach|
|80||Dustin Wallis||T28||$0.00||Noble, OK|
|80||Wayne De Haas||T28||$0.00||Johannesburg, SA|
|81||Tommy McDonagh||31||$0.00||Norwalk, CT|
|82||Adam Hale||T32||$0.00||Coral Springs, FL|
|82||Carl McCauley||T32||$0.00||Parkland, FL|
|82||Trevor Sahn||T32||$0.00||Delray Beach, FL|