PALM CITY, Fla. – Sunny Kim of Palm Beach Gardens made five straight birdies on the front nine Monday at Hammock Creek Golf Club enroute to a seven under par 65 and his 37th victory on the Minor League Golf Tour.
After he birdied 2 through 6, Kim bogeyed the eighth and 14th holes among birdies at 9, 10, 13 and 17 to win by three shots. He received $600 from the $2,430 purse to raise his career earnings to $153,375 since October, 2006.
Brandon Smith finished 2nd with a 4-under par 68 followed by Ben Silverman with a 3-under par 69.
The MLGT’s 39th tournament of the year drew 18 starters. Next on the schedule: Wednesday, Jacaranda GC-East, Plantation, and Thursday, nearby Martin Downs CC.
|65||Sunny Kim||1||$600.00||Queens, NY|
|68||Brandon Smith||2||$500.00||West Palm Beach, FL|
|69||Ben Silverman||3||$425.00||Thornhill, Ontario|
|70||Austin Parker||4||$300.00||Plano, TX|
|73||Jimmy Lytle||5||$225.00||Ocean Ridge, FL|
|74||Clint Keown||T6||$127.50||Evansville, IN|
|74||Marcus Williams||T6||$127.50||Wellington, FL|
|76||Matt Springer||8||$75.00||Gary, IN|
|77||Brandon Kearney||T9||$25.00||Archbald, PA|
|77||Jason Trout||T9||$25.00||Baltimore, MD|
|81||Jake Knuese||$0.00||New Berlin, WI|
|84||Douglas Ebe||$0.00||Stockholm, Sweden|
|84||Zachary Snider (a)||$0.00||Newport News|
|84||Brian Fister||$0.00||Lexington, KY|
|85||William Pugliese||$0.00||Aurora, Ontario|
|86||Robert Mitten||$0.00||West Palm Beach, FL|
|87||Nick Marcoaldi||$0.00||Holliston, MA|
|94||Jin Chenglong (a)||$0.00||Beijing, China|