PALM CITY, Fla. – Steve LeBrun of West Palm Beach, FL made five consecutive birdies on the inward nine Wednesday on the Osprey Creek course at Martin Downs Country Club. It led to error-free nine under par 62 and his 45th victory on the Minor League Golf Tour.
LeBrun, 37, a graduate of John I. Leonard High School and Florida Atlantic University, had a pair of 31's with birdies at Nos. 2, 5, 6 and 8 on the front side, then started his streak of five in a row at the 13th hole. He did not make a bogey and won by three shots. He received $625 from the $2,775 purse raising his career earnings to $124,287 since August, 2007.
Jimmy Lytle of Ocean Ridge, FL finished three under par on his last three holes to card a 6-under par 65 and a solo second place finish.
The Osprey Course at Martin Downs will host the MLGT's 3rd Major of the year in three weeks on Wednesday and Thursday, September 16-17. The entry fee is $590 with a 40% Payout. First place will be $10,000 with 61 or more players, $6,000 with 45 or more players, and $3,000 guaranteed at any number of players.
The MLGT’s 75th tournament of the year drew 22 starters. Next on the schedule is a 54-hole event Monday-Wednesday (Aug. 31-Sept. 2) at Inverrary CC in Lauderhill.
|62||Steve LeBrun||1||$625.00||West Palm Beach, FL|
|65||Jimmy Lytle||2||$500.00||Ocean Ridge, FL|
|67||Carl McCauley||T3||$387.50||Parkland, FL|
|67||Geoff Lee||T3||$387.50||Palm Beach Gardens|
|68||Tim Cantwell||T5||$237.50||Palm Beach Gardens, FL|
|68||Cory Stelick||T5||$237.50||Groton, NY|
|69||Alejandro Garmendia||7||$170.00||Pompano Beach, FL|
|70||Greg O'Mahony||8||$130.00||Tequesta, FL|
|71||Jon McLean||T9||$50.00||Weston, FL|
|71||Anthony Infante||T9||$50.00||Miami, FL|
|72||Austin Powell||$0.00||Jupiter, FL|
|72||Mason Jacobs||$0.00||Metropolis, IL|
|74||Alex Rosen||$0.00||Jupiter, FL|
|74||Jim Fitzpatrick||$0.00||Stratford, CT|
|75||Landon Bompensa||$0.00||Port St. Lucie, FL|
|75||Gordon Parker||$0.00||ON, Canada|
|75||Zack Shriver||$0.00||Marysville, WA|
|76||Brian Anderson||$0.00||Rochester, IL|
|76||Greg Duncan||$0.00||Edinburgh, Scotland|
|81||John Stearns (a)||$0.00||Port Saint Lucie, FL|
|89||Akinari Sato||$0.00||Japan, Aichi|