LAKE WORTH, Fla. - Sunny Kim made four straight birdies, and six within eight holes, to overcome a pair of eagles by Steve LeBrun and claim a Minor League Golf Tour victory Thursday 64 to 65 in a duel of bogey-free rounds at Winston Trails.
Kim, of Palm Beach Gardens, FL, started his birdie streak at the fourth hole, adding birdies at Nos. 6, 7, 8, 9 and 11, then made two more, at 14 and 15, for his 38th win since he joined the MLGT in October, 2006. He collected $560 from the $2,270 purse, raising his career earnings to $160,257.
LeBrun, of West Palm Beach, FL, eagled the par-5 fourth and ninth holes, adding birdies at 7, 11 and 13 to finish second among 21 starters. He received $440 to boost his career total to $130,588 since August, 2007. LeBrun is tied with Jimmy Lytle at 48 in career MLGT wins.
Three 18-hole tournaments are scheduled next week: Monday, Inverrary CC-East; Wednesday, Jacaranda GC-East; and Thursday, Ironhorse CC.
|64||Sunny Kim||1||$560.00||Queens, NY|
|65||Steve LeBrun||2||$440.00||West Palm Beach, FL|
|67||Brian Fister||3||$360.00||Lexington, KY|
|69||Joe Latowski (a)||T4||$245.00||Port Saint Lucie, FL|
|69||Justin Bryant||T4||$245.00||St. Louis, MO|
|70||Ben Silverman||6||$170.00||Juno Beach, FL|
|71||Grace Na||7||$110.00||Oakland, CA|
|72||Matt Genchi||T8||$46.67||Jupiter, FL|
|72||Patrick Rada||T8||$46.67||Anderson, SC|
|72||Brad Adamonis||T8||$46.67||Cumberland, RI|
|73||Jon McLean||$0.00||Weston, FL|
|74||James Braunsberg||$0.00||Plymouth Meeting, PA|
|76||Alvin Okada||$0.00||Waianae, HI|
|76||Anthony Infante||$0.00||Miami, FL|
|78||Alejandro Garmendia||$0.00||Pompano Beach, FL|
|78||Brendan Lemp||$0.00||Westerly, RI|
|78||Michael Wolf||$0.00||Cincinnati, OH|
|79||Robert Diforio (a)||$0.00||White Plains, NY|
|81||Richard Trotter||$0.00||Fort Lauderdale, FL|
|90||Austin Vannice (a)||$0.00||Aspen, CO|
|NC||Kristian Perry (a)||$0.00||Delray Beach|