Steve LeBrun only player to break 70 on the Champ, wins by one
Fresh off his 2-day win, Olin Browne Jr. finishes 2nd with 70
Wednesday, May 17, 2017

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – Steve LeBrun of West Palm Beach, FL, held off all challengers with pars on his last eight holes Wednesday to capture his 54th victory on the Minor League Golf Tour. LeBrun birdied Nos. 1, 5, 6 and 10 and bogeyed the par-3 seventh hole on the Champion course at PGA National.

A frequent player on the PGA and tours in recent years, LeBrun edged Olin Browne Jr. of Hobe Sound, FL, who shot 70 with birdies at the seventh and 10th holes. Browne won a 36-hole tournament on the Champion course Monday and Tuesday at eight under par 136.

LeBrun received $950 from the $5,435 purse and an additional $232 from an optional bonus pool for a total of $1,182. This boosted his career earnings to $150,463, third all-time for the MLGT, which began in August, 2004. Browne, second among 37 starters earned $650 from the main purse and $191 from the bonus pool.

The Bear Trap

A big thank you to PGA National Resort and Spa for hosting this great event on the Champ Course. The course was in tournament condition and provided a great test for the players.

The Minor League Golf Tour's 3rd Q-School Contest of 2017 starts in just 5 days. The contest is comprised of back to back 2-day events. The first half will be held at Indian Spring Country Club on 5/22-23 and the second half will be held at PGA National Estates on 5/24-25. The Minor League Golf Tour is guaranteeing a full paid entry into 2017 Q-school for the low 4-day score of those players entered in the contest. If more than 25 players participate in the contest, the extra money will go towards the 2nd place finisher's (in the contest) 2017 Q-school entry. The first 2-day event entry is $390, the 2nd 2-day entry fee is $340, and the Q-School contest entry fee is $200. Both of the 2-day events will have prize pools and optional skins games and optional bonus pools. You DO NOT have to be competing in the Q-School contest to play in either or both of the 2-day events. Please call Tournament Director Scott Turner at 561.598.9630 with any questions.

TourMARK PGA Champ Open

50% of the field earns a check. Come play a tournament on the course that hosts the PGA Tour's Honda Classic. Call Scott at 561-598-9630 to schedule a practice round.

Event Details

Start: 5/17/2017
Rounds: 1

Players: 37
Entry: $200
Purse: $5435

Event Photos

69 - Steve LeBrun - $950

PGA National - Champ
400 Ave of the Champions
Palm Beach Gardens, FL  33418

(561) 627-2000

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Tournament Results Scoring Details

Score Player Amount Total
69 Steve LeBrun 1 $950.00$1,182.00
70 Olin Browne Jr. 2 $650.00$841.00
71 Michael Midgette 3 $600.00$750.00
72 John Gerber T4 $525.00$760.17
72 Justin Hicks T4 $525.00$613.50
73 Brant Peaper 6 $425.00$425.00
74 Ricky Casko T7 $232.00$232.00
74 Jimmy Lytle T7 $232.00$232.00
74 Sandro Piaget T7 $232.00$232.00
74 David Torres T7 $232.00$232.00
74 Nicholas Grubnich T7 $232.00$232.00
75 Zack Shriver T12 $100.00$246.67
75 Ryan Carter T12 $100.00$100.00
75 Jason Thresher T12 $100.00$100.00
77 Andrew Park T15 $62.50$62.50
77 Jacob Eggers T15 $62.50$62.50
77 Brian McArdle T15 $62.50$62.50
77 Jamie Sindelar T15 $62.50$62.50
78 Michael SchachnerT19 $12.50$12.50
78 Michael Perez T19 $12.50$12.50
78 Will ColemanT19 $12.50$12.50
78 Cole ThompsonT19 $12.50$12.50
79 Alfredo Adrian $0.00$0.00
79 Jeremy Walsh $0.00$146.67
80 Luke Llaneras $0.00$0.00
80 Philipp Muller $0.00$0.00
81 JD Carrabino $0.00$0.00
82 Michele Forgione $0.00$0.00
82 Callum Fern (a) $0.00$0.00
82 T.J. Patel $0.00$0.00
82 Marc Mazza $0.00$0.00
83 Nathan Klatt $0.00$0.00
83 Dane Cianelli $0.00$0.00
84 Way Ismail $0.00$0.00
84 Sonny Grosso $0.00$0.00
DNFMichael Wolf $0.00$0.00

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