Luke Gifford wins in his professional debut at Palm Beach Par 3
Gifford won on the first playoff hole after tying Matt Oshrine at 8-under par 73
Monday, August 14, 2023

PALM BEACH, Fla. - Luke Gifford from Boca Raton, FL wins in his first start as a professional at Palm Beach Par 3. His 8-under par total of 73 (27 holes) found him in a playoff with last week's winner Matt Oshrine. On the first playoff hole both men had looks at birdie, Ohrine from 25 feet and Gifford from 12. Oshrine ran his by 6 feet and after Gifford narrowly missed Oshrine's par putt to extend missed just high. Gifford's first professional win was worth $730 from the $3,000 purse. Ohrine earned $560 plus $232 from the bonus pool for a total of $792.

Justin Kalanquin and Ryan Jahn tied for 3rd two shots out of the playoff. Kalanquin earned $653.34 which included 2 skins, Jahn earned $550 which included bonus pool money.

Hole in one

Mariano Medico made the only hole in one of the day with a sand wedge on the 130 yard 14th hole. Congratulations Mariano!

There were three closest to the pin contests.

Hole #14 (5th Hole) - Matt Oshrine - 2' 10" - MLGT headcover
Hole #9 (18th Hole) - Luke Gifford - 1' 3" - MLGT Towel and Tervis
Hole #16 (25th hole) - Jake Fournier (a) 1' 8" - MLGT alignment sticks and cover

Summer 27 Hole Par-3 Individual Stroke Play

40% of field earns a check. 27 holes. Par 81. Walking Event. Pull carts free, limited riding carts available for $25 on a first come first serve basis.

Event Details

Start: 8/14/2023
Rounds: 1

Players: 22
Entry: $195
Purse: $3000

Event Photos


73 - Luke Gifford - $730 *Won on First Playoff Hole

Palm Beach Par 3
2345 South Ocean Blvd.
Palm Beach, FL  33480
www.golfontheocean.com

(561) 547-0598

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Tournament Results Scoring Details

Score Player Amount Total
73 Luke Gifford 1 $730.00$730.00
73 Matt Oshrine2 $560.00$792.00
75 Justin Kalanquin T3 $400.00$653.34
75 Ryan JahnT3 $400.00$550.00
77 Thomas Crow5 $270.00$270.00
78 Justin Peters6 $220.00$288.00
79 Mariano MedicoT7 $160.00$286.67
79 Cory SciupiderT7 $160.00$160.00
80 Bogle LaRue 9 $100.00$100.00
81 Blaise Vanitvelt $0.00$0.00
81 Micah Morris $0.00$0.00
82 Domenico Geminiani $0.00$0.00
82 Hunter O'Mahony $0.00$0.00
84 Andrew Blechman $0.00$0.00
85 Daniel Kayne $0.00$0.00
86 Lucas Sabie $0.00$0.00
86 Ken Chuparkoff II (a) $0.00$0.00
87 Bennett Buch $0.00$0.00
92 Patrick Nickler (a) $0.00$0.00
96 Ricardo Martis $0.00$0.00
DNFTom Wharton (a) $0.00$0.00
       

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