BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. – Sunny Kim of Palm Beach Gardens eagled the first hole Thursday and went on to shoot seven under par 65 and earn his sixth victory on the Fuzion/Minor League Golf Tour.
After his quick start, Kim, 21, added seven birdies (Nos. 6, 7, 8, 10, 12,15 and 16) and two bogeys at two and eighteen on the East course at Indian Spring Country Club. He earned $900 from the $4,847 purse, raising his career earnings to $38,255 since he joined the MLGT in October, 2006.
Tim Turpen, was in a playoff Monday (finishing second), won yesterday, and tied for second here with David Smith of Ruston, LA after they both shot 67. Turpen earned $2,200 this week, vaulting him into the lead at the half way point of the 5th Q-School Contest of 2010.
The MLGT's 68th tournament of the year drew 40 entrants. Two more events remain this month: Monday-Tuesday, Links @ Madison Green, Royal Palm Beach, and Wednesday, The Wanderers Club, Wellington.
There was $200 in the Skins Pot with 3 skins out worth $66.67 each.
#1 - Sunny Kim (Eagle)
#2 - Josh McCumber
#14 - Tim Turpen
|65||Sunny Kim||1||$900.00||Queens, NY|
|67||David M. Smith||T2||$550.00||Ruston, LA|
|67||Tim Turpen||T2||$550.00||Palm Beach Gardens|
|68||Marc Mazza||4||$425.00||Elmira, NY|
|69||Pierre-Henri Soero||T5||$281.25||Noumea, New-Caledonia|
|69||Brett Bergeron||T5||$281.25||LaPlace, LA|
|69||Brad Klapprott||T5||$281.25||Keokuk, Iowa|
|69||Steve LeBrun||T5||$281.25||West Palm Beach, FL|
|70||Mike Adamson||T9||$167.50||Waynesburg, PA|
|70||Ben Hartman||T9||$167.50||Palm Beach Gardens|
|70||Marshall Pickett||T9||$167.50||Wilmington, NC|
|70||Taylor Stewart||T9||$167.50||Richmond, VA|
|71||Mark C. Williams||T13||$105.00||South Africa|
|72||Fernando Figueroa||T15||$52.00||El Salvador|
|72||Aaron Murphy||T15||$52.00||New Bloomfield, MO|
|72||Greg Blackwell||T15||$52.00||Miami, FL|
|72||Jacob Korb||T15||$52.00||Newtown, PA|
|72||Kyle Willmann||T15||$52.00||Edmond, OK|
|72||John Van Wart||T15||$52.00||Brockton, MA|
|72||Eric Beringer||T15||$52.00||Philadelphia, PA|