BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. – Alejandro Garmendia of Weston played a bogey-free round Monday to earn his first victory on the Fuzion-Minor League Golf Tour. Garmendia had an eagle at the par-5 seventh hole and made two birdies on each nine of the East course at Indian Spring Country Club for a six under par 66, winning by two strokes over a field of 24 players. His birdies were at Nos. 1, 6, 10 and 13.
Garmendia, 18, received $650 from the $2,928 purse, raising his career earnings to $4,167.26 since he started on the MLGT Aug. 10, 2010. His previous best finish in 20 starts was a tie for second May 25 at the Evergreen Club in Palm City.
Q-School contest 4 leader Ben Hartman tied for second place with Bobby Collins at 4-under par 68 followed by Sal Spallone in fourth place with 69. Hartman, Gamendia, Collins and Spallone are all within $239 of each other after four events. There are six events remaining in Q-School contest 4, including two 2-day events.
Next on the MLGT: Wednesday, Abacoa GC, Jupiter, and Thursday, Miccosukee CC, Miami.
There was $140 in the skins pot with 2 skins out worth $70 each.
#7 - Alejandro Garmendia (Eagle)
#18 - Bobby Collins
|66||Alejandro Garmendia||1||$650.00||Pompano Beach, FL|
|68||Ben Hartman||T2||$450.00||Palm Beach Gardens|
|68||Bobby Collins||T2||$450.00||North Palm Beach, FL|
|69||Sal Spallone||4||$325.00||Vero Beach|
|70||Matthew Myskowski||5||$250.00||Palm City, FL|
|71||Jim Fitzpatrick||T6||$123.84||Stratford, CT|
|71||Matt Springer||T6||$123.84||Gary, IN|
|71||Matt LeConche||T6||$123.84||Wellington, FL|
|71||Brandon Smith (a)||T6||$123.84||West Palm Beach, FL|
|71||Jacob Korb||T6||$123.84||Newtown, PA|
|71||Greg O'Mahony||T6||$123.84||Tequesta, FL|
|72||Bobby Tracy||12||$60.00||Miami, FL|
|73||Jon Davis||T13||$0.00||Akron, OH|
|73||Greg Forest (a)||T13||$0.00||Stuart|
|74||Taylor Cerjan||T15||$0.00||Vero Beach|
|75||Tim Turpen||17||$0.00||Palm Beach Gardens|
|77||Marc Mazza||T19||$0.00||Elmira, NY|
|77||Gonzalo Granda||T19||$0.00||Weston, FL|
|77||Adam Hale||T19||$0.00||Coral Springs, FL|
|78||Tony Lee (a)||T22||$0.00||London, England|
|78||Nick Cupper||T22||$0.00||Belle Vernon, PA|