Eric Cole tops the field with 50 points! McGowan nearly chips in for eagle on the last to beat him
Today's event was a stableford event where points were awarded each hole
Tuesday, January 7, 2020

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. – Eric Cole of Delray Beach and Orlando, FL, the leading money winner on the Minor League Golf Tour in 2019, cashed his first check of 2020 with his first victory of the year Tuesday on the Estate course at PGA National. Cole earned 50 Stableford points with a medal score of six under par 65, earning $950 from the $4,605 purse, an additional $232 from an optional bonus pool and a skin worth $133.34 for a total of $1,315.34. His card showed an eagle at the par-5 ninth hole, six birdies and two bogeys. In 2019, Cole won 14 tournaments and led the MLGT money list with $37,205. This year, he also has conditional status on the Korn Ferry Tour.

This stableford event awarded 0 points for double bogey or worse, 1 point for a bogey, 2 points for a par, 4 points for a birdie, 6 points for an eagle and 8 points for a double eagle.

Michael McGowan of Southern Pines, NC, was second among 35 players with 49 points, collecting $817. He has won four times since joining the MLGT in April, 2015.

PGA Estate STABLEFORD Shootout

40% of the field earns a check. This is a STABLEFORD event. Points will be awarded as follows. Double Bogey or Worse = 0 pts, Bogey = 1 point, Par = 2 points, Birdie = 4points, Eagle = 6points, Double Eagle = 8points

Event Details

Start: 1/7/2020
Rounds: 1

Players: 35
Entry: $205
Purse: $4605.04

Event Photos


50 points - Eric Cole - $950

PGA National - Estates
7736 Bay Hill Drive
West Palm Beach, FL  33412
www.pga-resorts.com

(561) 627-1614

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Tournament Results Scoring Details

Score Player Amount Total
50 Eric Cole1 $950.00$1,315.34
49 Michael McGowan2 $640.00$817.00
47 James Driscoll3 $550.00$673.00
46 Luke Graboyes4 $450.00$450.00
45 Dylan Meyer5 $375.00$443.00
43 Brett Stegmaier T6 $273.34$273.34
43 Steve LeBrunT6 $273.34$406.68
43 Tyler Cline T6 $273.34$273.34
42 Zach Zaback T9 $183.34$183.34
42 Josh HartT9 $183.34$183.34
42 Matthew Paradis T9 $183.34$183.34
41 Zack Shriver T12 $100.00$100.00
41 Aaron Wilson T12 $100.00$100.00
40 Lindy DuncanT14 $35.00$35.00
40 David KocherT14 $35.00$35.00
25 Thomas Whitley $0.00$0.00
26 Wes Patterson $0.00$0.00
27 Corey Eisenband (a) $0.00$0.00
28 Connor Messick $0.00$0.00
28 Kyle Kmiecik $0.00$0.00
28 Alexandre De Gunzburg $0.00$0.00
29 Daniel McGurk $0.00$0.00
32 Jacob Eggers $0.00$0.00
33 Shea Sylvester $0.00$0.00
33 Chris Navarro $0.00$0.00
34 Pat Ross $0.00$0.00
35 Steve Parry $0.00$0.00
36 Matt Lowe $0.00$0.00
36 CJ Swift $0.00$0.00
36 Emma Svensson $0.00$0.00
37 Paul Pastore $0.00$0.00
37 Camrin James $0.00$0.00
38 Rasmey Kong $0.00$0.00
38 Michael Graboyes $0.00$0.00
39 AJ Clark $0.00$0.00
       

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