Chris Damiano wins playoff with Steve LeBrun on second extra hole
Damiano birdied from 9 feet after LeBrun missed from 10
Monday, January 24, 2011
CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. – Chris Damiano of Jupiter birdied the second extra hole to edge Steve LeBrun of West Palm Beach and win on the Fuzion-Minor League Golf Tour Monday at TPC at Eagle Trace.
After they tied at six under par 66, they matched par-5s at the long 10th hole. Then at the short 11th, Damiano sank a nine-foot birdie putt for his third MLGT title. Moments earlier, LeBrun had missed birdie from 10 feet.
In regulation, Damiano made seven birdies and a bogey. He earned $950 from the $6,085 purse. LeBrun, second among 52 starters, had four birdies on each nine and one double bogey. He collected $600.
Jimmy Lytle shot 67 to finish solo third. He picked up $386 on 2011 Q-School Contest #1 leader Scott Hawley who finished in a tie for 12th at 71. Approximately 1/3 of the way through the first 2011 Q-School Contest, Lytle now trails Hawley by less than $22.
There was $290 in the skins pot with 2 skins out worth $145 each.