Jacob Eggers fires a 6-under par 66 to claim his first MLGT title by 3 shots
Bryden Macpherson and Derron Payton tie for 2nd at 69
Monday, July 17, 2017

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. – Jacob Eggers of Vilas, NC, collected his first victory on the Minor League Golf Tour after scoring a six under par 66 Monday on the East course at Indian Spring Country Club.

Eggers made seven birdies and a bogey, at the par-3 13th hole, to win by three strokes. He earned $500 from the $1,870 purse and another $150 from an optional bonus pool for a total of $650. This raised his career earnings to $9,945 since he first joined the MLGT in March, 2015.

Eggers has been knocking on the door, finishing 2nd 5 times in the past year and a half on the Minor League Golf Tour. He's been working hard and the work paid off today. Congratulations Jacob!

Bryden Macpherson and Derron Payton tied for 2nd with 3-under par 69's. Macpherson recently won a China Tour event on June 25. He's in town and decided to keep his game sharp by competing in the MLGT 1-day event today. The MLGT helps a lot of different players in a lot of different ways. Congrats Bryden on the China Tour victory and thanks for supporting the MLGT when you're home.

Three players chose to enter the optional 3-event cumulative bonus pool this week. There was an optional $200 bonus pool for those players competing in all 3 one day events this week on the MLGT. Eggers has a 4 shot lead over Jamie Sindelar after the first event. The top 40% and ties will earn a check in this optional cumulative bonus pool. First place will earn $500, 2nd $100.

Cumulative 3-day leaderboard

The MLGT’s 68th tournament of the year drew 17 starters. Two more 18-hole tournaments are scheduled this week: Tuesday, TPC Eagle Trace, Coral Springs, and Thursday, Jupiter CC.

Indian Spring East Open

50% of the field earns a check. EAST COURSE. This event is sponsored by Amino VITAL. Click on the event title to learn more.

Event Details

Start: 7/17/2017
Rounds: 1

Players: 17
Entry: $160
Purse: $1870

Event Photos

66 - Jacob Eggers - $500

Indian Spring - East Course
11501 El Clair Ranch Road
Boynton Beach, FL  33437

(561) 737-5510

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Tournament Results Scoring Details

Score Player Amount Total
66 Jacob Eggers 1 $500.00$650.00
69 Bryden Macpherson T2 $350.00$470.00
69 Derron PeytonT2 $350.00$350.00
70 Jamie Sindelar4 $200.00$200.00
72 Evan BeirneT5 $150.00$170.00
72 Michael Chipolone T5 $150.00$170.00
73 Nicholas Capozzoli (a)7 $80.00$140.00
75 David TorresT8 $45.00$45.00
75 Kris WilcoxonT8 $45.00$45.00
76 Paul Park $0.00$0.00
77 Carl McCauley $0.00$0.00
85 Gabriel Schumacher $0.00$0.00
85 Shane Favinger $0.00$0.00
91 Juan Diego Devia $0.00$0.00
WDI*Pedro Oviedo-Jimenez $0.00$0.00

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