Pro Tournaments at ClubCorp Clubs – Fall 2017
BY KATE WAHNSCHAFFE – FALL 2017
Digital Ally Open
Nicklaus Golf Club at LionsGate, Overland Park, Kan.
In July, after a one-day rain delay resulted in a 36-hole marathon on Sunday, Zecheng “Marty” Dou scored a 25-under 259 total to emerge the victor at this Web.com event. With his win, Dou earned a PGA Tour card — the first player born in China to do so.
World Golf Championships – Bridgestone Invitational
Firestone Country Club, Akron, Ohio
In his 100th PGA Tour appearance, Hideki Matsuyama claimed his fifth Tour win at this August tournament. Tying Tiger Woods, José María Olazábal, and Sergio Garcia for Firestone’s South Course record, Matsuyama shot a 9-under 61 final round with seven birdies and an eagle, beating out Zach Johnson by five strokes.