Three gamers earn PGA Tour begins as LOCALiQ Sequence concludes
Again in July, the PGA Tour formally introduced the LOCALiQ Sequence as a substitute tour for its international-tour members who had their seasons canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
That eight-event collection wrapped up Friday with three gamers incomes Tour begins for 2021.
David Pastore gained the LOCALiQ Sequence Championship by a shot over Hint Crowe at TPC Sugarloaf in Duluth, Georgia. The victory moved to Virginia product to second on the collection factors listing, incomes him a sponsor exemption into the Barbasol Championship, to be performed subsequent July.
“At first, solely three exemptions was a bit of daunting since you principally needed to be one of many three greatest gamers,” Pastore stated. “However clearly, I’m extraordinarily completely happy to be a type of three now and to complete off the season with a win.”
Pastore, who has made 4 profession Tour begins (all by way of Monday qualifiers), competed in all eight occasions this 12 months and completed with 1,072.15 factors, behind solely factors winner Bryson Nimmer.
Nimmer, the previous Clemson standout who gained twice on this new circuit, locked up that prime spot earlier than the ultimate match. He will likely be invited to play within the RBC Canadian Open in June.
One other Clemson product, Carson Younger, was third in factors and can play within the Puerto Rico Open in February. Santa Clara grad Hayden Shieh and Texas alum Toni Hakula had been fourth and fifth in factors, respectively.