Sunday, January 23, 2011

Jhonatton Vegas: By the Numbers

Jhonatton Vegas (Steve Dykes / Getty)

Tournament: Bob Hope Classic
Winner: Rookie Jhonatton Vegas

Vegas wins in his 2nd career start on the PGA Tour in a playoff and receives a two year exemption on Tour as well as a trip to the Masters.

Round 1: 64
Round 2: 67
Round 3: 67
Round 4: 66
Round 5: 69
Total: -27

Fairways in Reg: 75% (T13)
Greens in Reg: 76.7% (T19)
Sand Saves: 40% (T65)
Putting: 1.652 (T22)
Total Birdies: 34 (T1)

Fed Ex Points: 500
Prize Money: $990,000.00

Vegas looks like an exciting new player to watch and to win in only his 2nd start is phenomenal.