Sihwan Kim (2011) finished 3rd, earning $11,486, in this past week's eGolf Professional Tour's Palmetto Hall Championship on Hilton Head Island. Kim fired rounds of 70, 71, 67, 71 for a 4-day, 9-under par total of 279, just two shots behind champion Brent Delahoussaye. To read more click here.
In other alumni news, Alex Aragon (2000), Zack Miller (2007) and Joseph Bramlett (2010) opened their 2012 campaigns on the Nationwide Tour at the Pacific Rubiales Colombia Championship in Bogota, Colombia. Aragon finished 65th, earning $1,650, after rounds of 71, 70, 74 and 75 for a 4-day, 6-over par total of 290. Miller and Bramlett missed the 2-day cut. All three are scheduled to play March 1st-4th in the next Nationwide Tour event, the Panama Claro Championship in Panama City, Panama.
Monday, February 13, 2012
In other alumni news, Will Yanagisawa (1995) and Dodge Kemmer (2009) are grabbing attention overseas. Yanagisawa (pictured below) won this past November on the China PGA Tour in Chongqing, China closing with a final round 67 to win by one.
Earlier this year Kemmer (pictured below) fired rounds of 66, 70, 69 and 71 to finish t2 in Asian Tour Qualifying School in Thailand. Kemmer's 2011 and 2012 professional golf travels have taken him around the world competing in events in North America, Africa, Europe and Asia. In his most recent event, the ICTSI Philippine Open, Kemmer struggled to a t74 finish.
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