Kevin Lucas cruises to an 8 shot victory at Columbia Country Club.
Thursday March 9th, 2018 | Blythewood, SC
The SwingThought Tour was back in action this week for a 36 hole event at the beautiful Columbia Country Club. Kevin Lucas had no issues securing the first place prize of $5,500 as he posted a final round 65 which gave him a two day total of 132 (12-under). Sean Bosdosh finished solo 2nd with a two day total of 140 (4-under). Two shots behind Bosdosh was Tyler Light who fired a two day total of 142 (2-under). Finishing in a tie for 4th place was Daniel Claytor and Tolver Dozier who both shot a two day total of 143 (1-under).
Kevin Lucas from Folsom, California got off to a quick start in round one with an opening round of 67 (5-under). This gave Lucas a one shot advantage over Tyler Light who posted a 68 (4-under) in the opening round. Neither Lucas nor Light made a bogey in the first round which helped place them at the top of the leaderboard.
With only 18 holes remaining in the tournament, 5 players were within four shots of tournament leader, Kevin Lucas. Sean Bosdosh put some pressure on the leaders posting a 69 (3-under) in the final round which moved him move up the leaderboard into second place. Tyler Light opened the back nine with back to back bogeys which took him out of contention. Kevin Lucas excelled under pressure as he birdied 3 of his last four holes. Over the 36 hole stretch, Kevin Lucas made an incredible 12 birdies and 0 bogeys. This impressive performance gave Kevin Lucas his first win of the season on the SwingThought Tour.
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