Ethan Tracy wins Web.com Tour’s Club Colombia Championship in dramatic Fashion
Tuesday February 14th, 2017– SwingThought TOUR alum Ethan Tracy came to the 72nd hole at the Web.com Tour’s Club Colombia Championship needing an eagle to force a playoff. With the odds against him, Tracy holed out from 101 yards to force a playoff, where he would meet yet another SwingThought TOUR alum, Roberto Diaz. As the playoff began, both Tracy and Diaz parred the first playoff hole. On the second playoff hole Tracy drained a 20 foot birdie putt to win the Club Colombia Championship. Tracy had 4 consecutive rounds in the 60’s capped of by his final round 6-under 65.
Tracy was a 2016 member of the SwingThought TOUR, and the Winner at Savannah Lakes last season, earning an exemption to the Air Capital Classic. Following his win at Savannah Lakes, Tracy took that momentum and used it to Monday Qualify for the PGA Tour’s Wells Fargo Championship, and earned a Sponsors exemption into The Memorial also known as Jack Nicklaus’ tournament. The victory at Savannah Lakes was the start to a great summer for Tracy, as he competed and made the cut at the U.S. Open at Oakmont, and played in various other PGA and Web.com events.
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