Xander Schauffele added the Tour Championship to his sparkling rookie season. X fired a final round 68 to win by one shot over Justin Thomas and finish 3rd in the FedEx Cup. It was the soon-to-be Rookie of the Year's 2nd win on the season. At age 23, Xander joins Justin Thomas, Jordan Spieth and Daniel Berger as American players with 2 or more PGA Tour wins under the age of 25. In total, X won $3.58 million on the week and ended the season 12th on the money list. Full scores
Moving into a new tax bracket...
Justin Thomas fell one shot short of his 6th win on the season but picked up the $10 million from winning the FedEx Cup. Had Thomas won, he would have become the first player since Tiger Woods to win six times in one season on the PGA Tour. The FedEx Cup title caps off a breakout season for the 24 year old who has ascended to superstardom. On top of the $10 million bonus from the FedEx Cup, Thomas earned an $9.9 million in earnings, bringing his total just shy of $20 million.
That's a wrap
The 2016-2017 season comes to an end, with a one week break before the 2017-2018 season begins...no rest for the weary.
The more meaningful golf
In Cleveland, Nicholas Lindheim won the DAP Championship in a playoff over Chesson Hadley and Rob Oppenheim. The win earns Lindheim another shot at the PGA Tour after finishing 197th this season. Hadley's runner-up finish secured him the top spot on the money list, giving him full exempt status on Tour next season and a spot in the Players. Heading into next week's finale, players in 14th or better in the Web.com Tour Finals standings have clinched their PGA Tour cards.
Denmark's Lucas Bjerregaard fired a Sunday 65 to capture his first career European Tour title at the Portugal Masters. The stellar final round gave the Dane a four shot win over Marc Warren and five shots clear of Eddie Pepperell and Graeme Storm. Full scores.
At Pine Valley
Michael McDermott won the Crump Cup, beating Bill Williamson 1-up in the final. The Crump Cup is one of the premier Mid-Amateur events in the country held at Pine Valley.
Bernhard Langer wins for the 5th time at Pebble Beach.
Arizona State wins the Maui Jim Intercollegiate over Georgia Tech, Kent State and LSU.
Through one round Florida leads the Trinity Forest Invitational.