Forrester claims 81st Monroe Invitational
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) – Georgia Tech’s Bartley Forrester slam-dunked a shot on the 17th hole from 72 yards out to propel him to victory.
Forrester started out with a six-stroke lead, but saw that dwindle down to one stroke as Ohio State’s Jackson Chandler closed the gap. But the tremendous hole-out for eagle gave Forrester all he needed to take the championship.
Penfield’s Yaroslav Merkulov finished in fourth place at -3 for his tournament.
Here’s a look at the top of the leaderboard:
|1||BARTLEY FORRESTER||GEORGIA TECH||-11|
|2||JACKSON CHANDLER||OHIO STATE||-8|
|4||YAROSLAV MERKULOV||DUKE (GR. 2014)||-3|
|5||MIKKEL MATHIESEN||US AM QUALIFIER||-2|
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