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2008 Nationwide Tour Championship at TPC Craig Ranch

Section

3

BETTENCOURT

Summaries

[30th of 30 official events]

TPC Craig Ranch November 6-9, 2008 McKinney, TX Par: 36-35—71 LEADERS

First Round Darron Stiles....................... 64 (-7) Jeff Klauk........................... 65 (-6) Spencer Levin..................... 66 (-5) Garrett Osborn.................... 66 (-5) Colt Knost........................... 67 (-4) Marc Leishman................... 67 (-4) Bill Lunde............................ 67 (-4) Bryce Molder...................... 67 (-4) Matt Bettencourt................ 68 (-3)

Purse: $1,000,000 Yards: 7,438

Second Round Garrett Osborn.................... 131 (-11) Darron Stiles....................... 131 (-11) Colt Knost........................... 133 (-9) Hunter Haas........................ 134 (-8) Jeff Klauk........................... 134 (-8) Marc Leishman................... 134 (-8) Bryce Molder...................... 134 (-8) Matt Bettencourt................ 135 (-7)

CUT: There was no cut. 58 of 59 players completed 72 holes.

Third Round Matt Bettencourt................ 198 (-15) Bryce Molder...................... 198 (-15) Kyle Reifers........................ 201 (-12) Darron Stiles....................... 201 (-12) Peter Tomasulo................... 201 (-12) Marc Leishman................... 202 (-11) Garrett Osborn.................... 202 (-11)

WEATHER: Mostly sunny all week, with temperatures in the low 70s. Winds WNW at 7-15 mph through Saturday. Sunday, temperatures in the low 70s with winds ESE at 10-20 mph, gusting to 25 mph.

Winner: MATT BETTENCOURT 68-67-63-69 267 (-17) $180,000

Order of Finish Matt Bettencourt....................... 1 Jeff Klauk................................... 2 Colt Knost................................. T3 Bryce Molder............................ T3 Peter Tomasulo.......................... 5 Garrett Osborn........................... 6 Oskar Bergman......................... T7 Marc Leishman........................ T7 D.J. Brigman............................ T9 Scott Gutschewski................... T9 David Branshaw..................... T11 Brendon de Jonge.................. T11 Kyle Reifers............................ T11 Webb Simpson....................... T11 Darron Stiles.......................... T11 Josh Broadaway.................... T16 Gavin Coles............................ T16 Spencer Levin......................... T16 Aron Price............................... T16

68-67-63-69 65-69-69-65 67-66-71-65 67-67-64-71 68-70-63-69 66-65-71-69 73-66-67-66 67-67-68-70 69-69-67-68 70-67-67-69 70-67-69-68 69-69-67-69 72-64-65-73 70-73-67-64 64-67-70-73 74-67-68-66 68-69-68-70 66-69-69-71 70-70-70-65

267 268 269 269 270 271 272 272 273 273 274 274 274 274 274 275 275 275 275

The following players did not finish: (D=disqualified) D—73-Ewan Porter

$180,000.00 108,000.00 58,000.00 58,000.00 40,000.00 36,000.00 32,250.00 32,250.00 28,000.00 28,000.00 21,200.00 21,200.00 21,200.00 21,200.00 21,200.00 15,000.00 15,000.00 15,000.00 15,000.00

Alex Prugh.............................. T16 Hunter Haas........................... T21 Bill Lunde............................... T21 David Mathis.......................... T21 Fran Quinn.............................. T21 Greg Chalmers....................... T25 Won Joon Lee........................ T25 Bob May................................. T25 Daniel Summerhays............... T25 Casey Wittenberg.................. T25 Jarrod Lyle............................... 30 Arjun Atwal............................ T31 Matt Every.............................. T31 Greg Owen............................. T31 Scott Piercy............................ T31 Vance Veazey......................... T31 D.A. Points............................... 36 Ricky Barnes........................... T37 Chad Ginn............................... T37 Justin Hicks............................ T37 Ryan Hietala........................... T37

71-67-70-67 68-66-70-72 67-71-69-69 71-69-69-67 71-68-68-69 69-72-69-67 71-70-69-67 70-68-71-68 71-70-66-70 71-64-70-72 69-71-71-67 71-71-71-66 68-70-70-71 68-70-69-72 69-67-70-73 74-69-67-69 72-68-70-70 69-71-70-71 71-72-68-70 74-69-69-69 69-71-68-73

275 276 276 276 276 277 277 277 277 277 278 279 279 279 279 279 280 281 281 281 281

$15,000.00 10,800.00 10,800.00 10,800.00 10,800.00 8,000.00 8,000.00 8,000.00 8,000.00 8,000.00 6,800.00 6,200.00 6,200.00 6,200.00 6,200.00 6,200.00 5,600.00 5,000.00 5,000.00 5,000.00 5,000.00

Brendon Todd......................... T37 73-68-70-70 Skip Kendall........................... T42 70-74-68-70 Chris Smith............................. T42 74-71-65-72 Chris Tidland.......................... T42 71-72-69-70 Matt Weibring....................... T42 71-68-69-74 Chris Anderson....................... T46 71-71-68-73 Kris Blanks............................. T46 70-71-71-71 Jeff Brehaut........................... T46 70-72-68-73 Rick Price................................ T46 68-73-68-74 Bryan DeCorso....................... T50 68-71-74-71 Michael Putnam..................... T50 71-72-71-70 Garth Mulroy............................ 52 75-69-70-72 Bubba Dickerson...................... 53 72-72-71-72 Scott Dunlap.......................... T54 74-76-69-69 J.J. Killeen............................. T54 77-70-70-71 Chris Nallen........................... T54 71-71-71-75 Roger Tambellini.................... T54 73-74-70-71 Joe Daley................................. 58 74-72-72-73 (Q)=Open Qualifier; (S)=Sponsor Exemption; T=Tie

264, Richard Johnson, 2007

18-Hole Record:

60, Michael Letzig, 2007

36-Hole Record:

126, Michael Letzig, 2007

54-Hole Record:

197, Richard Johnson, 2007

$5,000.00 4,125.00 4,125.00 4,125.00 4,125.00 3,662.50 3,662.50 3,662.50 3,662.50 3,475.00 3,475.00 3,400.00 3,350.00 3,225.00 3,225.00 3,225.00 3,225.00 3,100.00

TOURNAMENT HISTORY Year

Winner

Score Runner-up

Score Location

NIKE TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP

72-Hole Record:

281 282 282 282 282 283 283 283 283 284 284 286 287 288 288 288 288 291

1993 David Duval...................277 Danny Briggs..................278 1994 Mike Schuchart.............277 Emlyn Aubrey..................278 Jeff Cook Lee Rinker 1995 Allen Doyle*..................283 John Maginnes...............283 1996 Stewart Cink..................281 David Berganio, Jr..........285 1997 Steve Flesch..................278 Chris Smith.....................282 1998 Bob Burns......................283 Jeff Gove........................286 1999 Bob Heintz*...................283 Marco Dawson...............283 BUY.COM TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP

2000 Spike McRoy..................272 2001 Pat Bates.......................284 2002 Patrick Moore~..............206

Briny Baird......................277 Tom Carter......................287 Brenden Pappas Steven Alker...................208 Mike Heinen Jeff Klauk

NATIONWIDE TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP PRESENTED BY U.S. FOODSERVICE

2003

Chris Couch....................270

D.J. Brigman...................273

NATIONWIDE TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP PRESENTED BY HYUNDAI

2004 2005

Nick Watney..................273 David Branshaw............276

Brett Wetterich...............276 Eric Axley........................278

NATIONWIDE TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP at the houstonian

2006 Craig Kanada.................275

Andrew Buckle...............276 Matt Kuchar

NATIONWIDE TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP at Barona Creek

2007

Richard Johnson............264

Michael Letzig................265

NATIONWIDE TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP at TPC CRAIG RANCH

2008

Matt Bettencourt...........267

Par/Yards

Pumpkin Ridge GC, Cornelius, OR ...........72/6,839 Pumpkin Ridge GC, Cornelius, OR.................72/6,839 Settindown Creek GC, Roswell, GA..............72/7,024 Settindown Creek GC, Roswell, GA..............72/7,024 Grand National GC, Opelika, AL....................72/7,169 Magnolia Grove Crossings Course, Mobile, AL.....................................................72/7,154 Highland Oaks GC, Dothan, AL.....................72/7,407 Highland Oaks GC, Dothan, AL.....................72/7,407 The Senator Course, Prattville, AL................72/7,656 The Senator Course, Prattville, AL................72/7,685

The Senator Course, Prattville, AL................72/7,661 The Senator Course, Prattville, AL................72/7,661 The Senator Course, Prattville, AL................72/7,661 The Houstonian G&CC, Richmond, TX..........72/7,240 Barona Creek GC, Lakeside, CA....................71/7,328

Jeff Klauk.......................268

TPC Craig Ranch, McKinney, TX...................71/7,438

Nationwide Tour 2009 Guide

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