TORONTO, Ont. – Patrick Flavin beat the push hour visitors however Braden Thornberry, Brad Adamonis and Jeff Kang received caught within the thick of issues on the 2022 RBC Canadian Open Remaining Qualifier on Monday. Fortunately for them, the freeway to St George’s Golf and Nation Membership opened up rapidly.
Thornberry, Adamonis and Kang survived a 4-for-3 playoff at Oakdale Golf & Nation Membership to safe three of the ultimate 4 spots on the 2022 RBC Canadian Open, June 6-12, at St George’s Golf and Nation Membership in Toronto, Ont.
The trio of Individuals, who registered rounds of two-under par 69 in regulation, made their pars on the second playoff gap to settle a four-way tie. Piercen Hunt didn’t make it by means of.
Flavin carded a three-under par 68 earlier within the day to dodge the insanity and punch his ticket to the Nationwide Open Championship.
The Chicago, Illinois native was one-over after the entrance 9 however turned issues round down the stretch to fireplace the low spherical of the day.
“You’re by no means as far out of it as you assume,” he stated. “There’s been a pair shockers this 12 months the place it’s not as little as you assume, particularly with this course being so laborious. I figured something below par was going to be a extremely good rating, so three-under after I completed, I felt actually good about.”
Flavin isn’t any stranger to Monday qualifiers. The 18-hole stroke play event in Toronto, Ont. marks his fourth entry right into a event by way of the ultimate qualifier this season, and his sixth whole PGA TOUR occasion in 2022.
“Whenever you Monday in it’s form of a little bit little bit of a whirlwind as a result of there’s a lot to get achieved, however I feel I’ve developed a great components for what will enable me to play effectively and have a number of vitality on the weekend,” stated the 26-year-old.
Adamonis discovered the greenside bunker on the second playoff gap however for him, that was simply pretty much as good as hitting the inexperienced.
“Way back, I had a bunker in my yard and I’m like, ‘I’ve hit these one million instances, that is a simple shot,’” Adamonis instructed himself. “I felt comfy, I didn’t even give it some thought, and I hit a great shot,” added the 49-year-old journeyman.
The RBC Canadian Open shall be Adamonis’ first begin on TOUR because the 2021 Valspar Championship.
Thornberry was rolling at Oakdale, sitting at four-under par via 14 holes however bogeys on No. 16 and 17 compelled him down right into a T2 place and into the thick of issues on the leaderboard however the former Ole Miss Insurgent was in a position to acquire himself and prevail.
“I feel I had one of the best spherical going by means of 14 holes […] I really feel like I used to be enjoying actually good however form of didn’t play effectively coming in, so it was good to nonetheless get by means of and never have that value me in any respect,” stated Thornberry.
Thornberry’s first journey to Canada has already been memorable and the Germantown, Tennessee native will look so as to add to the reminiscences when he tees it up on Thursday.
Flavin, Thornberry, Adamonis and Kang full the beginning subject of 156 that can compete for the $8.7 million purse at St George’s Golf and Nation Membership. Click on right here for the complete record of opponents.
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