Kamaiu Johnson wins his first APGA Tour event of the season at TPC Las Vegas
Kamaiu Johnson won his first Advocates Pro Golf Association Tour of the season on Tuesday in Las Vegas. Johnson shot 68-70 in the 36-hole (...)
Kamaiu Johnson won his first Advocates Pro Golf Association Tour of the season on Tuesday in Las Vegas.
Johnson shot 68-70 in the 36-hole tournament to finish at 4 under at TPC Las Vegas to edge Nyasha Mauchaza by a shot. Johnson’s final birdie on Tuesday came on the 14th hole and he parred out from there, but it was enough to claim the title and the $7,500 first-place check.
Tommy Schaff was third at at 2 under. Rovonta Young, who won the previous APGA event at the World Golf Village King & Bear Course in St. Augustine, Florida, finished tied with Marcus Manley for fourth at 1 under. Willie Mack III, Landon Lyons and Marcus Byrd tied for sixth at even par.
APGA Tour TPC Las Vegas: Leaderboard
Kamaiu Johnson is your TPC Las Vegas winner by a margin of one stroke. What a finish!
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Johnson has competed in two PGA Tour events this season—the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am and the Honda Classic—on sponsor exemptions. He won the APGA Tour Championship last season.
Upcoming APGA tournaments
April 18-20 – APGA Tour Scottsdale, TPC Scottsdale
May 23-25 – APGA Tour Louisville, Valhalla Golf Club, Louisville, Kentucky
May 31-June 2 – APGA Tour New Orleans, TPC Louisiana, New Orleans
July 18-20 – APGA Tour Deere Run, TPC Deere Run, Silvis, Illinois
Aug. 8-10 – APGA Tour Championship, TPC Sugarloaf, Duluth, Georgia