Mackenzie Tour Players and Alumni on TOUR: June 30
It's a busy week for Mackenzie Tour players past and present on the Web.com Tour and PGA TOUR
June 30, 2015
By Scott Wheeler, PGATOUR.COM, Mackenzie Tour - PGA TOUR Canada
- June 30, 2015
- Bayview Place Island Savings Open runner-up Eugene Wong joins a large group of Mackenzie Tour players and alumni in this week's Nova Scotia Open field
ALUMNI TRACKER: As the Web.com Tour season rolls into beautiful Halifax, N.S., for the Nova Scotia Open, there is an influx of Mackenzie Tour players and alumni in action. Elsewhere, the PGA TOUR tees off at The Greenbrier Classic where Mackenzie Tour alumni boast a strong presence. Below are the alumni playing this week, along with five to keep an eye on. (* = denotes Mackenzie Tour-era players and alumni)
The Greenbrier Classic (25): Steven Alker, Benjamin Alvarado, Jason Bohn, David Bradshaw*, Erik Compton, Graham DeLaet, Ken Duke, Tony Finau*, Andres Gonzales, Adam Hadwin, James Hahn, David Hearn, Tom Hoge, Mark Hubbard*, Spencer Levin, Will Mackenzie, Molder Bryce, Pat Perez, D.A. Points, Carlos Sainz Jr.*, Roger Sloan, Byron Smith, Nick Taylor*, Nick Watney, Will Wilcox.
Nova Scotia Open (39): Jason Allred, Erik Barnes*, Travis Bertoni, Ted Brown*, Michal Buttacavoli, Peter Campbell*, Joel Dahmen, Kelvin Day*, James Drisvoll, Greg Eason, Julian Etulain*, Jorge Fernandez-Valdes, Brad Fritsch, Linus Gillgren, Aaron Goldberg, Hunter Hamrick*, Matt Harmon*, Scott Harrington, West Homan*, Lucas Lee, Hugo Leon*, Edward Loar, Timothy Madigan, Nate McCoy*, Daniel Miernicki*, David Pastore*, Taylor Pendrith*, Cory Renfrew*, Jose de Jesus Rodriguez, Steve Saunders, Brady Schnell*, Mark Silvers*, Adam Svensson*, Peter Tomasulo, Nathan Tyler*, Ryan Williams*, Eugene Wong*, Ryan Yip*.
FIVE TO WATCH: Below are five players who got their start on the Mackenzie Tour to keep an eye on this week on the PGA TOUR and Web.com Tour.
TAYLOR PENDRITH: After losing in a playoff to open his Mackenzie Tour season, Pendrith has since finished T13 and T19 at the next level on the Web.com Tour. He's in the field again this week and he's playing excellent golf.
NICK TAYLOR: Taylor aims to continue his breakout season at The Greenbrier Classic this weekend. Since winning the Sanderson Farms Championship, Taylor has made 11 of 18 cuts.
GRAHAM DELAET: DeLaet soared to a fourth place finish last weekend at the Travelers Championship with roundds of 67-66-64-69. He's made five consecutive cuts on TOUR.
EUGENE WONG: Wong, a Mackenzie Tour member, is in the Nova Scotia Open field this week. In his only event on the Mackenzie Tour this season, Wong finished second.
RYAN WILLIAMS: Williams enters the Nova Scotia Open field with T7, T15 and T21 finishes to his name during an impressive start to his Mackenzie Tour season.