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World No. 56 Jimmy Walker handed in a 4-under-par 33-34=67 after the final round of the AT&T Byron Nelson for a 72-hole total of 16-under 268, dipping one place to T6, seven adrift of overnight co-leader and champion Aaron Wise, who shot bogey-free 65.

This is Oklahoma native's sixth top 25 of the season in 14 starts, fifth straight and fourth top 10, third in his last four starts. For the week, he totaled one eagle and 20 birdies against four bogeys and one double. After kicking off with 64-67-70, the 39-year-old began T5, five back. Playing out of the penultimate threesome, he found 13 (of 14) fairways and 16 greens in regulation, losing 0.431 strokes on approach but gaining 0.642 around-the-green. The Texas resident carded six birdies at holes 1, 6-8, 14 and 17, three from between 14 and 20 feet, squaring two bogey-5s at 4 (3-putt from 53'0") and 18 (3-putt from 46'9"), the second straight day he 3-jacked the 18th. He recorded 1.750 putts per GIR and 0.774 SG: Putting with 30 total putts.
May 20 - 11:18 PM

Making his first appearance since a missed cut in 2009, World No. 78 Kevin Na carded a bogey-free, 3-under-par 35-33=68 in the final round of the AT&T Byron Nelson to wrap on 16-under 268, down three spots to T6, seven in arrears of overnight co-leader and champion Aaron Wise, who shot bogey-free 65.

After opening with 66-65-69, the 34-year-old began T3, four back. Playing out of the penultimate threesome, he conjured one birdie-3 at hole 3 and an eagle bomb at 14 from the fringe 82'7" away. On 10 (of 14) fairways and 15 greens in regulation, the Las Vegas resident lost 0.484 strokes off-the-tee but gained 2.078 around-the-green. He posted 1.800 putts per GIR and -1.436 SG: Putting, needing 30 total putts. For the week, Na totaled two eagles and 16 birdies against four bogeys. This is his third top 25 of the season in 15 starts and second top 10, joining a T2 at the Genesis back in February.
May 20 - 11:05 PM

Making his tournament debut, PGA TOUR rookie and World No. 168 Keith Mitchell hung up a bogey-free, 8-under-par 30-33=63 in the final round of the AT&T Byron Nelson to finish up on 19-under 265, up four spots to T3, four adrift of overnight co-leader and champion Aaron Wise, who shot bogey-free 65.

The 63 is the Georgia alum's career low in 63 rounds and rode it to his second career top-3 finish, second this season in 18 starts (2nd, Corales). For the week, he tallied one eagle and 20 birdies against three bogeys and ranked No. 1 in SG: Off-the-Tee (4.831). After opening with 65-68-69, the 26-year-old began T7, six back. Playing out of the third-to-last threesome, he landed 13 (of 14) fairways and 17 greens in regulation, gaining 0.940 strokes off-the-tee and 2.555 on approach. The Tennessee native circled six birdies at holes 1, 4, 5, 8, 15 and 16, four from between 10 and 24 feet, adding eagle-3 at 7 from 25'0". He recorded 1.647 putts per GIR and 1.661 SG: Putting with 29 total putts.
May 20 - 10:46 PM

World No. 160 J.J. Spaun twirled a bogey-free, 8-under-par 32-31=63 in the final round of the AT&T Byron Nelson to post 19-under 265, up four spots to T3, four shy of overnight co-leader and champion Aaron Wise, who shot bogey-free 65.

This is the SDSU alum's second top-3 finish in 47 events, second this season in 16 starts, joining a solo 2nd at the RSM back in November. For the week, he totaled 25 birdies versus six bogeys and ranked 2nd in driving accuracy at 92.86 percent (52/56). After opening with 64-69-69, the Californian began T7, six back. Playing out of the fourth-to-last threesome, he found 12 (of 14) fairways and 15 greens in regulation, gaining 2.002 strokes on approach and 3.128 tee-to-green. Spaun carded eight birdies at holes 1, 6, 8, 9, 10, 12, 14 and 18, four from between 11 and 53 feet, adding a pitch-in birdie at 10 from 38'2" away. He posted 1.667 putts per GIR and 2.125 SG: Putting with 27 total putts.
May 20 - 10:27 PM

Making his tournament debut, World No. 36 Branden Grace fired a 9-under-par 31-31=62 in the final round of the AT&T Byron Nelson to conclude on 19-under 265, up eight spots to a season-best T3, four short of overnight co-leader and champion Aaron Wise, who shot bogey-free 65.

The 29-year-old bagged the low round of the day and matches his career low (in 298 rounds), a major-championship-record 62 in R3 at last year's Open at Royal Birkdale (finished T6). He improves to 11-for-11 on the season with six top 25s and two top 10s, bettering a T8 at the Valspar. After opening in 66-68-69, the South African began T11, seven back. Playing out of the sixth-to-last threesome, he smothered a lone bogey-5 at 13 with eight birdies and a hole eagle-3 at 14 from a greenside bunker 66'7" away. He posted 6.253 SG: Total, including 3.710 around-the-green and a tidy 1.308 putts per GIR. For the week, the Florida resident tallied two eagles and 24 birdies versus seven bogeys and one double. He ranked No. 1 in SG: Around-the-Green (6.536) and putts per GIR (1.614).
May 20 - 10:15 PM

Overnight co-leader and World No. 16 Marc Leishman concocted a 3-under-par 33-35=68 in the final round of the AT&T Byron Nelson, dipping one place to solo 2nd on 20-under 264, three in arrears of playing competitor and champion Aaron Wise, who shot bogey-free 65, and dropping to 1-for-3 as 54-hole leader/co-leader.

After kicking off in career-low 61, 66-69, the Aussie led outright after Rounds 1 and 2 and co-led with TOUR rookie Wise after R3. Playing out of the final threesome, he hit 13 (of 14) fairways and 14 greens in regulation, losing strokes on approach and around-the-green and ekeing out a 0.085 on-the-green, still finishing No. 1 in SG: Putting with a cumulative 8.902. The 34-year-old squared three bogeys at holes 2 (3-putt from 34'5"), 10 and 15, outpaced by four birdies at 7, 8, 12 (from 14'0") and 16, adding eagle-2 from 12'8" at the drivable fifth. For the week, he totaled three eagles and 19 birdies against five bogeys. Leishman was chasing his fourth TOUR title in 238 events, first since the 2017 BMW Championship, but settles for his sixth runner-up, second this season in 14 starts (P2, CJ CUP).
May 20 - 9:58 PM

Making his tournament debut, overnight co-leader and PGA TOUR rookie Aaron Wise tossed up a bogey-free, 6-under-par 31-34=65 in the final round of the AT&T Byron Nelson to reach 23-under 261, good for a three-shot win over playing competitor Marc Leishman and his first PGA TOUR title in 26 events. UPDATE: Wise jumps 33 places to 66th in OWGR and 38 spots to 18th in the FedExCup standings, both career highs.

The 21-year-old, a pre-tourney 40/1 outright, wins in his 18th start of the season and his first time as a 54-hole leader/co-leader. He hit all 14 fairways and pelted 17 greens in regulation, gaining 2.703 strokes tee-to-green. The South African-born American went out in 5-under, building a two-shot lead at the break, and crossed the finish line with a sixth (and final) birdie at 10 and eight straight pars. For the week, he posted rounds of 65-63-68-65 and tallied one eagle and 25 birdies against four bogeys and ranked No. 1 in SG: Approach (5.991). With the win, the World No. 99 earns a two-year exemption on TOUR and a host of goodies, including an invite to his first Masters in 2019.
May 20 - 9:43 PM

World No. 221 Kevin Tway signed for a 4-under-par 36-31=67 after the final round of the AT&T Byron Nelson and a 72-hole total of 15-under 269, dipping two spots to season-best T9.

The Oklahoma State product records his first top 25 of the season in 20 starts, brushing aside a pair of T28s. For the week, he totaled one eagle and 19 birdies against six bogeys. With rounds of 67-65-70-67, the 29-year-old connects four sub-par laps for the first time this season. He hit 12 (of 14) fairways in R4 and 17 greens in regulation, gaining 2.757 strokes tee-to-green but losing 1.537 on-the-green. The Jupiter, Florida, resident squared bookend bogeys at holes 1 and 18, carding four birdies and a hole-out eagle-2 at 15 from 70 yards out in between.
May 20 - 9:26 PM

World No. 364 Ryan Blaum authored a 5-under-par 30-36=66 in the final round of the AT&T Byron Nelson to finish up on 16-under 268, currently T7, which is where he began the day. UPDATE: With play completed, Blaum finished a career-tying-best T6.

A par at the last and the Duke alum could have posted a career best. As it stands right now, his T6 at the 2017 Barbasol will remain his career mark. This is his fourth top 10 in 56 events, second this season in 18 starts, bettering a T10 at the Sony back in January. The 34-year-old does record his fourth top 25 of the season, first since T16 at the Valspar six starts ago, which was the last time he completed all 72 holes. On 14 greens in regulation, he went out in blemish-free 30, including five straight birdies at holes 5-9, but stalled out with three bogeys against two birdies on the home half. For the week, the Floridian tallied 26 birdies, currently No. 1 in total birdies with 26, versus 10 bogeys.
May 20 - 9:14 PM

World No. 59 Charles Howell III crafted a 5-under-par 34-32=66 in the final round of the AT&T Byron Nelson to wrap on 15-under 269, up one spot to T10 with play still in progress. UPDATE: With play completed, Howell III finished T9.

After making the cut T55 on the number (69-69), the Oklahoma State product played the weekend in 65-66. This is his 11th top 25 of the season in 18 starts, third straight, and possibly a fourth top 10. For the week, the 38-year-old totaled 17 birdies against just two bogeys, No. 1 for the week in total bogeys and scrambling. He hit 10 (of 14) fairways and 13 greens in regulation in R4, carding six birdies versus one bogey. The Augusta, Georgia, native gained 2.037 strokes on-the-green, currently No. 2 in SGP with a cumulative 8.161, and eked out a 0.003 in SG: Approach, currently 67th (of 75) in that stat at -2.936.
May 20 - 8:50 PM

Making his first appearance since a missed cut in 2012, past champ and World No. 65 Adam Scott painted a bogey-free, 6-under-par 33-32=65 in the final round of the AT&T Byron Nelson to conclude on 15-under 269, up nine places to T10 with play still in progress. UPDATE: With play completed, Scott finished T9.

The 2008 playoff winner (TPC Four Seasons) matched his bogey-free 65 in Round 2, adding 67/R1 and 72 in R3. This is his fifth top 25 of the season in 10 starts, second straight (T11/PLAYERS), and possibly a first top 10. For the week, the 37-year-old totaled 20 birdies against five bogeys and is currently No. 1 in SG: Tee-to-Green at 11.518 though 67th in SG: Putting (-2.820). He hit 12 (of 14) fairways in R4 and all 18 greens in regulation, carding six birdies, including a walk-off 3 from 4'6".
May 20 - 8:31 PM

Adrian Otaegui claimed a second European Tour title, beating Benjamin Hebert in the final with a 3-under 32 to the Frenchman's 1-under 34 in the Belgian Knockout at Rinkven International GC in Antwerp.

The Spaniard qualified for the weekend in strong style, compiling a 5-under 137 total for T8. In the head-to-head he bettered Erik Van Rooyen by two with 1-under 34, downed Max Kieffer by one with 2-under 34, 3-under 32 squeaked Matthew Southgate by one, 1-under 34 edged Jorge Campillo and 3-under 32 destroyed David Drysdale by four. In the final both players opened with bogey at the first and Hebert responded quickest with birdie at the second. But Otaegui accelerated from the fourth where his drive nearly found water but his approach gave him a kick-in birdie. He drained from 25'0" at the sixth for another tick, added one more at No. 7 and tapped in from 3'0" at the eighth. His previous win was the Paul Lawrie Match Play so he rubber stamped his fondness for mano-a-mano golf and is forecast to move to 15th on the Race to Dubai.
May 20 - 11:01 AM

Benjamin Hebert came up one match short as he finished runner-up to Adrian Otaegui in the Belgian Knockout at Rinkven International GC in Antwerp.

The Frenchman may have come up short of a maiden European Tour victory, but he did claim his career best finish on the circuit, besting his T3 in the 2013 Dunhill Championship. He was T8 in the strokeplay round, scoring 5-under 137. On Saturday he downed James Morrison in extra holes after they both posted level-par 36, 2-under 33 to better Thomas Linard and 1-under-34 got him past Stephen Gallacher. 1-under 34 did for Mike Lorenzo Vera in the last eight and a fine 3-under 32 (including a 15'0" winning birdie on the last) defeated James Heath in the semi-final. He opened the final bogey-birdie, enough for a one shot lead, but he could answer Otaegui's four ticks in five holes from the fourth with just one of his own; his 1-under 34 losing out to the Spaniard's 3-under 32.
May 20 - 10:59 AM

David Drysdale downed James Heath by one stroke to grab third place in the Belgian Knockout at Rinkven International GC in Antwerp.

The Scot was only 1-under 142 through the strokeplay stages (T31) but shone in the knockouts. He was 2-under 33 to defeat Haydn Porteous, 4-under 32 when besting Dimitrios Papadatos, 2-under 33 to topple Josh Geary and 2-over 37 to hobble past Victor Perez before his wonky play let him down with 1-over 36 to trail Adrian Otaegui by four. In the play-off match he scored 1-under 34 to better Heath by one as he traded two birdie and one bogey. It breaks a run of six straight missed cuts and is his first top ten of the season and first top five since last year's Irish Open.
May 20 - 10:47 AM

James Heath had a stylish week in the Belgian Knockout at Rinkven International GC in Antwerp, but ultimately pulled up short in the final four and was push into fourth place by David Drysdale.

The Englishman was a stunning match for the course all week. He graduated from the strokeplay rounds ranked second after posting 7-under 135. At the weekend his 1-under 35 beat Scott Vincent, 2-under 34 defeated Scott Fernandez, 1-over 36 did for Robert Karlsson and 3-under 32 bettered Nicolas Colsaerts, but despite posting 2-under 33 in the semi he was edged by a shot thanks to Benjamin Hebert's final hole birdie. In a speedy third place play-off he made two birdies but a costly double bogey-6 at the fifth cost him as he scored level-par 35 to Drysdale's 1-under 34. Once a well touted amateur this result is a real fillip and the fourth top four ET finish of his career.
May 20 - 10:46 AM



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