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Local Golfer Martin Gets First Web.com Tour Win

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NEWBURGH, Ind. (AP) - Ben Martin two-putted for par on the first playoff hole Monday to win the Web.com Tour's United Leasing Championship.

 

It was Martin's first career win.

 

 

 

 

 

 

drew the leadoff spot in a four-man playoff and played the 18th hole perfectly. A 3-wood into the fairway was followed by a 6-iron on the green and two putts for a par-4 that was good enough to beat Joe Affrunti, Ashley Hall and Billy Hurley. 

NEWBURGH, Ind. (AP) -

 

Ben Martin

two-putted for par on the first playoff hole Monday to win the Web.com Tour's United Leasing Championship.

It was

 

Martin

's first career win.

Martin

 

 

drew the leadoff spot in a four-man playoff and played the 18th hole perfectly. A 3-wood into the fairway was followed by a 6-iron on the green and two putts for a par-4 that was good enough to beat Joe Affrunti, Ashley Hall and Billy Hurley.

 

 

Martin

 

The four were tied at 11-under 277 following the end of regulation play Sunday but a nearly four-hour rain delay didn't leave them enough daylight for the overtime session.

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