Stroud, winless in 276 starts on tour, has come close with a playoff loss in Hartford in 2013, but has never lifted a trophy. What makes the final round more challenging is 10 players were within three shots.
"Today I made more putts than I made all year", said Goosen.
American DA Points held off the challenge of double US Open victor Retief Goosen to claim his first PGA Tour title since 2013 with victory in the Puerto Rico Open. "But it was nice to hit the ball like I feel I've been playing".
"Today was the calmest day I've ever seen here, so it was pretty much a flawless 9-iron", he said.
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The Mississippi State Bulldogs are averaging 76.8 points on 45 percent shooting and allowing 57.2 points on 39.2 percent shooting. Layups by Gabby Williams and Napheesa Collier, and a 3-pointer by Samuelson made it 38-35 Bulldogs with 7:54 left in the frame.
Tim' Wilkinson shot a 63 and was in the group at 10-under 134 that included J.J. Henry, San Juan native Rafael Campos and J.J. Spaun, a PGA Tour rookie who had a pair of top 10s during the West Coast Swing. "I knew I had a little backstop and I could hit it as hard as I want, and I threw it 149 yards and it spun back and went right in". Points has tried Monday qualifying for some PGA Tour events.
This victory does not get him into the Masters because the Puerto Rico Open is held the same week as a World Golf Championships. "Yeah, obviously it's great when I'm playing good".
Lightning halted the first round of the US PGA Tour event with 36 players still on the course, the nearest of them to the lead being American Jonathan Randoph at six-under with three holes remaining.
Sam Saunders shot a 65 for one of the best rounds of the day.