At the 2019 Sentry Tournament of Champions winner, Xander Schauffele, played a brilliant final round. What did he shoot to win by 1 shot?

Category: Champions of the Game
 Xander Schauffele
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Clue

His final round equalled the course record.

Answer

Xander Schauffele shot 11 under par 62 in the final round of the 2019 Sentry Tournament of Champions.

More interesting reading and links of interest

  • Schauffele’s round started with a bogey at which point he fell to 6 behind the leader, Gary Woodland, with 17 holes left to play before he went on a birdie and eagle blitz.
  • This was his 4th win in 18 months and took him to No. 6 in the Official World Golf Rankings.
  • Using the new Epic Flash Sub Zero driver he hit 78% of fairways including one drive 405 yards.
  • Here’s the official Xander Schauffele website for all things Xander.
  • This is a great Golf Digest look at Xander’s swing sequence and how he generates such distance.
  • The video below shows highlights of Xander's final round. We especially liked watching how beautifully he was rolling his putts.