Garrick Higgo claimed his maiden PGA Tour title after winning the 2021 Palmetto Championship at Congaree. The young South African posted final round 68 to finish the tournament at 11 under par. A group of six players, including one of the big favorites this week Tyrrell Hatton, finished a shot behind the leader and shared second place.
Palmetto Championship at Congaree final leaderboard:
This is Garrick Higgo’s first PGA Tour title and it comes in his second tour start. The South African is one of the hottest golfers on the planet right now and he won three times in his last five tournaments. His previous two wins were on the European Tour where he used to play. Thanks to his win at at Congaree Higgo climbed to career best 39th in the world.
Third round leader Chesson Hadley has his chances, but he bogeyed his final three holes and dropped to 10 under par to share second place on the final leaderboard.