SPRINGFIELD, Unwell. – Previous Razorback All-American Taylor Moore won his to start with qualified event – the Memorial Well being Championship presented by LRS on the Korn Ferry Tour – and, in the procedure, earned his PGA TOUR card for subsequent time.
This is the next yr in a row a Razorback has graduated from the Korn Ferry Tour to the PGA, becoming a member of Sebastian Cappelen. The acquire for Moore moves him from 17th to a projected sixth and secures plenty of points to finish amongst “The 25” that will advance from the Korn Ferry Tour to the PGA TOUR.
Moore established a course history on Saturday, carding an 11-less than 60, to be in a tie for the guide immediately after 54 holes. In the remaining spherical Sunday, Moore birdied a few of his last 6 holes and posted a 65 to earn by 3 strokes. All round, Moore had rounds of 66-66-60-65 for a 72-gap score of 257 (-27).
Moore approximately attained his card the preceding 7 days, only to be bested by TPC Colorado Championship at Heron Lakes winner and Razorback Tag Ridings in the remaining spherical. He was in competition very last week immediately after tying a training course document in spherical 1 with a 63.
Moore has been one particular of the most dependable players on the Korn Ferry Tour of late. He now has 10 prime 10’s this year and, after missing the reduce in a few straight occasions, has completed among the the leading 26 in 12 of his past 13 activities played.
Moore, the 2013 SEC co-Freshman of the Calendar year, attained honorable mention All-American honors two times (2015 and ’16) and was a a few-time PING All-Area choice. He was voted second workforce All-SEC twice (2015 and ’16). Moore furthermore was named to the SEC Group Service Workforce and was on the SEC Honor Roll a few instances (Initially-Yr in 2013 Spring in 2015 and ’16). Moore’s vocation scoring regular of 72.285 was third when he concluded at Arkansas (now ranks fifth).
Moore graduated from Arkansas in 2016 with a diploma in activity management.