Werenski wins Big Break The Palm Beaches, Fla.

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Richy Werenski defeated Justin Martinson, 2 and 1, in the final match to win "Big Break The Palm Beaches, Fla.", and an exemption into the Barbasol Championship this summer.

Werenski, 23, was a four-year letterman at Georgia Tech. After Martinson took the lead with four consecutive birdies on Nos. 8-11, Werenski battled back and ultimately won the match with a birdie on No. 17 on the Champion Course at PGA National.



"I'm through the roof right now," Werenski said after his victory. "I thought I was good enough to win this, and I knew if I just played my game I would have a really good chance. Now I feel that much better about my game."

Werenski will now tee it up against PGA Tour professionals July 16-19 at Grand National in Opelika, Ala., in the inaugural Barbasol Championship. In addition to the exemption, Werenski took home more than $80,000 in cash and prizes.