OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Martin Piller broke the Digital Ally Open tournament scoring record Sunday, finishing at 26-under 258 for his second Web.Com Tour victory of the year.
The 29-year-old Piller, married to LPGA player Gerina Piller, closed with a 6-under 65 at the Nicklaus Golf Club at LionsGate to break the mark of 21-under 263 set by James Nitties in 2011.
Piller earned $108,000 to jump from fifth to scecond on the money list with $309,549, more than enough for a PGA Tour card next season. He won the Boise Open last month and has five career tour titles.
Piller opened with rounds of 65, 62 and 65.
Darron Stiles was second, four strokes back after a 67.