The game is starting to flow for Toronto’s Albin Choi.
The Web.com Tour member posted a tie for 5th place on Sunday in the Dominican Republic at the Corales Puntacana Resort and Club Championship.
Choi ended the week at -19 after posting rounds of 69-66-67-67 over the Corales Golf Club in Punta Cana. It including three birdies on his four closing holes. He seemed pleased with the result based on a Tweet:
Long but a great week in Punta Cana! The views here will never get old.
— Albin Choi (@AlbinChoi) June 5, 2016
The top 5 finish continues a nice streak for the 24 year-old who recently overcame some back issues. This was his third top-ten finish in a row following a share of 10th at the Rex Hospital open and a tie for 8th at the BMW Charity Pro-Am presented by SYNNEX Corporation.
Choi is projected to jump up 18 spots to 36 on the year-long money list. The top 25 players at the end of the season will earn status on the PGA TOUR for 2017.
Mackenzie Hughes of Dundas, Ontario finished in a tie for 59th place.