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Patterson wins Eagle Amateur in playoff

August 9, 2020 News Extra

Geoff Patterson edged Jeremy Plaisted on a playoff hole to win the Butler Eagle Amateur Open Sunday at Lake Arthur Golf Club.

Patterson and Plaisted each shot a 4-under 68 to force the playoff. Patterson shot par on the playoff hole, the No. 10 at Lake Arthur, to earn his first-ever championship in the event.

It was also the first-ever men's championship decided in a playoff in the 26 years of the Eagle Amateur.

Casey Morrow fired a 1-under 71 to repeat as the women's champion.

For the full story, see Monday's Butler Eagle.