Tour Report: With this victory: Jason Dufner

PGATOUR.com

Jason Dufner broke through with his first career victory Sunday at the Zurich Classic of New Orleans. With this victory, Dufner:

• Earns 500 FedExCup points and moves to No. 9 in the latest standings with 932 points.

• Picks up a victory in his 164th start on TOUR after three runner-up and two third-place finishes.

• Improves his playoff record to 1-2 on the PGA TOUR. He previously fell in playoffs at the 2011 Waste Management Phoenix Open and 2011 PGA Championship.

• Becomes the TOUR’s 11th winner in his 30s this year and the third first-time winner this season (joining Kyle Stanley and John Huh in the latter category).

• Becomes the 12th player since 1990 to earn his maiden victory at the Zurich Classic of New Orleans.

• Joins seven-time PGA TOUR winner John Huston as former Auburn Tigers who have won on TOUR.

• Picks up his fourth consecutive top 10 at the Zurich Classic of New Orleans. He finished T3 in 2011, T7 in 2010 and T9 in 2009. In six-career starts he has four top 10s and only one missed cut (2004).


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