It’s a family affair this week at the U.S. Amateur for the Vegas family as Julio plays in his last amateur event and Jhonattan, a PGA Tour pro, is looping for his younger brother. All didn't go according to plan, though, as Julio shot a 10-over 80 in the first round at Charles River Country Club.
Here are five things to remember from Jhonattan Vegas' first PGA Tour victory at the Bob Hope Classic. Sean Martin reports.
After his impressive win at the Bob Hope Classic, Jhonattan Vegas of Venezula, just a rookie, has shown what it takes to make it on the PGA Tour.
In only his fifth PGA Tour start, Jhonattan Vegas outlasted Gary Woodland and Bill Haas in a playoff to win the Bob Hope Classic on Sunday.
Jhonattan Vegas birdied the final five holes Saturday to rejoin Gary Woodland atop the Bob Hope Classic leaderboard for the second straight day.
Gary Woodland used an 8-under 64 Friday to grab a share of the lead with Jhonattan Vegas at the Bob Hope Classic.
Jhonattan Vegas holds a share of the lead through three rounds of the Bob Hope Classic. Sean Martin takes a look at his strong support system.
Boo Weekley shot a 6-under 66 in windy conditions Thursday for a share of the second-round lead with rookie Jhonattan Vegas in the Bob Hope Classic.
Officials say tickets are on sale for Michael Jordan’s celebrity golf tournament in North Las Vegas.
Number crunching: Long-hitting Jhonattan Vegas found his touch around the greens in 2010, while Sergio Garcia searched for answers.
Jhonattan Vegas of Venezuela, who is quickly demonstrating his promise as a professional, provided further evidence Dec. 12 with a runaway victory at the 105th Visa Open Argentina presented by Bridgestone.
While some golfers in Venezuela see a dim future, Jhonattan Vegas sees an opportunity.