Prize-money payout: Austin Eckroat and Field Earnings at Cognizant Classic

Austin Eckroat secured his first PGA Tour victory at the Cognizant Classic. Here's a breakdown of the prize-money payout for Eckroat and the other players who made the cut.


Austin Eckroat Claims First PGA Tour Victory

Austin Eckroat emerged as the champion at the Cognizant Classic in the Palm Beaches. It was his first-ever PGA Tour victory. Eckroat showcased exceptional skill and composure throughout the tournament, securing an impressive win.

The Cognizant Classic took place at PGA National in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. The challenging course tested the skills of the players, but Eckroat rose to the occasion and produced a stellar performance.

Prize-Money Payout for the Top Players

Let's take a look at the prize-money payout for Austin Eckroat and the top players who made the cut at the Cognizant Classic:

1. Austin Eckroat - $1,620,000.00: As the winner of the tournament, Eckroat walked away with a significant cash prize and the prestige of his first PGA Tour victory.

2. Min Woo Lee and Erik van Rooyen - $801,000.00: Both players finished tied for second place and earned an impressive payout for their strong performances.

Other Notable Earnings

Several other players also earned substantial prize money for their finishes at the Cognizant Classic. Here are some of the notable earnings:

1. Jake Knapp, K.H. Lee, Shane Lowry, David Skinns, Cameron Young - $344,250.00: These players finished tied for fourth place and each received a significant payout.

2. Billy Horschel, Peter Malnati, Keith Mitchell, Martin Laird, Alex Noren, Andrew Novak, Kevin Yu - $210,535.71: This group of players tied for ninth place and earned a substantial sum for their performances.