Erik van Rooyen racked up 16 points on Sunday at Tahoe Mountain Club’s Old Greenwood course to claim a five-point victory over Andrew Putnam at the 2021 Barracuda Championship.
For his maiden PGA Tour win, Van Rooyen earned $630,000 and 300 points, which moved him inside the all-important top 125 in the FedExCup standings.
Van Rooyen also scored 24 Official World Golf Rankings points to jump back into the top 100.
Runner-up Putnam took home a check for $381,500 along with 165 FedExCup points, and 14.4 OWGR points.
2021 Barracuda Championship: Money and Points Payouts
Tahoe Mountain Club (Old Greenwood) | Truckee, CA | Aug 8, 2021