Jan. 13, 2014
Auburn signee Ben Schlottman finished ninth at the 88th New Year's Invitational held at the St. Petersburg Country Club, shooting a four-round 286.
Schlottman, from Advance, N.C., and a senior at Forsyth Country Day, shot a 74-73-70-69 to finish in a four-way tie on the par-72, 6,909-yard course. His fourth-round 69 was the second-lowest for the round while his third-round 70 was tied for the third-lowest.
Former winners of the event include current PGA TOUR members J.B. Holmes (2003), Brandt Snedeker (2004), Jeff Overton (2005) and Luke List (2006).