Matt Kuchar captures Sony Open by four strokes

Matt Kuchar captures Sony Open by four strokes
Matt Kuchar (pictured right) captured his second win in three starts on the PGA Tour.

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - Matt Kuchar seized the Sony Open title by four strokes at Waialae Country Club in Hawaii.

It was Kuchar’s ninth overall win on the PGA Tour. Kuchar also grabbed his second win in three starts on the tour.

“I’m tickled, thrilled to have won two events this early in the year,” Kuchar told PGAtour.com.

“To have won two out of three starts on the PGA TOUR is mind boggling to me. It absolutely sets up the year to be in great position for the FedExCup. There is a lot of year left and a lot of great things that are out there to be done.”

Andrew Putnam finished four strokes back to finish second.

Baton Rouge native Patrick Reed fininshed nine strokes back at -13.

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