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Paul Barjon hits his second shot on the No. 18 hole through the brush. Barjon would par the hole to finish three over par on the day, three under par for the tournament.

Hayden Buckley wins 2021 LECOM Suncoast Classic in Lakewood Ranch

Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021 |

Paul Barjon hits his second shot on the No. 18 hole through the brush. Barjon would par the hole to finish three over par on the day, three under par for the tournament.

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David Kocher, Paul Barjon and their caddies walk down the fairway on the No. 18 hole at Lakewood National Golf Club.

Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021 |

David Kocher, Paul Barjon and their caddies walk down the fairway on the No. 18 hole at Lakewood National Golf Club.

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Roberto Diaz hits onto the green on the No. 11 hole from just off the cart path. Diaz would par the hole.

Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021 |

Roberto Diaz hits onto the green on the No. 11 hole from just off the cart path. Diaz would par the hole.

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Albin Choi (red), Braden Thornberry (pink) and their caddies examine Thornberry's ball, which landed in a waste bunker, on the No. 17 hole. Thornberry would par the hole.

Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021 |

Albin Choi (red), Braden Thornberry (pink) and their caddies examine Thornberry's ball, which landed in a waste bunker, on the No. 17 hole. Thornberry would par the hole.

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Brandon Wu tees off on the No. 17 hole at Lakewood National. Wu would par the hole and finish the day two under par, eight under par for the tournament.

Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021 |

Brandon Wu tees off on the No. 17 hole at Lakewood National. Wu would par the hole and finish the day two under par, eight under par for the tournament.

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Brandon Wu putts for a bogey on the No. 16 hole at Lakewood National. Wu would finish the day two under par and eight under par for the tournament.

Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021 |

Brandon Wu putts for a bogey on the No. 16 hole at Lakewood National. Wu would finish the day two under par and eight under par for the tournament.

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Taylor Montgomery shot 13 under par at the 2021 LECOM Suncoast Classic, but lost in a playoff to Hayden Buckley.

Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021 |

Taylor Montgomery shot 13 under par at the 2021 LECOM Suncoast Classic, but lost in a playoff to Hayden Buckley.

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Peter Uihlein stares down his putt on the No. 17 hole at Lakewood National Golf Club. Uihlein would par the hole and finish six over par on the day, even par for the tournament.

Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021 |

Peter Uihlein stares down his putt on the No. 17 hole at Lakewood National Golf Club. Uihlein would par the hole and finish six over par on the day, even par for the tournament.

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Greg Yates laughs as he plans a shot from outside the ropes on the No. 17 hole. Yates would par the hole and finish four over par on the day, two under par for the tournament.

Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021 |

Greg Yates laughs as he plans a shot from outside the ropes on the No. 17 hole. Yates would par the hole and finish four over par on the day, two under par for the tournament.

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Billy Kennerly tees off to begin his round on the final day of the 2021 LECOM Suncoast Classic.

Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021 |

Billy Kennerly tees off to begin his round on the final day of the 2021 LECOM Suncoast Classic.

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Hayden Buckely tees off from the No. 1 hole on the final day of the 2021 LECOM Suncoast Classic.

Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021 |

Hayden Buckely tees off from the No. 1 hole on the final day of the 2021 LECOM Suncoast Classic.

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Hayden Buckley, a graduate of the University of Missouri, reps his alma mater on his golf bag.

Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021 |

Hayden Buckley, a graduate of the University of Missouri, reps his alma mater on his golf bag.

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Ollie Schniederjans hits his tee shot on the No. 16 hole at the LECOM Suncoast Classic. He finished eight under par for the tournament.

Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021 |

Ollie Schniederjans hits his tee shot on the No. 16 hole at the LECOM Suncoast Classic. He finished eight under par for the tournament.

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Billy Kennerly takes his tee shot on the No. 16 hole at the 2021 LECOM Suncoast Classic. He would par the hole, then go three over par on the next two holes. He finished 12 under par.

Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021 |

Billy Kennerly takes his tee shot on the No. 16 hole at the 2021 LECOM Suncoast Classic. He would par the hole, then go three over par on the next two holes. He finished 12 under par.

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Billy Kennerly missed a putt for par on the No. 18 hole that would have landed him in the playoff. He finished 12 under par.

Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021 |

Billy Kennerly missed a putt for par on the No. 18 hole that would have landed him in the playoff. He finished 12 under par.

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Hayden Buckley missed a birdie putt on the No. 18 hole at the 2021 LECOM Suncoast Classic, but par was enough to get him in a three-person playoff. He would win the playoff.

Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021 |

Hayden Buckley missed a birdie putt on the No. 18 hole at the 2021 LECOM Suncoast Classic, but par was enough to get him in a three-person playoff. He would win the playoff.

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The golfers get read the rules prior to the three-person playoff at the 2021 LECOM Suncoast Classic.

Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021 |

The golfers get read the rules prior to the three-person playoff at the 2021 LECOM Suncoast Classic.

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Taylor Montgomery made the three-person playoff at the 2021 LECOM Suncoast Classic, but missed a birdie putt that would have extended the tournament.

Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021 |

Taylor Montgomery made the three-person playoff at the 2021 LECOM Suncoast Classic, but missed a birdie putt that would have extended the tournament.

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Taylor Montgomery reacts after he missed a birdie putt during the three-person playoff at the 2021 LECOM Suncoast Classic.

Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021 |

Taylor Montgomery reacts after he missed a birdie putt during the three-person playoff at the 2021 LECOM Suncoast Classic.

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Hayden Buckley sank a 10-foot putt to win the 2021 LECOM Suncoast Classic in a three-person playoff.

Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021 |

Hayden Buckley sank a 10-foot putt to win the 2021 LECOM Suncoast Classic in a three-person playoff.

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Hayden Buckley lets out a scream after sinking his putt to win the 2021 LECOM Suncoast Classic in a three-person playoff.

Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021 |

Hayden Buckley lets out a scream after sinking his putt to win the 2021 LECOM Suncoast Classic in a three-person playoff.

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Hayden Buckley lets out a scream after sinking his putt to win the 2021 LECOM Suncoast Classic in a three-person playoff.

Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021 |

Hayden Buckley lets out a scream after sinking his putt to win the 2021 LECOM Suncoast Classic in a three-person playoff.

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Hayden Buckley shot 13 under par and won a three-person playoff on the No. 18 hole at the 2021 LECOM Suncoast Classic. It is Buckley's first Korn Ferry Tour win.

Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021 |

Hayden Buckley shot 13 under par and won a three-person playoff on the No. 18 hole at the 2021 LECOM Suncoast Classic. It is Buckley's first Korn Ferry Tour win.

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Hayden Buckley and his girlfriend, Feleysa Nguyen, tried putting their three-year-old dog Macy in the LECOM Suncoast Classic trophy. She didn't quite fit.

Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021 |

Hayden Buckley and his girlfriend, Feleysa Nguyen, tried putting their three-year-old dog Macy in the LECOM Suncoast Classic trophy. She didn't quite fit.

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Hayden Buckley gives a kiss to his dog, Macy, following his win at the 2021 LECOM Suncoast Classic.

Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021 |

Hayden Buckley gives a kiss to his dog, Macy, following his win at the 2021 LECOM Suncoast Classic.

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Hayden Buckley puts on the "White Jacket" after winning the 2021 LECOM Suncoast Classic.

Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021 |

Hayden Buckley puts on the "White Jacket" after winning the 2021 LECOM Suncoast Classic.

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Brian Mahoney, Hayden Buckley and Feleysa Nguyen (plus Macy the dog) celebrate Buckley's win at the 2021 LECOM Suncoast Classic.

Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021 |

Brian Mahoney, Hayden Buckley and Feleysa Nguyen (plus Macy the dog) celebrate Buckley's win at the 2021 LECOM Suncoast Classic.

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