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Andrew Novak tees off from the No. 1 hole to start his Sunday. Novak won the tournament at 23 under par.

Andrew Novak wins the 2020 Suncoast Classic in Lakewood Ranch

Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020 |

Andrew Novak tees off from the No. 1 hole to start his Sunday. Novak won the tournament at 23 under par.

Peter Uihlein, Andrew Novak and Jack Maguire all used their college bags on Sunday.

Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020 |

Peter Uihlein, Andrew Novak and Jack Maguire all used their college bags on Sunday.

The crowds at the LECOM Suncoast Classic were large. Tournament director Justin Kristich said approximately 20,000 tickets were sold for the event.

Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020 |

The crowds at the LECOM Suncoast Classic were large. Tournament director Justin Kristich said approximately 20,000 tickets were sold for the event.

Tampa native Jimmy Stanger, here hitting on the No. 2 tee, finished 16 under par.

Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020 |

Tampa native Jimmy Stanger, here hitting on the No. 2 tee, finished 16 under par.

Robert Garrigus hits his second shot on the 11th hole. Garrigus finished 18 under par.

Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020 |

Robert Garrigus hits his second shot on the 11th hole. Garrigus finished 18 under par.

Julie Jordan and Jesse Colunga said the 2020 LECOM Suncoast Classic could not have been more fun.

Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020 |

Julie Jordan and Jesse Colunga said the 2020 LECOM Suncoast Classic could not have been more fun.

The crowd following the leaders was large on Sunday.

Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020 |

The crowd following the leaders was large on Sunday.

John Chin tees off during the LECOM Suncoast Classic. Chin finished in second place (22 under par).

Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020 |

John Chin tees off during the LECOM Suncoast Classic. Chin finished in second place (22 under par).

Volunteer Carolyn Reist was in what she called the "sitting duck" position on the No. 1 hole, meaning she has to constant watch for balls headed her way.

Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020 |

Volunteer Carolyn Reist was in what she called the "sitting duck" position on the No. 1 hole, meaning she has to constant watch for balls headed her way.

T.J. Vogel tees off during the LECOM Suncoast Classic. Vogel finished 19 under par.

Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020 |

T.J. Vogel tees off during the LECOM Suncoast Classic. Vogel finished 19 under par.

Andrew Novak chats with his caddie.

Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020 |

Andrew Novak chats with his caddie.

Former Masters champion Mike Weir finished 17 under par for the tournament, seven under par on Sunday.

Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020 |

Former Masters champion Mike Weir finished 17 under par for the tournament, seven under par on Sunday.

Volunteer Bryan Veith carries the leaderboard for the group of Andrew Novak, Peter Uihlein and Jack Maguire.

Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020 |

Volunteer Bryan Veith carries the leaderboard for the group of Andrew Novak, Peter Uihlein and Jack Maguire.

Andrew Novak stares at the 10-foot putt between him and victory.

Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020 |

Andrew Novak stares at the 10-foot putt between him and victory.

Ronnie, Jenn and Dylanger Appel received a ball from golfer Ben Kohles shortly after arriving on Sunday.

Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020 |

Ronnie, Jenn and Dylanger Appel received a ball from golfer Ben Kohles shortly after arriving on Sunday.

Some groups of Lakewood National residents camped out behind their homes to watch the tournament.

Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020 |

Some groups of Lakewood National residents camped out behind their homes to watch the tournament.

Greyson Sigg chips onto the green in front of the grandstand on the 18th hole. Sigg's second shot landed in the grandstand.

Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020 |

Greyson Sigg chips onto the green in front of the grandstand on the 18th hole. Sigg's second shot landed in the grandstand.

Greyson Sigg barely misses a putt. He finished 20 under par for the tournament.

Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020 |

Greyson Sigg barely misses a putt. He finished 20 under par for the tournament.

Taylor Montgomery pumps his first after a birdie on 17 to take the lead. Montgomery would finish third (21 under par).

Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020 |

Taylor Montgomery pumps his first after a birdie on 17 to take the lead. Montgomery would finish third (21 under par).

Ed Simays volunteered all four days of the LECOM Suncoast Classic. On Sunday, he worked the 18th hole tee box.

Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020 |

Ed Simays volunteered all four days of the LECOM Suncoast Classic. On Sunday, he worked the 18th hole tee box.

Andrew Novak pumps his fist after a birdie on the 18th hole, winning the LECOM Suncoast Classic.

Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020 |

Andrew Novak pumps his fist after a birdie on the 18th hole, winning the LECOM Suncoast Classic.

Andrew Novak kisses his girlfriend, Maddie Myers, after winning the 2020 LECOM Suncoast Classic.

Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020 |

Andrew Novak kisses his girlfriend, Maddie Myers, after winning the 2020 LECOM Suncoast Classic.

Andrew Novak puts on the honorary white dental jacket after winning the 2020 LECOM Suncoast Classic.

Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020 |

Andrew Novak puts on the honorary white dental jacket after winning the 2020 LECOM Suncoast Classic.

Andrew Novak addresses the crowd at Lakewood National. He credited the fans with creating a great atmosphere all week, especially on Sunday.

Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020 |

Andrew Novak addresses the crowd at Lakewood National. He credited the fans with creating a great atmosphere all week, especially on Sunday.

Andrew Novak drinks a celebratory beer out of the LECOM Suncoast Classic trophy, a tradition started by Mark Hubbard last year.

Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020 |

Andrew Novak drinks a celebratory beer out of the LECOM Suncoast Classic trophy, a tradition started by Mark Hubbard last year.

Andrew Novak relishes in victory while pointing at the beer-filled LECOM Suncoast Classic trophy.

Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020 |

Andrew Novak relishes in victory while pointing at the beer-filled LECOM Suncoast Classic trophy.

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