Sizzling 64 leads to PGA pay day for Merritt golfer Roger Sloan

Roger Sloan posted a season-best 64 on Sunday to earn a top-25 finish at the RSM Classic, a PGA Tour event in Sea Island, Georgia.

The 33-year-old golfer from Merritt finished the tournament in a tie for 23rd place at 11-under-par.

Robert Streb knocked off Kevin Kisner in a playoff to take home the winner’s cheque for $1,188,000.

Streb and Kisner were 19-under-par after the 18th hole on Sunday.

Sloan won $55,958.57 to boost his season earnings to $156,339. His career earnings on the PGA Tour total $2,306,471.

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He jumped to 98th in FedExCup standings and has finished T23, T16 and T32 in his last three tournaments.

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