October 4, 2009

Kuchar, Taylor to finish playoff Monday

Vaughn Taylor and Matt Kuchar are to complete a playoff Monday for the championship in the Turning Stone Resort Championship at Verona, N.Y.

Kuchar and Taylor tied in regulation at 17-under-par 271 Sunday and each parred the first two extra holes before play was suspended by darkness at the Atunyote Golf Club.

Taylor shot a 6-under 66 and Kuchar, who was third-round co-leader with Scott Piercy, had a 69 in the final round.

The playoff is to resume at 8:30 a.m. EDT Monday.

Tim Petrovic (67) and Leif Olson (69) tied for third place at 16-under 272. Jimmy Walker and John Senden (67) finished at 273.

Piercy slipped to a 1-over 73 and 275, tied for 12th place.