Mackenzie Hughes faced a huge challenge on Sunday when American Richy Werenski eagled 18 to tie him at the top of the leaderboard and force Hughes to make birdie to avoid a playoff, which he did, particularly with the help of a spectacular approach shot as the Price Cutter Charity Championship wound down in Springfield, Mo.
The aftermath of Hughes’ first win on the Web .com Tour caught him by surprise, with numerous media requests and he missed the plane he was originally supposed to catch. Still, he handled it graciously and said they’re nice problems to have as he prepares for the PGA Tour next year.
He chatted with Hutch on Sunday night. Click Play below to listen and please allow 10 seconds for the sound to cue up.