Gordon, Augenstein Punch Korn Ferry Tickets

Former Vandy standouts finish among top 40 at Qualifying Final Stage

SAVANNAH, Ga. — Former Vanderbilt standouts Will Gordon and John Augenstein each qualified for the first eight events of the 2022 Korn Ferry Tour season thanks to their final scores after four rounds at the Korn Ferry Tour Qualifying Tournament Final Stage.

Gordon carded an even-par round Monday and finished tied for 19th overall with a four-day total of 279 to finish 3-under-par for the event at The Landings Club. The Davidson, North Carolina, native was one of 40 competitors to qualify for the 2022 Korn Ferry Tour.

A birdie on his 17th hole clinched Gordon’s top-40 finish.

Augenstein just made it into the top 40 thanks to a 2-under-par score Monday. The Owensboro, Kentucky product tied for 39th with a four-day total of 281 (-1).

Recovering from an early double bogey, Augenstein had three birdies over his final 11 holes.

Gordon, the 2019 SEC Player of the Year, tied for third at the 2020 Travelers Championship and tied for 10th at The RSM Classic. Augenstein, the 2020 SEC Player of the Year, took home a sixth-place finish at the Fortinet Championship in September.