Posted: Aug 24, 2014 7:30 PM
Updated: Aug 24, 2014 7:31 PM
NORTH PLAINS, Ore. (AP) Carlos Ortiz won the Portland Open on Sunday for his third Web.com Tour victory of the season, making him fully exempt on the 2014-15 PGA Tour.
The 23-year-old Ortiz, a former North Texas player from Mexico, closed with an even-par 71 for a one-stroke victory in the regular-season finale. He earned $144,000 to push his tour-leading total to $515,403, with the top 25 on the money list getting PGA Tour cards.
Ortiz finished at 14-under 270 on Pumpkin Ridge's Witch Hollow course. He also won in Panama in March and Mexico in April.
Jason Gore and Canada's Adam Hadwin tied for second. Gore finished with a 66, and Hadwin had a 70. Hadwin jumped from 10th to fourth on the money list with $293,667, and Gore moved from 17th to ninth with $253,046.