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Andy Jacobson chips to the No. 15 green and then went on to par the hole. He made a similar pitch-and-run for birdie four holes later in sudden death to win his third Lakeland title Sunday at Eagle Creek Golf Club in Willmar. (Tribune photo by Rand Middleton)

Jacobson repeats in playoff


WILLMAR -- Andy Jacobson sank a chip shot from inches off the green to win his third Lakeland Open title in four years -- this one in sudden death.

"I've played enough with Andy; I knew he was going to make that," said runner-up Matt Gorans, who had finished in a dead heat with his friend after 54-holes.

Moments before Jacobson's winner at the Eagle Creek Golf Club, Gorans had missed a birdie putt from 25 feet by inches.

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