BOGOTA, Colombia -- Sebastian Munoz won his hometown Club Colombia Championship on Sunday in his first Web.com Tour victory. He two-putted for birdie from 45 feet on the par-5 18th for a 1-stroke victory.
Playing on a sponsor exemption, Munoz became the first Colombian winner in the history of the tour.
"I'm in shock," Munoz said. "I am very happy with the result. To be honest, I never imagined I could win at the beginning of the week."
The 23-year-old former North Texas player finished a 5-under 66 in the morning to complete the suspended third round. Then he shot a 71 in the afternoon at Bogota Country Club. He finished at 12-under 272 and earned $126,000.
"I think the key was that I believed in myself," Munoz said. "Mentally, that helps a lot."
He wrapped up the breakthrough victory with a 3-foot putt.
"When I made that short putt, I just felt relieved," Munoz said. "I could not think of anything else because of all the people jumping on me."
"That was pretty impressive golf from him all week," Werenski said of Munoz. "There was a lot of pressure on him, and that was really impressive."