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WATCH: Peter Malnati records amazing ace at Wyndham
Each hole-in-one at the Wyndham Championship meant one lucky fan had their house mortgage paid for a year courtesy of the Quicken Loans Hole-in-One Challenge, while the player also won vacations for life via a special tournament promotion.
Luke Donald carded the first of the tournament during the opening round on Thursday before storming to a second placed finish.
"It will make a huge deal to someone's life to have their whole year paid off," Donald said. "... I think it's going to be obviously very pleasing to someone." On Saturday, Shawn Stefani also aced the hole before Malnati's amazing effort. His was a bit more meaningful. Malnati and Donald had essentially already locked up their PGA Tour cards for 2016-17 as they are in the top 100 in the FedEx Cup rankings, but Stefani needed a good showing this week as he came into the tournament No. 133. The top 125 get their cards for 2016-17.