August 5, 2018
Chris Thompson hits tee shot on No. 16 at Nicklaus Golf Club at LionsGate on his way to a final round 69 Sunday to finish 17-under par and tied for fourth place in the KC Golf Classic. (Photo by Tom Keegan)
Chris Thompson had planned to skip this week’s stop on the Web.com Tour, the Ellie Mae Classic at TPC Stonebrae in Hayward, Calif. (near San Francisco), a week to remove himself from the pressure cooker, but he might have to call an audible.