Deven Broadaway of Adairsville birdied the first playoff hole Sunday to win the Georgia State Golf Association's 27th Georgia Public Links Championship at Stonebridge Golf Club in Rome. Broadaway edged Scotty Scott of Hoschton with the playoff birdie on hole number 18.
Broadaway, a recent Truett-McConnell College graduate, fired a 7-under-par 65 Sunday to overcome an opening round 76 and catch Scott at 3-under par just to get into the playoff. Broadaway's impressive final round included six birdies, an eagle, and only one bogey.
Larry Clark of Kingston finished seventh and Brent Sizemore of Adairsville tied for 28th.