With two top-five finishes and a handful of cheques on the regular Big Easy season Derik Ferreira is a certain contender at the Tour Championship.
The 24-year-old has taken six top-10s over his three years on the Sunshine Tour and his form on the Big Easy Tour has been exemplary.
At Big Easy Centurion he carded a first-round 64 on his way to a share of third and recently finished tied 26th at Big Easy ERPM.
The Copperleaf professional will head to Ebotse Golf Estate looking to snatch the Tour Championship and the Order of Merit title, both of which are within his grasp.
He’s got six top-10s on his Big Easy record and six on his Sunshine Tour record. He’s played consistently well for three years. It’s time for Ferreira to take the next step.
NAME: Derik Ferreira
DATE OF BIRTH: 26 March 1989
LOW ROUND SCORE: 64
BIG EASY RANK: 22