Neal Lancaster Wins 2017 Carolinas Senior PGA Professional Championship


‚ÄčHUNTERSVILLE, NC - Neal Lancaster, PGA is the 2017 Carolinas Senior PGA Professional Champion. The 36-hole championship event was completed this afternoon at Northstone Country Club in Huntersville, NC. Lancaster had an incredible round today, finishing with 6 birdies, and eagle 2 on the par-4 fourth hole, and no bogeys for a 64. His total score for the tournament was 12-under 132 to win by 8 shots. With his win, Lancaster also qualified for the 29th Senior PGA Professional Championship to be held September 28 - October 1, 2017 at Desert Mountain in Scottsdale, AZ

There were five other qualifying spots available into the 29th Senior PGA Professional Championship. The following Carolinas PGA Professionals finished well enough to earn a spot:

 

Cory McEwen, PGA    Campobello, SC    Village Greens GC   74-69=143 (-1)
Rick Morton, PGA       Jacksonville, NC    Rock Creek G&CC    72-71=143 (-1)
Michael Hutcheon, PGA    High Point, NC   Life Member           74-71=145 (+1)
Mark Tomedolskey, PGA   Yemassee, SC   Cherokee Plantation  73-72=145 (+1)
David Thore, PGA      Wilmington, NC       Life Member            74-75=149 (+5)

 

The Carolinas PGA would like to thank PGA General Manager Courtney Ford and PGA Head Professional Mark Hofstetter for hosting the event. The CPGA also thanks local partner Exit 28 Automobile, and national partners Mercedes-Benz USA, John Deere, and the PGA Tour.