Kelly Takes the Top Spot at the Reservation Qualifier - MASSGOLF

Kelly TAKES THE TOP SPOT AT THE RESERVATION QUALIFIER

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: AUGUST 27, 2019

MATTAPOISETT, Massachusetts  – On the second day of qualifying for the 2019 Massachusetts Super Senior Amateur Championship, being contested October 2-3 at Woods Hole Golf Club, 15 competitors from Tuesday’s qualifier, held at Reservation Golf Club in Mattapoisett, earned entrance into the Championship Proper.

An additional competitor who finished one spot below the final qualifying spot earned alternate status and will be placed on a priority list per the Alternate Policy, which can be found on the Mass Golf Policies and Procedures Page.

ONLINE: SUPER SENIOR HOME PAGE | RESERVATION RESULTS

The 65 year old, Chris Kelly from Hyannis GC, took the top spot in Tuesday’s Super Senior qualifier finishing at an even-par 70 in 18-holes. Kelly started the day strong with a birdie on the par-4 first hole and snagging another on the par-4 fourth hole to record a 2-under 33 heading into the turn. He would then make three bogeys and one more birdie to finish the day at the top of the leader board and securing his spot in the Championship Proper.

Kelly was among the 15 competitors who qualified Tuesday and scores of those advancing ranged from an even-par 70 to 9-over 79

The Mass Golf Super Senior Amateur Championship, which began in 2014, is open to amateur golfers who have reached their 65th birthday by October 2, 2019 and who have an active Mass Golf/GHIN Handicap Index at any public, private, semi-private, municipal or non-real estate Mass Golf member course/club not exceeding 12.0 (as determined by the August 1, 2019 Handicap Revision) or have completed their handicap certification.

QUALIFIERS
Chris Kelly (Hyannis GC) 70
Michael Reedy (Reservation GC) 72
Robert Hickman (Reservation GC) 72
Don Anderson (Kittansett Club) 73
Bill Boucher (Falmouth CC) 75
Glen Kelley (Sankaty Head GC) 76
Steve Bradshaw (Allendale CC) 76
Bill Weston (Cummaquid GC) 77
Mark Chasson (Hyannisport Club) 78
Bill Halowack (Wollaston GC) 78
Claude Hoopes (Kittansett Club) 78
Rich Monaghan (Cape Cod National) 78
Bill Fitzgerald (Cohassett GC) 79
Dave Dickman (Dennis Pines GC) 79
Mark Lamond (Dennis Pines GC) 79

ALTERNATES
Rick Towle (Cohasset GC)

UP NEXT
The 2019 Massachusetts Super Senior Amateur Championship will be contested at Woods Hole Golf Club from October 2-3. Qualifying for the Championship Proper is scheduled to take place at three sites from August 15 to August 30. Additional qualifiers will be held on the following days:

August 29 – Wayland CC (Wayland)

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