Nunez Leads Final 14 Advancing To Super Senior Amateur - MASSGOLF

Paul Nunez Shoots 2-Under 69 At Chicopee Country Club

For Immediate Release: July 28, 2020

CHICOPEE, Massachusetts – Holliston’s Paul Nunez (Ludlow CC) earned medalist honors at the final Super Senior Amateur qualifier on Tuesday at Chicopee Country Club. Nunez was among the final 14 players who advanced to the Championship Proper. 

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The 7th Massachusetts Super Senior Amateur Championship will begin September 2 with the stroke play competition taking place at Blissful Meadows Golf Club in Uxbridge. The Championship Proper will consist of two days of stroke play, with only the low 70 scorers and ties moving on to the second day. The Championship is open to amateur golfers who have reached their 65th birthday and have a handicap not exceeding 12.0.

FILE–Paul Nunez was the only player to shoot under par at the third and final Super Senior Amateur qualifier Tuesday. (David Colt)

Nunez surged ahead by making birdie on the 12th, 14th and 15th holes and was the only player to shoot under par on the 12th and 14th. He added another birdie on the 2nd hole.

Keith Albano (Twin Hills CC) finished second at 5-over, carding birdies on the 13th and 15th holes. Emil Koenig (The Haven CC) and Tom Bergeron (Crumpin-Fox Club) placed T3 at 8-over. Both men finished in the top three at the 2015 Super Senior Amateur.

Del Kinney Jr (Wyantenuck CC) and Paul Chiampa (Longmeadow CC), both Mass Golf Rules Officials, qualified by shooting 10-over and 12-over, respectively.

HERE IS THE COMPLETE LIST OF QUALIFIERS AND ALTERNATES FOR THE CHICOPEE CC QUALIFIER: 

TUESDAY, 7/28

QUALIFIERS (Chicopee CC-Par 71)

Paul Nunez (Ludlow CC); 69

Keith Albano (Twin Hills CC); 76

Emil Koenig (The Haven CC); 79

Tom Bergeron (Crumpin-Fox Club); 79

Michael Korpita (Southampton CC); 80

James Curran (Oak Hill CC); 80

Del Kinney Jr (Wyantenuck CC); 81

Tim Hubbard (Crumpin-Fox Club); 81

Randy Hawthorne (Stockbridge GC); 82

Jeff Makuch (Edgewood Southwick); 82

Paul Chiampa (Longmeadow CC); 83

Robert Lunday (Tour Greater Bos); 83

Bill Sheridan (Shaker Hills CC); 84

Tom Landers (Kettle Brook GC); 84

ALTERNATES

Mark Larocco (Northern Spy GC);  85

T.P. Tunstall (Orchards GC); 85

Paul Aronian (Cyprian Keyes GC); 85

David Knipe (Hopedale CC); 85

Don Sharron (Cyprian Keyes GC); 85

Mark Kielbasa (Edgewood Southwick); 85

UP NEXT

The 2020 Super Senior Amateur Championship will take place September 2-3 at Blissful Meadows Golf Club in Uxbridge.

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