Smestad, Mahan Take Home Championship
Brett Smestad, PGA and Mike Mahan carded a six-under par score of 65 (gross) to take home the Pro + 1 Am Championship at the Carnegie Abbey Club in Portsmouth, RI on Monday. The duo finished first in the gross division and T2 in the net division.
Smestad and Mahan exemplified the format of Monday’s play. One best ball of two events often depends on deft in teamwork, and where one player had a mistake, the other was there to pick him up. They began on the sixth hole, where Smestad struggled and made bogey. Mahan was able to stay solid and pick him up with a par. They continued like this throughout their round, and were able to finish the day with a gross score of six-under par 65.
15 New England PGA Professionals in Professional National Championship at Sunriver Resort
The New England PGA has consistently high numbers in participation for it’s Championship event each year. This rate has allowed for the NEPGA to boast both the largest Section Championship across all sections. It has also allowed for the most spots for the 2017 PGA Professional Championship at Sunriver Resort in Sunriver, Oregon.
Who are the 2017 New England PGA Professionals playing in this years’ PPC? Learn more about them below!