GREENLAND, N.H. – Shawn Warren, PGA (Falmouth CC), fired a six-under par 66 Monday afternoon at Portsmouth CC, claiming low professional honors at the 2021 NEPGA Pro-Am.
Warren opened his round with consecutive birdies on the 3rd and 4th holes and an eagle on 7th brought him to 4-under. After surrendering a shot on the 8th hole, Warren added birdies on the 11th, 13th, 14th, and 15th holes with a lone bogey on the 12th hole to move to 6-under.
Danny Kish, PGA (Atkinson CC) started on the 10th tee and fired an even-par 36 before catching fire on the front with four birdies and five pars to fire a 68 and earn a share of second place. Jeff Martin, PGA (Wollaston GC), started on the front with a bogey before a clean card the rest of the way, carding five birdies and 12 pars for his round of 68.
Kernwood CC head professional Frank Dully, who posted a round of 69, birdied the 11th hole and proceeded to rattle off four additional birdies in a row to make it five straight.
Ridgewood CC’s Jay Pollini, PGA, fired a two-under round of 70 to finish fifth and in the red figures.
Kish and the Atkinson CC squad ran away in the two-best ball (1 gross + 1 net) team format with a combined score of -17 (127), seven shots clear of both Falmouth CC and Ridgewood CC (134).
Thank you to Portsmouth Country Club host General Manager Jason Hurd and host PGA professional Bill Andrews along with the entire PCC staff for hosting the NEPGA Pro-Am event.