U.S. Sr. Challenge: McMullen tops Whitney in playoff
LOUISVILLE, KY (June 20, 2013) -- Jerry McMullen of Indiana won the 25th U.S. Senior Challenge Individual Tournament in a five hole playoff over Cyrus Whitney of Arizona at the Cardinal Club in Louisville, Ky.

Both players shared the lead after Round 1 and finished regulation with identical rounds of 71-70-72--213.

Happy Rakestraw took third place, one back of McMullen and Whitney.

A strong field of 94 senior and super senior golfers played 54 holes in 84-86 degree weather with only moderate humidity and wind.

Ted Smith of Indiana won by five over Bob Vidricksen of Salina, Kansas. Smith fired a 5 -under 67 on Thursday to prevail over a strong field of super seniors. Ted finished at 5-under par for the tournament.

Next year's (2014) tournament will be held at the highly rated Black Diamond Ranch in Lecanto, FL, on June 2-4, 2014.

Results For U.S. Senior Challenge Individual Championship
1INJerry McMullenCarmel, IN70071-70-72--213*
2AZCyrus WhitneyOro Valley, AZ50071-70-72--213
3KYHarris RakestrawSomerset, KY40073-71-70--214
4IADavid WaughDavenport, IA40071-75-70--216
5OHDan SmithFairfield, OH40069-77-72--218

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ABOUT THE U.S. Senior Challenge

The U.S. Senior Championship is played each year at Gross Stroke play and includes participants 55 years of age and over. Participants are selected by recommendations from the State Captains, present participants, and approved by the Executive Director.

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