Jay Whitby defends Delaware Amateur title
Jay Whitby holds Delaware Amateur trophy
(Delaware Golf Association Photo)
WYOMING, DE (June 22, 2016) -- Jay Whitby, playing on his home course of Wild Quail Golf & Country Club finished 9-under after 72-holes of play and successfully defended his Delaware Amateur title.
Whitby put together rounds of 69-70-68-72 on his way to winning by six-strokes over Ryan Rucinski. The best round of the week for Whitby came in Tuesday's third round when the back-to-back champion posted a 4-under 68. Whitby carded five birdies and one bogey.
For the week Whitby tallied 15 birdies and just six bogeys.
Second place finisher Ryan Rucinski was 3-under while Bob Bechtold was 3-over and in third. Joe Tigani, Michael Chanaud and Lucas Farmer were all 6-over and tied for fourth.
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