U.S. Senior Challenge: Pool Wins by 2 Shots
10 Jun 2010
see also: U.S. Senior Challenge, Paa-Ko Ridge Golf Course


SCOTTSDALE, AZ (June 10, 2010)--The 22nd U.S. Senior Challenge Individual Championship concluded on Thursday, June 10, 2010 at the Troon Country Club in Scottsdale, AZ.

88 golfers played in great weather of 95 – 100 degree temps all three days. Senior champion Doug Pool of Las Vegas, NV, shot a one under round of 71 on the final day and a total score of even par, 216. Runner-up Rob Hess of Castleberry, FL, shot a final round of 71 and a total of 218. Both are first time Challenge players.

Mr. Bill McDonald of Troy, MI, won the super-senior division for the second year in a row in a 2-hole play off with Bob Fouke of Broken Arrow, OK. Both players finished with scores of 218 for three rounds.

Results For U.S. Senior Challenge
1NVDoug PoolLas Vegas, NV100072-73-71--216
2FLRob HessCasselberry, FL70074-73-71--218
T3ILTom StuderJoliet, IL50071-72-78--221
T3INRon CarterMonticello, IN50073-73-75--221
T5LARobert SheltonLafayette, LA50074-73-75--222

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ABOUT THE U.S. Senior Challenge

The U.S. Senior Challenge is the nation's only senior amateur event conducted in a state-team format.

Originally encompassing 15 states in 1985, the U.S. Senior Challenge now consists of teams and players from 37 states. Each member state is led by a State Captain selected and approved by the Board of Directors.

The championship is played each year at Gross Stroke play and includes participants 55 years of age and over with a maximum handicap of 4.

Teams consist of 4 men including the State Captain who selects the players. The field is limited to the first 30 teams entered.

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