In 25 mile an hour winds at Heron Bay Golf Club Rick Woulfe of Ft. Lauderdale, FL held on to win his sixth Senior Dixie Amateur by one shot over Bob Burton of Scottsdale, AZ.
Burton’s 70 was one shot short of catching Woulfe who took a five stroke lead into the final round. Woulfe’s victory was his seventh Dixie Amateur win when you include his Open victory which included a match play win over Tiger Woods in the semifinals in 1992.
Evan Long of Charlotte, NC took 3rd place with a 219 total, one stroke ahead of Doug Savage of Mt. Vernon, Ohio.
DORECE GOES WIRE TO WIRE IN SUPER SENIOR
In the Super Senior Dixie Amateur Bill Dorece of Pompano Beach, Fl lead from start to finish and posted a three round total of 216 which included a blistering 68 in the first round. Walt Martin of Oakton, VA and Gary Shimmin of Oakatie, SC tied for second place at 220 and Henry Schinman of West Orange, NJ took 4th with a score of 223.