Bell, Owens and Clayton Win at the Kingway
13 Jan 2011
by Mike Stubbs of AmateurGolf.com

see also: Kingsway Senior Invitational Golf Tournament, Kingsway Country Club


LAKE SUZY, FL. (Jan 13, 2010) -- Mike Bell took the lead on the first day of the Kingsway Senior Invitational and never let go. Despite a 5-over par 77 today under very cold temperatures, he was able to capture the title in the Senior division with scores of 69-73-77--219. John O'Malley (71-74-77--22) and Tim Miller (71-75- 76--222) were three strokes back to share second place.

The country's number 1 ranked player and local Floridian, Bill Zylstra, was solo third with scores of 74-72-77--223.

In the Super Senior division it was all knotted at the end of regulation. George Owens (68-82-77--227) of Virginia Beach, VA was able to prevail over Mike Howell (75-74-78--227) of Fort Meyers, Fl with a par on the first playoff hole to take the title.

Joe Povoni of Prospect, Ky claimed third place by himself with scores of 74-78-78--230 while Gary Strickfaden from Southern Pines, NC was fourth with a total of 79-76-78--233.

In the Legends division Ron Clayton (76-82-77--235) from Sarasota, Fl. was able to bounce back after a difficult second round to win the title. Curtis Wagner from Peachtree, GA took second place with scores of 81-78--237.

In third place was local player Lake Suzy resident Bo Niemann who stayed in the hunt with scores of 77-79-82--238.

Results For Kingsway Senior Invitational Golf Tournament
1INMichael BellIndianapolis, IN70069-73-77--219
T2NJJohn O'MalleyMantoloking, NJ50071-74-77--222
T2INTim MillerKokomo, IN50071-75-76--222
4MIBill ZylstraPlymouth, MI40074-72-77--223
5INRon CarterMonticello, IN40075-73-76--224

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ABOUT THE Kingsway Senior Invitational

54-hole stroke play event created by Virginia's Dave King. Now part of the Golfweek Florida Swing. Formerly known as the Bobcat Trail Senior Amateur.

Entries are open by invitation only to amateur golfers who have a verifiable handicap of eight (8) or less. Seniors: age 55 & above; Super Seniors: age 65 & above; Legends: age 70 & above.

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