In Mississippi, Alan Ellis wins Patrick Farms Invitational
JACKSON, Miss. (April 10, 2011) --Windy conditions at Patrick Farms made for challenging conditions in the final round of the Patrick Farms Invitational.
Defending champion Alan Ellis didn’t let the weather affect his play -- he shot 2-under par 70 on Sunday for a two day total of 149, edging past Clark Richardson and Lane Pippin by a single shot.
Bill Bartlett shot 70-79-149 to win the Super Senior Division by three strokes. Lynn Pippin of Ocean Springs finished runner up 75-77-152. Mike Justice rounds out the top three at 77-80-157.
There was an exciting finish in the Senior division with a three way tie at one under par 141. Charlie Keeton, Ronnie Posey, and Ricky Sims went to the first hole for a hole by hole playoff to determine the champion. Keeton used his home course knowledge to birdie the first hole to win the Senior Division title.