Cloninger wins North & South Senior
PINEHURST, N.C. (Aug. 23, 2012) -- Rick Cloninger maintained his lead after the second round and fired a 1-over 73 in the final round of play to win the 2012 North & South Senior at Pinehurst No. 2.
Cloninger led the loaded field by one shot following Wednesday's second round and finished the prestigious event two shots ahead of John Sajevic, the second-place finisher.
David Pulk, four-time winner and defending champion Paul Simson, Daniel Cook and Frank Acker were all tied for third place at 1-over for the event, which enjoyed its 61st playing.
ABOUT THE North & South Senior
Part of the annual North & South series of
tournaments at Pinehurst that include Men's,
Women's, Juniors and Seniors. Entries are open
male and female golfers who meet the
requirements below. All applicants must conform
to the USGA Rules of Amateur Status and meet
the requirements of the USGA Gender Policy.
In the Men's Open Division, applicants must have
reached 55 years of age by tournament date to
be eligible for competition. All applicants must
have a handicap index of 8.4 or less.
In the Men's Super-Senior Division, applicants
must have reached 65 years of age by
tournament date to be eligible for competition.
All applicants must have a handicap index 10.4
FORMAT: 54-holes of stroke play will determine
the Champion. Play will be divided into four
divisions (Men’s Open, Men’s Super-Senior,
Women’s Open, and Women’s Super-Senior) and
contested with one round each on Pinehurst No.
1, No. 5, No. 8. A full field will consist of 90
Men and 90 Super-Senior Men.
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