Leeds/Lester prevail at Picard Cup
CLEVELAND, Ohio (Sept. 14, 2012) -- Jason Leeds and Dave Lester are the 2012 Henry Picard Canterbury Cup champions.
The winning duo fired a final-round 145 to take the title by five shots over Michael Affeldt and Chris Sekella and Hank Schlissberg, who finished the three-day event at 293.
John Benson and Ronnie Tumlin were two-shot victors in the senior division.
The Henry Picard – Canterbury Cup is a national level event that draws a field of accomplished amateur players from all over the country. This exclusive scratch tournament features 50 two-man teams in a better ball and aggregate score three-day competition and also offers a Seniors Division for those teams with both partners 50 years of age or over.
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ABOUT THE Canterbury Cup
The Henry Picard - Canterbury Cup is a Major that
draws a field of accomplished players from all
over the country. The three-day team event
features a Best Ball round each day, and the
middle day will have an additional 9-hole
alternate shot (all divisions playing the same nine
holes) that will count toward the 63-hole
championship. A practice round is available to be
played the day prior to the tournament. The
tournament will have three divisions: Mid-Am,
Senior (for those teams with both partners 55 -
64 years old), and Super Senior (65+).
Qualified amateurs are encouraged to apply.
Canterbury is an older traditional golf course that
has hosted several professional major
championships, including two US Opens, a PGA
Championship and most recently the '96 Senior
Open as well as two US Amateur championships.
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