Cy Whitney rolls at Sr. Porter Cup
07 Sep 2013
by Benjamin Larsen of AmateurGolf.com

see also: View results for Senior Porter Cup, Niagara Falls Country Club, Cyrus Whitney Profile

LEWISTON, N.Y. (Sept. 7, 2013) -- The 2013 season just keeps getting better for Cy Whitney.

The year started with a trio of wins in the southeast and west coast. Now, he showed that he can win in the northeast following a dominant victory at the Senior Porter Cup at Niagara Falls Country Club.

After an opening-round 73, Whitney fired a 69 in Round 2. He entered the final round with atwo shot lead over Robert Parmar and closed with a sound 71 to win by an impressive seven shots.

Larry Nunez joined Paul Schlachter and Parmar in a tie for second place. Nunez shot 71 in the final round to creep into the runner-up position.

Bill Zylstra tied for fifth along with Frank Broderick and Larry Cooper. They were 10 back of the low mark set by Whitney.

Starting in 2008, the Senior Porter Cup is played separately from the amateur Porter Cup, which since 1992, had a Senior Division.

Results: Senior Porter Cup
1AZCyrus WhitneyOro Valley, AZ70073-69-71--213
T2TXLarry NunezAustin, TX50074-75-71--220
T2ALRobert ParmarFairhope, AL50074-70-76--220
T2PAPaul SchlachterBridgeville, PA50076-69-75--220
T5TXFrank BroderickTX40075-72-76--223

View full results for Senior Porter Cup

ABOUT THE Senior Porter Cup

The Senior Porter Cup is an invitational amateur event conducted at stroke play over 54 holes. The Tournament Committee reserves the right to invite players of national and international reputation to participate. Contestants are selected on the basis of their competitive record and accomplishments in major amateur and senior amateur tournaments. Players must be at least 55 years of age prior to beginning of tournament. The Senior division was added to the annual Porter Cup Invitational in 1992 and has been played as as a separate tournament since 2008.

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