Engellenner, Lindstrom win titles at International Mid & Senior
Marc Engellenner
Marc Engellenner

Marc Engellenner, Jon Lindstrom and teams from Maryland, West Virginia and Georgia (South) came away with wins at the International Mid-Am/Senior Championship held in Pawleys Island, South Carolina on Sunday.

Engellenner blazed his way to a final round 66 to finish at 9-under 207, which was good for a three-shot win over Justin Young of Salem, Va. in the mid-amateur division, while Lindstrom held off a hard-charging Bob Royak to win the senior division with a 4-under score of 212.

Both Engellenner and Lindstrom set themselves up for success with strong opening rounds on Thursday.

Jon Lindstrom
Engellenner turned carded a bogey-free 5-under 67 in the first round to take a one-shot lead over the field. However, following a 2-over 74 on Saturday, the Rocklin, Calif. native found himself four back of Young heading into the final round. However, a 6-under 66, which included a string of birdies on holes 14, 15 and 16, lifted Engellenner to the biggest win of his career.

Lindstrom paved his way to the senior division title by opening with a 6-under 66 on Thursday to build a three-stroke lead on the field. The Denver native closed with rounds of 72 and 74 to finish at 4-under 212, which was good for a one-stroke victory 2019 U.S. Senior Amateur champion Royak, who shot a 67 in his final round.

In the team portion of the event, Maryland (Brendan Kelly, Charlie Winegardner, Ryan McCarthy and Billy Peel) tied with West Virginia (Sam O'Dell, Pat Carter, Cam Roam and Philip Reale) at 7-under 641 for the mid-amateur division title.

The Georgia-South team (Royak, Doug Hanzel, Michael Standard) claimed the senior division team title with a winning score of 4-under 144, four strokes clear of Arkansas and North Carolina-East.

Results: The National State Team Invitational
1CAMarc EngellennerRocklin, CA30067-74-66=207
2VAJustin YoungSalem, VA20068-69-73=210
3MDBrendan KellyBaltimore, MD10071-76-65=212
T4MDCharlie WinegardnerLothian, MD10072-75-66=213
T4TXFrederick JanneckFort Worth, TX10072-69-72=213

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ABOUT THE The National State Team Invitational

Introduced in 2021, The National State Team Invitational (formerly known as the Midwest Cup) is a multi-state team golf tournament with recognition for the individual stroke-play champion. The event includes the best Mid-Amateur and Senior golfers in the U.S. and Canada with invitations based on the player-of-the-year points list provided by each state golf association.

TEAM Championship (Mid-Amateur) at True Blue Plantation: 4 players per team will be represented. 3 out of 4 scores will count for each day of play.

TEAM Championship (Senior) at Caledonia Golf & Fish Club: 3 players per team will be represented. 2 out of 3 scores will count for each day of play.

INDIVIDUAL Championship. The tournament is a WAGR nationally ranked points event. There will be a Mid-Am and Senior division (50 and older). The tournament is a 54 hole stroke play championship.

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