Mitch Jefferson wins New England PGA Pro-Senior Invitational

Mitch Jefferson, of Rochester CC shot an even-par 72 to win low pro honors at 2021 Pro-Senior Invitational at Sky Meadow CC.

NASHUA, New Hampshire – Rochester CC’s Mitch Jefferson carded the low round of the day with an even-par 72 to capture the 2021 Pro-Senior Invitational, held August 4 at Sky Meadow CC. Jefferson edged Nabnasset Lake CC’s Dan Gillis by a single shot.

Jefferson carded a bogey on Hole No. 2 and birdie on No. 3 surrounded by pars to make the turn at even. On the back nine, the Rochester pro bogeyed holes 11 and 13 before back-to-back birdies on 15 and 16 to draw back to even.

Gillis captured second in the individual professional competition with a 1-over par round of 73. Gillis had a clean card going with birdies on Hole No. 3 and 8 before a double bogey on the challenging 14th hole and bogey on No. 15.

A pair of professionals came in at 2-over par to claim a share of third place: Darin Chin-Aleong (Rowley CC) and Scott Hickey (Cyprian Keyes GC). Chin-Aleong posted a steady round with a birdie on hole No. 4 with bogeys on No. 6, 9, and 11. Hickey had more shapes on his card with birdies on holes 3, 4, and 15 along with bogeys on holes 6, 7, 9, 12, and 13.

In the gross team format, Amherst CC, led by professional Steven Hausmann, posted a best ball score of 6-under par to claim the victory. Three birdies (No. 3, 4, 5) and one bogey on the front gave them a score of 2-under at the turn. From there, the team birdied holes 13, 15, 17, and 18 to get to 6-under 66.

The Amherst team edged Hickey’s Cyprian Keyes squad and the Kernwood CC squad, led by Frank Dully, by a single shot in the gross team format. Hickey’s team carded six birdies with a single bogey on hole 7 while the Kernwood team had six birdies with a lone bogey on No. 12.

In the net team format, the Sky Meadow CC team, led by Joel St. Laurent, posted a net best ball score of -12 to claim the division. The Sky Meadow team posted back-to-back net eagles on holes 4 and 5 and added nine additional birdies offset by one bogey. Matt Lombard’s North Andover CC team finished second with a score of 11-under 61. The team posted net birdies on seven of the first nine holes and added another four circles to the card on the back nine.

NEPGA Pro-Senior Invitational
Sky Meadow CC – Nashua, N.H.
Individual Professional Results
Par: 36-36—72

1 Mitch Jefferson (Rochester CC): 36-36–72 E
2 Dan Gillis (Nabnasset Lake CC): 34-39–73 +1
T3 Darin Chin-Aleong (Rowley CC): 37-37–74 +2
T3 Scott Hickey (Cyprian Keyes GC): 37-37–74 +2
T5 Steven Hausmann (Amherst CC): 37-38–75 +3
T5 Ryne Varney (Cape Neddick CC): 36-39–75 +3
T5 Jake Kramer (Bass Rocks GC): 36-39–75 +3
T8 Vince Molesky (Stonebridge CC): 40-36–76 +4
T8 Frank Dully (Kernwood CC): 39-37–76 +4
10 Daniel Wilkins (Laconia GC): 40-37–77 +5
11 Matt Lombard (North Andover CC): 37-41–78 +6
T12 Bill Galvin (Winchester CC): 41-38–79 +7
T12 Anthony Maki (Franklin CC): 39-40–79 +7
T12 Joel St. Laurent (Sky Meadow CC): 41-38–79 +7

NEPGA Pro-Senior Invitational
Sky Meadow CC – Nashua, N.H.
1 BB of 4 – Gross Results
Par: 36-36—72

1 Steven Hausmann (Amherst CC) with James Rodrigues, Pat Dion, Russell Michaud: 34-32–66 -6
T2 Scott Hickey (Cyprian Keyes GC) with Al Mccallum, Steve Larson, Mike Haglof: 33-34–67 -5
T2 Frank Dully (Kernwood CC) with Scott Sagan, Ricki Cohen, Scott Grossman: 33-34–67 -5
T4 Matt Lombard (North Andover CC) with Jack Stephenson, Fran Sullivan, Bill Orlansky: 33-35–68 -4
T4 Eric Soderman (Hoodkroft CC) with Paul Ralston, Joe Raboin, Trini Iturralde: 34-34–68 -4
T6 Danny Kish (Atkinson Resort) with Jeff Fay, Pete Desjardins, Mark Tartaglio: 33-36–69 -3
T6 Vince Molesky (Stonebridge CC) with Chris Ryan, Wayne Bortle, Chris Hadley: 35-34–69 -3
T6 Brett Smestad (Rochester CC) with Bob Adams, Bob Zwirn, Art Davis: 35-34–69 -3
T6 Ryne Varney (Cape Neddick CC) with David Lynch, Mike Gesnaldo, Dan Soule: Jr.: 34-35–69 -3
T6 Jake Kramer (Bass Rocks GC) with Frank Sablone, Peter Iovanni, Rob Berry: 35-34–69 -3

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