Shawn Warren captures season-opening New England PGA Pro-Am

Shawn Warren of Falmouth Country Club (Maine), has been a familiar face on the top of the New England PGA leaderboard and started the 2021 season with a victory at Portsmouth Country Club New England PGA Pro-Am.

GREENLAND, New Hampshire – Shawn Warren, of Falmouth CC, fired a 6-under par 66 May 3 at Portsmouth CC, to claim low professional honors at the 2021 New England PGA Pro-Am.

Warren opened his round with consecutive birdies on hole No. 3 and 4 and an eagle on No. 7 brought him to 4-under.

After surrendering a shot on the 8th hole, Warren added birdies on the 11th, 13th, 14th, and 15th holes with a lone bogey on the 12th hole to move to 6-under.

Danny Kish, of Atkinson CC, started on the 10th tee and fired an even-par 36 before catching fire on the front with four birdies and five pars to fire a 68 and earn a share of second place. Jeff Martin, of Wollaston GC, started on the front with a bogey before a clean card the rest of the way, carding five birdies and 12 pars for his round of 68.

Kernwood CC head professional Frank Dully, who posted a round of 69, birdied the 11th hole and proceeded to rattle off four additional birdies in a row to make it five straight.

Ridgewood CC’s Jay Pollini, fired a two-under round of 70 to finish fifth and in the red figures.

Kish and the Atkinson CC squad ran away in the two-best ball (1 gross + 1 net) team format with a combined score of -17 (127), seven shots clear of both Falmouth CC and Ridgewood CC (134).

New England PGA Pro-Am
Portsmouth CC – Greenland, N.H.
May 3, 2021
Individual Professional Results
Par: 36-36-72

1 Shawn Warren, Falmouth CC: 33-33–66 -6 $395.00
T2 Danny Kish, Atkinson CC: 32-36–68 -4 $292.50
T2 Jeff Martin, Wollaston GC: 35-33–68 -4 $292.50
4 Frank Dully, Kernwood CC: 36-33–69 -3 $200.00
5 Jay Pollini, Ridgewood CC: 36-34–70 -2 $175.00
T6 Dan Gillis, Nabnasset Lake CC: 34-39–73 +1 $132.00
T6 Rico Riciputi, Wentworth by the Sea CC: 37-36–73 +1 $132.00
T6 Brett Smestad, Rochester CC: 37-36–73 +1 $132.00
T6 John Wollen, Souhegan Woods GC: 34-39–73 +1 $132.00
T6 Rich Berberian, Vesper CC: 36-37–73 +1 $132.00
11 Dan Venezio, Portland CC: 36-38–74 +2 $100.00
T12 Matthew Bradbury, Sterling National GC: 38-37–75 +3 $85.00
T12 Matt Lombard, North Andover CC: 40-35–75 +3

The Atkinson Country Club team of Danny Kish (p), John Pettoruto, Kevin Strong, Griffin Brown fired a score of 63-64–127 to finish 17-under to win the team event,

New England PGA Pro-Am
Portsmouth CC – Greenland, N.H.
May 3, 2021
2 BB of 4 Team Results

1 Atkinson CC: Danny Kish (p), John Pettoruto, Kevin Strong, Griffin Brown: 63-64–127 -17
T2 Ridgewood CC: Jay Pollini (p), Tim Melanson, Bobby Marulli, Ryan Martel: 68-66–134 -10
T2 Falmouth CC: Shawn Warren (p), Leo Paquette, Shawn McCurdy, Garrett Olson: 65-69–134 -10
T4 Wentworth by the Sea CC: Rico Riciputi (p), Mark Fichera, Scott Gray, Chuck Lancaster: 68-67–135 -9
T4 Rochester CC: Brett Smestad (p), Troy Joncas, Mike Mahan, Micah Diprima: 69-66–135 -9
T4 Vesper CC: Rich Berberian (p), Andy Page, John Devito, Jeff Monahan: 71-64–135 -9
7 The Oaks Golf Links: Jon Ellis (p), Dave Kretschmar, Harvin Groft, Dave Proia: 69-67–136 -8
T8 Mt. Pleasant GC: Joel Jenkins (p), Nick Fantasia, Trevor Green, Jason Howarth: 67-70–137 -7
T8 Souhegan Woods GC: John Wollen (p), Will McLaughlin, Mike Hogan, Don Reid: 68-69–137 -7

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