Greg Ward Wins 1988 Knoxville Open

Knoxville, TN - 1 July 1988 - On Friday, July 1st, the second of the $2,000 tournaments was played. Greg Ward and Rick Shelton of Abilene, Texas tied for 1st place with a three round score of 77, 31 under par. In an 18-hole playoff that followed, Ward defeated Shelton by four strokes, 25 to 29, to capture the $300 first place prize.

In the APA division, local putter Nathan Anderson, took 1st place honors with a two-stroke victory over Michael Marsh, of Columbus, Ohio. Anderson's three-round score was 84, 24 under par.

Professional Scores from the 1988 PPA Knoxville Open
(1 July 1988 - Knoxville, TN)

Round

Prize

Player

Hometown

1

2

3

Total

Money

1

Greg Ward Norcross, GA 26 27 24 77 $ 300.00

2

Rick Shelton Abilene, TX 28 23 26 77 $ 200.00

3

Bill Kirby, Jr. Fayetteville, NC 24 28 26 78 $ 160.00
4 Ron Frederick Los Alamitos, CA 26 27 26 79 $ 125.00
  Paul Grider Auburn, IN 23 30 26 79 $ 125.00

6

Marc Portugal Oklahoma City, OK 27 29 24 80 $ 97.50
  Charlie Greenwalt Indianapolis, IN 27 28 25 80 $ 97.50
8 Wayne Crowe Charlotte, NC 26 30 25 81 $ 87.50
  Danny McCaslin Memphis, TN 29 27 25 81 $ 87.50
10 Brexton Friend Beaumont, TX 25 32 25 82 $ 80.00
11 Steve Lyon Birmingham, AL 28 31 24 83 $ 75.00
12 Jim Palisano Cheektowaga, N.Y. 25 30 30 85 $ 65.00
  John Ventura Cincinnati, OH 27 32 26 85 $ 65.00
  Kelly Morris Charlotte, NC 30 27 28 85 $ 65.00
15 Rainey Statum Houston, TX 26 30 30 86 $ 45.00
  Angelo Korogianos Toledo, OH 23 30 33 86 $ 45.00
  John Napoli Columbus, OH 29 33 24 86 $ 45.00
  Rick Baird Pineville, NC 25 31 30 86 $ 45.00
  Jay Klapper Atlanta, GA 29 31 26 86 $ 45.00
20 Kevin Smith Houston, TX 30 28 29 87 $ 5.62
  Robert Johnson Alpharetta, GA 26 33 28 87 $ 5.62
  Dan Berendt North Olmsted, OH 31 28 28 87 $ 5.62
  Philip Green Knoxville, TN 28 35 24 87 $ 5.62
  Bill Smith West Seneca, N.Y. 26 31 30 87 $ 5.62
  Kevin Zion Yoder, IN 25 32 30 87 $ 5.62
  Greg Roberts Pasadena, TX 28 32 27 87 $ 5.62
  Bobby Jones Atlanta, GA 28 29 30 87 $ 5.62
28 Andy Coradini Chattanooga, TN 29 31 28 88  
  Randy Reeves Montgomery, AL 27 30 31 88  
  Joe Kresege Charlotte, NC 32 30 26 88  
  Robert Carey Pensacola, FL 30 32 26 88  
32 Steven Bouffard Huntsville, TX 29 29 31 89  
  Mark Rainey Elon College, NC 27 34 28 89  
  Joseph Chandler Cincinnati, OH 27 31 31 89  
  Jody Kimble Ft. Smith, AR 29 30 30 89  
  Vance Randall Chattanooga, TN 26 32 31 89  
  John Martin Winston-Salem, NC 28 34 27 89  
  Terry Phillips Stanley, NC 30 31 28 89  
  John Bambling Pittsburgh, PA 30 30 29 89  
40 Jimmy Clark Baton Rouge, LA 29 33 28 90  
  Brice Bergesen Houston, TX 29 32 29 90  
42 Alan Morris Australia 26 36 29 91  
  Ron Lamplough Australia 31 32 28 91  
  Rick Tobias Mobile, AL 27 38 26 91  
  Shawn Gilliland Indianapolis, IN 26 33 32 91  
  Neil Connor Largo, FL 31 28 32 91  
  Jimmy Mott Charlotte, NC 32 31 28 91  
  Brian Dahl Buffalo, N.Y. 31 30 30 91  
49 Randall Willett Houston, TX 28 32 32 92  
  Jeff McDonald Tucson, AZ 32 33 27 92  
  Jim Borchelt Loveland, OH 28 32 32 92  

52

Terry McCarthy Cincinnati, OH 32 31 30 93  
  Don Nicholas Mobile, AL 32 34 27 93  
  Keith Usher Charlotte, NC 28 34 31 93  
  Tom Russell Louisville, KY 32 35 26 93  
56 Joel Baker Arlington, TX 30 28 36 94  
  Donald Parker Stafford, TX 29 35 30 94  
  Tom Butler Erlanger, KY 28 31 35 94  
  Mike McKewen Cincinnati, OH 32 31 31 94  
60 John Connor Greenville, SC 32 35 28 95  
  Mickey DeLucca Lake Charles, LA 30 33 32 95  
  Rick Carter High Point, NC 31 31 33 95  
  Douglas Bacon Knoxville, TN 30 35 30 95  
64 Scott Buddie Westlake, OH 36 28 32 96  
  Judy Ward Atlanta, GA 32 33 31 96  
66 Wesley Beck Douglassville, GA 31 34 32 97  
  Steve Guyton Columbus, OH 32 38 27 97  
  Jim Starr Toledo, OH 34 32 31 97  
69 James Mathers Charlotte, NC 33 32 33 98  
  Alvin Simpson Lake Charles, LA 33 34 31 98  
71 Bill Walsh Charlotte, NC 32 38 29 99  
  Dwain Willett Houston, TX 33 35 31 99  
73 Richard Singleton Warner Robins, GA 36 33 31 100  
  Robert Walker Pensacola, FL 35 35 30 100  
  Steve Lemmon Hamilton, IN 32 36 32 100  
76 Don Thompson High Point, NC 32 35 34 101  
  Enid Klapper Lilburn, GA 36 34 31 101  

78

Joe Furr Rockville, MD 36 36 31 103  
  David Barnett Sunnyvale, CA 37 37 29 103  
80 Robert Tracy Mokena, IL 42 33 30 105  
  Randy Eberly Grand Rapids, MI 42 34 33 109  
82 J. C. Powell Charlotte, NC 33 45 32 110  
83 Emmett Cox Warner Robins, GA 39 42 35 116  

Amateur Scores from the 1988 PPA Knoxville Open
(1 July 1988 - Knoxville, TN)

Round

Expense

Player

Hometown

1

2

3

Total

Money

1

Nathan Anderson Knoxville, TN 26 30 28 84 $ 25.00

2

Michael Marsh Columbus, OH 31 28 27 86 $ 25.00

3

Robb Titchell Columbus, OH 30 30 27 87 $ 12.50
  Michael Foster High Point, NC 32 27 28 87 $ 12.50
  Brian Bergesen Houston, TX 27 33 27 87 $ 12.50
  Jimmy VanBuskirk Midwest City, OK 26 32 29 87 $ 12.50
7 Danny Hoel Oklahoma City, OK 28 28 33 89  
8 Joe Shirey Houston, TX 30 32 28 90  
  Jim Russell North Olmsted, OH 31 28 31 90  
10 Jeff Hoelscher Charlotte, NC 32 32 27 91  
11 Scott Anderson Mechanicsville, VA 32 30 30 92  
12 Chris Conradi Dallas, TX 30 36 27 93  
13 Richard Zack Murfreesboro, TN 29 34 31 94  
14 John Darst Columbus, OH 30 32 33 95  
  Rick Hassebrock Cincinnati, OH 34 29 32 95  

16

David Lynch Marbank, TX 33 29 34 96  
17 Steven Willmann Strafford, PA 32 35 31 98  
18 Wayne Cheatham Richmond, VA 30 38 31 99  
19 Kenneth Alexander Columbus, OH 34 35 31 100  
  Kevin Lacey Cincinnati, OH 36 33 31 100  
21 Luther Mooneyham Pineville, NC 38 33 31 102  
22 Kevin Brown Warne Robins, GA 33 38 33 104  
23 Karl Moe Columbus, OH 38 34 33 105  
  Bobby Price Charlotte, NC 32 41 32 105  
25 Earl Chandler Cincinnati, OH 30 40 37 107  

26

Rick Maitland Madison Heights, VA 34 39 35 108  
  David Shaw Columbus, OH 35 34 39 108  
28 Hosey Van Murphee Mesquite, TX 34 41 34 109  
29 Melbourn Williams Burbank, CA 37 45 41 123