Greenwalt Wins 2000 Indiana State Match-Play Title
19 August 2000 - Indianapolis, IN - Charlie Greenwalt of Indianapolis captured his second Indiana State Pro/Am Match Play Championship defeating Jim Bryant of Clayton in the 36 hole final. Greenwalt defeated Darren Clayton, Tom Gross, Kevin Lacey and Bryant on his way to the Victory. Each professional putter had 2 match play spots to play out in opposite brackets. Greenwalt lost his first match in the lower bracket, and was down 1 hole with 5 to play in his second round match in the top bracket before marching to victory. Greenwalt successfully defended his 1999 Match Play State Title he won in Terre Haute.
Mike Lebeda of Terre Haute captured the 2000 Indiana State Amateur/Novice Match Play Championship defeating John Arvin of Zionsville 10 and 9 in the 36 hole final. Lebeda advanced to the final from the top bracket by defeating fellow Terre Haute resident John Howard. Mike lost his bottom bracket spot in a tough match with Justin Greenwalt. Arvin advanced to the finals by defeating Nate Nichols of Columbus.