Greg Ward Picks Up Third Win of 2002 Season on the South Carolina Tour

7 July 2002 - Rock Hill, SC - Rounds of 26-23-26 were enough for Greg Ward to pick up his third win of the 2002 South Carolina Tour season. Michael Hitt, trailing Ward after two, shot 27 the last round to finish second at 77. Darrell Britt shot 80, which was good enough for third place and also earned him his second PPA World Spot. Finishing in a three way tie for forth were Allen Wall, Jimmy Mott, Tony Varnadore, and Rick Culverhouse all in at 82.

In the APA Division, Jamie Sanders shot 82 and picked up his first career victory with a 2 shot win over Tommy Hutchinson, who shot 84. Todd Trent finished third shooting 86.

Rob Smarzik earned the tournament's State spot and Jay Klapper earned the SC Two day state spot. Along with Darrell Britt earning the World spot, Andy Coradini and Gary English each earned a spot into the PPA World Match Play Championship based on SC Points.

The South Carolina tour resumes play on August 17th on Course 1 in Spartanburg, SC starting at Noon.

Recap and Scores provided by Rick Rybaczek

Professional Division of Rock Hill, SC Event (7 July 2002)

Round

S. C. Prize
Player 1 2 3 Total Points Money
1 Ward, Greg 26 23 26 75 30.00 $ 130.00
2 Hitt, Michael 26 24 27 77 29.00 $ 85.00
3 Britt, Darrell 27 28 25 80 28.00 $ 70.00
4 Wall, Allen 27 27 28 82 25.50 $ 58.00
  Mott, Jimmy 24 28 30 82 25.50 $ 58.00
  Varnadore, Tony 27 30 25 82 25.50 $ 58.00
  Culverhouse, Rick 29 29 24 82 25.50 $ 58.00
8 Johnson, Robert 26 30 27 83 21.50 $ 47.00
  Anders, Dan 29 29 25 83 21.50 $ 47.00
  Randall, Vance 25 29 29 83 21.50 $ 47.00
  Smarzik, Rob 29 27 27 83 21.50 $ 47.00
12 Baird, Rick 25 26 33 84 18.50 $ 38.00
  Warren, Frank 30 26 28 84 18.50 $ 38.00
14 Jackson, Tony 30 28 27 85 16.00 $ 35.00
  Reeves, Randy 26 29 30 85 16.00 $ 35.00
  Burton, Lewis 28 27 30 85 16.00 $ 35.00
17 Fowler, Todd 28 28 30 86 13.50  
  Coradini, Andy 29 30 27 86 13.50  
19 Gill, Nick 30 34 23 87 11.50  
  English, Gary 31 30 26 87 11.50  
21 Guthrie, Ray 28 31 29 88 9.50  
  Chambers, Kevin 29 31 28 88 9.50  
23 Klapper, Jay 26 33 30 89 7.00  
  Flavin, Mike 31 30 28 89 7.00  
  Benfield, Gary 30 31 28 89 7.00  
26 Pack, Tony 30 32 28 90 5.00  
  Jackson, Bob 34 30 26 90 5.00  
  Rybaczek, Rick 29 31 30 90 5.00  
29 Moore, Gary 30 31 30 91 5.00  
30 Roberts, Opie 27 34 32 93 5.00  
31 Orr, Randy 35 32 29 96 5.00  
  Kirby, Bobby 32 32 32 96 5.00  
33 Caudle, Billy 35 29 34 98 5.00  

Amateur Division of Rock Hill, SC Event (7 July 2002)

Round

S. C. Expense
Player 1 2 3 Total Points Money
1 Sanders, Jamie 31 26 25 82 15.00 $ 10.00
2 Hutchinson, Tommy 28 27 29 84 14.00 $ 10.00
3 Trent, Todd 26 29 31 86 13.00 $ 10.00
4 Blake, Ben 30 30 27 87 11.00  
  Sigmon Jr, Russell 28 29 30 87 11.00  
  Alley, Christopher 28 27 32 87 11.00  
7 Hutchins, Brian 32 32 24 88 9.00  
8 Schults, Ricky D 31 30 28 89 7.00  
  Glisson, William 31 31 27 89 7.00  
  Hendrix, Terry 31 31 27 89 7.00  
11 Coffey, J.L. 30 29 32 91 5.00  
12 Kolb, Walter 31 30 31 92 4.00  
13 Schults, Ricky L 35 31 33 99 3.00  
14 Moist, Linwood 37 32 32 101 2.00  
15 Trent, Robin 32 40 33 105 1.00  
16 Harvey, Darren 45 42 37 124 1.00  
17 Walters, Billy 36 35 99 170 1.00  
 

 

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