Kevin Lacey Wins "Carl Miller Open"
Kevin Lacey, winner of the "Carl Miller Open" on the PPA Indiana State Tour.
22 May 2004 - Columbus, IN - Kevin Lacey of Cincinnati, Ohio won the Carl Miller Open by 4 shots over Jim Payne of Louisville en route to his second IPPT Tour victory of the season. Lacey put together rounds of 28, 24 and 27 for a total of 79, 29 under par. Jim Payne shot consistent rounds of 27-28-28 for a 25 under par 83 good enough for second place. Nate Nichols, John Ventura and Todd Viau all tied for 3rd place with a three round total 84. Tim Greenert and Charlie Greenwalt claimed the final "Green" spot finishing tied for 7th at 86. Todd Viau won the Match Play Tournament winning 4 matches on his way to his first win on the IPPT this year.
Bill Hammons Wins APA Louisville Open
17 May 2003 - Louisville, KY - Bill Hammons of Indianapolis fired a three round total 90 to win the Carl Miller Open in the Amateur division. Hammons shot rounds of 31-32-27 to take a one shot victory over Sam Raizor of New Albany and Robbie Brekelmans of Louisville who finished tied for second at 91. John Watkins was fourth one shot back at 92 while Josh Garrison rounded out the top 5 with a 93. Sam Raizor of New Albany, Indiana picked up his first IPPT Tour victory taking the Match Play Tournament winning three straight matches.