Kevin Lacey Wins "Richmond Open"
Kevin Lacey, winner of the "Richmond Open" on the PPA Indiana State Tour.
5 June 2004 - Richmond, IN - Kevin Lacey of Cincinnati, Ohio won the Richmond Open by 2 shots over Todd Viau. Lacey put together rounds of 25, 28 and 25 for a total of 78, 30 under par. Viau shot consistent rounds of 26-26-28 for a 28 under par 80 good enough for second place.
Shawn Gilliland finished alone in 3rd place with a 26 under par 82 while John Ventura of Cincinnati finished 4th at 25 under par 83. Tim Greenert rounded out the top 5 with a 22 under par 86. Nate Nichols, Roger Beckerman and Dave Nutini claimed the final "cash" spot finishing tied for 6th at 87.
Jay Hadsell won the Match Play Tournament winning 4 matches on his way to his first win on the IPPT this year.
Scott Copeland Wins APA Richmond Open
5 June 2004 - Richmond, IN - Scott Copeland fired a three round total 80 to win the Richmond Open in the Amateur division. Copeland shot rounds of 25-30-25 to take a 7 shot victory over Bill Hammons of Indianapolis and Anthony Russell. Both players finished at 21 under par 87. John Watkins was fourth 2 shots back at 89 while Kyle Poole rounded out the top 5 with a 90. John Watkins picked up the Match Play victory winning three straight matches.