Lynchburg, VA Wins
2004 JPA National Team Championship
2004 JPA National Championship Team from Lynchburg, VA
(photo courtesy of Walter Kolb).
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21 July 2004 - Richmond, VA - The Lynchburg, VA team trailed the Springfield, OH team by four strokes after the first round of the 2004 JPA National Team Championship but used a championship best second round total of 110 to open up a lead that they would hold throughout the rest of the day. Lead by 2004 JPA National Individual Champion, John Petrie, the Lynchburg, VA team extended their lead after the third round with a team total of 112. With the Burlington, NC team their closest competition entering the final round, the Lynchburg, VA team posted a team total of 116 in the fourth and final round. The final margin of victory was 22 strokes for the Lynchburg, VA team with a four round total of 458, 118 under par. In addition to John Petrie, the Lynchburg, VA team featured Jason Paljug who finished in second in the individual competition with a four round score of 112, 32 under par, Jacob Arthur who posted a score of 117, 27 under par, and Ryan Carter who posted a score of 122, 22 under par.
The Burlington, NC team finished in second with a score of 480, 96 under par, was lead by Seth Mayton who finished in a tie for fourth in the individual competition with a score of 115, 29 under par. The Burlington team also featured Matt Cox at 120, John Love at 121 and Keegan Pace at 124.