U.S. Senior Open Sectional Qualifying Results from Wynlakes G&CC

Chip Sullivan of Pearl, MS

MONTGOMERY, AL – Final results from U.S. Senior Open Championship Sectional Qualifying hosted by Wynlakes Golf & Country Club in Montgomery, AL on Monday, June 20, 2016 (6784 yards, par 36-36—72, Course/Slope Rating: 73.1/126).

One qualifying spot and two alternate positions were available at this qualifying site. 

Gary Rusnak of Santa Rosa Beach, FL and Chip Sullivan of Pearl, MS each posted a three-under 69 for medalist honors. Sullivan made a par on the third playoff hole to claim the qualifying spot.

There was a three-way playoff at 70 for the second alternate position. Rae Schuessler of Gulf Shores, AL defeated co-low amateurs Hamp Andrews of Daphne, AL and Steve Hudson of Birmingham, AL on the third playoff hole to claim the spot.

Sullivan advanced to the Championship that will be played at Scioto Country Club in Columbus, OH August 11-14, 2016.

Hole-by-hole scoring can be viewed here: https://www.ghintpp.com/bamagolf/TPPOnlineScoring/ResultsStroke.aspx?id=287

This qualifier was conducted by the Alabama Golf Association on behalf of the United States Golf Association.

Place

Competitor

Score

 
 

Qualifier

   

T1

Chip Sullivan, Pearl, Miss.

33-36--69  (-3)

 
 

Alternates

   

T1 (1st Alt)

Gary Rusnak, Santa Rosa Beach, Fla.

33-36--69  (-3)

 

T3 (2nd Alt)

Rea Schuessler, Gulf Shores, Ala.

36-34--70  (-2)

 
 

Failed To Qualify

   

T3

Hamp Andrews, Daphne, Ala.

36-34--70  (-2)

 

T3

Steven Hudson, Birmingham, Ala.

34-36--70  (-2)

 

T6

John Carney, Hoover, Ala.

35-36--71  (-1)

 

T6

Mark Nickerson, Roswell, Ga.

33-38--71  (-1)

 

T6

Reed Hughes, Senatobia, Miss.

36-35--71  (-1)

 

T9

Todd McCorkle, Birmingham, Ala.

34-38--72  (Even)

 

T9

Robert Nelson, Fairhope, Ala.

37-35--72  (Even)

 

T11

Bart Dornier, Metairie, La.

35-38--73  (+1)

 

T11

William Garner, Selma, Ala.

37-36--73  (+1)

 

T11

Thomas Brennan, Covington, La.

36-37--73  (+1)

 

T11

Todd Thompson, Auburn, Ala.

37-36--73  (+1)

 

T15

Benjamin Bates, Pensacola, Fla.

38-36--74  (+2)

 

T15

Craig Stevens, Dallas, Ga.

39-35--74  (+2)

 

T15

Fred Holton, Phenix City, Ala.

37-37--74  (+2)

 

T18

Michael Campbell, Pensacola, Fla.

39-36--75  (+3)

 

T18

Mark Lyons, Mableton, Ga.

38-37--75  (+3)

 

T18

Rob Clark, Huntsville, Ala.

40-35--75  (+3)

 

T18

Reid Sheftall, Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.

39-36--75  (+3)

 

T22

Walker Grant, Montgomery, Ala.

37-39--76  (+4)

 

T22

Collin McCrary, Troy, Ala.

38-38--76  (+4)

 

T22

Howard Rigdon, Trussville, Ala.

37-39--76  (+4)

 

T22

Saysana Kongchan, Millbrook, Ala.

37-39--76  (+4)

 

T22

Scott Smith, Mobile, Ala.

38-38--76  (+4)

 

T22

Bryan Askew, Decatur, Ala.

37-39--76  (+4)

 

T28

Rusty Ethridge, Jackson, Miss.

40-37--77  (+5)

 

T28

Mike Riley, Panama City, Fla.

39-38--77  (+5)

 

T30

Jack Doane, Montgomery, Ala.

41-37--78  (+6)

 

T30

Mark Ernst, Seneca, S.C.

36-42--78  (+6)

 

T32

Ralph Mathews, Andalusia, Ala.

36-43--79  (+7)

 

T32

Michael Mozur, Gulf Breeze, Fla.

37-42--79  (+7)

 

T32

Jesse Allen, Jackson, Miss.

39-40--79  (+7)

 

T35

Stephen Shelton, Niceville, Fla.

40-40--80  (+8)

 

T35

Claud Cooper, Birmingham, Ala.

39-41--80  (+8)

 

T35

Lester Mitchell, Demopolis, Ala.

41-39--80  (+8)

 

T38

Bob Peavler, Santa Rosa Beach, Fla.

44-38--82  (+10)

 

T38

Ken Peacock, Brandon, Miss.

40-42--82  (+10)

 

T40

Emile Vaughan, Pike Road, Ala.

42-41--83  (+11)

 

T40

Walton Ashwander, Hartselle, Ala.

41-42--83  (+11)

 

T42

Kelsey Van Every, Starkville, Miss.

42-43--85  (+13)

 

T42

Bill Best, Tuscaloosa, Ala.

41-44--85  (+13)

 

T44

Mark Dillard, Trussville, Ala.

(WD)

 

T44

Dave Pickett, Oliver Springs, Tenn.

(WD)

 

T44

Bruce Holliday, Pensacola, Fla.

(WD)

 

T44

Tony Olive, Florence, Ala.

(WD)

 

T44

John Wright, Gulf Shores, Ala.

(WD)

 

T44

Steve Malone, Mobile, Ala.

(WD)

 

T44

Ken Mattini, Wheeling, Ill.

(WD)

 

T44

Greg Jones, Mobile, Ala.

(WD)

 

T44

Jose Coceres, Jupiter, Fla.

(NS)

 

T44

Robert Willis, Grenada, Miss.

(NC)

 

T44

Alan Brezin, Pinson, Ala.

(NC)

 

T44

John Guzman, Marietta, Ga.

(NS)

 

T44

David Marchand, Gonzales, La.

(DQ)

 

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