Left: 27th Alabama State Senior Four-Ball Champions Jeff Taylor (left) and Claud Cooper (right); Right: 3rd Alabama State Super-Senior Four-Ball Champions Robert Parmar (left) and Richard Jeffers (right)
BIRMINGHAM, AL – (Oct. 10, 2021) Final round results of the 27th Alabama State Senior Four-Ball and 3rd Alabama State Super-Senior Four-Ball Championships, hosted by Inverness Country Club in Birmingham, AL, on Oct. 10, 2021.
Claud Cooper of Birmingham and Jeff Taylor of Montgomery went low to lead wire-to-wire at the 27th Alabama State Senior Four-Ball Championship. Cooper and Taylor posted four-under 67 for the day and finished the Championship 25-under 188.
“We held strong, and didn’t make any bogeys,” Taylor said. “We decided to have a good time today, and that’s all it took to bring home the title.”
Joey Holley of Troy and Steven Hudson of Birmingham won a scorecard playoff to stand second. They posted six-under 65 for the day and 20-under for the tournament.
The defending 2020 Alabama State Four-Ball Champions, Emile Vaughan of Pike Road and Shaw Pritchett of Montgomery, placed third. They finished the day six-under 65, carding 20-under for the Championship.
Richard Jeffers of Mobile and Robert Parmar of Fairhope battled to sit atop the leaderboard, claiming the title at the 3rd Alabama State Super-Senior Four-Ball Championship. They fired eight-under 63 for the round and 23-under 190 for the Championship.
Bill Griffin of Dora and David Zauchin of Tuscaloosa stand second, carding seven-under 64 for the day and 20-under 193 for the Championship.
Ray Harris of Leeds and Tony Muncher of Birmingham claimed third with nine-under 62 to close and 18-under 195 for the tournament.
For further information about the 27th Alabama State Senior Four-Ball and 3rd Alabama State Super-Senior Four-Ball Championships, please visit the Championship(s) website.
These Championships are conducted by the Alabama Golf Association.
About the Alabama Golf Association (AGA)
The Alabama Golf Association is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit educational organization founded in 1915 whose mission is to serve and promote amateur golf in Alabama. AGA membership consists of over 115 member clubs represented by over 22,000 individuals. The activities and services of the Alabama Golf Association are governed by a Board of Directors consisting of Alabama golfers who wish to serve the game and the association through service.
AGA is the USGA's liaison for golf in Alabama conducting national championship qualifying, administering the USGA Handicap system including the GHIN Handicap service, course & slope rating and education. The AGA annually conducts 23 championships and team match competitions for men, women, juniors, and seniors. The AGA also conducts Alabama high school golf championships and assists with many collegiate events including the SEC Men's Golf Championship. In addition to competitions, the AGA administers the AGA Women's Scholarship Fund that is dedicated to assisting young female golfers in higher education and supports the Alabama Turfgrass Research Foundation.
Since 1980, the AGA has managed the affairs of the Southern Golf Association which includes conducting the Southern Amateur Championship and Southern Junior Championship, in conjunction with the Board of Directors of the Southern Golf Association.
For more information about the Alabama Golf Association, visit www.alabamagolf.org.
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