With the 114th New Hampshire State Amateur beginning on July 10th we here at PPCC would like to wish the best of luck to a couple of our members that earned spots in the event. Getting things started at 8:30 AM is our 2017 Club Champion Ricky Bergevin Jr he earned a spot through qualifying at Lake Winnipesaukee CC. Following Ricky at 8:50 is the Club Championship runner-up Josh Lacasse, Josh earned an exemption into the Amateur through his play in NHGA events last year. Also in the field are tri-members Travis Banga and Jake Castricone of Canterbury Woods, and past State Am Champion Jim Cilley of Ridgewood CC.
The Amateur is being held at Bretwood CC in Keene and can be followed on the New Hampshire Golf Association Website. Good Luck!
After The First Round Josh Lacasse sits in a tie for 6th after an opening round 1 under par 71. Josh Followed up his 71 with a 2nd round 74 earning him the 18 seed in match play and he will take on Eric McCoy in the first round.
Ricky Bergevin is tied for 54th after a first round 78. Ricky shot a 2nd round 79 and missed the cut by 3 shots still an impressive showing by the Club Champ.
Ridgewood member Jim Cilley was 1 under par through 2 days and earned the 13th seed for match play and will play Sylvain Foster in the first round.