The head pro at the Malvern course will play in the U.S. Senior Open for the first time.
Dave McNabb, head pro at Applebrook Golf Club in Malvern, fired a 3-under-par 69 Wednesday to force a playoff against Omar Uresti in the PGA Professional Championship at Sunriver, Ore., but lost on the second sudden-death hole.
The Drexel graduate failed to make the cut for the second straight year, but he was satisfied with his game.
The 26-year-old native of Erie won, 9 and 8, to win the J. Wood Platt Trophy.
Horace Rawlins (who?) was shot at in 1903.
Grant Skyllas' 103 holes of golf over the first three days of the BMW Philadelphia Amateur have generated painful foot blisters. But now that he's reached the final he hopes he can maintain the mental approach that has contributed to his success thus far.
Gregor Orlando, a member at Philadelphia Cricket Club, is trying to win his first big tournament since the Pennsylvania Junior nearly a decade ago.
The three-time champion made several birdie putts late to fight off two talented college sophomores.
John Brennan, who's a member of the host venue, won medalist honors Tuesday at the BMW Philadelphia Amateur Championship at Flourtown's Philadelphia Cricket Club.
The three-time champ tops the list of 143 players for Tuesday's start of competition.
His skipping the U.S. Open to attend his daughter's commencement leaves some questions.
Chris Crawford shot an 8-under-par 134 to gain a berth in next weeks major.
She shot a 69 to win by 2 strokes over Anna Nordqvist.
She could not maintain the lead at the Shoprite LPGA Classic.
The annual golf tournament benefits food banks, health-care providers and the girl scouts to name a few.