SHGA update: Durant T46 at Senior PGA; Stallings, Kirk make cut at Dean & Deluca
Final results for Scott Hamilton Golf Academy players for tour events ending last Sunday, May 28.
On the senior PGA Champions Tour, Joe Durant (photo) finished 2-over-par and tied for 46th place. The senior major was won by Bernhard Langer at 18-under par. It was Langer's second win in a row. He held off a Sunday threat from Vijay Singh who finished one shot back.
Scott Stallings and Chris Kirk were the only Scott Hamilton Golf Academy clients to make the cut this past weekend at the PGA Tour Dean & Deluca Invitational played at Colonial Country Club in Ft. Worth, Texas.
A former SHGA student, Kevin Kisner, picked up his second PGA Tour victory by finishing 10-under-par. He was one shot ahead of Jordan Spieth and Sean O’Hair.
Stallings tied for 63rd and was 7-over-par. Kirk finished one shot further behind at 8-over-par.
Four other SHGA players — Aaron Baddeley, Matt Every, Steven Bowditch, and Boo Weekly — each missed the 36-hole cut.
SHGA player Brooke Pancake missed the cut on the LPGA Tour. She shot 5-over-par (74-75) at the LPGA Volvik Championship in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
The WEB.com Tour did not have an event this past weekend.
Each week, Bartow Sports Zone tracks the professional golfers on tour affiliated with Cartersville Country Club's Scott Hamilton Golf Academy (ScottHamiltonGolf.com) and teaching professional Mike Granato (MikeGranatoGolf.com).
Both Hamilton and Granato are affiliated professionals with Athletic Motion Golf. (https://athleticmotiongolf.com)
Scott Hamilton is the long time Director of Golf at Cartersville Country Club and is teacher/advisor/instructor to many prominent golf professionals competing on the PGA Tour, PGA Champions Tour, WEB.com Tour, LPGA Tour, and more. Mike Granato is a local golf instructor who also works with many of Hamilton's clients.
RESULTS FOR WEEK ENDING SUNDAY, MAY 28
Dean & Deluca Invitational
Colonial Country Club - Ft. Worth, TX
Winner: Kevin Kisner (-10)
Scott Hamilton Golf Academy Players:
T63 — Scott Stallings (+7)
T67 — Chris Kirk (+8) (photo)
MC — Aaron Baddeley
MC — Matt Every
MC — Steven Bowditch
MC — Boo Weekley
Next Event: June 1-4 — the Memorial Tournament — Murifield Village GC — Dublin, OH
PGA CHAMPIONS TOUR
KitchenAid Senior PGA Championship
Trump National Golf Club - Washington, DC
Winner: Bernhard Langer (-18)
Scott Hamilton Golf Academy player:
T46 — Joe Durant (+2)
Next: June 9-11 — Principal Charity Classic — Wakonda Club — Des Moines, IA
BMW Charity Pro-Am by SYNNEX Corp.
Thorblade Club — Greer, SC
Winner: Stephan Jaeger ( -19 )
T17 — Kyle Thompson ( -11 — 65-70-68 ) (photo)
CUT — Casey Wittenberg
CUT — Matt Atkins
Next Event: Rex Hospital Open — June 1-4 — TPC Wakefield Plantation — Raleigh, NC
LPGA Volvik Championship
Ann Arbor, MI
Winner: Shanshan Feng (-19)
Brooke Pancake missed the cut. (74-75)
Next event: June 2-4 — ShopRite LPGA Classic — Galloway, NJ