West Virginia Golf Association

Carder takes WVGA Senior Series Low Round at Tygart Lake Public Golf Course

Richard Carder of Fort Ashby shot the Little General Stores Low Round of the Day at Tuesday’s Senior Series event, hosted by the West Virginia Golf Association (WVGA) and sponsored by Little General Stores, at Tygart Lake Public Golf Course in Grafton with a three under par 69.

The West Virginia Senior Series, which is presented by Little General Stores and conducted by the WVGA, is for players ages 50 and up.  Thanks go to Chuck Workman of Appalachian Sport and Donnie Smith of Emergency Physicians Resource Organization for sponsoring our Diamond Division.  Overall, 63 players enjoyed the WVGA’s Senior Series event.  Categories are: Senior, 50-59; Silver, 60-69; Gold, 70-79; and Diamond, 80+.

In addition to Carder winning the Gold Gross category, other winners today were:

  • Senior Gross: Harold Barner of Westover;
  • Senior Net: Michael Joy of Parkersburg;
  • Silver Gross: Scott Perry of Lowell, Ohio;
  • Silver Net: David Tonkery of Fairmont; and
  • Gold Net: Michael Wylie of White Sulphur Springs.

Other highlights of the day include nine birdies and an eagle for Dan Wassick of Morgantown, seven birdies for Jimmie Williamson of Thornton, six birdies for Tim Bucklew of Morgantown, five birdies and an eagle for Harold Barner of Westover and five birdies for Michael Joy of Parkersburg.

“I really enjoyed hosting a Senior Series at my home club,” said WVGA Tournament Manager Lucas Ware. “Conditions were great and I think that was shown through the good scores.”

Click here for today’s full results.

The Senior Series is back in action Tuesday, Aug. 8, at Preston Country Club in Kingwood.

For more information please visit wvga.org.

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