METAIRIE, La. – The National Car Rental PGA Pro-Am Series named its Team Champions for 2017 at TPC Louisiana on Tuesday, February 7th.
Out of an event high of 21 teams totaling 84 players, this year’s winners included PGA Professional Smith Ourso and amateurs, Clifton Ourso Jr., Brian Meaux, and Luke Delouise. Team Ourso won with a score of 124 (-20) in rough conditions that sparked severe weather and heavy winds in the New Orleans Area. Finishing in second place, Team Wayne Fuselier completed their day with a total score of 128 (-16).
Brian Meaux of Baton Rouge took the Low Amateur with a net score of 66 (-6).
Tyler Kuhn, Head PGA Professional at Gray Plantation, won the title of Low PGA Professional with a score of 2-under 70. Kuhn won in a scorecard playoff over Head PGA Professional Kyle Ramey.
The Gulf States PGA Section would like to thank National Car Rental, Dan Peoples and John Anderson of ANTIGUA, and Kelly Welsh of Oakley for sponsoring this event. The Section also wishes to thank the Members and Staff at TPC Louisiana including PGA General Manager Luke Farabaugh, Head PGA Professional Matt Williamson, and PGA Assistant Professionals Josh Tomblin and Patrick Cullen.