METAIRIE, LA. – The National Car Rental Pro-Am presented by Silver Slipper Casino Hotel named its Team Champions for 2017 at Diamondhead Country Club on Tuesday, October 17th.
Out of a record thirty-five teams totaling one hundred and twenty-eight players, this year’s winners included Host PGA Professional Chris Altese, O.K. Sang Hall, Larry Hall, and Mike Scardino.
Larry Hall took home the title of Low Net Amateur with a score of fourteen under 58. Taking home the Low PGA Professional Title was Lake Charles Country Club’s PGA Apprentice Assistant Greg Sonnier with a score of four under 68.
The Gulf States PGA Section would like to thank National Car Rental, Honorary PGA Member Baxter Lee of the Silver Slipper Casino Hotel, and Dan Peoples of ANTIGUA for sponsoring this event. The Section also wishes to thank the Members and Staff at Diamondhead Country Club including PGA Director of Golf Chris Altese and Head Golf Course Superintendent Steven Smith for their assistance in making this event possible.
About the Gulf States PGA Section
The Gulf States Section, Professional Golfers’ Association of America, is an association of golf professionals whose mission is to promote interest, participation, and enjoyment in the game of golf; establish and maintain professional standards of practice; and enhance the well being of golf professionals.