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Pratico breeze to Gazette Senior Amateuir Golf title

Saturday, August 18, 2012
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Paul Prat­ico’s ball-striking, mental game and lag putting were almost perfect in Friday’s final round of the Gazette Senior County Amateur Golf Championship.

But on the one occasion in which he really needed a break, good fortune stepped in.

Pratico’s ball bounced off Schen­ectady Municipal head pro Brian Damon’s cart, preventing it from entering the woods on the 14th hole, and Pratico ended up saving par en route to a bogey-free two-under-par 70 that lifted him to a comfortable 10-shot victory and his second straight title....

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