Senior County Am pairings set
There will be plenty of championship experience in the mix when the annual Gazette Senior County Amateur Golf Championship is played Thursday and Friday at Schenectady Municipal Golf Course.
Defending champion Jim Gardy joins former titlists Tony Cristello, Neil Golub (five wins), Bill Moll (five wins) and Al Nebolini (three wins). In addition, there are numerous open-division County Amateur winners competing, including this year's titlist, Jim Mueller, who has six County Am trophies to his credit, Bill Frutchy (three wins) and Bob Cooper (two wins).
Besides the former champions, there are numerous other players with the pedigree to claim their first Senior County Am victory.
The low 20 and ties advance to the second round. There will be age-division prizes, as well, for the 50-59, 60-69 and 70-plus groups.
7:00 — Keith Gillespie, Carl Gilbert, Larry Edwards, Mike Lucey.
7:08 — Angelo Menagias, John Ciancetta, Mario Marino, Peter Andrikopoulos.
7:16 — Dick Moran, Dave Sutphen, Jim Fazio, Tinker Young.
7:24 — Don Blaha, Tom Nasadoski, Armand Amedore, William Thiel.
7:32 — Woody Winslow, Joe Tinning, Fred Mullins, Joe Daley.
7:40 — Dan Conway, Don Gross, Peter Davis, John Reagan.
7:48 — Frank DeGraw, Tom Christoffel, Bob Dufort, Frank Salamone.
7:56 — Starter’s time.
8:04 — Jim Gardy, Tony Cristello, Neil Golub, Bill Moll.
8:12 — Al Nebolini, Bill Frutchy, Bob Cooper, Jim Mueller.
8:20 — Glenn Stopera, Andy Bennett, Mike Carroll, Hank Haase.
8:28 — Mike Mina, Mike Pollock, Bruce Coons, Jim Follain.
8:36 — Starter’s time.
8:44 — Mike Compton, Dave Hillier, Michael Deines, Mark DeMarzio.’
8:52 — Tom Catrambone, Mike Daley, Joe Romeo, Peter Maioriello.
9:00 — Jay Taub, Harry Morgan, Jim Reid, Don Bibby.
9:08 — Joe Monteparo, George Hillenbrant, Pete DiSimone, Michael Perry.
9:16 — Lou DeMarzio, Claude Venditti, Joe Druzba, Gary Kremzier.
9:24 — Gerry Enders, Mark Gwiazdowski, Al Cromer, John Simons.
9:32 — Bob Omerod, Anthony Costello, Bill Park.
9:40 — Rick Gross, Freddie Nowell, John Weldon.