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  • Eligibility Code: 7
  • Birthplace: Biloxi, Miss.
  • Residence: East Norwich, N.Y.
  • Birthdate: July 15, 1962
  • Age: 43
  • Turned Pro: 1988
  • College: St. Johns University
Player Notes

PGA Head Professional at Mill River Club in Oyster Bay, N.Y. . . . Tied for 13th in the 2005 PGA Club Professional Championship. . .Winner, 2001 Metropolitan PGA Championship, 1999, '00 Long Island Open. . . Finished in fourth in the 2004 Eastern PGA Club Professional Championship*Enjoyed best professional golf payday in May, teaming with Rick Hartmann to finish runner-up and share $675,000 in the inaugural Big Stakes Match Play Championship in Mesquite, Nev. . .Tied for 13th in the 2003 Eastern PGA Club Professional Championship and tied for 12th in 2002*His best finish in nine CPC starts came in 1998 when he finished tied for 5th . . . Tied for 30th in 2001 and tied for 22nd in 2000 Eastern PGA CPC . . . Winner, 2003 New York State Open Championship, 2004 Metropolitan Head Pro Championship*Runner-up, 2004 New York State PGA Championship. . .Named 1992 Metropolitan PGA Player of the Year, 1991 Metropolitan PGA Assistant Professional Player of the Year. . . Posted an impressive triumvirate victory string in 1992, winning the New York State Open, Metropolitan Open and Metropolitan PGA Section Championship. . . Competed on the Australian Tour (1985-89), Canadian Tour (1988-89), and former Nike Tour (1991-93), with best Nike Tour finish a seventh place showing in 1991 in Maine . . . Has competed in four U.S. Opens. . . Competed on the 1998 U.S. PGA Cup Team. . . Owns three course records and posted a 64 at the Lawrence (N.Y.) Club. . . Has recorded four holes-in-one, all during casual rounds...An avid restorator of automobiles, having restored a 1979 Jeep CJ-7 and a 1985 Ford Mustang.

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