NAPLES – Tim Balmer of North Lauderdale won the Naples Beach Club Senior Open Championship today by two strokes after firing a closing round 65, 207 three day total. Balmer started the day tied for fourth place just four strokes off the lead. Finishing is second place, was 2013 Champion, Doug Dunakey of Port Charlotte. Balmer carded seven birdies and no bogies in route to his seven under par 65.
Steven Sim of Fort Lauderdale was the Low Amateur Champion, finishing at 221 for the 54-hole championship.
Jerry Tucker, PGA Professional of Jerry Tucker Golf won the 60-69 Division with a three day total 214, two under par. Roger Kennedy, PGA Professional from Stuart won the 70-74 Division also with a 54-hole total of 214. Marion Heck, PGA Professional from Fort Myers won the 75+ division on Saturday with a 36-hole total of 137.
The Naples Beach Club Senior Open Championship is an event open to all Florida residents, professionals and amateurs, age 50+. Four age divisions were contested (50-59, 60-69, 70-74 and 75+) with each division playing from a different set of tees.
The South Florida PGA has been conducting a Senior Championship at The Naples Beach Club for over 35 years. For complete results click here.