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Dan Olsen Wins 2018 Naples Beach Club Senior Open

October 7th, 2018

NAPLES, FL - Firing three impressive rounds all in the 60’s is hard to beat.  Holding onto his round 1 lead, PGA Professional Dan Olsen of Jacksonville is this year’s Naples Beach Club Senior Open Champion. 

Olsen fired rounds of 66, 66, 68 finishing the event -13 capturing the title by nine shots. Over the course of the three days he made thirteen birdies and two eagles overcoming strong winds making conditions difficult.

Among those finishing within the top 10 were South Florida PGA Professionals: Gene Fieger (T2nd), Brian Peaper (4th), Daniel Heaslip (T5th), Mark Mielke (T7th) and Mike San Filippo (T7th).

This 54-hole individual stroke play championship featured 110 professionals and amateurs competing in three age divisions: 50-59, 60-69 and 70-74.

Former champions include, Pete Oakley (2012), Doug Dunakey (2013), Tim Balmer (2014), Mike San Filippo (2015) and Mark Mielke (2017).

This event was supported by JaniKing and the Naples Beach Club Hotel and Golf Club.

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