2010 Men’s Amateur Public Links Results
Kelly Captures Amateur Men’s Title in Spectacular Fashion
Bellingham, Wash. (August 29, 2010) – Jack Kelly of North Bend, Wash. fired a final round 7-under par 65 to win the PNGA Men’s Amateur Public Links at Lake Padden Golf Course by seven shots.
Starting the day three shots behind first round leader Sulman Raza of Eugene, Ore., Kelly played solid golf on the front nine with a 1-under par 35 and cut the deficit to one stroke. He would then catch fire going birdie, eagle, birdie, birdie, birdie on holes 10-14 to get to 7-under par and leave the rest of the field behind. He would go on to par his final four holes to finish the championship at 7-under par 137. Finishing in a tie for second place at even-par 144 were Raza and Matt Cowell of Bellingham, Wash.
The Amateur Public Links Championship is open to amateur and senior amateur golfers who are members in good standing of a PNGA member public golf course only, including semi-private and military courses, and have been a bona fide public course player since January 1, 2010.