Former Hudson resident Dave Pulk has made it to the match play portion of the U.S. Senior Amateur at Hidden Creek Golf Club in Egg Harbor Township, N.J.
Pulk, who now lives in Williamsburg, shot 78-71 and is currently in a Round of 64 match against David Nelson of Reno, Nev. LIVE SCORING here.
Pulk, whose NEOH titles included the Summit County Am, the Northeast Ohio Am, and the Ohio Senior Am, has had a spectacular summer in his new hometown, winning the 2015 Mid-Atlantic Senior Am in July and the Virginia Senior Open in August.
Alas, the current members of the Northeast Ohio contingency did not make it past the weekend into the match play portion of this year’s U.S. Senior Am.
Nick Lambos of Canton shot 77-77 and missed the match play playoff by three shots. Also, Monty Guest of Solon, Ohio went 81-74, and Greg Myers from Twinsburg shot 78-80.
UPDATE 9/28 1:15P: Dave Pulk won his first match 2&1 over David Nelson and now heads to the Round of 32 tomorrow against Mike Bell of Indiana.
UPDATE 9/29/ Noon: In a see-saw battle, Pulk won his Round of 32 match against Mike Bell of Indiana on the 19th hole, and faces USGA heavyweight Tim Jackson of TN starting at 1:20p.
UPDATE 9/29/ 4:30p: Pulk loses 5&4 to Tim Jackson. Results here