James Troy wins the National Car Rental Michigan Section Assistants Championship !

Tecumseh, MI -James Troy followed up his morning round of 70 with a (-4) under par round of 68 this afternoon to win the 2015 National  Car Rental Michigan Section Assistants Championship.

38 Michigan PGA Assistant Professionals and Apprentices teed  it up today at the Hantz Club of Tecumseh in hopes to capture one of the three qualifying spots for the 39th  National Car Rental Assistants Championship, October 29 – November 1 at PGA Golf Club in Port St. Lucie, Florida.

Play was delayed one hour this morning due to a fog delay so the first time was pushed back to 9:00am. After the morning round James found himself 2 shots back of the round 1 leaders Eric Wohlfield, assistant professional from Macatawa Legends Golf Club and Jacob Losey, assistant professional from Watermark Country Club. Both Eric and Jacob shot (-3) under par rounds of 69.

James got his second round jump started by with a eagle 2 on the par 4 10th hole, holing out from 40 yards. He followed up his front nine 34 with a 34 on the back for a (-4) under par round of 68 and a 138 total. This gave him a two shot victory over Eric Wohlfield. Eric shot a (-1) under par round in the afternoon finishing at 140 total.

James is a Michigan PGA Apprentice and a teaching professional at the Golf Performance Academy in Milham Park, Kalamazoo. This is his first Michigan PGA Section Tournament win.

Jacob Losey followed up his morning round of 69 with a 1 over par round of 73 in the afternoon. This was good enough to earn him the 3rd and final qualifying spot. James, Eric and Jacob will represent the Michigan Section at the 39th National Car Rental Assistants Championship, October 29 – November 1 at PGA Golf Club in Port St. Lucie, Florida.2015 Qualifiers Pic

We would like to thank the Hantz Golf Club of Tecumseh for opening their doors and hosting this event. We would also like to thank our sponsors – National  Car Rental and the PGA Tour.

For final results and payout click HERE

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