Written by Jeremy Beale

McGrath and O’Leary Share Central Chapter Championship

Six playoff holes were enough for good friends Brendan McGrath, PGA (Hidden Creek CC) and John O’Leary, PGA (Trump National GC- DC)  as they called it a tie for the Central Chapter Championship, after finishing 27 holes at 4-under-par at Norbeck Country Club.

McGrath carded 69-35, with seven birdies on the day, whereas O’Leary carded 71-33, with eight birdies on the day.

The leaders were closely followed by:

3 Daniel Neben  TPC Potomac -3 69 36 105
T4 Yong Joo  Top Golf – Loudoun -2 71 35 106
T4 Jim Estes  Olney Golf Park -2 68 38 106

In the Senior Division, the Section had another playoff between Ricky Touma, PGA (Burning Tree Club) and John Francisco, PGA (Cress Creek CC) but Touma was able to win after only 1 hole. both finished regulation at 3-under-par.