Vermeer captures the Harris Golf Cars Pro-Am in record fashion
Omaha, Nebraska –Near perfect scoring conditions welcomed participants to the first in-state Nebraska Section PGA Pro-Am of the year at Tiburon G.C. for the Harris Yamaha Golf Cars 27-hole Pro-Am. Ryan Vermeer of Tiburon G.C. used some home course knowledge to pace the professional field by posting a tournament best, eight-under-par 100 total. Vermeer made six birdies, one eagle, and no bogeys on the day. Player of the Year in 2012, Jon Petersen, PGA also of Tiburon G.C. finished five strokes back at three-under-par 105. Rounding out the top three was a tie between Jim White, PGA MP of Firethorn G.C. and Shane Zywiec, PGA of Seward CC who shot two-under-par 106.
Bob Walker and his teams stellar play all day catapulted them to capture the low team title at 26-under-par. Walkers amateur partners included Pat O’Brien, Dave Nissen, Neil Huseman. Finishing in second place was the team of Shane Zywiec, PGA, Scott Buller, Rich McLaughlin and Jon Cole.
The Nebraska Section PGA would like to thank presenting sponsor, Harris Yamaha Golf Cars and regional representative, Mark Mooberry, PGA and supporting sponsors, OMEGA and Vinnie Krikac State Farm for their support of this great event. Lastly, this event would not be possible without the support of the Tiburon Golf Club staff led by General Manager, Bob Hill Jr., Matt Wollum and Golf Course Superintendent, Matt Petrick.
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