Hoecker wins senior PGA title

Submitted Photo Pictured from left: Kirk Stauffer, Jon Hoecker, Michael O’Connor and Steve Barber.

Jon Hoecker, PGA Professional at Brook Lea Country Club won the WNYPGA Senior Championship with a 6 under par 70-68-138 at Chautauqua Golf Club on Friday. Kirk Stauffer, Pine Acres CC was runner up with 69-71-140. Third place went to Steve Barber, Locust Hill CC with 69-75-144 and fourth to Michael O’Connor, Kahkwa Club with 72-75-147.

Kirk Stauffer is exempt to play in the PGA Senior Professional Championship at PGA Golf Club (Wanamaker and Ryder courses), Port St. Lucie, Florida Oct. 25-28 by playing in the 2018 Senior PGA Professional Championship. Hoecker, Barber and O’Connor also qualified to participate with the WNYPGA Senior Championship finish.

Super Senior honors went to Bobby Hogan, River Oaks CC and Classic Senior honors went to Stan Marshaus.