Randy Wittig of Orange Tree Golf Resort in Scottsdale won the 2011 Southwest Section PGA Senior Section Championship at Antelope Hills’ North Course in Prescott on Thursday, September 8.
The two-day, 36-hole, stroke play championship was contested on Sept. 7-8.
Wittig, who shot a 69-67, earned $2,100 and finished a stroke ahead of runner-up Bob Pancratz of Chandler. Pancratz earned $1,300.
Mickey Yokoi of Phoenix, Mike Malaska of Superstition Mountain Golf & Country Club, and Mark Gurnow Ocotillo Golf Resort in Chandler tied for third, two strokes behind Wittig. They each won $700.
All five men qualified for the National Senior Professional Championship. Bob Lendzion of Las Vegas, the top Super Senior (over age 60), is first alternate, Jon Chaffee of Talking Stick Golf Club is second alternate, and Will Frantz (PGA Superstore) is the third alternate.