Green Valley CC
May 30, 2017
Amateur Larry Salk and professional Brian Henninger are headed to this year’s U.S. Senior Open Championship.
Salk, playing out of San Geronimo GC, and Henninger a two-time winner on the PGA Tour, both shot 69 and defeated Kurt Van Hees in a playoff at Tuesday’s U.S. Senior Open Sectional qualifier at par-72 Green Valley CC in Fairfield. Van Hees will be the first alternate. The second alternate is Mark Sherman, who shot 70.
Salk’s round included four birdies and an eagle to go against three bogeys. Henninger posted four birdies and a bogey.
This year’s U.S. Senior Open will tee off June 29-July 2 at Salem CC in Massachusetts.