Green, Golliher Win State Senior Four-Ball

Sunday, August 25, 2013 - by special report to chattanoogan.com

LOUDON, Tenn. -- Knoxville's Steve Golliher and Jackson's Danny Green won the 20th Tennessee Senior Four-Ball Championship on Saturday.

Golliher and Green defeated Ron Waters of Alcoa and Mike Freels of Chuckey, 5 and 4.

Playing at the Tennessee National Golf Club here, Winchester's Jeff Voorhies and Franklin's Gary Pierce lost to Jack Ramsey of Germantown and Tim Thompson of Memphis in the Super-Senior Division, 1-up.


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