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Hickson, Hall, Spitz Trail by Two at Salem and Kernwood
Salem, MA & Peabody, MA -- Salem Country Club is a historic club located in Peabody, MA. Established in 1895, the par 72 championship layout has hosted 5 USGA events, including 1932 U.S Women’s Amateur, 1954 U.S. Women’s Open, 1977 U.S. Senior Amateur, 1984 U.S. Women’s Open and 2001 U.S. Senior Open. Champions who have won on this course include Virginia Van Wie, Babe Zaharias, Dale Morey, Hollis Stacey and Bruce Fleisher. 2012 will make the fourth NEPGA Championship held at Salem Country Club and one player will add his name to a storied list of PGA Professionals that have held the Thomas Mahan Sr. Trophy and be crowned the 92nd NEPGA Champion.
Kernwood Country Club was established in 1914 by a group of Boston business leaders. The club is rich in history with the likes of Walter Hagan, Francis Ouimet, and Donald Ross himself present for grand opening exhibition matches. Today, Kernwood remains one of the most beautiful and endeared clubs in the Northeast. A host of the NEPGA Championship for the fourth time (‘45, ’71, ’99, ’12), players were greeted by perfect weather on the Danvers River and an even more perfect golf course. View More
New England PGA Section Championship Webpage
The New England PGA Section Championship now has its own dedicated webpage to all news, media and material. Please visit www.NEPGA.com/sectionchampionship for all the latest news and analysis of the 2012 New England PGA Section Championship!!
Allan Menne, PGA of Poland Spring Country Club took the tee on Thursday, there was a long list of names that would try to come from behind to take the trophy from his grasp. But as they say, keep your friends close and your enemies closer. The player that would over take the lead would come from within his own group, not just to break the hopes of Menne, but to break the Okemo Valley Golf Club course record in the process...