Corey Prugh goes low, claims title at Rosauers

Updated: August 1, 2011

Brian Thornton of Meridian Valley Country Club in Kent finished third at 197 while Derek Berg of Glenda PGA Professional Corey Prugh of Manito Golf and Country Club in Spokane claimed his second Rosauers Open title in three years thanks to an eagle on the par-5 18th hole to cap off a final round 63.

Prugh’s eagle finish allowed him to overtake Tim Feenstra of Broadmoor Golf Club in Seattle on the final hole to claim his victory.

Low Amateur honors went to Derek Barron of Oakbrook Golf and Country Club in Tacoma with 12 under par total of 201.

Corey Prugh’s final round included a hole-in-one on the 224-yard par 3, 8th hole. PGA Professional Ryan Benzel of Pro Golf Discount – Lynnwood also made a hole-in-one on the 11th hole. le Country Club in Bellevue was fourth at 200.

Prugh earned $11,000 for winning the tournament while Feenstra collected a second-place check of $7,500.
Proceeds from the Rosauers Open Invitational ($13,150) benefited the Vanessa Behan Crisis Nursery.