2010-09-16 / Sports

Local Golfers Compete In Mylan Classic

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Pictured above are local golfers Frank Shehan, Del Fraker, Greg Shaffer and Vance McClain with professional Kyle Stanley. Pictured above are local golfers Frank Shehan, Del Fraker, Greg Shaffer and Vance McClain with professional Kyle Stanley. Local golfers Frank Shehan, Del Fraker, Greg Shaffer and Vance Mc- Clain played a round of golf Wednesday with Nationwide Tour professional Kyle Stanley. They played in the Mylan Classic presented by CONSOL Energy’s inaugural Pro- Am at Southpointe Golf Club in Canonsburg, Pa. Vance’s son, Chase Mc- Clain, is the tournament director of the Mylan Classic.

Owned and operated by the PGA Tour, the Nationwide Tour identifies those players who are ready to compete and win on golf's greatest stage, the PGA Tour. Each year the top-25 money winners from the Nationwide Tour receive their PGA Tour cards for the following season. Among the noteworthy professionals in the field were Rocco Mediate, Jason Gore and Jamie Lovemark. Honorary tournament Chairman Arnold Palmer was in attendance on Friday. Kevin Kisner, UGA graduate and Nationwide Tour rookie won the 72- hole stroke play event at -13.
Pictured above is Chase McClain, tournament director, with honorary tournament Chairman Arnold Palmer. Pictured above is Chase McClain, tournament director, with honorary tournament Chairman Arnold Palmer.

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