Houston’s David Lundstrom, a former PGA Tour and Champions Tour professional, won his third consecutive Southern Texas PGA Section Championship with a 2-under-par total of 70-73-71—214 on the new Tournament Course at Redstone Golf Club in Humble.
Lundstrom finished a stroke ahead of New Braunfels' Lonny Alexander and two strokes up on a group of seven golfers that included two-time national Club Professional Championship winner Tim Thelen of Houston and Houston’s Steve Parker, who set a Redstone Golf Club Tournament Course competitive course record of 65 in the final round of the Section Championship.
Alexander and Parker led a group of eight golfers who qualified for the 2006 PGA of America Club Professional Championship through their play in the STPGA Section Championship. Joining them will be Houston’s Ken Kelley and Brian Smith, Troy Schleicher of The Woodlands, Chip Craig of Kingwood, John Gibson of Houston and Trinity’s Robert Thompson.
The 2006 PGA Club Professional Championship will be held June 22-25, 2006, at Turning Stone Resort & Casino in Verona, N.Y.
(Note: Report from the STPGA)