Jon Whittaker of Springdale, Ark., posted four rounds in the 60s - his highest score of the week was 68 - to easily claim the trophy at the Adams Golf Pro Tour Series Community Bank Golf Classic, plays Oct. 8-11. The tournament was played at Northwood Country Club in Meridian, Miss.
Whittaker closed with a round of 66 after shooting 66-64-68 in the first three rounds. His total of 264 was 20-under-par, and six strokes better than the four golfers tied for second. Among those four was the only Texan in the Top 5, Seth Murphy of Athens.
Jon Whittaker, Springdale, Ark., 66-64-68-66--264
Trey Denton, Madison, Miss., 70-65-68-67--270
Joshua Carmichael, Auckland, NZ, 70-66-66-68--270
Brian Rowell, Lafayette, La., 67-65-69-69--270
Seth Murphy, Athens, 66-70-63-71--270
The Adams Tour has one event left on its 2008 schedule, the Island View Casino Tour Championship Oct. 15-18 at Windance Country Club in Gulfport, Miss.