As a newcomer to the Senior Division in MAPGA Tournaments, Daniel Thore, PGA of Dick’s Sporting Goods in Danville, Va. embraced his new status and captured his first MAPGA Alsco Senior Match Play Championship. This is Thore's second Senior Division win of the year (1st -Southern Chapter Championship) and his first ever MAPGA Match Play win.
The final match came down to Thore and Gary Anderson, PGA of Hamptons Golf Club who won his semi-final match against Bud Lintelman, PGA of Westpark GC in 19 holes. Thore and Anderson played their final match at the Foundry Golf Club in Powhatan, Va. The match went 16 holes and Thore, who was the 22 seed in the tournament, beat the 12 seed Anderson 3 & 2.
Alsco Senior Match Play Championship Bracket