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Chris Sanger of Red Hook wins NENY PGA Pro Classic #1 on May 1, 2017. Photo: NENY PGA.

NENY PGA PRO CLASSIC #1

May 1: Chris Sanger, an assistant pro at Red Hook Golf Club, birdied the final hole to shoot 68 (-2) at Saratoga Golf & Polo Club in Saratoga Springs and win the Northeastern New York PGA Pro Classic #1 by one stroke over six-time sectional player of the year Scott Berliner, an assistant at Hiland Park GC.
Sanger had four birdies against two bogeys and earned $550. Spencer Sautin, an assistant at Normanside CC and a Siena College graduate, shot even par-70 for third. His fellow assistant at Normanside CC, Bailey Cocca, shot 72 (+2), in her pro debut to T5.
RESULTS
1: 68 (-2): Chris Sanger (Red Hook GC) 35-33, $550
2: 69 (-1): Scott Berliner (Hiland Park GC) 34-35, $440
3: 70 (E): Spencer Sautin (Normanside CC) 35-35, $380
4: 71 (+1): Frank Mellet (Colonie G & CC) 35-36, $330
T5: 72 (+2): James Jeffers (Hiland Park GC) 35-37, Bailey Cocca (Normanside CC) 36-36, Tom Sullivan (Wyantenuck CC) 36-36, $233.33/each
T8: 73 (+3): Scott Battiste (Eagle Crest GC) 37-36, Ian Breen (Colonie G & CC) 36-37, John Neet (Golf Galaxy-Albany) 35-38, Justin Hearley (Normanside CC) 35-38, Scott Delair (Malone GC) 38-35, Anders Mattson (Saratoga National GC) 38-35, $95/each
T14: 74 (+4): Kevin Hughes (Saratoga Golf & Polo) 35-39, Matt Kiehle (CC of Pittsfield) 37-37
T16: 75 (+5): Bob Cain (Saratoga National GC) 36-39, Steven Vatter (Capital Hills @ Albany) 38-37, Marc Levesque (Columbia Golf & CC) 36-39, Peter Gerard (Mill Road Acres) 37-38, Glenn Davis (Albany CC) 37-38, Josh Hillman (Taconic Golf Club) 38-37
T22: 76 (+6): Brian Lowe (Catskill Golf Club, Inc.) 37-39, Dal Daily (Windham CC) 35-41, Terence Manziano (Northway Golf Center) 39-37
T25: 77 (+7): Maite Cupp (Ballston Spa CC) 36-41, Noel Gebauer (Town of Colonie GC) 38-39
T27: 78 (+8): Ryan Durnberg (Saratoga National GC) 38-40, Tom Oppedisano (Skidmore College) 37-41, Mark Jorgensen (Shaker Ridge CC) 36-42
T30: 80 (+10): Kevin Cain (Colonie G & CC) 41-39, Dennis Estes (Albany CC) 42-38, Rich Scott (Fox Run GC) 41-39, Chris Hrycenko (Stadium GC) 41-39
34: 81 (+11): John Souza (Ballston Spa CC) 37-44
35: 83 (+13): Eric Keeler (Schuyler Meadows) 39-44
T36: 85 (+15): Brian Gerowski (Wolferts Roost CC) 44-41, Kent Tarkleson (Tark’s Indoor) 41-44
38: 88 (+18): Steve Plata (Saratoga National GC) 40-48
39: 91 (+21): Kyle Frazer (Town of Colonie GC) 46-45
WD: Todd Manderson (Ballston Spa CC)
BONUS POOL
1: Sanger $435
2: Berliner $345
3: Sautin $300
4: Mellet $255
T5: Cocca $195, Sullivan $195