Turner finishes runner up

By: www.hooterstour.com
By: www.hooterstour.com

April 29, 2007

MCCORMICK, S.C. – Former Augusta State All-American Emmett Turner carded his third Hooters Tour runner up finish Sunday afternoon in the Savannah Lakes Resort Classic at Monticello Golf Club.

A two-time Jaguar All-American in 2003 and 2005, Turner tallied a five-under 67 to finish a shot back of Michael Connell. A five-time winner on the Hooters Tour, Connell fired an eight-under 64 to finish at 17-under 271, one shot ahead of Turner.

Defending champion Kris Blanks fired a final round 68 and finished all alone in third place at fifteen-under par 273. Former ASU All-American Scott Jamieson, who was a shot off the lead after a five-under 67 in the first round, tied for 22nd at seven-under 271.

Connell collected $33,566 for his 5th career victory, while Turner earned $16,703 for his third career runnerup finish. The 2006 Hooters Tour Rookie Of The Year, Turner moved up to fourth on the Hooters Tour money list with $40,412.08 in six events. He has made the cut in all six tournaments, and posted three top 10’s, four top-20’s and five finishes of 22nd or better.


WRDW.com is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

Keep it clean, keep it civil, keep it truthful, stay on topic, be responsible, share your knowledge, and please suggest removal of comments that violate these standards.

powered by Disqus
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1212 Augusta, GA 30903 Main Telephone: (803) 278-1212 Newsroom: (803) 278-3111 Fax: (803) 442-4561
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 7259711 - wrdw.com/a?a=7259711
Gray Television, Inc.