North Kingstown’s Owens Holds First Round Lead at NEPGA Senior Championship

North Kingstown Golf Club’s Brian Owens has a two-shot lead after round one of the NEPGA Senior Championship at Woodstock Country Club in Vermont.

Owens posted a four-under par 66 in the first round to take the overnight lead, just ahead of Dale Abraham and Dan Gillis. 


Owens put together a bogey-free round with birdies on 1, 4, 9, and 10, two of which are par-5s. The North Kingstown GC pro played the six par-3s at Woodstock at even-par.

Other RIers in Hunt 

Aquidneck Club’s Ed Kirby and Triggs’ Robert Tramonti are tied for fourth place after round one of the tournament.

They both posted a one-under par 69 to finish in a tie with David Grygiel and Kirk Hanefeld. 

North Kingstown’s John Rainone is in a tie for 15th at two-over par, while Arthur Wilson from Golf Galaxy Warwick is in 19th. 

NEPGA Senior Championship – Round 1
Woodstock CC – Woodstock, Vt.
July 20, 2021
Individual Professional Results

1 Brian Owens (North Kingstown GC): 32-34–66 -4 
T2 Dale Abraham (Cape Arundel GC): 34-34–68 -2 
T2 Dan Gillis (Nabnasset Lake CC): 35-33–68 -2 
T4 David Grygiel (Tee N’ Tee Golfland): 34-35–69 -1 
T4 Kirk Hanefeld (Salem CC): 37-32–69 -1 
T4 Ed Kirby (The Aquidneck Club): 38-31–69 -1 
T4 Robert Tramonti (Triggs Memorial GC): 35-34–69 -1 
T8 Bill Andrews (Portsmouth CC): 34-36–70 E  
T8 James Burke (Ponkapoag GC): 32-38–70 E  
T8 Michael Elliott (PGA Member): 33-37–70 E  
T8 Joe Potty (Cohasset GC): 34-36–70 E  
T12 Scott Allen (George Wright GC): 37-34–71 +1 
T12 Frank Leja (New Seabury on Cape Cod): 37-34–71 +1 
T12 Jeff Monteleone (Bellevue GC): 36-35–71 +1
T15 Mike Dugas (JW Parks GC): 36-36–72 +2 
T15 John Hickson (Cape Neddick CC): 35-37–72 +2 
T15 John Rainone (North Kingstown GC): 38-34–72 +2 
T15 Brendan Walsh (The Country Club): 34-38–72 +2 
T19 Brad Heninger (Baker Hill CC): 38-35–73 +3 
T19 Chip Johnson (Hatherly CC): 36-37–73 +3 
T19 Rick Karbowski (Auburn Driving Range): 34-39–73 +3 
T19 Cory Mansfield (Derryfield CC): 36-37–73 +3 
T19 Dave Tiedemann (Shelter Harbor GC): 37-36–73 +3 
T19 Todd Trono (Williston GC): 36-37–73 +3 
T19 Arthur Wilson (Golf Galaxy – Warwick): 38-35–73 +3 
T26 Shawn Durocher (Cyprian Keyes GC): 37-37–74 +4 
T26 Steven Hausmann (Amherst CC): 35-39–74 +4 
T26 Webb Heintzelman (Turner Hill Golf & Racquet Club): 37-37–74 +4 
T26 Paul Parajeckas (Pleasant Valley CC): 36-38–74 +4 
T26 Eric Sandstrum (Keene CC): 37-37–74 +4 
T26 Jeff Seavey (Goose River CC): 38-36–74 +4

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