Wannamoisett’s Mark Wilson Wins Burke Memorial
Wannamoisett’s Mark Wilson took home the trophy at the Burke Memorial Tournament on Tuesday afternoon at Pawtucket Country Club.
Wilson posted a two round score of 139 (2-under) to win by three shots over Connecticut National’s Nick Hedden.
Bobby Leopold finished third, and Brad Valois fourth.
After posting a 72 at Newport Country Club, Wilson opened with seven straight pars before birding the eighth and ninth holes to get to two under at the turn.
On the back side, he birdied the tenth hole to get to three under on the round.
After four pars on holes 11-14, Wilson bogeyed the 15th hole, birdied the 16th hole and bogeyed the 18th to close with a 67.