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McNeill Wins National Car Rental Southern Texas Assistant PGA Professional Championship

September 10th, 2018

AUSTIN, TX (September 10, 2018) – Callum McNeill, Assistant Professional at The Clubs at Houston Oaks, topped the leaderboard by two strokes over K.C Lim, Assistant Professional at The Republic Golf Club, on Monday at the 2018 National Car Rental Southern Texas Assistant PGA Professional Championship supported by Srixon| Cleveland Golf | XXIO, GolfAdvisor.com, and John Deere. McNeill recorded rounds of 67-73 for a 36-hole total of 140 (-4) to capture his first Assistant Championship title.

“I haven’t been here that long,” the native of Scotland said, “but it’s been really good getting to know everyone and playing golf with these guys. I’d just like to say thanks to everyone at The Hills Country Club for their hospitality. The sponsors, National Car Rental, the Cleveland brand, Golf Advisor, and John Deere, for helping us all out and letting us compete is really good of them.”
 

McNeill and Lim, along with Justin Engel, PGA Assistant Professional at Royal Oaks Country Club, who claimed the last spot in a six-hole playoff, earned spots to compete in the 42nd National Car Rental Assistant PGA Professional Championship at PGA Golf Club in Port St. Lucie, Florida. It will be contested on November 15-18, 2018.

The Hills Country Club, a 6,847-yard, par 72 layout nestled in the heart of the Texas Hill Country, played host to the 2018 National Car Rental Southern Texas PGA Professional Championship supported by Srixon| Cleveland Golf | XXIO, GolfAdvisor.com, and John Deere. The Championship featured 33 PGA Assistant Professionals and Associates and was the final event to earn points towards making the 2018 Southern Texas PGA Levy Cup Matches team.

The 2018 Southern Texas PGA Levy Cup Matches team will be announced at 12:00 p.m. CST on Thursday, September 13 via all STPGA media outlets.
 

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