SPRING, TX –
Callum McNeill (Houston Oaks Golf Club), KC Lim (The Republic Golf Club), and Justin Engel (Royal Oaks Country Club) will represent the Southern Texas PGA at the 2018 National Car Rental Assistant PGA Professional Championship supported by Srixon | Cleveland Golf | XXIO, GolfAdvisor.com, and John Deere on November 15-18 at PGA Golf Club in Port St. Lucie, Florida.
McNeill, Lim, and Engel, along with 129 PGA Assistant Professionals and Associates will compete in the four-day, 72-hole event for a spot in the 2019 PGA Professional Championship, which is slated for April 28-May 1 at Belfair in Bluffton, South Carolina. The Champion will also receive $12,000 of the $150,000 purse.
The top-four finishers, if eligible, will earn a berth in next year’s National Car Rental Assistant PGA Professional Championship, to be held November 14-17 at PGA Golf Club.
In September, McNeill topped the leaderboard by two strokes over Lim at the 2018 National Car Rental Southern Texas Assistant PGA Professional Championship supported by Srixon| Cleveland Golf | XXIO, GolfAdvisor.com, and John Deere hosted at The Hills Country Club in Austin. McNeill recorded rounds of 67-73 for a 36-hole total of 140 (-4) to capture his first Assistant Championship title.
Engel captured the last qualifying spot in a six-hole playoff with Matthew Cain (Spanish Oaks Golf Club).
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