Celone, Spears win regionals
Tom Celone and Dixon Spears were victorious in senior and super senior divisions, respectively, at the Region 7 RE/MAX World Long Drive Championships at Centennial Golf Course Friday.
Celone, from Reno, Nev., hit a winning drive of 385 yards. Lonnie White finished second 373 yards.
Both Celone and White will advance to the seniors (ages 45-52) world finals this fall in Mesquite, Nev.
Spears, of Portland, boomed a shot 346 yards in the super-senior division. Brad Habernecht finished second at 339 yards. Spears will advance to the world finals, while Habernecht is an alternate.
The open division will be today, starting at 9 a.m. at Centennial.