Scott Bruha of Meadowlark Hills in Kearney claimed his second Callaway Golf Nebraska PGA Assistant Championship title and three-time defending champion Jane Pohlman of Omaha shot 76 Monday for a one-stroke lead over Julie Hall of Norfolk after the first round of the Nebraska women’s senior golf championship at York Country Club.
Bruha’s 36-hole score Monday of even-par 144 was good for a one-stroke win over Derek Nicholson of Beatrice Country Club. Both advance to the national PGA Assistant Championship on Oct. 1 to 4 in Florida.
The women’s senior championship continues through Wednesday. Here is the leaderboard through round one.
Jane Pohlman, Omaha, 76; Julie Hall, Norfolk, 77; Peggy Williams, Omaha, 80; Sherri Rounsborg, Lincoln, 80; Sherry Zehr, Lincoln, 81; Bobbie Hopp, Fremont, 84; Dee Mayben, Columbus, 85; Sally Bryson, Kearney, 85; Barb Muldoon, Omaha, 86; Connie Micek, Lincoln, 86; Deborah Bills, Lincoln, 86.