Defending champion Keith Decker and the rest of the field will tee off today at the Niagara Falls Country Club in Lewiston in the first round of the 2017 Senior Porter Cup tournament presented by Princeton Equity Partners.
John Armstrong of Frostburg, Md., last year’s Super Senior champion and Skip Snow of Dayton, the 2016 Legends Division winner, also will be back to defend their titles.
The first group will tee off at 7:30 a.m. today and Thursday. The start will be at 8:30 for Friday’s final round.
Among the local entrants are: Dave Bernstein of Youngstown, Bob Dewitt of East Amherst, John Gaffney and Dave Scamurra of Williamsville, Rick Kennedy and Randy Kramer of Buffalo, John Miosi of Clarence, Al Paonessa of Lewiston and Phil Stegemann of Orchard Park.
Jim Smith of Orchard Park is among the Super Seniors entered. Jim Cecchini of East Amherst and Fred Silver of the host club are among the Legends entered.