Ryan Swanson Is First Alternate

MENDON – Ryan Swanson of Pinehurst Golf Club fired a two-day total of 143 to earn the first alternate in the National Car Rental WNYPGA Assistant Championship presented by the Cobra Puma Golf at the Mendon Golf Course.

Swanson delivered a 74 in the first round and came back with a 69 in the second round.

Kyle Benish of Holiday Valley Resort shot a 74-83-157 and Rich Burlett of Chautauqua Golf Club a 82-79-181.

Cody Endress of Cobblestone Creek Golf Club had a 70-71-141 to win the championship.

Endress qualified for the 37th annual National Car Rental PGA Assistant championship Oct. 31-Nov. 3 at the PGA Club in Port St. Lucie, Fla.