Tom Werkmeister, a 45-year old internet salesman from Kentwood, is just the fifth amateur to win the Michigan Open golf championship in its 96-year history and the first since 1975. Werkmeister finished at 13 under par, two shots ahead of defending champion Barrett Kelpin, a 23-year old mini tour pro from Kalamazoo.
Former Michigan State varsity players Chris Mory of Haslett and Andrew Ruthkoski tied for third at ten under par. Each won $4,000.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.