Baldwin '06 Qualifies for PGA

October 16, 2014 | Notre Dame Athletics

Mark Baldwin

Former University of Notre Dame men's golfer Mark Baldwin ('06) made program history on Tuesday, becoming the first modern era Irish golf alumnus to qualify for a PGA Tour event after earning entry into the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open during a qualifying round at the DragonRidge Country Club. The tournament will be held on Oct. 16-19 at TPC Summerlin in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Baldwin was one of three players to punch his ticket to the tournament after competing in a four-man playoff for the final qualifying spots in the tournament field. Baldwin rolled in a birdie at the par 5 18th hole during the playoff on Tuesday to secure his bid.

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 by Daily Domer Staff

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