Emily Heikkila Wins Ladies Professional Championship & Carbone takes the lead in Round 2 of Men’s Professional Championship

Emily Heikkila, an Assistant Professional at Trumbull Country Club, shot a final-round 7-over 79 to win the third Ladies Professional Championship by three shots over two-time winner and expectant mother Mary Suitca with a 36-hole score of 13-over 157.

Canterbury Head Professional Jason Carbone leads a field of 28 players who made the cut and will return to Tippecanoe on Wednesday for the final 18 holes of the 73rd Professional Championship.

Play resumes on Wednesday at 8:40 a.m., with the leaders expected to tee off at 9:40 a.m with Live Scoring

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Tim is a Contributing Writer for the Northern Ohio PGA. Award-winning golf writer and sports reporter for the Plain Dealer, now retired. Contributor to the Akron Beacon Journal, Canton Repository, AP, other national publications.