Indiana, PA resident ties for second on Nationwide Tour event

Posted January 31, 2005 - Western Pennsylvania Golf Association - Contact

Jon Mills, Indiana, PA

Jon Mills, Indiana, PA., who led the 2003 money list on the Canadian Tour, finished tied for second at Panama Golf Club in the Republic of Panama in the Nationwide Tour's first event of the season, January 27-30. Mills recorded scores of 68-67-68-70 - 273, finishing one stroke behind Vance Veazey.

Mill's wife Megan is from Indiana, where they were married in 2003. He was a standout at Kent State University, a power of recent NCAA competitions, and a teammate of Ben Curtis, the 2003 British Open Champion. Mills is from a golf family, as his father Dave is Executive Director of the Golf Association of Ontario, and his brother, Jeff, is a club professional in London, Ontario. After nearly qualifying for his PGA Tour card in 2003, Mills played on the Nationwide Tour in 2004, winning just over $120,000, 48th on the money list. He won $34,000 for his finish in Panama, his best performance and check on the Nationwide Tour. Mills represents Totteridge Golf Club on the Nationwide Tour.