Player with local roots gets PGA Tour Card for 2009

Posted November 25, 2008 - Western Pennsylvania Golf Association - Contact

Brendon Todd, Atlanta, who learned to play as a youngster at Rolling Hills, McMurray, secured his 2009 PGA Tour Card by finishing 19th on the Nationwide Tour’s money list this season. Todd won the Utah Energy Solutions Championship on the Nationwide Tour. Todd, 23, played collegiate golf at the University of Georgia. Todd’s family moved to Charlotte, North Carolina, when he was in grade school. His older brother Brandon, also a fine player, played at Georgia Tech and qualified for match play in the 2002 USGA Amateur Championship. He played on a WPGA Williamson Cup team.