Cobb leaderboard has ‘Metropolitan’ flavor
Jul 25, 2012 | 901 views | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend | print
Forty-nine-year-old Metropolis native John Riegger put some priceless experience to work in Sunday’s final round of the Pepsi/Super Valu Irvin Cobb Championship, also known as The Cobb, and ground out a two stroke win over a professional field which also included Metropolis native and defending Cobb champion, Lucas Cromeenes.

Coming off almost a year of rest and rehabilitation following knee surgery, Riegger withstood the heat, humidity and the pressure applied by his younger challengers to follow a first round 67, which was good for a second place tie, with a final round 66.

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