Local roundup: Bucknell’s Allen, WCC’s Cattoni claim division titles at NCPGA event

Williamsport Country Club’s John Cattoni and Bucknell’s Steve Allen both won division titles at the Susquehanna Valley Country Club on Wednesday as part of the North Central Pennsylvania Golf Association’s second men’s event this year.

Cattoni conquered the field of 12 players in the 50-59 age group by five strokes for his second consecutive victory of the season. Frank Richelderfer of Lost Creek G.C. took the silver with a round of 81, while Shade Mountain’s Tim Jordan rounded out the top 3, carding an 83.

The 60-69 division hosted this week’s overall champion in Allen. Allen shot a stellar 73 to lap the field of 19 by eight strokes for his second consecutive win of the season. Ken Donlavage of Wyoming Valley C.C. carded a strong 81 to take home second place, while Paul Swanson of Mountain View C.C. completed the podium with an 84.