The Bee highlights 22 golfers that are scheduled to play in the 2015 U.S. Senior Open at Del Paso Country Club on June 25-28 in Sacramento.
Loren Roberts could be a local favorite, thanks to his generosity. In 2009, Roberts donated $35,000 to help save the boys and girls golf programs in the Elk Grove Unified School District.
Roberts served as an assistant club professional before beginning a professional career at San Luis Obispo Country Club and Morro Bay Municipal.
WATCH: Roberts aces 13th hole at AT&T in 2013
(Video courtesy pgatour.com)
- Driving distance 2015: 254.3 yards (77th on Champions Tour)
- Scoring average 2015: 72.17 (43rd)
- Career Champions Tour earnings: $12,774,964
- Career highlights: Has 13 Champions Tour victories, including four in 2006 and three in 2009.
Note: Stats through June 10
- Height: 6-foot-2
- Weight: 215
- Year turned pro: 1975
- Birthplace: San Luis Obispo
- Birth date: June 24, 1955
- College: Cal Poly
- Did you know? He earned his nickname, “Boss of the Moss,” for his putting prowess.