First ace of 2012 at Black Rock claimed by Art Pittillo

83 years young, Grandview's Art Pittillo notched the first hole-in-one of the 2012 season at Black Rock Creek Golf Course Monday afternoon.

For Pittillo, 83, it's the first ace he's ever recorded. The Grandview linkster has been playing golf since 1964.

Pittillo scored his hole-in-one yesterday on No. 17 at Black Rock Creek. The par-3 hole was playing at about 130 yards. He used a 9-wood off the blocks.

Witnessing the shot were Keith Ward and Bernie Schutt.


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