Gary Burnett

Resident of Boca Raton, Fla., 61, and longtime member at Longmeadow Country Club left his mark on region with his success in the Massachusetts Amateur Championship; won at Longmeadow CC in 1972, winning last five holes after trailing by three after 31 holes in final; won again in 1977, at Weston GC; won four men’s club championships at LCC; played in U.S. Amateur; attended Longmeadow High for two years, then went to Williston Northampton School for three; had scholarship to Wake Forest, but attended and graduated from Wesleyan University, where he played on undefeated 1969 football team; works as real estate broker; wife Sophia and son Ben has two grandchildren.