Proceeds also benefit the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum educational programs, which enables the museum to fulfill its educational mission and care for its priceless collections.
The Otesaga Resort Hotel is the tournament’s title sponsor and has been instrumental in the tournament’s success. The presenting sponsor for the 2013 tournament is NBT Bank.
Tom Eubank of Ellijay, Ga., shot a tournament record-tying 64 in the final round to capture the 2012 Otesaga Hotel Seniors Open. Rains forced the cancellation of the Seniors Open in 2011. The complete list of former champions: 2010: Ed Whitman; 2009: Jeff Roth; 2008: Jerry Tucker; 2007: Scott Spence; 2006: Bobby Heins; 2005: Darrell Kestner; 2004: John Gentile; 2003: Lonnie Nielsen; 2002: Dan Wood; 2001: John Traub; 2000: Paul Parjeckas; 1999: Marty Bohen; 1998: Tony Perla; 1997: John Gentile; 1996: Austin Straub; 1995: Tom Joyce; 1994: Tom Joyce; 1993: Ray Montgomery; 1992: Dave Philo; 1991: Tom Joyce; 1990: Jim Albus; 1989: Dick Sarta; 1988: Pete Hessemer; 1987: Doug Dalziel; 1986: Bob Bruno; 1985: Richard Howell; 1984: Rolland Stafford; 1983: Donald Hoenig.