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Tire Kingdom Mid Amateur Match Play
Trump National Golf Club, Jupiter - September 26-28th

Eddie Kenny of Lake Worth and Scott Wilson of Palm Beach Gardens have advanced to the finals of the 29th annual Tire Kingdom Mid-Amateur Match Play Championship.

Each won two matches Sunday at the Trump National Golf Club, Jupiter. They will meet for the title on a date to be announced.

Kenny, winner of the Palm Beach Kennel Club County Amateur defeated Jared Meyers of North Palm Beach 1-up and R.J. Nakashian of Palm Beach Gardens, 3 and 2.

Wilson won two tight matches, 1-up over Darryl Osler of West Palm Beach and on the 23rd hole against Robert Floyd of Palm Beach Gardens. Wilson birdied the par-4 fifth hole for the latter victory. Wilson won his second round match Saturday afternoon on the first extra hole.

Rain Friday wrecked havoc with the schedule, delaying play in the 32-man, five-round championship bracket, which usually starts that afternoon following the morning qualifying round. Other flights were completed Sunday.

Matt Lindahl defeated Craig Leonard 4 & 3 to win the 1st Flight. Gene Johnson defeated Colin Holloway 4 & 3 to win the Second Flight and Dann Merrell aced the 173-yard 14th hole with a 5-iron but lost to older brother David Merrell, 4 and 3 in the 3rd Flight.

Special thanks to Chris Hatfield of Tire Kingdom for sponsoring the event and to Trump National Golf Club, Jupiter for hosting.

Pictures from the event

Championship Flight - Bracket
1st Flight - Bracket
2nd Flight - Bracket
3rd Flight - Bracket

 

Palm Beach Open
Bear Lakes CC - Links - September 20th

Matt Newman representing the Broken Sound Club shot a 7 under par 65 to win the seventh annual Palm Beach Open.

Playing the Links Course at Bear Lakes CC, Newman made 8 birides including four in a row starting at hole # 3. His only bogey on the day came at # 2.

Eddie Kenny and Darryl Osler tied for low amateur honors with 67's and finished tied for second overall.

RJ Nakashian, Frank Dobbs and Alan Morin tied for 4th with 68's and Thomas Parker, Peter Oakley, Michael Valicenti and Brett McCurdy tied for 7th with 69's.

Special thanks to Bear Lakes CC for hosting this year's tournament.

Results

 

ESPN 106.3 Golf Challenege # 7
Delray Dunes Golf & CC - September 12th

Anders Johncke, David Merrell & Gil Turner were the winners Friday in the ESPN 106.3 Golf Challenge #7 at Delray Dunes Golf & CC.

Johncke shot a even par 71 for 36 points to win the Gross Division. Greg Perrin was second with 35 points and Eddie Kenny finished third with 34 points.

Merrell & Turner tied for 1st place in the Net Division with a total of 36 points. Scot Pitetti finished third with 35 points.

Martin Kenyon won the longest drive contest and Rick Meli won the closest to the pin contest.

The event marked the end of the year long points standings. Martin Kenyon and Eddie Kenny tied for 1st place in the Gross Division with 290 points and David Merrell won the Net Division with 298.75 points. Final Points Standings

The stableford scoring system awards 1 point for bogey, 2 points for par, 3 points for birdie and 4 points for eagle.

Special thanks to ESPN 106.3 for sponsoring the event and Delray Dunes Golf & CC for hosting.

Results
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Senior Amateur Championship
Pine Tree Golf Club - September 6-7th

John Wegmann, Mark Rubin, Terry Louis & Don Edwards were the winners Sunday at this year's Senior Amateur Championship at Pine Tree Golf Club.

Wegmann won the Senior Division with rounds of 72-68--140 to win by 2 shots over his brother Peter Wegmann 73-69--142.

Tied for third were Darryl Osler 71-73--144 and Pete Williams 71-73--144.

Mark Rubin won the Super Senior Division on the first playoff hole over Steve Sim. Rubin shot 75-75--150 and Steve Sim shot 73-77-150. Tied for third were Ronald Fisher 80-74-154 and John Latowski 77-77-154.

Terry Louis & Don Edwards were declared co champions in the Legend Division. Both shot rounds of 80-81--161. Nathaniel Clark finished third at 80-84--164.

Special thanks to Pine Tree Golf Club for hosting this year's tournament.

Pictured left: John Wegmann, Mark Rubin, Don Edwards, Terry Louis.

Pictures from the event

Final Results
Skins Rd 1
Skins Rd 2

 

ESPN 106.3 Golf Challenege # 6
Quail Ridge CC - North - August 22nd

Eddie Kenny & Todd Richardson were the winners Friday in the ESPN 106.3 Golf Challenge #6.

Kenny shot a 2 under par 70 for 38 points to win the Gross Division. Toby Athol was second with 35 points and tied for third with 34 points were John Payton, Martin Kenyon and Joe Ingarra.

Todd Richardson won the Net Division with a total of 42 points. Tied for second with 40 points were Bill Coates and Terry Wright. Phil Doherty finished fourth with 39 points.

Martin Kenyon won the longest drive contest and David Merrell won the closest to the pin contest.

The stableford scoring system awards 1 point for bogey, 2 points for par, 3 points for birdie and 4 points for eagle.

Special thanks to ESPN 106.3 for sponsoring the event and Quail Ridge CC for hosting.

Results
Skins

 

Stroke Play Championship
BallenIsles CC - North - August 16-17

Harley Abrams, Peter Wegmann and David Merrell were the winners Sunday in this year's Stroke Play Championship.

Playing the North Course at BallenIsles CC, Abrams won the Open Division with rounds of 64-71--135. His 64 in round one is a new course record on the North Course.

Tied for second at 140's were Ryan Crowley 72-68, RJ Nakashian 72-68, and Richard Donegan 70-70.

Peter Wegmann won the Senior Division in a playoff over Chris Hubman, Pete Williams and David Tassell. Wegmann birdied the second hole for the victory.

Wegmann shot 72-71--143, Chris Hubman 69-74--143, Pete Williams 71-72--143 and David Tassell 73-70--143.

David Merrell won the Super Senior Division in a playoff over his brother Dann. David made birdie on the 4th playoff hole for the victory. David shot rounds of 75-75--150 and Dann 77-73--150.

Jonathan Sauce aced the par three 7th hole with a 6-iron from 180 yards.

Special thanks to BallenIsles CC for hosting this year's event.

Pictured left: David Merrell, Harley Abrams, Peter Wegmann

Pictures from the event

Final Results
Skins Rd 1
Skins Rd 2

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