Two Time Mid-Senior Four-Ball Champs
Mid-Senior Four-Ball North
Defending Champions, Tim Hume and Kelly Gosse, came from behind with an impressive second round of 64 to win at Pensacola Country Club. Hume, of Crystal River, and Gosse, of Inverness, carded rounds of 69-64 for a tournament total 133 (-11) and a two stroke victory! Round one leaders, Blake Hayward/Jeff Blomeley, fell to second place after a second round 69. The team from Tallahassee, Hayward and Blomeley, carded rounds of 66-69 for a 135 (-9) total and second place finish by two strokes. Rounding out the top three, teammates David Penzone and Bruce Holliday, posted rounds of 67-70 for a 137 (-7) total.
Mid-Senior Four-Ball South
Teammates Stephen Anderson, of Hobe Sound, and R J Nakashian, of Palm Beach, prevailed to win their second Mid-Senior Four-Ball Championship after winning in 2014. The duo posted two consistent rounds of 65 for a 130 (-14) total. After round two was completed, Nakashian/Anderson tied Jon Veneziano/Gary Nicklaus for first place. Nicklaus/Veneziano also posted two rounds of 65 to finish with a 130 total. The two teams headed to the 17th hole for a sudden death playoff. Nakashian, coming off of a win at the Mid-Senior Championship, was in competition mode! The two teams played holes 17, 18, 17 both making pars on each hole. They continued to the 18th hole once again. Veneziano hit his drive into the hazard while Nicklaus hit his second shot short left of the green. Nicklaus failed to get up and down while Anderson two putted for a par and victory!
Round one leaders, Brian Keenan and Paul Royak, posted rounds of 64-69 to drop to fourth place with a 133 (-11) total. Tom Pelegrin and teammate Glen Miciotta came in third place with rounds of 66-65—131 (-13) total.