March 18, 2012

Seniors Visacki & Opfer Prevail

High school seniors, Michael Visacki and Madison Opfer, win against strong competition at Mission Inn

Michael Visacki and Madison Opfer grabbed first place honors at the Florida Junior Tour’s (FJT) Mission Inn Resort & Club, in Howey-In-The-Hills, Presented by the Keiser University College of Golf, March 17-18.

Michael Visacki, of Sarasota, posted a tournament total of even par 144 to earn his first career FJT title on the El Campeon Course. Visacki posted a first round of even par 72 to trail the first round leader by one stroke. In the final round, Visacki fired another solid round of even par which included a clutch birdie on the 18th hole to seal the victory by one stroke. Ryan Celano, of Naples, finished in second place after rounds of 75-70 for a tournament total of one-over par 145. Celano’s final round of two-under par 70 was the low round of the tournament in the Boys' Division. Sean Smothers, of Tamarac, and Harrison Winger, of Orlando, finished tied for third place with a tournament total of four-over par 148.

In the Girls 16-18 Division, playing the Las Colinas Course, Madison Opfer, of Plant City, went wire-to-wire, to capture her sixth career FJT title. Opfer carded a first round of one-under par 71 to take a three stroke lead into the final round. Opfer continued her solid play in the final round with an impressive round of three-under par 69, to win by five strokes. Madison Lellyo, of Windermere, finished in second place after rounds of 76-69. Abbey Carlson, of Lake Mary, finished alone in third place with a tournament total of 147.


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