Woulfe Wins Mid-Senior Championship
Rick Woulfe, of Fort Lauderdale, went wire-to-wire to win the 2007 Mid-Senior Championship with a tournament total of 1-under par 215. After two rounds of shooting 70, Rick Woulfe had a commanding six stroke lead heading into the final round of play. Woulfe posted a 75 in the final round on the Long Point Course to hold on to the lead and capture his third individual title this season. In addition to winning the Senior Amateur and Senior Amateur Match Play Championship this year, Woulfe partnered with Frank Strafaci, of Davie, to defend their Mid-Amateur Four-Ball South title earlier this season. Overall, this win is Woulfe’s ninth State Championship. Felix Bertucci, of Gulfport, placed second six strokes back from Woulfe. With rounds of 75-74-72, Bertucci finished with a tournament total of 221. Four competitors shared third place including David Sutton, of Maitland, who fired a 69 in the final round, the low round of the tournament. Sutton along with Ken Moody, of Ponte Vedra Beach, Maxie Cupit, of Jacksonville, and Doug Snoap, of Apopka, shared third place with a 224 total.
To be eligible for the Mid-Senior Championship, players must be 40 years of age or older. The Championship consists of 54 holes of stroke play cut to the low 70 plus ties after 36 holes. The first two rounds were played on Amelia Island’s Long Point and Oak Marsh Courses. Seventy-two players advanced to the final round on Long Point.
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Organized in 1913, the Florida State Golf Association is a not-for-profit organization that governs amateur golf in the state of Florida. In addition to conducting 25 championships for amateur golfers in the state, the FSGA is responsible for more than 40 qualifying tournaments for USGA National Championships and the new Florida Junior Tour. The FSGA also maintains the USGA Handicap System, performs course ratings throughout Florida and assists in junior programs and scholarships.