Teams Crowned Mid-Senior 4Ball Champs
The teams traveld to Ocala to battle Ocala Golf Club for the Mid-Senior Four-Ball Championship (North). A total of 24 teams finished in red numbers making for tough competition. The team of Daniel Debra and Don Whittemore took the early lead with an impressive first round 61. Debra, of Lutz, carded eight birdies on his own ball in round one. In round two, an eagle from Whittemore, of Temple Terrace, on the par five 17th hole secured a wire-to-wire victory! The duo posted a round two score of 67 to finish at 128 (-16). Finishing three strokes behind was the team of Steve Albright, of Ocala, and Jimmy Letterly, of Anthony. Both Albright and Letterly played steady, consistent golf posting rounds of 65-66-131 (-13). Rounding out the top three at twelve under-par due to a come back second round of 63 (-9) was the team of Jay Mcnair and Will Sprague.
Deering Bay Yacht & Country Club, located in Coral Gables, proved to be a tough test for the Mid-Senior Four-Ball South teams. Overcoming a one stroke deficit, the team of Samuel Martinez and Milko Brito captured first place at 131 (-11). During the second round, Martinez posted an eagle three on the par five 10th hole. The duo from Miami played a great second round of 64 to be crowned Champions. The team of Michael Frederick and Jose Novo were first round leaders with a 66 but after a round two 71 the two finished tied for third. Glen Miciotta and Tom Pelegrin tied the team in third place at 137. Five strokes behind first place finished the team of Kevin Schaffel and Joe Shaktman in second. An impressive second round of 66, including an eagle from Shaktman on the par four 11th hole, allowed the duo to claim second place.