DeBra & Whittemore Team Up to Win Again
OCALA, Fla. – Daniel DeBra and Don Whittemore teamed up to win their their FSGA championship together, raising the trophy at the Senior/Mid-Amateur Four-Ball Championship on Sunday. DeBra and Whittmore fired a 16-under 128 at the Country Club of Ocala to take home the two-shot victory.
The pair captured the win at the 2012 Four-Ball Championship and the 2018 Forty & Over Four-Ball Championship (North). This weekend’s victory marks the fourth FSGA championship for DeBra and the sixth for Whittemore.
DeBra and Whittemore opened the championship with 10-under 62 in the first round, the low round of the championship. They finished the day bogey free, carding eight birdies and an eagle on Saturday to take a one-shot lead over the field.
The duo got off to a quick start in Sunday’s final round with a birdie on the first. Their only hiccup of the championship with a bogey on the fifth, while the pair made the turn to the back side at 3 under for the day.
DeBra and Whittemore added three more birdies on the back nine, including a birdie from Whittemore on the 18th. They finished the day with a 6-under 66 and secure the victory in wire-to-wire fashion.
Doug Snoap and Jon Veneziano finished two shots back of the champions in second place at 14-under 130, after rounds of 63-67. Scott Blackshear and John Lobb fired a 8-under 64 in Sunday’s final round to take home third place at 13-under 131.