Regatta Bay Captures Interclub Championship
STREAMSONG, Fla. – Regatta Bay Golf and Yacht Club raised the trophy on Wednesday at the 2021 Interclub Championship. The Destin club picked up the win by just six points, finishing the week with 387 points, to earn its first Interclub title.
In the State Championship, the six lowest individual net scores (highest net stableford points) per team count towards the team total.
Regatta Bay began the championship with 196 in the first round, to sit nine points behind Tampa Bay Golf and Country Club, in second place. Cory Fosdyck led the way for the team, earning 37 points on Tuesday and finishing with four birdies.
Competing on the Black Course at Streamsong, Regatta Bay put up 191 points in the final round to secure the victory. Greg Lunday contributed 36 for Regatta Bay, posting seven birdies on the day, including back-to-back birdies on the 10th and 11th. Michael Giammaresi was not far behind, posting 33 points for Regatta, ending the round with a birdie on the first.
Sun N’ Lake Golf and Country Club and Tampa Bay G & CC took home a share of second place with 381 points. Starting the day in sixth place, Sun N’ Lake picked up 196 points in the final round to take a share of second place. Cullen Lovett and Neil Sawatzky led the way for the team, both carding 37 points for the day.
Julington Creek Golf Club’s L Huffingham aced the par-3 17th hole in the final round, following it up with a net eagle on the 18th.
The 2021 Interclub season began in January with over 100 clubs competing in a six-week regular season. Thirty-four teams battled it out in the Regional playoffs in March, with 10 Regional champions being crowned.
Central Region: Sun 'N Lake Golf Club
Naples Region: Quail Creek Country
Naples (Fort Myers) Region: LaPlaya Beach & Golf Resort
Northeast 1 Region: Jacksonville Golf & Country Club
Northeast 2 Region: Julington Creek Golf Club
Suncoast Region: Heron Creek Golf Club & Country Club
Panhandle Region: Regatta Bay Golf and Country Club
Tampa Region: Cypress Run Golf Club
Treasure Coast Region: The Fox Club
West Region: Tampa Bay Golf and Country Club