Celano & Feng Prevail at Old Corkscrew
Ryan Celano and Yueer Feng grabbed first place honors at the Florida Junior Tour’s (FJT) 16-18 age division event at Old Corkscrew Golf Club in Estero, April 28-29.
Ryan Celano, of Naples, fired a tournament total of three-over par 147 to prevail in a playoff. After posting rounds of 68-79, Celano found himself tied with Danny Walker, Bradenton. Walker carded a first round of 78, and followed up with an impressive final round of three-under par 69. The players would head for a sudden death playoff where Celano went on to make birdie on the first playoff hole for the victory. Ryan Stovash, of Orlando, and Ramsey Touchberry, of Bradenton, finished tied for third place with a tournament total of four-over par 148.
In the Girls 16-18 Division, Yueer Feng, of Orlando, went wire-to-wire for her 25th career FJT title. Feng fired a first round of three over par 75 to take a seven stroke lead into the final round. Feng continued her solid play in the final round posting a four-over par 76, for a tournament total of 151, which was good enough for an eight stroke victory. Stephanie Carlozzi, of Naples, finished alone in second place with a tournament total of 159. Sabrina Rumbaugh, of Orange Park, finished in third place with tournament total of 170.