ROBINSON TAKES GOLFWEEK & SENIOR A FLIGHTS; KHOURY, MEWES, KENNETT & LAWSON ALL FIRST TIME WINNERS
OCN Panther Lake Winners, (L-R) Matt Mewes (B), Kevin Kennett (C), Robbie Robinson (A), Gaston Khoury (Champinonship)
It was a hot August day as the Orlando Golfweek Amateur Tour players took to the Panther Lake course at Orange County National. The competition in most flights was as hot as the weather..
Championship Flight: First year member Gaston Khoury carded a 2 over 74 on the 6849 yard course to hold off Brian King and John Ward by one stroke. Ward won the scorecard match for the second place prize.
A Flight: Scores were low and bunched in this flight as Robbie Robinson and Alex Piazza posted rounds of 76 to force a playoff. Paul Cope, Jim Kenney, and Gary Martinet all shot 77 and missed the playoff by a single shot Gary Martinet took third prize in the scorecard match. Robinson and Piazza headed back out for the playoff starting on #10. It was halved with pars and on the par 3 #11 Robinson claimed the victory when Alex missed a par putt.
B Flight: B flight saw Matt Mewes fire a nice 77 to cruise to a four stroke victory over Mike Ferretti and Jude Bien-Aime (Tampa) as they shot 81's. Andy Baker, Noah Herbert and Dan Gardner all shot 82.
C Flight: C flight went to Kevin Kennett. He shot 83 for a five shot win over two players—Jay Freeman and Joe Porter both with 88's.
D Flight: Terry Lawson scored a victory in D flight with a round of 87. Brian Make was second with 90.
OCN Panther Lake Senior Winners: Robbie Robinson (L) A Flight, John Ward Championship Flight
Senior Championship Flight: John Ward's 75 topped Bill Shufelt (77)..
Senior A Flight: Robbie Robinson (76) took top honors in Senior A. He was one better than Gary Martinet (77).
Senior B Flight:, Andy Baker, Dan Gardner and Dave Dymond all shot 82 to tie for first. Dave did not stick areound for the playoff. Dan topped Andy for first and Dave was third.
NEXT EVENT: September 6, ChampionsGate National.
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