GIOVANELLI AND WARNER WIN DIVISIONS AT PINE OAKS INVITATIONAL
Matt Giovanelli and Berger Warner didn’t let the suspension of round one of the Pine Oaks Invitational bother them, they just came back on Sunday and played 23 holes to win their respective divisions. Giovanelli shot an 8-under 136 score to win the Open Division by 7 shots. Finishing in a tie for second place at 1-under-par 143′s were David Mears and Michael Fastert.
In the Senior Division Berger Warner shot a 6-under-par 138 to beat runner-up Daryl Case who shot a 4-under-par 140 by two shots.
For all the scores see Tournament Information/Tournament Results
ERICA STONER HAS ANOTHER STRONG SHOWING IN FLORIDA JUNIOR GOLF TOUR
Erica Stoner continues to play well as she finished second in the Florida Junior Golf Tour’s 16-18 Girls Division. Playing at Timacuan Golf and Country Club in Lake Mary Stoner shot rounds or 75-70 for a 145 total and two shots behind winner Anna Newell (Tampa). The FSGA said that this was one of the strongest fields that has been assembled this year.
ERICA STONER WINS IMG JUNIOR GOLF TOUR EVENT
Erica Stoner came from four shots behind to win an IMG Junior Golf Tour Event at Victoria Hills on Sunday. Stoner fought off the blustery conditions and shot a closing round even par 72 to catch first round leader Maria Balcazar (Bradenton). Stoner overcame a four deficit to win by four shots on rounds of 74-72. This was Stoner’s second event on the tour. She finished tied for third at Juliette Falls .
BROWN, McLOUGHLIN, DARMSTADT MOOT THOMAS INVITE WINNERS
Lecanto’s Brian Brown went wire-to-wire to caputure the 7th Annual Moot Thomas Invitational. Brown’s final round 2-under-par 70 gave him a three-day score of 13-under-par 203. Finishing in a tie for second place was Bill Zylstra and Apopka’s Doug Snoap. Zylstra shot the low round of the tournament 8-under-par 64 and Snoap shot a 4-under-par 68 for 9-under-par fpr 207 totals. Also finishing under par for the three days were Rob Hess (Casselberry ) (68-73-71-212) and Walter Himelsbaugh (71-73-71-213).
Senior Division championship Shawn McLoughlin was also a wire-to wire winner. The Bethel, Connecticut resident shot rounds of 70-73-72 for a one-under-par 215 total one shot ahead of Berger Warner (72-73-71-216). Finishing third was Randy Briggs who shot 74-70-73 – 217.
In The Legends Division Ray Darmstadt came from one shot back to win his third tournament in a row. The Westchester, NY resident shot a final round 73 for a 219 total and a two-shot win. Finishing second was Newberry’s Brian Sachs (76-73-72-221) Tied for third were Jim Pfogner (Sarasota) (75-77-77-221), Ron Audi (74-75-73-221) and Ron Russo (72-74-76-221).
For all the scores see Tournament Information/Tournament Results.
Brian Brown, Shawn McLoughlin, Ray Darmstadt
STONER FINISHES SECOND IN FLORIDA STATE JUNIORS TOUR
Erica Stoner finished second in the Girls’ 16-18 Division in a Florida State Junior Tour tournament at West Orange CC. Stoner fired rounds of 71-73 for a 144 total. Winner Courtney Zeng of Orlando won with a score of 140 (71-69). Anna Newell of Tampa finished third.
In the Boys’ 16-8 DIvision Colton Godwin shot 79-73 – 152 to finish