Campbell Kennedy of St. Augustine went 3- to direct the North workforce to a record 23-9 victory in excess of the South in the 15th Florida Cup, at the Sara Bay State Club in Sarasota.
The North has an 11-3 lead in the Florida Cup. The victory this week was by the most significant margin in the event’s background.
Kennedy, the only Initial Coastline player who was element of the winning North crew at Deerwood in 2019, capped his unbeaten two days with a 4 and 3 victory around Wyatt Plattner in singles. Other space singles victories ended up by Moses Compaan of Jacksonville, who beat Nicolas Bencomo 4 and 3 and Connor Holcroft of St. Augustine, who routed Andres Barraza 7 and 6 in the most 1-sided match of the occasion.
Kennedy and Compaan won their 4-ball match towards Plattner and Jonah Winter 1-up. Kennedy then teamed up with Lev Grinberg of Kissimmee to conquer James Hassell and Victor Herrera 2 and 1 in foursomes.
Kennedy is 4-1-1 in the previous two Florida Cups.
Clay Tucker of Atlantic Seashore and Reggie Zhu of Winter season Backyard garden conquer Beni Extensive and Jaxon Brown 1-up and Holcroft and Grinberg topped Hassell and Bencomo 5 and 4 in 4-balls. Tucker and Madison Tenore of Destin halved with Wintertime and Kelly Shanahan in foursomes.
In additional superior news for Initial Coastline juniors, the North Florida Junior Golf Basis won three of the four divisions in the Florida Junior Tour Workforce Championship last 7 days at the Mission Inn Vacation resort at Howey-in-the-Hills.
The stroke-enjoy structure experienced every crew counting their two most effective scores in every of the two rounds.
The NFJGF was led by the boys 13-15 team of Tyler Mawhinney, Ricky Ruth and Nolan Harper, which won by 18 shots over the Rick Smith Golf Efficiency Middle at Doral. Mawhinney had the best individual scores at 71-71—142, with Ruth capturing 71 in the second spherical. Harper’s 74 in the 1st spherical went to the group rating.
The boys 16-18 staff was the only a single who returned all 3 players from final year, and Compaan, Holcroft and Adam Vermut defended their 2020 title by beating the Best Golfing Expertise Junior and School Prep crew by 6 pictures.
Compaan was the leading personal player with rounds of 75-69—144.
The ladies 16-18 workforce of Marissa Cardenas, Tylar Ann Whiting and Madelyn Campbell trailed by 7 pictures following the 1st round but Campbell staged an incredible comeback with a 71, knocking 20 shots off her to start with-spherical rating that did not rely to the group whole.
Her less than-par rating enabled North Florida to edge the Initially Tee of Miami by one shot.
The girls 13-15 team of Emma Wells, Sofia Rivera and Alyzabeth Morgan concluded fourth.
Players recipients announced
Twenty area non-profits acquired money from The Gamers Championship’s #Match4Armed service, a marketing campaign throughout the 2021 Gamers that was aspect of its Armed forces Appreciation activities.
Approximately $140,000 was lifted all through tournament 7 days. The Gamers was unable to conduct its standard Military services Appreciation things to do due to the fact of the pandemic.
The Gamers also invited armed service and veteran-serving companies on the First Coastline to ask for added funding for their courses and companies.
The teams and organizations that acquired #Match4Army grants were: American Red Cross of Northeast Florida, Blue Star Families –Jacksonville, City of Jacksonville Military services Affairs and Veterans Office, Five STAR Veterans, Inc., Jacksonville Speech and Hearing Center, Jacksonville University, Jacksonville Veterans Chamber of Commerce, Joseph Finegan Elementary Faculty (before long to be Anchor Academy), K9s For Warriors, Museum of Science and Background, Northeast Florida Women Veterans, Operation New Uniform, Patriot Products and services Group, Inc., Supporters of the Jacksonville Nationwide Cemetery, The Fire Check out Undertaking, Inc., United Solutions Procedure, Veteran Garden Task of St. Augustine, Veterans Council of St. Johns County, Wounded Warrior Project and Yoga 4 Modify.
For much more details about THE Gamers Championship’s charitable mission, visit THEPLAYERS.com/charity.
Borocz continues successful ways
Jennifer Borocz added the Northern Chapter PGA Stableford title to her chapter championship earlier this summer months, scoring 88 points at the Ponte Vedra Inn and Club to edge Taylor Davis of Timuquana by two photographs. Stephanie Connelly-Eiswerth of Eagle Harbor was third.
In addition, Connelly-Eiswerth was third at 3-less than 141 and Borocz sixth at 1-more than 145 in the North Florida PGA Championship at Innisbrook, earning places in the PGA Experienced Championship future 12 months at Barton Creek in Austin. Blanton Tessin of Timuquana and Ken Mattiace tied for 10th at 3-over.
Connelly-Eiswerth and Borocz had earlier experienced for the 2022 KPMG Women’s PGA off their finishes in the LPGA Club Qualified Championship.
Borocz then headed a professional-am staff that received the Northern Chapter PGA Memorial Professional-Am at Jacksonville Seashore. She and companions Jane Rollinson, Cynthia Hastings and Dot Peck shot 135 under a format of two very best internet balls. Josh Wolfe of San Jose gained the individual pro competitiveness at 2-under 69, one shot over Borocz.