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4/2/2018

MARCH 31, 2018, VICTORIA HILLS GOLF CLUB

HAMMONS, RODRIGUEZ, DAVIS DOUBLE WINNERS AT VICTORIA HILLS


Jim Hammons (Jax Tour)--Championship & SrChampionship Flights

The Golfweek Amateur Tour / Orlando stopped at Victoria Hills in DeLand on March 31. Cloudy skies and a cool March breeze greeted the 89 players.  “We have players from all parts of central Florida and we like to visit as many areas as possible” said Tom Mirus, Tour director.  Former Orlando member Jim Hammons, now playing out of the Jacksonville tour topped the Championship flight with a 2 over par 74.  Danny Nash (76) was 2nd and Chad Frank (79) took third .  Jim and Chad "doubled" in the Senior Championship flight and took the top two places there.

Chmp1 Hammons, Jim 74
Chmp2 Nash, Danny 76
Chmp3 Frank, Chad 79

  

SrChmp1 Hammons, Jim 74
SrChmp2 Frank, Chad 79


Robin Gomez, A Flight
 

A Flight went to Robin Gomez with 76.  It was two better than Paul Cope and first time player Paul Drinkwater (78).  In Senior A Flight, first time player Paul Drinkwater won with his 78.  Robbie Robinson (80) took second.

A1  Robin Gomez  76

A2  Paul Cope  78

A3  Paul Drinkwater  78

A4  Jason Manning  80

A5  Matthew Colgrove  80


Paul Drinkwater, Senior A Flight

SrA1 Drinkwater, Paul 78
SrA2 Robinson, Robbie 80


Ray Rodriguez, B Flight and SrB Flight

Ray Rodriguez (84) grabbed a 2 shot victory in B Flight with a nice round of 84.  MJ Moore (86) was second.  First year member Sean Schillinger (87) was third followed by John Prano (88) in fourth.  In the Senior B Flight, Rodriguez finished six shots in front of Chet Parker (90).

B1 Rodriguez, Ray 84
B2 Moore, MJ 86
B3 Schillinger, Sean 87
B4 Prano, John 88
     
SrB1 Rodriguez, Ray 84
SrB2 Parker, Chet 90
     


(L) Billy Davis, C Flight & SrC Flight; Mark McKinney, D Flight

C Flight belonged to Billy Davis as he posted 84 to take a three sroke win over Chuck Jaqueth and Rick Whitman, both posting 87's.  Billy and Rick "doubled" in Senior C and finished first and seecond., respectively.  D Flight saw Mark McKinney of the Tampa tour lead the way with 88.  Charles Benintende (92) also of Tampa and Danny Hinkley (93) were 2nd and 3rd.

C1 Davis, Billy 84
C2 Jaqueth, Chuck 87
C3 Whitman, Rick 87
C4 Podawiltz, Dan 88
     
D1 McKinney, Mark 88
D2 Benintende, Charles 92
D3 Hinkley, Danny 93

 

SrC1 Davis, Billy 84
SrC2 Whitman, Rick 87

 

Congratulations to all the winners

Next Event--April 21, Sunshine The Cleaning Masters Open @ Eagle Creek


 

           

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Players are flighted by handicap/handicap-index. Players without indexes may submit recent scorecards to be assigned to a flight, subject to change based on tournament performance. All prizes in all flights are based on gross scores and are awarded on the day of the event. The Golfweek Amateur Tour is the best place for central Florida amateurs seeking tournament competition on a continuing basis. It is a terrific opportunity to meet golfers and make new friendships.

 

3/19/2018

MARCH 17-18, 2018, GWAT WINTER REGIONAL @ DISNEY GOLF

1ST WINER REGIONAL @ DISNEY GOLF A GREAT SUCCESS


WINTER REGIONAL WINNERS AT DISNEY:
L-R, Chad Frank (Champ), Kenney Brunfield (D), Jason Manning (A), 

Dan Podawiltz (C),  & Jimmy Schoening (B).

Lake Buena Vista, FL; It was a typical spring weekend in Orlando--sunny skies, pleasant temperatures and a little breeze--as 70 players from 12 Golfweek Amateur Tours across the country competed in the first Golfweek Winter Regional @ Disney Golf.

Chad Frank (Orlando) 74-77-151 overtook first day leader Jeff Moritz (Orlando) 73-80-153 to grab a two stroke victory in the Championship FlightScott Davis (Orlando) 79-77-156  & Cory Walker (Orlando) 77-79-156  tied for third with Davis winning the match of scorecards.

Jason Manning (Orlando) took top honors in the A flight with rounds of 80-86-166.  He slipped past Greg McCoy, 85-82-167 of Charlotte by one.  Jay Starr (Orlando) 87-83-170 was third and Al Clerico (Orlando) was fourth 77-94-171.

Jimmy Schoening (NCF) topped B flight with 83-81-164.  Veteran Ray Rodriguez (Orlando) 83-82-165 edged out Steve Johnson (Orlando) 85-82-167 to finish second.  Justin Carroll (Orlando) 85-84-169 was another 2 back in fourth. 

In C flight, Dan Podawiltz (Orlando) 86-92-178 cruised to a six shot win over Chris Swanson of Nashville (90-94-184).  Charlie James (Orlando) 100-90-190 finished in third.

Kenney Brumfield (Orlando) took the top prize in the D flight after rounds of 96-93-189.  It was one better than second place finisher Robert Russ (Orlando) 93-97-190.  Po Lehman (Tampa) 94-97-191 took third.  Ken Ross (Tampa) 99-93, Victor Benintende (Tampa) 95-97 and Kim Crank (Tidewater) 93-99 all tied for fourth on 192.  Ross and Benintende won the scorecard match for fourth and fifth, respectively.

Congratulations to all the winners


 

           

GET ON OUR MAILING LIST! The Golfweek Amateur Tour remains the “tour of choice” for central Florida amateurs. Entry fees start as low as $75 and include course costs, range balls, and prizes. Player cards for this year are $120. EARLY REGISTRATION is available for $100 during December.  CLICK HERE to join now and save $20.  For more information contact Tour Director, Tom Mirus, at (407) 348-5650 or email tmirus@aol.com.

If you are not yet on our mailing list but want to receive the latest application/brochure, you may contact us by email through this site and provide your mailing address; or you can simply Register Online above.

Players are flighted by handicap/handicap-index. Players without indexes may submit recent scorecards to be assigned to a flight, subject to change based on tournament performance. All prizes in all flights are based on gross scores and are awarded on the day of the event. The Golfweek Amateur Tour is the best place for central Florida amateurs seeking tournament competition on a continuing basis. It is a terrific opportunity to meet golfers and make new friendships.

 

3/5/2018

MARCH 3, 2018, BLACK BEAR GOLF CLUB

2018 SEASON OPENS AT BLACK BEAR; CHAD FRANK OPENS WITH GOLFWEEK & SENIOR WIN, CHARLIE JAMES DOUBLES IN C / SrC


Chad Frank--Championship & SrChampionship Flights

The Golfweek Amateur Tour / Orlando opened its 2018 season on March 3 at Black Bear GC in Eustis. Sunny skies and a cool March breeze greeted the 89 players.  “It's become a tradition to open the season at black Bear and the course did not disappoint” said Tom Mirus, Tour director.  Chad Frank topped the Championship flight with an even par 72.  Mike Menyhart and Danny Nash tied for second with 75's.  Chad and Mike "doubled" in the Senior Championship flight and took the top two places there as well.

Chmp1 Frank, Chad 72
Chmp2 Menyhart, Mike 75
Chmp3 Nash, Danny 75

 

SrChmp1 Frank, Chad 72
SrChmp2 Menyhart, Mike 75


(L) Steve Cleary, A Flight; Robbie Robinson, SrA Flight

A Flight needed a playoff to get a winner.  Steve Cleary and Dennis Cargo put up 79's to force the extra hole.  It only took one as Steve won out on the first playoff hole.  In Senior A Flight, Robbie Robinson and Ed Paterniti tied with 82's and went to extra holes.  Again, one hole was enough as Robinson took the top prize.

A1 Cleary, Steve 79
A2 Cargo, Dennis 79
A3 Manning, Jason 80
A4 Paterniti 82
A5 Robinson, Robbie 82

 

SrA1 Robinson, Robbie 82
SrA2 Paterniti, Ed 82


(L) John Prano, B Flight; (C) Bill DeTorres, SrB Flight; (R) Charlie James, C / SrC Flights

John Prano grabbed a 2 shot victory in B Flight with a nice round of 80.  Jonathan Pinkney (82) was second.  In the Senior B Flight, Bill DeTorres was also a 2 shot winner as his 83 bested Raymond Parlato's 85.

B1 Prano, John 80
B2 Pinkney, Jonathan 82
B3 DeTorres, Bill 83
B4 Parlato, Raymond 85
B5 Hyder, Rex 86

 

SrB1 DeTorres, Bill 83
SrB2 Parlato, Raymond 85
SrB3 Takacs, Gregory 86


Kenney Brumfield II--D Flight

C Flight belonged to Charlie James as he posted 90 to edge past Chuck Jaqueth and Peyton ZeiglerCharlie "doubled" in Senior C and first year player Todd Smith finished seecond with 93..  D Flight saw Kenney Brumfield come out on top after a 92.  Robert Russ (93) and Chris Schuler (94) were close behind.

 

C1 James, Charlie 90
C2 Jaqueth, Chuck 91
C3 Zeigler, Peyton 91
C4 Vyhonsky, Bill 93
     
D1 Brumfield, Kenney 92
D2 Russ, Robert 93
D3 Schuler, Chris 94

 

SrC1 James, Charlie 90
SrC2 Smith, Todd 93

 

Congratulations to all the winners


 

           

GET ON OUR MAILING LIST! The Golfweek Amateur Tour remains the “tour of choice” for central Florida amateurs. Entry fees start as low as $75 and include course costs, range balls, and prizes. Player cards for this year are $120. EARLY REGISTRATION is available for $100 during December.  CLICK HERE to join now and save $20.  For more information contact Tour Director, Tom Mirus, at (407) 348-5650 or email tmirus@aol.com.

If you are not yet on our mailing list but want to receive the latest application/brochure, you may contact us by email through this site and provide your mailing address; or you can simply Register Online above.

Players are flighted by handicap/handicap-index. Players without indexes may submit recent scorecards to be assigned to a flight, subject to change based on tournament performance. All prizes in all flights are based on gross scores and are awarded on the day of the event. The Golfweek Amateur Tour is the best place for central Florida amateurs seeking tournament competition on a continuing basis. It is a terrific opportunity to meet golfers and make new friendships.

 

12/15/2017

CENTRAL FLORIDA'S TOUR OF CHOICE FOR OVER 20 YEARS

2018 SEASON OPENS AT BLACK BEAR ON MARCH 3

WINTER REGIONAL @ DISNEY IN MARCH HIGHLIGHTS 2018 SCHEDULE

The Golfweek Amateur Tour / Orlando will open its 2018 season on March 3 at Black Bear GC in Eustis. Fourteen tournaments are scheduled on some of the finest courses in central Florida. “Last year we played a terrific schedule; this year our lineup is every bit as good” said Tom Mirus, Tour director. “We will be taking the tour to some new courses this year including six courses we did not play in 2018. We are excited about the coming season. We will again qualify fifty players (10 from each of the five flights) for the Golfweek Amateur Tour Championship in October being held in Hilton Head, SC. The players that made the trip last year loved it. I am sure competition for the invitations will be strong again this year. And, our players compete for nearly $50,000 in prizes each year.”

The Golfweek Amateur Tour / Orlando is the first Florida affiliate of the Golfweek Amateur Tour. There are local tours operating in over 40 markets with nationwide membership exceeding 5000.

Players are put into flights by handicap/handicap index. Players without indexes may submit recent scorecards to be assigned to a flight, subject to change based on tournament performance. All prizes in all flights are based on gross scores. Entry fees start as low as $80 and include course costs, range balls and prizes.


2017 AGT FLORIDA CUP PLAYERS FROM ORLANDO, TAMPA, NCF, & JACKSONVILLE

The Golfweek Amateur Tours Orlando & Tampa squared off against the Golfweek Amateur Touurs NCF & Jacksonville in the second AGT Cup presented by Florida Horse Park.  The matches were played at the Orange Lake Legends course with two rounds on Saturday--alternate shot and fourball--and 38 singles matches on Sunday.  After 54 holes, 3 formats and 76 matches, NCF / Jacksonville came away with 39.5 points to Orlando / Tampa's 36.5.  Here's the results

December 9-10, 2017, Orange Lake Legends            
2017 AGT FLORIDA CUP            
Presented By Florida Horse Park            
Saturday AM - Foursomes (Alternate Shot)            
Orlando / Tampa Score PTS.   PTS. Score NCF / Jacksonville
S. Cleary & D. Cargo 5&3 1 VS     S. McDuffie & R. Hudson
R. Robinson & A Baker     VS 1 2&1 J. Starr & D. McDonough
S. Davis & C. Miller 3&1 1.0 VS     M. Rampino & J. Carlisle
J. Bessette & A. Clerico     VS 1.0 6&5 M. Goulet & B. Rhiley
P. Cope & C. Crabbe     VS 1 5&4 J. Brendal & D. Thomas
J. Moritz & M. Binet 6&5 1.0 VS     C. Tomlinson & R. Hockensmith
J. Pinkney & A Davis     VS 1 2&1 J. Schoening & J. English
D. Gardner & R. Hyder 3&2 1 VS     S. McAdams & V. Greene
B. Shufelt & M. Menyhart 2&1 1 VS     L. Glock & M. Anderson
R. Whitman & D. Podawiltz     VS 1 3&2 R. Drummond & G. Stenzel
R. Broennle & J. Prano 2&1 1 VS     S. Mellor & M. Turner
R. Chamberlain & M. McKinney     VS 1 4&3 K. Wallace & J. Ratliff
C. Benintende & V. Benintende     VS 1 2&1 L. Eller & M. Meadows
K. Brumfield II & C. Shuler     VS 1 5&4 D. Monroe & B. Eppinger
P. Lehman & M. Harris 4&3 1 VS     M. Greene & B. Packo
D. Conklin & L. Rogers 4&2 1 VS     J. Graunke & M, Damewood
K. Ross & D. Hinkley Halved 0.5 VS 0.5 Halved M. Sieg & G. Hutson
J. Harris & C. James Halved 0.5 VS 0.5 Halved C. Wallace & B. Molsick
R. Parlato & J. Fleming 4&3 1 VS     A. Khan & D. Hennessy
             
4SOME TOTAL   10.0   9.0   4SOME TOTAL
Saturday PM - Fourball            
Orlando / Tampa Score PTS.   PTS. Score NCF / Jacksonville
J. Moritz & C. Miller 4&3 1.0 VS     C. Tomlinson & J. Carlisle 
S. Davis & M. Binet AS 0.5 VS 0.5 AS M. Goulet & B. Rhiley
J. Bessette & A. Clerico     VS 1 2UP M. Rampino & R. Hockensmith
S. Cleary & A. Baker     VS 1.0 3&2 S. McDuffie & J. Starr
P. Cope & D. Cargo 2UP 1 VS     D. McDonough & R. Hudson
D. Gardner & R. Hyder     VS 1 3&2 S. Mellor & J. English
J. Pinkney & A Davis     VS 1 2&1 S. McAdams & M. Turner
R. Broennle & J. Prano     VS 1 2&1 J. Schoening & V. Greene
R. Whitman & D. Podawiltz 2Up 1 VS     G. Stenzel & B. Partain
C. Benintende & V. Benintende     VS 1 5&3 R. Drummond & K. Wallace
R. Chamberlain & M. McKinney 3&2 1 VS     L. Eller & M. Meadows
P. Lehman & M. Harris 3&1 1 VS     M. Seig & D Monroe
K. Brumfield II & C. Shuler 2&1 1 VS     G. Hutson & M. Greene
K. Ross & D. Hinkley     VS 1 2&1 B. Packo & B. Eppinger
J. Harris & C. James     VS 1 2&1 C. Wallace & B. Molsick
B. Shufelt & M. Menyhart 3&2 1 VS     L. Glock & M. Anderson
R.Parlato & J. Fleming     VS 1 2&1 A. Khan & D. Hennessy
R. Robinson & C. Crabbe 2&1 1 VS     J. Brandal & D. Thomas
D. Conklin & L. Rogers 3&2 1 VS     J. Graunke & M. Damewood
             
4BALL TOTAL   9.5   9.5   4BALL TOTAL
4SOME TOTAL   10.0   9.0   4SOME TOTAL
             
DAY ONE TOTAL   19.5   18.5   DAY ONE TOTAL
Sunday AM - Singles            
Orlando / Tampa Result PTS.   PTS. Result NCF / Jacksonville
Callix Crabbe AS 0.5 VS 0.5 AS D. Thomas
Robbie Robinson 1UP 1.0 VS     D. McDouough
John Bessette WD   VS 1.0   R. Hockensmith
Al Clerico     VS 1.0 4&3 B. Rhiley
Matthew Binet 2&1 1.0 VS     M. Rampino
Scott Davis     VS 1.0 4&3 M. Goulet
Chad Miller     VS 1.0 4&3 J. Carlisle
Jeff Moritz 5&3 1.0 VS     C. Tomlinson
Andy Baker     VS 1.0 6&5 J. Starr
Dennis Cargo     VS 1.0 2&1 R. Hudson
Steve Cleary     VS 1.0 2Up J. Brendal
Paul Cope 1UP 1.0 VS     S. McDuffie
Mike Menyhart 6&5 1.0 VS     M. Anderson
Bill Shufelt     VS 1.0 4&2 L. Glock
Doug Conklin     VS 1.0 4&3 J. Graunke
Lee Rogers     VS 1.0 2&1 M. Damewood
Jerry Fleming 1UP 1.0 VS     D. Hennessy
Ray Palato 5&4 1.0 VS     A. Khan
Joe Harris     VS 1.0 9&8 C. Wallace
Charlie James 1UP 1.0 VS     B. Molsick
Rick Broennle     VS 1.0 1UP J. Schoening
Anthony Davis WD   VS 1.0   S. Mc Adams
Dan Gardner 0.5   VS 0.5 AS S. Mellor
Rex Hyder     VS 1.0 2&1 m. Turner
Jonathan Pinkney 6&5 1.0 VS     J. English
John Prano 4&2 1.0 VS     V. Greene
Charlie Benintende     VS 1.0 2&1 B. Partain
Victor Benintende     VS 1.0 2&1 K. Wallace
Rich Chamberlain 4&2 1.0 VS     M. Meadows
Mark McKinney 2&1 1.0 VS     G. Stenzel
Dan Podawiltz     VS 1.0 1Up L. Eller
Rick Whitman     VS 1.0 3&1 R. Drummond
Kenney Brumfield II 3&2 1.0 VS     B. Packo
Chris Shuler 4&2 1.0 VS     M. Seig
Mark Harris 3&2 1.0 VS     G. Hudson
Po Lehman 5&4 1.0 VS     D. Monroe
Danny Hinkley     VS 1.0 3&2 B. Eppinger
Ken Ross     VS 1.0 5&4 M. Greene
             
SINGLES TOTAL   17.0   21.0   SINGLES TOTAL
4SOME TOTAL   10.0   9.0   4SOME TOTAL
4BALL TOTAL   9.5   9.5   4BALL TOTAL
             
FINAL TOTAL   36.5   39.5   FINAL TOTAL
 

GET ON OUR MAILING LIST! The Golfweek Amateur Tour remains the “tour of choice” for central Florida amateurs. Entry fees start as low as $75 and include course costs, range balls, and prizes. Player cards for this year are $120. EARLY REGISTRATION is available for $100 during December.  CLICK HERE to join now and save $20.  For more information contact Tour Director, Tom Mirus, at (407) 348-5650 or email tmirus@aol.com.

If you are not yet on our mailing list but want to receive the latest application/brochure, you may contact us by email through this site and provide your mailing address; or you can simply Register Online above.

Players are flighted by handicap/handicap-index. Players without indexes may submit recent scorecards to be assigned to a flight, subject to change based on tournament performance. All prizes in all flights are based on gross scores and are awarded on the day of the event. The Golfweek Amateur Tour is the best place for central Florida amateurs seeking tournament competition on a continuing basis. It is a terrific opportunity to meet golfers and make new friendships.

 

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