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7/15/2018

JULY 14, 2018, FAIRWAY MANAGEMENT OPEN @ DURAN

JFF MORITZ SHOOTS 67; CORBETT HAS HOT HAND IN B FLIGHT; BEASLEY WINS AGAIN IN D FLIGHT


Fairway Management Open @ Duran, Golfweek Tour Winners
(L-R) Jeff Moritz (Champ), Ed Paterniti (A), Ben Beasley (D), Austin Grimm (C)

The Golfweek Amateur Tour / Orlando made its annual trip to Brevard County to play the Fairway Management Open @ Duran Golf Club.  On a hot July day, many players found this course to their liking.. 

Championship flight belonged to Jeff Moritz as he fired a solid  5-under 67 to claim the win.     Garrett Morrison shot 68 for second.  Mike Goulet (Jacksonville) also finished under pay with 71.  Iin the Senior Championship flight, Chad Frank topped the field with even par 72..

A Flight saw a playoff between Ed Paterniti and Robbie Robinson, each with fine rounds of 76..  Ed was victorious on the first extra hole.  Robin Gomez took third with 77, beating Jason Manning on a scorecard playoff.    In Senior A Flight, Bill Rambo (73) was one better then Doug Conklin (74) of the NCF Tour. 

Chmp1 Moritz, Jeff 67
Chmp2 Morrison, Garrett 68
Chmp3 Goulet, Michael 71
     
A1 Paterniti, Ed 76
A2 Robinson, Robbie 76
A3 Gomez, Robin 77


Neil Corbett First 72 to capture B and Senior B Flights

Neil Corbett (72grabbed victory in B Flight after shooting an even par 72 that included three birdies.  It was a great round, but MJ Moore and Sam Lewis (Hilton Head) gave chase with 75 and 77, respectively for 2nd and 3rd.   Neil "doubled" in Senior B and took first with Miles Anderson taking second after a 79..  Ray Rodriguez took third with 81..

B1 Corbett, Neal 72
B2 Moore, MJ 75
B3 Lewis, Sam 77
B4 Schoening, Jimmy 81
B5 Rodriguez, Ray 81


Fairway Management Open @ Duran Senior Tour Winners
(L-R) Bill Rambo (A), Chad Frank (Chmp), Dan Podawiltz (C)

Austin Grimm shot 80 to win C flight.  And for the third week in a row, the winner earned a promotion to the B flilght as Austin will move up the next time out.   Congratulations on your fine performance.   Todd Smith took second with 82.  Dan Podawiltz and Charlie James tied for third with 83's..  Podawiltz topped the Senior C flight with his 83 and Gator Gatrell was second on 86.

D Flight saw Ben Beasley take the top spot after a good round of 83.  Robert Russ  was second wit 85.  Matt Wagenheim (NCF) was third with 87.. 

C1 Grimm, Austin 80
C2 Smith, Todd 82
C3 Podawitz, Dan 83
C4 James, Charlie 83
C5 Gatrell, Gator 86
     
D1 Beasley, Ben 83
D2 Russ, Robert 85
D3 Wagenheim, Matt 87
     
SrChmp1 Frank, Chad 72
     
SrA1 Rambo, Bill 73
SrA2 Conklin, Doug 74
     
SrB1 Corbett, Neal 72
SrB2 Anderson, Miles 79
SrB3 Rodriguez, Ray 81
     
SrC1 Podawitz, Dan 83
SrC2 Gatrell, Gator 86

Congratulations to all the winners

Next Event--July 28-29--Final Major of 2018--Players Championship @ Southern Dunes

 

 

           

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.

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6/18/2018

JUNE 16, 2018, CHAMPIONSGATE COUNTRY CLUB

CHAD FRANK SHOOTS 66; 5 PLAYERS EARN PROMOTIONS AT CHAMPIONSGATE COUNTRY CLUB


Chad Frank--Champ & SrChamp flight

The Golfweek Amateur Tour / Orlando finished the first half of the season at ChampionsGate Country Club.  The course is in fine conditions.  Thanks to everyone for working with us to avoid having to play a hole with a temporary green. 

Championship flight belonged to Chad Frank as he fired a 2018 tour best 66 to coast to the win.     Cory Walker shot 1-under 71 for second.  Chad and Cory also finished 1-2 in the Senior Championship flight.

Chmp1 Frank, Chad 66
Chmp2 Walker, Cory 71
Chmp3 Nash, Danny 73
SrChmp1 Frank, Chad 66
SrChmp2 Walker, Cory 71


Tim Pulnik--A Flight

A Flight saw a playoff between Ed Paterniti and new member Tim  Pulnik, each with nifty 1-under 71's..  Tim was victorious on the second extra hole.  Sam Bellamy took third with 73, a score that usually wins A flight--but not today   Tim earned a promotionto Championship flight the next time out.


In Senior A Flight, Ed Paterniti (71) was seven better then Byron Murrell (78). 

A1 Pulnik, Tim 71
A2 Paterniti, Ed 71
A3 Bellamy, Sam 73
A4 Bales, Mike 75
   
SrA1 Paterniti, Ed 71
SrA2 Murrell, Byron 78


Mark Klenck--B & Senior B flights

Mark Klenck (77grabbed victory in B Flight after a one hole playoff with MJ Moore (77).  They were followed by Ray Rodriguez (78) in third.   Mark "doubled" in Senior B and took first and Ray Rodriguez took second..  Mark's performance earned him a promotion to A and Senior A flights next time out.  Congratulations on your fine performance.

B1 Klenck, Mark 77
B2 Moore, MJ 77
B3 Rodriguez, Ray 78
B4 Carroll, Justin 79
B5 Johnson, Stephen 79
SrB1 Klenck, Mark 77
SrB2 Rodriguez, Ray 78
SrB3 Johnson, Stephen 79
 


Robert Courtney--C Flight

Robert Courtney shot 80 to win C flight.  And for the second week in a row, the winner earned a promotion to the B flilght as Robert will move up the next time out.   Congratulations on your fine performance.   Chuck Jaqueth and Todd Smith tied for second with 83.  Chuck took the second place prize on the scorecard playoff.

C1 Courtney, Robert 80
C2 Jaqueth, Chuck 83
C3 Smith, Todd 83
C4 James, Charlie 86
SrC1 Medina, Eddy 80
SrC2 Smith, Todd 83


Eddy Medina--Senior C Flight

New member.Eddy  Medina (80) took ienior C and Todd Smith (83) was seecond.  Eddy & Todd will be going to Senior B flight next time out.  


Amble Smoker--D Flight

D Flight saw Amble Smoker take the top spot after a good round of 83.  Robert Russ  and Ben Beasley tied for second with 91's.  Robert won the scorecard playoff. 

D1 Smoker, Amble 83
D2 Russ, Robert 91
D3 Beasley, Ben 91

Congratulations to all the winners

Next Event--June 30, Joshua Schuler Memorial @ Celebration Golf Club

 

 

           

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.

 

 

6/1/2018

JUNE 2-3, 2018, BOB MIRUS MEMORIAL @ CHAMPIONSGATE RESORT

14TH BOB MIRUS MEMORIAL @ CHAMPIONSGATE RESORT DRAWS PLAYERS FROM MANY TOURS

 


BOB MIRUS MEMORIAL WINNERS AT CHAMPIONSGATE RESORT:
L-R, Shane McAdams
 (B). Bill Rambo (SrA), Steve Downey (SrC), Rowland Brown (SrB)
Chad Frank (Champ & SrChamp), Po Lehman (D), Steve Cleary (A), Mason Coker (C)

ChampionsGate, FL; It was a hot, steamy weekend in Orlando--after a week of rainy weither--as 101 players from 7 Golfweek Amateur Tours across the country challenged the two Greg Norman courses at ChampionsGate Resort in the 14th annual Bob Miirus Memorial.  The weekend wat highlighted by the TaylorMadeFittingExperience on Saturday afternoon.  Over a dozen members signed up for professional fittings for woods, irons, wedges or full sets.  TaylorMade Golf is a national sponsor of the Golfweek Amateur Tour.  Thanks to Scott Schaum and his team of fitters for adding to the success of our tournament.


Chris & John of TaylorMade Golf Handled 12 Fittings Saturday

Chad Frank 76-73-149 overtook first day leader Jeff Moritz 72-79-151 but then had to hold off a hard charging Terry Fisher (Jax) to take a 1-stroke victory in the Championship FlightFisher shot 68 Sunday to move into second (82-68-150)  Drew Benson & Jeff Moritz tied for third with Benson winning the match of scorecards.  Chad also won the Senior Championship flilght, beating Bill Shufelt by five.

Steve Cleary took top honors in the A flight with rounds of 81-78-159.  He led after Day 1 and held off Robin Gomez )82-79-161 for the win.  John Marshall (84-80-164).  Bill Rambo won Senior A flight with rounds of 77-80-157.  Andy Baker was second (82-80-160)

B Flight needed a one hole playoff between Shane McAdams (NCF) and Rowland Brown to decide the winner.  After comingn from four strokes behind to force the playoff, Shane won the trophy on the first extra hole. Tim Miller (Birmingham) 85-81-166 to finish third.   Rowland Brown did come out on top in Senior B flight, beating Mark Klenck (80-88) by three

In C flight, new member Mason Coker 79-84-163 cruised to a six shot win over Derek Eden of Tampa (80-89-169.  Robert Courtney, also a new member, (85-90-175) finished in third.  Senior C flight went to Steve Downey on rounds of 93-89-182.  George Ricardo was second (99-86-185)

Po Lehman (Tampa) took the top prize in the D flight after rounds of 92-88-180.  It was two better than second place finishers Mark Harris (Tamps) and Orlando's Ben Beasley, with 192's.  Harris won the scorecard match.

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.

 

5/21/2018

MAY 19, 2018, NORTH SHORE GOLF CLUB

THREE MORE PLAYOFFS AT NORTH SHORE; BILLY DAVIS & TONY CORDOVA EARN PROMOTIONS


North Shore Golfweek Flight Winners--(L-R) Garret Morrison (Champ),
Robin Gomez (A), Billy Davis (C), Ben Beasley (D) & Rowland Brown (B)

The Golfweek Amateur Tour / Orlando returned to North Shore Golf Club another course we have'nt been to in quite some time.   The course is in good conditions with very nice greens.  A lousy weather forecast produced only a couple of quick showers as we finished without delay.  For the second straignt tournament, Championship flight had a playoff--this time three players--Garrett Morrison, Tom Dillon & Jeff Moritz all came in with 75.  Dillon went out on the first extra hole and then Garrett edged past Jeff on the second extra hole for the win.     Bill Shufelt, (75, was victorious in the Senior Championship flight.

Chmp1 Morrison, Garrett 75
Chmp2 Dillon, Tom 75
SrChmp1 Shufelt, Bill 75


Byron Murrell--Senior A Flight

A Flight went to Robin Gomez with nifty 2-under 7.  Michael Gomes and Steve Cleary tied for second with 74's, a score that usually wins A flight--but not today Dennis Cargo and Steve Cleary (78) tied for fourth.  Tony Cordova earned a promotionto Championship flight following this event.

In Senior A FlightByron Murrell, Brad Bettin and John Fry needed  extra holes after each shot 78.  Byron won out on the fourth extra hole.

A1 Gomez, Robin 70
A2 Gomes, Michael 74
A3 Cleary, Steve 74
A4 Cargo, Dennis 76
A5 Cordova, Tony 76
SrA1 Murrel, Byron 78
SrA2 Fry, John 78
   

Rowland Brown (80) grabbed victory in B Flight.  He beat Mark Klenck (81), followed by Neil Corbett (82) in third.   Rowland and Mark "double" in Senior B and took first and second, respecively..

B1 Brown, Rowland 80
B2 Klenck, Mark 81
B3 Corbett, Neil 82
B5 Takacs, Greg 83
SrB1 Brown, Rowland 80
SrB3 Klenck, Mark 81


North Shore Senior Winners--(L-R), Billy Davis (C), Rowland Brown (B), Bill Shufelt (Champ)

For the second tournament in a row, it took a 79 to win C flight.  And for the second week in a row, the winner earned a promotion to the B flilght as Billy Davis was this week's winner by four strokes over Grant Ripley and Steve Barker (83).  Billy earned a promotion to B Flight his next time out for his fine play.  Billy also took ienior C and Rick Whitman (89) was seecond.  Billy will also be going to Senior B flight next time out.   D Flight saw Ben Beasley take the top spot after a one hole playoff with Trey Horrell.  Each shot 96.  

C1 Davis, Billy 79
C2 Ripley, Grant 83
C3 Barker, Steve 83
C4 Vyhonsky, Bill 85
SrC1 Davis, Billy 79
SrC2 Whitman, Rick 89
     
D1 Beasley, Ben 96
D2 Horrell, Trey 96

Congratulations to all the winners

Next Event--June 2-3, Bob Mirus Memorial @ ChampionsGate Resort


 

           

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.

 

5/4/2018

MAY 5, 2018, STONEYBROOK WEST

DAILEY, ROBINSON & PRANO WIN PLAYOFFS AT STONEYBROOK WEST; PEYTON ZEIGLER EARNS PROMOTION


James Dailey--Championship Flight

The Golfweek Amateur Tour / Orlando returned to Stoneybrook West Golf Club after a few years away.   The course is steadily returning to the good conditions from years past.  James Dailey and Chad Frank finished tied at -2 (70).   James won the playoff on the first extra hole.  Jim Hammons, (72, Jax Tour) was third.  Chad and Jim "doubled" in the Senior Championship flight and took the top two places, respectively.

Chmp1 Dailey, James 70
Chmp2 Frank, Chad 70
Chmp3 Hammons, Jim 72
SrChmp1 Frank, Chad 70
SrChmp2 Hammons, Jim 72


Robbie Robinson (L)--Senior A Flight & Ryan Huisman--Golfweek A Flight

A Flight went to Ryan Huisman with nice 74.  It was one better than Mike Bales (NCF), 75..  Chad Miller, Eric Kellough and Steve Cleary (78) tied for third.  In Senior A FlightRobbie Robinson and Paul Drinkwater needed a one hole playoff after each shot 79.  Robbie won out on the first extra hole.

A1 Huisman, Ryan 74
A2 Bales, Mike 75
A3 Miller, Chad 78
A4 Kellough, Eric 78
A5 Cleary, Steve 78
   
SrA1 Robinson, Robbie 79
SrA2 Drinkwater, Paul 79


(L) Todd Smith--Senior C Flight & Jim Kenney--SrB Flight


John Prano--B Flight

John Prano (80) grabbed  his 2nd victory of the year in B Flight, but he had to win a three-way playoff with MJ Moore, amd Justin Carroll to do it.  He won on the second extra hole.   Jim Kenney (81) took Senior B flight.  Steve Bodecker (84) was second.

B1 Prano, John 80
B2 Moore, MJ 80
B3 Carroll, Justin 80
B5 Kenney, Jim 81
SrB1 Kenney, Jim 81
SrB3 Bodecker, Steve 84


Peyton Zeigler--C Flight


Po Lehman (Tampa)--D Flight

Low scores were the order of the day in C Flight.  Peyton Zeigler put up a 79 to beat first year member Steve Barker (83) by 4.  Billy Davis was third with 85.   Chris Schuler (86) was fourth.   Peyton earned a promotion to B Flight his next time out for his fine play.  Todd Smith (87) took ienior C and George Ricardo (89) was seecond.  D Flight saw Po Lehman (Tampa) take the top spot with 90.  Danny Hinkley (93) finished second. Ben Beasley (94) was third.   Shaun Hillary (95) took fourth.

C1 Ziegler, Peyton 79
C2 Barker, Steve 83
C3 Davis, Billy 85
C4 Schuler, Chris 86
     
D1 Lehman, Po (Tampa) 90
D2 Hinkley, Danny 93
D3 Beasley, Ben 94
D4 Hillary, Shaun 97
     
SrC1 Smith, Todd 87
SrC2 Ricardo, George 89

Congratulations to all the winners

Next Event--May 19, North Shore Golf Club


 

           

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.

 

4/21/2018

APRIL 21, 2018, SUNSHINE THE CLEANING MASTERS OPEN @ EAGLE CREEK GOLF CLUB

LOW SCORES ABOUND AT EAGLE CREEK; FOUR-WAY PLAYOFF DECIDES B FLIGHT / SENIOR B FLIGHT


Terry Fisher (Jax Tour)--Championship Flight

After a three week break, the Golfweek Amateur Tour / Orlando returned to action at Eaclg Creek in Orlando on April 21.   For the second tournament in a row, a Jacksonville member topped the Championship Flight.  Terry Fisher carded a nice 3-under 70.  Tom Dillon missed a chance to tie Terry on the last hole to finish T2 with Chad Frank.  They shot 71's.  Chad won the scorecard playoff.  Chad "doubled" in the Senior Championship flight and took the top victory.  Cory Walker was second.

Chmp1 Fisher, Terry 70
Chmp2 Frank, Chad 71
Chmp3 Dillon, Tom 71
Chmp4 Morrison, Garrett 73


Bill Rambo (L)--Senior A Flight & Chad Frank--Senior Championship Flight

SrChmp1 Frank, Chad 71
SrChmp2 Walker, Cory 76


Robin Gomez, A Flight

A Flight went to Robin Gomez with nice 74.  It was his second straight win.  It was three better than Steve Cleary.  Paul Cope (78) was third.  In Senior A FlightBill Rambo won for the first time in 2018 with a 1-under 72, one of the best rounds of the day.

A1 Gomez, Robin 74
A2 Cleary, Steve 77
A3 Cope, Paul 78
A4 Gomes, Michael 79
A5 Robinson, Robbie 79
SrA1 Rambo, Bill 72
 
   


Ray Rodriguez, B Flight and SrB Flight

Ray Rodriguez (82) grabbed  his 2nd straight victory in B Flight, but he had to win a four way playoff with Rowland Brown, Mark Klenck amd John Prano to do it.   Rodriguez, Brown & Klenck all "double" in Senior B flight and finished 1-2-3 there.

B1 Rodriguez, Ray 82
B2 Brown, Rowland 82
B3 Klenck, Mark 82
B4 Prano, John 82
B5 Carroll, Justin 83
     
SrB1 Rodriguez, Ray 82
SrB2 Brown, Rowland 82
SrB3 Klenck, Mark 82
     


(L) Austin Grimm, C Flight; Todd Smith, Senior C Flight

Low scores were the order of the day in C Flight.  Austin Grimm put up an 81 to beat first year member Todd Smith (83) by 2.  Charlie James was third with 84.   George Ricardo (87) was fourth.   Todd and Charlie "doubled" in Senior C and finished first and seecond., respectively.  D Flight saw players from other tours take the top three places--Charles Benintende of the Tampa tour lead the way with 87.  Larry Penfield of Charleston (90) and Mark Harris (93) also of Tampa.   Ben Beasley (95) took fourth  for the best Orlando finish.


Charles Benintende (Tampa), D Flight

C1 Grimm, Austin 81
C2 Smith, Todd 83
C3 James, Charlie 84
C4 Ricardo, George 87
     
D1 Benintende, Charles 87
D2 Penfield, Larry 90
D3 Harris, Mark 93
D4 Beasley, Ben 95
SrC1 Smith, Todd 83
SrC2 James, Charlie 84

Congratulations to all the winners

Next Event--May 5, Stoneybrook West


 

           

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.

 

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


 

           

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.

 

3/19/2018

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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