Camelot, Carleton, and Royal Ottawa Among Those Victorious For Junior Intersectionals
Camelot captured the A division title of the OVGA Junior Intersectionals presented by Golf-O-Max, beating out the host club Rideau View by a mere 2.5 points. Camelot will now host in 2017. Other winners on the day, and who will be moving up a division for next year's competition include Carleton, Royal Ottawa, Metcalfe, Hautes Plaines, Perth, Greensmere, and Brockville.
Mississippi Golf Club Wins 60th Anniversary of the Ethel Ferguson Team Matches
In the 60th anniversary of the Ethel Ferguson Team Matches, it was the host club, Mississippi Golf Club, that captured the title of this longstanding competition. The team was comprised of Sandy Geren (23pts), Suzanne Maheral (22pts), and Sandy Iwaniw (27 points) . Their 72 point total was able finish atop the thirteen team field, with Rideau View and and Greensmere finishing 2nd and 3rd respectively.
Allen McGee of Glen Mar G&CC, a regular atop OVGA leaderboards over the years, returned to the winner's circle after capturing the OVGA Masters Championship at Kanata G&CC. McGee, who shot an even par round of 70, was able to edge out a couple of host club members Steve Houle and John Hunt who shot 72 and 73 respectively, along with Bill Mason of Mississippi GC who also fired a 3 over par 73.
Kuffner, Lefebvre, Wilson, and Yerxa among the 2016 Match Play Champions
Brendan Kuffner of Royal Ottawa Golf Club didn't let a disappointing stroke play round, that placed him as a bottom seed for the matches, deter him from seeking the crown. Kuffner turned his play around and was able to overcome three other great players on his way to the title. Alexandre Lefebvre of Camelot, Chloe Wilson of Mississippi, and Haley Yerxa of The Meadows Golf Club all took a different a path, having all ranked in the top 3 seeds in their divisions and continuing their exceptional play through the matches.
Morin and Dolan crowned at OVGA Senior Championships
In the Men's Senior Championship presented by the Canadian Golf & Country Club, it took 5 playoff holes, but Larry Morin of Rivermead was able to edge out John Taylor to take home the title. In the Women's Senior Championship, Diane Dolan's 76 was one better than Teri De Luis of Brockville to capture the Janet Matthew A Trophy.
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In Division A of the Women’s Intersectionals presented by Golf-O-Max, it was the host club of Brockville that emerged victorious. The 8-person team captured 32 of the possible 48 points in beating out Royal Ottawa, Carleton, and Rideau View.
In addition to Brockville, there were 13 other clubs who finished atop their divisions. For full results, click here.
Rideau View Captures OVGA Men's Intersectionals Title ... Again
Rideau View showed its stuff, once again winning the A Division of the OVGA Men's Intersectionals presented by Golf-O-Max beating out Rivermead, Ottawa Hunt, and Greyhawk. Rideau View will now host Rivermead, Ottawa Hunt, and Camelot (Division B Winner) in 2017 in its attempt to retain the title.
The OVGA Men's Instersectionals presented by Golf-O-Max saw 64 teams and over 700 golfers represent their clubs in a team match play competition within 16 divisions. For full results of all the divisions, click here.
Jared Coyle and Chloe Wilson Winners at Prescott Golf Club Prescott Golf Club was host to some great junior competition for OVGA Junior City & District Championships. In the boys’ division, Jared Coyle of Carleton Golf & Yacht Club fired a 1 over par 71 to win by one over Braden Wheeler (Perth) and Shawn Patterson (Prescott). In the girls’ division, Chloe Wilson of Mississippi took home the top prize with an 81. Other winners included:
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