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Inside the Wyndham Championship with Mark Brazil

he Wyndham Championship celebrates its 80th anniversary July 30-Aug. 4 at Sedgefield Country Club. Tournament Director Mark Brazil talks about the upcoming PGA event in the Q&A below:

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Last month in Triad Golf Today, you explained the Wyndham Rewards Top 10, a new $10 Million bonus pool going to the top-10 golfers in FedExCup points following the Wyndham Championship. It has only been one month but do you have a better idea of how it may affect the field this summer? “We now have something brand new for pros to consider when they’re looking at their late-summer schedule, but I still think it will be after the U.S. Open, mid-June, before guys start looking at where they are and how things might play out as we get closer to Wyndham week. In talking to players and agents, it’s definitely on players’ radar in a big way. It was good to hear Rory (McIlroy) speak very positively about the Wyndham Rewards Top 10 during the Wells Fargo Championship. Congratulations to our friends in Charlotte on another terrific Wells Fargo Championship. One of the things I’m really watching is the top-five of the FedExCup rankings, which is also the top five of the Wyndham Rewards Top 10, and how many points separate them. After Brooks Koepka won the PGA Championship and moved to second, the top-four players were separated by 400 points. If that’s the case entering the Wyndham, No. 4 can win the Wyndham and 500 FedExCup points, take the points lead and win the $2 Million bonus plus the $1.16 Million he’ll win for winning the Wyndham, so those are the kinds of things we’re watching. There are a 100 different scenarios that could happen, and I think they’re all real positive for us.”

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How has the re-stacked season been working out. Do you think the TOUR is happy with things so far? “I think the May date for the PGA worked out well for everybody…especially the PGA. It had more of a “U.S. Open feel” to it, and that’s positive. The golf course was built for long hitters – it’s a big-boy golf course. I

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think they got what they wanted with DJ and Brooks coming down to the end, they’re two of the biggest hitters out there, two of the top players in the world.”

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We’re inside two months until the Wyndham Championship – what’s going on with the tournament? “We’re putting in a lot of work on the houses we bought – we’re working on the yards, exteriors and interiors. We’re working with Sedgefield on a clearance for a new version of our main entrance so it’ll look a little different, and it’ll only get better over the next couple of years. We’re trying to improve the overall look and feel of the entrance. There’s a final two-month push for sponsor sales, and tickets went on sale at Ticketmaster.com earlier this month. We have a lot of new things taking shape right now that will be great for fans and sponsors, and we’re looking forward to unveiling them soon.”

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And a year ago, the golf course itself was recovering from that crazy winter we had. “Yeah we were freaking out a little bit at this time last year because the golf course had so much damage from the severe winter. This year, we didn’t have a bad winter so the golf course is in great shape – they just punched the entire course a couple

weeks ago so it’s coming back just in time for the AJGA Wyndham Invitational presented by BB&T (June 11-14). Bobby Powell, our operations director, and I used to work at the AJGA. Our AJGA event is the one Justin Thomas won as a 16-year-old so we get many of the best junior golfers in the world. What we end up seeing out of this group of kids every year is that a few end up getting sponsor exemptions into the Wyndham Championship when they turn professional. It ends up being a great recruiting tool for us and a great event for sports tourism and economic development with 100 families coming to Greensboro for a week, staying in our hotels and eating in our restaurants. We appreciate the great support we get from organizations around the Triad, especially BB&T, but also the Greensboro Convention & Visitors Bureau, the Greensboro Sports Foundation and other local organizations.”

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The list of Wyndham Invitational alumni on TOUR is really unbelievable. “It’s incredible! Guys like Brooks Koepka who just won the PGA Championship for his fourth Major championship win, Patrick Reed, Ricky Fowler, Justin Thomas, Jordan Spieth all played here as AJGA Junior golfers so it’s a big deal. We aren’t that far away from having 100 PGA TOUR golfers that played the Wyndham Invitational over the years. That’s impressive.” The 80th anniversary Wyndham Championship is July 30 – Aug. 4. Corporate hospitality options remain available; please visit: https://www.wyndhamchampionship.com/sponsorships/corporate-hospitality/. For more information or to purchase tickets, please visit www.wyndhamchampionship.com

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New Heights

First-year coach Kim Lewellen leads Wake Forest to second-place finish in NCAAs

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By DAVID DROSCHAK

s a first-team All-American golfer at the University of North Carolina in the early 1990s and more recently head women’s golf coach at Virginia for more than a decade, Kim Lewellen knows a thing or two about ACC rivalries. Lewellen is also accomplished at building winning collegiate programs, something she did at East Carolina and with the Cavaliers before taking over the Wake Forest program this season for longtime coaching legend Diane Dailey. Lewellen and her new team experi6

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enced the ultimate ACC rivalry in mid May when the Demon Deacons and Duke Blue Devils advanced to face each other in NCAA Championship match play in the state of Arkansas. In the end, the outcome was razor thin, with Duke coming out on top on the final hole of the final match – three of which went to extra holes. Although not winning the title, it was the highest finish in school history for Wake Forest, and signaled what may become a more intense rivalry with the seven-time national champion Blue Devils in the near future. Lewellen grew up in Raleigh, competing on the boys’ golf teams at

Millbrook High School and then powerhouse Broughton after she was transferred because of school redistricting. It made her a better and mentally tougher player, and she feels this year’s final push to the season and NCAA experience will harden her talented returning players, which includes All-American Emilia Migliaccio of Cary. Lewellen was entrenched at Virginia, taking the Cavaliers to nine NCAA appearances in her 11 seasons, but her move to Wake Forest last summer was an easy decision, she said. “It was just home for me, and Diane Dailey is one of my closest friends and has always been my mentor so she

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approached me with ‘hey, would you be interested in doing this?’” Lewellen said. “To follow such an icon in women’s golf was a great opportunity and she was there to help me in the transition -- it just became an obvious good fit.” However, for Lewellen it was a new team with new personalities. She remembers sitting down in her office – formally Dailey’s office – and looked around the room. “I kept every one of her photos in the office, and the reason was I was had competed against so many of the people in those pictures and they were

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New Heights from page 6 my friends, we played junior golf against each other and college golf together and even some professional golf together,” she said. “And once I had got into coaching I had recruited them so you learn to love all of these players in that process. I just looked at them and said to myself ‘I’m new at this school but I’m not new to the young ladies that had competed here.’ It wasn’t as unfamiliar as it could have been for me in a different circumstance because I was just transferring from one ACC to another ACC school.” There was another key component to the move south to the state of North Carolina, Lewellen’s husband and kids would remain in Charlottesville, Va., until after the NCAA Championship, so the new coach had months and months of alone time – time she ended up spending with her new team members. “I spent almost every moment of my free time with the team or with somebody from the team, going to dinner with them, or riding bikes around campus with them,” Lewellen said. “I was immediately thrown into their lives pretty frequently. They became my family that I didn’t have here. Once you get to know those young ladies and understand their personalities and you figure out what works best practice-wise, you watch and you observe, and you watch some more

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and observe some more, and figure out what parts of their games can get a little bit better, so as the year went on they continually got better and better and better, and the freshmen got older and older and more skilled.” After starting slowly in the fall season, Lewellen lead the Demon Deacons to three wins and three second-place finishes over the final six events dating to March, including the ACC Championship at Sedgefield. And while star Jennifer Kupcho stole most of the spotlight, Migliaccio emerged as one of the top-ranked college players in the nation, winning three times under the direction of Lewellen. “She (Lewellen) feels like my best friend,” Migliaccio said. “She is such an awesome person and coach. She’s so bubbly. We all talk about it, my teammates and I, when we reflect on the year. We didn’t know who was going to be coach after Dianne Dailey; she was so great. It was such a blessing that it was Kim because she’s really elevated our team. It’s been great.” Lewellen works with her golfer’s swings only if they ask. Migliaccio asked. “She started giving me a couple swing thoughts here and there and they were great,” the sophomore AllAmerican said. “It’s been a really cool experience to see how my ball striking has improved and become so consistent.”

Lewellen recruited Migliaccio while coaching at Virginia and had watched her play a lot of junior golf. In addition, Lewellen competed against Migliaccio’s mother in the NCAA tournament in 1993. “So we had a connection there immediately with the family,” Lewellen said. “Emilia is just a phenomenal player and an extremely hard worker. She is one of those players where there is never a day off and that shows in her game. She is a key component to this program. Emilia is going to be the heart of this team the next few years. Her work ethic is beyond anyone I‘ve ever seen.” Despite all the great moments for the program over the last two months, Lewellen had to deal with the heartbreak of the team falling one or two shots short of winning the national championship. Letizia Bagnoli, a freshman from Italy, ended up losing the final match when her second shot found the water. “The players actually managed that situation,” Lewellen said. “Sure, you could say hypothetically that shot lost the tournament but it did not. There were so many strokes from other players and so many things that could have turned the corner, like making a putt here or there, so it never comes down to that last shot like it looked like on TV, but that’s the excitement of TV isn’t it, but it’s none of that. And that’s what so good about this team, they immediately got together, huddled

and cried together, but they spent some time with each other and went through all the scenarios to make sure they all understood it’s a team effort whether you win or lose. Sometimes like in basketball that free throw shot doesn’t go in. “Our team manages these things among themselves very well and as coaches you allow them to do that because they have worked well as a unit all year, and then if you need to fill in and say anything that leaves no doubt then you will do that. But they have all been there before, either competing individually or playing team sports. They know the deal.” Bagnoli is just one of three international players in the starting lineup that also includes a golfer from China and Switzerland. Lewellen says she will continue to recruit along those lines, in additional to trying to find the best players in the states. “The international aspect fits very well at Wake Forest,” said she. “My philosophy has always been to ask myself “What does the student body look like?’ and try to mirror that with your team.” Lewellen will soon have more skin in the game at Wake Forest than just coaching the women’s golf team. Her son, a left-handed pitcher, has verbally committed to play baseball for the Demon Deacons in 2021. “How exciting is that?” she said.

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Alluring Rumbling Bald offers a cool place to hang out, take in 36 holes

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By DAVID DROSCHAK t’s fitting golf course architect Dan Maples spent some quality time with his legendary father Ellis Maples during the designing of Apple Valley at Rumbling Bald Resort, considering generations of families have for decades enjoyed special moments at the mountain retreat along with its splendid scenery and countless recreational offerings. The elder Maples enjoyed nothing more than walking his layouts during the construction phase, but failing health in the early 1980s prevented that from happening. So son Dan improvised, bulldozing a path so the two could drive through the proposed golf course property together. 10

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“Dad used to always tell me that walking is a slower pace and you can see more things,” Dan Maples said. “I remember taking him around Apple Valley in a Wagonaire because it was the first course that he didn’t get to walk.” A slower pace at the Lake Lure resort is contagious, with a stunning lake and beach, along with 36 holes of golf just the beginning of all the activities available for families to enjoy during the spring, summer and fall months. “I was thinking that maybe we should change the national symbol from the bald eagle to a squirrel because we’re all scurrying around all the time, running here and running there,” said Rumbling Bald Resort general manager Jeff Geisler, . “Part of our brain simply needs to shut down. The idea of smoking a cigar and watching the smoke billow up, that abil-

ity to kind of disconnect is a vibrant part of who we are. Rumbling Bald Resort is the antidote for all of that. The whole point of this resort is to get you outside – it is to get you to the lake, to get you on a boat, to get you hiking or on our two golf courses. We want you to reconnect with the things that make us human.” At less than 6,300 yards, the Bald Mountain course was designed in 1968 by William B. Lewis, and features five par-5s and five pars 3s to create a unique golfing experience in the shadows of a stoned-faced mountain. A scene from the movie Dirty Dancing was filmed on the 16th hole so make sure to bring your camera to capture this scenic photo opportunity. Remember, leave your driver in the bag on some of the shorter, tree-lined holes, while putts tend to break toward

Bald Mountain on these small greens. More than a decade later the two Maples designed Apple Valley, one of the better mountain courses in the state. “A second golf course at the resort made perfect sense because they have new people coming every week, which is great for golf course business,” Maples said. “What daddy and I liked about it was there was enough flat land to where you could get a golf course in. I’ve looked at 6,000 acres before in the mountains, and sure I could put a golf course in there for about $10-$15 million if you blast out enough rock you can build anything.” Apple Valley measures close to 6,800 yards and water comes into play on 12 of the 18 holes but is not overbearing. Some Continued on page 11 www.triadgolf.com


Rumbling Bald from page 10 of the apple trees from a large grove for which the course is named remains along the left side of the first hole. “I remember producing a golf shot analysis on Apple Valley to see what kind of golf course it was going to be and 75 percent of the shots were either level or downhill, which is a lot of hang time -- and everybody loves hang time so we always thought it would be a pretty popular golf course,” Dan Maples said. “So, threequarters of it played downhill, which is kind of unheard of in the mountains.” Rumbling Bald Resort on Lake Lure is modestly priced, offering condo rentals along the golf courses and house rentals that wind their way into the mountain setting. “We’re not here to do anything other than have families connect with each other, put the phone down, forget about the emails and enjoy what the resort has to offer,” Geisler said. Rumbling Bald Resort on Lake Lure is located in Rutherford County, which is also home to nearby Chimney Rock State Park. One little known fact about the county includes the minting of the first $1 gold coin in the United States in 1831. “We can’t turn the clock back on TV; we can’t turn the clock back on digital age -- not that we want to be because they have created so many wonderful things – but we’ve lost in a large way our ability to connect with the things that are most important,” added Geisler. “I hope people come to Rumbling Bald Resort on Lake Lure and just have time to sit on a chair outside of your house or condo and stare out into the forest and think about nothing. If you do that we’ve succeeded.”

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Overflowing with talent Broughton’s Fountain runs away with 4-A state title By DAVID DROSCHAK

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he Fountain name has been synonymous with golf talent in Raleigh for much of the last decade. First there was Richard Fountain, who went to Davidson and won a Southern Conference individual title. Then Preyer Fountain played golf at the University of North Carolina the last four years. Up next is little brother Peter Fountain, who just may be the best of the bunch.

Fountain, a junior from Raleigh Broughton, who verbally committed to play for the Tar Heels as a 15-year-old freshman, fired rounds of 69 and 68 to run away with the 4-A state high school men’s golf championship by eight strokes at Pinehurst No. 8. “It’s hard to compare them all, they are all good, I wouldn’t put any one of them over the other, but he’s the only one who has won the state championship,” Broughton coach Anderson Marlowe said of Peter Fountain as

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the youngest of the golfing brother trio. Meanwhile, on the team side, after four second-place finishes over the last nine years, Charlotte Myers Park finally captured that elusive team championship, edging out New Bern by two strokes. “You play well at tournaments and if somebody plays better you tip your cap, but definitely it’s a relief we finally got over the edge and got this one done,” said Myers Park coach Jason Lockwood. “And of course we had to sweat it out until the very end, until all the numbers were posted.” Fountain had some extra motivation heading into this year’s championship. He lost a playoff for the title last year on Pinehurst No. 6 to A.J. Beechler of Pinecrest. “There was definitely a chip on my shoulder, it was frustrating losing to A.J. last year but I was happy he won it because he’s one of my closest golf friends,” Fountain said. “It definitely made me more determined to win this one, losing in a playoff. This was awesome.” Fountain won the East Regional by three shots over New Bern’s Randall Hudson, and led him by one stroke going into the final 18 holes of the 4-A state championship. Hudson ended up fading with

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a 76, while Fountain went on a tear over a five-hole stretch midway through his round with birdies on four of five holes to at one point get to 5-under on his final round. He also eagled No. 12 to set himself apart from the field. “It was one of the better rounds of high school golf that I’ve ever seen,” Marlowe said of Fountain. “For two days, he was just solid as a rock. I think coming in he felt he should have won it last year and now he got it done so that’s awesome. “No question he did have a chip on his shoulder,” Marlowe added. ”We even talked about it some; I told him it was his to go get and he sure did.” Fountain has enjoyed battling it out on the links over the years with his older brothers. “It was fun growing up with them and playing with them because I wasn’t intimidated by anybody else since they were so good,” Fountain said. “They have made me better mentally; taught me how to work on my attitude and never let a bad shot get to me, to always focus on the next one. They’ve taught me a ton on that.” Only five sub-par rounds Continued on page 15 www.triadgolf.com


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were carded over the two days at Pinehurst No. 8, and Fountain owned two of them. “There was definitely pressure going into the final round with just a one shot lead,” he said. “But in the first round my only over par scores were a 3-putt and a 4-putt so I felt really good about my game. I was pretty confident that if limited those I could win it.” Fountain will finish high school early and head to Chapel Hill for the spring semester of 2020. Clayson Good of Durham Jordan shot 73-72 to finish second at 1-over par, while Middle Creek senior Jack Marcotte was another shot back and in a three-way tie for third. On the team side, a half-dozen teams were within 10 shots after the opening round with New Bern holding a two-shot lead over Myers Park. But Myers Park, who finished runner-up to Broughton by three shots last season, was able to rally for the close win with Cardinal Gibbons coming in third. “I knew we had a really good team coming into the season,” Lockwood said. “We were five deep and that gave us an advantage because a lot of schools only have four good players and their fifth guy doesn’t count a lot. My fourth player at this tournament was our low player. That helps when you have a team where your top four can come from anywhere.” A nervous Lockwood pulled out his cell phone and began calculating the outcome around the large scoreboard as the scores trickled in. “You hope you’re doing your math right,” he said about not getting too excited too early. “It’s joy for the kids,” Lockwood added. “It will be good to kind of let it settle in, but I’ve had a lot of good teams over the years that have missed by just a couple of shots and you feel bad for them, but eventually we were going to get the job done. This is like a celebration for all those teams.”

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New Golf Course in town

Colin Creek opens in Mocksville with new name, approach and amenities

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half century ago, Hickory Hill Golf Club debuted in Mocksville along Highway 64 and quickly became a popular local layout. Then, about 15 years ago, a new owner took over and renamed the golf course Lake Louise. After that owner passed away, the golf course began to lose its luster and eventually closed. Last year, half of the piece of property on one side of the 90-acre Lake Louise was sold to a pair of doctors, who have renovated the remaining 12 holes into a unique new layout that they recently reopened with the name Colin Creek Golf & Country Club. Dr. David Duncan, a WinstonSalem thoracic surgeon, who has

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lived in the area for 20 years, and Dr. Joel Edwards, a family practitioner in Davie County, purchased the club and made numerous renovations, with many more on the drawing board. Duncan said he had played the golf course through the years and had watched it deteriorate. When it closed, he began talking with several consultants about different options The new Colin Creek Golf & Country Club is a 12-hole layout, but the first six holes have multiple sets of tee boxes that allow the course to be played as 18 holes. So, golfers have the option of playing six, 12 or 18 holes. Among the best components of the new deal is the reasonable cost of the green fees. Golfers can walk 12 or 18 holes for $12, or they can take a golf cart for $3 every six holes. These prices are good every day of the week

and for all ages of player — juniors to seniors. A grand reopening cookout at Colin Creek Golf & Country Club took place in early May. Duncan took the opportunity to address a crowd of interested regulars and prospective members. “We wanted something that is very pretty and we wanted something that is very straightforward to play, that you can play in two hours,” Duncan told the crowd. “That’s the whole idea. People want to be able to play quick golf and get back home, and they want something that is cost effective. We have intentionally priced it very low.” Duncan said the golf course superintendent David Shelton had spent a lot of time educating him on what needed to be done during the transi-

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tion. One item was transforming sand traps into grass bunkers. Now, the golf course offers beautiful views of rolling fairways and immaculately prepped greens, along with a relaxing atmosphere. “Dave and I had a vision that we wanted to reopen this golf course and make it better if we could — improve the greens and fairways — and I think we’ve gone a long way towards that,” Duncan said. “We’re really focused on aesthetics. We still have a long way to go with the rough. “It’s a process. It’s going to take us a few years with a good fertilization plan and David’s leadership to get back to where we really want it to be. He’s been very encouraging.” In addition, Justin Draughn Construction added a beautiful

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Colin Creek from page 18 Pavilion at Colin Creek. A new restaurant at Colin Creek G&CC called 64 Bistro, which is owned and operated by Michael Burton and run by chef Ryan Krige, now offers casual and fine dining, with optional seating in the renovated clubhouse’s spacious dining room or the outside pavilion, which is also available for event rentals to host weddings, birthday parties or other large gatherings. I’ve known Michael (Burton) for 10 years, since I did surgery on his dad,” Duncan said. “We had talked about trying to open up a restaurant here. He has a great vision on that and he’s an excellent cook.” The restaurant will be open for lunch and dinner featuring a full menu that includes barbeque, brisket, ribs, chicken, smoked wings, fish, tacos, salads and wraps. There will also be live music played at night during the weekends. “We’re going to serve good, quality food cooked with a lot of passion and a lot of love,” Burton said. The new Colin Creek G&CC ownership group is offering a membership deal: $600 for a family and $500 for an individual, where the initial membership has to be a two-year commitment. This fee includes unlimited golf — paying for a golf cart — along with unlimited use of the driving range and a 10 percent discount on food and beverage at 64 Bistro. On the drawing board at Colin Creek is a health park that is open to the public, with walking and biking trails that interconnect with the golf course, a children’s park and exercise area, as well as an adult physical fitness area and a dog park. There are

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also plans to construct a dock for boating, canoes and kayaks, as well as fishing from the embankments. Colin Creek G&CC also has a swimming pool and tennis courts that are currently in need of repair before possibly reopening. “I’ve been asked about the swimming pool by everybody,” Duncan said. “‘Are you going to open the pool back?’ I would love to open the pool back, but there’s got to be a business component to justify doing that. “When this golf course opened in 1968, they had 320 members right off the bat, so I’m hoping we can get to

200,” Duncan said. “If we can get to 250 members, we will open the pool. We have to get back to the type of membership we had in 1968.” The club has a new name, a new look and new owners who have a renewed commitment to providing the value of a great product to the community. “My vision is to make this a true community facility — full families, churches, youth groups,” Duncan said. Julius Suiter — a popular, retired Davie High School principal and coach with many years of mentoring and supporting youth in Davie — runs the club as the general manager. “I can

guarantee you this golf course would have never re-opened without Julius and his persistence and staying on top of things,” Duncan said. “He’s been a great asset to the community. We absolutely love him for what he did getting all this set up.” Suiter was an original member of Hickory Hill in 1968. He said he is especially proud of the new Colin Creek G&CC. “It’s very exciting what we’ve got going on here,” Suiter said. “We need to spread the word that we are open and that there’s a new golf course in town.”

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Three Alamance County teams come up short in 3-A championship

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astern Alamance came into the 3-A men’s golf tournament at Foxfire Resort and Golf Club with high expectations. The Eagles had won the Mideast Regional at Keith Hills Golf Club with a 299 total and expected to contend for the state title. But they struggled to a 324 in the first round at Foxfire and were in sixth place after day one out of 12 teams. However, the Eagles rebounded with a 312, the second best team score in the final round, to claim fourth place. “I was proud of how they finished,” said Eastern Alamance coach J.T. Kirby. “We got off to a slow start in the first round. I think nerves played a little bit of a factor.” Kirby gave his team a realistic goal to shoot for in the final round. “We looked at how far behind we were,” he said. “I told the guys I’m not going to sugarcoat it. The odds aren’t great to go out there and win the thing. We were 18 shots out of second place so, hey, that’s our goal. Let’s shoot for that one. I told them to make a personal goal for yourself and go and do this for our team.” The Eagles were led by junior Nick Mathews who shot 81-72 – 153 to tie for 11th place in the individual standings. Sophomore Caden Baker shot 75-80 – 155. “Nick and Caden have the ability to go out any day and go under par,” Kirby said. “They both work at the game extremely hard. They do a good job of knowing how they have to play and they have a good plan going into it. I think that leads to their success. I’m glad they’re coming back.” Senior Zane Ector, who won the Mideast Regional with a 73, shot 82-76 – 158 for the Eagles and fellow senior Kameron Jones had 86-84 – 170. The Eagles finished fifth in the state in 2018 and were expecting to have another successful season. “You’ve got those expectations on you, especially our seniors,” Kirby said. “At times, you tend to press. It’s disappointing we didn’t have the kind of finish that we wanted but you can’t take away from what our seniors have done. “This is the most successful golf team we’ve had in our school history. I’m very proud of that and all their accomplishments.” Alamance County was well represented in the state tournament with three teams making the field. Besides Eastern Alamance, Williams High of Burlington shot 650 to place eighth and 22

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Western Alamance was 10th with a 675. They were the top three finishers in the Mideast Regional. “Our county had three teams here so that was pretty cool,” said Williams golfer Garrett Clark. “I was cheering for Eastern Alamance. They have a really good team. I was hoping they could get it done.” Clark, a junior, was playing in the state tournament for the third straight year. He finished fifth as a freshman and third last year. So, he was disappointed to shoot 74-78 – 152 and tie for ninth place this year. “I wanted to get it done but I fell off this year,” Clark said. “I like the golf course; I just didn’t play too hot. I just made a few dumb mistakes and I just never got the putter rolling. Hopefully, next year is the year.” His most costly shot of the final round happened on the 11th hole where he had a wedge into the par 4. “I hit one of my best wedge shots of the day but I misjudged the wind,” he said. The ball dropped into the water in front of the green and led to a double bogey. A gusty wind created problems for the players both days of the tournament. “The wind was a big factor,” said Williams coach Tommy Cole. “I can’t remember when it was this bad. It was almost as bad as beach golf at times.” Cole has led his team to the state tournament in 25 of his 35 years as the golf coach at Williams. “We wanted to move up,” he said. “We bettered ourselves by eight shots. But you’ve got to play well both days.” Clark was hoping the Bulldogs would do better than their eighth place finish. “I thought we could be kind of a sleeper team here,” Clark said. “I think we were capable of it but we just didn’t play how we could.” Besides Clark, sophomore Garrett Hauk will return for the Bulldogs next year. He shot 78-79 – 157. The other two scorers for Williams were seniors Ellis Hawks who shot 87-80 – 167 and Alex Pardue (90-84 – 174). Western Alamance’s showing was impressive because it has such a young team with two freshmen and a sophomore. It was led by freshman Jake Clayton who shot 78-84 – 162. The team’s other scorers were sophomore Jack Dockrill (85-79 – 164), senior Spencer Wood (88-85 – 173) and freshman Brad Grajzar (86-92 – 178). Clayton’s Brady Hooks won the individual 3-A. www.triadgolf.com


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Draper

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J

ay Dee Draper is experiencing a homecoming of sorts with his recent hire as golf professional at Forest Park Country Club in Martinsville, Va. Draper, 42, assumed the role May 1 and said he wants to help return the course to its former glory, to the days in the 1990s when he played there as a member of the golf team at nearby Martinsville High School. “This was our Sedgefield, our Greensboro Country Club,” Draper said, comparing Forest Park to some of the more elite courses in the Triad. “At one time, this was the equal to any course around.” Measuring 6,624 yards, Forest Park was designed by Gene Hamm, a Raleigh native known for designing courses in North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Tennessee and New York. Though it was once a thriving place to play, Forest Park had more recently fallen on hard times. There hasn’t been a head professional at the course since 2004. The greens and fairways had both reached the stage where they needed plenty of work. The decline, say those involved in the revitalization, wasn’t the result of a lack of effort on the part of the staff as much it was because of a downturn in membership at Forest Park. The membership decline was symbolic of troubles in the Martinsville economy. Less members means less money to keep things top notch. “It has been a struggle, for sure,” said Chris Clark, a member of the Forest Park board of directors and chairman of the committee that selected Draper. But in his next breath, Clark emphasized, “In the last six months, we’ve seen a huge, huge comeback.” He said the goal of everyone at Forest Park is to return the facility to a healthy country club and golf course. Volunteers are helping in numerous instances and club officials are working to pay down a debt that had grown over the years. Clark said he thinks Draper will play a big role in realizing the dreams of returning Forest Park to a healthy, viable country club. He and Draper have known one another for decades and were once teammates on the golf team at Carlisle School, a private institution in Martinsville.

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The Forest Park clubhouse sits on a hill looking down on the course below. “He’s very friendly, really a thinker,” Clark said. “Jay Dee brings ideas to the table. I know it’s cliché, but he really thinks outside-the-box.” Draper said he appreciates the kind words and agrees they’re already making headway in remaking Forest Park the country club and course it once was. “The course is returning to good shape,” Draper said. “We’re trying to build membership. We’re trying some new things that haven’t been tried in the area.” Clinics for junior golfers, veterans and women are part of the plans for Forest Park. Draper is a cancer survivor, having been diagnosed with lymphoma in 2005. He plans a tournament soon at Forest Park to raise money for cancer research. Meanwhile, the Aaron Kovac Memorial Golf Tournament held there in mid-May was a huge success with 55 teams participating and proceeds going to help invigorate interest in junior golf in the Martinsville area. Green fees have been sliced to $20 on weekdays and $26 on weekends to lure more golfers to the course. The

price of club memberships has also been cut with a special for those under the age of 40 and a special on family memberships. “Promotion,” Draper said, “is a big thing.” Draper has an interesting background. His father, David, was an area coaching legend and was for years golf coach at Martinsville High School. Though Jay Dee attended Martinsville, he eventually transferred to and graduated from nearby Carlisle, where he and Clark were teammates. After graduating high school, Draper attended Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte where he played on the golf team. After being out of school a few years, he enrolled at Winston-Salem State University where he also played golf. Draper isn’t the kind of guy to brag on himself, but noted he won the 2011 Winston-Salem State University Invitational Golf Tournament by seven strokes, which if isn’t a record, surely comes close. In recent years he has worked as a PGA apprentice at Rick Murphy Golf Academy in Greensboro, served as site

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coordinator for The First Tee of the Triad and been an instructor for We Teach Golf. Draper thanks almost everyone on the staff at Rick Murphy Golf Academy for playing a role in his successes. “They’re a great bunch to work with,” he said. Draper also has nothing but kind words for the staff at Forest Park, and for those who gave him the opportunity he’s now seizing upon. He offered especial words of gratitude to Clark, George Casey, the club’s president, Scott Shytle, the general manager, and Mary Pickett, the finance manager. Others speak equally highly of Draper. “Jay Dee has a passion for golf and gets along well with people, which is a good combination,” said Jack Lewis, an instructor at Rick Murphy Golf Academy and former head golf coach at Wake Forest University. “He’s got a passion, and in order to be successful, you’ve got to have a passion.”

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Mebane city employees share the glory at Mill Creek

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olf’s the perfect vehicle to get folks who work together to play together. Collecting holes-in-one is an added bonus. “It’s a chance for city employees and city council members to get together once a week to play nine holes of golf after work,” said Aaron Davis, Recreation and Parks Director for the City of Mebane. “It’s an opportunity to get to know somebody you maybe have never met before.” Davis was one of two players in an outing at Mill Creek Golf Club on May 7 to hit a perfect shot. Jon Pendergraph, from the utilities department, was the other. By all accounts, the aces came within minutes of each other. In the shotgun start, Davis started on No. 3 and aced the 8th hole. Pendergraph started on No. 1 and aced the 4th hole. City manager David Cheek wasn’t a participant in the competition that day but he had a cart and was riding among the groups. “The city manager rolled up behind and asked how’s it going and I told him

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I think I just made a hole-in-one. And he said Jon had just made one on the 4th hole.” Pendergraph didn’t know he would have to share the day’s big story until he arrived back at the clubhouse. It was Davis’ fourth hole-in-one and the first for Pendergraph. Davis was in a group with Keith Withers and Raymond Sharpe when he hit a pitching wedge on the 135-yard hole. Pendergraph used a 9-iron for his 135yard shot with Kurt Pearson, Tony Morris and Steve Fogelman in his foursome. Other aces reported to Triad Golf Today since our May issue are as follows: George Entz of Winston-Salem, May 20, Olde Homeplace GC. No. 16, 209 yards, driver. Playing partners: Mike Berry, Howard Swicegood.

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Joey Sizemore of Pine Hall, May 19, Jamestown Park GC. No. 8, 160 yards, 7-iron. Playing partners: Ty Palmer, Mike Palmer, Greg Cox. His sixth ace. Jeff Stone of Reidsville, May 19, Cheraw State Park GC. No. 8, 133 yards, 8-iron. Playing partners: Tony Burtt, Wayne Ferrell, Danny Daniel. His first ace. Kenneth Tysinger of Jamestown, May 18, Country Hills GC. No. 7, 155 yards, 8-iron. Playing partners: Kevin Williams, Kevin Karpinski, Scott Chase. His first ace. Mike Wager of King, May 18, Lexington GC. No. 11, 170 yards, 8-iron. Playing partners: Allen Rider, Jonathan Jenkins, Jason Fulp. His first ace. John Martin of Greensboro, May 17, Greensboro National GC. No. 4, 140 yards, 4-hybrid. Playing partners: Mike Ballard, John Halley, Doug Coley. His first ace. Jim “Pinky” Clifton of Axton, Va., May 13, Chatmoss CC. No. 2, 117 yards, 5-hybrid. Playing partners: Donnie Grant, Garland Keatts, Ron Shupe. His first ace. Duane King of Reidsville, May 9, Country Hills GC. No. 9, 151 yards, 5-hybrid. Playing partners: Jimmy Vogler, Paul Talley, Hassel Priddy. His second ace. Vernon Motley of Reidsville, May 8, Monroeton GC. No. 14, 112 yards, sand wedge. Playing partners: Doug Settle, Darryl Parris. His second ace.

Art Milhous of Winston-Salem, May 7, Olde Homeplace GC. No. 3, 122 yards, pitching wedge. Playing partners: Dave Taylor, Buddy Brown. His second ace. Jeff Campbell of Greensboro, May 4, Greensboro National GC. No. 16, 160 yards, 5-iron. Playing partner: John Patterson. His first ace. Scott Cardwell of Ruffin, May 2, Oak Hills GC. No. 15, 165 yards, 9-iron. Playing partners: Charlie Barton, Phillip Page. His first ace. Breanna Wagster of Granite Falls, May 1, Tanglewood Reynolds. No. 12, 123 yards, 7-iron. Playing partners: Jake Riley, Addison Cheek. First ace. Ron Tapscott, April 25, Holly Ridge GL. No. 16, 154 yards, 7-iron. Playing partners: Parker Whitt, Mark Lewis, David Frye. His third ace. Ida Burdick of McLeansville, April 24, Crooked Tree GC. No. 11, 127 yards, driver. Playing partner: Michael Burdick. First ace for Ida, age 86. Doug Dillon of Asheboro, April 24, Asheboro Municipal GC. No. 7. 100 yards, 9-iron. Playing partners: Tommas Combs, Barry Morgan, Terje Karlsen. His third ace. Robert Adkins of Mayodan, April 3, Dan Valley GC. No. 10, 119 yards, pitching wedge. Playing partners: Melvin Dodson, Keith James, Roger James. His second ace.

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A Father’s Day to remember in the Sandhills Striking the Payne Pose

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To me, Stewart was more than fancy By BETSEY MITCHELL outfits and major victories. He was an understated gentleman of the game. He’s he year Payne was making history as it really been 20 years since on the 18th at Pinehurst, we were Payne Stewart won the U.S. Open one of those guys Bets that I’m sure players would loved to be paired with. If Stewart still in Ohio dreaming of the days at Pinehurst No. 2? was in your group you knew it was going when we could play golf in the Carolinas. As I approach 60 I have started to to be a good day, even if everyone shot 75. The dream came true in 2000 when “re-remember” certain things that have More than a decade ago now I had we began our North Carolina journey at happened over the years, but that Father’s St. James Plantation. I thought we had hit Day in 1999 remains crystal clear to myself the honor of playing the golf course in Missouri that honors the life of Stewart the big time until we decided to play the and I’m sure thousands more who were and it’s one of the best layouts you can Couples Carousel at Mid wedged shoulder-to-shoulder around the play, designed by fellow Pines. 18th green. friend Bobby Clampett The morning we I can’t forget how cold it was on that and Chuck Smith – drove up to that entrance foggy June day, an unusual weather patI could feel the pines shartern for the Sandhills, or Stewart cutting off ironically two North Carolinians. If you are ing their stories. Many the sleeves of his vest to get comfortable thinking of a golf vacation, mock my feelings about en route to a dramatic victory over Phil I recommend heading to property. I have Mickelson, whose face was uplifted by the Branson to play this gem. DUELING DIVOTS that always said, “It has good hands of Stewart, telling his playing partner Each hole has a placard ghosts.” what a wonderful dad he was going to be. depicting part of Stewart’s life accomplishIn those early days, I still hadn’t been They are threads that will forever tie ments. It’s like a walking museum honorto Pinehurst Resort… certainly heard Stewart to Pinehurst Resort and vice versa. ing the home state hero. about it. I’m always shocked when I tell I still can’t step into the Pinehurst Pinehurst couldn’t have honored folks I’m from Pinehurst and they ask, clubhouse without thinking of Stewart’s Stewart any better. Each Sunday the pin “Where’s that?” tragic passing a few months after his placement is set in the exact location where The day came when I had my first U.S. Open win in North Carolina, or how Stewart sank his winning 15-foot putt. And visit to Pinehurst Resort. I have this clear much the golf world misses his larger than his leg kick and fist pump life-sized statue life personality. Can you imagine what sits in the shadows of the turtle back green memory of walking around the bend of the western portico and seeing the Stewart’s influence would have been on the where history was made – and remains expanse of the putting green. Champions Tour? one of my vivid golf memories.

By DAVID DROSCHAK

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In those days there were the starting holes of No. 3 & No. 5. This land has since been reworked into The Cradle, a marvelous and entertaining hour (or less) of golf that everyone should try. We eventually moved to Pinehurst and joined the ranks of Pinehurst Country Club several years ago. Payne Stewart’s posing statue dominates the view to the left of the 18th green. It is common to see a bird using his raised fist as a perch. I’m sure he wouldn’t mind. One of my regular pleasures is to watch all sorts of folks attempting to mimic Payne’s joyous kick and fist pump. More than one has taken a tumble in the attempt. Better yet is to step up and ask the gang trying to get a souvenir photo for everyone in the group. “Would you like me to take a picture of all of you together?” “Oh, wow! Yes, please.” It takes a while, but I wait until they have all figured out how to hold the pose long enough to get the money shot. I have many golf memories. The one I don’t have and have many times wished it could have been; one round with my dad. That would have been somethin’.

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Guilford’s run for DIII title ends seven shots short

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By STEVE WILLIAMS uilford’s bid for its third NCAA Division III national championship ended a few shots short –

again. The Quakers finished third this time at Keene Trace Golf Club in Kentucky as their 1181 total was seven shots off the pace of Illinois Wesleyan and four back of Huntingdon College. It marked Guilford’s fourth straight top-eight NCAA finish. The Quakers have placed ninth or better in 13 of their last 20 Division III Tournament appearances with nine Addison Manring top-five efforts. The Quakers won D-3 titles in 2002 and 2005. There were 42 teams in the field but it turned out to be a three-team race. Fourthplace Concordia was 12 behind Guilford. Methodist University, which won the national title a year ago, settled for fifth place, 23 shots off the pace.

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Coty Hearn, Bassett, Va. Brantley Phillips, Greensboro Addison Manring, Stoneville Andrew Johnson, Millers Creek Scott Campbell, Kernersville Addison Manring, Stoneville Basil Boyd, Martinsville Tripp Summerlin, Summerfield Thomas Walsh, High Point Nicholas Lyerly, Salisbury Andrew Moon, Danville, Va. Hunter Shelton, Dry Fork, Va. Brantley Phillips, Greensboro Coty Hearn, Bassett, Va.

Patrick Henry CC Methodist Guilford Surry CC Greensboro College Guilford Sewanee UNC Wilmington Virginia UNCG Fayetteville State Ferrum Methodist Patrick Henry CC

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75-75 68-72-74 73-72-72-77 80-79 71-71-76 77-74-77 80-74-69 76-72-67 71-72-68 68-72-72 84-85-78 85-75-73 78-76-74-76 77-77-80-82

NJCAA District J Championship (April 23-24) USA South Conference Championship (April 25-27) NCAA Division III Championship (May 14-17) NJCAA District J Championship (April 23-24) USA South Conference Championship (April 25-27) ODAC Championship (April 28-30) SAA Conference Championship (April 26-28) NCAA Athens Regional (May 13-15) NCAA Stanford Regional (May 13-15) NCAA Stanford Regional (May 13-15) PGA Minority Championship DII (May 10-12) ODAC Championship (April 28-30) NCAA Division III Championship (May 14-17) NJCAA Division II Championship (May 21-24)

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Madison Harriman, High Point Jocelyn Andrews, Haw River Carley Cox, China Grove

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83-74 83-76 74-71-73

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This chart lists players from the Triad Golf Today coverage area who finished in the top half of a field in collegiate events of at least two rounds played April 25-May 24.

Illinois Wesleyan and Huntingdon began the final round tied for the 54-hole lead, just two shots ahead of Guilford. It remained close for the first 12 holes before Wesleyan and Huntingdon pulled away. Guilford was coming off a disappointing second-place finish in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference tournament when Washington & Lee surged from behind in the final round at Bryan Park’s

Champions Course with a sizzling 6-under-par charge. At the nationals, it was Illinois Wesleyan that made the move in the fourth round, especially over the final six holes where they played 2-under. It was Wesleyan’s first national golf title. Guilford had three of the top nine individual finishers. Junior James Mishoe of Cary placed fifth at 292; Josh Hill,

Guilford’s only senior, tied for sixth at 293 and Addison Manring, a sophomore from Stoneville, tied for ninth at 294. Manring was tied for fourth after posting 73-72-72 but he slipped to a 77 in the final round. Sophomore Louis Lambert came through with a second-round 72 and a fourth-round 74 to help the Quakers and Jack Lee, another sophomore, counted a first-round 75 and a fourth-round 77.

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Junior Golf Scoreboard NCHSAA 4A Men's Golf State Championship Pinehurst CC No. 8 Pinehurst, NC May 13-14, 2019 Team Championship 1 Myers Park 301-303--604 2 New Bern 299-307--606 3 Cardinal Gibbons 306-303--609 4 Broughton 306-304--610 4 Pinecrest 304-306--610 6 R.J. Reynolds 309-306--615 Individual Championship – 6,694 1 Peter Fountain, Broughton 69-68--137 2 Clayson Good, Jordan 73-72--145 3 Jack Marcotte, Middle Creek 75-71--146 3 Blake Brantley, R.J. Reynolds 74-72--146 3 Randall Hudson, New Bern 70-76--146 Selected Others 10 Andrew Plate, Page 74-75--149 20 Shuford Edwards, Page 79-74--153 31 Logan Fant, R.J. Reynolds 77-79--156 35 Bennett Fant, R.J. Reynolds 80-77--157 40 Zach Brown, R.J. Reynolds 81-78--159 44 Kieren Smith, East Forsyth 79-81--160 52 Mack Pearsall, Page 82-79--161 55 Michael Blair, Northwest Guilford 78-84--162 55 William Ambro, Page 85-78--163 63 Benjamin Rightsell, Page 82-83--165 63 Ethan Nicholls, West Forsyth 82-83--165 70 Jack Boyer, Ragsdale 90-79--169

3A Men's Golf State Championship Foxfire Resort and GC Jackson Springs, NC May 13-14, 2019 Team Championship 1 Charlotte Catholic 293-306--599 2 Clayton 306-314--620 3 Marvin Ridge 316-314--630 4 Eastern Alamance 324-312--636 5 J.H. Rose 315-322--637 5 South Brunswick 319-318--637 Individual Championship - 6,755 1 Brady Hooks, Clayton 70-74--144 2 Jack Heath, Charlotte Catholic 69-78--147 2 Drew Hackett, Charlotte Catholic 72-75--147 Selected Others 5 Colby Patterson, East Rowan 76-73--149 9 Garrett Clark, Williams 74-78--152 11 Nick Mathews, Eastern Alamance 81-72--153 15 Sam Davidson, Asheboro 76-78--154 21 Caden Baker, Eastern Alamance 75-80--155 25 Noah Connor, Rockingham 77-79--156 27 Garrett Hauk, Williams 78-79--157 29 Zane Ector, Eastern Alamance 82-76--158 29 Bo Bolick, Southwest Guilford 78-80--158 37 Bennett Wooten, Mt. Tabor 76-84--160 39 Jake Clayton, Western Alamance 78-84--162

43 Jack Dockrill, Western Alamance 85-79--164 45 Brooks Kennedy, Mt. Tabor 80-86--166 46 Ellis Hawks, Williams 87-80--167 57 Kameron Jones, Eastern Alamance 86-84--170 64 Spencer Wood, Western Alamance 88-85--173 67 Alex Pardue, Williams 90-84--174 71 Ogden Kirk, Mt. Tabor 88-89--177 72 Brad Grajzar, Western Alamance 86-92--178 76 Wesley Page, Western Alamance 86-94--180 78 Andrew Teague, Mt. Tabor 91-91--182 80 Tolar Ray, Eastern Alamance 89-99--188 81 Austin Tervelt, Williams 91-102—193

2A Men's Golf State Championship Longleaf Golf and Family Club Southern Pines, NC May 13-14, 2019 Team Championship 1 Lake Norman Charter 310-307--617 2 Midway 323-325--648 3 West Lincoln 338-334--672 4 East Lincoln 339-336--675 5 Forbush 343-335--678 Individual Championship - 6,709 1 Logan Patrick, Midway 71-74--145 2 Chase Clayton, West Stanly 76-71--147 3 Ian Johnson, Lake Norman Charter 73-78--151 3 Jake Clodfelter Wheatmore, 78-73--151 Selected Others 5 Tyler Partee, Ledford 76-76--152 9 Quinton Metz, Wilkes Central 78-76--154 14 Cayden Bryner, Oak Grove 78-79--157 14 Nick Henderson, Trinity 82-75--157 14 Brodie Perry, Wheatmore 77-80--157 24 Hank Robins, Salisbury 82-81--163 28 Andrew Jackson, South Rowan 78-86--164 30 Carson Davis, Forbush 81-85--166 33 Corey Williams, Forbush 84-84--168 36 Sinjun Southard, Forbush 89-81--170 37 Connor Lineberry, Randleman 85-86--171 39 Noah Ritch, Providence Grove 90-82--172 42 Jacob Thompson, Forbush 89-85--174 55 Cole Hinkle, Forbush 92-88--180 55 Andrew Brock, Providence Grove 92-88--180 65 Jacob Wright, Wheatmore 94-93--187 68 Wes Hodgin, Wheatmore 93-98--191 68 Zach Ashburn, Providence Grove 99-92--191 72 Ashton Hinshaw, 103-97--200 Providence Grove 76 Brett Breedlove, Providence Grove 101-104--205 81 Adam Seiple, Wheatmore 116-114--230

1A Men's Golf State Championship Pinehurst Country Club No. 6 Pinehurst, NC May 13-14, 2019 Team Championship 1 Community School of Davidson 335-326--661 2 East Surry 338-340--678 3 Franklin Academy 351-342--693

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4 Raleigh Charter 363-333--696 5 East Wilkes 370-347--717 Individual Championship - 6,634 1 Caleb Surratt, Union Academy 72-71--143 2 Addison Beam, Highland Tech 73-71--144 3 Christian Jarrell, 76-75--151 Community School of Davidson Selected Others 6 Sam Nester, Mount Airy 76-79--155 7 Stephen Spencer, Uwharrie Charter 74-83--157 10 Landon Barnes, East Surry 80-84--164 10 James Owings, Elkin 82-82--164 12 Sam Haggas, Bishop McGuinness 82-83--165 23 Bradley Davis, East Surry 85-86--171 27 Hutson Hall, East Wilkes 89-85--174 28 Jais Norman, East Wilkes 90-85--175 28 Jason Moore, East Surry 87-88--175 34 Micah Caudill, East Wilkes 90-90--180 38 Barrett Dozier, Uwharrie Charter 93-89--182 46 Zeke Bruner, East Surry 93-95--188 53 Mason Absher, East Wilkes 107-87--194 58 McKennon Byrd, East Wilkes, 101-95--196 61 Camden Walker, Uwharrie Charter 97-103--200 70 Don Johnson, Uwharrie Charter 105-100--205 77 Coleton Christian, 117-98--215 Uwharrie Charter

PKBGT Gate City Classic Greensboro, NC Forest Oaks CC May 18-19, 2019 Prep North Carolina - 5727 1 Alyssa Cox, Mount Airy 73-75--148 2 Emily Brubaker, Raleigh 73-75--148 3 Macie Burcham, Greensboro 74-77--151 Selected Others 6 Kayla Dowell, Mebane 78-75--153 7 Haley Baker, Halifax 77-77--154 11 Victoria Cook, Reidsville 84-71--155 12 Gabriela Cruz, High Point 78-79--157 19 Caroline Isaacson, Greensboro 75-84--159 20 Morgan Ketchum, Winston-Salem 79-81--160 20 Trinity Muthomi, Kernersville 82-78--160 20 Anna Howerton, Kernersville 80-80--160 24 Kyleigh Harnsberger, Advance 78-83--161 25 Victoria Ladd, Greensboro 85-78--163 26 Abbey Baker, Halifax 83-82--165 31 Chloe Crane, Greensboro 89-86--175

Imperial Girls Classic Blythewood, SC Columbia CC May 4-5, 2019 Futures National - 4737 1 Taylor Burch, Elgin SC 2 Reagan Folk, Madison GA 3 Elizabeth Lohbauer, Huntersville 3 Ella Stalvey, Blythewood SC

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TRIAD’S TOP 10 JUNIOR GOLFERS Boys (High School, graduation year) 1 Nicholas Mathews, Mebane (Eastern Alamance HS, 2020) 2 Garrett Clark, Burlington (Williams HS, 2020) 3 Charlie Barr, Salisbury (Cannon School, 2021) 4 Landon Barnes, Pilot Mountain (East Surry, 2020) 5 Noah Connor (Rockingham County HS, 2019) 6 Sam Davidson, Asheboro (Asheboro HS, 2020) 7 Blake Brantley, Winston-Salem (RJ Reynolds HS, 2020) 8 Andrew Plate, Greensboro (Page HS ,2021) 9 Caden Baker, Mebane (Eastern Alamance HS, 2021) 10 Zach Brown, Advance (Reynolds, 2019)

Girls (High School, graduation year) 1 Sasha Hayes, Winston-Salem (Reagan HS, 2019) 2 Kayla Smith, Burlington (Williams, 2019) 3 Mallory Fobes, East Bend (Forbush, 2019) 4 Riley Hamilton, Reidsville (Rockingham County, 2020) 5 Macie Burcham, Greensboro (Wesleyan Christian Academy, 2021) 6 Morgan Ketchum, Winston-Salem (Reagan HS, 2022) 7 Victoria Cook, Reidsville (Rockingham HS, 2020) 8 Victoria Ladd, Greensboro (Northern Guilford HS, 2019) 9 Kayla Dowell, Mebane (Alamance Christian, 2021) 10 Trinity Muthomi, Kernersville (East Forsyth HS, 2022)

Source: Tarheel Youth Golf Association as of 5/19 Selected Others 5 Ellen Yu, High Point

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Carolina’s Classic Sanford, NC Carolina Trace CC April 27-28, 2019 Bell National - 5972 1 Deborah Spair, Raleigh 77-76--153 2 Caroline Crumrine, Wilmington 75-80--155 3 Paris Fieldings, Suffolk, VA 77-79--156 Selected Others 4 Morgan Ketchum, Winston-Salem 74-83--157 11 Victoria Cook, Reidsville 82-84--166 15 Macie Burcham, Greensboro 80-88--168 Futures National - 5273 1 Ellen Yu, High Point 76-80--156 1 Anna Howerton, Kernersville 80-76--156 3 McKenzie Daffin, Fayetteville 73-85--158 Selected Others 18 Elli Flinchum, Summerfield 87-91--178 27 Monica R Solis, Clemmons 117-98--215

PKBGT Masters Greenville, NC Greenville CC April 6-7, 2019 Bell National - 6020 1 Amanda Sambach, Davidson 67-67-71--205 2 Kendall Turner, Chesapeake VA 81-73-69--223 3 Adrian Anderson, Murrels Inlet SC 7 7-77-76--230 Selected Others 17 Victoria Cook, Reidsville 84-81-77--242

25 Morgan Ketchum, Winston-Salem 84-84-81--249 29 Kyleigh Harnsberger, Advance 90-81-83--254 Prep Preview - 5800 1 Sydney Hackett, Ashburn VA 78-74--152 2 Megan Morris, Cary 77-80--157 3 Abby Franks, Roebuck SC 79-79--158 Selected Others 19 Caroline Isaacson, Greensboro 89-87--176 Futures National - 5218 1 Sophie Lauture, Raleigh 82-77--159 2 Grace Ridenour, Cary 80-80--160 3 Josephine Nguyen, Springfield VA 79-84--163 Selected Others 21 Leah Edwards, Greensboro 98-89--187

Cape Fear Classic Wilmington, NC CC of Landfall at UNCW March 23-24, 2019 Bell National - 5824 1 Kendall Turner, Chesapeake VA 75-72--147 2 Caroline Crumrine, Wilmington 79-79--158 3 Megan Kanaby, Chapel Hill 86-76--162 Selected Others 8 Emelia Pack, Browns Summit 88-81--169 10 Victoria Ladd, Greensboro 91-80--171 Futures National - 5168 1 Regan Clifford, Mount Pleasant SC 75-78--153 2 Paige Warren, Baltimore MD 83-74--157 3 Faith Garcia, Suffolk VA 81-77--158 Selected Others 31 Monica R Solis, Clemmons 107-97--204

East Surry finishes second in 1-A State Championship

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fter missing out on the team competition last year, East Surry returned to the 1-A state men’s high school golf championship this season and finished second at Pinehurst Resort No. 6 course. East Surry trailed by just three shots heading into round two, but fell off the pace and finished 17 shots behind winner Community School of Davidson. Landon Barnes was the top individual for East Surry, carding rounds of 80 and 84 to tie for 10th place, while freshmen Chase Harris and Bradley Davis turned in top 25 scores. Barnes finished tied for seventh last year. “Having the two freshmen playing in

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spots 2-3 was a little unnerving for them,” said assistant coach Sam Randazzo. “It was their first time there and when you know you’re three back after the first day you try to play as well as you possibly can, and I think they got a little nervous. It was more of a learning experience more than anything else.” East Wilkes, East Surry and Community School of Davidson all tied at 326 in the Midwest Regional at Cedarbrook Country Club, with Barnes tied for second with a 75. “We started a junior, two freshmen and two seniors and our seniors are playing spots 4-5 so I think we’re going to be pretty good in the years to come,” Sam said. “And I’ve been working with a couple of really good ninth-graders on the range so we’re

going to be in real good shape going into next season with a solid six, seven players.” East Wilkes was the next best area team in the 1-A team standings, finishing fifth. In the individual championship, Caleb Surratt from Union Academy edged last year’s champion, Addison Beam from Highland Tech, by one shot. After an upand-down opening round of even-par, Surratt played a steady-handed round in day two, carding 1-under, 71, with three birdies. He earned the school’s second individual state title. Nick Smith won it in 2016. Meanwhile, Midway junior Logan Patrick won his second straight 2-A individual championship with rounds of 71 and 74 for a 1-over 145. And Lake Norman Charter earned the school’s first team state

championship in men’s golf after two straight years of second place finishes. Patrick came into the final round as the lone player under par in the field. While he gave a few shots back to the Longleaf course, he maintained a comfortable lead for the majority of the day. Trailing by five shots entering the second round, West Stanly’s Chase Clayton feverishly tried to chase Patrick down during the final round. Clayton posted a round with four of his five birdies on the back nine for a finalround 71 and second-place finish. Midway finished second in the team competition well off the pace of Lake Norman Charter, followed by West Lincoln and East Lincoln and Forbush. www.triadgolf.com


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Men/Women USGA Qualifying

All listings are based on submissions by clubs and correspondence. To list your tournament free email your information to jay@triadgolf.com or call 336-924-1619.

Carolinas PGA Selected events; complete schedule at carolinas.pga.com June 4-6 – 55th North Carolina Open, Trump National GC, Mooresville. June 24-25 – Pro-Assistant Championship, River Landing (Landing), Wallace. July 9-11 – 68th South Carolina Open, Grande Dunes Resort, Myrtle Beach. July 16-17 – Senior Sandhills Open, Mid Pines GC, Southern Pines. July 22-23 – Senior Professional Championship, Camden CC, SC. Aug. 13-15 – 95th Carolinas Open, Greensboro CC (Farm). Aug. 19-20 – Senior Challenge, Chapel Hill CC. Aug. 26-27 – Assistants Championship, Surf Club, North Myrtle Beach. Sept. 24-26 – Professional Championship, Treyburn CCC, Durham. Oct. 30-31 – Senior Fall Finals, The Club at Irish Creek, Kannapolis. Dec. 3-5 – Pro-Pro Championship, Talamore, Mid South, Forest Creek and Pinehurst No. 4.

Carolinas Golf Association Selected events; complete schedule at carolinasgolf.org • 910-673-1000

July 2 – U.S. Women’s Amateur, Bermuda Run CC. July 16 – U.S. Amateur Sectional, UNC Finley GC, Chapel Hill. July 17 – U.S Senior Women’s Amateur, Maple Chase G&CC, Winston-Salem. Aug. 15 – U.S. Mid-Amateur Sectional, High Point CC (Willow Creek). Sept. 28 – U.S. Women’s Four-Ball for 2020, Pinewood CC, Asheboro. Oct. 10 – U.S. Amateur Four-Ball Sectional for 2020, Sedgefield CC (Dye).

CGA Seniors June 7-8 – 11th Carolinas Super Senior, Green Vally CC, Greenville, SC. Aug. 8-10 – 19th North Carolina Senior FourBall, Mill Creek GC, Mebane. Sept. 9-10 – 12th North Carolina Super Senior, Croasdaile CC, Durham. Sept. 30-Oct. 2 – 58th Carolinas Senior Amateur, Mimosa Hills G&CC, Morganton. Selected qualifying sites: Tanglewood Park, Clemmons (Aug. 29); Umtead Pines GC, Durham. Oct. 8-9 – 8th Carolinas Super Senior Four-Ball, TPC Wakefield, Raleigh.

CGA Men June 13-16 – 59th North Carolina Amateur, Gaston CC, Gastonia. Selected qualifying sites: High Point CC Willow Creek (May 23); Mimosa Hills G&CC (May 29); GC at Chapel

Ridge, Pittsboro (June 4); Keith Hills Club, Buies Creek (June 12). July 11-14 – 105th Carolinas Amateur, Governors Club, Chapel Hill. Selected qualifying sites: Selected qualifying sites: Pinewood CC, Asheboro (June 20); Brier Creek CC, Raleigh (July 1). July 31-Aug. 4 – 10th North Carolina Amateur Match Play, Catawba CC, Newton. Selected qualifying sites: Pinewood CC, Asheboro (June 20); Brier Creek CC, Raleigh (July 1). Sept. 20-22 – North Carolina Mid-Amateur, The Club at Irish Creek, Kannapolis. Selected qualifying sites: Tanglewood Park, Clemmons (Aug. 28); Heritage GC, Wake Forest (Sept. 4); Deercroft GC, Aberdeen. Oct. 4-6 – 25th North Carolina Four-Ball, CC of Landfall, Wilmington. Oct. 14 – 42nd Carolinas Club Championship, Sedgefield CC (Ross course), Greensboro. Oct, 18-19 – 74th Captain’s Putter Team Matches, Greensboro CC (Farm course).

CGA Mixed Events July 19 – 53rd Carolinas Father-Son, Pinehurst area courses. July 19 – 21st Carolinas Parent-Child, Pinehurst area courses. Aug. 17-19 – 14th Carolinas Mixed Team Championship, Kiawah Island Resort Cougar Point. Nov. 9-10 – 9th Carolinas Net Amateur, CC of Whispering Pines.

For the latest tournament schedule, now updated daily, go to www.triadgolf.com then click on Tournaments CGA Women June 19-21 – 93rd Carolinas Women’s Amateur, Ballantyne CC, Charlotte. July 8-10 – 64th Virginias-Carolinas Women’s Team Matches, The Resort at Glade Springs, Daniels, WV. July 23-25 – 22nd Carolinas Women’s Match Play, Furman University GC, Greenville, SC. Aug. 5-6 – 42nd Carolinas Women’s Four-Ball, Carolina CC, Spartanburg, SC. Oct. 1-2 – 21st Carolinas Senior Women’s Amateur, Gaston CC, Gastonia. Oct. 29-31 – 3rd Carolinas Women’s Club Team, Starmount Forest CC, Greensboro.

Captain’s Choice or Texas Scramble June 21 – Masonic Charity Golf Event, Meadowlands, Winston-Salem. Contact Chris Pearman 336-601-5444.

Amateur Individual May 31-June 1-2 – Asheboro City Amateur, Asheboro Municipal, Holly Ridge GL, Pinewood CC. (Randolph County residents only). 336-625-4158. June 7-9 – Alamance County Open Amateur, Indian Valley GC, Brookwood GC and Southwick GC. Medal play in flights. Not restricted to Alamance residents. 336-584-7871 or 336-227-2582.

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CALENDAR June 8-9 – Bob Howerton Invitational, Kinderton CC, Clarksville, Va. 434-374-8822. June 22-23 – Chair City Open, Winding Creek GC, Thomasville. Medal play in flights. 336-475-5580. June 22-23 – Wake County Amateur, Pine Hollow GC, Clayton. Medal play in flights. Not restricted to Wake County residents. 919-553-4554. July 6-7 – Joe Wood Memorial, Cedarbrook CC, Elkin. Medal play in flights. 336-835-2320. July 13-14 – Danville Invitational, Danville GC, Va.. Medal play in flights. 434-792-7225. July 20-21 – N.C. Players Championship, Tanglewood (Championship). Kitty Visintine 336-703-6420. July 27-28 – 33rd Dugan Aycock Davidson County Amateur, Lexington GC. Medal play in flights. 336-248-3950. July 27-28 – The Triad Amateur Golf Classic, 36 holes stroke play. Ages 16-over. High Point CC Willow Creek course. 336-869-2416. July 27-28 – 58th annual Chatmoss Invitational, Chatmoss CC, Martinsville. Medal play in flights. Also senior division. 276-638-7648. Aug. 3-4 – 51st annual Tech Authority Invitational, Pennrose Park CC, Reidsville. Medal play in flights. 336-349-5163. Aug. 3-4 – Holly Ridge Charity Classic in memory of John Ridge and Jerry Davis, Holly Ridge GL, Archdale. Medal play in flights. Optional shootout on Aug. 3. 336-861-4653. Aug. 9-11 – 72nd Forsyth County Amateur Invitational, Reynolds Park GC, Pine Knolls GC, Tanglewood (Championship). Medal play in flights. Bobby Hege 336-416-3289. Aug. 24-25 – Crooked Tree Amateur, Crooked Tree GC, Brown Summit. Medal play in flights. 336-656-3211. Sept. 28-29 — Steve Welch Fall Classic, Asheboro Municipal GC. Medal play in flights. Also super senior division for ages 65-over. 336-625-4158. Oct. 5-6 – Forest Oaks Amateur, Forest Oaks, Greensboro, flighted after the first round. 336-674-2241. Oct. 5-6 – Meadowlands Open, Meadowlands, Winston-Salem, flighted after the first round. 336-769-1011.

Senior Individual May 30-31 – 58th Forsyth Seniors, Winston Lake GC and Reynolds Park GC. Limited to Forsyth County residents 50-over with play in age divisions. Bobby Hege 336-416-3289. July 6-7 – Joe Wood Memorial, Cedarbrook CC, Elkin. Medal play in flights ages 55-over. 336-835-2320. July 13-14 – Danville Invitational, Danville GC, Va.. Medal play in flights. Super Senior division also, depending on entries. 434-792-7225. July 27-28 – 8th annual Davidson County Senior Amateur, Lexington GC. Ages 55-over. Medal play in flights. 336-248-3950. July 27-28 – The Triad Amateur Golf Classic, 36 holes stroke play. Ages 55-over. High Point CC Willow Creek course. 336-869-2416. Oct. 8-10 – World Super Senior Championship. Tanglewood Championship, Clemmons. Ages 70-over, Kitty Visintine 336-703-6420.

Ladies Individual/Team June 13 – Crooked Tree Ladies Invitational, Crooked Tree GC, Brown Summit. 336-656-3211. June 15 – Kinderton Ladies Invitational, Kinderton CC, Clarksville, Va. 434-374-8822. Aug. 24-25 – 53rd annual Colonial Country Club Ladies Invitational, Colonial CC, Thomasville. Pre-flighted CGA ranking event. Beth Smith 336-442-7589.

Amateur Team June 1-2 – Oak Hollow 2-Man Open, Oak Hollow GC, High Point. 336-883-3260. June 8-9 – Goodyear Invitational Two-Man, Goodyear GC, Danville. 434-797-1909. June 22-23 – Lynrock Memorial Two-Man, Lynrock GC, Eden. 336-623-6110. July 6-7 – Tuscarora Two-Man Invitational, Tuscarora CC, Danville. Medal play in flights. 434-724-4191. July 20-21 – Indian Valley Classic 2-man best ball. Indian Valley GC, Burlington. Flighted medal play. 336-584-7871. Aug. 3-4 – Inaugural Bob Roll 4-ball, Forest Oaks, Greensboro, flighted after the first round. 336-674-2241. Aug. 10-11 – Madison-Mayodan Rotary FourBall Invitational, Deep Springs CC, Madison. 336-427-0950. Aug. 17-18 – Danville Two-Man Invitational,

Danville GC, Va. Medal play in flights. 434-792-7225. Aug. 24-25 – Marvin Crowder 2-Ball, Kinderton CC, Clarksville, Va. 434-374-8822. Oct. 19-20 – 36th annual Lexington BBQ Festival 2-person teams, Lexington GC. 3 36-248-3950. Oct. 19-20 – Chatmoss Two-Man Invitational, Chatmoss CC, Martinsville. Medal play in flights. Also senior division. 276-638-7648. Nov. 2-3 – Greensboro National Fall Classic, Greensboro National GC, Summerfield. 2-man bestball. 336-342-1113.

Laid-Back Golfers Tour 434-792-3728 • Men/Women All-Ages Flights pre-determined by handicap Tees determined by hdc/age formula June 11 – Southern Hills GC, Danville June 25 – Olde Mill Resort, Laurel Fork, Va. July 9 – Plantation GC, Reidsville July 23 – Country Hills, Gibsonville Aug. 6 – Kinderton CC, Clarksville, Va. Aug. 21 – Forest Oaks GC, Gibsonville Sept. 10 – Chatmoss CC, Martinsville Sept. 24 – Deep Springs CC, Stoneville Oct. 8 – Greensboro National, Summerfield Oct. 22 – Caswell Pines GC, Yanceyville Nov. 4 – Bryan Park GC (Players), Brown Summit Nov. 18 – Danville GC, Danville Nov. 27 – Goodyear GC, Danville

Golfweek Amateur Tour 252-864-9161 June 8 – Colonial CC, Thomasville June 15 – The Preserve at Jordan Lake, Chapel Hill June 29 – Mill Creek GC, Mebane July 6 – Meadowlands GC, Winston-Salem July 13 – Carolina Trace (Lake), Sanford July 20-21 – Southern Regional at Kiawah Island Cougar Point and Ocean Course July 27 – Bryan Park (Champions), Brown Summit Aug. 3 -- Pinewild (Holly), Pinehurst Aug. 10 – Chapel Ridge, Pittsboro Aug. 17 – Quail Ridge, Sanford Aug. 24 – Holly Ridge GL, Archdale Aug. 30-31 – Grand Strand Classic at Myrtle Beach National and Grande Dunes Sept. 14 – Longleaf GC, Southern Pines Sept. 28-29 – Local Finals, Bryan Park (both courses), Brown Summit

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(ages 50-over) 910-964-1547 June 6 – Quaker Cree GC, Mebane June 13 – Umstead Pines GC, Durham June 27 – Mill Creek, Mebane July 11 – Carolina Trace (Creek), Sanford July 18 – Challenge GC, Graham July 25 – River Ridge GC, Raleigh Aug. 1 -- Quail Ridge, Sanford Aug. 5-6 – Senior Open at Peninsula Club and Northstone CC, Charlotte Aug. 15 – Holly Ridge GL, Archdale Aug. 22 – Keith Hills CC, Buies Creek Sept. 5 – Pinewild (Holly), Pinehurst Sept. 12 – Stoney Creek GC, Whitsett Sept. 19 – Bryan Park (Champions), Brown

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CGA Junior Boys June 25-28 – 52nd North Carolina Junior, Lonnie Poole GC, Raleigh. July 1-2 – 23rd North Carolina Junior 13under, Asheboro Municipal GC. July 23-25 – 70th Carolinas Junior, River Landing CC (River), Wallace. July 30-Aug. 1 – 15th Dogwood State Junior, River Run CC, Davidson. Qualifying site: Sapona GC, Lexington. Aug. 10-11 – 37th Carolinas-Virginias Team Matches, Boonesboro CC, Lynchburg, Va. Aug. 13-15 – Hope Valley Invitational, Hope Valley CC, Durham.

CGA Junior Girls June 11-14 – North Carolina Junior, Wilson CC. June 26-27 – Twin States Junior, Rolling Hills CC, Monroe. July 9-11 – 15th Dogwood State Junior, Salem Glen CC, Clemmons. July 15-16 – 13th Carolinas Girls 15 & Under, CC of Whispering Pines (Pines). July 30-Aug 1 – 63rd Carolinas Junior, Columbia CC, Blythewood, SC. Aug. 10-11 – 18th Girls Mid-Atlantic Challenge Matches, Brook Valley CC, Greenville, NC. Aug. 13-15 – Hope Valley Invitational, Hope Valley CC, Durham. Oct. 5-6 –10th Jimmy Anderson Invitational, Jacksonville CC, NC.

TYGA Boys/Girls Selected events; complete schedule at tygajuniorgolf.org • 910-673-1000 June 2 – One-Day, Bryan Park (Players). June 11-12 – Maple Chase Junior, Maple Chase G&CC, Winston-Salem. June 12 – One-Day, Talamore GC, Southern Pines. June 20 – One-Day, Foxfire Resort. June 21 – One Day, CC of Whispering Pines (Pines). June 24 – One-Day, Chapel Hill CC. June 24 – One-Day, Gillespie Park, Greensboro. June 24 – One-Day, Gates Four CC, Fayetteville. June 27 – One-Day, Colonial CC, Thomasville. June 28 – One-Day, Wendell CC. July 1 – One-Day, Lexington GC. July 8 – One-Day, Legacy GL, Aberdeen. July 9 – Jack Ratz Jr. Memorial, Wildwood Green GC, Raleigh. July 10-11 – High Point Junior, Blair Park and Oak Hollow. July 16 – One-Day, Cedarbrook CC, Elkin. July 18 – One-Day, Salem Glen CC, Clemmons. July 22 – One-Day, Mid Pines GC, Southern Pines. July 22 – One-Day, Asheboro Municipal. July 25 – One-Day, Sanford GC.

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CALENDAR July 30-31 – Roy Jones Junior, Kinston CC. Aug. 3 – Tots One-Day, Asheboro Municipal GC. Aug. 5 – SAS Junior, Prestonwood CC, Cary. Aug. 5 – One-Day, Jamestown Park GC, Jamestown. Aug. 7 – One-Day, Greensboro National GC, Summerfield. Aug. 19 – One-Day, Pinehurst No. 6. Aug. 24 – Tots One-Day, Gillespie Park GC, Greensboro. Sept. 14-15 – TYGA State Championship, Southern Wayne CC, Mt. Olive. Oct. 12-13 – TYGA Tournament of Champions, Colonial CC, Thomasville. Oct. 20 – Tots State Championship, Longleaf GC, Southern Pines. Oct. 26-27 – Bill Harvey Junior, Bryan Park GC, Brown Summit. Nov. 27 – One-Day Turkey Shoot, Longleaf GC, Southern Pines.

Peggy Kirk Bell Girls Tour Majors and Selected Triad and Triangle Events Complete listing at pkbgt.org • 336-347-8537 June 8 – Sapona GC, Lexington. June 21 – Bryan Park (Players), Brown Summit. June 24 – Mill Creek GC, Mebane. July 5 – Pinewood CC, Asheboro. July 9-10 – NOVA Championship Hidden Creek CC, Reston, Va. July 19-20 – Precision Championship, Bryan Park (Champions), Brown Summit.

July 27-28 – Wolfpack Classic, Lonnie Poole GC, Raleigh. Aug. 3 – Bermuda Run (West). Aug. 10-11 – Chapel Hill Classic, Finley GC, Chapel Hill. Aug. 17-18 – Tour Championship, Pine Needles GC, Southern Pines. Aug. 25 – Pinehurst No. 3. Sept. 21-22 – N.C. Series Finale, Colonial CC, Thomasville.

Tarheel Golf Foundation Tour Boys Grades 1-12 tarheelgolf.org • 919-291-5813 July 15-16 – Sedgefield Junior, Sedgefield CC (Dye), Greensboro. Sept. 1-2 – Mid-Pines Junior, Mid Pines GC, Southern Pines. Oct. 19-20 – Western Carolinas Junior, CC of Salisbury. Nov. 9-10 – Tarheel State Junior, Finley GC, Chapel Hill.

Danville Junior Golf Tour 434-793-2582 June 15 – Parent/Child Team Golf, Southern Hills Golf Course June 17 – Goodyear Golf Club June 24 – Ringgold Golf Club June 25-28 – Youth Golf Camp July 8 – Caswell Pines Golf Club July 14 – Tuscarora Country Club July 22 – Danville Golf Club July 29 – Southern Hills Golf Course Aug. 1 – Awards Banquet @Southern Hills, 6pm

Drive, Chip and Putt Boys/Girls ages 7-15 • 336-398-2848. Selected Local Qualifying Sites June 1 – Methodist University GC, Fayetteville. June 8 – Pinewild CC, Pinehurst. June 12 – Bryan Park, Brown Summit. June 17 – Maple Chase G&CC, WinstonSalem. June 19 – Hope Valley CC, Durham. June 27 – Finley GC, Chapel Hill. June 28 – Finley GC, Chapel Hill. Subregionals Aug. 10 – Grandover Resort, Greensboro. Aug. 17 – Duke University GC, Durham.

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Colonial CC, Thomasville (par 71) • May 14 Tournament 55+ Division (11 entries) 1. Mike Utt, Advance-Barry Sikes, Winston-Salem! 2. Barry Whittaker-Stanley Randall, Mocksville! 4. Gary Eubanks-Danny Nunn, Greensboro! 4. Mark Marion-Larry Kiger, Winston-Salem! Super Senior 65+ (6 entries) 1. Charlie Parks, Asheboro-Doug Owens, Albemarle! Super Senior 70+ (5 entries) 1. Gene Grubb-Frank Cheney, Greensboro! Pinewood CC, Asheboro (par 72) • May 13 Tournament 55+ Flight A (8 entries) 1. John Stratton-J. Eric Anthony, Greensboro! 3. Jeffrey Bruce, Greensboro-Jeffrey Petry, Elon! 4. Mark Hawley, Charlotte-Mike Twilley, Greensboro! Tournament 55+ Flight B (8 entries) 1. Mark Marion-Larry Kiger, Winston-Salem! 2. Tommy Jones, Asheboro-Billy Potter, Carolina Beach!

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The Cardinal by Pete Dye, Greensboro (par 70) • May 13 Men Long Tees Flight 1 (9 entries) 2. Matt Cromer, High Point-Jeff Montgomery, Greensboro! 71 Men Long Tees Flight 2 (9 entries) 1. Brad Speed-Wes Tyner, High Point! 67 Men Regular Tees (13 entries) 4. Dale Slate, Advance-Herb Whitesell, Granite Falls! 78 5. Ron Gburek, Saluda-Rob Geilhausen, Winston Salem! 79 Men Short Tees 12 entries) 3. Parker Whitt-David Frye, Winston-Salem! 75 LADIES ONE-DAY FOUR-BALL PLAY DAYS Treyburn CC, Durham • May 20 First Flight (12 entries) 4. Sook Hee Yang, Jamestown-Tess Kirkman, Greensboro! 77 5. Diane Koenigshofer, Ch.Hill-Katherine DeVore, High Pt.! 79 6. Pamela Finlen, Reidsville-Lisa Milligan, Greensboro! 80 Second Flight (13 entries) 3. Chris Tolve, Cary-Kay Reardon, Greensboro! 85 Waynesville Inn & Golf Resort • May 6 First Flight (13 entries) 2. Cindy Shetter, Graham-Nancy Cooper, Burlington!

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Verdict Ridge G&CC, Denver • May 1-2 1. John Weiss Jr., Florence, SC, $3,700! 70-65--135 2. Tyler Light, Massilon, Ohio, $2,600! 68-70--138 3. Ryan Sullivan, Winston-Salem, $1,625! 68-71--139 Selected others from field of 38 7. Ben Schlottman, Advance, $870! 66-74--140 12. Frank Adams, Salisbury, $233! 69-73--142

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Tega Cay GC, Tega Cay, SC • May 15-16 1. Justin Martinson, Tega Cay, SC, $10,000! 66-68--134 Selected others from field of 29 7. Ryan Sullivan, Winston-Salem, $1,490! 71-69--140

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U.S. Open Local Qualifying Duke University GC, Durham (par 72) May 8 1. Ryan Sullivan, Winston-Salem! 66 2. Nick Lyerly, Salisbury! 69 Notes: Sullivan and Lyerly were among five players to advance to U.S. Open sectional qualifying, conducted over 36 holes, June 3, at 10 sites in the U.S. The U.S. Open will be played June 13-16 at Pebble Beach, CA.

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N.C. Amateur Qualifying Listing qualifiers from Triad High Point CC (Willow Creek) (par 72) May 23 3. Scott Newton, Wallburg! 72 4. Addison Manring, Stoneville! 73 4. Dallas Page, Stoneville! 73 10. Harrison Frye, High Point! 75 10. Grady Newton, Wallburg! 75 Keith Hills GC, Buies Creek (par 72) May 17 1. Chris Cassetta, High Point! 70 12. Jeremy Ray, Pfafftown! 75 16. Stuart Fuller, Winston-Salem! 76 Notes: Top 13 of 27 at Willow Creek and top 17 of 52 at Keith Hills earned bids to the 59th North Carolina Amateur at Gaston Country Club June 13-16 ... The Keith Hills and Willow Creek qualifiers were two of five scheduled between May 17 and June 4.

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Listing Triad area players in top half Deercroft GC, Aberdeen • May 11 Men A (14 entries) 1. Brian Hayes, High Point! 73 3. Tyler Morgan, Winston-Salem! 76 Super Senior (7 entries) 3. Michael Burdick, McLeansville! 84

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High Point Memorial Blair Park GC, High Point (par 72) May 18-19 Championship Division (top 8 of 23) Curtis Brotherton! 67-68--135 Chris Ingram! 66-73--139 Nick Cromer! 68-72--140 Dylan Ray! 71-71--142 Colton Sapp! 71-72--143 Jay Baity! 70-74--144 Wes Cline! 69-75--144 Wes Tyner! 73-72--145 First Flight (top 6 of 8) Marc Cox! 71-66--137 Aaron Cadle! 69-73--142 Johnny Vanleuvan! 73-74--147 Roger Smith Jr! 72-78--150 Ren Hean! 73-77--150 Jack Reynolds! 74-76--150 Second Flight (top 5 of 17) David Reagan! 77-69--146 Clay Jones! 76-73--149 Eddie Shipman! 75-76--151 Darrell Parker! 76-75--151 Darin Bell! 75-76--151 Third Flight (top 5 of 13) Jordan Fritts! 80-70--150 Keith Hill! 78-77--155 Bill Holder! 78-77--155 Dustin Gaster! 78-78--156 Eli Maness! 80-78--158 Fourth Flight (top 4 of 12) Tracy Debusk! 83-74--157 Cody Jones! 82-75--157 Ernie Hedrick! 82-77--159 Cole Howard! 83-77--160 Fifth Flight (top 4 of 13) Jeremy Walley! 84-79--163 Chad Shields! 84-81--165 Tony Moore! 84-82--166 Mark Riley! 84-83--167 Sixth Flight (top 4 of 15) Eric Lyons! 87-79--166 Bill Cook! 86-81--167 Everett Dehart! 88-82--170 Herb Knight! 87-83--170 Seventh Flight (top 3 of 15) Scott Hutcherson! 92-82--174 James Bryant! 90-86--176 Tim Hoover! 91-90--181

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32nd annual Southwick Amateur Southwick GC, Graham (par 72) May 4-5 Championship Flight Tony Byerly ! 62-65--127 Brady Moran ! 67-66--133 Perry Lowe ! 67-68--135 Willie Noah ! 68-69--137 Randy Clayton ! 66-72--138 First Flight Pat Joyner ! 70-68--138 Bruce Newsome ! 74-66--140 Steve Bigham ! 73-68--141 Garland Yates ! 71-73--144 Second Flight Alex George ! 75-71--146 Michael Isley ! 75-73--148 Robert Trent ! 78-71--149 Chad Marshall ! 77-74--151 Adam Hamlett ! 78-74--152 Third Flight Bob Fox ! 80-75--155 David Dodson ! 80-82--162 Stephen Barnes ! 80-83--163 Fourth Flight Dale Price ! 84-80--164 Randy Daniels ! 84-81--165 Dameon Thacker ! 86-80--168 Senior 55+ Flight Perry Lowe ! 67-68--135 Randy Clayton ! 66-72--138 Barron Walker ! 67-73--140 Super Senior 68+ Flight Jerry Joyce ! 77-68--145 Butch Gates ! 70-79--149 Bob Fox ! 80-75--155 Notes: Tony Byerly’s 127 broke the tournament record of 128 set in 2012 and was his seventh Southwick Am title. 43rd annual Bud Kivett Memorial Blair Park GC, High Point • April 27 Oak Hollow GC, High Point • April 28 Championship Flight (top 8 of 12) Jason Baity! 67-69--136 Thomas Bonney"! 67-70--137 Anthony Baker! "" 70-67--137 Ryan Hodges " "! 69-74--143 Brian Hayes""! 68-75--143 Joe Lynch"! 70-73--143 Gary Pugh"! 72-72--144 Nick Cromer"! 72-73--145 First Flight (top 5 of 13) Colton Sapp! 73-71--144 Winston Margaritis ! 73-73--146 Wes Tyner "! 73-75--148 Wesley Cline""! 74-74--148 Josh Spell """! 73-76--149 Second Flight (top 5 of 12) Garrett Smith"""! 75-72--147 Faron Skeen""! 75-72--147 Will Suddreth""! 76-72--148 Ricky Zachary""! 76-73--149 Bryan Colquitt""! "" 76-78--154 Third Flight (top 6 of 14) James Moore ""! 79-73--152 David Reagan "! 79-76--155 Andrew Kersey! 79-76--155 Cody Adams"! 79-77--156 Johnny VanLeuvan "! " 79-78--157 Scott Tarcy""""""! 79-78--157 Fourth Flight (top 5 of 14) Matt Scalcione"""""! "" 80-75--155 Cody Jones"""""! 80-75--155 Jordan Fritts "! 82-76--158 Nick Johnson "! 80-78--158 Mason Houston "! 80-79--159 Fifth Flight (top 5 of 14) Steve Niday ""! 83-79--162 Kevin Pennala "! 83-81--164 Brady Gregor """"! 83-81--164 Chris Wilson """""! 84-81--165 Corey Steiss """"! 84-83--167 Sixth Flight (top 5 of 11) Ryan Pearce "! 89-81--170 Bobby Everhart""! 89-81--170 James Bryant """! 88-83--171 Justin Pittman ! 88-86--174 Jeremy Weatherman ! 90-86--176 !Senior Championship (top 5 of 5) Buck Hall""""! 67-69--136 Marc Cox""""! 71-72--143 Garland Yates""""! 72-76--148 Eddie Shipman"""! 71-79--150 Johnny Hopkins"""! 71-80--151 Senior First Flight (top 5 of 7) Stan Spangle Jr."""! 76-76--152 Ron Hailey""""! 79-76--155 Aaron Cadle"""""! 78-78--156 Billy Lankford"""! 79-77--156

Hugh Mespelt""""! 77-82--159 Senior Second Flight (top 4 of 7) Jerry Worley """"""! 80-81--161 Eddie Auman"""! 80-86--166 Jerry Rogers""""! 80-87--167 Doug Olshinski"""! 80-87--167 Third Flight (top 4 ofi7)a d Tr Gil Priddy """""""! 84-80--164 Denny Moore """""! 84-82--166 Jerome Good"""""""! 88-84--172 Steve Nowack""""! 89-95--184

Senior Am Tour

Anderson Creek, Spring Lake • May 16 A Flight (16 entries) 1. Michael Kindley, Winston-Salem! 77 4. Ron Brady, McLeansville! 81 4. Jack Stanley, Summerfield! 81 4. Wilson Shelton, Madison! 81 7. Dave LeVeque, Greensboro! 83 B Flight (17 entries) 1, John Lindsay, Lexington! 81 4. Huston Shaw, Winston-Salem! 85 8. Kelly Brown, Kernersville! 88 8. Fred Dodge, Randleman! 88 8. Terry Lunsford, Winston-Salem! 88 C Flight (12 entries) 1. A.C. Guarino, Pfafftown! 82

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Bryan Park (Players) • May 9 Championship Flight (6 entries) 1. Dan Anthony, Thomasville! 73 2. Dirk Fennie, Greensboro! 75 A Flight (19 entries) 2. Dave LeVeque, Greensboro! 74 4. Lee Bentsen, Greensboro! 76 4. Michael Kindley, Winston-Salem! 76 6. Don Tabat, Lexington! 77 6. Mark Robinson, Winston-Salem! 77 8. Mark Marion, Winston-Salem! 78 8. Ron Brady, McLeansville! 78 B Flight (24 entries) 3. Fred Dodge, Randleman! 78 5. Mark Harper, Winston-Salem! 80 7. Tim Ward, Greensboro! 82 10. James Floyd, Reidsville! 85 12. Ron Tapscott, Walkertown! 86 12. Jerry Thorne, Greensboro! 86 C Flight (23 entries) 2. Terry Lunsford, Winston-Salem! 80 5. Lewis Burgman, Greensboro! 82 6. Richard Hartley, High Point! 85 7. David Davis, Martinsville, Va.! 86 7. A.C. Guarino, Pfafftown! 86 7. Bobby Hutchison, Walnut Cove! 86 11. Ed McNally, Graham! 87

Laidback Tour

London Downs GC, Lynchburg, Va. May 15 A Flight (3 entries) 1. Fran Hensley, Ridgeway, Va.! 75 B Flight (6 entries) 3. Bob Foyle, Yanceyville! 85 3. Phyllis Parrent, Axton, Va.! 85 C Flight (6 entries) 3. Jody Myers, Danville, Va.! 95 3. Eric Minter, Ruffin! 95 D Flight (x entries) 1. Glenn Hudson, Danville, Va.! 84 Oak Hills GC, Eden (par 71) • May 8 A Flight (5 entries) 1. Steve Cummings, Wentworth! 76 1. David Turner, Kernersville! 76 1. Fran Hensley, Ridgeway, Va.! 76 B Flight (10 entries) 1. Jeff Stone, Reidsville! 75 2. Danny Daniel, Dry Fork, Va.! 76 3. Robbie Revis, Danville, Va.! 79 C Flight (5 entries) 1. Randy Kenyon, Hillsborough! 81 2. Willard Vicks, Danville, Va.! 82 D Flight (5 entries) 1. Larry Barefoot, Reidsville! 78

Club Championships

MEN Southern Hills, Danville (May 18-19) Scott Shackleford! 76-72--148 Mariah Hopkins! 74-80--154 Lin Gammon! 72-83--155 Chuck Jenkins! 75-80--155 SENIORS Southern Hills, Danville (May 18-19) Barry Carr! 76-83--159 Barry Parrish! 81-81--162 Danny Worley! 84-78--162

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