Campbell Kennedy of St. Augustine went 3- to direct the North group to a record 23-9 victory above the South in the 15th Florida Cup, at the Sara Bay Region Club in Sarasota.
The North has an 11-3 direct in the Florida Cup. The victory this 7 days was by the major margin in the event’s historical past.
Kennedy, the only 1st Coastline player who was element of the winning North workforce at Deerwood in 2019, capped his unbeaten two days with a 4 and 3 victory above Wyatt Plattner in singles. Other space singles victories were being by Moses Compaan of Jacksonville, who beat Nicolas Bencomo 4 and 3 and Connor Holcroft of St. Augustine, who routed Andres Barraza 7 and 6 in the most 1-sided match of the occasion.
Kennedy and Compaan won their 4-ball match versus Plattner and Jonah Wintertime 1-up. Kennedy then teamed up with Lev Grinberg of Kissimmee to defeat James Hassell and Victor Herrera 2 and 1 in foursomes.
Kennedy is 4-1-1 in the very last two Florida Cups.
Clay Tucker of Atlantic Beach and Reggie Zhu of Winter season Backyard garden defeat Beni Very long and Jaxon Brown 1-up and Holcroft and Grinberg topped Hassell and Bencomo 5 and 4 in 4-balls. Tucker and Madison Tenore of Destin halved with Winter and Kelly Shanahan in foursomes.
In additional good information for Initial Coast juniors, the North Florida Junior Golf Foundation received 3 of the 4 divisions in the Florida Junior Tour Team Championship very last 7 days at the Mission Inn Resort at Howey-in-the-Hills.
The stroke-perform structure experienced each individual staff counting their two most effective scores in every of the two rounds.
The NFJGF was led by the boys 13-15 team of Tyler Mawhinney, Ricky Ruth and Nolan Harper, which received by 18 shots over the Rick Smith Golfing Functionality Centre at Doral. Mawhinney experienced the ideal personal scores at 71-71—142, with Ruth taking pictures 71 in the 2nd spherical. Harper’s 74 in the initial round went to the group score.
The boys 16-18 group was the only just one who returned all 3 players from very last year, and Compaan, Holcroft and Adam Vermut defended their 2020 title by beating the Best Golfing Practical experience Junior and School Prep group by six photographs.
Compaan was the prime personal player with rounds of 75-69—144.
The girls 16-18 group of Marissa Cardenas, Tylar Ann Whiting and Madelyn Campbell trailed by 7 shots just after the initial spherical but Campbell staged an remarkable comeback with a 71, knocking 20 pictures off her initial-spherical score that did not count to the workforce full.
Her beneath-par rating enabled North Florida to edge the Very first Tee of Miami by one shot.
The girls 13-15 team of Emma Wells, Sofia Rivera and Alyzabeth Morgan concluded fourth.
Players recipients announced
20 spot non-earnings gained resources from The Gamers Championship’s #Match4Navy, a campaign during the 2021 Gamers that was element of its Military Appreciation routines.
Practically $140,000 was lifted during event 7 days. The Gamers was not able to conduct its standard Armed service Appreciation things to do because of the pandemic.
The Players also invited army and veteran-serving businesses on the First Coast to request supplemental funding for their packages and providers.
The teams and organizations that received #Match4Army grants ended up: American Crimson Cross of Northeast Florida, Blue Star Families –Jacksonville, City of Jacksonville Army Affairs and Veterans Section, Five STAR Veterans, Inc., Jacksonville Speech and Listening to Middle, Jacksonville College, Jacksonville Veterans Chamber of Commerce, Joseph Finegan Elementary Faculty (shortly to be Anchor Academy), K9s For Warriors, Museum of Science and Historical past, Northeast Florida Females Veterans, Operation New Uniform, Patriot Providers Team, Inc., Supporters of the Jacksonville National Cemetery, The Fireplace Watch Task, Inc., United Solutions Operation, Veteran Backyard Challenge of St. Augustine, Veterans Council of St. Johns County, Wounded Warrior Project and Yoga 4 Improve.
For additional facts about THE Players Championship’s charitable mission, visit THEPLAYERS.com/charity.
Borocz continues winning ways
Jennifer Borocz added the Northern Chapter PGA Stableford title to her chapter championship previously this summer months, scoring 88 details at the Ponte Vedra Inn and Club to edge Taylor Davis of Timuquana by two photographs. Stephanie Connelly-Eiswerth of Eagle Harbor was 3rd.
In addition, Connelly-Eiswerth was third at 3-beneath 141 and Borocz sixth at 1-above 145 in the North Florida PGA Championship at Innisbrook, earning spots in the PGA Experienced Championship upcoming 12 months at Barton Creek in Austin. Blanton Tessin of Timuquana and Ken Mattiace tied for 10th at 3-over.
Connelly-Eiswerth and Borocz had previously experienced for the 2022 KPMG Women’s PGA off their finishes in the LPGA Club Experienced Championship.
Borocz then headed a pro-am crew that received the Northern Chapter PGA Memorial Professional-Am at Jacksonville Beach. She and partners Jane Rollinson, Cynthia Hastings and Dot Peck shot 135 below a format of two best net balls. Josh Wolfe of San Jose won the individual professional levels of competition at 2-below 69, just one shot over Borocz.