Gravenhurst, ON – Mom nature redeemed herself on day two of the Ontario Males’s & Senior Males’s Match Play Championship. At present, the solar was beaming down at Taboo Muskoka Golf course, making for nice climate and intense competitors. The Males performed 36 holes (Spherical of 32 and 16), setting them as much as compete of their quarter-final matchups on Thursday morning. The Senior Males performed 18 holes (Spherical of 16) within the morning after ending their spherical of 32 yesterday. Their quarter-final matchups are additionally set for early tomorrow morning.
With a match stuffed with upsets, previous champion and primary seed, Charles Fitzsimmons (St. Thomas Golf & Nation Membership), earned his ticket to the quarter-finals after draining a birdie putt on the primary playoff gap. Extra key gamers to regulate within the quarter-finals are Crew Ontario members Ryan Somerville (Summit Golf & Nation Membership) and Cameron Pero (Picton Golf & Nation Membership). After profitable his spherical of 32 matchup 7 & 6, Somerville took down his opponent Nolan Wilson (Galt Nation Membership) in a a lot nearer battle, ending 2 & 1. Within the spherical of 16, Pero was down 1 to his opponent Josh Dicarlo (Pointe West Golf Membership) after the entrance 9 however recovered down the stretch, profitable the match 3 & 2 after an incredible again 9.
For the spherical of 8, the Males will tee off at 7:30 am, and the Senior Males will tee off proper after beginning at 8:02 am on Thursday. For media protection of the Ontario Males’s & Senior Males’s Match Play Championship, please go to the Golf Ontario Fb web page to view our photograph albums. To observe together with the leaderboard, go to our Golf Genius web page.
Concerning the Ontario Males’s Match Play Championship
Established in 1986, The Ontario Males’s Match Play Championship is contested yearly. It options 64 of Ontario’s finest newbie golfers who’ve certified earlier this season or gained an exemption into the occasion. Former champions embrace Ontario Golf Corridor of Fame members Ian Leggatt, David Hearn, David Byrne and Dave Bunker.
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