OPGA Bend Golf Club Pro Am

Congratulations to Zach Swoffer, PGA Director of Golf at Brasada Ranch, and the Klein brother’s for their stellar play today and for figuring out how to make putts on the greens today taking home the top team spot by 8 points and outlasting the other 37 teams.

Bryce Fisher, Arrowhead GC, took home the top professional honor today shooting a bogey free of 67 and accumulating 41pts to win by 2 points over Tim Fraley – Awbrey Glen GC, Birk Nelson – Orange Whip Trainer & Jared Lambert – Meadow Lakes GC.

A couple of locals Bend GC members, Brandon Kearney & Spencer Sanvitale, tied for the top amateur spot with each of them posting a round of 71, for 37 points.

Click the link for all of the results from today’s OPGA Pro Am at Bend GC – https://www.golfgenius.com/pages/1453005

Shout out to Mr. Jerry Waissman who wasted no time in making an ACE on the third hole to help kickstart their teams round.  His HIO helped his team secure a fourth place finish.

Congrats to Jerry Waissman – Blue Sweater – for your Hole in One today


Colin Inglis WINS OPGA Chapter Championship

Congratulations to Colin Inglis, Emerald Valley GC, for winning the 2018 OPGA Chapter Championship and Assistants Championship today at Shadow Hills CC in Junction City, Oregon.  Colin shot rounds of 65-72=137 (-7 under).  Colin was off to a hot start in the morning shotgun with a bogey free round that showcased 7 birdies.  In the afternoon, the sun came out and the golf course proved to play more challenging and his round of 72 was enough to win by 3 over Dan Ostrin, Spring Hill GC in the Championship Division and by 4 shots over John Cassidy, Arrowhead GC, in the Assistants Division.

In the Senior division, Steve Bowen, Illahe Hills CC, shot rounds of 75-72=147 and was able to edge Scott Krieger, Broadmoor GC, by 1 shot.  Steve Bowen was the only player in the Senior Division to shoot even par as the golf course firmed up in the afternoon.

Ted Westling, Stone Creek GC, won the Legends Division over Fred Haney in a 2 hole sudden death playoff.  Ted and Fred both shot 74, and Ted was able make a birdie on the 2nd playoff hole to capture his second straight Legends Division title.

Click here for complete results of the OPGA Chapter Championship

OPGA Chapter Championship

The OPGA Chapter Championship is underway at Shadow Hills Country Club in Junction City, Oregon.  Round 1 began with an 8:30am shotgun start while round 2 kicks off at 1:45pm.  The golf course is in excellent conditions with the greens rolling pure and true.  Thank you Dave Shelton, Gary Davis and Ryan Wyckoff for your hospitality today.  Live scoring will be up and running after round 1 at approximately 12:45pm.  https://www.golfgenius.com/pages/1291237