SCGA/WSCGA Mixed Team Championship – Final Results

19th WSCGA/SCGA Mixed Team Championship
Fripp Island – Ocean Creek Course
October 21-22, 2017

Meldrums Take Title for Fourth Time


For the fourth time in the last eight Championships, Chad and Kadi Meldrum are one again Champions in the SCGA/WSCGA Mixed Team Championship.  The husband and wife team from Aiken combined for three birdies, three bogies and one double for a final round score of two over par 73 and a two day total of 143.  Shawn and Lea Venable finished four shots behind with a total of 147.

In the Senior Division, Nick Avery and Julie Flynn (Goose Creek & Myrtle Beach) edged out Charlie and Niza Hall (Hilton Head) by one shot with a total score of 143.  Avery and Flynn scrambled as a team to finish the day with a score of five over par 76 in the alternate shot format.  This is the first SCGA Championship in the long playing career for Avery.

In other Flights, Nancy Dodge and Mike Ramsey took top honors in the Championship Second Flight.  Joe & Betty Armbruster finished top in the Senior Second Flight with a score of 154, while Kirk and Sybil Davis won by five shots in the Senior Third Flight. 

The 2017 WSCGA/SCGA Mixed Team Championship was played at Fripp Island’s Ocean Creek course.  The field consisted of 60 man & woman teams playing a Best Ball format the first day and a Select Drive-Alternate Shot format the second day. The Mixed Team Championship is in its 19th year of existence and is one of 21 Major Championships conducted annually by the South Carolina Golf Association and one of two Championships conducted in unison with the Women’s South Carolina Golf Association.

Final Results

Championship - First Flight
1 Meldrum, Kadi / Meldrum, Chad 70-73---143 $350
2 Venable, Lea / Venable, Shawn 71-76---147 $250
3 Clontz, Marissa / Clontz, Ron 72-77---149 $200
4 Bartley, Suzann / Turner, Paul 73-77---150
5 Snider, Julie / Williams, Vince 75-79---154
6 Hutto, Missy / Shuler, Tim 76-84---160
Championship - Second Flight
1 Dodge, Nancy / Ramsey, Mike 77-82---159 $250
T2 Lott, Suzanne / Lott, Raymond 84-76---160 $175
T2 Scheuer, Liz / Scheuer, Chris . 80-80---160 $175
4 Shineman, Sandi / Shineman, Skip 78-83---161 $100
5 Cone, Leigh Anne / Cone, James 79-83---162
6 Morris, Linda / Morris, John 79-88---167
T7 Clemens, Kelly / Clemens, Jeffrey 81-93---174
T7 Patterson, Anita / Patterson, George 84-90---174
9 Sottilare, Denise / Waeschle, Peter 90-85---175
10 Olson, Venita / Demakis, Drew 96-94---190
11 O'Brien, Jennifer / Marshall, Rick 102-108---210
Senior - First Flight
1 Flynn, Julie / Avery, Nick 67-76---143 $300
2 Hall, Niza / Hall, Charlie 71-73---144 $200
3 Coulter, Leigh / Taylor, Ken 72-73---145 $150
4 Huff, Natalie / Stubbs, Danny 70-77---147 $100
5 Southern, Sonja / Southern, Steven 74-74---148
T6 Laehn, Judy / Laehn, John 71-80---151
T6 Ferree, Karen / Rickman, Bob 72-79---151
8 Dauber, Susan / Dauber, Steve 73-82---155
9 Bagwell, Kathy / Shuler, Randy 75-81---156
T10 Kline, Sue / Kline, Bruce 74-86---160
T10 Hoffman, Priscilla / Hoffman, Bob 75-85---160
12 Weber, Debbie / Weber, Jack 75-86---161
Senior - Second Flight
1 Armbruster, Betty / Armbruster, Joseph 77-77---154 $250
2 Johnson, Linda / Luskey, Patrick 76-80---156 $200
3 Kermisch, Deb / Kermisch, Steven 81-77---158 $150
4 Gosnell, Carolyn / Gosnell, Dean 79-80---159 $100
T5 Gerace, Jeanne / Gerace, Michael 78-82---160
T5 Defelice, Diane / Defelice, Joseph 76-84---160
7 Richards, Donna / Richards, Tom 78-83---161
8 Marciniak, Anita / Marciniak, Dave 83-80---163
9 Fisher, Doris / Fisher, Mike 80-88---168
10 King, Linda / King, Paul 76-93---169
11 Desando, Lisa / Desando, Rick 79-92---171
12 Reynolds, Betty / Reynolds, Glenn 79-95---174
13 Somers, June / Somers, John 81-96---177
Senior - Third Flight
1 Davis, Sybil / Davis, Kirk 84-77---161 $250
2 Liggett, Cathy / Liggett, Jim 84-82---166 $200
3 Stockwell, Teddy / Gibbs, Charley 84-88---172 $150
4 Bland, Sandy / Bland, Jay 88-86---174 $100
T5 Myers, Luke / Myers, Greg 84-92---176
T5 Menard, Vickie / Menard, Michael 84-92---176
T7 Hutto, Donna / Hutto, Ronnie 84-93---177
T7 Whitmire, Cindy / Whitmire, John 87-90---177
9 Warner, Chris / Warner, Richard 90-88---178
10 Markle, Mary / Markle, David 90-89---179
T11 Jones, Mary / Jones, Allen 87-94---181
T11 Hammond, Shannon / Hammond, Rick 94-87---181
13 Wright, Judy / Wright, Clancy 91-92---183
T14 Mathew, Mark / Crunkleton, Dawn 92-101---193
T14 Culver, Marsha Lee / Rasmussen, Geoff 92-101---193
T14 Mayrose, Wendy / Mayrose, William 95-98---193
17 Durland, Melanie / Ellwanger, Jay 93-104---197
18 Gersten, Debra / Gersten, Marty 98-104---202