Please note: Teams were awarded the higher of the Gross and/or Net Division places.
CO-CHAMPS for the Memorial Day Better Ball at Village Greens of Woodridge
The teams of Mike Pogwidz/Thomas Rodgers and Jed Haake/John Kujawa tied for the championship at the 2017 Memorial Day Better Ball tournament at Village Greens of Woodridge. Both teams got off to a great start to the round. John Kujawa recorded a net eagle at the par 4 1st hole, while Thomas Rodgers net eagled the par 5 second. Kujawa and Haake opened up a two shot lead on the back nine, but Mike Pogwidz's net eagle on the par 5 18th hole pulled them even for the Championship. The father-son team of Tom and Tommy Miklasz finished a stroke back at -11.
In the gross division, defending champs Chris Schultz and Gregg Voitovich tied Dave and Nate Esler for the championship at -5. The Esler's were consistent throughout the round, recording 7 birdies against 2 bogey's. Meanwhile, Schultz and Voitovich eagled the par 5 6th hole, then eagled the par 5 18th hole to erase a 1 stroke deficit and tie for the title.
In all, 26 teams participated and a purse of $1820.00 was awarded, along with $510.00 in skins.
2017 Independence Open Two-Person Scramble
July 4th, 2017