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WGA 2023 Tournament Schedule

Courington/Salome Win Fall Shootout

Jack Courington and Taylor Salome won

the 2022 Fall Shootout on the second

playoff hole. Elliot Soyez and Jeff Bell shot

rounds of 65-62 to finish at 15 under par.

After shooting a 1st Round 62, Max Lazzo

and Matt Lazzo birdied five of their last

six holes to tie Soyez and Bell at 15 under

par. Salome and Courington were on #18

tee sitting at 14 under par when both of

their tee shots found the fairway bunker.

Salome hit an 8 iron to ten feet where he

calmly stroked in the birdie putt to force a

three-way playoff with Soyez/Bell and

Lazzo/Lazzo. After all three teams made

par on #10, Courington sank a 20 foot

birdie putt on #11 to clinch the victory.  

Steve Newman and Todd Bonewell won the Senior Division after firing an opening round 59. A late charge by AJ Jenkins and Ray Brundige, 63-61, left them 1 shot off the lead. Newman and Bonewell held on for the victory with a final round 64. 


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Cooper Schultz Wins City Medal Play

Cooper Schultz won his second City

Medal Play title at Crestview Country

Club's South Course. Schultz started

the tournament with a 7 under par 64

and closed with a 67 to finish at 11

under par. Blake Saffel and Austin

Goodrum both shot 68 in the final

round to finish in a tie for second

place at 4 under par. 


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Colby Hays Wins the City Junior

Colby Hays won the Auggie Navarro City Junior Championship with a two round total of 139, 3 under

par for the tournament. Noah Pirtle

finished in 2nd with a total of 145 and

Pearce Lashley finished in 3rd with a

total of 150. 

Thank you to all the participants!

Overall Results

Results by Age Division

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Dave Oetken Wins Senior Championship in Playoff

Dave Oetken won his 1st City Senior

Championship in a 7-hole playoff

with Mike Casamento. Casamento too

k the 1st Round lead with a 2 under

par 70. Oetken started the final round

4 shots back after a opening round 74,

but closed with 68 to finish the

tournament at 2 under par. With

Oetken finishing well before

Casamento, word of Oetken's 68

reached him on the 16th tee and the

fact that he was now 3 shots behind.

Casamento preceded to make three

straight birdies to force a playoff. 

In the playoff, both players made pars at holes #1-#4. Casamento laid up on the short par 4 5th hole while Oetken took driver at the green. Casamento's wedge stopped 15 feet from the hole, leaving him a putt that broke 1 foot, and Oetken's chip shot stopped just inside Casamento's ball. Both players made their birdie putts. After pars at #6, Oetken capped off the win with a 8 foot par putt on the 7th playoff hole. 


Congratulations to all of the flight winners!


Final Round Results

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Chapman & Gliege Win City Fourball

Tyler Chapman and Josh Gliege won

the City Fourball after a 5-hole

Playoff with Zach Sokolosky and Tate

Herrenbruck. Sokolosky and

Herrenbruck held a 3 shot lead going

into the final round at Wichita

Country Club. Chapman and Gliege

were able to force a sudden death

playoff after firing a 5 under par 66

on Sunday. Each team made par on

holes #1 through #4. Then Chapman

hit a wedge to 15 feet on the par 4 5th

hole and made the putt to clinch the



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Ballard and Newman Win Senior Fourball

Charlie Ballard and Steve Newman

lead from start to finish in the 2022

City Senior Fourball. After blazing to a

lead in round 1 with a 9 under par 63

at Rolling Hills Country Club, they

maintained their lead the rest of the

tournament with a 1 under 70 in

Round 2. Ballard and Newman

increased their lead in the final round

with a 66 at Wichita Country Club. 



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Charlie Stevens Wins 2022 Match Play

Charlie Stevens and Derek Harrison

advanced to the City Match Play final on

Sunday afternoon. Harrison held a 1 up lead

going into the par 5 #17. Harrison wedged

his third shot to a couple of inches for a

conceded birdie. Stevens followed that by 

sinking a 40-foot eagle putt to push

the match to All Square with one hole to

play. After halving the 18th with pars, the

two went to the first extra hole; the 220 yard

par 3 1st hole. Harrison narrowly missed his

8 foot par putt giving Stevens the chance for

his first Match Play Title with a par. After

chipping to 4 feet from just off the green,

Stevens knocked in his putt for par to clinch

the victory. 

Drew Chamberlin defeated JR Morgan to

win the 1st Flight bracket. 

Championship Bracket

1st Flight Bracket

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