For Immediate Release:
Sunday brought sunny and warm conditions to entice the field at the NB Men’s Four Ball Championships Driven by Audi Moncton, the first event of the 2023 Golf NB Championship Schedule.
In the Senior Men`s Division, the team of Mike Breen of the Hampton Golf Club, and Mark Armstrong of the Riverside Country Club would complete their wire-to-wire win shooting a score of five under par 67, (-5) on day 1, and a three under par 69, (-3) on day 2 ending with a narrow two-shot lead over runner-ups Shawn Branch & Greg Jones of the Country Meadows Golf Club.
In the Senior Net Division, it was Joe Sullivan & Gary Grant of the Covered Bridge Golf & Country Club who would be crowned. Grant and Sullivan would card a net six under par 66, (-6) on day 1, and a net five under par 67, (-5) on day 2. The pair ended their tournament with a 2-day net total of eleven under par 133, (-11) giving them a two-shot victory over runner-ups Gerry Garnett & Charlie Christensen of the Hampton Golf Club, and Shawn Branch & Greg Jones of the Country Meadows Golf Club who both carded a net total of nine under par 135, (-9).
The Amateur Men’s Division saw a very close and hard-fought battle between the brother duo of Chase & Braeden Burgess of the Petitcodiac Valley Golf & Country Club and the team of Will O’Connell & Scott Friars of the Riverside Country Club. Both teams would tee off from hole #1 in a sudden-death playoff where team Burgess would card a birdie to capture the victory.
Both teams carded a three under par 69, (-3) during day 1, and an even par 72, (E) during day 2 for a tournament total of three under par 141, (-3).
In the Amateur Net Division, it was the Sussex Golf Club’s Nicholas Arseneault, and NB Public Player Brendan Foster. The pair beat the brother duo of Luke & Eric LaMorre by retrogression scoring. Both teams ended their tournament with a net total of nine under par 135, (-9).
We would like to give a massive thank you to the Algonquin Golf Course for their hospitality and great work over the weekend.
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For more information on the 2023 NB Men’s Four Ball, Driven by Audi Moncton including results and tee times please CLICK HERE.