Idyllic weather and a full field of 200 golfers enjoyed the inaugural March Championship. The 54-hole individual, net stroke play event was played on six different courses – Shaftesbury Glen, Tiger’s Eye, Arrowhead, Meadowlands, Sandpiper Bay, Thistle – and players from 28 states, Italy and Canada participated in the tournament, which was modeled after the Myrtle Beach World Amateur Handicap Championship.
William Murnin, Jr., (3-under par) of Murrells Inlet, S.C., coasted to a nine-stroke in Flight 1.
(Complete Results For All Flights)
Ronald Cotton (11-over par) made the trip from Granbury, Tx., to compete in the event and earned a two-stroke triumph in Flight Two. Sag Harbor, N.Y.’s Scott Smith (16-over par) won a scorecard tiebreaker against Phillip Bradford and Wayne Rhodes to emerge victorious in Flight Three
Bill Snider (5-over par) of Leland, N.C., won Flight 4 by one stroke while Elvin Davis, Jr., (5-over par) of West Bloomfield, Mi., prevailed by two strokes in Flight 5. Kurt Smith (3-under par) from Aledo, Texas won Flight 6 by two shots.
Enjoy our daily photo galleries from the event.