Greg Ward Sweeps Weekend with Win on Blue Course in Martinez, GA

ward.jpg (9530 bytes)Martinez, GA - Sunday brought clear skies to the Martinez course as well as another victory for Greg Ward. Ward shot 85, 23-under par, to clip a trio of players one stroke back. Greg Newport, Dan Anders, and Lewis Burton each shot 86, 22-under par, and shared second place.

As a result of their strong finishes, Greg Newport and Dan Anders qualified for the state championship, as well as Anders qualifying for the SC Match Play Championship. The win for Ward was his record 38th win on the SC tour. Jay Klapper is second in SC history with 18 wins. Finishing in a tie for fifth were Tony Jackson, whose SC money winnings now exceed $7,500, and Robert Johnson, who assumed the overall points lead for the year. Johnson has twice before won player of the year honors. The South Carolina Tour resumes action on May 15 and 16 in Rock Hill.

The amateur portion of the South Carolina State event was won by J. L. Coffey.

Professional Scores from the 1999 Martinez, GA Event (2 May 1999)

Name

Round 1

Round 2

Round 3

Total

Points

Money

1

Ward, Greg

28

29

28

85

30

$ 120.00

2

Anders, Dan

29

28

29

86

28

$ 69.00

Burton, Lewis

31

27

28

86

28

$ 69.00

Newport, Greg

30

30

26

86

28

$ 69.00

5

Jackson, Tony

32

27

28

87

25.5

$ 53.00

Johnson, Robert

32

29

26

87

25.5

$ 53.00

7

English, Gary

32

30

26

88

23.5

$ 43.00

Fowler, Todd

29

26

33

88

23.5

$ 43.00

9

Flavin, Mike

29

32

29

90

21

$ 39.00

Hitt, Michael

28

31

31

90

21

$ 39.00

Warren, Frank

31

28

31

90

21

$ 39.00

12

Bryant, Robby

27

30

34

91

18

$ 24.00

Coradini, Andy

29

33

29

91

18

$ 24.00

Klapper, Jay

30

27

34

91

18

$ 24.00

15

Ross, Mark

32

28

32

92

16

16

Kirby, Bobby

31

31

31

93

15

17

Baird, Rick

34

31

29

94

14

18

Britt, Darrell

31

34

30

95

12.5

Hollifield, Edgar

30

31

34

95

12.5

20

Gill, Nick

35

31

30

96

10.5

Varnadore, Tony

32

32

32

96

10.5

22

Jackson, Bob

32

32

33

97

8.5

Pack, Tony

30

36

31

97

8.5

24

Martin, Brian

36

33

30

99

7

25

Rybaczek, Rick

34

35

31

100

6

26

Chambers, Kevin

30

33

40

103

5

* Greg Newport qualified for the SC State Championship and Dan Ander qualifid for both the SC State Championship and SC Match Play Championship.

  Amateur Scores from the 1999 Martinez, GA Event (1 May 1999)

No amateur scores for this event were provided. If anyone has the scores, please email them to me at your earliest convenience.

 

 

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