Texas South Four-Ball winners Grant Schroeder (L) and Sam Hochhauser (R)
MONTGOMERY, TX (February 26, 2017) -- Grant
Schroeder and Sam Hochhauser claimed the 2017
Golf Association South Four-Ball presented by
Precision Golf after firing a 10-under par round 62.
team of Schroeder and Hochhauser won by four
and finished with a 36-hole total of 15-under par
This year’s competition was held on the Weiskopf
Course at Bentwater Yacht & Country Club.
Schroeder and Hochhauser, of Montgomery,
sizzling final round 10-under par round of 62 to
their first South Four-Ball title. The team got off to a
start and they kept the momentum going
the whole round. The duo traded six birdies during
opening front nine, each carding three, on their way
turn at 6-under par 30, and an 11-under par total
the Championship. Even though they were able to
an impressive opening nine total, the overnight
Joe Sanders and Ed Sanchez weren’t going away
Sanders, of Austin, and Sanchez, of San Antonio,
able to card four birdies on their opening nine and
the turn at 10-under par for the Championship,
Sanders and Sanchez were able gain a tie for
lead after a birdie on the par four 12th. However,
Schroeder and Hochhauser kept their momentum
and regained the lead after a birdie on the par four
13th. Sanders and Sanchez carded two late bogies
the 14th and 16th and they weren’t able to rebound.
Schroeder and Hochhauser continued their birdie
with birdies on the par five 15th and a final birdie on
par four 18th. Their two-day total of 15-under par
was good enough to cruise to a four stroke victory.
Sanders and Sanchez finished in a tie for second
place with a two day total of 11-under par 133 for
Championship. Cole Hammer and Chris Minton, of
Houston, also finished tied for second after an
impressive final round 8-under par 64.
The teams of Mike Booker and Justin Kaplan
finished in a tie for fourth place alongside Scott
and Cameron Conway with a 36-hole total of 8-
par 136. Booker and Kaplan, of Houston, started the
day one stroke back of the first round leaders and
carded five birdies on the day on their way to a final
round score of 3-under par 69. Waltrip and Conway,
Montgomery started the day four strokes back of the
overnight lead and they carded six birdies on their
to a final round score of 6-under par 66.
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