Crump Cup: Semi's set for Sunday
27 Sep 2008
see also: Crump Cup Golf Tournament, Pine Valley Golf Club


PINE VALLEY, New Jersey (Sept. 27, 2008) --Two time New Jersey State Open champion Brian Komline sank a thirty foot birdie putt on the eighteenth hole to force an extra hole and beat Robert Gerwin of Cincinnati with a par on the first hole Saturday afternoon in play at the Crump Memorial Tournament at Pine Valley. Komline will face Michael McDermott of Bryn Mawr , PA in Sunday morning's semi final.

Tournament medalist Michael Muehr of Potomac Falls , VA. won both his Saturday matches. He'll face Jeff Belk of Marietta , GA in the semi finals.

Sunday morning semi final matches in the senior division will have Gayle Sanchez of Baton Rouge , LA against W. Logan Jackson of Winston Salem, NC in one bracket and Jack Vardaman of Washington , DC against Steve Smyers of Lakeland , FL in the other.

The public is invited to view the championship match Sunday afternoon. Parking and shuttle service will be available at the Clementon Elementary School located at 4 Audubon Avenue off of Erial Road in Clementon.

NOTE: A complete match play bracket will be posted on completion of Sunday's play.


The George Arthur Crump Cup -- named for the hotelier and course architect most famous for building Pine Valley -- is arguably the premier mid- amateur event in the United States. The invitational field is made of of top players from around the United States and the UK. The format for the four days is two rounds of stroke play qualifying, followed by four rounds of match play. Players are flighted according to their qualifying position, and a separate Senior flight includes two of those flights. Jay Sigel has won the event the most times, with nine victories between 1975 and 1993.

Sunday at The Crump Cup is unique; the public is invited to spectate the final matches - a shuttle from a nearby parking area is provided. Info follows: Pine Valley Golf Club will host the 91st George Arthur Crump Memorial Tournament Thursday, September 17th through Sunday the 20th. The public is invited to view the final match on Sunday, September 20th. The gates will open at approximately 1:00 pm.

Parking and transportation arrangements are being handled by the Clementon Youth Athletic Association. Parking will be at the Clementon Elementary School located a 4 Audubon Ave. Clementon, NJ. Signs will be posted to direct you to the designated parking area. Please remember, Clementon Police will not allow any parking along East Atlantic Avenue between Clementon Road and the Club.

There will be a fee of $25.00 per car which will include parking and a shuttle bus that will operate between the school and Pine Valley all afternoon.

The Clementon Youth Athletic Association will also have a refreshment stand set up inside the front gate. All proceeds from the parking and refreshment stands benefit the Clementon Youth Athletic Association.

Cameras, video, photographs and cell phones will not be permitted. In case of inclement weather, please call (856) 783-3000 and select option 4.

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