Florida Mid-Senior: Weeks wins in playoff
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (Aug. 21, 2011) --Michael Weeks prevailed in a playoff to win the Florida State Mid-Senior Championship at Bear Lakes Country Club.
Michael Weeks, of Jupiter, recorded a final round one-under par 71 for a tournament total of four-under par 212 to find himself tied with the defending champion Bobby Bird, of Vero Beach and John Wegmann, of Southwest Ranches after 54-holes of play.
Weeks fired a first round of four-under par 68 and followed that up with a second round of one-over par 73. Bird posted rounds of 70-75-67 as Wegmann posted rounds of 72-70-70. The trio would head for a sudden death playoff to determine the Champion.
The playoff would go two holes with Weeks making a 3-foot birdie on the 18th hole for the victory. This is Week's first State Championship.
Stephen Anderson, of Hobe Sound, finished one stroke back with a tournament total of three-under par 213 to take home fourth place honors.
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ABOUT THE Florida Mid-Senior
For those 40 years of age and above, the
Senior Championship features 54 holes of
stroke play over three days. The field will
cut to the low 70 plus ties after 36 holes.
be age 40 or older and be a member of
FSGA. 54 holes of stroke play, cut to low
plus ties after after 36 holes.
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