Wardle/Matagrano win Two Man Links title
BANDON, Oregon (May 8, 2013) - A perfect
of golf came
close on Wednesday with the two teams
division coming down the stretch dead even
heading into the
at Bandon Dunes.
Andrew Matagrano (left) and Greg Wardle (right) with caddie Joey Russell (amateurgolf.com photo)
Greg Wardle and Andrew Matagrano were on
Alexandria, Louisiana) and partner Trey Coker
Wardle -- after hitting driver off the deck onto
green in two
position for his third straight birdie, Hargis
a 40 foot
then pranced around the green like Hale Irwin
the 1990 US
Open at Medinah.
Wardle two putted.
The teams headed to No. 10, where
made a 10 foot
as Hargis' shorter birdie attempt slid by.
Dammeier, Chris Lawton
Wardle and Matagrano made 17 birdies in the
final two rounds.
posted 64-66 after starting 74-69. As Ben
participant, remarked before the playoff,
champs Sherman Haggerty and Ben
"It's the bombers versus the tacticians."
Sherman Haggerty and Ben Whipple took their
third senior title.
pair were on-again off-again and on again, As
in the 70s with rounds in the mid 60s. Today
El Dorado Hills
California duo closed with a 68 to win the title
over Bryan Lynn
Greg Lockard of Bakersfield.
This time, the bombers won.
Hagerty and Whipple also won the tournament
back to back in
Longtime participants Dieter Dammeier and
division cruising to victory at 30-under 255.
came close to
matching the tournament record of 248 set
A special thanks goes out to all the staff at
the players from around the country for
the 12th annual
tournament our best ever.
View results for amateurgolf.com 2013 Two Man Links at Bandon Dunes