Hugo Bernard-Mike Weeks win Palm Beach County Four-Ball
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WEST PALM BEACH, FL (April 30, 2017) - By combining rounds of 64-69-69 the team of Hugo Bernard and Mike Weeks finished 16-under and won the Palm Beach County Four-Ball hosted by Bear Lakes Country Club Lakes Course.
Trailing by two at the start of play on Sunday the duo fired a 5-under tally to post 16-under and win by two shots over 36-hole leaders Josh Powers and Ryan Howison.
During the final round the winning team got off to quick start with a bogey-free 4-under 32 on the front nine before battling there way to a three birdie, two bogey closing nine 1-under 35.
Bernard had a breakout 2016 winning the NCAA Division II Championship, Canadian Amateur, Orlando International Amateur and now he is set to play in the upcoming Terra Cotta Invitational.
Michael Connors and Scott Turner placed third at 10-under, Christopher Burnett and Parker Rudd were fourth at 8-under while three other teams were 7-under in a tie for fifth.
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ABOUT THE Palm Beach Four-Ball
54-hole two-man team event with Open, Senior
(ages 50-59) and Super Senior (60+) divisions.
First Round: Better Ball – Both players play their
own ball and the lower score of the partners is the
score for the hole. If one partner fails to complete
the play of a hole, there is no penalty.
Final Round: Modified Alternate Shot – Both players
tee off on every hole. You then play your partners
drive for your second shot. After second shots have
been played, one ball is selected to complete the
hole and that ball must be played alternately until
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