Congressional Wins Senior Team Match Championship

On a wet and dreary day, The Congressional CC Senior Team defeated the Washington G & CC Senior Team to capture the WMGA Senior Team Match crown by a score of 6 1/2 to 5 1/2.

At Washington G & CC the home team of Bob Okum and Lance Hackett defeated Pat Tallent and Bobby Morris, 3-0.  Congressional’s Ben Brundred and Clay Fitzgerald defeated Washington Golf’s Richard Barrazotto and John Gillum 3-0.

At Congressional, on the Gold Course, George Mavrikes and Bill Goetzenberger used their home field advantage to beat Mike Brown and Vance Redmond of Washington G & CC 2 – 1.    In the second match at Congressional Chip Henderson and Gary Hann halved their match with visitors Tom Offut and Steve Fry, 1 1/2 to 1 1/2.

It was well played match in tough conditions.

In 2016 Hobbits Glen GC defeated Evergreen CC in the final by the same score.  Here is the final bracket with all match results. Senior Team – 2017 – Finals

Congressional CC winning team – the picture is a bit fuzzy as the beer had started to flow –