Quarter Final Results
The Final Eight of the Senior Team Matches has been narrowed to four teams after Saturday play. In the upper bracket defending champ Congressional CC defeated Breton Bay G & CC 9 1/2 to 2 1/2. Hobbits Glen GC edged past Evergreen CC in hard fought contest 7 to 5.
In the lower bracket 2017 runner-up Washington G & CC overcame a tough Beaver Creek CC team 8 to 4. Manor CC knocked off perennial contender Columbia CC 8 1/2 to 3 1/2.
It was one of those days where most people would not play golf unless they had to. Four teams had to and the weather was more like March than April. Gusting winds and cold temperatures made every shot a challenge and it was only fun if your team won.
Defending Champion Congressional CC was knocked off by Hobbits Glen GC 10 to in the upper bracket. In the lower bracket, 2017 runner-up Washington G & CC prevailed over Manor CC 7 1/2 to 4 1/2.
Hobbits Glen GC and Washington G & CC will meet to decide the final.
Hobbit’s Glen GC overcame Washington G & CC 9 – 3 in the final match on Saturday, 12 May. Utilizing its depth, Hobbit’s outlasted Washington Golf in several close matches at home and away. Hobbit’s won in 2016 when it defeated Evergreen CC. Washington Golf lost in the final in 2017 to Congressional. Perennially a very strong team, they just need a couple of late holes to swing their way to gain a victory. They previously won in 1966 and 1988.
The final bracket is posted ⇒ HERE
History of Senior Team Match is ⇒ HERE