2022 Ponce De Leon Recap

The Arkansas Golfweek Amateur Tour was back in Hot Springs Village at Ponce de Leon golf course for our 3rd to last tournament of the year. Temperatures were more mild than previous tournaments.

In a three man battle in the Champ Flight, tour veteran, Ben Starsky shot 70 to take the victory over Trey Coker and Reagan Dalby.

Mike Norwood took home another victory in the A flight. It was a close battle as he shot 77 to win over Kevin Dunham (78). Rounding out the paid places was LR Gardner (80) and Gary Whitt (81).

In the B Flight, Buddy Taylor shot 77 for a two shot victory over Michael Young (79). Third place went to Bruce Upton (83).

In a back and forth battle in the C Flight, Phil Hemba edged Luke Lewis by one stroke. Phil shot 82 to Luke’s 83. Rounding out the paid places was Dennis Drummond (85) and Ethan Vines (86). Ethan won the card playoff over Rich McClendon.

The D Flight saw another close battle with first and third separated by one stroke. Yul Eslinger (90) took home the first place trophy over Jeremy Harper, Jay Williams and Bobby Williams who all shot 91.

Our next event will be Eagle Crest in Alma, Arkansas. In 2023 we will add a Senior Golfweek Amateur Tour for players 50 and over. We will have 10 events. More information will be forthcoming.


 Tournament Details
    Event / Course: Ponce
    Entry Fee: $115.00
    Dates & Start Times: Saturday - August 27th, 2022
  9:00 am - Shotgun
    Points for Event: Standard Points
    Event Payment Due By: Monday - August 22nd, 2022

 Tee Box Assignments

 Practice Rounds
Practice round at Ponce on Friday August 26th.
Tee times start at 1:00 pm.  I have 7 tee times
We have room for 28 players.   Email me if you want to play.  Members send POA Number please
Cost is $50.00 for non members and regular cost for members.
Skins game is $20 and collected at the course. DO NOT SEND FRIDAY SKINS GAME VIA PAYPAL! Only Saturday skins via PayPal.
Green fees are paid directly to the course on Friday.

 Players & Tee Time \ Starting Hole

 Event Results & Cash Games

Posted: 9/10/2022 7:03:07 PM