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2019 Dixie Classic Recap

Contributed by Sean Naylor

This year’s Dixie Classic Regional was played at The National (Bluff Cove). A total of 116 players from 21 different tours participated in the weekend event. 

In the Championship Flight, Steve Kubik from the Augusta Tour earned the victory with 81-72-153. Wally Love from the Charlotte Tour placed second with a score of 77-83-160. Eric King from the Kentucky Tour finished third with 82-81-263. 

In the A Flight, Adam Davis from the Augusta Tour took the top spot with a score of 78-81-159. Lonail Locklear from the Eastern NC Tour and Tommy Sedman from the East Tennessee Tour finished in a two-way tie for second with 165. Chet Dye from the Augusta Tour shot a 166, good for fourth place. 

In the B Flight, Heidi Rittenhouse from the Eastern NC Tour edged Norman Picker from the Augusta Tour by two strokes for the top spot. Rittenhouse carded 82-85-167 while Picker finished with 81-88-169. Steven Sapp from the Augusta Tour took third place with a 173. Tied for fourth were Mike Anderson from the Augusta Tour and Bill Russell from the Upstate Tour, both with a 174. One stroke behind them were Allen Hagen from the Charlotte Tour and Chris Winkler from the Augusta Tour.

In the C Flight, Joseph Jones from the Columbia Tour finished one stroke better than Ted Turner, Jr. from the Augusta Tour to earn the win. Jones carded an 85-91-176 while Turner tallied a 92-85-177. Joe Brown from the Atlanta Tour finished with 89-92-181, good for third place. The fourth-place finisher, Chris Moulton from the Augusta Tour shot a combined 183 and edged out both Mike Martin from the Charlotte Tour and Brian Petty from the Augusta Tour by two strokes.

In the D Flight, Chad Oates from the Atlanta Tour took the top spot with a score of 96-96-192. Four players finished in a tie for second with cards of 197. They included: Nathan Wilson from the Augusta Tour, Gregory Reynolds from the Atlanta Tour, Doug Bailey also from the Augusta Tour and Benji Raines from the Upstate Tour. 

Champ & A Flight Skins (Saturday)

#1 Walter Brown

#3 Michael Lovett

#4 Walter Brown

#10 Chaz Perry

#11 Adam Davis

#16 Larry Gragg

#18 George Domit

B Flight Skins (Saturday)

#1 Pete Smith

#2 Chris Winkler

#7 Charles Mathis

#13 JA Arnold

#16 Heidi Rittenhouse

#17 Ronald Johnson

C Flight Skins (Saturday)

#4 Zack Choice

#13 Junior Tunnell

#15 Brian Petty

D Flight Skins (Saturday)

#1 Shaggy Brown

#3 Dave Phillips

#4 John Greider

#13 Nathan Wilson

Super Skins (Saturday)

#2 Chris Winkler

#3 Michael Lovett

#7 Charles Mathis

#10 Chaz Perry

#17 Ronald Johnson

#18 George Domit

Closest to the Pin (Saturday)

#4 – Steve Bisson – 4 feet 4 inches

#7 – Charles Mathis – 1 foot 7 inches

#12 – Tony Mangieri – 4 feet 4 inches

#16 – Jimmy Sullivan – 4 feet 11 inches

SU2C Raffle (Saturday)

1st Place – Chris Winkler ($460)

2nd Place – JA Arnold (Yeti Rambler)

Champ/A Flight Skins (Sunday)

#4 Corey Thomas

#6 Wally Love

#10 Mark Ballew

#12 Winston Robinson

#16 Larry Gragg

#17 Scott Kennedy

B Flight Skins (Sunday)

#1 Allen Hagen

#2 Michael Miklos

#17 Kevin Thomas

#18 Larry Calinda

C Flight Skins (Sunday)

#3 David England

#4 Jimmy Sullivan

#5 Lyn Rhode

#10 Chris Moulton

#15 Joseph Jones

#16 Chris Carter

D Flight Skins (Sunday)

#1 Nathan Wilson

#13 Nathan Wilson

#14 Danny Sullivan

Super Skins (Sunday)

#2 Michael Miklos

#5 Lyn Rhode

#12 Winston Robinson

#13 Nathan Wilson

#14 Danny Sullivan

#18 Larry Calinda

Closest to the Pin (Sunday)

#4 – Joe Smolira – 10 feet 2 inches

#7 – Steve Bisson – 19 feet 6 inches

#12 – Wally Love – 29 feet 10 inches

#16 – Herb Holley – 5 feet 3 inches

SU2C Raffle (Sunday)

1st Place – Ticket #5111043 ($340)

2nd Place – Jimmy Sullivan (Yeti)



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