Rockledge, FL – The EWGA Brevard County/Space Coast Florida Chapter recently hosted the South & Central Florida District Semi-Final at Rockledge Country Club on Saturday, June 24, 2017. The EWGA District Semi Finals events take place at 15 venues nationwide during a three month period for golfers who advance from their local Chapter Championship.
Now in its 22nd year, the EWGA Championship is the largest women’s amateur golf tournament of its kind, with more than 2,400 members participating annually. The competitive tournament appeals to EWGA members of all skill levels as it includes five flights of Stroke Play Competition and as well as a Scramble Division. Participants compete in a local Chapter Championship , presented by Guardian Life Insurance of America, then advance to the district semi-finals at one of 15 venues nationwide. The event concludes with the national EWGA Championship, an exciting two-day finals competition that will be held at Hot Springs Village in Hot Springs, Arkansas on October 6 and 7.
The South & Central Florida Semi-Final was held June 24, 2017 at Rockledge County Club in Rockledge, Florida. There were 107 EWGA members competing from 8 Chapters. The low gross honors went to Nadia Luttner from Palm Beach County Chapter with a score of 79, but it wasn’t easy. Nadia had to prove herself in a three hole playoff with Maria Larrazabal. Maria Larrazabal from Fort Lauderdale Area Chapter won the Low net honors with a score of 73.
The Senior Flight (ages 55 to 69) gross winner was Maria Larrazabal from Fort Lauderdale Chapter with a score of 79 and low net winner was Donna Craig from Brevard County/Space Coast Chapter with a score of 72.
The Super Senior Flight (ages 70 and above) gross winner was Jackie Cox from Miami Chapter with a score of 95 while Michelle Florea from Fort Lauderdale was the low net winner with a score of 79.