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Deer Ridge pro wins Classic

Posted On: Wednesday, September 12, 2018

James Skrypec birdies 1st playoff hole

Deer Ridge pro wins Classic

James Skrypec of the Golf Academy at Deer Ridge fired rounds of 68-70 and won in a playoff at the PGA of Canada’s Ontario Zone Fall Classic.

The event was played Sept. 10-11 at two Thornbury-area golf courses - the Georgian Bay Club (GBC) and The Golf Club at Lora Bay.

The playoff involved Skrypec, Brian Hadley (70-68) of Thames Valley Golf Club and Danny King (67-71) of The Performance Academy at Magna.

Skrypec won with a birdie on the 18th hole at Lora Bay, which was the first playoff hole.

The top two players from the BruceGreySimcoe region were Terry O’Brien of Cedar Links Golf Centre in Barrie (69-73) and Thomas Keddy of OslerBrook Golf and Country Club (71-71) who tied for 8th.

Other results from BGS golfers were:

T-20th G.W. King of The Academy at Georgian Bay Club (77-70)

T-24th Greg Colekessian of Georgian Bay Club (76-73)

T-28th Stephen Bardswick of Cobble Beach (81-70)

T-32nd Gary Jeffrey of The Academy at GBC (75-77)

40th - Jim Salnek of Vespra Hills GC (75-80)

44th Andrew Day of Whispering Hills GC (79-80)

T-49th Wesley Furlong of National Pines GC (84-81)

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