Beal Goes Low to Win Second Straight ADGA Medal Play Championship


Akron District Golf Association

ADGADefending champion Ross Beal of Uniontown overpowered Barberton Brookside with a bogey free 8-under par 64 on Sunday, and ran away with a seven-shot victory at the ADGA’s Medal Play Championship.

Beal carded four birdies and two eagles on Sunday for a two-day 36-hole total of 9-under par 135, easily winning the title for the second straight year.

Beal’s first eagle on Sunday came when he drove the dogleg left 325-yard third hole and sank the putt. His second eagle came on the 340-yard 16th hole when Ross sent is approach shot past the pin, spinning the ball back into the hole for a field shot.

Aaron Crewse finish in second place with a fine 2-under par 70 for a two day total of 142. Also of note, Bob Goulish had a hole-in-one for a skin on Saturday at Seven Hills.

The ADGA compliments both Seven Hills and Barberton Brookside on the excellent playing conditions of their respective golf courses.

FINAL RESULTS, 2009 ADGA STROKE PLAY CHAMPIONSHIP
Seven Hills GC & Barberton Brookside GC, May 30-31, 2009
[Prizes in merchandise at Chippewa GC]

Ross Beal        71-64  135         $450.00
Aaron Crewse        72-70   142        $350.00
Mike Simpson        72-73   145        $275.00
Anthony Yacovazzi    70-75   145        $275.00
Dave Oates        71-75   146        $175.00
Quinn Parker            76-70   146        $175.00  
Dave Pulk        77-73   150
Ryan Gaughan        76-75   151
Dan Marr        77-75   152
Mark Thomas        78-75   153
Chris Okeson        75-81   156
Tim Davis        81-76   157
Jim Cea            81-76   157        $175.00 SR
Mychal Agarenzo        81-77   158
Brian Beebe        82-77   159
Tom Stack        80-80   160        $125.00 SR
Rob Schusrich        84-76   160
Tom Seever        77-84   161
Rob Loomis        84-77   161
Nicholas Fiore        83-79   162
Joe Hedrick        80-83   163
Dan Mosholder        84-81   165
Mike Armour        84-83   167
Tom Markham        84-88   169
Dave Marshall        85-84   169
Tommie Li        86-83   169
Dave Trier        87-82   169
John Kern        88-81   169
Bob Goulish        90-81   171
Rich Slivinski        91-82   172
Terry Szwast         93-86   179
Kevin Pruitt        93-87   180
Aaron Czetli        95-85   180
Daniel Phillips        93-91   184
Jim Tarter         90-DNS
Chris Slates        NC

Sunday Skins – $40 ea
#2 Ross Beal, birdie
#3 Ross Beal, eagle
#4 Mike Simpson, eagle
#5 Dan Mosholder, birdie
#9 Ross Beal, birdie
#14 Joe Hedrick, birdie
#16 Ross Beal, eagle
#17 Rob Loomis, birdie
#18 Aaron Crewse, birdie

Saturday Skins – $70 ea
#2 Chris Okeson  Birdie
#6 Bob Goulish    Hole in One
#7 Chris Okeson  Birdie
#15 Tom Markham  Birdie
#17 Daniel Phillips  Birdie

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