Casa de Campo Resort

The Casa de Campo Open: a great golfing event!

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The 29th Annual Casa de Campo Open Golf Tournament was held last week, September 16-18 on Casa de Campo’s wonderful Pete Dye designed golf courses; the Teeth of the Dog, Dye Fore and the Links.  185 players from the United States, South America, Central America and the Caribbean traveled to Casa de Campo to compete in this prestigious and fun 5-day event. Men were divided into 4 different flights, while the ladies competed in 3 flights. There were also competitions for seniors (50-59), super seniors (60-69) and super, super seniors (70 and older). The weather cooperated, the courses were in great shape and, as usual, everyone had a great time.

The results of the tournament were as follows:

Men’s Class A

Gross Division
Champion: Milko Brito 111 points
Runner-up: Rafael Aponte 94 points
3rd Place: Ray Perez 92 points

Net Division
Champion: Alvaro Talavera 125 points
Runner-up: Noel Kucich 118 points
3rd Place: Ray Rodriguez 113 points

Men’s Class B

Gross Division
Champion: John Rosario 93 points
Runner-up: Carrington Williams 83 points
3rd Place: Sepp Koster 81 points

Net Division
Champion: Kevin Doherty 125 points
Runner-up: Didier Bedu 118 points
3rd Place: Angel Lence Makela 116 points

Men’s Class C

Gross Division
Champion: Jose Contreras 77 points
Runner-up: Jesus Martinez 74 points
3rd Place: Angel Luis Lence Acosta 73 points

Net Division
Champion: Juan Roman Gonzalez 127 points
Runner-up: Simon Lopez 118 points
3rd Place: Nelson Velez  Lugo 117 points

Men’s Class D

Gross Division
Champion: Luis Mendoza 47 points
Runner-up: Roland Mahabir 46 points
3rd Place: Jesus Paris 44 points

Net Division
Champion: Francois Anton 124 points
Runner-up: Salvador Regla 121 points
3rd Place: Billy Biscoe 113 points

Seniors

Senior Champion:  Delvis Villalobos 120 points
Super Senior Champion:  Enrico Crasso 124 points
Super Super Senior Champion: Michael Taylor 106 points

Ladies Class A

Gross Division
Champion: Donna Basil 96 points

Net Division
Champion: Maria Carlota Oviedo 112 points

Ladies Class B

Gross Division
Champion: Lilian Hermelijn 69 points
Runner-up: Bonnie Bronson 67 points

Net Division
Champion: Diane Burns 119 points
Runner-up: Anne Wilcox 104 points
3rd Place: Dolores Bello 102 points

Ladies Class C

Gross Division
Champion: Zully Oskarina Aponte 41 points
Runner-up: Ada de la Vega 38 points
3rd Place: Zully Varela de Aponte 35 points

Net Division
Champion: Jill Dennett 119 points
Runner-up: Rosa Vinces 117 points
3rd Place: Mary Ledesma 112 points

Seniors
Senior Champion: Angelique Schoop 108 points
Super Senior Champion:  Blanca de Iribar 101 points

Closest to the Pin
Men’s Class A:  No Winner
Men’s Class B:  Don Groseclose
Men’s Class C:  Ignacio Laviosa
Men’s Class D:  Aldo de Luca
Ladies #3:  Maria de Leon
Ladies #12:  Anne Wilcox

We look forward to the 30th Anniversary of this great tournament next year and seeing a lot of familiar faces, as well as meeting many new friends. Thank you all for your participation and support over the last 29 years.

This article was contributed by David Pfisterer, Casa de Campo’s Head Golf Professional – Thanks Dave! To read about Dave, click here.

The following photos were taken at the prize-giving event on the Saturday evening, to view photos from the opening dinner and cocktail at Playa Minitas, click here.

This article was written by Rebecca Hughes, editor of Casa de Campo Living and Casa de Campo’s entertainment specialist!

Rebecca Hughes, Editorial and Events Marketing
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