Sunday, May 15, 2011
Belize Golf World Cup Results - May 14th 2011
Congratulations to our 2 teams who battled hard on Saturday for the First Belize Golf World Cup.
22 players made 2 teams of 11, representing the Belizean Americas and Belizean Internationals.
The teams played in the famous Ryder Cup format. The first 9 holes, pairs from each team were matched up in a FOURBALL Match Play.
After the 9 holes the teams had a break and then played in a 9 hole Singles Match Play.
Here are the Results. Belizean International Team marked (BI) and Belizean Americas Team marked (BA)
FOURBALL Pairings :
Dalix Hernandez/Naim Musa (BA ) beat Andy Hunt/Ray Garbutt Sr (BI) - 1up
Ryan Garbutt/Jenny Patterson (BA) beat Jim Comber/Carl Austin (BI) - 2up
John Wongsam/Alan Graham (BI) beat Nelson Gallardo/Rene Reyes (BA) - 2up
Peter Lizarraga/Jaime Gonzalez (BA) beat Paul Martin/Peter Allen (BI) - 3up
Mickey Thornton (BA) beat Karl Ayres (BI) - 2up
Sam Mathias/Robert Lee (BI) beat John Sansone/Tim Heath (BA) - 1up
After the FOURBALL pairings :
4 points - Belizean Americas
2 points - Belizean Internationals
SINGLES Matchplay :
Jenny Patterson (BA) beat Paul Martin (BI) - 1up
Peter Lizarraga (BA) beat Andy Hunt (BI) - 1up
Jaime Gonzalez (BA) beat Alan Graham (BI) - 1up
Ryan Garbutt (BA)beat Robert Lee (BI) - 4up
John Sansone (BA) beat Sam Mathias (BI) - 3up
Dalix Hernandez (BA) beat Carl Austin (BI) - 6up
Tim Heath (BA) and Karl Ayres (BI) - Match tied
Rene Reyes (BA) and John Wongsam (BI) - Match tied
Jim Comber (BI) beat Mickey Thornton (BA) - 1up
Peter Allen (BI) beat Nelson Gallardon (BA) - 1up
Ray Garbutt Sr (BI) beat Naim Musa (BA) - 2up.
Singles Results :
7 points - Belizean Americas
4 points - Belizean Internationals
Final Result :
11 points - Belizean Americas
6 points - Belizean Internationals.
Victorious Belizean Americas Captains : Jaime Gonzalez and Mickey Thornton.
Winner of Closest to the Pin on #1 and #10
Winner of Longest Drive on #6 and #15
Winner of 2 Pot
Andy Hunt (#5)
Paul Martin (#5)
Mickey Thornton (#1 and #12)
John Wongsam (#6)
Naim Musa (#1)