Colorado National Golf Club Hosts Drive Chip and Putt Qualifier

Colorado National Golf Club Hosts Drive Chip and Putt Qualifier

Posted on July 31, 2017
Colorado National Golf Club in Erie, CO hosted the sixth of seven local Drive Chip and Putt qualifiers on July 31st, 2017. A registered field of 200 players competed for three qualifying spots in each age bracket, two alternates and the opportunity to move onto to the Sub-regional Qualifier to be held at Walnut Creek Golf Preserve on Saturday, August 19th, 2017. Winners from this event and prospective winners of future qualifiers will eventually be given the opportunity to compete at Augusta National Golf Club in the Drive Chip and Putt National Championship—a hallmark event of the Master’s Week festivities since 2013.

Among the victors was Taylor Fox, of Broomfield, CO, who was the highest scoring young lady for the day, winning the Girls 12-13 age division with 115 points. Tommy Hammond also of Broomfield, CO who competed in the Boys 14-15 age division, led all participants with the highest point total of the day. He scored a whopping 137 points, making two out of his three putts.

Listed below are the qualifiers from each age bracket that will move on. (Results listed 1st – 3rd)

Girls 7-9
  • Fayth Turnbaugh - 69
  • Annabel Roy - 59
  • Acadia Curtis - 58
Boys 7-9
  • Ashton Edwards - 86
  • Ryan Fenton - 75
  • Cooper Brennan - 74
Girls 10-11
  • Mia Huerta - 98
  • Brenna Higgins - 89
  • Macy Kleve - 70
Boys 10-11
  • Peter Howard - 117
  • Bode Terry - 96
  • Larsen Pocs - 95
Girls 12-13
  • Taylor Fox - 115
  • Elle Higgins - 101
  • Bella Kith - 98
Boys 12-13
  • Carter Hinkle - 123
  • Dylan Everett - 112
  • Dylan Bundy - 105
Girls 14-15
  • Alexandra Tammavong - 102
  • Asha Essenbaggers - 97
  • Cassidy Weaver - 81
Boys 14-15
  • Tommy Hammond - 137
  • Christopher Gunlikson - 128
  • Braden Caffarelli - 119
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