Boothe / Watson claim IGA Women’s Mid-Am Series #3 title
Fiona Watson and Tish Boothe (left two players above) claimed the third and final IGA Women’s Mid-Am Series Event title over the defending champions, Erin Schaffer and Leanne Smith on Saturday. Watson and Boothe carded an even round of 71 to top the sides in a second-place tie between Schaffer and Smith and Julie Buerman and Katie Wenthe.
Kathy Fortune and Laura Leszczynski finished their Saturday in fourth place, two back from Watson and Boothe. Kelly Nelson and Lindsay Burry tied with Lauren Backer and Jen List for fifth place.
Rebecca Schroeder and Marie Jeanblanc (right two players above) were the Team Net Division champions after an eight-under day. Schroeder and Jeanblanc knocked off Kelly Grimes and Sue Harmon, who posted a five-under net round.
To round out the top-five is a three-way tie at four under-par between Renee Buckner and Kim Burchett, Carroll Dethrow and Janece Schwartzkopf and the side of Janis Owens and Ila Gilbert.
Next up on the IGA schedule is the 62nd Wife-Husband Championship on September 16-18 at Sunnyside Country Club in Waterloo. Find out who will claim this year’s title using our live scoring feature.
Team Gross Division
1. Watson + Boothe E 71
T2. Schaffer + Smith +1 72
T2. Buerman + Wenthe +1 72
4. Fortune + Leszczynski +2 73
T5. Nelson + Burry +3 74
T5. Backer + List +3 74
Team Net Division
1. Schroeder + Jeanblanc -8 63
2. Grimes + Harmon -5 66
T3. Buckner + Burchett -4 67
T3. Dethrow + Schwartzkopf -4 67
T3. Owens + Gilbert -4 67