Up for grabs was three spots into the Butterfield Bermuda PGA Championships, Sims shot a second round 2-over par to finish at 4-over par for the tournament.
Also advancing to the championship was Nicholas Jones, and Jarryd Dillas who both finished at 6-over par, Jones shot a second round even par 71, while Dillas shot four over par.
Christian Collins defeated Oliver Betschart in a play-off to be recognized as the first alternate for the championship, with both advancing to the APGA Tour event next week after both finished at 7-over par. Collins shot a second round 5-over par 76, while Betschart shot a 3-over par 74.
Camiko Smith shot a second round 4-over par 75 to finish at 8-over par to finish 6th also advancing to the APGA Tour event, and closing out the Bermuda Field for the APGA Tour event was Damian Palanyandi who finished 7th overall with a score of 10-over par, Palanyandi shot a 5-over par 76 in his second round.
Butterfield Bermuda Championship Local Qualifier Final Leaderboard
+04 Michael Sims +06 Nicholas Jones +06 Jarryd Dillas (a) +07 Oliver Betschart (a) +07 Christian Collins (a) +08 Camiko Smith +10 Damian Palanyandi (a) +12 Cory DeSilva +13 Dwayne Pearman +14 Chaka DeSilva +14 Arriek Douglas +15 Kenneth Leseur (a) +16 Andrew Trott-Francis +16 Andrew Trott +18 Scott Roy +20 Christopher Smith +20 Oliver Pitcher +24 Makie De Souza +24 Chris Grantier +26 Steven Lambert +27 Delyone Borden +30 Jeffrey Lindo +42 Lester Cox +42 Marshall Minors +42 Michael Wells (a)
Wednesday, October 05, 2022
Countdown to PGA Bermuda Championships LIVE @ 9:00am
The Butterfield Bermuda Championship is fast approaching, the stand-alone event with full FedExCup points and an elevated purse of $6.5 million.
The tournament returns to Port Royal Golf Course in Southampton, Bermuda, the week of October 24th – 30th.
www.islandstats.com along with the Butterfield Bermuda Championships has once again teamed up to bring you weekly updates in a countdown to the Championships.
Also approaching is the Butterfield Bermuda Championship Local Qualifier as the Port Royal Golf Course, Tuesday, October 4th & Wednesday, October 5th, and the Butterfield Bermuda APGA Championship at the Port Royal Golf Course, on Tuesday, October 11th & Wednesday, October 12th.
Chaka DeSilva shot a 1-over par 72 to lead at the conclusion of the First Round, while four players ended the day one stroke back.
Arriek Douglas, Christian Collins, Jarryd Dillas, and Michael Sims all shot a First Round 2-over par 73 to finish the day in second place.
Fourteen-year-old Oliver Betschart and Cory DeSilva both shot 4-over par 75’s to finish T3rd.
2021 Qualifier Damian Palanyandi is not far behind, finishing at +5 over along with Dwayne Pearman.
Butterfield Bermuda Championship Local Qualifier Leaderboard
+01 Chaka DeSilva +02 Arriek Douglas +02 Christian Collins (a) +02 Jarryd Dillas (a) +02 Michael Sims +04 Camiko Smith +04 Oliver Betschart (a) +04 Cory DeSilva +05 Damian Palanyandi (a) +05 Dwayne Pearman +06 Nicholas Jones +08 Kenneth Leseur (a) +08 Andrew Trott-Francis +08 Andrew Trott +09 Oliver Pitcher +11 Chris Grantier +11 Delyone Borden +13 Scott Roy +13 Makie De Souza +14 Steven Lambert +16 Jeffrey Lindo +16 Christopher Smith +17 Michael Wells (a) +22 Marshall Minors +23 Lester Cox
Tuesday, October 04, 2022
Pompano Couples Tournament Day 2 Round Up
The 2022 Pompano Couples Tournament continued on two golf courses.
At the Tuckers Point Club Golf Course, Pina Colada – Massimo and Suzi Novielli, along with Yellow Bird – Doug and Janet Souza had the Low Net of the day with 8-under rounds of 62.
On the Port Royal Golf Course, Dark n Stormy – John and Barbara Welland had the Low Net score of 7-under par 64, while Rum Swizzle – Roger and Jane Waligora had a round of 6-under par 65.
The 2022 Pompano Couples Tournament got underway, with Paul Smith and Jill Maslanka finishing level with John Wellard and Barbara Wellard at 9-under par.
Both couples shot 61, they have a four-stroke lead over three couples, Bill Brunton and Janice Brunton, Todd Fetterly and Jen Shirley, along with Robert Leavens and Michele Christl who shot 5-under par 65.