Betschart Won in Texas
Daniel Augustus was once again back in action on the APGA Tour at Port St Lucie, Florida.
Augustus shot a second-round 4-under par 68 to come off the course up 13 places to finish T10th.
Augustus shot 6 Birdies, 10 Pars, and 2 Bogey’s.
Oliver Betschart Win’s at Fort Sam Golf Course in San Antonio
In the backdrop of the PGA Valero Texas Open, Betschart’s Coach, PGA Tour Professional and winner of the 1996 Texas Open, supported his juniors at the STPGA Junior Tour event less than half an hour away.
Betschart played an impressive round of golf today at the STPGA Fort Sam-La Loma course in San Antonio, shooting a 2-under 69 winning both his age group and entire field of 49 players.
He came out on the front nine carding 2 Birdies, an Eagle and 3 Bogeys, he also had a lone Birdie on the back nine, putting him 3 shots ahead of the field, for the win.
This is the last tournament after his intense 9-week schedule in the San Antonio area. Playing in 10 tournaments and recording 3 wins, 3 second place, 1 third place and 3 fifth place finishes.
Betschart said, “My goal here in Texas was to shoot in the 60’s in a tournament and I am happy that I was able to do it in my last event before returning to Bermuda, Thank you to the STPGA and Fort Sam for hosting the tournament, my coach and my parents for giving me the opportunity.”
Coach Ogrin said, “Betschart played really well, we are all so proud of what he has accomplished over this short period.”
On the STPGA Junior Tour which started in January Betschart was able to climb to 12th place playing in only 6 events and competing in a field of 218.
On the STPGA Presitge Tour which also started in January Oliver was leading until last week and dropped to second place competing in 4 events in a field of 72.