Team USA overcame a one-point deficit entering final-round play Saturday at the inaugural Can Am Cup at Barefoot Resort & Golf, taking 7.5 of a possible 12 points in better ball competition at The Dye Course to win the competition, 16-14.
The teams of Hunter Watkins/Brandon Mahoney and Jessy Long/Ralph Brittian paced Team USA by taking two points each, while the Robert Rains/Tim Winkler tandem earned a net point advantage over Team Canada’s Jay Petroff and Dave Struthers to help seal the victory.
Congratulations to both teams for engaging in a spirited, fun competition!
Round 4 – USA 16, Canada 14
Canada – Dave Merry & Dave Picton, 1.5 points
USA – Tom Prestia & Robert Johnson, .5 points
Canada – Hugh Brown & Mike McLaughlin
USA – Hunter Watkins & Brandon Mahoney, 2 points
Canada – Danny Passmore & Mike Zecchino
USA – Jessy Long & Ralph Brittian, 2 points
Canada – Jay Petroff & Dave Struthers, .5 points
USA – Robert Rains & Tim Winkler, 1.5 points
Canada – Simon Mahoney & Jordan Passmore, 1.5 points
USA – Jay Gerlich & Jim O’Donohue, .5 points
Canada – Dave Hemstad & Mark Zecchino, 1 point
USA – Carl Paulson & Dennis Paulson, 1 point