Lake Porter Golf Classic

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Congratulations to the 2017 Lake Porter Amateur Champions!

Lake Porter Champions

Amateur Champion: Bill Smitka: 73-71=144

Senior Champion: Dave Vlasic 74-71=145

Mid-Handicap Champion: Eric Stevensen 76-77=153

Super Senior Champion: George Glickley 78-78-156


Lake-Porter Golf Classic

At Palmira Golf Club, St. John


Final results

Championship Flight

Bill Smitka 73-71-144; Matt Meneghetti 76-70-146; Ronnie Prestamer 73-74-147; (tie) Jason Buffone 75-77-152, Lloyd Roth 78-74-152, Vince Barker 76-76-152; (tie) Damon Jensen 81-72-153, Greg Roderique 77-76-153, Brandon Bolling 72-81-153; Bryan Brzycki 83-72-155; (tie) Tony Lane 77-79-156, Andrew Michalwicz 82-74-156; Nick Kowalczyk 81-76-157; (tie) Tony Rubino 79-82-161, Charles Swanson 79-82-161; Steven Childress 74-89-163; Josh Jackowski 87-78-165; Jake Argenta 83-85-168; (tie) Brian Thomas 84-93-177, Brian Jacque 97-80-177; Jeremy Belko 87-96-183.


Super Senior Flight

George Glickley 78-78-156; Frank Filipiak 80-79-159; Marvin Selby 85-75-160 ; (tie) Jeff Christofanelli 75-86-161, Robert Berg 86-77-161; Jim Zartman 78-84-162; John Whiting 84-79-163; Jeff Bles 81-84-165, Aldo Buffone 87-79-166; Dave Tuskan 80-89-169; Don Wilson 86-84-170; Ken Cmelo 84-88-172; (tie) Garry Ruvoli 87-91-178, David Berg 88-90-178; Jim Kintz 92-88180; Chuck Wimmer 89-92-181; Dan Martin 90-92-182; John Lowenstine 86-93-183; Gale Miller 89-WD-NS


Senior Flight

Dave Vlasic 74-71-145; Kirk Smith 76-78-154; (tie) Bill Falloon 79-76-155, Mark Barenie 79-76-155; (tie) Charles Starcevich 80-76-156, Frank Katsinis 80-76-156, Craig Martin 82-74-156; Paul Mandich 80-77-157; Rick Grassel 79-80-159; Barry Thomas 83-83-166 Anthony Fallucca 84-84-168.


A Flight

Eric Stevenson 76-77-153; Bill Hays 82-75-157; Victor Perez-Ramierz 79-79-158; Tony Holquin Jr. 82-77-159; Dan Darlson 82-79-161; Red Calomino 81-82-163; John Warta 85-80-165; Tyler Copak 84-85-169; Chuck Shoemake 84-87-171; (tie) Bern Prisby 86-86-172, Bob Middleton 80-92-172, Liam Garvey 87-85-172; Bill Shoemake 84-89-173; (tie) Andrew Vanderwoude 85-89-174, Marc Lopez 87-87-174; Ryan Caldwell-Frye 93-85-178; Nicholas Lopez 91-89-180; Paul Dugan 93-88-181; Scott Angel 85-92-187; David Thomas 91-98-189; Chad Nardi 104-87-191; Matthew Lopez 192; Mike Hutton 95-105-198; Butch Berry 113-114-217; John Totos 89-WD-NS; Jon Michaels 85-WD-NSler 89-WD-NS.


Summary of Payouts:

* $2,192.50 in J&M Shop Credit paid out

* Custom Scorpion 21 Golf Shirts at J&M Golf awarded to 1st place amateur champions in each division of Lake Porter. 

* Championship 2017 Lake Porter course flags presented to 4 division champions.


Championship

1st: Bill Smitka 73-71-144   $300.00

2nd: Matt Meneghetti 76-70-146  $200.00

3rd: Ronnie Prestamer 73-74-147 $125.00

4th : Jason Buffone 75-77-152; Vince Barker 76-76-152; Lloyd Roth 78-74-152 (tie)  $60.00 each

5th: Damon Jensen 81-72 -153; Brandon Bolling 72-81-153, Greg Roderique 77-76-153 (tie) $32.50 each


Seniors

1st: Dave Vlasic 74-71-145 $250.00

2nd: Minnow Smith 76-78-154 $125.00

3rd: Mark Barenie 79-76-155, Bill Falloon 79-76-156 (tie) $22.50 each


Super Seniors

1st: George Glickley 78-78-156 $250.00

2nd: Frank Filipiak 79-80-159 $125.00

3rd: Marvin Selby 85-75-160 $60.00


Mid Handicap

1st: Eric Stevensen 76-77-153 $250.00

2nd: Bill Hays 82-75-157 $125.00

3rd: Victor Perez-Ramirez 79-79-158 $60.00


All gift certificates in the amounts above will be available to those listed. You may pick up you gift certificates at J&M Golf in St. John, IN. J&M Pro Shop is 5 minutes from Palmira on Indianapolis/Route 41. 


Coverage from the Post-Tribune

Final Round Coverage

http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/post-tribune/sports/ct-ptb-golf-lake-porter-st-0731-20170730-story.html


First Day Coverage

http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/post-tribune/sports/ct-ptb-golf-lake-porter-st-0730-20170729-story.html


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Best,

Bill Falloon

Tournament Director

Final Round Pairings (Sunday, July 30)

Lake-Porter Amateur Golf Classic

At Palmira Golf Club, St. John


Super-Senior Division

7:40 Gale Miller 89, Chuck Wimmer 89, Dan Martin 90, Jim Kintz 92

7: 48 Don Wilson  86, Aldo Buffone 87 Garry Ruvoli 87, David Berg 88

7. 58 Ken Cmelo, 84 Marvin Selby 85, Robert Berg 86, John Lowenstine 86

8: 06 Frank Filipiak 79, Dave Tuskan 80, Jeff Bles 81, John Whiting 84

8: 14 Jeff Christofanelli 75, George Glickley 78 , Jim Zartman 78

Seniors

8: 22 Craig Martin 81, Barry Thomas 83, Anthony Falluca 84

8: 30 Paul Mandich 80, Rick Grassel 79,  Frank Katsinis 80, Charles Starcevich 80

8: 38 Dave Vlasic 74, Kirk Smith 76, Bill Falloon 79, Mark Barenie 79

A-Flight

8: 44  Matthew Lopez 103, Chad Nardi 104, Butch Berry 113,  Ryan Caldwell-Frye 93,

8: 52 Paul Dugan 93, Mike Hutton 93, Scott Angel 95, Tommy Philpot 89

9: 00 Liam Garvey 87, Marc Lopez 87, John Totos 89, David Thomas 91

9: 08 John Warta 85, Andrew Vanderwoude 85, Bern Prisby 86, Nicholas Lopez 91

9:16 Tyler Copak 84, Bill Shoemake 84, Chuck Shoemake 84, Jon Michaels 85 

9:24 Red Calomino 81, Bill Hays 82, Dan Darlson 82, Tony Holquin 82

9: 32 Eric Stevenson 76, Victor Perez-Ramirez 79, Bob Middleton 80 

Championship Division

9:40  Josh Jackowski 87, Jerry Belko 87, Brian Jacque 97

9: 48 Andrew Michalwicz 82, Jake Argenta 83, Bryan Brzycki 83, Brian Thomas 84

9: 56, Charles Swanson 79, Nick Kowalczyk 81, Damon Jensen 81

10: 04 Tony Lane 77, Greg Roderique 77, Lloyd Roth 78, Tony Rubino 79

10: 12  Jason Buffone 75, Vince Barker 76, Matt Meneghetti 76 

10: 20 Brandon Bolling 72, Bill Smitka 73, Ronnie Prestamer 73,  Steven Childress 74


First Round Scores (July 29, 2017) Lake Porter 2017

Lake-Porter Golf Classic


At Palmira Golf Club, St. John

Saturday's first-round results


Championship Division

Brandon Bolling 72; (tie) Bill Smitka, Ronnie Prestamer 73; Steven Childress 74; Jason Buffone 75; (tie) Vince Barker, Matt Meneghetti 76; (tie) Tony Lane, Greg Roderique 77; Lloyd Roth 78; (tie) Tony Rubino, Charles Swanson 79; (tie) Nick Kowalczyk, Damon Jensen 81; Andrew Michalwicz 82; (tie) Jake Argenta, Bryan Brzycki 83; Brian Thomas 84; (tie) Josh Jackowski, Jerry Belko 87; Brian Jacque 97.


Super Senior Division

Jeff Christofanelli 75; (tie) George Glickley, Jim Zartman 78; Frank Filipiak 79; Dave Tuskan 80; Jeff Bles 81; (tie) Ken Cmelo, John Whiting 84; Marvin Selby 85; (tie) Robert Berg, John Lowenstine, Don Wilson 86; (tie) Aldo Buffone, Garry Ruvoli 87; David Berg 88; (tie) Gale Miller, Chuck Wimmer 89; Dan Martin 90; Jim Kintz 92, Joe Slattery 94.


Senior Division

Dave Vlasic 74; Kirk Smith 76; (tie) Bill Falloon, Rick Grassel, Mark Barenie 79; (tie) Paul Mandich, Frank Katsinis, Charles Starcevich 80; Craig Martin 81; Barry Thomas 83; Anthony Falluca 84.


A Division

Eric Stevenson 76; Victor Perez-Ramierz 79; Bob Middleton 80; Red Calomino 81; (tie) Bill Hays, Dan Darlson, Tony Holquin 82; (tie) Tyler Copak, Bill Shoemake, Chuck Shoemake 84; (tie) Jon Michaels, John Warta, Andrew Vanderwoude 85; Bern Prisby 86; (tie) Liam Garvey, Marc Lopez 87; John Totos 89; (tie) David Thomas, Nicholas Lopez 91; (tie) Ryan Caldwell-Frye, Paul Dugan, Mike Hutton 93; Scott Angel 95; Matthew Lopez 103; Chad Nardi 104; Butch Berry 113.

2017 LAKE PORTER TEE TIMES (SATURDAY, JULY 29)

LAKE PORTER TEE TIMES (SATURDAY, JULY 29)
6:36 Tony Lane-C Nick Kowalczyk-C Brian Brzycki-C Steven Childress-C 4
6:48 Jake Argenta-C Bill Smitka-C Vince Barker-C Brian Thomas-C 4
7:00 Gale Miller-SS Dave Tuskan-SS Dan Martin-SS Geroge Glickley-SS 4
7:12 Ken Cmelo-SS Aldo Buffone-SS John Whiting-SS Chuck Wimmer-SS 4
7:24 Garry Ruvoli-SS Jeff Christafanelli-SS Jeff Bles -SS John Lowenstine -SS 4
7:36 Jerry Albertson-SS Robert Berg-SS David Berg-SS Eugene Frankowski--SS 4
7:48 Marvin Selby--SS Frank Filipiak-SS Jim Zartman--SS Don Wilson--SS 4
8:00 Jason Buffone-C Matt Meneghetti-C Damon Jensen-C Lloyd Roth-C 4
8:12 Greg Roderique-C Brian Jacque-C Josh Jackowski-C Tony Rubino-C 4
8:24 OPEN-C, OPEN-C OPEN-C OPEN-C 0
8:36 Andy Roderique-C Ronnie Prestamer-C Charles Swanson-C  OPEN-C 3
8:48 Marty Hynes-C Brandon Bolling-C Andrew Michalowicz -C Jerry Belko-C 4
9:00 Jeff Warta-A John Warta-A Butch Berry -A Chad Nardi-A 4
9:12 Red Calomino-A John Totos -A Bob "Toes" Middleton-A Scott "Scooter" Angel-A 4
9:24 Victor Perez Ramirez-A Tony Holquin Jr.-A Tyler Copak-A Matthew Lopez-A 4
9:36 Ryan Caldwell-Frye-A Michael Lampkin-A Mark Lopez-A Paul  Dugan-A 4
9:48 Mike Hutton -A Chuck Shoemake-A Bern Prisby -A Joe King-A 4
10:00 Eric Stevensen-A Nicholas  Lopez -A David Thomas-A Rick Grasel-S 4
10:12 Andrew Vanderwoude-A Bill Hays-A Dan Darlson-A Jon "Grip Guy" Michaels-A 4
10:24 Craig Martin-S Dave Vlasic-S Frank Katsinis-S Jim Kintz-SS 4
10:36 Barry Thomas-S Minnow Smith-S Charles Starcevich-S Anthony Fallucca-S 4
10:48 Doc Mandich-S Bill Falloon-S Mark Barenie-S Tommy Philpot-J 4
11:00 Stephanie Drake -W Nina Nipcon-W OPEN-W OPEN-W 2

LP 2017 Still Open for Registrations

Welcome to the 87th Annual Lake Porter. You can quickly sign up for the tourney by clicking on the "Web Form" tab above, or by emailing or mailing your registration information request below to Bill Falloon, Tournament Director, at 219-924-5771 or [email protected]

The 87th Lake Porter Golf Classic

July 29-30, 2017

Palmira Golf Course

12111 W. 109th Street, St. John IN 46373

www.palmiragolf.com


Entry Fee: $100 for under 60 years old; $80 for 60 years old and over

All tourney information posted to website (including tee times by July 23)

Payouts for 2016 Lake Porter Tournament

Lake Porter Champions

Amateur Champion: Andy Roderique 68-73=141

Senior Champion: Craig Martin 75-69=144

Mid-Handicap Champion: Victor Perez-Ramirez 77-77=154

Super Senior Champion: Peter Barenie 80-80=160

Pro Division Shootout Champion: Brad Burvan, Sandy Pines Golf Course  77


Summary of Payouts:

* $1915 paid out in skins over two days ($1155 first day, $760 second day)

* $2150 paid out in J&M Shop Credit paid out

* Custom Scorpion 21 Golf Shirts awarded to 1st place amateur champions in each division at J&M Golf.


CHAMPIONSHIP FLIGHT 68-73-141: Andy Roderique. 74-72-146: Lloyd Roth. 75-72-147: Matt Meneghetti. 73-174-147: Tres Steffey. 76-75-151: Bill Smitka. 78-74-152: Brian Brzycki. 75-78-153: Ronnie Prestamer. 78-76-154: Damon Jensen. 76-79-155: Dennis Minetee. 78-78-156: Jacob Argenta. 81-75-156: Brian Kasper. 78-79-157: Yianni Kostouros. 78-80-158: Tony Rubino. 80-80-160: Josh Jackowski. 75-85-160: Chris Kostouros. 76-88-164: Rhett Barker. 80-84-164: Eric Stevenson. 81-83-164: Eric Stiles. 80-85-165: Kyle Dwyer.

MID-HANDICAP FLIGHT: 77-77-154: Victor Perez-Ramirez. 78-78-156: Tony Holquin. 83-78-161: Bobby Middleton. 79-85-164: Bruce Prisby. 81-83-164: Danny Darlson. 84-80-164: Bern Prisby. 84-84-168: Chuck Shoemake. 87-83-170: Jeff Bles. 85-86-171: Daniel Ford. 87-87-174: Bill Hays. 86-91-177: Mike Sheffield, Michael Birkenheier. 88-90-178: Jon Michaels. 82-98-180: Reid Dahlkamp. 86-96-182: B.J. Gifford, Nicholas Bles.

SENIOR FLIGHT: 75-69-144: Craig Martin. 72-76-148: Frank Katsinis. 74-78-152: Dave Vlasic. 76-76-152: Jim Zartman. 72-82-154: Charles Starcevich. 78-77-155: Barry Thomas. 78-84-162: Charles Prewitt. 79-83-162: Mark Smolen, 79-WD-NS: Bill Falloon

SUPER SENIOR FLIGHT: 80-80-160: Pete Barenie. 88-78-166: Dave Tuskan. 83-83-166: Aldo Buffone. 88-78-166: Dave Tuskan. 85-88-173: Kenn Cmelo. 87-88-175: Mike Prospero.

PRO FLIGHT (Sunday only): 77: Brad Burvan (won playoff hole), Andrew Godfrey, Derek Smenyak. 79: Mike Liming. 81: Bill Springer. 84: Mat Blair, Brandon White. 92: Kyle Snyder.


Payouts 

Championship 

1st, Andy Roderique  $377.50

2nd Lloyd Roth:  $244.50

3rd (tie): Tres Steffey Matt Meneghetti;; $125.00 each

5th. Bill Smitka, $85.00

6th Bryan Brzycki, $75.00


Mid-Handicap

1st Victor Perez Ramirez $200.00

2nd Tony Holquin Jr. $118.50

3rd  Bobby "Toes" Middleton, $90.00


Seniors

1st Craig Martin $200.00

2nd Frank Katsinis $108.50

3rd (tie) Jim Zartman and  Dave Vlasic $50.00 each


Super Senior 

1st Pete Barenie $130.00

2nd (tie)) Aldo Buffone and Dave Tuskan $85.50 each


All gift certificates in the amounts above will be available to those listed. You may pick up you gift certificates at J&M Golf in St. John, IN. J&M Pro Shop is 5 minutes from Palmira on Indianapolis/Route 41. 


Pro Division

1st Brad Burvan (Sandy Pines GC) $380.00 wins one hole playoff with birdie.

2nd (tie) Derek Smenyak (Sandy Pines GC) and Andrew Godfrey (Sanctuary GC): $190 each


Lake-Porter Golf Tournament

First-round scores

At Palmira Golf Club, par 72

CHAMPIONSHIP Flight: 68: Andy Roderique. 73: Tres Steffey. 74: Lloyd Roth. 75: Matt Meneghetti, Chris Kostouros, Ronnie Prestamer. 76: Dennis Minetee, Bill Smitka, Rhett Baker. 78: Damon Jensen, Yianni Kostouros,  Jacob Argenta, Brian Brzycki, Tony Rubino. 80: Eric Stevenson, Josh Jackowski, Kyle Dwyer. 81:  Brian Kasper, Eric Stiles. 82: Tony Lane. 83: Michael Peters, Trevor Wheaton. 84: James Brewer, Dale Jalovecky. 96: Danny Eanes


MID-HANDICAP FLIGHT: 77: Victor Perez Ramirez. 78:  Tony Holquin. 79: Bruce Prisby.  81: Danny Darlson. 82: Reid Dahlkamp. 83: Bobby Middleton. 84: Chuck Shoemake,  Bern Prisby. 85: Kyle DeYoung, Daniel Ford. 86: Mike Sheffield, B.J. Gifford, Nicholas Bles, Michael Birkenheier. 87: Bill Hays, Jeff Bles. 88: Jon Michaels. 89: Ed Mackowiak, Red Calamino, David Thomas.  90: Garry Ruvoli. 91: Rich Gamboa. 92: Mark Misch, John Lowenstine. 93: Chuck Wimmer. 94: John Totos. 95: Liam Garvey. 96: Michael Lampkin, Mike Hutton. 97: Guy Blessing, Marc Lopez.  100: Butch Berry. 


SENIOR FLIGHT: 72: Frank Katsinis, Charles Starcevich. 74: Dave Vlasic. 75: Craig Martin.76: Jim Zartman. 78: Charles Prewitt. Craig Martin, Barry Thomas. 79: Mark Barenie, Bill Falloon, Mark Smolen. 81: Tony Falluca, Kirk Smith. 84: Tim Axarides. 86: Doc Mandich, John Marthakis. 


SUPER SENOR FLIGHT:  80: Pete Barenie, Dave Tuskan. 83: Aldo Buffone. 85: Kenn Cmelo. 87: Mike Prospero, Bill Atkins. 88: Dave Tuskan


Coverage from the Post-Tribune:

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Best,

Bill Falloon

Tournament Director

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