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Sunday, Sept. 13, 2015

Meldrum repeats as City of Aiken Amateur golf winner

AIKEN - Chad Meldrum changed his strategy in the second round of the City of Aiken Amateur Championship, going for broke off the tees and it resulted a victory.
By David Westin

Friday, Sept. 4, 2015

Burke County upsets Griffin

GRIFFIN, Ga. - Burke County went on the road to knock off No. 4 Griffin.
By David Westin

Sunday, Aug 30, 2015

Wade bests buddies at Jones Creek

After a shocking turn of events near the end of Sunday's Jones Creek Classic, John Wade emerged as the winner.
By David Westin

Friday, Aug 28, 2015

Swainsboro rallies past ECI

SWAINSBORO, Ga. - Lance Eldridge tossed a 13-yard touchdown pass to Michael Franklin with 13 seconds left in the game to give Swainsboro a come-form-behind victory over ECI.
By David Westin

Brentwood edges Edmund Burke

WAYNESBORO, Ga. - Payton Massengale scored both touchdowns as Brentwood slipped past Edmund Burke in a game in which all the scoring occurred in the first half.
By David Westin

Saturday, Aug 22, 2015

Virginia golfer wins Kandy Waters Memorial Classic

NORTH AUGUSTA - Lanto Griffin rolled in a 14-foot birdie on the first hole of sudden-death - No. 18 at the River Golf Club - to win the Swing Thought Tour's Kandy Waters Memorial Classic on ...
By David Westin

Sunday, Aug 16, 2015

Roberts fires 65 to win at Houndslake

AIKEN - On what he called a magical day, Aiken's Jeff Roberts came from way back to win the senior division of the Peak Amateur Series event at Houndslake Country Club. on Sunday.
By David Westin

Friday, Aug 7, 2015

Hogan returns to site of his long-awaited victory

Of all the winners of Peak Amateur Series golf events, it's doubtful many appreciated the victory as much as Augusta's David Hogan did a year ago.
By David Westin

Sunday, Aug 2, 2015

Quackenbush, Blackburn win at Midland Valley

GRANITEVILLE - Aiken's Brian Quackenbush and Harlem's Jay Blackburn maintained their perfect records in Peak Amateur Series tournaments this season with victories in the Orville White Cup on Sunday.
By David Westin

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Blackburn, Beasley win at Gordon Lakes

Jay Blackburn and Justin Beasley were runaway winners in the Peak Employment Services Gordon Lakes Invitational on Sunday.
By David Westin

Sunday, July 19, 2015

Quackenbush wins Augusta City Amateur

Aiken's Brian Quackenbush rallied for a slam of his own on Sunday at the Augusta City Amateur.
By David Westin

Samuels is senior division Augusta City Amateur champion

Robert Samuels likes the sound of his new title of city amateur champion in the senior division.
By David Westin

Saturday, July 18, 2015

Spears leads Augusta City Amateur

Carson Spears leads the Augusta City Amateur after a strong back-nine finish.
By David Westin

Sunday, July 12, 2015

Blackburn win his senior debut

EDGEFIELD, S.C. - Jay Blackburn's debut in the senior division of the Peak Amateur Series was like a lot of events he played in during his years in the regular division. He walked away with a victory.
By David Westin

Saluda golfer wins Perry Watson Memorial

EDGEFIELD, S.C. - Peyton Shore, of Saluda, S.C., ran away with the regular division of the Perry Watsom Memorial at Pine Ridge Club on Sunday.
By David Westin

Sunday, June 28, 2015

Aiken golfer Quackenbush wins at Woodside

Brian Quackenbush, 44, made his Peak Amateur Series debut a memorable one, winning in wire-to-wire fashion. He shot 69-71 to finish at 4-under-par 140 on the Jones Course at Woodside Plantation.
By David Westin

Larry breaks Peak Amateur Series drought

Larry, winless since August 2013 on the Peak Amateur Series, ended his drought with a three-shot victory in the senior division of the South Carolina Players Championship at Woodside Plantation on ...
By David Westin

Sunday, June 14, 2015

Ex-Musketeer to tee it up in 'extreme' series

Augusta pro Shepherd Archie didn't know what he was getting into when he auditioned for Golf Channel's latest reality series.
By David Westin

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Westin: Amateur golf series tries to rebound

The spring/summer amateur golf tournament series which started in 1988 as the Cadillac Cup and is now the Peak Amateur Series used to run itself for the most part.
By David Westin

Sunday, May 24, 2015

Foss wins at Belle Meade after scoring mishap

THOMSON - Steve Foss won the Cameillia City Classic golf tournament after a scoring mistake by Ethan Chamineak cost him a spot in a playoff with Foss.
By David Westin
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