2017 Geneva City Golf Championship down to final eight

The 2017 Geneva City Golf Championship got underway with the qualifying round held at Geneva County Club on Saturday. Windy conditions kept the scores higher than in past years with former champion Bill McDermott capturing medalist honors with a 73 on the par 71 GCC track. Defending City Champ Sam Venuti fired a 79 but is already granted the top seed in this year’s tournament.

Also qualifying on Saturday was Mike Long (75), Alex Love (76), Steve Acquilano (78), Rodd Dinan (80), Sean Lindsay (80), John Mittiga (81), Mike Giddings (81), Mike Roulan (81), John Zugec (82), Nick Sharman (82), Al Pontes (84), Joey Maher (84), Matt Trickler (86) and Marc Grenouilleau (86). Trickler and Grenoulleau survived a three-way playoff with Steve Alaimo (86) for the final spot in the match-play competition.

On Sunday, the round of 16 was played at Big Oak Golf Course on Packwood Road in Geneva. Full results and current brackets are below…

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