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Grace Jin and Sarah Farmer Win 15th Women’s Eclectic
CORINTH – Grace Jin of Huntsville captured the 2023 Women’s Eclectic at Oakmont Country Club in Corinth, Texas besting Chandler Browning of Prosper and Mallorie Luitwieler of Katy by five strokes. Jin ended the tournament with a gross total of 11-under 66 which included 14 birdies, 17 pars, and only 5 bogeys.
Sarah Farmer of Arlington claimed the Overall Net Championship with a combined net score of 10-under 62 which included 4 net birdies and 18 net pars, improving a total of 8 strokes between rounds. Only 2 strokes behind Farmer were Angie Lindloff of Katy who pulled off an 8-under 64 net total at this year’s Women’s Eclectic.
Over two days of tournament play at Oakmont Country Club, a total of 2 eagles were carded, both by Dallas’ Isabel Crow.
Overall Gross Eclectic Leaderboard
1. Grace Jin, Huntsville -11
T2. Chandler Browning Prosper -6
T2. Mallorie Luitwieler Katy -6
4. Marian Barker Lubbock -4
T5. Mason Lewis Granbury -3
T5. Isabel Crow Dallas -3
Overall Net Eclectic Leaderboard
1. Sarah Farmer Arlington -10
2. Angie Lindloff Katy -8
T3. Lorraine Werner The Woodlands -7
T3. Sherri Elliott Corinth -7
T5. Lyn Jones Houston -6
T5. Paula Bradley Corinth -6
Golf Course: Named “The Best of the Private Clubs” list for 2013 by Avid Golfer magazine and located on 170 acres of beautiful rolling terrain, Oakmont Country Club is just minutes north of Lake Lewisville in Corinth, Texas. Renowned PGA Seniors Champion Don January served as golf course design consultant to Roger Packard, the course architect, in designing a course considered the best combination of natural beauty and challenging play in the area.
Weather: Monday’s first round forecasted a low risk of precipitation with cooler-than-normal temperatures from 62 to 72 degrees. Tuesday’s final round anticipated a higher chance of showers, although the sky remained mostly clear with a high near 57.
What’s Next: The 2023 Women’s Partnership Match Play heads to The Hideout Golf Club & Resort in Brownwood, Texas.
More Information: For complete coverage of the 2023 Women’s Eclectic, click here.