GRAND BLANC – The Flint Junior Golf Association (FJGA) handed out its final major award of the season, the Mancour Cup, for the high school-aged Jack Nicklaus group at Flint Elks Lodge #222 this week. The opening round was held Monday with play wrapping up with the second round on Tuesday. Scores for Tuesday’s final round were not available in time for press deadlines. Grand Blanc’s Ranveer Ajimal won the final Cup, but his total was not available.
Both Elizabeth Gibbs of Goodrich and Grace Hoffman of Kearsley led the way for the girls’ division after Monday’s first round with a pair of 81s. Brook Herbstreit of Fenton finished with an 83, Madison Brigance of Grand Blanc carded an 86 and Alexandra Sexton finished with an 87. Angela Hanners of Fenton carded an 88, Isabel Mabry of Davison finished with a 90, Olivia Canaday of Flint Powers Catholic carded a 91 and Kelsey Malone and Davison’s Brooke Kalisz both finished with a pair of 95s.
The boys’ division was led by Grand Blanc’s Ranveer Ajimal, who carded a 76 after Monday’s opening round. Dylan Conte of Fenton carded a 77, Robert Burns finished with a 78 and Grand Blanc’s Brendan Silpoch finished with an 80. Jake McGeary of Lapeer carded an 81, Ryan Truchan of Grand Blanc and Andrew Nestor of Flushing both carded 82s and with a pair of 83s were Zach Limas and Noah Ruddy. Lapeer’s Dominic D’Anna finished with an 84 along with Issac Richardson, Travis Gist of Davison carded an 85 and with an 86 was Grand Blanc’s Ashton Gaulin. Dylan Crocker carded an 88 and Pierce Paling and Swartz Creek’s Connor Jewell finished with 89s.
The Jack Nicklaus group will compete at Spring Meadows Country Club in Linden on Monday. For full results and to see the upcoming schedule, visit www.fjga.org.