Saturday, January 09, 2016

Sammy Fuller T16 in Championship, Inci 

Mehmet leads 1st Flight at Harder Hall

In a rush to complete the third round of action before nightfall at the 61st Harder Hall Women’s Invitational at Sebring, Florida after the overnight and morning rains forced a one-hour delay, August Kim of St. Augustine, Florida took the lead. 
 August’s 4-under round of 68, gave her a three-day total of 2-under par 214. 
 Second round leader, Jessica Porvasnik stumbled to a 74 and sits in second place alone at 1-under par.  
 Lori Beth Adams carded her second straight under par round, with 70 and is in third place. two shots back of the lead.   
Linn Andersson and Katie Mitchell also carded under par rounds, with 68 and 70, respectively.   
Harder Hall’s Dick Wilson design is set up at 6,124 yards for the championship which concludes on Saturday.  

In the Forever Forty-Nine Division, Taffy Brower shot 73, to take a six-shot lead at 233 into the final day over Janice Roberts Wilson.

In the Ben Roman Division, Peggy Yountz defeated Nancy Jackson in a one-hole play-off after shooting 79 for a three-day total of 248. 

GB and I Junior Vagliano Trophy team player Samantha (Sammy) Fuller (Roehampton), with ever improving scores of 78, 75 and 73, is in the leading 20 of the championship flight at 226, 12 strokes behind leader August Kim (72-74-68) with one round to go at the Sebring, Florida venue.
Curtis Cup team candidate Inci Mehmet (Royal Mid Surrey), pictured,
has also improved her scores with rounds of 81, 75 and 72 for 228 and she leads the First Flight scores by two shots.

Scot Lauren Whyte (St Regulus, St Andrews), a student at Baylor University, Texas, is T7 in this flight with scores of 75, 82 and 78.
Sammy Fuller's younger sister Annabel is T9 in the First Flight on 236, made up of rounds of 80, 80 and 76.

Harder Hall Golf and Country Club, Sebring, Florida.
Par 216 (3x72)
players from USA unless stated
214 August Kim 72 74 68
215 Jessica Porvasnik 73 68 74
216 Lori Beth Adams 75 71 70
217 Diane Lim 69 75 73, Kelly Grassel 76 69 72, Alex Wright 70 75 72, Linn Andersson 77 72 68

222 Meghan Stasi 77 73 72 (T10)
226 Samantha Fuller (Eng) 78 75 73 (T16)
228 Inci Mehmet (Eng) 81 75 72 (leads 1st flight by 2)
235 Lauren Whyte (Sco) 75 82 78 (T7 1st flight)
236 Annabel Fuller (Eng) 80 80 76 (T9 1st flight)