|YOUTH GOLF (18U): WAVERLY'S TOMASSO WINS TIMBER BANKS GOLF CLUB STOP ON CENTRAL NY PGA TOUR (2018-07-08)
Valley Sports Report
BALDWINSVILLE, N.Y. — Waverly’s Alex Tomasso fired a 79 to win the girls 18U Division of the Timber Banks Golf Club stop on the Central New York PGA Tour here Thursday.
Tomasso, who will be a senior in the fall, recorded five bogeys and four pars on the front nine for a 41, and held a two-stroke lead over Lena Jones of DeWitt, and Abigail Ainsworth of Cicero.
Tomasso strung together four consecutive pars to start the back nine and saw here lead balloon to six strokes over both Ainsworth and Jones.
Ainsworth cut two strokes off Tomasso’s lead on 14 and 15, but Tomasso parred the last three holes to clinch the victory.
Tomasso finished with a 38 on the back nine, while Ainsworth, who was second with an 88, shot a 45, and Jones, who was third with a 91, shot a 48.
Jones and Ainsworth are 1-2 in the season standings in the 18U tour. It was the first event of the season for Tomasso.
IN PHOTO: Alex Tomasso.