2022 Dos Equis Team Challenge

BGA veterans Frank Mejia and Jim Frenette captained two 8-man teams in a modified Ryder Cup format over the weekend of Friday, September 23, Saturday September 24th and Sunday, September 25th at The Bridges in Abbottstown, PA.

Results

Friday Afternoon – Four Ball

Was a windy and sunny afternoon for golf. Temperature was 78 degrees and winds were steady at 15 – 17mph.

Echo (Mejia) Bravo (Frenette)
Frank Mejia
Matt Schwam
4 & 3 – $40 split
Scott Ward
Mke Cravens
Doug Mejia
Chuck Petrilla
2 & 1 – $40 split
Brett Coffman
Matt Clark
Jerry Green
Matt Clary
4 & 3 – $40 split
Scott Lacey
Greg Robinson
Mark Chester
Bob Hoff
Jim Frenette
Leon Anderson
1 up – $40 split
3 Points 1 Point
Closest to the Pin
4 Mike Cravens $10
7 Jim Frenette $10
11 Frank Mejia $10
16 Doug Mejia $10
Saturday AM – Captains Choice

50 degrees, partly cloudy and winds much lighter than yesterday, around 10 mph for the morning matches starting around 8:00 am.

Echo (Mejia) Bravo (Frenette)
Frank Mejia
Jerry Green
Leon Anderson
Brett Coffman
2 & 1 – $40 split
Mark Chester
Chuck Petrilla
Scott Ward
Mike Cravens
1 up – $40 split
Bob Hoff
Matt Clary
2 & 1 – $40 split
Jim Frenette
Matt Clark
Doug Mejia
Matt Schwam
4 & 3 – $40 split
Scott Lacey
Greg Robinson
5 Points 3 Points
Closest to the Pin
4 Frank Mejia $10
7 Mike Cravens $10
11 Scott Ward $10
16 Brett Coffman $10
Saturday PM – Alternate Shot

67 degrees, sunny for our afternoon matches around 2pm.

Echo (Mejia) Bravo (Frenette)
Mark Chester
Matt Clary
Leon Anderson
Greg Robinson
5 & 4 – $40 split
Frank Mejia
Chuck Petrilla
$20 split
Jim Frenette
Brett Coffman
$20 split
Bob Hoff
Matt Schwam
4 & 2 – $40 split
Scott Ward
Mike Cravens
Doug Mejia
Jerry Green
5 & 4 – $40 split
Scott Lacy
Matt Clary
7.5 Points 4.5 Points
Sunday – Single Matches

Mostly cloudy and windy with intermittent rain showers for the singles matches around 8am.

Echo (Mejia) Bravo (Frenette)
Frank Mejia
5 & 4 – $40
Jim Frenette
Bob Hoff
3 & 2 – $40
Leon Anderson
Mark Chester
2 & 1 – $40
Scott Ward
Doug Mejia
2 & 1 – $40
Mike Cravens
Jerry Green Brett Cofffman
3 & 2 – $40
Matt Clary Greg Robinson
3 & 2 – $40
Matt Schwam
3 & 2 – $40
Scott Lacey
Chuck Petrilla
5 & 4 – $40
Matt Clark
Frank Mejia
2 & 1 – $20
Jim Frenette
13.5 Points 6.5 Points

Congratulations to Captain Frank Mejia and his team for retaining the Dos Equis Cup! Each player on Team Echo received an extra $10 by virtue of their teams victory.

Closest to the Pin
4 Chuck Petrilla $10
7 Chuck Petrilla $10
11 Chuck Petrilla $10
16 Bob Hoff $10

Doug Mejia – MVP

Doug Mejia is the first repeat MVP with his undefeated record of 8 – 0 over the last two years and another closest to the pin Friday.

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2021 Dos Equis Cup Challenge

BGA veterans Frank Mejia and Jim Frenette captained two 10-man teams in a Ryder Cup format (match play) over the weekend of Friday, October 15, Saturday October 16th and Sunday, October 17th at The Bridges in Abbottstown, PA.

Results

Friday Afternoon – Four Ball

Weather was absolutely perfect for Golf this afternoon. Temperature was 78 degrees and Sunny, humidity was around 60%. Winds were light and variable at around 10 mph. The event began at 12:30 pm with a shotgun start from holes 15 through 18.

Team Mejia Team Frenette
Bob Hoff
Tom Nelson
6 & 5 – $40 split
Jim Frenette
Don Drehoff (x)
Mark Chester
Matt Schwam
2 & 1 – $40 split
Leon Anderson
Dan Saylor
Frank Mejia
Doug Mejia
2 & 1 – $40 split
Scott Ward
Al Solis
Jerry Green
Pat Keough
Matt Johnson
Matt Clary
4 & 3 – $40 split
Mike Cravens
Scott Lacey
6 & 5 – $40 split
John Eldridge
Greg Robinson
4 Points 1 Point
Saturday AM – Captains Choice

68 degrees, partly cloudy and winds around 10 mph. Humidity was 80 to 90% for the morning matches starting at 8:00 am.

Team Mejia Team Frenette
Bob Hoff
Pat Keough
2 & 1 – $40 split
Leon Anderson
Matt Clary
Mark Chester
Jerry Green
3 & 2 – $40 split
Dan Saylor
Don Drehoff
Matt Schwam
Doug Mejia
6 & 5 – $40 split
Matt Johnson
John Eldgridge
Mike Cravens
Tom Nelson
3 & 1 – $40 split
Scott Ward
Greg Robinson
Frank Mejia
Scott Lacey
Jim Frenette
Al Solis
5 & 4 – $40 split
8 Points 2 Points
Saturday PM – Alternate Shot

Rain delayed the start of the afternoon Alternate shot matches. Due to the late start, we shortened the matches to the front nine only with a shotgun start at 4pm. Temperature was 60 degrees with light rain and winds between 10 to 20 mph when play resumed.

Team Mejia Team Frenette
Matt Schwam
Scott Lacy
Leon Anderson
Scott Ward
2 & 1 – $40 split
Frank Mejia
Mike Cravens
4 & 3 – $40 split
Don Drehoff
Matt Johnson
Bob Hoff
Jerry Green
5 & 3 – $40 split
Dan Saylor
John Eldgridge
Mark Chester
Pat Keough
Jim Frenette
Matt Clary
2 up – $40 split
Tom Nelson
Doug Mejia
3 & 2 – $40 split
Al Solis
Greg Robinson
11 Points 4 Points
Sunday – Single Matches

Much cooler for the singles matches at 8am with a temperature of 50 degrees and mostly cloudy skies. Winds were 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph by the time we started the back nine.

Team Mejia Team Frenette
Pat Keough Matt Clary
3 & 2 – $20
Jerry Green Greg Robinson
4 & 3 – $20
Scott Lacey
4 & 3 – $20
John Eldridge
Tom Nelson Dan Saylor
5 & 4 – $20
Mike Cravens
$10
Matt Johnson
$10
Doug Mejia
3 & 2 – $20
Al Solis
Bob Hoff
1 up – $20
Leon Anderson
Mark Chester
6 & 5 – $20
Don Drehoff
Matt Schwam Scott Ward
6 & 5 – $20
Frank Mejia
2 & 1 – $20
Jim Frenette
16.5 Points 8.5 Points

Congratulations to Captain Frank Mejia and his team for winning the Dos Equis Cup!


Closest to the Pin

Friday
4 Scott Lacey $10
7 Doug Mejia $10
11 Mark Chester $10
16 Mark Chester $10
Saturday AM
4 nobody
7 Pat Keough $10
11 Leon Anderson $10
16 Pat Keough $10
Sunday
4 Tom Nelson $10
7 Scott Ward $10
11 Leon Anderson $10
16 Matt Clary $10

Doug Mejia – MVP

Both Bob Hoff and Doug Mejia won all of their matches with a 4 – 0 record. The 2021 Dos Equis XX Cup MVP award goes to returning BGA member Doug Mejia who also won a closest to the pin Friday on the 7th hole.

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