Max Buckley and Max Christiana are once again proving to be a tough out at the Anderson Memorial Four-Ball Invitational.
The Westchester Country Club duo are in the semifinals after defeating Dan Keogh and Bill Hutcheson of Taboo Golf Club in Canada 3 and 2 in the Round of 16, and then coming back after lunch to dispatch John Kemp and Stephen Jenson of Woburn Golf Club in England 2-up. The defending champions play Timothy Kane and Matt Sughrue of Bethesda Country Club in Maryland on Sunday morning.
Bob Howe and Mike Murr are giving the host club’s members a rooting interest in the Senior Division. The Winged Foot team knocked off George Zahringer and Jim Crane of The Floridian 2 and 1 to advance to the semifinals.
78th Anderson Memorial
At Winged Foot (West Course)
Round of 16
Max Buckley & Max Christiana (Westchester CC) d. Dan Keogh & Bill Hutcheson (Taboo GC) 3 and 2; John Kemp & Stephen Jensen (Woburn GC) d. Tom Nolan & Trey Marucci (Pine Valley) 20 holes; Dan O’Callaghan & Eoghan O’Connell (Silo Ridge Field Club) d. Trevor Hyde & Edward Sanchez (Comanche Trace) 5 and 4; Timothy Kane & Matt Sughrue (Bethesda CC) d. Robert Funk & David Bartman (Bear Creek GC) 3 and 1; Luis Fernando Barco & Patricio Alzamora (Lima GC) d. Roger Newsom & Adam Horton (Elizabeth Manor G&CC) 1-up; Kevin Marsh & Giles Kibbe (The Floridian) d. Michael Pearson & Thomas Ferrero (The Golf Club of Georgia) and 2; Shane Heise & Scott Loving (Conroe CC) d. (Lakewood CC) 3 and 2; Pascal Grizot & Bertrand Noel (Golf National) d. Jeff Ingram & Michael Sullivan (Champions GC) 1-up.
Max Buckley & Max Christiana d. John Kemp & Stephen Jenson 2 up; Timothy Kane & Matt Sughrue
d. Dan O’Callaghan & Eoghan O’Connell 3 and 2; Luis Fernando Barco & Patricio Alzamora d. Kevin Marsh & Giles Kibbe 2 and 1; Pascal Grizot & Bertrand Noel d. Shane Heise & Scott Loving 2 and 1.
Bart Goodwin & Mike Peck (Old American GC) d. John Benson & Don Erickson (Punxsutawney CC) 5 and 4; Bob Howe & Mike Murr (Winged Foot GC) d. George Zahringer & Jim Crane (The Floridian) 2 and 1; Tom Yellin & Jack Kiernan (Stanwich) d. James Reid & Ron Kise (Oklahoma City G&CC) 3 and 2; Jay Pumphrey & Dave Clement (Spanish Oaks GC) d. Jimmy Burke & Bill Dodd (Lochinvar GC) 2 and 1.