Sheard claims 18th Annual Ridge Bowl title

(L) Chris Kading (R) Ross Sheard

Ross Sheard captured the 18th Annual Ridge Bowl title last weekend in a tournament held at the Deer Ridge Golf Course. Sheard, a first time winner of the event, shot a 72 in the qualifying round to advance to the championship flight. He then defeated Deer Ridge veteran Don Mitchell in the first round, before defeating wiley veteran Mark Shanks, 1up in the semi’s. In the finals Ross defeated 4 time Ridge Bowl Champion and this years medalist (67), David Glenn, on the sixth extra playoff hole. Speaking of Glenn, he has qualified for the Championship Flight 17 times in the 18 year history of the tournament.

Additional flight winners included: Tan Pierone (4th), Justin Packo (3rd), Jordan Hagmeister (2nd) and Scott Davidson (1st).

Ridge Bowl is an annual 9-hole match tournament held at Deer Ridge each fall. Included in your entry this year was the golf, prizes, a Saturday supper, and Sunday morning breakfast.