MILLBURN, NJ - 15 year old Arnav Awasthi had 7 straight pars from the 2nd through 8th holes on the way to a score of 29 to capture the Millburn Recreation Department's Par 3 Championship title. Lee Alvarez, George Eliopoulos, Sin Cheng Lin and Scott Morgan all tied for second place overall, each scoring a 32. Elaine Davis pared the first playoff hole to edge Kathy Weissman for the womens’ overall title. Each had shot a 39 after regulation play.
Bryan Levine won the closest to the hole contest with a shot that landed 7’2” from the pin on the 9th hole and Wanda Vreeland was closest to the pin in the womens’ catergory with a shot 8’8” from the pin.
Division winners and runner ups include:
Youth boys Anuj Awasthi (34) Aditya Arora (35)
Junior boys Arnav Awasthi (29) Patrick Blaesser (33)
Adult male Scott Morgan (32)* Lee Avarez (32)
Adult female Kathy Weissman (39) Wanda Vreeland (40)
Senior male George Eliopoulos (32)* Sin Cheng Lin (32)
Senior female Elaine Davis (39) Arlene Levitt (44) * match of cards
This year’s 17th annual tournament was held on September 23 and was sponsored by Shearon Golf along with Course Golf Pro, Lou Ruina.