Episcopal Academy junior Trey Croney and his dad Kenneth
Croney Jr. were the top local finishers as the Golf Association of Philadelphia
staged its Father & Son (Younger) event Thursday at St. Davids Golf Club.
The Croneys, playing out of Overbrook Golf Club posted a 77
over the 6,229-yard, par-70 St. Davids layout to finish tied for 11th
in the junior division of the alternate-shot event.
The title went to Tatnall School sophomore Davis Mitchell
and his dad Randy, who carded a sparkling 3-under 67 that left the Wilmington
Country Club entry three shots clear of the field.
Three local teams were among the group in a tie for 14th
at 78. They included Rolling Green Golf Club’s Quinn Dolan, a junior at
Bonner-Prendergast, and his dad Kevin, the Merion Golf Club pair of son Peter
Dissinger and his dad Donald, and The Springhaven Club’s Thomas Chizauskie and
his dad Christopher, playing out of Concord Country Club.
Aronimink Golf Club’s Michael Walsh III and his dad Patrick
were at 82 and Garnet Valley senior John Concannon and his dad Jack, playing
out of Concord, posted an 84.
In the junior-junior division, the Aronimink duo of Bill
Civitella and dad Billy finished in a tie for fourth with a 77. The
junior-junior title went to Jacob Hanzel and his dad Edward as the Running Deer
Golf Club duo came in with a 73 to finish three shots ahead of the field.
Some of the other top local finishers in the junior-junior
division included: The Golf Course at Glen Mills pair of Heyward George and dad
Brad with an 83; Llanerch Country Club’s Joseph Morganti and dad Joe with an 84; Richard
Patton Jr. and dad Austin Patton of Concord with an 87; Jack Burton of
Overbrook and dad Dennis of Stonewall with a 92; Llanerch’s Thomas Castaldi and
dad Michael with a 95; Concord’s Robbie Moses and dad Rob with a 98; Aronimink’s
Jeff Fialko and dad Jack with a 99; and Brian Deppen of Skippack Golf Club and
dad Brendan of Paxon Hollow Country Club with a 101