2017 Season Recap
Updates are provided to FOBRA primarily by the coaching staff of each team.
Coach D and I would like to thank everyone for the gifts and thank all the parents who helped make todays tournament a success . Special THANK YOU to Mrs. Lemay she will be greatly missed. Thanks also to Chris Anthony and his staff at OSL , Mr Buron and Kara Rork we are very grateful for all they do for the golf team .
Congratulations to the following varsity golfers who were named to the Old Colony League All Stars Team ,
AJ Lemay , Jack Prue , Justin Lavoie , Luke Myers , Jack Needham and Ryan Coughlin
Tournament Results .
Medalist Varsity Justin Lavoie 32
JV A Chris Kennedy 37
JV B Cam Morin & Kyle Wilcox
Long Drive Varsity AJ Lemay 304 yds
JV A Rich Amirault 259 yds
JV B Brendan Cederquist 205 yds
Closest to Pin Hole 3 Jack Needham 7 ft
Hole 8 Justin Lavoie 13 ft
Foursome Best Score
1st Place Justin Lavoie , Liz Gummow Jake Prisco , Nick D’Emila 68
2nd Place Ryan Coughlin Justin Silvia Rich Amirault Brady Myers 69
3rd Place Tom Cooney Connor Gleim Ryan Giordano Tom Smith Chris Thistle 70
I would like to thank all the BR golfers for a great season and hope you all have a great school year . Coach D and I look forward to seeing all returning golfers at try outs next year and we say good bye to all the seniors and thank you for four great seasons .
The Bridgewater Raynham golf team played in the MIAA State Golf Tournament today at Ponkapoag Golf Course in Canton Ma. Fifteen teams qualified to play and the top four finishers play in the finals for the state championship which will be played at Haverhill Country Club Monday Oct. 30 . BC High School finished first with a score of 299 , Xaverian H S came in second with a 306 , BR finished in third place shooting 308 and Barnstable fourth with a score of 318.
Jack O Donnell of BC High was the medalist shooting 69 James Imai of Brookline H S finished second with a 70 and BR golfer AJ Lemay finished in third place with a 73 . The top ten individual finishers qualify for the State Individual Championship and BR golfer Jack Prue shot 77 and also qualified .
BC High 299 Xaverian 306 Bridgewater Raynham 308 Barnstable 318
BR Scores ( top 4 of 6 scores count )
AJ Lemay 73
Jack Prue 77
Luke Myers 78
Justin Lavoie 80
Jack Needham 82
Ryan Coughlin 82
BR golfers played in the Annual Old Colony League Tournament at Allendale Country Club . The tournament is an individual event and presents awards to the top 8 finishers. Justin Lavoie was medalist shooting a 3 over par 75 . AJ Lemay shot 76 tying Barnstable golfer Zach Cohen and lost the tie breaker finishing third . Jack Prue finished in fourth place shooting 77. Luke Myers and Ryan Coughlin both shot 78 coming in fifth and sixth and Jack Needham finished seventh with an 80 . BR’s next event is the MIAA State Golf Tournament which will be played Tuesday 10/24 at Ponkapoag Golf Course .
The BR golf team played their last Ryder Cup match of the season and Team Europe defeated USA 19 to 8 . The format was one on one match play . Of the ten matches Europe won 6 and tied one .
Congratulations to Ryan Coughlin who was voted Captain of the 2018 BR Golf Team
USA 8 Europe 19
Jack Prue 36 vs AJ Lemay 33 + 3
Jack Needham 37 vs Luke Myers 33 +3
Justin Lavoie 36 +5 vs Ryan Hackenson 42
Tom Cooney 42 vs Ryan Coughlin 37 +4
Matt King 40 +1 vs Pat Rennie 48
Andrew Barbetto 45 +2 vs Liz Gummow 44
Justin Siliva 44 vs Connor Glein 41 +3
Brendan Cederquist 49 vs Rich Amirault 49 tie
Dan Nastari 46 vs Ryan Smith 45 +1
Isaiah Bordwin 56 vs Chris Kennedy 48 +5
Bridgewater Raynham’s golf team played their last match of the 2017 season against Weymouth High School at Old Scotland Links golf course. The format used for scoring was the Stableford system and BR defeated Weymouth 122 to 53 . Co Captain Jack Prue was the medalist shooting 36 , BR’s next competition will be the OCL Tournament which will be held at Allendale Country Club on Thursday Oct 19 .
BR 122 WHS 53
Jack Prue………….36 19 pts.
Justin Lavoie……..38 16
Luke Myers………..38 16
Jack Needham…..38 16
Ryan Coughlin……39 15
Ryan Hackenson 39 15
AJ Lemay…………..40 14
Tom Cooney……….43 11
The BR golf team played Old Colony League rival Barnstable High School at Old Scotland Links . A win for Barnstable would have made them OCL Co Champions , however BR defeated them 231 to 239 giving BR the outright OCL Championship . The win gives BR their fourth consecutive OCL Championship ,and it is the first time the BR golf team has won the championship four years in a row. Co captain Jack Prue had the low score shooting two under par 34 .BR’s record is now 12 and 2 and they play their last match of the season Thursday 10/12 against Weymouth High School at Old Scotland Links .
BR 231 BHS 239
Jack Prue …………..34
The BR golf team competed in the Sullivan Memorial Golf Tournament that was played at Thorny Lea Golf Club . The following schools were represented by their three best golfers . Bridgewater Raynham , Brockton , Cambridge , Durfee , New Bedford and Waltham .
BR finished in first place with a combined score of 228 , Durfee finished second at 268 .
BR golfer Luke Myers was the medalist shooting a one over par 71 and Jack Prue came in second shooting 75 . AJ Lemay finished fourth with an 82 .
BR plays tomorrow 10/11 at Old Scotland Links against Old Colony league opponent Barnstable .
The BR golf team played an Old Colony League match against Dartmouth High School at Old Scotland Links . They defeated Dartmouth 218 to 264 securing their fourth consecutive OCL championship . Five BR golfers all shot even par 36 , Co Captains AJ Lemay and Jack Prue , Luke Myers , Justin Lavoie and Ryan Coughlin . BR’s record is now 11 and 2 and their next match is with Barnstable H S on Wednesday 10/11 at Old Scotland Links .
BR 218 DHS 264
Jack Prue ………….36
The BR Golf team played a non league match today against Mansfield High School at Old Scotland Links and defeated them by a score of 220 to 251 . BR Co Captains AJ Lemay and Jack Prue lead all golfers both shooting a two under pair 34 . BR’s overall record is now 10 and 2 and play their next match Wednesday 10/4 against Old Colony League opponent Dartmouth H S . Top 6 of 8 scores are used to decide the match .
BR 220 MHS 251
AJ Lemay …………34
Jack Prue …………34
Tom Cooney ……..,39
Matt King ……………40
The BR golf team played a non league match Friday 9/29 at Montaup C C against Bristol Plymouth High School . Scoring used was the Stableford system and BR won scoring 165 to 104 . Seniors AJ Lemay and Luke Myers were medalist each shooting 39 . BR’s record is now 9 and 2 and their next match is at Old Scotland Links Tuesday 10/3 against non league opponent Mansfield H S .
BR 165 BP 104
AJ Lemay…………….39 24 pts
Luke Myers………….39 24
Jack Needham……..40 23
Ryan Hackenson….42 21
Ryan Coughlin……..43 20
Tom Cooney…………43 19
Justin Lavoie……….44 19
Liz Gummow………..49 15
The BR golf team played a non league match at Old Scotland Links against Xaverian High School and were defeated 229 to 236 . The low score for the day was a one under par 35 shot by BR Co Captain AJ Lemay .Their record is now 7 and 2 and their next match is with Durfee High School at Fall River C C on Thursday 9/28 .
BR 236 XHS 229
Ryan Coughlin ……40
Jack Prue …………..42
On Sunday 9/24 , Cape Cod National Golf Course hosted the 2nd Annual Sioux Campbell Memorial High School Invitational . This year’s field featured nine of the best teams in Eastern Mass. including the Division 1 ,2 & 3 defending State Champions .Each team was comprised of their best four golfers and their three best scores were counted . The tournament was played from the very challenging Blue Tees at 6954 yards . Awards were given to the top three individuals and the first place team . BR Co Captain AJ Lemay finished in second place shooting 75 one shot behind Will Campbell who shot 74 . Will is the son of Sioux Campbell who the tournament is honoring . St. John Prep the defending champs finished first with a score of 232 and BR finished in second place with a score of 233 .
BR Scores Teams Competing
AJ Lemay 75 Bridgewater-Raynham H S , Boston College H S , Duxbury H S ,
Jack Prue 77 Nauset Regional H S , St. John Prep H S , Weston H S
Luke Myers 81 Xaverian H S , Westwood H S , Saint John’s H S
The BR golf team played a non league match Thursday 9/21 at Old Scotland links against Bristol Plymouth H S .
The scoring format was match play one point for each of the six matches won and one point for best ball in each of the three foursomes . Total points available being nine . BR won all 9 points defeating BP 9 to 0 . Co Captains Jack Prue and AJ Lemay both shot one under par 35 leading all golfers . The win improved their record to 7 and 1 and their next match is against Xaverian High School on Tuesday 9/26 at OSL .
BR 9 Bristol Plymouth 0
Jack Prue …………35
AJ Lemay …………35
Luke Myers ………36
Ryan Coughlin ….40
The BR golf team played an Old Colony League match against Dartmouth High School at Allendale C C . and improved their record to 6 and 1 overall and 2 and 0 in the OCL . Senior Justin Lavoie shot 36 leading BR to a 236 to 278 win over Dartmouth H S . They play their next match Thursday 9/21 at OSL against non league opponent Bristol Plymouth H S .
BR 236 DHS 278
AJ Lemay ………….39
The BR golf team played a non league away match at Norton Country Club against Mansfield High School and defeated them 168 to 173 . The format played counted the best 4 scores of the 8 golfers playing for each team . Senior Co Captain Jack Prue shot the low score of the day shooting 40 . BR improved their record to 5 and 1 and play their next match Monday 9/18 against league opponent Dartmouth High School.
BR 173 MHS 168
Jack Prue ……….. 40
Luke Myers ………43
The BR golf team played a non league match at Old Scotland links against BMC Durfee High School . BR defeated Durfee 221 to 285 . Senior Jack Needham put his new putter to good use shooting a one under par 35 which was the low score of the day .Co Captains AJ Lemay and Jack Prue both shot 36 and BR improved their record to 3 and 1. BR plays their next match Wednesday against Brockton at OSL .
BR 221 Brockton 285
Jack Needham ……35
AJ Lemay …………..36
Jack Prue …………..36
Ryan Coughlin …….37
Ryan Hackenson ………..38
Justin Lavoie ……………….39
The BR Golf team played a non league match against Brockton High School at D W Field Golf Course . The scoring system used awarded 1 point for a double bogey 2 for a bogey , 3 for a par and 4 for a birdie . BR defeated Brockton 157 to 86 . Ryan Coughlin and Co Captain AJ Lemay led all golfers shooting a one under par 35 while Co Captain Jack Prue shot 36 . BR’s next match will be at Old Scotland Links on Monday 9/11 against Durfee High School .
BR 157 BHS 86
BR Scores and Points
AJ Lemay …………..35 28 pts
Ryan Coughlin ….35 28 pts
Jack Prue …………..36 27 pts
Justin Lavoie …….37 26 pts
Luke Myers………..39 24 pts
Tom Cooney……….39 24 pts
The BR golf team played an away match against the defending State Champions Xaverian High School at Brook Meadow Country Club. Both team scored 233 and finished tied , however BR lost the tie breaker by one stroke . Eight golfers play and the best six scores count , in the case of a tie the 7th score is the tie breaker . Luke Myers and Justin Lavoie both shot a one over 37 leading a scores . BR plays their next match tomorrow 9/7 against Brockton High School .
BR 233 XHS 233
Tie breaker BR 43 XHS 42
Luke Myers ………….37
Justin Lavoie ………..37
Jack Prue …………….38
AJ Lemay …………….38
Jack Needham ………41
Ryan Coughlin ……….42
Previous Updates (2016)
MIAA Division 1 High School Golf Championships
10/26- The BR golf team got together at Old Scotland Links for their End of Season Team Tournament . Forty four of the Forty five team members participated , unfortunately Luke Myers was unable to attend due to an illness. Coach D took his place and did a great job . . Principal Watson and BR’s Vice Principals attended and helped distribute awards . Prizes were given for the following.
10/25 – The BR golf team competed in the MIAA Div. 1 South Qualifying Golf Tournament at Wentworth Hills Country Club .The top three teams qualify to play in the finals which will be played this year at William J Devine Golf Course at Franklin Park on Monday 10/31.The top nine golfers earn the right to compete for the State Individual Championship Jack Boulger of Xaverian was the Medalist shooting 72 , BR golfers A J Lemay and Justin Lavoie both shot 77 tying for third place .
10/21 – Old Colony League Golf Tournament
10/18 – The BR golf team played their first round of the Ryder Cup. Europe won three of the five four ball matches and takes the lead into tomorrows final round 3 to 2 . There will be 10 singles matches worth 1 point per win . All BR golfers should be at the first tee for a 2:45 PM start .Sub varsity golfers who are not playing will be caddies or spectators . They do not have to change their cloths . USA team colors are Red, White and Blue . Europe’s colors are Blue and Gold . Coach P. and Woodie are USA Captains and Coach D and Big Dill are Europe’s Captains
10/14 – The BR Golf Team played their last match of the season at Old Scotland Links against non league opponent East Bridgewater H. S. They won by the score of 218 to 280. Co Capt. Matt Calvani and junior A J Le May both shoot one under par 35 . The team finished the season with an overall record of 13 and 1 . and Champions of the Old Colony League . They will be competing in the MIAA State Quaffing Tournament at Wentworth Hills C C on Tuesday 10/25 .
10/13 – The BR Golf Team played a non league match at Old Scotland Links against Durfee High School and defeated them 231 to 289 . Junior Jack Prue was the medalist shooting 36 followed by teammate Justin Lavoie’s 37 . The win improved their record to 12 and 1 and they play their last match of the season Monday 10/17 at OSL against East Bridgewater.
10/11 – Patrick Sullivan Memorial Golf Tournament – The following high schools Durfee, Brockton , New Bedford , Waltham and Bridgewater Raynham participated in the Patrick Sullivan Memorial Golf Tournament . Each golf team sent three golfers to represent their school in the tournament which was held to honor Patrick Sullivan at Thorny Lea Golf Club. BR Sophomore Ryan Coughlin was medalist shooting 80 and his BR teammates Matt Calvani and Cam Richards finished 2nd and 3rd shooting 81 and 82 . Congratulations BR golfers , well done.
10/11 – The BR golf team played a match today against Barnstable for the outright championship of the Old Colony League and defeated them 222 to 234 .The match was played at Old Scotland Links and BR junior Luke Myers lead all golfers shooting a two under par 34 . The BR golf team improved their overall record to 11 and 1 and play their next match Thursday against Durfee H. S. at OSL .
10/5 – The BR golf team played a non league match at Old Scotland Links against Brockton H. S. and defeated them by a score of 217 to 299 . Junior A J LeMay lead all golfers shooting a 4 under par 32 , and teammate Justin Lavoie shot 35 .The team improved their record to 9 and 1 and play their next match at home tomorrow against non league opponent
10/3 – Due to limited golf course availability and scheduling the BR golf team played two matches today . One with Durfee H.S. at Fall River C. C. and another at Allendale C. C. against Dartmouth H.S. The BR varsity and some J V golfers were split into two groups and were able to win both matches improving their record to 8 and 1. The two wins qualifies BR for the MIAA State Golf Tournament and assures them of a Co Championship of the OCL . The Durfee match was scored using the Stableford system awarding points for birdies , pars and bogeys. High score wins .
9/28 – The BR Golf Team defeated Dartmouth H. S. 235 to 288 in a league match played at Old Scotland Links .The match was played in light rain and junior A J LeMay lead all golfer shooting 36. BR is now 2 and 0 in the OCL and 6 and 1 overall . There next two matches are both away with Durfee and Dartmouth .c
9/27 – The BR Golf Team defeated Whitman Hanson H.S. in a non league home match at Old Scotland Links 223 to 253 .
9/22 – The BR Golf Team defeated Bristol Plymouth Reg’ l H S in a non league match played at Old Scotland Links .
9/21 – The BR Golf team played a non league match today 9/21, against Xaverian H S at Brookmeadow Country Club and lost 216 to 239 . Cam Sibert lead all BR golfers shooting a one over par 37 . BR’s record is now 3 and 1 and play their next match tomorrow 9/22 against Bristol Plymouth at Old Scotland Links .
9/20 – The BR golf team played their first league match Tuesday 9/20 at Hyannis golf course against Barnstable H. S. .BR defeated Barnstable 234 to 241 improving their record to 3 and 0 . Junior Jack Prue lead all golfers shooting 36 . BR will play their next match Wednesday at Brook Meadow Golf Course against non league opponent Xaverian H. S.
Jack Prue 36
9/16 – The BR golf team defeated East Bridgewater H, S, 31 1/2 to 22 1/2 in a non league match played at Ridders Farm Golf Course . The format was match play one point per hole with six golfers playing for each team . Luke Myers shot the low score for BR shooting 37 and defeating his opponent 8 point to 1 . BR ‘s next match is at Old Scotland Links Monday 9/19 against Dartmouth H S .
9/8 – The BR golf team played their first match of the 2016 season against Brockton H S at D.W. Field Golf Club. Par for nine holes is 36 . The format was stroke play , best six scores of eight golfers. BR won 214 to 269 .This is the best BR score in Coach Pimental’s tenure . He started coaching the BR golf team in 1985 . Justin Lavoie shot a 4 under par 32 which is also the best score Coach Pimental has witnessed by a BR golfer . Even par for all 6 golfer is 216 ,The team shot 2 under par . Great job BR Golfers .The team plays their next match Tuesday at Old Scotland Links against Dartmouth H S .