Jason Light Wins Disc Golf’s Volunteer Classic VII in Knoxville, Tennessee

The Volunteer Classic VII was a PDGA sanctioned B-tier event and Vibram Open qualifier that took place in Knoxville, Tennessee at both Victor Ashe Park and Morningside Park Disc Golf Courses over this past weekend of June 23-24. With 106 disc golfers coming out to compete, it was Jason Light of Gray, Tennessee who was crowned champion with a final score of 23-under par.

Light had a couple of recent victories, including the Lakefront Open and the Mtn. Disc Golf Experience just last month. Following in second place was the recent Music City Open winner, Cameron Colglazier of Mobile, Alabama with a final score of 18-under par, while Kevin Rarick of Nashville, Tennessee captured third place scoring 14-under par. Finishing in a tie for fifth place, was local Jordan Davidson and Ryne Roberts of Powell, Tennessee, both scoring 11-under par.

The masters division win went to Chad Flowers of Knoxville, Tennessee with a final score of 12-over par, while local Matthew Middleton captured the victory in the advanced division scoring 13-under par.

Scoring at even par to win the advanced masters division was Tom Thomas, and it was Jeffrey Grunau of Lenoir City, Tennessee who won the advanced grandmasters division with a final score of 14-over par. Peter Foister and Victor Poole battled it out in overtime in the intermediate division after both finished with a score of 2-under par, and it was Foister who emerged the winner. In the women’s intermediate division, Kelly Jenkins captured the win with a final score of 6-over par.

Finally, Robby Jones of Rockwood, Tennessee took the victory in the recreational division scoring 2-over par, while Brandon Taylor of Alexander, North Carolina dominated the junior under 16 boys division with a final score of 5-over par.

Congratulations to all the winners and competitors on a great weekend of disc golf!

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