Walter wins at Gene Pray Golf Course

Posted October 4, 2012 at 10:39 am

by Richard Gardner

The golf season at Gene Pray Memorial Golf Course is winding down and on Sept. 22 and 23 the club championship was held. Chase Walter won the championship flight, with Dave Coale 2nd and Brian Bruce 3rd.

A-flight winner was Chace Burrus, with Cliff Heitz 2nd and Trent Donnohue 3rd.

B-flight winner was David Sibley with Nick Bland and R.L. Smith tied for 2nd.

In C-flight, Dennis Henry won 1st. Jerry McCormick took 2nd and Wayne Groff, Andrew Whitlock, and James Brackenridge tied for 3rd.

Kyle Bland won 1st in D-flight in a playoff with Jim Simrell. Ed Rose finished 3rd.

Also contested this summer was our annual match play championship. The winners were:A-flight 1st place Mike Bush, 2nd Davis Maus, and 3rd Charlie Cantrell. In B-flight Jeremy Jones took 1st. 2nd Josh Gallagher, 3rd Andrew Whitlock, and 4th Clete Cain. In C-flight the winner was Chris Julian, with Gary Hutsell 2nd, R.L. Smith 3rd, and Dennis Henry 4th.

We have one tournament left on our schedule and it is the Fall Classic to be held on Oct.6. This is a 27-hole 2 person event that combines scramble, best ball and alternate shot formats.