By Ed Greif
Tom Solberg and Leslie Letner led wire-to-wire to win the Lake Tansi Duke and Duchess played Sept. 7-8 at Tansi Golf Club. They shot a 19-under-par 125 (61-64) to outdistance 42 other teams.
Second place with an 18-under-par 126 (62-64) went to Sharon and Dan Kington.
Jay Daniles and Sandy St. Clair won the second flight with a 140 (72-68), after trailing Dick and Lorraine Northrup, Sonny and Barbara Poland and George White and M. Woods by one shot after Saturday's round. There were five other teams with even par 72s.
Cathy and Jack Chadwick shot a 141( 72-69) to finish second.
Eugene and Shemaya Dixon won the third flight with a 142 (74-68) by three strokes over Pam and Ron Winningham at 145 (74-71). These two teams were tied with Randy and Judy Barnwell for the first round lead with 74s, with the Barnwells shooting 75 on Sunday.
Dawn and Dennis Rasmussen won the fourth flight with a 153 (79-74), one stroke ahead of Gary and Pam Barrett at 154 (80-74).
The Rasmussens were tied with Jon and Stephanie Stewart at seven-over-par 79 after Saturday's play and one stroke ahead of three other teams. The Barretts shot a 74 on Sunday to take second behind the Rasmussens.
Special prize winners were — Saturday: Leslie Letner, closest to the hole on No. 3; George Hatfield, closest to the hole on No. 12 and Stan Pendleton, longest putt on No. 18; and Sunday: Tina Wheeler, longest drive on No. 2, Tom Looney, longest drive on No. 16; and Tom Greer, longest putt on number on No. 9.
125: Tom Solberg and Leslie Letner
126: Dan and Sharon Kington
129: Jason and Sonya Sitton
132: Agnes Garrett and Larry Heslip
132: Dale and Tina Wheeler
136; Tom and Anne Looney
137: Janet Brooker and Farrell Odom
137: Dawn and Brad Stewart
137: Jim and Georgia Jacobs
138: Charlie Pepper and Sara Lee Pike
139: Ann McKinney and Stan Pendleton
140: Jay Daniles and Sandy St. Clair
141: Cathy and Jack Chadwick
141: George White and M. Woods
143: Dick and Lorraine Northrup
144: George and Faye Hatfield
144: Sonny and Barbara Poland
144: Jim Goins and Teresa Filyaw
146: Karen and D'Agostino
146: Larry and Brenda Coulter
146: Clyde and Cathy Wilocs
147: Todd Mono and Tammy Kosar
156: Anne and Mike Givens
142: Eugene and Shemaya Dixon
145: Ron and Pam Winningham
149: Randy and Judy Barnwell
151: Joe Bell and Irene Scheffer
151: Bill Sutton and Judi Hartman
151: Robert and Jeannette Parsons
152: Charlie and Jewell Barfield
152: Jan and Kermit Hurley
154: Aven Fleming and Don Johnson
153: Dennis and Dawn Rasmussen
154: Garry and Pam Barrett
156: Tom and Darlene Greer
159: Jack and Joann Kelso
160: Jon and Stephanie Stewart
160: Frank and Carole Thierry
165: Herb and Çarolyn Pallett
167: Patti Welch and Don Beane
169: Brian and Eva Hendrix
170: Teva Rainey and Bruce Wood
178: RIch and Monica Menconi