136 golfers recently competed in the 15th annual P.O.E.T.S. spring invitational golf tournament started by Chet Weeks in 2005. The tournament was held at Dorchester and Heatherhurst on Friday, May 31 and Saturday June 1.
The formidable team of Kent Bourg and Steve Murphy joined North and South and put two solid rounds in the multi-format play to shoot a team score of 158, edging out the team of Joe Barth & Tom Guenther (161) and third place overall of Randy Ledbetter & David Hochberg(162).
P.O.E.T.S. would also like to congratulate all of the flight winners: Flight 1; Steve Kehrer & Bruce Evans (164), Flight 2; Paul Wolfe & Gary Burleson (164), Flight 3; Denny Lown & Curt Camden (167), Flight 4; Rick Elliott & Tim Olson (173), Flight 5; Joe Barth & Tom Guenter (161), Flight 6; Steve Murphy & Kent Bourg (158), Flight 7; Jim Blevins & Mike Bonfield (170), Flight 8; Layne Shaw & Derek Granfield (163) and Flight 9; Jerry Dumbauld & Sam Hall (171).
A special congratulations to Robert Wiedman for winning the Putting and Chipping contest.
The P.O.E.T.S. Golf Club would like to thank all the participants for great golf, Jeff Houston, Director of Golf and his team of professionals for their leadership, Mark Knaebel and Jason Pillow and their maintenance staff for providing such excellent conditions on the courses.
Many thanks to all of our sponsors for for their financial contributions in making this tournament function. Platinum level sponsors include Best Friends Animal Hospital, Crossville Family Chiropractic and G & J Renovations.
Gold level sponsor was Hilliard Lyons.
Silver level sponsors include Consolidated Body Shop, Golf Capitol Learning Center and Red’s Ale House.
Please visit the P.O.E.T.S. website, www.poetsgolfclub.org for a complete listing of sponsors and please consider these businesses that support Fairfield Glade Golf.
Those who missed the opportunity to participate in this years Spring Invitational, can mark their calendars for the P.O.E.T.S. Fall Invitational Oct 10-12. All newcomers to the Glade are welcome.