By Howie Tucker
The 33rd annual Breen Memorial Scholarship Tournament concluded last Sunday when 22 teams tangled for the championship. The two-person teams hailed from Texas, Oklahoma, greater New Mexico and Tucumcari and played in a special format for two-person teams.
Tournament highlights included not only the golf but the social events for the competitors and their friends.
Low Gross Winner, Mike Majors
Low Net Winner , Larry Roybal Sr
2 Person Team Winners
1st place – Paul Bendinskas and Brett Darter of Texas
2nd place – Tie – Vicki Frost, Len Frost of Tucumcari
Dave Hein, Marty Garcia of Tucumcari
Larry Roybal Sr., James Rivera of Tucumcari
5th place – Troy Brown, Gale Brown of Okla. and Tucumcari
6th place – Robert Hitchcock, Bob Hitchcock of Okla. and Tucumcari
Tournament Shootout Friday Flight Winners
1st flight – Steve Mills
2nd flight – Paul Bendinskas
3rd flight – Andy Garcia
Wednesday Scrambles 6 p.m. each week.
Junior lessons Saturday 9:15 a.m. each week.
Junior golf school Tuesday and Thursday morning.
Alumni Scramble at 8 a.m., 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 5
(course will be closed all day Friday Aug. 5)
Elks Scramble on Aug. 13.
Pointer of Week: Remember golf is a game — enjoy it.
Rule of Week: The game of golf consist of playing a ball in successive number of strokes into the hole in accordance with the rules (Rule #1 USGA Rules of Golf).
Please note: All junior golfers that want to play fall and spring golf need to meet Howie Tucker at the golf course and discuss the upcoming year.
For more information call 461-1849.
Submitted by Howie Tucker, PGA Professional, Tucumcari Golf Course