Monday is Tucumcari’s district golf meet, starting at 9 a.m. Teams from Las Vegas, Santa Fe, Raton and Portales will be host by the Rattler golf squad. Members of the 2006 Tucumcari team are Clay Beevers, Justin Alvarez, Drew Hale, Olivia Mitchell, Johnny Barreras, Stephen Smith, Qasim Badshah, Michael Martinez, Anas Badshah, Nate Andrada and non-playing members Kyle Brockman, Sara Enriquez and Elizabeth Smith.
If you all get a chance from your busy schedules to come out, the play will probably finish around 2 p.m. Many thanks to everyone throughout the years who have supported Tucumcari High School golf.
Mills-Strebeck Three-Man Partnership: Saturday and Sunday. As a special kickoff the tourney will be held friday all day. There will be 18-hole wheel, two-person team, best ball, full handicap, $5 a player and $5 skins games available. The Wheel Tournament means you can have as many partners as you want with paid entry. Sign up anytime.
May starts the match play championship and runs thru July. Golfers will be flighted by handicap. The fee is $20 a player. Players will have 10 days to complete 18-hole matches.
Mother’s Day Scramble: May 14. Get all the mothers together with their siblings or grandkids and have fun. There is no special starting time. The fee is $5 per player, and there is no age limit. A similar event will take place on Father’s Day.