03-07-2007: Tuck’s Turf

by Howie Tucker

Here’s the results from Monday’s Bernalillo High School Invite at the Santa Ana Golf Course.

Tucumcari High School’s golf team competed against nine teams and finished in a tie for fifth place.

Team score 358
Team qualifying score 336
Individual qualifying score 79
Justin Alvarez 95
Stephen Smith 89
Anas Badshah 97
Qasim Badshah 109
Nathan Andrada 107
The next meet is March 14 at the Robertson Invite at the Ladera Golf Course in Albuquerque.

Rule of Week
The definition of loose impediments are natural objects including, stones, leaves, twigs, dung, worms and insects casts or heaps made by them, provided they are not fixed or growing, solidly embedded or adhering to the ball.
Sand and soil are loose impediments on the putting green, but not elsewhere.
Snow and natural ice, other than frost are either casual or loose impediments, at the option of player.
Dew and frost are not loose impediments.

Upcoming Events
First tournament of the year, St. Patrick’s Day, March 17, two-person scramble. Shotgun start at12:30 p.m., $40 a team. Teams will be flighted by committee. Get a teammate and call the golf shop. Special team prizes and others.
Deadline: March 17 at 10 a.m. Call 461-1849.

Howie Tucker is the course pro at the Tucumcari Municipal Golf Course and coach of the Tucumcari High School golf team.