tourney of season
PERU — The team of Chip Dandrow, Barbara Maille, Stephanie Rovers and Gerry Finney took first place Sunday in the Adirondack Golf & Country Club’s closing Apple Ball Tournament. The foursome finished with a 205 score.
The Apple Ball format included the three best net scores for each hole, with 216 as par. Everyone played their own ball and received their handicap strokes on each hole. All players used an apple ball for the entire game, until lost. A special prize drawing was held for those who kept their apple ball for the entire round.
Gale Carroll, Adrian Rovers, Charlie Bainbridge and Christina Seguin came in a close second with a 206. Third place, with a 211, was won by Len Freitas, Tom Loughan, Kathy O’Connor and Barbara McGee.
Katie Gluck and Tom Loughan won the putting contest. Closest to the pin for the men was won by Adrian Rovers on the 14th hole and Pat Loughan for the women on the eighth hole. Closest to the line was won by Stephanie Rovers for the women and Chip Dandrow for the men.
Four teams combined for win eight skins. Gale Carroll, Adrian Rovers, Charlie Bainbridge and Christina Seguin won skins on holes eight, 13 and 14. Jeff Ratliff, Abdia Dashnaw, Olof Franzon and Pat Loughan won skins on holes five and seven, Len Freitas, Tom Loughan, Kathy O’Connor and Barbara McGee on holes two and 15, and Bob Soltero, Tom Wood, Alice Sample and Lena Dashnaw on the ninth hole.
Trophies were awarded to the following Adirondack 2012 club champions: Len Freitas, men’s A Flight; Pat McGinn, men’s B Flight; John Strack, men’s C Flight; Cornelia Forrence, women’s A Flight; and Stephanie Rovers, women’s B Flight. The season-long Women’s Match Play Tournament awards were also presented to winner Stephanie Rovers and runner-up Brenda King.