Golf Tournament Benefits WGH Foundation
September 28, 2016
Despite partly cloudy skies and a forecast of rain, 56 golfers hit the course at the Hill Crest Country Club Saturday morning for the 1st Annual Wilbarger General Hospital Foundation Charting the Course Golf Tournament and battled it out in a close race with only eight strokes separating first and last place.
Picking up first place in the scramble event was the team of Kimberly Horn, Ronnie Lucus, George Henry, Rhonda Henry, Tom Boyd and Phyllis Boyd who fired a 10 under 61 to claim the tourney championship by just one stroke.
Two teams tied for second after both carded 9 under 62s. On a card playoff, the team of Andy Hawkins, Carrie Hawkins, Jim Gunn, Mary Sue Gunn, Izzy Moralez and Amy Black took second place, while the squad of D Creason, Dennis Baker, Charlene Baker, Jay DeFoor, Nick Hutchins and Reba Hutchins settled for third place.
Andy Hawkins also picked up the prize for the Closest to the Crooked Line contest, and won the Closest to the Pin 50/50 Pot when his tee shot on Hole No. 8 landed 8 feet from the pin. Tim Hubka won the Putting Contest, while George Henry took second.
When the action wrapped up on the golf course, the golfers went into the clubhouse and enjoyed a taco buffet. Before the prizes were awarded, Wilbarger General Hospital CEO Claudia Eisenmann thanked the golfers for participating in the inaugural golf tournament and pronounced that the first fundraiser for the hospital foundation had been a big success
Eisenmann reported that approximately $6,700 had been raised for the foundation.
She also thanked the tournament’s major sponsors, Platinum Level sponsor Healthcare Services Group, and Gold Level sponsors Lukers Pharmacy Management, Tyson Foods, Family Healthmart Pharmacy, and Advanced Rehab and Healthcare.
Here are the complete results of the Wilbarger General Hospital Foundation Charting the Course Golf Tournament:
1. Kimberly Horn…..61
2. Andy Hawkins…..62
Mary Sue Gunn
3. D Creason…..62
4. Kelly Couch…..63
5. Curtis Johnson…..64
6. Adam Beam…..64
7. Rose Carreon…..65
8. Kyle Thomas…..66
9. Trent Townson…..68
10. Shelley Gillis…..69