Hickory Ridge holds unique Flag Tourney

Contributed Story Posted 7 July 2021 at 9:45 am

An interesting Hickory Ridge Golf Association members tournament was held this past weekend.  The unique Flag Tournament, which seems to be a combination of holes and handicap, was held on the 4th!  Faye McNeil finished first in the women’s division followed by Deb Wood in second and Paula Knaak in third.  Jim “Jimmy Z” Zambito won the men’s division.  Duane Engle and Dick Taylor finished second and third.

The Ladies Night Out League reported their recent results.  Leading the standings are Hazen and Berlew with 48.5 points followed by McNeil and Barton with 44.5.  Wood and Palmer are in third with 43.5.

Low gross was Deb Wood with a 37 and Dona Hazen with a 41.  Cindy Roberts had now net with 29 followed closely by Judy Schuth with a 30.  Wood had two birdies and Aleta Martin and Patty Pfister each had one.

The Mens Wednesday Night League had Tim Hendrickson shooting low gross with 41.  Bob Wyant had low net with 36.  Birdies were recorded by Lyod Denniston, Rusty Walls, Hendrickson and Wyant.

The father/son team of the Dennistons hold first place with 53.5 points.  Daniels and Hendrickson are in second with 47 points just ahead of Connolly and powers with 46.5  Brooks and rush hold fourth with 42 and Pfister and Bessell come in fifth with 39.5.

The Mens Thursday Night Traveling League a new leader with Barry and Froman taking over first with 154 points.  Soria-Spencer are in second with 152 points.  Cotter-Knaak are in third with 48 points.  Burgess-Easton and Ashe-Gifaldi hold fourth and fifth with 146 and 140 points respectively.

Wes Bedford was low gross with 38 and Randy Knaak shot low net with a 28.  Bedford and Zach Burgess each recorded birdies.

In addition to the many golf leagues, member tournaments and bocci leagues Hickory Ridge is now offering Euchre Nights on Friday starting July 19.  Each person will play 8 games. Contact Faye McNeil at 490-8324 or Carol Irwin at 317-6594 if interested.