Neil Bradshaw and Suzanne Williams are the 2011 winners of The Valley Club's President's Cup golf tournament.
Bradshaw (74-81 for 155) nipped defending champ Carmen Bradley (74-82 for 156) by one stroke. Defending champion Williams (75-75 for 150) was the clear winner among top women. In all, 37 golfers took part. Gross stroke flight winners were Jay Cooper and Jerry Boas.
The 36-hole event was played Friday on the North/West Course and concluded on the West/South course Saturday, June 11. It is the club's stroke play championship for men and women club members.
Flight winners, net and gross, received engraved pewter tankards in addition to merchandise credits of $120 for first gross and net, and $80 for second gross and net.
First hole-in-one of season
Happy Hawn has the first hole-in-one of the 2011 season at The Valley Club. She aced the No. 6 hole on the South Course Saturday, June 11 during the President's Cup tournament. Her ace was from 93 yards using a pitching wedge. Witnesses were Suzanne Williams and Lou Ann Terry.
Here are results from the President's Cup:
Men's Championship Flight, gross: 1—Neil Bradshaw 74-81 for 155. 2—Scott Lucas 79-81 for 160. Net: 1—Carmen Bradley 69-77 for 146. 2—Larry Lloyd 73-77 for 150. Other contestants: Sean Terry, Jack Dies, Mats Wilander, Steve Dorinson and Kunt Funkhouser.
Men's Flight Flight, gross: 1—Jay Cooper 85-85 for 170. 2 (tie)—Marty Albertson 89-83 for 172 and Lou Mace 85-87 for 172. Net: 1—Dick Toomey 75-69 for 144. 2—Chris Stephens 72-75 for 147. Other contestants: Steve Miner, Steve Malkmus, Rob McGowan, Marc Reinemann and Will Hovey.
Men's Second Flight, gross: 1—Jerry Boas 86-83 for 169. 2—John Haskell 85-93 for 178. Net: 1—Richard St. Clair 71-67 for 138. 2—Doug Taylor 71-73 for 144. Other contestants: John Martinson, Jim Britt, Jerry Mells and Paul Stefani.
Women's First Flight, gross: 1—Suzanne Williams 75-75 for 150. 2—Lou Ann Terry 87-85 for 172. Net: 1—Carolyn Benson 70-69 for 139. 2—Happy Hawn 80-78 for 158. Other contestants: Claire Bailey, Jeanne Mace, Gundl Haskell, Bev Jaeger and Patti Harris.