Members bring home USGFR Hardware

USGFR WinnersThree MBGFR members brought home hardware from the recently concluded United States Golfing Fellowship of Rotarians National Tournament on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina.

The 26th annual tournament, held May 16-20, was hosted by the Rotary Club of Hilton Head-Sunset.

Mike Laughlin walked away with first low net in the Champions Division and Jim Brock won second low net in the Blue & Gold Divison. Janice McKinney was second in the Ladies Division.

Competitors played three courses on the island including the Oyster Reef Golf Club at Hilton Head Plantation and the Robert Cupp and Arthur Hills courses at Palmetto Hall Plantation. A number of tours were held for non-golfers.

MBGFR members attending this year's National Tournament were Mike & Lynn Laughlin, Jim & Susan Brock, Tom & Janice McKinney, Jim & Rita Pescatore, Geary & Denise Engles and Louie & Kay Cosentino.

The 2016 National Championship is scheduled for September 24-28 in Albuquerque, New Mexico.


Engles Day at Corral de Tierra

Geary EnglesGeary Engles shot a low net 71 to claim first place honors in our April tournament at Corral de Tierra Country Club. MBGFR Pres. Tom McKinney (88-74) was second low net and Lou Cosentino (77) edged Kenn Freel (77) in a card-off for third.

McKinney's 88 was good enough for low gross on a breezy day.

Closest to the flagstick honors went to Janice McKinney and Jim Pescatore.

Thanks to Jim Pescatore for chairing this event.