MULLET BAY:—. With a total amount of 23 golfers, the February Medal Play event, organized by the St. Maarten Golf Association SMGA, was again a huge success. With a 70 Gross score, Howard Hobgood won both the prize for Overall Low Gross as well as 1st Low Gross in the Senior’s category. Overall Low Net was won by Tony Burn with a score of 66.
1st Low Gross in the Men’s category was won by Pierre Garcia with a score of 72. In the same category Marc van Iersel won 1st Low Net with a score of 69.
In the Ladies flight the prize for 1st Low Gross was won by Gitte Poulsen with a score of 90, 1st Low Net was won by Joanna Ambron with a score of 75. The flight Super Seniors was won by Stéphane Legendre with a Gross score of 93 strokes, 1st Low Net was won by Frank Jespersen with a score of 70.
The fewest putts during the round were made by Stanley Samuel with a solid 27 putts over 18 holes.
Players that join the monthly Medal Play matches can qualify for the St. Maarten Golf team that will compete against other islands in the Eastern Caribbean Golf Championship.
For more information on tournaments or membership please contact the Golf Shop at the Mullet Bay Golf Course or check the SMGA website at www.stmaartengolf.com
Source: St. Martin News Network February Medal Play golf match won by Howard Hobgood.