Forrest Hoops Club hosts 1st Annual Golf Scramble

Friday, September 16, 2011
The winning foursome at the 1st Annual Forrest Hoops Club Golf Scramble at Champions Run Golf Course on Saturday was from left, Anthony Puca, Ricky "Goose" Sweeney, Kevin Snell, and Joey Morefield. Photos by Sierra Waggoner

The Forrest Hoops Club held their 1st Annual Golf Scramble Saturday at Champions Run Golf Course in Rockvale and had a great turnout.

The winners of the first flight on the tough 6,900 yard, par 72 layout was the team of Ricky "Goose" Sweeney, Joey Morefield, Kevin Snell, and Anthony Puca, who came home with a score of 57.

The foursome made three eagles, nine birdies, and six pars with Sweeney, Snell, and Puca all sinking eagle putts during the round.

First place in the second flight went to from left, Danny Blalock, Chapel Hill Police Chief Jackie King, Chapel Hill Mayor Carl Cooper, and Danny Castillos.

The fifteen under par round tied the foursome with the team of Stephen Pennington, Sam Smith, Chris Harrelson, and Travis Darnell, but Goose's boys won out on a match of cards.

Third place in the first flight went to the foursome of Randy Toombs, Ryan Daughrity, Blake Tansil, and Dillon Dowler.

First place in the second flight, shooting a 66 was the team of Chapel Hill Mayor Carl Cooper, Andy Castillos, Chapel Hill Police Chief Jackie King, and Danny Blalock.

In second place, shooting a 66, but losing out on another match of cards was the foursome of Jamie Parrish, Jim Parrish, Morris Rodgers, and Matt Holland.

Coming home in third place in the second flight with a 68 was the team of Matt Jenkins, Keith Parrish, Chris Jenkins, and Jeff Arnold.

Closest to the pin winner on the 199-yard Par 3, thirteenth hole was Chris Harrelson.

Longest drive, on the 462-yard Par 5, fifth hole went to Joey Morefield, and Jeff Hoeft beat out Lewisburg Mayor Barbara Woods in the putting contest in a playoff.