by Dean Grattidge, District 7 Reporter
The upscale venue of Hemet West hosted this annual event from Sept. 5-7, 2018. Each of the 10 teams fielded approximately 10 players. The total number of entries was 101.
Leaders of the teams were:
Colonial Country Club, Cap. Debra McCaffrey, Co-Cap. Margarita Erwin.
Foothill of Hemet, Cap. Howard Harrel, Co-Cap. George Baslak.
Hemet Muni, Cap. Nadine Hackett, Co-Cap. Fran Hayner.
Villa Del Monte, Cap. Kristi Brinegar, Co-Cap. Sharyn Metzner.
Sierra Dawn South East, Cap. Helen Noeltner, Co-Cap. Roland Schneider.
Hemet West, Cap. Tootie Chittenden, Co-Cap. Paul Epps.
Sierra Dawn South, Cap. Dennis Sondrini, Co-Cap. T. J. Sondrini..
7 Hills, Cap. Ruby Best, Co-Cap. Wanda Souza.
El Grande Estates, Cap. Jeannie Gregory; Co-Cap Harry Gregory.
Golden Village Palms, Cap. George Hayes, Co-Cap. Helen Bell.
Club president, Glenda Epps was continually on hand to help give support for this tournament as was Tootie Chittenden.
These were the partners having ramped up their skills from ordinary to extraordinary who accepted the handsome plaques honoring their success.
The first to fourth place finishes were by these teams:
First place: Kristi Brinegar and Sharyn Metzner, playing out of Villa del Monte.
Second place: led by Nadine Hackett and Fran Hayner from Hemet Muni.
Third place: Jeannie Gregory and Harry Gregory, bringing together their team from El Grande Estates.
Fourth place: Helen Bell, directing a team made up of SDSE players.
As is now a tradition, Aaron Young, officer of The Bank of Hemet, stopped by to hand out the awards to the winners.
Again, Harlan Mathews down-loaded wonderful photos of the four top teams.
A number of participants stepped forward to receive their awards from the door prize drawings.