|Winning Team (l-r) Tom Conrad, Rick Meyers, Tim Burke and Larry Stein|
There were tenteams entered in this scramble format event, with four teams from the Hot Springs Village Council 10208; three from the Hot Springs Council 6419; one from Little Rock Council 6615; one from Morrilton Council 5209; and, one from St Vincent Council 10908.
The tournament trophy was won by the local knights’ team of Tim Burke, Tom Conrad, Rick Meyers, and Larry Stein, who shot a fourteen under par 58. In addition to the trophy, each player received a Mizuno golf bag. A Hot Springs team consisting Joe Dierks, Hans Purkott, Steve Libby, and Greg Speas tied for second with the aforementioned event coordinators with a 64 score. The Hot Springs team took second with a scorecard playoff. Fourth place was captured by Morrilton knights Allen Andrews, Gary Koch, David and Matt Zimmerman with a 66 score. The two other HSV team members were Lloyd Cambre, Bill Roe, Milt Spaniel, Gary Wolfer and Al Bilgischer, Sam Justus, Ted Otero, Steve Schramer.
|Event coordinator Scott Krantz (standing) and volunteer Gerald Krawczynski.|
The host Council was very appreciative of the financial support from the following sponsors: Ifrah Financial Services; ISI Instrument and Supply Inc; Hot Springs Village Knights of Columbus; S & P Golf; Spa City Golf; Ike Eisenhauer State Farm Insurance; and, Village Villas Vacation Rentals. Also, there was a special thanks for the excellent broasted chicken buffet served by Tanners Terrace on the Green.
Although the turnout was smaller than expected, there was a net profit of $1,800 to support the education of seminarians for the Little Rock Diocese.