WEST OCEAN CITY- The 17th Annual Stephen Decatur Athletic Boosters golf tournament last week was once again a huge success with a maxed out field of participants matching the record amount of funds raised for the school’s athletic program.
According to tournament director and Head Golf Coach Jim Krall, the tournament raised over $30,000 that will be used to purchase athletic equipment for the various sports programs at SDHS. The tournament was played at Eagle’s Landing last Tuesday and while the event was all about raising funds for the Decatur sports programs and camaraderie and fun, no less important was the competition on the course.
For the record, the team of Mike Sullivan, Jenny Sullivan, Tim Heim and Riley Abbott took first-place low net, while the team of Scott Lennox, Luke Blume, Bud Morgan and Jim Brown took first-place low gross. Ned Delaney, Dawson Delaney, Eric Snelsire and Hayden Snelsire took second place low net, while Greg Shockley, Bob Beckelman, Marshall Forester and Steve Ball took second place low gross.
Bill Venable, Buzz Taylor, Stephen Lewis and Rick Wells took third place low net, while Dan Parker, Danny Parker, Coach Keith and Leo Lee took third place low gross. Fourth place low net went to Law Adkins, Brad Taylor, Jim Farrell and Linwood Harman took fourth place low Net. Fifth place low net went to Mickey Lobb, Doug Galloway, Sandy Galloway and Debbie Bennington.
The closest-to-the-pin honors went to Nick Rice, Gary Cole, Stephen Lewis and Steve Ball. The longest drive awards went to Shelly Conaway and Steve Ball, while the straightest drive awards went to Lorri Urban and Dawson Delaney.
The Boosters would like to thank Eagle’s Landing, all of the sponsors, volunteers and participants for their commitment and dedication to Decatur’s high school athletics.