Monte Vista Newspaper | sergeant. Glen E. Martinez Veterans Memorial Golf Tournament Winners
MONTE VISTA – May 28 was a hot, windy and sunny day for the Glen Martinez Veterans Scholarship Golf Tournament, which was a 4-man squad starting at 10 a.m. and made up of 15 teams from different parts of the San Luis Valley with participants from Denver. , South Dakota, Kansas and Florida.
The team of John Allen, Chad Hess and Jeremy MacDonald of Kansas were tied at 2 for first place with a score of 64 with the team of Jacob Jiron, Vicente Barbosa, Brandon Cordova and Greg Castro of Monte Vista with a score of 64 .
A scorecard playoff was calculated and John Allen’s team from Kansas won first place by one point which they turned around and donated their gift certificate to play golf at Colorado City at Holly Dot Golf Course. So Jacob Jiron’s team took first place with a score of 64, the second place winners with a score of 67 were the team of Lyle Dye, Rich Stecklien, Todd Harrison and Will Albertson winning a check- gift to play golf at Alamosa Cat Tails Golf Course and therefore the Martinez family decided to award the last place team of Jeri Gonzales, Aadin Gonzales, Lottie Whitmer and Anne Henningsen with a score of 86 the gift certificate at Salida Golf Course.
The Martinez family thanked everyone who came out to enjoy a day of golf and the volunteers who so graciously fried the burgers and hot dogs, Phyllis and Bob Gil.