Record Number Of Golfers Participate In Smithfield Bladen We Care Byron H. Gooden Memorial Tournament
On a perfect day for golf 260 players showed up at Vineyard Golf At White Lake to play in the annual tournaments that raise money to assist needy healthcare situations in Bladen County.
Over 150 sponsors were recognized in the annual booklet that was distributed to the 65 4-man teams. Two tournaments were held on this Thursday, April 28….one at 8:30 a.m. and the second at 1:30 p.m.
Chairman Mac Campbell Jr. stated his appreciation to everyone who helped make this year’s tournament the most successful ever. He asked that everyone remember Billy Ray Fisher who was a member of the board for many years. Mr. Fisher passed away on October 3, 2020.
AM Tournament Scores
1st Place-58-Red Bull
2nd Place-59-Steve’s Sausage
3rd Place-59-Team Davis
1st Place-Core Max International-65
2nd Place-JF Petro/Royal Cup-65
3rd Place-JTI Inc.-65
1st Place-Anderson Drugs/Shell-70
2nd Place-Source NA-70
3rd Place-ERS Coke-70
The Ladies’ Long Drive-Christian Benton
The Men’s Long Drive-Conner Bullard
Closest to the hole winners were: David Meadows, Mark Simmons,
Zack McKail and Barry Christian.
P.M Tournament Scores
1st Place-Mutt Gooden Team-55
2nd Place-Bladen Healthcare-63
3rd Place-Smithfield Foods-64
2nd Place-McGee Corp/FlintHills-67
3rd Place-Lacy West Insurance-67
Ladies’ long drive–Lisa Tew. Men’s Long Drive-Bobby Davis.
Closest to the hole–David Lowry, Jr., Allan Campbell, Giorgio Boussais and Chip Willard
All ties were determined by scorecard playoffs.