Local golfers Maurice Clarke and Curtis Johnston captured the top prize of two return Virgin Atlantic tickets to the UK when they won the Captain’s Day at Rockley Golf Club last Saturday. The winners returned an impressive net score of 57.75 in the Twoball Scramble format, just ahead of a plethora of outstanding performers. Club Captain Clarence Hiles was delighted with the turnout and he paid particular praise to the main sponsors, donors, and players who combined with the auction buyers to produce an impressive $15,000 for the designated charity the Barbados Cancer Society.
The full list of prizewinners was;1st. Maurice Clarke and Curtis Johnston 57.752nd. Anthony Kirton and Ivan Codrington 58.753rd. Brian Woods and Kevin Prime 59.54th. Judd Cozier and Jim Thurlow 61.0 (winning on countback)5th. Paul Lewis and Keith Bowyer 61.06th. Neville Brewster and Ignus Smart 61.57th. Mark and Gillian Hasler 61.75 (winning on countback)8th. Ann Hadchity and David Walker 61.75 Nearest the Pin (Ladies) - Julia StevensonNearest the Pin (Men) - Bob HancockCorporate Team - Cooper Kauffman One of the highlights of the day was the auction for golf packages, which were provided by all the golf courses on the island.
The other items were a week’s stay at the Amaryllis Beach Resort compliment of owner Leif Brandel and two beautiful paintings by local artist Angela Simpson. Secretary of the Barbados Cancer Society Mrs. Dorothy Cooke-Johnston paid a handsome tribute to the Rockley members for their support of the charity and the evening continued with music and dancing.The next two major events at Rockley are the Mount Gay Rum Stableford on Saturday next and on Saturday 18th December the Christmas hamper.
Last Updated (Thursday, 17 March 2011 01:09)