New Mexico-West Texas Senior Amateur Championship Results
The 2018 Sun Country Senior Amateur Championship was held at The Taos Country Club Aug. 25-26. It was a well attended event with players from all over New Mexico and West Texas.
The 36-hole event is a stroke play competition (gross or net depending on flight) open to all Sun Country Amateur Golf Association (SCAGA) members in good standing age 50 and older. All players must have an active handicap at a SCAGA club. Registration for this annual event — which is held at different venues every year throughout the SCAGA coverage area — opens in February.
Here are the results from this year’s competition:
Women’s Flight I (Gross)
Susan Daniels (+13) Deb Gorenz (+27) Renae Perrine (+27) tie
Women’s flight II (Gross)
Cecelia Trujillo (+35) Becky Luco (+35) tie Gloria Montoya (+42)
Men’s Senior Net Flight I
Jerry Alderete (-2) Johnnie Infante (+6) Jeff Gray (+6) tie
Mens Net Flight II
Michael Howe (-2) Louis Jiminez (+1) Gary Shoemaker (+6)
Men’s Senior Championship
Anton Salome (-4) Scott Roser (-2) Scott BeLonge (+4) Richard Alarid (+7)
Master Senior Net
Steve Natelson (+3) Thomas Stetina (+6) Tom Simms (+11) Bruce Talcott (+13) and Frank Rendon (+13) tie
Super Senior Net
Vince Depinto (-4) Frank Lingle (-1) Danny Ortiz (E)
Notes: Deb Gorenz hit a hole-in-one on number 11.
Upcoming events at Taos Country Club include the Taos Amateur slated for Sept. 8-9 and the Rotary Club Chile Challenge Sept. 22. Both tournaments have slots available for interested golfers. For more information or to join one or both competitions, call TCC at (575) 758-7300.