Members of the Mooresville Women’s Golf Association part of the winning crowd in place during a Foothills League tour stop. 

A Mooresville team wound up with some of the most to show for a scheduled stop on the Women’s Foothills Golf League schedule.

Designated as the official host organization for play at the Rumbling Bald at Lake Lure, the Mooresville Women’s Golf Association accounted for more top-three placing players in the various divisions of play than any other attending team. The competition was staged over the course of two days and incorporating the use of many different area courses

In addition to the MWGA that represented their home Mooresville Golf Club course, other groups in the field included those hailing from Verdict Ridge, Westport, Deerbrook, Rock Barn, Northstone and Cowan’s Ford courses.

Combined, the field was comprised of nearly 60 players.

The first day of the event was held at the Apple Valley course while the second and final day’s play was staged on the nearby Bald Mountain site.

The MWGA was well represented during the post-play awards ceremony.

Member Mary Kresge was recognized as the affair’s overall Net Champion with a stroke score of 136.

In the First Flight, Beth Calhoun and Marti Ervin placed first and third in the gross category, while Linda Reams was tops in the net division.

In Flight 2, Sara Thomas toted the outfit’s ties to the top spot in the gross division, while the trio of Trish Schimel, Ginny Darcy and Ellen Petrous finished one, two, three in net play.

In the Fourth Flight, Sherry Freeze and Jane Hooper filled the first-place and second-place gross spots.

In Flight Five, the trio of Lisa Beer, Tina Phillips and Sharon Pitkin placed first, second and third, in gross play, while running mates Lafonda Shepperson and Fern Perry checked in second and third, in the net scoring.

In the Sixth Flight, Linda Shepard was third in the gross, while Narian Cate placed first and club mate Janet Thomas was third in the net scoring.

In the Seventh Flight, Sue Sturpe chimed in third in the gross, while the all-MWGA cast comprised of Susan Godfrey, Sue Wilson and Cathy Critz lined up first through third in the net department.

Additional Foothills Golf League outings remain on tap for the MWGA.





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