Raneys, McCunes win Delta Elk's golf tourney

By Wayne Crick


Raneys, McCunes win Delta Elk's golf tourney | Golf, golf tournament,

Photo by Wayne Crick Saturday's first group off the 18-tee box was the foursome of Larry and Vernann Raney and Chad and Mariah McCune. A round of 60 proved to be the top score for the day for the team. Second place went to the team of Josh Applegate, Cody

Delta Elks Lodge #1235 sponsored its annual golf tournament at Devil's Thumb Golf Club last Saturday, June 24.

There were 11 teams vying for honors in the 18-hole scramble. With near perfect weather conditions for the day, the team of Larry Raney, Vernann Raney, Chad McCune and Mariah McCune bested the field to shoot a round of 60 and claimed the tournament title.

Second place in tournament play went to the team of Josh Applegate, Cody Carlson, Steve Stone and Erec Kelly with their round of 61.

Jerry Sandoval, Chuy Sandoval, Duane Sutliff and Nathan Trujillo finished with a score of 64 to finish third in the 11-team field.

After that, there were two teams tied at 66, a 68, 69, 70, 72, 77 and a 79.

Jerry Sandoval and Alvin Towel were long drive winners in the tournament with Vernann Raney getting closest to the pin on #7 and Mike Gibson claiming closest to the pin for the men competitors.