18 golfers braved the cool damp weather, to challenge the par 27 golf course at the Cottonwood Country Club.
The LaCopa league tees of on Friday’s each week at 10 AM , and is open to senior golfers from various parks in and around Harlingen, Texas.
The highlights of the days golf:
Three of the players scored birdies during their round. Howard Stewart scored his on hole # 3, Bob Martintonni scored his on the 4th hole and Dan Luenesman scored his birdie on hole # 7.
Bob Martintonni shot a 28 for the best individual round of the day.
The Blue and the Pink teams, both turned in rounds of 28 and shared the top spot for the week. Bev, Bill, Howard and Harry played for the blue team while Bob, Dee and Richard made up the Pink team.
Tony, Gerry and Dan played for the White team and scored a 29 for the day.
The Green team turned in a team score of 32, Dwayne, Jo, Dianna and Joyce made up this team.
Doug, Nancy, Becky and Tracy formed the Red team, (this was Tracy’s first round of golf since last winter) They scored a 33 for the day.
If you like some trivia for the day, it took 18 golfer 650 strokes to get around the course.
On a sad note, Don Riesberg a long time LaCopa Group golfer, lost his battle with cancer on Wednesday Feb. 7th. His down to earth outlook on life and his quick humor sure is missed around here.