Dobbins Wins Mountain Falls Golf Club Championship
Mountain Falls Golf Club held its annual Women’s Club Championship in a two-round tournament March 23-31.
To qualify for the Women’s Club Championship, all prospect entrants must be members of the Mountain Falls Golf Club.
This year’s tournament featured 10 golfers split into two flights: Flight A and Flight B.
Flight A had Tournament Champion Jackie Dobbins, Julie Floyd, Charity Musial, Marion and June Botessi.
Flight B golfers included Kathy Johnson, Kristy Degan, Barb Kelly, Brita Bridenstein and Patti Schillinger.
Upon entering the tournament, each golfer received their handicap score. Dobbins had the tournament’s lowest handicap with a score of 11. Schillinger had the tournament’s highest handicap with a score of 45.
Dobbins was the only golfer to score below 90 in her two rounds. In the first round, she finished with a total score of 85. With the handicap in play, she finished the first round with a net score of 74 strokes.
In his second round, Dobbins finished with a score of 83. After eliminating his handicap, his net score was 72 strokes.
Dobbins finished with a total score of 146 for the entire tournament, after accounting for handicaps.
The Mountain Falls Golf Club championship runner-up was June Botessi.
Botessi shot a 103 on the first day of the tournament and a 106 on the second day of the tournament. Her handicap of 29 for each round helped her drop her score considerably and put her in the top three places.
After taking his handicap into account, Botessi finished with scores of 74 for the first round and 77 for the second round.
Julie Floyd finished the tournament as the third-place golfer. She shot a 94 in her first round and a 90 in her second round. After factoring in Floyd’s handicap score of 15, she finished the tournament with clean scores of 79 and 75.
For his victory in the club championship, Dobbins will have his name engraved on a plaque which will remain at the clubhouse. Gift cards were distributed as prizes to other members who participated.