The Metro Senior League concluded it’s season at Oak Marsh Friday, 9/4. The team from Fountain Valley edged the team from University to claim the season long title and display the winner’s trophy until next year.
The BMGA sponsored two teams in the league. The Valley team, captained by Steve Slivken, finished in 7th place (1 point out of 6th and 2 points out of 5th) in the sixteen team league. On Friday Tom Hansen continued his stellar play, shooting a 74 (net 70) to win his match 6-0. Steve Slivken crawled to the finish with an 87 (net 76) to tie his match 3-3. Marty Mangold also shot an 87 (net 75) to tie his match 3-3. Gary Ridout didn’t have his usual power game and fell 0-6. In total the Valley team tied it’s match 12-12.
The Golden team, captained by Roger Hamm, continued to improve and won it’s match 14-10. Doug Paquette shot an 88 (net 71) to win his match 4-2. Ted Roberts blistered the course with an 83 (net 66) and dominated his match 6-0. Doug Diedrich shot a 94 (net 75) to win his match 4-2. Richard Courtney fell a little short in a close match an lost his match 0-6. The Golden team finished it’s season in 11th place (3 points out of 10th).
We were blessed this season to enjoy great weather every match. It was a fun season. Many thanks to Skip Schultz from the University team for overseeing the league. Also much thanks to Roger Hamm for creating and maintaining the new website. To see the final standings and learn more about the Metro Senior League, please go to metroseniors.org.