Maine Invitational, couples championships at RGC
Rockland — The Rockland Golf Course was busy Sept. 16 with the couples championship and the Maine Invitational, a women's event, with Megunticook Golf Club held at the club.
In the couples championship, Bob and Diane Sommers finished first gross 75; and Neil and Connie Welt, first net 63.
In the Maine Invitational, the threesome of Betty Farrand, Essie Sexton and Jeanne Fifield finished first gross 80; and the team of Gail Young, Pat Ashton and Gretchen Leone, first net 51.
The pin winners were: Arde Dodge, 15 feet 8.5 inches, and Sexton, 20-9, on the fifth hole; Jan Staples, 17-4 and Wendy Pires, 21-6 on the 10th; and Mary Kaufman, 8-9, and Jan Splaine, 23-5, on the 18th.
The longest drive was struck by Wendy Pires, the straightest drive by Joan Hall, the fewest putts by Sue Wootton and most putts by Pires. The highest score was recorded by the team of Linda Durrell, Nan Lasburn and Mary Kaufman.
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