The Valero Texas Open Qualifier
The Valero Texas Open Qualifier was an exciting event again this year! Todd Baek shot a 7 under (65) to take the 1st of four qualifying spots. Cole Howard, Mathias Gronberg, James Shindler, and Zach Fisher all shot 6 under (66). The four players went into a playoff for the last three spots. Thanks to all the members who volunteered their time to make this a successful event!
The Brute was played April 27th and 28th, and the weather was perfect! The Brute is comprised of five 9-hole matches, three matches on Saturday and two matches on Sunday. In the Championship Flight, the team of Mike Lewis and Matt Griffin won in a playoff over Tim Dylina and Dave Conley. The 1st Flight was won by the team of Bob Long and Mike Sheil. Ed Barlow and Jude Dunfee won the 2nd flight. Frank Bumpus and Doug Matey Jr. won the 3rd flight after they survived a playoff with Don Coombs and Steve Patterson. The Ladies Flight also came down to a playoff between the teams of Delayne Sigerman and Carla Barlow and Ariana Almond and Margaret Wheless. Ariana Almond and Margaret Wheless won on the 2nd playoff hole. Thanks to all the members that played this year and continue to help grow this tournament.
The Ladies Member/Guest
The Ladies Member/Guest was held May 2nd and 3rd. Thursday brought windy and cold conditions; temperatures in the lower 40s with winds gusting near 40 mph. All 56 participants braved the weather in the shamble/scramble format on the Hills and Creeks course. Friday was warmer for the ladies to play their two, best ball format rounds on the Valleys and Hills. The winning team in the 1st Flight was Michelle Tomlinson, Cheryl Redwine, Camille Luppino, and Marilyn White. The 2nd Flight was won by the team of Kayla Hoffman, Teresa Perdue, Linda Riley, and Nancy McKeen. Thanks to all the ladies of the LGA that helped make this such a great event!
2013 Celebrity Golf Classic
On June 22nd Comanche Trace will host the 2013 Celebrity Golf Classic presented by Fox Tank Company, hosted by Robert Earl Keen and Rayfield Wright. Thirteen NFL Hall of Famers, three Pro Bowlers, and one All Pro player will play in the tournament. Some of the former NFL players that will be in attendance are Lem Barney of the Detroit Lions, Dan Pastorini of the Houston Oilers, Tom Mack of the Los Angeles Rams, Billy Joe Dupree of the Dallas Cowboys, Ed “Too Tall” Jones of the Dallas Cowboys, and Rayfield Wright of the Dallas Cowboys. A charity auction, with one-of-a-kind NFL memorabilia, will also be held benefiting The Rayfield Wright Foundation, C.A.M.P. Camp, and The Hill Country Youth Orchestra.
Good Luck Colby Cobb
Assistant Golf Professional,
Colby Cobb has accepted
the Head Golf Professional
position at the Onion Creek
Club in Austin, Texas. Colby
is the 8th Assistant Golf Pro from Comanche Trace to move on
to a Head Golf Professional at a major club. We are so proud
of her accomplishments and ask that you join us in wishing her
well! Colby’s last day at Comanche Trace was May 16th.