Wilbarger General Hospital Foundation held its annual Charting the Course golf tournament on Saturday at Hillcrest Country Club. This year’s event raised $17,000 for the WGH Foundation, a record breaking year. The tourney also had a record-breaking 16 teams enter, with several more on the waiting list.
The winning team, with a score of 56, included Ruben Vargas, Lauren Hagar, Brian Fritze, Kris Fritze, Ronnie Lucas and Nathan Mayo.
2nd place, with a score of 56, was the team of Thomas Barrells, Seth Barrells, Greg Clark, John Ackley, Tanner Barrells, Wes White.
3rd Place, with a score of 57, was Andy Hawkins, Kent Anderson, Caul Craighead, Taylor Craighead, Andrew Dickerson, Rich Dunn.
Closest to the Pin award went to Steve Osborne. Closest to the Crooked line went to Kari Young. Kelly Couch won the raffle for the Garmin watch
This year’s Charting the course was dedicated in memory Val Howard. The Howard family was present for the event and following the tournament, a special event was held on the #5 hole where participants lined up and hit a ball into the water in memory of Val (top photo).
Sponsors included: Helen & Gene Willingham, Reynoldo Tolentino, MD, Apex Health Services, Inc., YPS Anesthesia, Kelly & Susan Couch, KVWC, United Supermarkets, Brenda & Mark Reynolds, Brock Family Insurance, Hospice of Wichita Falls, Vernon Lions Club, Dr. Kyle King, M.D., Beautiful You, Beautiful Me, Taco Casa, Luker Pharmacy, Wilbarger Realty, Employer Benefit Solutions, Vernon College, Family Pharmacy, QHR, Vernon Record, RAD Partners, T-Systems, Brown & Fortunato, P.C., Advanced Rehab & Healthcare of Vernon, Culligan of North Texas, Concord Medical Group, CPSI, Tyson Foods, Dr. Travis & Amanda Lehman, Air Evac, Herring Bank.