PRESS RELEASE – The 22nd annual Rotary charity golf championship finally got underway on Sunday November 16th after being rained out a week ago.
Twenty nine teams teed off all with hopes of hoisting the trophy for their team sponsors.
Amidst rain showers, drizzles and a hint of sunshine, the course and the format prove to be quite challenging for most players.
There was also a record number of 11 juniors taking part with two teams comprising of only juniors.
The coveted hole in one prize sponsored by JQ motors of an Audi Q3 once again eluded the top players on the Island. However individual honors did go out to the following players in the different categories.
Juniors closest to the pin – Daronhil Mauricette
Ladies closest to the pin – Marisa Groenewald
Men’s closest to the pin – John Dowling
Junior’s longest drive – Dominique Monrose
Ladies longest drive – Joan Paul
Super senior’s longest drive – Kerwin JnBaptiste
Seniors longest drive – Canice Louis
Men’s longest drive – Glenn Sorenson.
Best Dressed team went to the Sandals team which were cladded all the way with Adidas gear.
The top six finisher were:
Sixth place – Team Theobald’s Consulting – Glenn Sorenson, Marguerite Mc David and Samuel Richelieu
Fifth place – Team A1 Marine – Ed Trinidad, Amy Berglund and Zanaii Taylor
Fourth place – Team Concept Holdings – Peter Devaux, Orval Vandendool and Debra Ross
Third place – Team Ernst & Young – Tim Moffat, Allen Chastanet and David Lumkong
Second place – Team CGM Gallagher – Mario Reyes, Simon Reyes and Dominique Monrose
2014 Rotary champions – Team St. Lucia Golf Club – Victor Charles, Linus Deterville and Julian Edwards.