Wilkinson, Carver, Barnes lead WLL flights

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Patch Wilkinson of Wilson Country Club and Wedgewood Public Golf Course’s Mary Ann Carver and Eleanor Barnes carded the low gross score in their respective flights in the October outing of the Wilson Ladies Golf League at Wedgewood on Tuesday.

Wilkinson fired a 5-over-par 77 to pace the First Flight. Carver emerged the Second Flight front-runner with an 82. Eleanor Barnes prevailed in the Third Flight with an 84.

The participants wore pink and hit pink golf balls in observance of Breast Cancer Awareness month. Donations from purchasing a 50-50 raffle ticket and a mulligan will go toward helping female cancer patients in the Wilson area.

Joining Wilkinson as First Flight victors were Harriette Bennett of Wedgewood, low net (67); Priscilla Brewer of WCC, second low gross (86); and Susan Baker of Willow Springs, low putts (30).

Other top finishers in the Second Flight were Marcia Davis of Wedgewood, low net (67); Debbie Keely of WCC, second low gross (85); and Melba Martin of WCC, low putts (32).

In the Third Flight, Sue Fautz of Willow Springs claimed low net (63), while Cathy Causway of Wedgewood posted second low gross (90). Wedgewood’s Chris Duley was the low putts (32) victor.