MULLET BAY--Val Banks and Lester Samuel from Anguilla took top honours during the annual two person’s Summer Scramble at the Mullet Bay Golf Course. This event organized by the St. Maarten Golf Association (SMGA) drew 19 teams of 2 golfers to the course Saturday.
On a golf course that’s become increasingly challenging after no rain during the last couple of weeks, Banks and Samuel scored 78 points in the Stableford format and beat the runner up team of Sam and Safir Bashir by 2 points. Third place was won by Jan Peter Holtland and Andy Holmes who also carded 76 points, but had a lower average handicap.
Afterwards prizes, lunch and drinks were served to all participants, courtesy of the St. Maarten Golf Association.
The SMGA is a non-profit organization that welcomes all beginning and experienced golfers, tourists and St. Maarten / St. Martin residents alike to become members and join them during tournaments and matches. For more information contact the Golf Shop at the Mullet Bay Golf Course or on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/St.MaartenGolfAssociation.