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Couples golf tourney turns 25

Some couples drove more than 100 miles Sunday to be part of the silver anniversary couples tournament at Marion Country Club.

Roger and Marcy Cannon of Hutchinson shot 74 in the 18-hole, crossfire format tournament to win the championship flight by two strokes over Brian and Cindy MacDonald of Salina. Jerry and Lois Smith of Marion carded a 77 for third.

A total of 36 teams from 15 towns competed in the event, which was followed by a social hour and dinner.

Championship flight

1. Roger and Marcy Cannon, Hutchinson, 74; 2. Brian and Cindy MacDonald, Salina, 76; 3. Jerry and Lois Smith, Marion, 77.

1st flight

1. Dave and Barb Hicks, Salina, 79; 2. Ken Butler and Doris Kramer, Andover, 79; 3. Tom Throgmorton and Nancy Thomas, Emporia, 79.

2nd flight

1. Dick and Cathie Switzer, Concordia, 85; 2. Marc and Cindy Langlois, Wichita, 85; 3. Roger and Pam Broughton, Topeka, 86.

3rd flight

1. Mike and Renee Montoya, Salina, 89; 2. Ralph and Sue Vautravers, Andover, 89; 3. Dan and Veda Saulnier, Salina, 89.

Skill prizes

Longest drive, men — Marc Langlois.

Longest drive, women — Jane Guion.

Longest putt, #3 — Jerry Smith.

Closest to pin, #9 — Ken Butler.

Last modified Sept. 20, 2017