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Daily Newspaper and Travel Guide
for Pecos Country of West Texas
Tuesday, May 20, 2003
PHS golfers place in flights, earn scholarships at tourney
Four members of the Pecos Eagles' state runners-up golf team placed in four
different flights over the weekend, playing with adult partners at the Ninth
Annual Jim Trey Espt Memorial Adult/Youth Golf Scholarship Tournament in
A total of 55 teams in seven flights competed in the tournament, and
two senior members of the Eagles' girls golf team, along with one senior
off Pecos' boys' golf team received $500 scholarships from the Jim Espy
Scholarship Fund. Lauren Martinez and Brandi North, along with David Bradley,
were three of the six players to receive the scholarships.
Martinez, who placed second individually at the Class 3A state tournament,
played in the tournament's Championship Flight with Barry McCallister of
Fort Stockton, brother of PGA golfer Blaine McCallister, and tied for fourth
place with Jimmy and Brian Stephens of Fort Stockton in that division, which
was won by Mike and Jeff Hensely of Van Horn. In the President's Flight,
Sarah McKinney and Gaylon Doan tied for third place with Jim and Allison
Pogue of Alpine. Cuco and Joseph Corrales of Van Horn took first place.
Wayne North and Brandi North tied for third in the First Flight, with
Jerry and Caiti Carvajal of Alpine, while another Alpine team, of Brian
Elliott and Colin Matthews, took first place. No Pecos golfers placed in
the Second Flight, while in the third flight another member of the varsity
golf team, freshman Shelly Martinez, took first place along with her father,
The other Pecos golfer to place was a junior high competitor in the Fifth
Flight, where Eloy and Amanda Herrera took third place overall.
North, Shelly Martinez and Drake Bradley also the competition for longest
drive in their divisions, Martinez and Bradley in the 13-15 year old girls
and boys divisions and North in the 16-18 year old girls age group.
York M. "Smokey" Briggs, Publisher
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