RALLY IN DURAND FOR TOURNAMENT IN MEMORY OF SALLY WENDLING
from far and wide to show their support for the Club Car Sweetheart
tournament in memory of Sally Wendling (wife of Gene Wendling –
President of the Michigan Shuffleboard Hall of Fame).
raising to be presented to Gene in honor of Sally Wendling was announced
to be donated to the Michigan Shuffleboard Hall of Fame in Sally’s
name by Gene.
Two events were
scheduled in this tournament; an AB draw, and the annual Sweetheart
Mixed Doubles event.
In the AB Draw
on Saturday, teams competed in a four placement event. In first
place, girl power of Linda Mitchell and Melinda Flynn surfaced in
first place (sponsored by Chuck Ricklefs) . Finishing in second
place were Sonny Morgan and Harold Garian (sponsored by Jackie Meagher).
Third place went to John Addington and Steve Jurik (sponsored by
Linda Mitchell) and finishing in fourth place were Chris Lemieux
and Slick Parrish (sponsored by Vic Matteson). During the presentation
of prize monies, Chuck Ricklefs generously announced that he was
donating his Calcutta portion to the Michigan Shuffleboard Hall
of Fame in honor of Sally Wendling.
Sweetheart Mixed Doubles event, first place went to the double dipping
team of hosts Bill and Brenda Kane (sponsored by Gene Wendling).
Second place victors were Vic Matteson and Kathy Francisco (sponsored
by themselves), and third place went to Steve Jurik and Melinda
Flynn (sponsored by Gene Wendling).
A very special
thanks to all of those who participated in the memorial tournament!
Bill & Brenda Kane
Kathy Francisco &
Steve Jurik and Melinda Flynn
1st Linda Mitchell
& Melinda Flynn
2nd Sonny Morgan
& Harold Garian
3rd John Addington
& Steve Jurik
4th Slick Parrish
& Chris Lemieux