Twenty one teams play to support McPherson Chamber of Commerce.
A team representing Ferguson Production No. 1 walked away with top honors at this year’s McPherson Chamber of Commerce Tartan Turkey golf tournament non-competitive division. Jason Clapper, Reed Hardgrave, Cliff Hawkes and Brooks Walsh captured first place first flight with a 57 in the four-person scramble. In addition to prizes, the team received the McPherson Chamber of Commerce traveling trophy. Second place first flight went to Prairie Landworks Inc. team of Tom Saffel, John Reimer, Michael Wallace and Dennis Garrett with a score of 58. Team Morales came in third in first flight scoring a 59. The team was comprised of Adrian Morales, Jake Strecker, Graham Crain and Brian Bina.
Second flight honors went to Ferguson Production No. 2 with Scott Ferguson, Mark Wells, Rod Buchman and Leland DeWild with a 65. The Farmers Alliance team of Ryan Hicks, Joe Brossard, James Donlap and Konner Bergstrom placed second with a score of 67. Rounding out the second flight with a score of 67 was Ferguson Production #3 with Richard Nelson, Joe Julius, Mike Davies and Larry Geist.
The competitive division of the Tartan Turkey Golf Tournament had six teams competing for cash prizes. Taking the first place slot with a score of 55 was Farmers Alliance No. 1 with Zac Lock, Mark Wash, Mary Gayer and Mike Liebl. Placing second was the Breakfast Club scoring 57. Members were Jamie Piper, Doug Gayer, Tony Fawl and Monty Koehn. Third place went to the Home State Bank team consisting of Jonathan Rothrock, Treg Fawl, Chris Schneider and Tyler Greer scoring 57.
Hole prizes were awarded as follows:
closest to the pin on No. 5, Jason Clappel;
closest to the pin on No. 6, Brooks Walsh;
longest putt on No. 9, Justin Loewen;
closest to the pin in 2 on No. 10, Joe Brossard;
longest putt on No. 11, Jake Strecker; and
closest to the pin in 2 on No. 16, Leland DeWild.
Twenty one teams took part in tournament which took place at the Turkey Creek golf course. The Tartan Turkey golf tournament is an event of the McPherson Chamber of Commerce.