Thursday, June 21, 2018
1st-place team Chick-fil-A of Belmont, from left, Lee Dorn, Tommy Belcher, Jr., Benny Bowles, Tony Gilbert, with Donnie Loftis, chairman of the Board of Directors at presenting sponsor CaroMont Health. In the small photo below, is 3rd-place team Choice USA, with Greg Simmons, Craig Kinlaw, Rush Miller and Blake Bradshaw.
CaroMont Health presenting sponsor for tournament
For the second time in five years, the Chick-fil-A of Belmont team took first-place honors at the Montcross Area Chamber Annual Golf Tournament at Cramer Mountain Club on June 21, 2018. CaroMont Health was the presenting sponsor. Chick-fil-A also won the tournament in 2014. The Chick-fil-A foursome this year included Tony Gilbert, Lee Dorn, Tommy Belcher, Jr. and Benny Bowles.
Finishing in second place was the MadVapes team of Bryan Hough, Chuck Newman, Kevin Collier and Wayne Kinley. Choice USA took third-place with the team of Greg Simmons, Craig Kinlaw, Rush Miller and Blake Bradshaw.
Also taking home trophies were: Rose Cook of the Carolinas HealthCare team for women’s longest drive; Lee Dorn of Chick-fil-A for men’s longest drive; and the three winners on closest to the pin holes were Lee Dorn and Benny Bowles of Chick-fil-A and Chuck Tomlinson of Carolinas HealthCare.
At the awards lunch, which was sponsored by Hillbilly’s BBQ, Chamber President Ted Hall thanked the players and sponsors, the donors of prizes and good bag items and the dozens of volunteers who helped with tournament preparations and at the course on the day of the event.
Donnie Loftis, chair of the CaroMont Health Board of Directors, spoke on behalf of the major sponsor and presented trophies to the winners.
Taking 2nd-place was the MadVapes team of Bryan Hough, Kevin Collier, Chuck Newman and Wayne Kinley.