Jeff Shumate of South Boston carded a round of 76 and finished as runner-up in the A Flight in this week’s Laidback Golf Tour tournament at Lynrock Golf Club.
Shumate was promoted to A Flight two tournaments ago, and has won the low net prize both weeks in the A Flight, and five times this season. He was playing with an 11 handicap, and shot 76 for a net 65.
Steve Williams of Reidsville, North Carolina won the flight and the tournament with a round of 75. This was his second win of the season and his second win in a row after leading the field in his last outing.
There were 20 participants in this week’s tournament with six of them posting rounds in the 70s. The field carded a total of 21 birdies.
The Tour’s next scheduled tournament is Tuesday, July 23 at Country Hills Golf Club in Gibsonville, North Carolina.
It will begin at 10 a.m. Entry fee for tour members will be $55. Guests may play for $30, but will not be eligible to win prizes.
Memberships are $20 for the second half of the season. Golfers wishing to enter the July 23 event should register by noon on Saturday, July 20 by emailing email@example.com.