WADDINGTON - Matt Rutherford birdied the 13th, 14th, 17th and 18th holes shooting a medalist round of 33 on the back nine to take shotmaking honors at the Murrays Iish Inn Golf League last Thursday. Dan Dinneen continued his impresive play this season with a 34 birdieing four and five on the front side.
At the halfway point of the season, the B Division race is very tight with five teams separated by half a point at the top. Eugene and Sam LaBarge and Richard and Steve Silver are both tied at the lead with 44.5 points. They are followed by Dan Dinneen/Jeff Stein, J.I. Mayette/Bruce Kavan and Bryan Mott/Rick Mayette with 44 Pts.
In the A Division, Gary LaPoint and Gil Simons lead with 53.5 Pts followed by Craig Bogart/Ryan Hayes with 46.5 Pts. Rick Magnusson/Vince Regan and Gabe Halpin/Greg Hollis are tied for third place with 46 Pts.
High team point honors for the week went to Carl Burnham/Toby Kennedy with 8.5. This team has supposedly been known to have Common Sense since these two snowbirds dont play if the temperature gets below 50 degrees.
Under 40 Club: Matt Rutherford 33, Dan Dinneen 34, Doug Dumas 35, Jack Duncan 35, John Dinneen 36, Carl Burnham 36, Rick Magnusson 36, Dave Forsythe 37, Kevin Clark 38, Steve Silver 39, Toby Kennedy 39, Justin Palmer 39, and Jason Blair 39.
Birdie Brigade: Matt Rutherford 13, 14, 17 and 18; John Dinneen 1 and 4; Dan Dinneen 4 and 5; Kevin Clark 4 and 9; Doug Dumas 13 and 17; Jack Duncan 14 and 16; Dave LeFleur 1; Josh Tiernan 9; Dave Forsythe 12; Bobby Domena 13; Herb Duclan 13; Carl Burnham 13; Justin Palmer 13; Colin Campbell 13; Craig Bogart 14 and Ryan Hayes 14.