Donna Cole and Sherrie Vullo, both late entries, captured Gold Medals Saturday (May 9) as contestants beat the weather in the NW District Ladders Golf competition at Bossier Knights of Columbus Hall.
Cole battled her way through the largest field, women ages 55-69 to claim her gold medallion. Second in her pool to Betty Smith, she came back top outdistance Smith in the finals. Smith settled for silver and Linda Brangham claimed the Bronze Medal.
Vullo signed up in the morning of play and was perfect in four matches to claim the 74-79 age bracket for women. Retta Mathews finished with a Silver Medal and Jacque Wall won the Bronze Medal.
Other Gold Medal winners were Jackie Conner in women’s play and Lionel Brangham, James Rossum and Garyn Price among the men.
While Bossier City was under intermittent showers most of the morning, there were few delays due to weather at the KC Hall grounds.
Female–(Ages 55-69): Donna Cole Gold. Betty Smith Silver. Linda Brangham Bronze.70-79: Sherrie Vullo Gold. Retta Mathews Silver. Jacque Wall Bronze. 80-90-Plus: Jackie Conner Gold. Mary Price Silver. Delores Gentry Bronze.
Male–(Ages 65-69/70-74): Lionel Brangham Gold. Duane Chilton Silver. 75-79: James Russom Gold. Roger Shepherd Silver. Chuck Lancaster Bronze. 80-89: Gary Price Gold. Les Brosset Silver. Dick Hainey Bronze.