The first outing for the 2021 Red River Golf Team was in the Red River Tournament. It was held Wednesday March 10th at the Coushatta Country Club.
Here are the awards earned by players from seven participating schools:
LONGEST DRIVE-Girls- Madison Holcomb, Many HS
Boys-Dane Files, St Mary’s
CLOSEST TO PIN-Girls-Emma Ammons, Negreet HS
Boys-Caleb Pilkington, Many HS
LOWEST SCORE- Girls- Emma Ammons, Negreet HS
Boys- Holtz Helms, Lakeview HS
FIRST PLACE TEAM-Girls-Negreet HS
SECOND PLACE TEAM-Boys-Negreet HS
FIRST PLACE TEAM-Boys- St. Mary’s HS
Coach Ginger Craig said, “We had a good turnout from area schools for the first tournament of the year. Last year the COVID-19 outbreak shut down everything just before we had our tournament. It was good to get back out there this spring.”
This year’s Red River Golf Team members are Logan Mims, Cody Procell, Caden Massey, Shelby Pickett, and Colton Antilley. They are coached by Ginger Craig. John Brewer is the Assistant Coach. Assistance in staging the tournament came from Karen Squires, Kelley Lee, JC Dickey, Mike Peter, and the staff of Coushatta Country Club.
Many businesses and individuals in the community supported this year’s golf team. They are:
Bumper to Bumper, Bearing Service and Supply, Blanchard Haulin’ LLC, Pickett Inflatables, LLC, Bethard & Bethard, Tyler Insurance Agency, Coushatta Oil and Tire, American Bank, JKM Glass and Mirror, Red River Storage, Mabile’s Corner Pharmacy, Ricky Cannon School Board District 2, Dairy Queen, CBS Home Express, Tray Murray-State Farm, Bank of Coushatta, Rivertown Market, Strong Arm Trucking, D & Z Quality Supplements, Susan Taylor School Board District 7,G&B Works, Danzy Farms, Kash Korner, CF Mims, LLC, Sabine State Bank, Red River Vet Clinic, Dr. Greg & Kathy Bell, Quality Ford, Almond Brothers Lumber, J & R Lawn Service, C & K Bar-B-Que, Randy’s Hardware, Tan Junkies, and The York Chop.