Pitching into spring tourney

Twenty-seven members pitched from around the valley May 11 at the Spring Mix Horseshoe Tournament held at the Salmon Arm Horseshoe Pits

  • May. 18, 2013 11:00 a.m.

Twenty-seven members pitched from around the valley May 11 at the Spring Mix Horseshoe Tournament held at the Salmon Arm Horseshoe Pits on a partly sunny day.

In A-Mix class, Juanita Laye of Summerland won six games to place first. Her high per cent game was 71.82. Placing second was Al Gushta of Kamloops with three wins. His high game was 75 per cent.

In B-Mix class, home member Amy Kidd placed first after a playoff with John Thornton of Winfield second. Her high game of the morning was 50 per cent.

In Elder Men’s C class, Don Myrfield of Vernon placed first with Matt Honkanen of Salmon Arm second. The D-Mix class saw Muriel Scallon of Kamloops club place first, with Jack Johnson and Doug Winslow, both of Salmon Arm club, placing second and third.

Elders E saw Marshall Meroniuk of Vernon place first with four wins, with new member Nick Leboff of Ashcroft, placing second with three wins and Ernie Connolly third. Marlene Marshall of Salmon Arm placed first in Senior Ladies class with Laura Williams second and Ines Lopez third.

The work of all volunteers was greatly appreciated.