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2022 Walker Cup

                                       Golf Tournament

                             By: Greg Brooks, PLS, Tournament Chair

             his  year  marked  the  30   edition  of  the Walker  Cup  Golf  handed out, and finally the presentation of trophies/prizes to
          TTournament,  benefitting  the  George  F. Walker  Memorial  the winning teams.
        Scholarship, held on Friday, August 12  at the Trophy Lake Golf   The  top 6 teams (before applying handicaps), all posted scores
        & Casting Club, in Port Orchard, WA. We had a total of 28 Teams   from 61 -64. That’s some very good golf! The big winners for the
        competing for a shot at the Walker Cup trophy, and the compe-  day were the team of Ben Petersen, Mel Garland, Tim Rose (not
        tition was fierce to say the least. Participants helped raise $7000   pictured),  and  Cameron  Garland  –  the Walker  Cup Tournament
        for the Walker Scholarship fund! Thank you.
                                                               Champions for 2022 - Congratulations on a fantastic round of golf!!
          A HUGE THANK YOU goes out to all our tournament players &   Thank you again to all who participated, it was another fun
        sponsors for all of their generosity and to all our volunteers that   and successful event, and we’re already looking forward to 2023
        gave their time to be there and help out. Without our volunteers,   - Be sure to watch for you emails for the announcement of the
        there’s no way we pull this off each year.
                                                               2023 Walker Cup – we’ll be at a new venue next year, and you
          The great weather gave all of our sponsors the opportunity  won’t want to miss it! n
        to network with all the surveyors on hand. They set up displays
        showcasing their products and equipment, gave away product
        swag, and offered additional chances at some fun prizes by run-  Mark your calendars for 2023.
        ning their own contests during the tournament.
                                                                     Remember the tournament is always
          The golfers enjoyed many on course contest holes, including
        a chance to sink a Hole-in-One for a $10,000 cash prize, which   one of the last few Friday’s in August.
        unfortunately, stayed safe for  another year.
                                                                    Until then, “Keep it on the short grass”!
          The golf was followed by our awards lunch, where our contest
        hole winners received gift cards and a slew of door prizes were

                                                                           2022 Tournament Results

                                                                           Party of Fore           1  Place / Net
                                                                           Fore Horsemen                  2  Place / Net
                                                                           SPU Survey           3  Place / Net
                                                                           1 Alliance - Team #1   1  Place / Gross
                                                                           Topcon Solutions     2  Place / Gross
                                                                           Wide Format Printing       3  Place / Gross
                                                                           On Course Contest Winners
                                                                           KP #1 – Hole 5:      Tim Ingraham   4’-4”

                                                                           KP #2 – Hole 13:     Kim Wong       2’-2”
                                                                           KP #3 – Hole 17:     Colby Sander   6’-8”
                                                                           Long Drive – Men:    Mike Goularte

                                                                           Long Drive – Women:     Ursula Burnham
                                                                           Straight Drive       Danny Larson

                                                                           Putting Contest:      Mike O’Conner
                                                                                                (Drained the Putt!)

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