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Alfred, Lee take top honours at Sagicor golf

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Tuesday, September 12, 2017
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Clint Alfred, right, and Ye Ji Lee, left, the men’s and women’s winners of the two-day Sagicor-St Andrews Invitational Golf Tournament with Robert Trestrail, executive vice president and general manager, Sagicor Life Inc at the prize-giving ceremony on Sunday in Moka, Maraval.

Clint Alfred and Ye Ji Lee were crowned winners in their respective flights at the Sagicor St Andrews Invitational Golf Tournament at Moka, Maraval on Sunday.

The tournament, which had some 82 participants competing for top honours, had seven flights play 36 holes as individual stroke play also including first flight, second flight, third flight, super seniors and seniors.

Alfred’s two-day gross of 151 (75-76) was the best score returned by any golfer and was three strokes better than his nearest rival in the Championship Flight, Jonathan Millen, who had scores of 77 on both days for a gross of 154, to place second while third was Adrian Sampson with 158 (79-79).

Lee was an outright winner in the Women’s Championship with a gross score of 155, 78 on the first day and 77, the other. Karina Matabadal was second with a gross of 164, two strokes better than third-placed Pauline Figuera-Raynor (166).

Lisa Ghany, Down Syndrome Family Network’s (DSFN) chairman of events and sponsorship, was on hand to receive the funds raised via a raffle that was held over the two days.

The funds will go towards offsetting the cost of their upcoming Buddy Walk 2017. DSFN is focused on providing “parents or caregivers of persons with Down Syndrome…the resources, support and answers they need to educate and develop the full potential of these individuals throughout their lives”.