The Carl and Pearl Hagel Memorial Golf Tournament was played on Saturday, May 1 at Mountain Aire Golf Club. One hundred twenty eight players participated in the captain’s choice format on the beautiful spring day. Several thousand dollars were raised to benefit the Ashe County Free Medical Clinic. The clinic helps working people of Ashe County who have difficulty obtaining medical care. The tournament honors the memory of Carl and Pearl Hagel, former owners of Mountain Aire Golf Club. Carl passed away in 1994 and Pearl in 2009. They are remembered for their many contributions to the golf course and community. Winners of the gross and net divisions were awarded plaques, and rounds which were contributed from many area courses were awarded to the top twenty teams. Results are as follows:
1st low gross- 57- Skybest- Jim Shepherd, Gary Poole, Robert Andrews, Chris Jones
2nd low gross- 57- Gary Blevins, David Osborne, Whitey Blevins, Dayne Hodges
3rd low gross- 57- Mount Jefferson Family Medicine- Kevin Wonsick, Chan Badger, Anthony Hamilton, Phil Stevens
1st low net- 45- Randy McCoy, Melissa McCoy, Shephanie Barker, Don Curley
2nd low net- 49- Gambill Oil- Jon Gambill, Jamie Arnold, Adam Korevec, Jerry Davis
3rd low net- 49- K & K Stitch- Keg Ferguson, Josh Ferguson, Dustin Absher, Terry Simmons
Ties were determined by scorecard playoff.