- Burns 2nd, Erwin 3rd in tournament
Gina Short was the winner of the annual Virginia M. Ireland Spring Handicap Tournament this year.
Virginia Ireland is a 50-plus year member of the Brazil Ladies' Golf League and presented Short with the first place trophy. Ireland herself has won the league championship 12 times.
Carmen Burns placed second in the tournament ahead of Suzanne Erwin. Carol McCrory was fourth, Elizabeth Newton was fifth, Mary Holmes sixth, Dood Kennedy was seventh and Darlene Johnson was eighth.
The Low Gross score came from Newton and Short had the Low Net.
There were six chip-ins, Anne Sanders, Kennedy, Burns, Mary Holmes, Ann Hicks and Lois Casassa each recorded one.
Birdies came from Erwin on hole No. 17, Kennedy added one on No. 2, Short had one on No. 5 and Newton recorded one on No. 4.
Short also won the Pro's Award.