MITCHELL – Stratford native Brad Walsh fired a two-under-par 69 to win the annual Men’s Invitation here last Wednesday at Mitchell Golf and Country Club.
Walsh now lives in London.
Two other local golfers finished one shot back. Rick Fifield, of St. Marys, who has won the event several times, and Erik Haefling, of Mitchell, both shot 70s.
Ted McCahill and Jeff Schade both fired 72s in ‘A’ Flight (0-4 handicaps).
Chris O’Connell won ‘B’ Flight (5-8 handicaps) honours with a 78. Tyler Tolton, of Mitchell, also carded a 78. Mitchell members Dave Chessell and Tyler Gloor both shot 79s.
Scott Chessell, of Mitchell, won the ‘C’ Flight (9-10 handicaps) with a 78, one shot better than Wayne Huggins.
Mitchell member Shawne McLeod finished first in ‘D’ Flight (11-15 handicaps) with an 80. Kevin Davidson topped the ‘E’ Flight (16 and up handicaps) with an 87.
A total of 87 golfers took part.