Doug Dowling triple crown winner at Mink Meadows


Doug Dowling captured a rare triple crown in the Men’s Division at Mink Meadows Golf Club, winning the Men’s Championship, the Senior Championship (Over 60), and the Super-Senior Championship (Over 70) in the same season. 

Doug won the Men’s Club Championship by shooting a first round 77 and second round 84 for a total score of 161. Len Vanderhoop (80-66=166) was the runner-up. In the match play Senior and Super-Senior championships, Dowling placed first, with Mark Steadman and Bob Jaffe finishing second, respectively.

Earlier this summer, Patty Vanderwarker (94-86=180) won the Ladies Club Championship by one stroke over Lisa Mathieu (94-87=181).

Steve Schoen won the men’s “A” Flight Championship after winning a playoff with Leon Bennett. Schoen shot a 68 and 71, with Bennet carding a 67 and 72.