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LGAFB members pose after competing in the 73rd VSGA Women’s Team Matches, Aug. 29 in Williamsburg, Va. Back row, l to r: Marie Anderson, Oksan Hite, Gloria Orr, Carol Mills. Front row, l to r: Won Hwang, Yong Merritt.

A six-lady golf team representing Fort Belvoir’s Ladies’ Golf Association recently participated in the 73rd Virginia State Golf Association Women’s Team Matches held at Williamsburg Golf Club in Williamsburg, Va.

Twenty-four teams from Virginia were selected to play in the state matches. There were six flights: Championship and Flights 1-5. The Belvoir ladies won the 5th flight.   

The Belvoir team members were Carol Mills, team captain; Marie Anderson, Yong Merritt, Oksan Hite, Won Hwang and Gloria Orr. Based on the qualifying round held Aug.17, Belvoir was seeded in first place and won the first round against the fourth seeded Dominion Club of Glen Allen, Va.

The final round on Aug. 19 pitted the Belvoir ladies against the second-seeded team, Golden Horseshoe of Williamsburg. The Belvoir ladies prevailed, winning their flight with a 28-26 match-play victory. This is the second time in four years the Belvoir ladies won their flight in the VSGA Team Matches.

Congratulations to the LGAFB ladies.