Sweet taste of Victory
By JOE WARREN
Dalhart won the 12th playing of the Ryder Cup and the Challenge Cup golf matches, which pits 24 golfers from Dumas and 24 golfers from Dalhart against each other in team and individual match-play competitions over three days. And they won rather soundly.
Dalhart’s Ryder Cup team won the matches over the weekend ending up for the three days 24 ½ matches to 7 ½ matches for Dumas. The Challenge Cup team secured 27 match wins to 5 Dumas wins.
The challenges were played at the difficult Dalhart Country Club beginning Friday morning with five team matches of Ryder Cup players and five team matches of Challenge Cup Players teeing-off.
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