Dawn Mazur and Jack McGuiness are Orange County Senior Games golf champions

07 Oct 2019 | 07:08

Dawn Mazur and Jack McGuiness each recorded the low scores at the Orange County Senior Games golf tournaments held Oct. 2 at Hickory Hill Golf Course in Warwick.

McGuiness was competing in the 7074 age group and recorded a low score of 78.

Mazur competed in the 6064 age group and recorded a low score of 93. She also was the low score in the other Senior Games golf tournament at the Stony Ford Golf Course, which was held Sept. 18 and 19.

The Orange County Senior Games is in its 36th year, making it one of the longest running events of its kind in the country. The activities included the recent bocce/shuffleboard tournament at Glen Arden in Goshen.

The final final events will be held Oct. 31 with a movie at Downing Film Center in the City of Newburgh and a bowling tournament at Tarsio Lanes in the Town of Newburgh.

Tom Quinlisk, the supervisor of the Orange County Parks Department as well as the chairman of the Orange County Senior Games, said the county also brings the games to a few nursery homes.

"When all is said and done," Quinlisk said, "done we’ll have about 525 participants in the Senior Games this year."