Galbato, Armele Win South Hills Member-Member

Sam Galbato and George Armele posted a two-day total of 127 to take the overall title in the Member-Member Tournament at South Hills Country Club.

The duo outlasted Bob Paterniti and Mark Blasdell, who were three shots back with 130.

The format used in the event was a two-man best ball using handicap.

As for the first flight, P.J. Gronquist and John Nelson won a three-team playoff over Chris Burnett and Nate Burnett, and Steve Anderson and Pat Smeraldo. Each team fired 132s. Fourth place in the flight went to Jerry Rouse and Chet Brown with 133.

In the second flight, Jim Hartzell and Jeff Sherbine also won a playoff battle against Steve Greco and Howie Moore as both teams shot 134s. Third place went to Ken Weilacher and Doug Philbrick with 135 and Mike Caprino and Jack Munella captured fourth place, also with a 135.

Paul Mole and Mike Condella won the third flight with 135, followed by Jack Fulford and Yogi Kent with 137, Ralph Herndon and Bob Pollino took third with 141 and in fourth place were Sandy Volpe and Angelo Volpe, also carding a 141.