I'll try to answer all of the lingering questions. This was not a charity event.
There were 22 couples and each couple paid an entry fee. The head pro received half of the entry fee as he always does.
Gift cards for the Pro Shop were paid out to 1-3rd place. Head Pro gets a percentage of profits, for what's sold in Pro Shop. So the prize money goes right back to the Head Pro.
The Head Pro told my husband that our team was Too competitive and we could have our money...