Crown Isle ladies’ guests treated to grand time






With the cooperation of Mother Nature, the Crown Isle Ladies golf club held a successful Invite a Guest Day on July 12.  It was a foursome event in which the two best net scores on each hole were counted for the team score.

First place with a low net score of 121 went to the team of Helen Flynn, Brenda Good and Julie Tuepah.  Second low net saw a tie at 123 for Judy Aldcroft, Jane Cunningham, Jan MacFarlane, Joanne Meyer; and Kathy McGillis, Sandra Morton, Shirley Podovsky, Phyllis Seitz.

The KPs were taken by Judy Aldcroft (#4), Pat Johnson (#7), Grace Coulter (#12) and Jenny Steel (#16).  For this round, a special ‘longest putt on #18’ prize was awarded for a putt of just under six feet made by Jane Cunningham.

The day wrapped up with a great lunch and prize presentation. Thank you to our guests for taking part in the event.




Blue tees

On a nice summer day June 9, 109 Glacier Greens Saturday Men’s golfers came out to play the  blue tees. Here are the results:

Hcp. 0-12: Low gross Weston Gillett 70, James Dickson 72, Rob Hill 74 c/b. Low net Don Buckan 66, Richard Martin 68, Jim Dodd 69. Snips: #1 Rob Hill, #3 Clint Perry #5 Ai Cabilam, #6 & #14 Weston Gillett, #9 Randy Robinson, #13 & #15 Dave Wacowich, #16 Wayne Ogilvie.

Hcp. 13-16: Low gross Paul Schroeder 80 c/b, Bruce Henderson 80, Jim Loring 85 c/b. Low net  Chuck Brown 66, Nick Mykitiuk 70, Jim Clark 71.

Snips: #3 Chuck Brown, #6 Keith Allan, #13 Don Cruickshank, #15 Paul Schroeder, #16 Rod Gray.

Hcp. 17+: Low gross Warren Brandson 84, Al Waddell 88 c/b, Gilles Raiche 88 c/b. Low net Al Murtough 66, Henry Bonde 67, Reg Meeres 69 c/b. Snips: #7 (POG) Philip Ball, #14 Henry Bonde, #15 Bill Krier, #16 Phillip Ball, #18 Dave Chartrand.





Sunnydale Ladies held their Tuesday round under threatening skies, but we lucked out and got our round in without too much fuss. Today was qualifying for the 4-ball to be held in August at Pheasant Glen.

The low gross winners were Bev Byerley and Carolyn Walker. Net winners were Jane Grant and Darlene Clark and Trish Heyland and Magge Miller.  Low gross winners for regular golf today were Dianne Hing and Marlene Gerrie with 91, 2nd low gross was Kathie Reid with 92, Lys McCrone, Fran Shaw, Doris Squire and Sharon Littler were 3rd with 97 and Grace Rodriguez was 4th with 100. Coming in 5th with 102 was Suszanne May, Pat Rudolph, Cheryl Bickle, Sandra Gallaway and Becky Kenner.

On the net side the winner was Chris Annand with 65. Second was Norma Rankin with 70 and Gayle Odo and Penny Wagenstein were 3rd with 74. Ann Gardam was 4th with 76 and Ann McLeod was 5th with 77.

With 29 putts the winners were Bev Aitken and Kathie Reid. Doris Squire was the winner of the long putt on #9. KP#5 in 2 shots was Rita Dalby. KP#10 was Chris Annand and KP#15 was Fran Shaw.

The nine-hole ladies low gross winner was Louise Smiley and Ardene Larison was 1st low net. Gertie Wesley had low putts. Honourable mention goes to Jean Hnafiuk who had a chip-in on #2. Maureen Holt was 2nd low gross.

Next week, July 19, is Christmas in July. It will be an 18-hole scramble with both the 18-holers and nine-holers. Bring a wrapped gift totalling $10 or less and also a donation to the food bank. Pay for your lunch by July 15 at the bar.



Adding some interest into a regular game, the Glacier Greens Ladies counted the par 5s and par 3s for gross scoring on Tuesday, with minus half the handicap for net scoring, with the following results:

Gross: Marlene Hall 37, Marg Rushton 39, Jan Edwards 41, Gene Renaud 42. Net: Liz VanB 285, Kelly Gibb 30, Fran Hutchison 31, Carmel Horochuk 32.

KPs: #4 & #12 Marg Rushton. Least putts: Fran Hutchison 27. Best of luck to our ladies heading to Port Alberni on Friday to participate in the Solheim Cup.




Pin day

Tuesday, July 12, was pin day for the Comox ladies golf league. Suzy Venuta, who broke 90 for the first time on this golf course, won the pin with a net 64.

Janice Nicklin was the low gross winner with 87, followed closely by Sue Leakey with 88 and Karen Vanetta with 89. Second low net was Anne Patterson with 68 followed by Marva Opperman with 69.

We would like to thank the following sponsors: Panago Pizza, Videos ‘n’ More, Looneyrama in the Comox mall, Double G Golf Sales and Sprinklers Grill at the Comox Golf Club.

Sponsor prizes went to: Marg Walker, Edith Albrecht, Wendy Reed and Pat Schmidt. Wendy Reed had the longest putt. Chip-ins: Audrey Haughn and Pat Ailles.




Cool night

Sunnydale Thursday Night Ladies had a cool, blustery evening for golf on July 7.

June Fuller won longest drive and closest to the pin 3rd shot. Judy Hughes won closest to the tree by the ditch on #2. Anna Butler won closest to the pin 2nd shot and low putts. Ann Pokorny was closest to the big rock. Kathy Kelm had longest putt. Most honest golfer was Judy Mann.

We had some great draw prizes from our generous sponsors: Willies Cafe in Campbell River – Lorraine Clark;  Thrifty Foods – Lillian Twells; Subway – Ada Baker; Signature Wine Cellars – Frances Wright; Scented Rose Florist – Kathy Kelm; Osaka Sushi – Lois Pynn;  Michaels Off Main- Jill McLaren; Jo Klassen’s Grill – Louise Smiley & Ann Pokorny; Golfer’s Edge – Cheryl Sellers; Fluid Bar & Grill – Dulce Rodriguez; Dynasty Chinese Buffet – Andrea McInnes; Curves Courtenay – Jenny Lavery; Comox Valley Sports Centre – Monique Walker; Boston Pizza – Judy Hughes; Sunnydale Pro Shop – Lea Kyle.

Remember, everyone is welcome to come out and play.