Rallisons win Sunnydale men’s tourney

Par for the Course: A round-up of action from Comox Valley golf courses

 

 

 

On June 16 Sunnydale men’s club played the best-ball net/gross tourney where you picked your own playing partner.

The winners of the low gross were the father-son team of Gord and Jordan Rallison,very fitting on Father’s Day. Second low gross team were Ken Cottini and Murray Erickson. The winning low net team were Chris Dowson and Jack Currie; second went to Clyde Levy and Gavin MacLean.

The regular scores were: low gross 0-10 Jordan Rallison 72, Dave Pye 78. Low net Gerry Koster 69,Murray Erickson 74. Low gross 11+ Ken Cottini 76, Earl Costello 79, Gavin MacLean, Wally Pettigrew, Rick Dawson all with 82 and Jules Urban 83.

Low net winners 11+ Chris Dowson 61,Bruce Donegan 66, Jack Currie 66, Al Waddell 67, Clyde Levy 68 and Jim Johnson 69.

KPs: #3 Jim Buchanan, #5 & #10 Ken Cottini, #15 Clyde Levy and #17 Gerry Koster. Long drive sponsored by Rob Speers Pro Shop: 0-10 Mike Koster, 11+ Ed Podetz. Long putt #9 sponsored by Subway Bruce Donegan and long putt #18 sponsored by Wayne Powell Professional Golf coach Ed Podetz.

The Midland Tools Cup top six for week #8 are Earl Costello 3,150 points, Silvio Alberti 3,050, Darrell Smith 3,050, Chris Dowson 3,000, Randy Bennett 2,975 and Doug Rushton 2,800.There are still 14 weeks left to make it to the top 30.

– Sunnydale Men’s Golf

 

 

 

 

 

 

Unlike the previous week, when only three ladies showed up for ladies day at Glacier Greens and competitive play was cancelled (again) due to unpleasant weather conditions, June 18 was a beautiful sunny day and proved  again that our club consists mainly of fair weather golfers.

Twenty-five hopefuls showed up to play another pin round, with the pin going to the player who shoots the lowest net score. Ann Johnston won with a net 65.

The other winners on the net side were Rikki Farrell 69, Janet Edwards 70 (cb), Bernice Hendersen 70.

Low gross honours went to Ellie Nicholas 88, Brenda Livingston 90, Judy Brown 93. Low putts Ann Johnston 27. Janet Edwards and Bernice Hendersen tied for second with 28. “Most honest putter(er?)” was awarded to Kelly Gibb.

Chip-ins were made by Glenda Kinney, Wendy Dowe, Judy Brown and Janet Edwards, all awarded jelly bellis for themselves and their playing partners. KPs to Pat Verchere #4, Connie Alexa #12, and Wendy Dowe #15.

– Glacier Greens Tuesday Ladies Golf

 

 

Sponsor Night

Despite the forecast of rain, Glacier Greens men’s club had nine five-man teams out for Sponsor Appreciation Night last week. We would like to thank four of our sponsors for joining us for a great evening of golf.

Taking first place with –5 were Chris Kalnay, Rick Verbeek,

Stan Kirkland, Henry Bonde, Keith Ross. Taking second

place with -4 were Mario Guitart, Nick Mykitiuk, Don Dupuis,

Lee Johnson, Bill Wright. Third place with –3 goes to Dave

Wacowich, Brian  Hotssenpiller, Chris Bard, Reg Meeres

Corey Nickerson.

The winner of our granite cutting board sponsored by

Dave Wacowich was Russ Wreggett.

– Glacier Greens Men’s Golf

 

 

Teri slays ’em

Teri Sleigh slayed the women at Sunnydale on Tuesday, June 18, taking first low gross with an 89. Second low gross went to Sharon Littler with a 92, third Joan Brown 93, fourth and fifth to Lois Westbrook and Lys McCrone, sixth Pat Peden 97, seventh Trisha Harris 98.

On the gross side, the winner was Marlene Gerri with 69 followed by Trish Hyland 70, Darlene Clark 70, Kathie Reid 71, Rona Lawson 74, Frances Shaw 75. Lowest putts with 28 were Marlene Gerri and Trish Hyland. Betty Lund won KP on #9 and the KP sponsored by Rob Speers Golf was won by Marlene Gerri. KP #15 was Teri Sleigh.

The 9-hole ladies had eight golfers out and Jenny Lavery won low gross with a 54.

– Sunnydale Tuesday Ladies Golf

 

 

 

Criss Cross

 

 

Crown Isle  ladies were finally treated to a gorgeous day of golf last week. After all the rainy Tuesdays, we certainly deserved it.

The game was Criss Cross where we combined holes 1 and 10, 2 and 11, and so on taking the lowest net score in each instance for a nine-hole winner.

First low net was Donna Cunliffe 26 followed by Rosemary Smith and Pat Johnson 27. Par 5s: Donna Cunliffe, Linda Foreman, Judy Alcroft and Linda Stickney. KPs: Daneen Karch #7 and Donna Cunliffe #16.

Congratulations to Anne Sands, Ev Shaw, Sandy Linhart and Judy Pouilot for winning the front-nine scramble at Glacier Greens Ladies Night. Some ladies won prizes for putting their ball in the water but Ev outdid herself by trying to win a prize by putting her whole cart and golf bag in the ditch!

Congratulations as well to the Crown Isle ladies who golfed in the Zone 6 Club Team Championship in Port Alberni. Mathilde Schneider, Audrey Clark and Judy Alcroft won one of the low net prizes.

We wish a speedy recovery to Marilyn McCusker and Julie Tuepah.

Don’t forget, all ladies are invited to the Crown Isle Nine and Wine on Wednesday, June 26. It’s 5:30 shotgun, appys, glass of wine, golf, great prizes and tons of fun for only $35. Call the pro shop at 250-703-5031 to register.

– Crown Isle Ladies Golf

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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