Golf results for the week of 6/27/2014
With barely a breeze blowing, the ladies at Whitehawk took to the links to play Lady in the Bucket — two best balls. The winning team was: Barbara Competello (again), Jenine Fraser, Toni Dick and guest Barb Crist. Congratulations ladies. Our play was followed by a luncheon. What a delightful day.
Plumas Pines Women’s
On Tuesday, June 17, Plumas Pines Women’s Golf Club played T’s and F’s. The players totaled the hole numbers spelled with T and F then subtracted half their course handicap for the net score.
The winners were: Flight 1- 1st Place – Nancy Bartlett ; 2nd Place – Cathy Cianciolo; 3rd Place – Jan Pierce. Flight 2 – 1st Place – Mary Stonebraker; 2nd Place – Nina DuPont-Stone; 3rd Place - Joni Gerbasi.
Well done ladies!
No chip-ins were scored that day.
Graeagle Men’s Travel Team Squeezes By Sierra Sage.
The Graeagle Men’s Travel Team played Sierra Sage Men’s travel team in this month’s Sierra Nevada Travel Cup. The matches were first held at Sierra Sage GC on Tuesday, June 10, and then at Graeagle Meadows GC on June 17. At Sierra Sage, the home club won the competition 30.5 points to 14.5 points for the Graeagle team. But, on June 17 at Graeagle Meadows GC, the Graeagle team won 32.5 points to 12.5 points for the Sierra Sage team. Therefore, Graeagle won overall 47 points to 43 points for Sierra Sage.
Participating in the two events from Graeagle Meadows were Dan Anderson, Ron Eaton, Dick Eck, Dennis Flynn, George Fraser, Mike Gibson, Chuck Gielow, Winston Giles, Bryan Hansen, Bill Kennedy, Chuck Pratt, John Scriborski and Team Captain Ken Stevenson.
The next match for the Graeagle team will be with Plumas Pines at Graeagle Meadows GC, a match that was postponed in May due to heavy rains. The Graeagle team leads 24 to 21 after the first match, which was played at Plumas Pines.
Graeagle Men’s Golf Association (GMGA) Wednesday Play Day
The June 18 regular GMGA Wednesday Play Day was combined with the annual Beat The Pro Golf Tournament. Head Golf Professional Bob Kline shot gross 74 from the blue tees, which became the target for the 28 entrants in the Tournament. Sixteen members shot a net 73 or better and, therefore, Beat The Pro. Obviously, the other twelve of us did not Beat The Pro.
In the regular Wednesday Play Day, the game was Individual Gross and Net Stroke Play. The winners in the gross flight were Jim Adams with an 80, and second was Bryan Hansen with an 81. There were five skins awarded in the White Tee Flight, two to Dan Anderson and one each to Bryan Hansen, Ron Eaton and Jim Reynolds.
In the Combo Tee Flight low net was won by John Grasso with a 64, second was a tie between Jack Heskett and Chuck Franck with a net 65. Six skins were awarded in the Combo Tee Flight. Two to Chuck Franck, and one each to Dennis Flynn, John Grasso, Gino Martini and Ron Halstead.
Three Clubs and a Putter was the game the West Shore ladies played on Thursday, June 19. Linda Kluge’s score of 75 put her in first place. Kathy Doms took second with a 76 and Kathy Shennan’s 77 gave her third place.
Kathy Doms was the only player to get both a chip-in and a birdie. She made the birdie on the first hole and the chip-in on number 9.
It was quite a windy day on Thursday, June 12, for the Par 4’s-1/2 handicap game. The players had to stop now and then to let a gust of wind blow through but they still enjoyed the pleasant weather. Karen Nelson took top honors in that game with Kathy Doms taking second and Carolyn Wilhoit taking third. There were no birdies or chip-ins.
Graeagle Meadows WGC 2014 Captain’s Cup
The final round of the Graeagle Meadows Women’s Golf Club’s three-round Captain’s Cup was held on Thursday, June 19. Play was followed by an enjoyable luncheon provided by Chef Scottyat the Graeagle Meadows Golf Club restaurant.The Captain’s Cup, which identifies GMWGC’s net(handicap) champion,is a modified match play format, in which each participant plays three matches to accumulate points, instead of to avoid elimination as occurs in traditional match play.A player receives one point for each hole won, one-half point for a tied hole and zero points for a lost hole.A field of22players vied for the over-all title intwo divisions.
The overall 2014 Captain’s Cup winners were:Red Tee Division, Bev Reynolds with 34 points; Combo Tee Division, LoisChildress with 33-1/2 points.The following were winners in their flight:Red Tee Division, 1st flight, 1st place,Karen Linde (31); 2nd place, Alaine Flynn (29).Combo Tee Division, 1st flight, 1st place, Ellen Fearing (32-1/2); 2nd place, Pat Grew (30); and, 3rd place, Maureen Ford (29-1/2).Congratulations!
Lake Almanor Women’s
18 Golf Club
June 17, 2013
It didn’t feel much like summer with the cold wind blowing off Lake Almanor as 36 women teed off last Tuesday. The game of the day was “Just Gross and Putts.”
The winners of Flight #1 were Madeline Furman, Kathy Roseler, Toddy Cutler and Sue Sutton. Flight #2 winners were Peggy Lentz, Claudine Gurney, Kathy Fuller, Joan D’Angelo and Jill Dalton. Madeline Furman and Kathy Fuller tied the putting with 29 each. Chip-ins were recorded by Meg Eaton and Angie Gamble on Hole #3 and Madeline Furman on Hole #8, which just happens to adjoin her back yard.
Next week’s game will be O.N.E.S, in which each score is counted from the hole that starts with one of those letters. It will also be Guest Day. See you then ladies!
Mt. Huff Golf Scores
Nearly summer and golf is in full swing at Mt. Huff Golf Course for the Wednesday Morning Scramble on June 18.
In first place at eleven under par was the red-hot team of John Bowen, Jeff Stevens and Margie Joseph.
In second place at seven under par were team members Ted Trafton, Dave Ricetti, Ralph Cote and Dan Rooney.
Jeff Stevens got closest to the pin and the chip-in was an eagle shot scored by Ted Trafton.
The Thursday evening scramble is a nine-hole play that begins at 5 p.m. Thursday, June 19, was a perfect evening with a light breeze. Perfect!
In first place at six under par was the team of Mike Ruggeri, Tim Sandberg, Carol Metzdorf and Gary Metzdorf.
It took a three-team chip off to decide the second place winner, but the honors went to team members Jeff Stevens, Greg Stevens, Margie Joseph, and Dr. Collins, who came in at four under par.
Closest to the pin was Ralph Cote, and the long drive was scored by Dr. Collins.
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