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Golf Results for the week of 7/19/17

Graeagle Meadows Women’s Golf Club

The winning team in the Graeagle Meadows Women’s Golf Club annual Invitational, held July 13, is, from left, Priscilla Piper, Sharon Russell, Lori Dierssen and Renee Walker. Photos submitted

On Thursday, July 13, Mother Nature smiled on the 76 contestants in the annual GMWGC Women’s Invitational, with sunny skies and pleasant temperatures. The theme was “Scottish Open and Gathering of the Clans,” and many contestants and Men’s Club helperscame in kilts. The game was two best balls of the four-person team.

TheOverall Low Gross winningteam of 2017 was Priscilla Piper, Sharon Russell, Lori Dierssen and Renee Walker, with a score of 152.

Low net winners in the flights included:

St. Andrews Flight: 1st place, Janis McCreary, Renee Miller, Shayla Miller and Jocelyn Zurabi (116); 2nd place, Dee Walker, Karen Linde, Darlene Gibault and Marla Garrett (125); and, 3rd place, Debbie Feutsch, Cynthia Baldwin, Patty Evans and Alex Reily (126).

In the Royal Dornoch Flight: 1st place, Cathy Churchill, Suzie Wiese, Jackie Luckey and Lorie Humphrey (121); 2nd place, Chris Laxague, Nancy Fackelman, Liz Lord and Jean Ely (133); and, 3rd place, Kathy Khalar, Bev Reynolds, Tina Jeffries and Cheryl Rossi (136).

And, in the Muirfield Flight:1st place,Lorraine Cornish, Diane Forsberg, Connie Raheb and Jennifer Zumbro (120); 2nd place, Patty Monaghan, Nancy Hathaway, Cathy MacDonald and Sheryl Higgins (129); and, 3rd place, Carol Desmond, Judy Porep-Lullo, Renee Honnoll and Robin Van Metre (30).

Closest to the pin winners included:Michele Violett (St. Andrews Flight), Liz Lord (Royal Dornach Flight) and Diane Forsberg (Muirfield Flight).

Those with the straightest drives were: Alex Reily (St. Andrews Flight), Dink Rife (Royal Dornoch Flight) and Jennifer Zumbro (Muirfield Flight).

Thetournament was kicked off by a putting contest and cocktail partyat the practice green on Wednesday afternoon. The best putterswere: 1st place, Sharon Russell with 17 putts, and 2nd place, Dink Rife and Alaine Flynn, both with 19 putts.

After the Thursday tournament, the players enjoyed an awards luncheon in the clubhouse, announcement of winners and raffle prizewinners.

Graeagle Meadows Men’s Golf Association

The Graeagle Men’s Club helpers for the Graeagle Meadows Women’s Golf Club annual Invitational include, from left, Jeff Monaghan, John Scott and David MacDonald.

Friday, July 7, was the usual low net game with skins. Leo Reihsen returned from his fishing trip to take first place with a 64. Dennis Flynn took second with a 66, and Gene Carr and Don Barnes shared third with a 67. Skins were won by Gene Carr, George Fraser (net one on Hole 8), Leo Reihsen, Dan Friedman and Chuck Franck.

The Wednesday July 12 Play Day was an individual low net event. John Grasso placed first with an impressive 62, Jim Oster took second with a 65 and Jim Adams, Norm Nichols and Chuck Franck shared third with a 66. Skins were won by John Grasso, Norm Nichols and Chuck Franck.

The Travel team hosted first place Washoe on July 11 and pulled out the victory. Good work guys.

Del Stockmen’s memorial service has been scheduled for July 29 at 5 p.m. at the Graeagle clubhouse. All are encouraged to attend.

Gary Kinkley, a member of the Graeagle Meadows Men’s Golf Club, showed up in full Scottish regalia, complete with sword and axe.

LACC Women’s Golf Club

Well, at least some of us came back with our A game on July 11 after taking a week off for the Fourth of July. Unfortunately, I was not one of them, but the camaraderie and the challenge of the game are what keep us all coming back each week. It was another fun day on the course as we played Just Net and Putts.

In Flight 1 our winners were: First Place, Terri Chuchel with a net 71; Second Place, Mary Craig with a net 72; Third Place, a tie between Trudy Leete and Marcia Spooner with a net 73.

There was a three-way tie in the Flight 2. The winners were Jill Dalton, Claudine Gurney and Debbie Stebbins, who each had a net 77.

The Low Putts winner was Claudine Gurney with 31 putts. The 50/50 pot was split three ways with the winnings going to Jill Dalton, Maggie Fleming and Claudine Gurney. Well done, ladies.

LACC Women’s Golf Club 18-hole (Tuesday mornings) and 9-hole (Thursday mornings) leagues are open to women outside our community. We would love to have you join us. If you are interested in playing, please call our membership chairperson, Jessie King, 259-2896.

Plumas Pines Men’s Club

Here are the Outlaws and Renegades results for July 10. The game was “In the Box.”

Outlaws (white tees): first – Ryan Anderson and James Greenwald, 79; second – Kim Roberts and Gary Maniery, 80; third – Jim Moore and Steve Munsen, 83; fourth – Mike Wilson and Barry Mitchell, 89.

Renegades (gold tees): first  – Tom Check and Dan Hurley, 77; second – Dick Eck and Woody Barry, 78; third – Woody Barry (blind draw) and Jim Talbott, 82; fourth – Dick Eck (blind draw) and Travis Humphries, 83.

Here are the Plumas Pines Men’s Club Club Championship final results. Stroke play over 36 holes.

Low Gross winner Kim Roberts – 150; 2nd place – Steve Munsen – 156; 3rd place – Paul Jeglum – 163; 4th place – James Dierrsen – 172; 5th place – Eric Anderson – 176; 6th place – Ryan Andersen – 177.

Net winners:

President’s Flight — 1st place – Kim Roberts – 136; 2nd place – Steve Munsen – 140; 3rd place – Paul Jeglum – 141; 4th place – James Dierrsen – 146; 5th place – Eric Anderson – 152; 6th place – Ryan Andersen – 157.

Vice President’s Flight — 1st place – Jerry Burt and John Donohue – 147; 3rd place – Brad Clark – 148; 4th place – Byron Hadley – 153; 5th place – Travis Humphries – 155.

Secretary’s Flight — 1st place – Randy McDonald – 140; 2nd place – Bill Grijalva – 147; 3rd place – Frank Motzkus and Jac Castleton – 148; 5th place – Richard Eck – 158.

Overall Low Gross winner: Kim Roberts, Low net winner: Steve Munsen (card-off with Randy McDonald)

Plumas Pines Women’s Golf Club

We enjoyed another beautiful golf day at Plumas Pines Resort.

The ladies club was in the first day of the Handicap Tournament. The following ladies won in their flights: Jan Anderson with a 88 Low Gross, took first place. Renee Walker and Jan Enloe tied for second place. They each had a low gross score of 102. Connie Rahebhad a first low net of 71, Jackie Luckey and Scooter Kidwell both tied for second placelow net of 72.

Low putts were awarded to Lori Dierssen.

Bev Parry and Lori Dierssen each had a chip-in.

Next Tuesday is the final day of our Handicap Tournament. We will celebrate the winner after golf gathering at Longboards to share snacks and a good time.

Whitehawk Ranch Ladies

The ladies at Whitehawk Ranch had a pre-Member/Member dinner to draw partners on Monday evening. Denise Stein graciously opened her beautiful home for this event. Victoria Cook prepared the menu along with her sous chef, Rob Cook. It was fantastic. Our bartenders/waiters were Bob Stein, Bill Osborn and Rob Cook.

Tuesday morning the ten partners took to the links. The front nine holes were One Best Ball net of the partners while the back nine was the Chapman format. The weather was ideal with a soft breeze to keep us cool.

Following play we had a lunch on the lawn prepared by Marcie’s helpers. Another great meal.

The winners were: Low Gross first place – Sharon Russell and Karen Kibble; second place – Michele Violet and Denise Stein. Low Net winners were: first place – Patty McNamara and Ann Verutti; 2nd place – Marcia Zeigler and Carolyn Osborn. Congratulations to the winners.

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