Winners of the Lacarya club championships held Sept. 23 are (l-r) Tanya Desjarlai, women’s low gross; Rob Sunderman, men’s low gross; Cliff Fedderson, men’s low net; and Madeline Klassen, women’s low net. Photo submitted

Golfers have a great time at championship

We had our club championship at Lacarya on Sept. 23 with 15 ladies and 19 men participating

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Well, the organized part of the 2017 golf season is over.

We had our club championship at Lacarya on Sept. 23 with 15 ladies and 19 men participating. The skies stayed clear and there was even sun for part of the day.

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Everyone had a great time and lots of prizes were given out. There were three chip-ins and six birdies.

The women’s champions for this year are: Tanya Desjarlais – low gross and Madeline Klassen – low net. The men’s champions are: Rob Sunderman – low gross and Cliff Fedderson – low net.

Dawn and Mike provided a fabulous dinner and kept the course in tip-top shape. Ron Hadley and Gord Elliot worked hard on the course during the season. The CSS Garage Band was a great hit at the windup dinner.

Big turnout for last Ladies Night

Our last official Ladies Night was on Sept. 14 and we had our largest turnout, with 21 ladies out for a game.

The special game was “Casino,” in which the teams earned points for various activities (hitting trees, going to the beach, one putt, etc). With the total team points each team picked the number of cards earned and built the best poker hand. The winner of the Casino game was the team of teachers with Deanna, Marie and Alanna who had two royal flushes in Spades and Hearts.

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The winners from the Sept. 14 (week 20) Ladies Night were: Flight #1: Deanna Pendergast – low gross; Debbie Pearce – low net, KP#5; Tanya Desjarlais – long drive; Jen Cleveland – long putt.

Flight #2: Alanna MacDonald – low gross, KP#5, long drive; Joan Slingsby – low net; Penny Harper – long putt.

Flight #3: Marie Giesbrecht – low gross; Hazel Wadlegger – long drive; Liz Morrison – long putt.

Abbey Bates had the longest putt for all. Jackie Fletcher was the most honest putter and Tanya had the least putts. Madeline K. and Lisa Fraser had the mystery scores this week.

Carol McNeil received a new ball for the one she put into the pond. The chip-in pot and birdie pot were carried over to the championship.

Thanks to our wonderful sponsors: Rona, The Caboose, Home Hardware, The Painted Turtle, Pharmasave, Buy-Low Foods, Wells Gray Inn and Tim Hortons.

In the 2018 season, Ladies Night will be on Wednesdays.

If you have any questions regarding Ladies Night, please call Carol Hindle at 674-8771 or Jane Olson at 587-6290. Thanks to all the golfers who made it a great season.

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