Kathy Burns

The temperatures are heating up, but our numbers continue to be in the 30s and 40s each week. As the faithful golfers show up each week, the competition keeps going. On May 16 we played “cross country.” Winners in Flight 1 were Leslie Smith, Peggy Cooper, and Joan Hammond. Flight 2 was won by Carole Schmidt, followed by Dari Akin and Julie Clausen. Four players tied for first place in Flight 3. They were Eleanor McCann, Susan Merrill, Betty Lauer, and Frankie Hatch. Flight 4 winners were Joann Rebillard, Jennifer Pender, Susan La Salvia, Stephanie Raach, and Karen Beltz.

Another surprise play of the day was May 23. It turned out to be field shots. Glo Malmberg won Flight 1, followed by Mary Dyrseth, Lynda Jones, Mary Perry, and Debbie Horner. Flight 2 was won by Jean Karich, followed by Linda Thrash, Terry Jung, and Robin Thomas. Ladonna Wheat and Nancy Cohn tied for first place in Flight 3, followed by Kathy Burns and Mary Buhrt. Joann Rebillard won Flight 4, followed by Roberta Havey and Jennifer Pender.

Mary Perry, our tournament chair, chose three holes to throw out after we had played on May 30. The game was called 3 Blind Mice, and Glo Malmberg was the winner in Flight 1, followed by Peggy Cooper and Mary Dyrseth. Flight 2 winners were Dari Akin, Julie Clausen, and Phyllis D’Amore. Flight 3 was won by Carole Schmidt, and tied for second were Mary Buhrt, Sharon Skoworn, and Shirley Weaver. Susan La Salvia won Flight 4, followed by Jennifer Pender, Kathy Burns, and Jan Skibo.

June 6 was another surprise by only counting the 3s and 5s. Mary Perry and Mary Dyrseth tied for first place, followed by Linda Thrash and Dari Akin. In Flight 2 Nancy Cohn won first, Mary Buhrt was second, and Sharon Skoworn was third. Shirley Weaver won Flight 3. Stephanie Raach won second, followed by Colleen Ritter, Janey Garibay, Joann Rebillard, and Karen Beltz.

Reminding everyone to stay hydrated through our hot days ahead!