thanks to General Manage Kevin Weber and his assistant Don Bonnell for
another amazing day of golf on a perfectly conditioned course, The Raven
at South Mountain. We used the new format again and received
positive comments once again. Only 1 person did not like the format as
expressed at registration. The 1-gross and 2-net format makes everyone
play as should happen in a pro-am event.
were only 6 strokes between the first 6 teams. Professional Randy
Wittig led his team of Amateurs Roy Hyde, Ron Whitney and Doc Watts to a
score of 193. Taking 2nd, 1 stroke back, was Professional Jim Sartor
and Amateurs Al Thompson, Dale Shemelya and Julian Tatka. It took a
score of 199 to make the prize list.
players broke 70 and were led by Professional Barry Conser with a 67.
Professional Mike Schlund and Amateurs Al Thompson and Marc Apps were
next at 68. It took a score of 70 to cash in the gross game and 67 in
the net game. There were no gross skins at this event. There were 3
net skins, each worth $83, V.E. Graves on #7, Frank Angeloro on #12 and
Bill Santistevan on #13. The Hole-In-One pot is now at $746.
CardinaleWay Mazda and Phil Kerr were there again to sponsor our on-course refreshments. Thank you, Phil.
renewal for Membership will go out any day with the Antigua promotion
attached. The promotion this year is $35 and you receive a beautiful
overshirt and a white hat. Simply fill out your renewal completely and
pay them both with Paypal.
Founders Championship Players of the year
have now completed the 8th event of the season and points are now being
accumulated through team and individual play along with sponsorship
points. Professional Jim Carter maintained his 8 point lead over Ricky
Haag and 10 over Randy Wittig. The Amateurs are led by Marc Apps,
who stretched his lead to 9 over Mike Healey and 10 over Warren Cohen.
Note, the top 24 Professionals & top 72 Amateurs earn a spot into
the Founders Championship in January. The cut line for Amateurs is
currently at 25 points and Professionals at 22 points so there is still
time to make your way into this fun event.
Golf Course is the site of our next event on the SWSGA schedule. It is
slated to be held on Monday, October 26th starting at 8 am with tee
times. We will open sign-ups later next week after the membership letter
has gone out. We will keep you updated on any changes made because of
COVID-19 as well. A link will be attached to that communication.
Thank you all for your continued participation and support.