The Bluffs Bulletin Board

The Bluffs Bulletin Board Couples tournament results

Nearly 80 couples were entered in the tournament held at The Bluffs last Sunday, July 7. Flighted by first found scores, here are the winning places for each flight:

Flight #1: First � Brown; second � Kahler; third � Hocks; fourth � Prosser.

Flight #2: First � Scheidel; second � Acero; third � Lavin; fourth � Chandler.

Flight #3: First � Hoesing; second � Christopherson; third � Duin; fourth � Bowker.

Flight #4: First � Scheringer; second � Rothschadl; third � Strunk; fourth � Tiegen.

Flight #5: First � Hanson; second � Tieman; third � Ustad; fourth � Hochstein.

Flight #6: First � Hajek; second � Elliot; third � Hatch; fourth � Wood.

Calendar of events

Tuesday, July 16

8:30 a.m. � Senior mens' fun league with coffee and rolls during registration.

9:30 a.m. � Shotgun start (approximate) � play "ready golf."

11:30 a.m. � Lunch served (approximate).

Noon � Open golf (make your own tee times).

Wednesday, July 17

8 a.m. � Ladies morning golf, register

8:30 a.m. � Tee off.

11:45 a.m. � Lunch.

12:30 p.m. � Bridge and dominoes.

5 p.m. � Wednesday Evening Ladies League.

5:45 p.m. � Shotgun start.

Thursday, July 18

8 to 10 a.m. � Junior golf.

2:30 p.m. � Registration for regular men's league (be prompt).

3 p.m. � First session shotgun tee-off.

6 p.m. � Second session shotgun tee-off.

Friday, July 19

8 to 10 a.m. � Junior golf.

Note: Normal junior golf lessons will continue through July 25-26. Season ending tournament will be held Thursday, Aug. 1.

Senior Men's Fun Golf League

The rain scheduled for Monday night was a few hours tardy and arrived as 40 seniors had completed two holes on the back nine at the Bluffs on Tuesday, July 9. The siren sounded and we headed for the cart sheds. After about 50 minutes the weather had cleared and play resumed.

With eight birdies this date the scores were bunched and very competitive. Our winners at even par 36 were Don Baer, Ivan Pierce, Lloyd Helseth and Milo Gilberson. At 37, Ken Beringer, Ray Mount and Bill Rasmussen; at 38, Dave Raabe, Howard Connors and Quentin Oleson along with David Bak, Dick Munkvold and Don Bensen and the team of Pete Berglund, Ted Van Bruggen and Cal Peterson.

Finally at 39, prizes went to the three-man team of Loren Carlson, Mel Marcotte and Stan Munger and the four-man team of Shorty Hanson, Jim Grabowski, Cleland Cook and Tom Walker.

Several seniors were recommended for shot-of-the-day awards so here they are. Bob Lund for his 45' birdie chip-in on #14; Bill Rasmussen for his 30' par putt on #13; Pete Berglund for his 27' birdie putt on #13; Ted Van Bruggen for his 24' birdie putt on #14 and finally Lloyd Helseth for his tricky down hill birdie putt on #12. Congratulations to all for these fine shots.

Be here at 8:30 a.m. next Tuesday for coffee, donuts, conversation, and fellowship with fun golf at 9:30 a.m. or sooner. See you July 16.

Wednesday Evening Ladies League

On July 3, Thelma Raines and Jan Uhl had flag prizes for the 21 golfers. The golfing went like this:

#10 Shortest drive � Ardyce Meisenholder.

#11 Closest to green on second shot � Pat Berglund.

#12 Closest to pin with tee shot � Karine Amundson.

#13 Longest drive � Karine Amundson.

#14 Longest putt � Pat Berglund.

#15 Most total strokes � Thelma Raines, Dorothy Dahlman, Eileen Turner.

#16 Most putts � Phyllis Christol.

#17 Closest to sand without going in � Lynne Hatle.

#18 Least putts � Carol Clodfelter, Helen Brown, Darlene Engbrecht.

Jan Chapman and Jayne Merrigan chose lasagna and salad for lunch prepared by the Cherry Street Grille and the dessert was provided by Meryl Reed, Phyllis Christol and Dodie Eicher.

Russ Heikes gave a car wash and the winner was Thelma Raines. Lorraine Brunick won one of the $5 membership drawings. Next week one drawing will be for $10.

The Fourth of July was the theme for the bridge game played at five tables. The players at table four were winners Meryl Reed, Ellie Davis, Kay Heikes and Pat Olson. The highest score on round four was Robin Eisenmenger and Phyllis Christol with 730. The closest to total score of 4444 was Gerry Van Brugen with 4270 and June Wagner with 4240.

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