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June 2014

2014 Hiddenbrooke Tournament

Hiddenbrooke is an Arnold Palmer Signature Course featuring dramatic elevation changes and excellent course conditions.  Golf Digest has rated this course 4 1/2 stars out of 5.  If you have never played this course, now is the time to come out and meet the challenge.

The tournament is Sunday, July 20 at 10:00 am, the deadline for signups is July 10th.  Terri Martell is our hostess for this tournament and I am sure she has a fun day planned for us.  You can sign up by going to the FWGA calendar, click on the tournament in July and follow the prompts.  Call your friends and get a foursome together or if you have a friend that is not a FWGA member - invite them as a guest to play this beautiful course.

See you on the greens.

Liz Riddle, Tournament Director

2014 Vintner's Tournament

The 2014 Vintner's 9 hole tournament started out wonderfully, with nice weather and beautiful scenery.  We had a great mix of new Golfers and experienced Golfers.  Following the tourney, we all took time to get to know each other over lunch outside on the patio.  The format was Two Person Low Net.  Jane Schmidt won Low Net with a 28.  First place team was Carolyn Gellner, Jane Schmidt, Liz Riddle and KellyTague.   Second place team was Judith Coleman-Cohen, Janice Moura and Susan Collins. Sue Collins cleaned up with winning both the Birdie board and Closest to the Pin honors 
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All of the teams had a great time and thanks to our Hostess Wende Weckbacher!



2015 Birdie Board

 Here is the latest for the Birdie Board as of June 21st
Julie Campiotti 2
Liz Riddle 3
Kristina Ramos 2 birds, 1 eagle
Sarah Good 3
Stephanie Roberts 1
April Kenyon 2
Alice Shultz 2
Dee Tuohy 1
Charlene Hastings 2
Carol Papke 1

2014 Upcoming NCGA Amateur Events

Sign up deadline for the NCGA Women's Net Amateur is June 27. It is open to all. Go to the NCGA web site and register. There are three flights based on handicaps. It costs $140 to play.  Dates are July 21 & 22 at Del Monte.

The Associate Club Net Amateur is also coming up. Sign up with Kelly Tague at NCGA Tounaments by July 8. We can send 6 players to represent FWGA. Sectional qualifying is Aug 28. Cost is $67. If you qualify, FWGA pays your entry fee for the championship on Sept 29 & 30 at Poppy Ridge.

Golf Clubs Needed by The First Tee of Oakland!

The First Tee of Oakland's enrollment is growing by leaps and bounds and attracting and retaining young girl players in greater numbers.  They are requesting our help with any donation a set of right or left-handed lady’s game-improvement clubs, no more than 3 years old, for one of their aspiring TFTO Players.

They can be  dropped them off at either The First Tee of Oakland office at Lake Chabot or at the Pro Shop at Metropolitan Golf Course, to the attention of The First Tee of Oakland. You will receive a donation form for the IRS. Should delivering your clubs to either venue be a problem, please call their office at (510)352-2002 and they will make every effort to obtain them from you.

2014 Boundary Oaks Tournament

On Sunday June 8 27 golfers played at Boundary Oak.   It was a beautiful sunny day with temperatures up to 100 degrees.  We played the Cha Cha Cha format and finished up in the full heat at about 3:30pm.  Even with all the heat Lu Walker shot the low gross of 88 and Pat White the low net of 67 for the 1st flight. 
In the second flight Alice Schultz took the low net with 64 and Betty McCabe the low gross with 106, only because Alice with a 101 could not take both prizes. 
The first place team was Dee Touey, Judith Coleman, Betty McCabe and Alice Schultz. 
The second place team  was Terri Martel, Vivienne Sun, Faith Ho and Pat White.   
Prizes were also given to Wendy Ngoy  for Closest to the Pin 1st Flight; Sally Panella Closest to the Pin 2nd Flight; Lu Walker Longest Drive 1st Flight; Ruta Rudisell Longest Drive 2nd flight.  Sally Panella, Sarah Goode, and Liz Riddle had Birdies.

Thanks to Betty McCabe for a great day!

2014 Final Club Championship Standings

  FWGA Club and Players Championships Scoreboard    
Club Las Positas Rancho Solano Boundary Oak Bodega Harbor Hiddenbrooke Monarch Bay Total of Three Best Finalist Placement
Sarah Good - - 99 105 105   309  
April Kenyon 89 86 89 - 87 90 262 1st
Kristina Ramos 98 98 95 95 90   280 2nd
Liz Riddle 95 96 105 105 101 90 281 3rd
Jen Shaull - - - 105 101 83 289 4th
Players (Net) Las Positas Rancho Solano Boundary Oak Bodega Harbor Hiddenbrooke Monarch Bay Total  
Linda Dobb 72 71 73 - 71 75 214 1st
Sandy Gonzalez - - 77 72 83 79 228  
Della Guttierrez 85 70 77 80 72 77 219 3rd
Alleen Hodgkin 76 - - - -   NA  
Terri Malatesta 86 - 88 - 73 75 249  
Terri Martell 77 71 80 - 73 78 221 4th
Betty McCabe 74 76 73 75 -   222  
Kay Middleton - - - - -   NA  
Jan Moura 75 - - - -   NA  
Alice Schultz 74 - 64 - - 80 218 2nd
Kelly Tague 78 72 75 86 74 85 221  
Dee Tuohy 71 - 76 - 92   239  
Merideth Wieland - 82 83 - 82 78 242