YEAR END RESULTS
61 golfers survived a cool day and even rain as we finished the last 5-6 holes at The Tanglewood Club in Chagrin Falls. We did have a few golfers who didn’t complete the round, but most did in a “Cleveland Strong” mode. All enjoyed a nice dinner and plenty of chinese auction items. Donna Byrnes was the 50-50 winner.
Mary Beth Breckenridge was awarded the Most Improved golfer for 2015.
Wendy Shick tamed the course for the low score of the day with 75. Sue Williams carded the best net score of the day with a 71. Wendy also had low putts of the day with 27. Lisa Bizjak left with a bunch of cash for winning 3 skins for $105.
The following were flight winners – 1st, 2nd and 3rd in each category. First place received $50, second place received $30 and third place garnered $20.
Flight 1 – Gross
Wendy Shick – 75
Clare Labaj – 90
Terry Baxter - 91
Flight 1 – Net
Susan Williams – 71
Allison Morrow – 76 (tiebreaker)
Leigh Murray – 76 (tiebreaker)
Flight 2 – Gross
Lisa Bizjak – 98
Bonnie Kowalski – 102
Diane Kovachik – 105
Flight 2 – Net
Diane Rothers – 77
Maria Kamenos – 79 (tiebreaker)
Deb Solyan - 83
Flight 3 – Gross
Gloria Merritt – 105
Karla Maschmeier - 112
Ann Shamess - 113
Flight 3 – Net
Susan Curtis – 79
Kim Bailey – 81
Olga Merela - 82
Flight 4 – Gross
Rosanne Fiorilli – 107
Elaine Musztuk – 118
Dianna Bozek – 129
Flight 4 – Net
Denise Andres – 77
Beth Lovgren – 84
Karen Forrai – 86
Flight 1 – Wendy Shick (27), Flight 2 – Diane Rothers (34), Flight 3 –Gloria Merritt (35), Flight 4 – Elaine Musztuk (38)
#2 – Long drive – Allison Morrow
#4 – Closest to the Line – Loretta Robertson
#8 – Closest to pin, any shot – Jessica Wuertz
#9 – Closest to pin, second shot – Diane Rothers
#11– Long putt – Wendy Shick
#14 – Closest to pin, any shot – Elsa Arriola
#16 – Closest to pin, par 3 – Ya Tu
#18 – Long putt – Pat Blackmon
Flight 1 – Wendy Shick (3) - $73, Leigh Murray (2) - $37
Flight 2 – Lisa Bizjak (3) - $105, Diane Rothers (1) - $35
Flight 3 – Kim Bailey and Olga Merela (2) - $34, the following had 1 for $18 – Kim Behm, Susan Curtis, Gloria Merritt, Ann Shamess
Flight 4 – Rosanne Fiorilli (4) $43, the following had 2 for $22 – Denise Andres, Elaine Musztuk, Liz Walton and Sharon Sammon had one for $11.
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ALL-OHIO EVENT 2015
The All-Ohio Event was held on Saturday, July 11 at the Deer Ridge Golf Club in Bellview, Ohio. Members from EWGA Chapters in Cleveland, Canton, Columbus, Cincinnati and Dayton were invited to participate in the Red, White and Blue themed event. The weather was perfect and the course was in beautiful condition. 43 persons participated and had a great time! Skill contest winners were:
Hole # 3 - Closest to pin: Pat Hughes (Columbus Chapter)
Hole #7 - Closest to pin: Debbie Horn (Cleveland Chapter)
Hole #8 - Long Putt: Donna Schreiber (Cleveland Chapter)
Hole # 12 - Long Drive: Debbie Krantz (Columbus Chapter)
Hole #13 - Long Putt: Jeannie Litzinger (Columbus Chapter)
Hole # 16 - Long Drive: Kimmie Bailey (Cleveland Chapter)
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EAST REPEATS AS COURSE CHALLENGE CHAMPS
Saturday, August 8 was a beautiful day to be on the golf course and the 17 golfers from the “East” courses (Berkshire, Grantwood, Pine Ridge) grabbed the Course Challenge title. The East team consisted of Julie Corcoran/Diane Rothers (Grantwood), Marilyn Wilson/Nancy Cetina (Pine Ridge), Wendy Shick/Clare Labaj (Pine Ridge), Donna Schreiber/Maria Kamenos (Berkshire), Jennifer Moissis/Christy Mulhall (Grantwood), Kate Vezdos (Pine Ridge) and Terry Baxter/Rosanne Fioriolli (Grantwood), Terri Lanzara/Olga Merela (Berkshire) and Susan Williams/Elsa Arriola (Berkshire). Astorhurst Country Club in Walton Hills was the host course as 27 total golfers took on the par 73 course and lots of twists and turns.
The format for play was two-person teams. The first 9 holes was best ball format in which both players played their own ball and used the lower score. The second 9 holes was a scramble. After play on the course, the golfers proceeded to the putting green to putt from three positions of 10 ft, 20 ft and 30 ft.
The East golfers pulled out the win by going 1-2 in the team score and putting contest portion of the Challenge. Elsa Arriola and Marilyn Wilson were first and second in the putting contest. For the golf portion, Jennifer teamed with Christy Mulhall for first the net best-ball team score and Donna Schreiber andMaria Kamenos were second. Each of the members of the East team received a $15 gift card from Dick’s.
Other award winners were:
Clare Labaj and Wendy Shick (Pine Ridge) – low gross team with 72.
Jennifer Moissis and Christy Mulhall (Grantwood) – low net team with 57.
Elsa Arriola (Berkshire) – nearly sunk the 20 foot putt to capture best putter.
Skill shot winners:
Long putt – Wendy Shick and Maria Kamenos
Closest to Pin – Julie Corcoran, Jennifer Moissis, Elsa Arriola, Sherri Habansky
Long drive- Clare Labaj
Drive closest to water – Sue Williams
In the skins game for Flight 1, the team of Shick/Labaj earned two skins for $70. Williams/Arriola and Susan Curtis/Lisa Bizjak scored one each for $35.
For Flight 2 skins, team Moisses/Mulhall claimed three skins for $50. Kate Vezdos played without a partner and still one two skins for $30. The other skins were garnered by Terri Lanzara/Olga Merela and Monica Wilson/Julie Daymut for $15 each.
RACE FOR THE PLACE
EWGA Cleveland President Debbie McCreery and EWGA Cleveland Marketing Director Sharon Sammon participated in the Race for the Place on June 7 as part of Team EWGA. Race for the Place was held on "National Cancer Survivors Day" and the participating teams raised money for The Gathering Place. Other team members included Rita Singh, Harry Baumgartner and Chris Sammon, not pictured.