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Kevin Cain wins the Atikokan Seniors open Golf Tournament

 

Kevin Cain Wins the Senior Mens Open at Little Falls Golf Course on Aug 9th 2016

Kevin played the front nine in a 38 and improved his score on the back nine with a 37 for a 75 on the day.

He was tied with Greg Tighe with two holes to play, he parred the last two holes while Greg took bogies
on 17 and 18 leaving Kevin with a two-stroke victory.

Larry Ogden took the low net with a 67

70 golfers took part in the tourney and played in nice warm sunny conditions with light winds.

Kevin Was Presented with the Trophy by Ray Laquerre, the tournament chairman.

The rest of the organizing committee, Pete Barna looked after the prizes, Harold Mosley and Richard Lampi helped give them out.

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many thanks to Sally Speck, Phyllis Mosley, Maxine McCallum, Jeannine Barna and Judy Lamarche,
for the great job they did in checking all the score cards and listing all of the scores for the guys to give out the prices.

championship flight Low Gross winners — Greg Tighe 77, Todd Bryk 78 on a count back, Russ Desserre 78, Don Robertson 79
Low Net Winners — Tim Fairburn 69, Earl Kline 70 on a count back, Frank Calvelli 70, Dave Green 74.

Flight # 1 low Gross winners– Brady Hubert 85, Alton Pollard 87, Raymond Roy 90, John Commine 94 on a count back.
low Net Winners– Gary Ladouceur 71, Art Huntley 76, Roy Lund 78, Jean Lambert 80 on a count back.

Flight # 2 low Gross Winners– Rod Payne 85, Al Holt 86, Ron Speck 88, Gordon Hoskins 90.
low net Winners– Gary Braun 70, John Mano 72 C.B, Bob Whalen 72 C.B. Glenn Boyda 72 C.B.

Flight # 3 low Gross Winners– Brian McCallum sr 96, Scotty Russell 98, Richard Lampi 99, Eli Kemph 100.
low net Winners– Brian McLeod 68, Ivan Pettit 70, Kelly Beauregard 73, Rick Cain 74.

Closest to the hole # 2 Ray Laquerre 14′ 5″.
# 6 Glenn Boyda   21″
# 11 Raymond Roy 10′ 1″
# 15 Tim Fairburn  23″

Most Accurate Drive– Jean Lambert

Longest Drive — Greg Tighe

Shortest Drive — Brian McCallum sr

Most Experienced golfer ( high score) Jim Fowler.

Thanks to all of the golf cart owners who donated their carts for the day, and all   of those who sponsored and/or donated to the event.

Special thanks to Motown, for the great meal prepared for the event..

 

 

July 28th seniors golf

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senior golf July 28th 2016

Another day with sunshine and slight breezes greeted the senior golfers at little falls golf course..
15 golfers showed up to play the game of the day, scramble with each golfer using their drives
twice on the front and back nines.

The course is starting to show the lack of moisture on some of the fairways, the greens are in great shape.

Ed Kennedy, Wayne Thomas and Vern Craven were off on # 1 and scored a 76 with a pair of 38’s after playing 18 holes.

Brian McCallum sr and Brian Jr along with Ted McLeod led off from #2 and they completed their round in 76 and,
along the way they picked up a couple of birdies and a few bogies.

Jean Lambert was teamed up with Lance Beauregard and Leo Lamarche, who played his first senior’s Thursday today.
Birdies were scarce and the bogies a little more plentiful as they turned in a 76 on the day. They started their round on #3.

teeing off on # 4 , Larry Hawkins, Alan Bruyere and Richard Lampi and they toured the course in a 73
with birdies on three holes and bogies on four holes, this was good enough for bragging rights for the day.

Ray Laquerre, Harold Mosley and rounding out the team, the oldest golfer on the day is Steve Splawski who is 87 years young.
they turned in a card with 3 birdies and 5 bogies for a total of 74 good for second place on the day.

Next week some of the seniors will be playing, in the annual Pete Peterson tournament, in International falls, Min. on Aug 4th.

Seniors golf july 7th

July 7th seniors golf
4 teams of three player each took to the links to play scramble golf on a gray morning.
The rain held off until the golf was all done for the day.

the team of Brian McLeod, Steve Splowski and Jean Lambert were the winners  count back.
They shot a 71 on the day, with 1 under on the front and an even par 36 on the back.

Wayne Thomas, Gary Ladoceur and Richard Lampi played the front nine in a 3 under 33,
the back nine was played in a two over 38 , for a 71 on the day.

Ron Speck, Ed Kennedy and Vern Herbert played 36 on the front and another 36 on the back for a 72 on the day.

George Coulson, Lance Beauregard and Franco Calvelli , shot a 36 on the front and a 38 on the back for a 74 on the day.

After golf, the group met upstairs for a lunch, made up of a dish wings and chips with salad fixings and a beverage.

A couple of golfers, Gary Cook who played here, with Helen and Bill Stewart having refreshments after golf in Texas.

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Mark Clark acceptance speech

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Mark Clark wins the Senior mens open golf tournament in 2014

Mark had a bit of fun with this speech and Todd Bryck was the focal point .

It was a great Tournament with Leo Lamarche looking after it again, many thanks to Leo and his committee for years of great tournaments.

I did not capture all of the speech but what I did get was a classic.

Seniors golf June 30

Tee off on # 7 our signature hole

 
Misty weather with a threat of rain did not stop 12 golfers from playing golf on Thursday June 30th.
the team posting a 76 playing scramble golf were Ed Kennedy, Ted Mcleod, Allan Bruyere and Vern Herbert. They birdied the two par 5s on the back nine, posting as 37 and a 39 on the front nine.
Jean Lambert, George Coulson, Harold Mosley and Lance Beauregard turned in a 3 over 39 on the front nine and a even par 36 on the back with a birdie on hole # 10. the toral for the day was good for a 75 and second place.
The winners of the day were Jerry Cripps,Steve Splawski, Vern Craven and Larry Meany. They played the course in 74 strokes with a birdies on # 5 on the front and a birdie on # 10 on the back nine.
All the birdies scored, were on the par 5 holes

Seniors golf June 23rd 2016

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The Weather was perfect for golf today, sunny with very little wind.

17 golfers hit the links, for 18 holes of scramble golf.

Off on hole one was Harold, Ted and Ray, they toured the course in 73 .

they had one birdie and one bogey for a 36 going out and coming in they had 3 bogies and one birdie for 37. This was good for 3rd place on the day.

Hole 2 started the day for Vern C, Jerry C and Lance B,  They had a birdie on # 6 and turned in a 76 for the day.

Franco C, Allan B and Peter B, had three birdies and two bogeys and turned in the best score of the day, a 71.

Ed K, Gene L, Steve S and Brian M. started on hole 4 and score two birdies and a few bogeys on their way to a 78.

Richard , George, Gary L and Don Mac played from the 5th hole shooting pars on  the front nine and two birdies and two bogeys on the back nine for an even par 72, good for second place.

Each player had to use two of his drives on the front and two on the back nine.

All the players hit from the red tees all day.

sunny day for week 4 seniors golf

2016 week 4 seniors golf

this week the format was individual scoring and the best score from each hole was used
to determine the winning team.

16 players took part in senior golf on the first warm sunny golf day of the season

Wayne Thomas organized the teams for the days play.
Team one, Ray Laquerre, Wayne Thomas and Jean Lambert.
Team Two, Jerry Cripps, Don MacDonald and Pete Barna.
Team Three, Gary Ladouceur, Ed Kennedy and Scotty Russell.
Team Four , Steve Splawski,Vern Craven, Franko Calvelli and Brian McLeod.
Team Five, Allan Bruyere, Richard Lampi and Harold Mosley.

Only two of the teams recorded each players scores.

Ed Kennedy shot 47 on the front and 45 on the back nine for a total of 92.
Gary Ladouceur had a 47 on the front and 54 on the back, his total was 101.
Scotty Russell played the front in 50 and the back was another 50 for a 100 score.
their team score was and 86

Allan Bruyere played the front in 52 and the back with another 52 for a 104 on the day.
Richard Lampi shot a 43 on the front nine and a 53 on the back for a total of 96.
Harold Mosley turned in a 45 on the front and a 47 on the back, his total was 92.
The team score was an 80 on the day good for 3rd place.
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Ray, Jean and Wayne had the best team score on the day with a 72.
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Jerry, Don and Pete turned in a 79 team score.

Steve, Vern, Franko and Brian’s team score was a 84.

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