Alberni golf tourney a scorcher

The golfing was hot in Alberni on Sunday.

The results are in from the red, white and blue event held on Sunday, in scorching hot weather. The official temperature on Sunday afternoon was 34 degrees Celsius.

First low gross was Craig Acland; in second place was Dennis Debolt and the third low gross went to Brian Tall.

On the net side, in first place was Jack Sparks, followed by Darrell Van Os, Doug Stoutley, John Panagrot, Bob Matlock and Paul Saulnier.

Closest to the pin winners were Doug Stoutley on No. 2 2, Brian Tall who pocketed $24 for the charity closest to the pin on No. 4, Gary Korven for his second shot on No. 6, Dave Mann on No. 13 and Tom Price on No. 17.

Next Sunday is the Toronto Dominion Bank Irish Four Ball event. This is a four-man team event. Please book your tee time in your own group starting at 7:30 a.m.

The usual ball sweep, money pot and charity closest to the pin will be happening.

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