Stableford on tap soon at Alberni

Venerable golf columnist Knox Coupland has the scoop from Alberni Golf.

Sunday was a great Men’s Day at the Alberni Golf Club as 58 golfers took part in the Sunday Tournament sponsored by MacDermott’s Insurance.

There was a good selection of prizes for the awards table.

Low gross was posted by S. Parhar, followed by K Fong, V. Cauldron, F. Fredrickson, C. Acland, B. Matlock, K. Gauthier, B. Stolth, T. Smith, R. Douvillard and B. McKay.

Net prize winners were led by D. Vanos, chased by B. Morin, J. Proteau, C. Neilson, P. Rasmussen,  D. Debolt, W. Johnstone, G. Sheare, A Wright, G. Trask, D. MacGowan, and A. Fowler.

KPs were won by B. Barret on No. 13 and C. Olaney on No. 17.

Jim Proteau was closest to the hole with his second shot on No. 6  P. Anker won $40 on the charity hole.

Next Sunday sees the Modified Stableford tournament with a shotgun start.

The previous week, the weather was a little iffy for the Play With A Pro event.

Ted Stewart led the way in a field of 47 golfers, followed by D. Debolt, V. Caldarulo, P. Rasmussen and I Ibsen.

Low Net was posted by Gerry Fagan followed by C. Acland, S. Parhar, J. Panagrot, D. Vanos, D. McGowan, T. Price, J. Rhodes, C. Olaney, Fred Fredrickson, G Cutting and K Gauthier.

KPs were scored by T Stewart on  No. 2, J. Proteau on No. 4, S. White on No. 13 and Jj Rhodes on No.17.

The closest second shot on No. 11 went to C. Neilson.

Two players scored net twos on the hidden hole No. 15.

Congratulations to Tom Price for celebrating his 70th anniversary and winning a golf prize in the same week.

Many thanks to the Westwind Pub for their great prize table.

Get local stories you won't find anywhere else right to your inbox.
Sign up here

Just Posted

B.C. NDP’s throne speech speaks of benefits to B.C., says MLA Scott Fraser

Fraser agrees to meet with Wet’suwet’en hereditary chiefs over pipeline

Port Alberni’s Old Puckers playing for BC Children’s Hospital

CFOX’s hockey team will make the long trek to central Vancouver Island for the game

BIZ BEAT: Get a head start on spring cleaning in Port Alberni

Chris Fenton walks across a desert to raise funds for ACAWS

2020 is another banner year for Port Alberni

Painted banners will be hung up in the Rotary Arts District this summer

Blair says RCMP have met Wet’suwet’en conditions, so barricades should come down

The Wet’suwet’en’s hereditary chiefs oppose the Coastal GasLink project

New Jamie Bacon trial for counselling to commit murder charge set for March 3

The trial is set to start on March 3 at B.C. Supreme Court

Federal minister pledges to meet Wet’suwet’en chiefs in B.C. over natural gas pipeline

The Wet’suwet’en hereditary chiefs say they are visiting Mohawk territory

2010 leader John Furlong urges Vancouver to bid for 2030 Winter Games

VANOC said the 2010 games broke even financially

Pipeline dispute: Tories put no-confidence motion on House of Commons agenda

Conservatives say they have no confidence in the Trudeau government to end the rail blockades

Canadians aboard coronavirus-ridden cruise ship to return home tonight

Among the infected are 47 Canadians who will have to remain in Japan for treatment

Galchenyuk nets shootout winner as Wild edge Canucks 4-3

Vancouver tied with Calgary for second spot in NHL’s Pacific Division

Original Victoria Clipper vessel sails one last time

Vessel sold to buyers in Gabon, Central Africa

Most Read