Sun shines on Men’s Club golf in Alberni

They'd had fun in the sun after they were done at the Alberni Golf Club.

The big winner in the Aines and Tyler Par points competition held on Sunday

Sunday was a great day in paradise for the Men’s Club, finally some sunshine.

The Aines and Tyler par points event was a huge success, with 62  players finding the course not only in fantastic shape but challenging as well. Many thanks go out to Fred Gray of Aines and Tyler for his generous contribution to our event.

Glen Trask, John Jones and Tom Price all came in with 42 points, with Trask emerging the victor on a count back, Jones in second spot and 88 year old Price in the number three position. Fourth place went to Mel Trelvik, with Gary Korven coming in fifth and Jerry White in sixth place.

The closest to the pin were won by Bob Turner on No. 2, Bill Barrett collected $38 for the Charity Closest to the pin on number four, Glen Trask on number 13 and Kyle Luchinski on number 17. For his second shot on No. 6 it was Dennis Debolt while Tyler Ibsen had the long drive on No. 5.

Many thanks go out to The Scotia Bank, The Little Bavaria, Smittys Restaurants and The Westwind Pub for the excellent draw prizes that they provided.

In the ball sweep, Brett Parhar came through with a two over par 72 to win three balls, Steve Acland had 75 taking home two balls and Jacques Giovetti carded a 78 to win one ball. On the net side John Jones shot 64 to win three balls, Gary Korven had 66 winning two balls while Jerry White and Bob Turner both shot 67 to win one ball each.

Just a reminder gentlemen next Sunday and Monday. Both days will be the qualifying for the Club Championship, Sponsored by Barlows Home Entertainment. If you can’t make it out on Sunday you will have another chance on Monday.

You must play with another person who is also qualifying. The format will be match play. After you qualify and are placed in one of the flights, you will have one week to play your match.

If for some reason you are unable play your match in the allotted time you will be disqualified and you opponent moves on.

The cost to enter the Championship is $ 10, payable before you play. If there are any questions regarding the championship please contact club captain Fred Fredrickson or head pro Bruce MacDonald.

Just Posted

Kids help Alberni Aquarium build rockfish luminary for next exhibit

Swimming For Change takes over in time for spring break

Spring fishery closures mulled for south coast

Fewer fish are returning to rivers and more conservation needed, say feds

One dead, two seriously injured in Hwy 4 crash west of Port Alberni

A man has died following a single-vehicle collision west of Port Alberni… Continue reading

Risk of ‘deadly avalanches’ leads to warning for B.C.’s south coast

Weak layer of snow on Vancouver Island, Lower Mainland could trigger an avalanche

Port Alberni council looking at nearly 4% tax increase for 2019

Policing, bridge rehabilitation and impending cruise ship visits all jostling for funding

Fashion Fridays: Must have wardrobe basics

Kim XO, helps to keep you looking good on Fashion Fridays on the Black Press Media Network

Skier dies at Revelstoke Mountain Resort

Cause of death has not been released

National Energy Board approves Trans Mountain pipeline again

Next step includes cabinet voting on the controversial expansion

Cryptocurrency exchange CEO who suddenly died leaves Kelowna house in will

Gerald Cotten, holding the keys to money tied up in his virtual currency exchange, died in December.

Regulator’s report, coming today, unlikely to settle Trans Mountain pipeline battle

The Trans Mountain pipeline will remain a controversial topic both in the political ring and out

Australian woman killed in avalanche at Whistler

The woman and her partner were reportedly rescued by ski patrol, but she did not survive

B.C. legislature moving suspended staff controversy to outside review

Whale watching, Seattle Mariners trips billed as emergency preparedness, Speaker Darryl Plecas says

Trudeau tells Canadians to listen to clerk in SNC-Lavalin matter

Privy Council clerk Michael Wernick delivered a blunt assessment at the House of Commons justice

Mueller report looming, new attorney general in hot seat

Robert Mueller is required to produce a confidential report to pursue or decline prosecutions

Most Read