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After Lunch Bunch

Hot weather continues to plaque the After Lunch Bunch Friday golf games. With last Friday’s temperatures reaching triple digits, the old-timers still managed to get in 18 holes and be off the course before it got over the 100 mark. The game was Individual Tin Whistle in two flights:

A Flight – 1st: Joe Strong, 28; 2nd: Bell Levis, 26; 3rd: Bobby Gunter, 24

B Flight –  1st: Jim Musser, 25; 2nd: Marv Tweedy, 22; 3rd  Bob Tice, 22

Skins winners were Bob Tice, Oscar Rowland, Chuck Hudson, Joe Strong and Lance Brown. After last week, the ALB Committee made a rule change requiring all ALB golfers must play from the Blue Tees if they want to enter the skins contest.

Another change recommended by Golf Pro Pat Kemball has play under the rule of “Lift, Clean, & Place” while in the closely-mowed areas from tee to green.

Next Friday will be Two Man Tin Whistle. Players may pick their own partner or foursome, and all will play from the Green Tees. The course record for this game is 47 set on December 9, 2015 by Brian Helmer and Joe Washle.

The After Lunch Bunch is a weekly Friday game for any male golfer with a handicap. It is on summer schedule with the first tee time at 8 a.m. Sign up between 6:30 and 7:15 a.m. in the Magnolia Room or by phone at 249-4565 or 237-6102.

9ers Golf Club

Ladies are invited to play with the 9ers Golf Club; all levels of golfers are welcome. The club meets each Thursday, at 8 a.m. in the Magnolia Room at the Country Club. They tee off at 8:30. Ladies who would like to play with the club are invited to contact Linda Kielty at 951-746-2250.

Family Golf Club

Membership in the Family Golf Club is open to all golfers – men, women and youths are welcome. The club’s official golf day is Wednesday, at approximately 11:30 a.m. Some members schedule golf days on Mondays, Fridays or Saturdays at 11:30.

The tournament director works closely with Golf Pro Pat Kemball and his staff to assure that tournaments are balanced. Organizers say all members enjoy a fun and friendly atmosphere.

The Family Golf Club is a member of the Southern California Golf Association (SCGA). It holds open meetings the third Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. in the Magnolia Room at the Country Club. For membership information/application, contact Kevin O’Leary at 951-818-3361. For general information, contact Tom Ward at 714-309-6923.

Submissions

Clubs are invited to submit information and photos to news@goldingpublications.com by 5 p.m. Monday, earlier when possible.

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