9ers Golf Club
The 9ers Golf Club is a member of the Women’s Southern California Golf Association. Ladies who are interested in playing golf and making new friends are invited to play with the 9ers Golf Club; all levels of golfers are welcome. The club meets on Thursdays in the Magnolia Room at the Country Club. In the fall and winter the club meets at 9:30 a.m. and tee off at 10 a.m. In the spring and summer the club meets at 8 a.m. and tee off at 8:30 a.m. For more information, call Linda Kielty at 951-746-2250.
Women’s Golf Club
The Canyon Lake Women’s Golf Club (CLWGC) was established in 1971 and is a member of the Women’s Southern California Golf Association (WSCGA). The club meets on Tuesdays in the Magnolia Room at the County Club. Women wishing to play must check in before 7:30 a.m.; start time is 8 a.m. In the spring and summer the club meets at 7 a.m. Major tournaments include the Presidents Cup, Club Championship and Senior Tournament. For more information, call Darlene Cortez at 951-244-4751.
Men’s Golf Club
The Canyon Lake Men’s Golf Club (CLMGC) Spring Kick Off Tournament will be held Saturday and Sunday March 18 and 19. Shotgun starts at 8 a.m. on both days. The format is Partners Best Ball both days. The tournament also serves as the CLMGC’s SCGA tournament qualifier.
CLMGC presently has 280 members. The club meets for play every Wednesday morning. Sign up for play is in the Magnolia Room at the Country Club between 6:30 and 7:30 a.m. In addition to Wednesday play, the club sponsors eight major tournaments throughout the year. CLMGC dues include membership in the Southern California Golf Association (SCGA). Canyon Lake residents and property owners age 18 and older are eligible. For more information, call Membership Director Greg Brack at 951-570-1239.
After Lunch Bunch
Last week twenty-six golfers showed up for the game of Two Man Tin Whistle with two flights. Scores are as follows:
1st – Jim Paulis and Sam Kim (45)
2nd – Hal Stiffler and Bob Parent (40)
1st – Joe Strong and Pete Mortensen (51)
2nd – Bobby Gunter and Joe Henderson (43)
The course record is 49 and was set on June 29, 2016 by the team of Jim Paulis and Hallahan and then tied on November 17, 2016 by Joe Washle &and Nick Valencia.
In the “Skins” game last week there were six winners: Oscar Rowland on hole 3, Walt Popper on hole 5, Joe Strong on hole 7, Jeff Roach on hole 9, Jim Paulis on hole 11 and Jim Musser on hole 12.
Next Friday’s game is the game of 6-6-6. Each foursome counts one ball on the first six holes, two balls on the second six holes and three balls on the final six holes. The course record is 116 and was set on January 20, 2016 by the team of Roger Kielty, Rich Dawson, Zell Rawlins, and Sam Theodora.
Now in its 37th year, the “After Lunch Bunch” offers a friendly game of golf on every Friday throughout the year to all male golfers with an established handicap. The group plays an 18 hole tournament every Friday. Entries are open to all male golfers with an established handicap. Entry fee is $5 with an optional 25 maximum “Skins” game. The “Bunches” first group tees off at 10 a.m. with signups being taken between 8:30 and 9:15 a.m. in the Magnolia Room at the Country Club or by phone at 951- 249-4565 or 951-237-6102.