Golf News


The Canyon Lake Golf Course fall/winter hours are 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. Golfers are reminded that all players must check-in and pay at the Golf Pro Shop at all times when playing on the course. To make a tee time reservation, call the Pro Shop at 951-246-1782. Reservations may be made seven days in advance. Annual golf memberships are available to both residents and non-residents.

Family Golf Club

The Family Golf Club promotes the sport of golf bringing together men, women and juniors in an atmosphere of education, camaraderie, fairness and competition in a friendly family oriented environment. The club hosts beginner and youth clinics, tournaments and social events throughout the year.

The official golf day is Wednesday at approximately 11:30 a.m. Some members schedule golf days on Mondays, Fridays or Saturdays at 11:30 a.m.

The tournament director works closely with Golf Pro Pat Kemball and his staff to assure tournaments are balanced. Family Golf Club is a member of the Southern California Golf Association.

The club holds open meetings the third Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. in the Magnolia Room at the country club. For membership information, call Kevin O’Leary at 951-818-3361. For general information, call Tom Ward at 714-309-6923.

Women’s Golf Club

The club’s annual Christmas tournament and installation is scheduled for Tuesday, Dec. 12. The 9-hole shotgun will start at 8:30 a.m. Golfers may pick their own sixsome to play in this scramble format.

Lunch, annual awards, money tree and installation of 2018 Board of Directors will follow tournament. Individual teams are asked to donate toys this year to the Mattress Firm Foster Kids Program.

The entry fee is $35. per person; lunch only is $20. Those not playing in the tournament are invited to join the festivities at 11:30 a.m. at the country club. Signups are taken in the Pro Shop. For more information, contact Ura Furry at 951-244-1910. Deadline to register is Dec. 4.

The Canyon Lake Women’s Golf Club was established in 1971 and is a member of the Women’s Southern California Golf Association. The club meets on Tuesdays in the Magnolia Room at the country club. Players 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 President’s Cup, Club Championship and Senior Tournament. For more information, call Darlene Cortez at 951-244-4751.

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 at 8:30 a.m. on Thursdays in the Magnolia Room at the country club and tees off at 9 a.m. For more information, call Linda Kielty at 951-746-2250.

After Lunch Bunch

Twenty-two golfers played in Friday’s 13 hole game of Individual Tin Whistle. The results are as follows:

1st place: Bob Clow, 24; 2nd place: Gordon Westby, 22; 3rd place: Tom D’Amato, 22; 4th place: Bob Stinson, 21; 5th place: Bob Tice, 20. The Skins game has two winners: Tom D’Amato on holes 2 and 5 and Sam Kim on hole 13.

Now in its 38th year, the After Lunch Bunch offers a friendly game of golf every Friday throughout the year. The group plays an 18-hole tournament. Entries are open to all male golfers with an established handicap. The entry fee is $5 with an optional 25 maximum Skins game.

Tee time is 10 a.m. with signups 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.