Young, Allan win Creston Golf Club ladies tourney

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Lynne Young and Bunty Allan won the June 12 ladies golf tournament.

Lynne Young and Bunty Allan won the June 12 ladies golf tournament.

June 12 saw the sun come out and the rain hold off for 72 women from all over the Kootenays for the two-woman Stableford point format played at the Creston Golf Club.

A total of 36 teams of two competed and were delighted with the great weather and conditions offered up at the course.

The winning team, with a total of 83 points, was Lynne Young and Bunty Allan. Rounding out the top three were the second-place Kim Phillips/Carol Reay (Balfour Golf Course) team with 82, and the third-place Cherie Baker/ Roma Crispin (Creston/Balfour) team with 81.

Following were: fourth, Wendie Cameron/Marilyn Sanderman (Cranbrook), 78; fifth, Connie Kotash/Wanda Flack (Christina Lake), 77; sixth, Jane McGarty/Joanne Prodaniuk (Creston), 77; seventh, Myrna Balne/Bev Poole (Castlegar Golf Club), 76; eighth, Debbie MacInnis/Madeline Bacigalupi (Creston), 75; ninth, Leslie Weaver/Lill Andrews (Cranbrook Golf Club), 71; 10th, Linda Price/Ani McDowell (Creston), 71; 11th, Hannel Baldigara/Patricia Robichard (Creston), 70; 12th, Claudia Campbell/Marilyn Kettle (Creston), 69; 13th, Pat Chapman/Joyce McLeod (Creston/Radium), 68; 14th, Leslie Harbison/Bev Boborosky (Creston), 67.

Closest to the pin were Heather Pottle (Castlegar, fourth hole), Marilyn Kettle (Creston, sixth hole) and Laura Wigen (Creston, 13th hole). Diana Forrester (Balfour) had the longest putt on the 18th hole.

The Creston Ladies Golf Club expresses appreciation to Randy Panton and the pro shop staff for their assistance, Dennis Munro for the delicious meal, and Devan Davidson and his crew for the excellent grooming of the golf course.