Poppy Hills GC
November 15 – 16, 2017
Green Valley Country Club members Dolly Coleman and Tina Barker made it three in a row.
Coleman and Barker followed up an opening round 1-over 72 with a 73 Tuesday at par-71 Poppy Hills Golf Course to come in at 145, winning the overall Gross title by three shots over the runner-tandem of Itsuko Moridaira and Yoshie Masuda. Coleman and Barker overall would post five birdies.
Big Sur Flight
Brigitta Bloyer of Desert Willows and Lisa Mizuno of Olympic Club shot a final round 69 to come in at 10-under 132, defeating runner-ups Itsuko Moridaira and Yoshie Masuda by four shots. In the first round, Bloyer and Mizuno posted a 63. The duo carded an eagle and 12 birdies over their 36 holes.
Moridaira and Masuda, out of Green Valley CC and Sequoyah CC, respectively, shot a final round 68. Third place went to Sue Stryker of Las Margaritas GC and Stacey Baba of NCGA Directors Tpp at 137 following a card-off.
Golden Gate Flight
Tami Waddell Fore Women Golf Assoc. and Dana Carrigan of NCGA Association Membership shot a final round 68 to come in at 13-under 129, defeating runner-ups Alba Rodriguez and Beverley Olson by three shots. Waddell and Carrigan had an eagle and six birdies in the final round. They had opened with a sizzling 61.
Rodriguez and Olson had a 68 following an opening round 64. Third place went to the tandem of Shirley Stiles and Cheryl Wecker at 133.
Maureen Cook of Dragonfly WGC and Bobbi Hanada of NCGA Association Membership carded a final round 69 to finish at 6-under 136, edging the runner-up tandem of Rosie Wallis and Ruth Brown by a shot. Cook and Hanada made a big move with a pivotal eagle on the 17th hole. The two would have three eagles over their two rounds.
Wallis and Brown made their own push, shooting a final round 66 but they’d finish a stroke behind the winners. Third place went to Patricia VanKirk and Meg Thompson at 138.