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Local golf results

Nov. 5, four-person scramble format, for Plus 55 Boulder City Men’s/Women’s Golf Association

Flight A, first place at 53.7: Roger Montgomery, Dottie Kane, Benji Sarnessar and Cecil Short.

Second place at 54.5: Alan Thomas, Ron Crossum, Birdie Hurst and Bruce Courtney.

Flight B, first place at 54.7: Jess Hamilton, Clark Newby, Wayne Ross and Garland Saip.

Second place at 55.3: Lois Schuh, Jim McCullough and Jim’s guest.

Closest to the pin on holes No. 4, 7, 14 and 17, respectively: Wade Cordray, John Nelson, Gary Moles and Larry Arnold.


Nov. 20, four-man scramble tournament for Boulder City Men’s Golf Association

Flight 1 winners at 46: Benji Sarnessar, Gary Moles, Randy Lemos and Cecil Short.

Flight 2 winners at 46: Larry Eden, Mike Frye, Jeff Novak and Paul Butterfield.

Flight 3 winners at 46: Dan Fox, Clark Newby and Lary Street.

Closest to the pin on holes No. 4, 7, 14 and 17, respectively: Mike Frye, Dan Fox, Ron Ohlhausen and Randy Lemos.


Nov. 21, four-man scramble tournament for Boulder City Men’s Golf Association

Flight 1 winners at 46: Sam Scaletta, Al DePisa, Duane Sowers and Mike Farrah.

Flight 2 winners at 46: Dan Ward, Darren Hall, Jim Tousignant and Cecil Short.

Flight 3 winners at 42: Glen Colgate, Jason Bardol and Jason Ng.

Flight 4 winners at 42: Wendy Layne, Mike Layne and Mike Falvo.

Closest to the pin on holes No. 4, 7, 14 and 17, respectively: Mike Needy, Jim Tousignant, Darryl Gutierrez and Darryl Gutierrez.

Information on how to join these two Boulder City golf associations is available on the bulletin boards at Boulder City Municipal Golf Course. Information also is available about the Winterwood Men’s and the Boulder City Women’s golf associations.

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