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Upcoming Events

  1. Sacramento EWGA: Cal Cup Finals

    Oct 25 - 26
    Robinson Ranch, Santa Clarita, CA
  2. Turkey Shoot

    Nov 1, 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM (PT)
    Turkey Creek - Lincoln, CA
  3. Social: End-of-Year Party

    Nov 6, 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM (PT)
    Zinfandel Grille, Sacramento, United States
  4. 2014 Fall Stableford League - 3rd Round

    Nov 9, 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM (PT)
    Roseville, CA
  5. Fantasy 18 Eclectic

    Nov 15
  6. 2014 Fall Stableford League - 4th (Final) Round

    Nov 15, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM (PT)
    Roseville, CA
  7. Sacramento: EWGA Cup - Finals

    Dec 7 - 8
    Troon North - Scottsdale, AZ
  8. Social: Holiday Potluck/LCR Game

    Dec 14, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM (PT)
    Cindy Merrall's, Citrus Heights, United States

Board members 2013-2014

President:  Sunny Mills

Directors:​

     Member Services:  Theresa Stamey
     Member Recruitment:  Fern Lukka
     Events & Activities:  Pam Katros
     Golf Programs & Services:  Del Sayles-Owen
     Finance & Records:  Rashida Lilani
     Marketing:  Cindy Roeser

Social

Nov
 6
(Thu)   Year End Party
Zinfandel Grille, Sacramento, CA
Dec
 14
(Sun)   Holiday Potluck
Citrus Heights, CA

Fun Play

Monday Evening
Casual 9-Hole Play from 5:00 pm at Sierra Pines or Land Park
Contact Fern Lukka to be added to weekly Evite.  No weekly commitment required.

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Leagues

Fantasy 18 Eclectic
Join in our new Fantasy season long golf contest!  Join anytime during the season!

We’ve put together an 18 hole fantasy round consisting of holes from all over the greater Sacramento area.  Each hole is from at least one of the courses that we will play throughout the 2014 season. You can post your best net score from any round that you play between the competition dates of March 1 through November 15. 
 
more info ...

Volunteer opportunities

2015 US Senior Open

The 2015 US Senior Open will be at the Del Paso Country Club, and EWGA Sacramento will be marshaling on the 16th hole!  What a great opportunity to see the some of your favorites up-close-and-personal!!!   Click HERE for the volunteer details and the link to sign up....   

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HOT NEWS FROM EWGA HQ - October 2014

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  • WEEK 4

    QUESTION 1:  A complimentary membership
    comes with each EWGA Golf Course Network.
    Name a Golf Course Network near you, and
    their EWGA discount.


    QUESTION
     2: When is the 2014 EWGA
    Member Meeting?




    Stumped? If you need a lifeline (you get 2 for the month)
    email discoverewga@ewga.com

  • WEEK 4

    QUEST 3:   Did you know that every year, EWGA
    offers a new member shirt? What sizes does it
    come in and what colors are available?
    (hint: shopewga.com)

    QUEST 4: On the Member Clubhouse, there is a
    tab for Handicap. Give one of the reasons listed
    why you need a handicap.


    BONUS QUEST
    : Did you activate your free
    Regus Preferred Businessworld
    membership.
    (hint: golf and business travel)


    Submit your answers here


    Stumped? If you need a lifeline (you get 2 for the month)
    email discoverewga@ewga.com

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Welcome New Members!

Glory Roberts -- Oct 10

Alta Sierra Results - OCT 5




Clare Payne's
the Big Winner at Alta Sierra
Twenty-two golfers made the trek up to beautiful Alta Sierra County Club for a game called Nutts.  You took your net score and added your putts to achieve your total score.  There was actually a four-way tie between Marcia Whiting, Linda Reid, Clare Payne and Vicki Philpott.  It ended up in a card-off, and the winner of a $100 gift certificate to Knights Paint donated by the golf course was Clare Payne.  

Vicki Philpott ended up in second and the winner of a grab bag of goodies.  

Winners of the closest to the pin on all four par 3s, received either a $10 gift card to Haggin Oaks or a $16 gift card to Trader Joes.  The winners were:

Jan Fosberg, (guest), hole 3 = 7'6"
Clare Payne, hole 7 = 8'5"
Clare Payne, hole 12 = 8 1/2'
Rashida Lilani, hole 15 = 8'5"


more pictures...

Wed night league ends for 2014 - OCT 3




Front (L to R):  Denise Gualco, Denise Delmatier Theisen, Cyndi Soares, Nancy Lyons, Mary Lou Azevedo, Jeaninne (Gigi) Jenna-Budowich, Connie Clark, Terry Erl-Blair, Judy Mayes.
Back (L to R):  Amelie Gannon, Carol Little, Sharon Rusconi, Cindy Merrall, Dianna Berry, Chrissy Buford, Deana Fransen.

Thank you to all the ladies who participated in this season's Wednesday League.  We all had such fun!  This picture is only a few that participated along the way and I'm hoping that all will participate again in the Spring.  
Thank you for your wonderful spirit of fun and friendship.  Until next year, hit 'em straight and long.


Judy Mayes

Rocklin club play day - Sep 28


A few raindrops didn't deter the nine women and one man who signed up to play Rocklin Golf Club.  Even though it wasn't our usual showing of golfers, everyone had a great time playing in the cooler weather.  The course was quite a challenge, but we wee all up for the task.

 

We gave prizes for the person who had the most net birdies, and the person who had the most net pars.  The winner of the net birdies was Gary Gilbert with 11.  Second place in that category was Cindy Merrall with 7.  

 

Charlotte Wells had the most net pars with 12, also shooting an 86!!! Second place with 8 was Deana Frandsen and Mary Lou Azevedo who was playing in her first 18-hole stroke play event with EWGA. Hopefully we will see more of her on the links.

EWGA Cup Qualifying - Sep 14

They Did it Again!
  
They did it again!  Yes, they took FIRST PLACE in the Pacific qualifier for the EWGA Cup.  That means they are headed to Arizona for the Cup finals in December.  Pictured are (Left to Right) Kris Corbridge, Karen Biscaha, Laura Maupin, Maryellen Haddock, Betty Lou Beyer, Kathleen Gallup, Laura Espinoza and Patricia Ickes.

Ladies State Fair Championship - Aug 30-31

 

Just a few of the EWGA members that played in the Ladies State Fair Championship.

(Left to Right:  Kris Corbridge, Patricia Ickes, Charlotte Wells, Pam Katros, Kris Handsaker, Carey McLean).


Other EWGA members playing in the tournament are:

 Lynne Cowan, Karen Garcia, Leslie Lang, Clare Payne, and Skip Rochette.


Lynne Cowan
finished 5th in the Championship Flight, Kris Handsaker finished 1st in the First Flight, Carey McLean finished 2nd and Pam Katros 3rd in the Second Flight, and, in the First Senior Flight, Charlotte Wells took 2nd place and Patricia Ickes took 3rd place.

 


Girls' Night OUt on the town -- Aug 28

What a great time was had by everyone!  If you have not seen the play "The Ladies Foursome" yet, it's a DEFINITE must see!!!  Funny, witty and real!  Everything under the sun is discussed, everything but golf!! If you've ever played with a ladies' foursome before, you'll be able to relate. It's in production until Oct 5th.  You can get more details about the show by going to the B Street Theater website

Eclectic Standings as of August 15

by Kris Corbridge

Wow, we are more than half way through the season for our inaugural Fantasy 18 Eclectic Event.  Below you will find the standings so far showing the strokes over or under and the number of holes completed.  Some of you are nearly done and just trying to better some of your holes and others need to get on the stick and get out there and play.  Remember the deadline is November 15.  If any of you need a copy of your scorecard so you can see the holes that you need to play just let Kris know.  Hope everyone is having a great time with this.

 

 

Name
Strokes
# Hole Completed

Kris Corbridge

-10.5

18

Leslie Lang

-9

12

Patricia Ickes

-8

18

Kayleen Kott

-7.75

7

Tillie Melton

-6.25

15

Tammy Pinnick

-4.5

12

Vicki Philpott

-4

4

Karen Zamarippa

-0.5

10

Sharon Blume

-0.25

18

Kathleen McKilligan

0

1

Tyra Jarvis

0

8

Karen Biscaha

0.75

2

Pam Katros

1

12

Betty Lou Beyer

2.5

6

Shelley Van Drimmelen

2.75

10

Jeri Paik

3.75

5


2014 EWGA Cup Match Play - Sectionals Next Up

By Kris Corbridge, Sacramento EWGA Cup Captain

The time is growing near for the qualifying event for this years EWGA Cup Match Play Event.  The venue for this first stage is the Westin Mission Hills, Pete Dye Course, Rancho Mirage, CA, September 13-14.  The team representing the Sacramento and Stockton chapters consists of: Captain Kris Corbridge, Kathleen McKilligan, Patricia Ickes, Karen Biscaha, Maryellen Haddock, Betty Lou Beyer, Laura Maupin, and Laura Espinosa.  

 

We have been working hard on practicing match play strategy with emphasis on course management, rules/penalties specific to match play, and improving our short games.

 

The planning for this event starts early each year, with registrations beginning April 1st for sectionals, which is a first come first serve registration, whereby any chapter can register for the regional of their choice across the country.  As we predicted, Rancho Mirage was a very popular destination and the west coast regionals grew from 11 teams last year to 19 this year.  Because of this they have divided the event into two qualifiers, with each playing an early and a late shotgun each day.  The top 4 teams from each of the Pacific and Western qualifiers will advance to the final event, to be held Dec 7-8 at Troon North, Scottsdale, AZ.

 

Last year's team finished 5th in the National Championship and we are hoping for an equally successful showing this year. So if you see any of the members of this years team please wish them well as they endeavor to bring home the gold.

 


20th County Vintage Championship -- Aug 4-5

The 20th Annual County Vintage Championship was played at Mather Golf Course on August 4-5.  Several Chapter members had a great showing!

Senior Women's Division 

Kris Corbridge - 2nd Place
Charlotte Wells - 3rd Place
Patricia Ickes - 4th Place

Also, playing were "Skip" Rochette and Sharon Blume.

Sac County Women's Championship -- Aug 2-3

The County Women Women's Championship was held August 2-3 with several EWGA members competing.  The results...

 

Karen Garcia - Tied for 3 in the Championship Flight

 

Cindy Merrall - 1st Place in the Handicap Flight

 

Charlotte Wells - 3rd Place in the Handicap Flight

Lori Lucius - Tied for 4th Place in the Handicap Flight

 

Also, playing was Pam Katros.


2014 EWGA NCal Semi-Final Results -- Aug 2

Twelve Sacramento Chapter members competed in the EWGA Northern California Semi-Finals on Saturday, August 2 at the Stevinson Ranch Golf Club.  Two of our members are moving on to the finals in Nashville, Tennessee, October 10-12.  They will be joining Karen Biscaha, who won her flight last year and is exempt from the local qualifiers.

And, here are the results!  Congratulations to everyone that competed.

Championship Flight
Lynne Cowan - 1st Low Gross (And, moving on to the Finals).
Krista Wylder - 3rd Low Gross

First Flight
Kris Corbridge - 3rd Low Gross
Jill Thomas - 9th Low Net

Third Flight
Carey McLean - 1st Low Gross (And, moving on to the Finals).
Shaini Lewis - 3rd Low Net
Betty Lou Beyer - 9th Low Net

Fourth Flight
Laura Espinoza - 6th Low Net

Scramble Team - 2nd Place
Marcia Whiting
Leslie Lang
Chao Chen
Laurie Hochmuth

The results for our Dual Members...
Jeanne Hoffman - 10th Low Net - Third Flight
Laura Maupin - 1st Low Net - Third Flight (And, moving on to the Finals).

 


Ancil hoffman was a blast! - Jul 27

 Everyone came in with smiles on their faces saying what a fun format the "Hit, Switch & Bitch" was.  On Sunday July 27 after we came in, even some said we should have a league where we played this game.  


Okay, I know ~ You want to know the winners!

In the First Flight, were Kris Corbridge and Patricia Ickes with a net score of 59!!! And in the Second Flight were Denise Arend and Kristin Montgomery with a net score of 66!!!  WOW!