Women’s golf news

TROPHIES AWARDED — In Town and Country play, plaques from the Wintersville Trophy Shop Tournament were awarded to Wanda Retzer, left, for low gross and Betty Jose, right, for low net by Laura Froehlich, tournament chairman. -- Contributed


The Cadiz Women’s Golf League played a “Ts and Fs” game on Aug. 15 where scores were counted only on holes starting with the letters T and F, and subtracting half a player’s handicap.

Glenda Sensel and Pat Beamer, hostesses for the day, announced winners as: Tied for first place, Jan Schultz and Janis Cook; tied for second place, Joyce Berdine, Jane Galigher and Judy Crawshaw; and Bonnie Beetham, third.

Low putts were achieved by Janis Cook with 28 and Bonnie Beetham with 30.

Birdies were made by Jane Galigher on hole No. 1, Kathy Smith on hole No. 9 and Joyce Berdine on hole No.10. Bonnie Beetham had a chip-in on hole No. 16.

The hostess for Wednesday play will be Kathy Smith. Tee time will be at 9 a.m.


Spring Hills Ladies played “T’s and F’s” in the weekly game Thursday evening.

Winners were:

A flight: Kathy Moore; closest to the pin, Kay Mortimer; longest drive, Kathy Moore.

B flight: Donna Burch; closest to the pin, Donna Burch; longest drive, Brenda McCloskey.

C flight: JoAnn Liberto; closest to the pin, Patty Powelson; and longest drive, JoAnn Liberto,

Lowest putts of the field, Mary DiMichele

Chip-in’s, Vickie Grant and Mary DiMichele

50/50, Kathi Moore



The Steubenville Country Club Women’s Golf Association played the first round of its club championship on Aug. 15. The tournament features 36 holes of stroke play and is being directed by golf professional John Denholm.

The final 18 holes will be played Wednesday with assigned tee times. Following the tournament a champagne luncheon will be held in the clubhouse to celebrate the winners.

In the Aug. 15 event, Kim Criss recorded a birdie on the par 3 second hole, and Paula Hope birdied the par 4 5th hole. The money cup, which had carried over for four Wednesdays, was shared by Hope, who chipped in on the hole No. 8 and YangJa Koh who had a chip-in on the 15th hole.

Paula Hope updated the golfers on plans for the chili open, a four-woman golf scramble to be held on Sept. 5 at the Steubenville Country Club. The $60 fee includes 18 holes of golf and a luncheon following the tournament. Registration will begin at 9 a.m. with coffee and pastries being served, and play will commence at 10 a.m. The entry deadline is Aug. 29, and entry fees can be mailed to Marilyn Kenny, 1539 co. Road 56, Toronto, OH 43964.


Town and Country Golf played “Best Poker Hand” on Aug. 9. Winners were Wanda Retzer in A flight with five of a kind and low gross; Lattee Chinakarn in B flight with six of a kind; and C flight, a tie between Sondra Hyde and Margie Serafini with three of a kind.

Low putts (15) were recorded by Retzer and Betty Jose.

Other winners were:

Long drive hole No. 1

A flight: Lucy Karaan

B flight: Edie Higgins

C flight: Toni Jean Dondzila

Long drive hole No. 3

A flight: Retzer

B flight: Pat Zorne

C flight: Dondzilla

Closest to the pin hole No. 4

A flight: Signa Findlay

B flight: Higgins

C flight: Serafini


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