Golf Shop News, July 22nd
Thursday Morning Member Shotgun & Mega Party Time Change
If you had booked a tee time in the member shotgun on Thursday morning, please note that the starting time has been moved from 8:30 to 9:00 am to accommodate the grounds department as they complete necessary maintenance of the tee decks & fairways.
Additionally, the Men’s League MEGA Party previously scheduled for a 2:30 pm start has been pushed back to 3:00 pm.
Look what our members are doing
Canadian Men’s Amateur
Congrats to Lookout Point Members Ryan Dyck, Ethan Bennett, Jake Dupuis, Freddy D’Angelo & Ben MacLean who have all qualified for the Canadian Men’s Amateur August 5th - 8th at Glen Arbour GC in Nova Scotia. Special recognition to Freddy D’Angelo for a 12th place finish in last week’s Ontario Men’s Amateur.
Canadian Junior Boys Amateur
Congratulations are also in order for Freddy D’Angelo, Ben MacLean and Luke Delgobbo who will be representing Lookout Point in the Canadian Junior Boys Championship later this summer.
Senior Ryder Cup
Congrats to our Senior Men’s Ryder Cup team for their 1st place finish in the Allan Shaw Division. It was a tough division with alot of hard battles played. In the end Lookout Point finished with 59 points, Cardinal Lakes with 55, River Oakes 48 and Niagara Frontier 30. With the win, Lookout Point now advances to the Regional Playoff at Dundas Valley on Tuesday, August 6th.
Congrats to our Ladies Interclub team who placed first in both the gross and net competitions at this past friday’s event here at Lookout Point. Our Ladies are now leading the interclub standings with 14.5 points year to date. Keep it going ladies!!!
Niagara Cup Team
Our Men’s Niagara Team had a home / away match this weekend vs. the men of Rockway Golf Course. Our boys had a big deficit to makeup after Friday’s match and almost pulled out an amazing comeback. Ultimately the team fell to Rockway by a final score of 19.5 to 16.5 points. Congrats on some great matches gentlemen!
British Open Pool
Congrats to Shane Lowry who won the 2019 Open!!!
Closer to home, roughly 40 members participated in the 2019 Open Pool. JJ Alexander’s team “Golden Bear” dominated with team members Shane Lowry, Tommy Fleetwood & Brooks Koepka setting the pace. In 2nd place we had a tie between Rick Herchmer & Frank Mortensen who both picked -9 as the tie breaking score. As a result, we will combine and split the 2nd/3rd place payouts. Finally, there were 2 members who guessed the correct -15 score. Congrats to Doug Morris who was drawn as the winner of the Green fee pass. Congrats to our winners!!!
JJ Alexander (-29)
Rick Herchmer (-19)
Frank Mortensen (-19)
Green Fee Pass
4 Man Quota Points Registration Closing on Wednesday, July 24th
Don’t wait to register for the 4 Man Quota Points this Saturday, July 27th. Registration will be closing on Wednesday, July 24th at noon. In the spirit of this past weekend’s British Open our Food & Beverage team has created a fantastic British Pub Fare style menu for Lunch. You can see all the details listed below.