Cathy Buckley took the Championship Trophy home after the stroke play event at Querbes Golf Course on August 23-24 with scores of 91 and 92. Cathy was also the Club Champion in 2013, but winning never gets old. Congratulations, Cathy!
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Hole in One
Daneita Adams (BWGA) made her first hole in one on July 19, 2018, on Hole #16 a Huntington Park Golf Course, with a 94 yard shot. It was witnessed by Martha Lawhorne, Christy Guidry, and Kyong Lee. Congratulations, Daneita!
Hole in One
Christy Guidry made her first hole in one on July 19, 2018, while playing at Bring Hurst Golf Course in Alexandria, LA, the oldest par 3 course in America. Her HIO was 92 yards. Congratulations Christy!
Hole in One
Donna Ihle made her first hole in one while playing at Stonebridge on May 25, 2018. She was playing with Jane Smith as he holed out from the gray tees on Hole #17. Congratulations Donna!
Hole in One
Mary Moore of Fox Run, got her first hole in one during a tournament in Paris, TX, on June 24, 2017. It was a 131 yard shot with her 5 iron. Congratulations Mary.
Hole in One
Theowne Gibbons made a hole in one on October 21, 2016, on Hole #8 at The Golf Club at Stonebridge. It was witnessed by Debbie Magee, Linda Heins, and Gloria Utley. Congratulations Theowne!
Hole in One
Becky Farr had a hole in one on August 12, 2016, at her home club of StoneBridge on Hole #3. Her friends Paulette Lee, Gloria Utley, and Linda Heins were there to witness the accomplishment. This was Becky's second HIO. Congratulations!
July 19, 2018: Daneita Adams (BWGA), Hole #16 at Huntington GC, 94 yards, witnessesed by Martha Lawhorne, Kyong Lee, and Christy Guidry. Her first HIO.
July 7, 2018: Christy Guidry (BWGA), Hole #1 at Bring Hurst GC, Alexandria, LA, 92 yards. Her first HIO.
May 25, 2018: Donna Ihle (WGAS), Hole #17, Stonebridge CC, witnessed by Jane Smith.
June 24, 2017: Mary Moore (FRLGA), Hole #3, Paris Country Club, TX. First HIO.
October 21, 2016: Theowne Gibbons (STCC), Hole #8, at Stonebridge, witnessed by Debbie Magee, Linda Heins, and Gloria Utley.
August 12, 2016: Becky Farr, (WGAS), Hole #3 at StoneBridge, witnessed by Paulette Lee, Linda Heins, and Gloria Utley. This was her second HIO.
September 11, 2015: Paulette Lee made a hole in one at her home club Stonebridge, on Hole #3, 82 yds with a 9-iron. This was her second one and was witnessed by Mary Jo Gray, Marianne Leslie, Kim Darnell, and Suzanne Tinsley.
August 27, 2015: Barbara McQuiller (BWGA) had her first hole in one during BWGA Championship at SCC on Hole 17 witnessed by Pam Hawkins, Pat Miller, & Pat Rice.
August 6, 2015: Joyce Middleton (ERCC) hit her second hole in one during the SWGA Playday at Fox Run on August 6, 2015, on Hole #8. Witnessed by Shirley Pettitt and Cathy Buckley.
June 4, 2015: Tommye Engelcke (BWGA) at Fox Run, Hole #8, first H-I-O witnessed by Carmen Leach and Gayle Gansfuss
May 1, 2015: Kathryn Salpietra (STCC) at Southern Trace, Hole #4, first H-I-O witnessed by Moise Allen
April 21, 2015: Marianne Leslie (WGAS), at Stonebridge, Hole #8 (4th HIO)
May 2, 2014: Vicki Cella (SCC), at Shreveport CC, on Hole #13, 149 yards. 1st HOI.
October 24, 2013: Robbie Fisher (BWGA), at Palmetto CC on Hole #7. This is her second HOI.
September 12, 2013: Marianne Leslie (WGAS), at Squire Creek, Hole #12. Witnessed by Suzanne Tinsley. This is her third hoi.
July 5, 2013: Teri McGuire (WGAS), at Stonebridge. This is her second one.
June 13, 2013: Hui Bordelon (FRLGA), at Fox Run, Hole #10, 98 yards
April 13, 2013: Debbie Rolland (ERCC), at Palmetto CC, Hole #17, witnessed by Jeanie Ward, Alyce Wyche, and Joyce Middleton.
January 19, 2013: Debbie Rolland (ERCC), Hole #17 at EastRidge, witnessed by Joyce Middleton.
September 29, 2012: Dot Henson (WGAS) at Stonebridge, Hole #8, witnessed my Teri McGuire.
September 27, 2012: Jimmie Zey (PCC) at Coronado GC, Hot Springs Village, AR, Hole #9, 100 yards. This was her second. Witnessed by friends Linda Colvin and Joanna Ward.
November 10, 2011: Paulette Lee (WGAS) at Palmetto CC on Hole #14. This was her first.
October 11, 2011: Judy Ferguson (STCC) at Southern Trace on Hole #6.
October 5, 2011: Robbie Fisher (BWGA) at Eastridge CC on Hole #17.
September 18, 2011: Cathy Buckley (BWGA) at Meadowlake CC in Bernice, during her club championship, that she WON!
September 1, 2011: Joyce Middleton (ERCC) had her first HIO on ERCC Hole #17.
June 12, 2011: Gayle Gansfuss (ERCC) at Eastridge CC on Hole #13. This was her 6th hole-in-one (her 3rd at ERCC)
June 9, 2011: Joanna Ward (PCC) at Palmetto CC on Hole #14. This was her 5th hole-in-one.
June 8, 2011: Gayle Gansfuss (ERCC) at Eastridge CC on hole #13. This was her 5th hole-in-one. (Her 2nd at ERCC)
April 20, 2011: Barbara Offer (BWGA) at Westwood CC on Hole #16
April 19, 2011: Christina Parsons (ERCC) at Eastridge CC Hole #9. This was her 5th hole-in-one (3rd on this same hole).
April 8, 2011: Mary Gallagher (FRLGA), at Fox Run on Hole #10
Oct. 27, 2010: Gloria Utley (WGAS), at StoneBridge Hole #3
2006: Jane Smith had her first hole in one on Hole #13 at StoneBridge. Marianne Leslie and Nikki Patterson witnessed the outstanding event.
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Kip Anderson, (June 30, 19?? - August 11, 2014) MORE INFO COMING
Eleanor "Miss Ellie" Mibeck (April 21, 1926 - June 17, 2014) Miss Ellie was a fiery Italian lady, the last remaining of seven siblings. She had three daughters and three grandchildren. She had many hobbies, including cooking and golf and she was good at both. She started golfing at the age of 13 and in her career, had three Hole in ones. Although she was a member of various country clubs through the years, her most recent association was the Fox Run Golf Club at Barksdale AFB. She definitely leaves a void in their membership. She will be missed by all.
Shirley Pittman-Chandler, 74 years young, died on February 2, 2013, after suffering a stoke a few weeks earlier. Shirley was a talented, avid, long time golfer and a member of the Palmetto Womens' Golf Association for about 30 years, where she won their club championship in 2001 and the Handicap Champion in 2006. She also was a member of the Shreveport Womens Golf Association for a number of years, competing in the SWGA Team Matches back when only a select few participated each year. Shirley will be missed by her entire golfing family.
Norma L. Sherman LaGrone Harris (01/29/37 - 8/31/11).
Sarah "Pete" Spurgin (September 5, 1928 - October 17, 2010) Pete was born in Shreveport, LA; graduated from Byrd High School; attended LSU at Baton Rouge; and graduated from Centenary College with a degree in Psychology and History. Although she was 82 when she died, Pete had the spirit and livliness of a 30 year old. She wore the purple of Eastridge Country Club proudly. Pete was not only a champion of many golf tournaments, she was a champion in her life. She left this final request: "To those with whom I played and to those with whom I worked, you know the rest, and I enjoyed my time with you. So if you wish to remember me, sit on a porch somewhere and have a cold one...." We'll remember Pete for a long, long time....
Tessie "Jean" Evans (July 9, 1937 - February 4, 2010). Jean, who was a native of W. Virginia, made Shreveport her home for her last 33 years. She was a member of the Broadmoor Women's Golf Assn. where she served as Treasurer; President of the Westwood Ladies Golf Assn.; member of the Shreveport Women's Golf Assn. as well as the Shreveport Senior Women's Golf Assn. Jean's favorite saying was "Golf forever....housework, whenever".
Joy Farley (May 4, 1938 - August 22, 2009). Joy, born in Ashland, LA, was a golfer for over thirty years, having been a member at Eastridge CC as well as Palmetto CC. She was a member of the Palmetto Ladies Golf Assn, Shreveport Women's Golf Assn., and the Shreveport Senior Women's Golf Assn. In addition, she was an avid bowler and she loved card games. She will be missed by her many golfing friends.
Nikki Doris Patterson (December 29, 1943 - April 18, 2009). Nikki was a great golfer and loved the game. In 2005 she was the Shreveport Women's Golf Assn. Champion, the Broadmoor Women's Golf Assn. Champion, and the Stonebridge Women's Golf Association Champion. In 2006, she repeated as Champion at Stonebridge Golf Club and won again at Broadmoor in 2007. Immediately after her death, Stonebridge had its inaugural Nikki Patterson Invitational Scramble which was a tremendous success.