Judith Hanson cards ace at Genoa Lakes
June 21, 2014
Fourteen turned out to be a pretty lucky number for Judith Hanson at Genoa Lakes Golf Club.
Playing on Saturday, June 14, Hanson shot a hole-in-one on the 14th hole at the Genoa Lakes Ranch Course. And don't forget the year is 2014.
Hanson used a 7-ron to sink her shot on the 110-yard No. 14. She finished the round with a score of 90.
All-comers meet Tuesday at South Tahoe
A series of all-comers track and field meets will begin Tuesday in South Lake Tahoe.
The meet begins at 5 p.m. with youth races and long jump (2-7 year olds) at the South Tahoe Community Sports Complex, located at the South Tahoe Middle School. Regular field events begin at 5:30 p.m. and running events at 5:45 p.m. Registration opens at 4:30 p.m.
The events — regular running events, including hurdles and up to 3,000 meters, in addition to long jump, high jump, pole vault, discus and shot put — are free of charge, although donations are welcome.
The series will continue each Tuesday through July 29, presented by AD Sports Tahoe and Big George Ventures. Visit http://www.adsportstahoe.com for information.
Tiger Youth Football Camp next week
Registration remains open for the Douglas Tiger Youth Football Camp being held Tuesday through Thursday for students in third through eighth grade.
Instruction during the non contact camp at Douglas High School will focus on building basic fundamental skills.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
Genoa Lakes to host 'Wounded Warrior' tourney
Registration is now open for the Genoa Open Golf Tournament for Warriors on Aug. 11 at the Genoa Lakes Golf Club.
The tournament, billed as the "World's Largest Golf Outing" to commemorate the 10-year anniversary of the Wounded Warrior Project, is a four-person scramble on the Genoa Lakes Ranch Course. A 9 a.m. shotgun start is scheduled.
The cost is $100, which includes a box lunch. Call Leslie Nixon at 760-920-0832 or Suzette Eropkin at 760-937-0453 to register for the tournament. Visit the Wounded Warrior Project website at http://www.woundedwarriorproject.org for information.
Volunteer football coaches needed
Volunteer coaches are needed for the Douglas County Parks and Recreation Department Youth NFL Flag Football Program. The program includes 5-6, 7-8, 9-11, 12-14 and 15-18 year old divisions for boys and girls. Coaches' application and background checks are required for all coaches and must be received by Aug. 8.
Games will be held on Saturdays at Stodick Park in September, October and November.
Visit http://www.dcprsports.com or call 782-9828 for information.
Minden Ranch Rodeo Aug. 2-3
The Minden Ranch Rodeo — the "Buckaroo Fest" — will be held as part of the State of Nevada Sesquicentennial Fair celebration at Fuji in Carson City on Aug. 2-3.
Minden Ranch Rodeo, which originated in 1999, is sanctioned through the Western States Ranch Rodeo Association. All qualifying ranch teams and top 15 individual event contestants will be invited to compete at the annual WSRRA National Finals Rodeo held the first week of November in Winnemucca.
The list of events includes ranch bronc riding, women's steer roping, calf roping, team roping, double mugging, ranch horse, branding, doctoring, trailer loading and wild cow milking.
Proceeds are used to establish scholarships for local area high school rodeo youth and other charitable organizations. Visit mindenranchrodeo.com for information.