Jim Shabi wins at Empire Ranch
June 4, 2016
Jim Shabi won Flight A Wednesday during the weekly Empire Ranch Senior Men's Golf Club tournament in Carson City.
Shabi shot a net 62 to win the flight by two shots over Bob Pemberton during the individual stroke play event at Empire Ranch Golf Course. Dahl Rask finished third at 66, just ahead of Bill Milligan's 67 and Mike Lawson's 68.
A total of 93 players turned out to play in five flights.
Fred Coons won Flight B with his 62. Mike Vadnais finished second at 65, Mike Paul and Tom Sawyer both shot 67 and Bud Dick 68.
In Flight D, Mel Ness edged Greg Bently for the top spot by one shot, as they carded respective scores of 64 and 65. Don Wilson shot 67 for third-place, ahead of Fred Perdomo at 68 and Joe Gibson at 70.
Dan Rodgers won Flight E as he shot 66. Steve Isaacson took second-place with his 68, ahead of Ralph Bothe's 74. Paul Lockwood's 75 and Maurice Dias at 75.
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Closest-to-the-pin winners were Peter Youngdahl on Red No. 3, Perdomo on Red No. 8, Bill Gibson on White No. 4 and Pat Coons on White No. 8.
Tiger basketball camp to tip off on Tuesday
The Tiger High Intensity Basketball Camp will be held Tuesday through Thursday at Douglas High School.
Open to girls and boys who are currently enrolled in first through six grades, the camp is hosted by the Douglas basketball programs. Instruction, which is scheduled from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. each day, focuses on such aspects as ball handling, passing, footwork, defense, and rebounding, as well as shooting.
The cost is $110 if submitted online — http://www.douglastigerbball.com/ — and $125 at the door or submitted by mail. Additional sibling from the same family are $100 each ($90 if registered online).
Douglas coaches David Pfaffenberger, Corey Thacker and Werner Christen are camp directors. The instructors include Phil Emm, Brian Mello and Rosie Contri.
Participants are asked to provide their own lunch, as well as proper basketball shoes and gym shorts.
Carson Valley Days basketball Saturday
The Carson Valley Days 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament is being held Saturday, hosted by the Douglas County Community Center and MEFIYI Foundation.
A fun competition for basketball enthusiasts from ages 8 to 40-and-over, the tournament serves as an additional family attraction during Carson Valley Days. Play is scheduled to begin after the Carson Valley Days Parade.
Boys and girls divisions include ages 8-12, 13-15, 16-18, under 40, as well as 40-and-over. Players are invited to play in two or more divisions.
Call 782-5500, ext. 1, or email firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
Summer volleyball slated
A summer schedule of local volleyball events begins next Sunday when the eighth annual Carson Valley Days Grass Volleyball Tournament is held at Lampe Park.
Three adult divisions and three youth divisions are set for the tournament. Registration will open at 8 a.m. and play starts at 9.
Adult divisions include men's, women's and coed, while the youth divisions are "open" fifth-sixth grade, seventh-eighth grade and high school. The cost is $60 for adult teams and $30 for youth teams. Players must be 16 years of age or older to play in the adult divisions.
Hannah and Rick Jenkins are instructors for a series of summer skills clinics at the Douglas County Community & Senior Center on July 18-21 and Aug. 1-4 for students in fourth through eighth grades.
Sessions are designed to teach fundamental, advanced skills and "love of the game." Group instruction includes drills, video, on-court personal training and matches.
Registration is open to girls and boys. The cost is $50 for beginning level clinics from 8-10 a.m., $75 for sixth-seventh grade competitive level clinics from 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., and $75 for eighth grade competitive classes from 1-3 p.m.
Zephyr Cove tennis on June 15
Random partners are about to face-off against unknown opponents at the Zephyr Cove Tennis Club's inaugural Hump Day tennis soiree on June 15.
This monthly round robin doubles at Zephyr Cove Tennis Club is a "light-hearted, casual night of tennis" for adults of all ability levels.
Play starts at 5:30 p.m. The cost is $10 for club members, $15 for non-members, and $5 for spectators (meal only). Membership is $80 for the year. First-time members who sign-up that night get to play at this Hump Day for free.
Visithttp://www.zctennis.com/about/membership/ for membership information.
Participants are encouraged to bring a side dish or dessert, as well as beverage of choice to complement what the chef will barbecue.
No advance sign-up is required.
Zephyr Cove Tennis Club is located on Warrior Way off Highway 50 in Zephyr Cove.