Paul, Masiello win senior men’s golf event |

Paul, Masiello win senior men’s golf event

Staff Reports

Nick Paul and John Masiello combined to card a net score of 54 Wednesday to take first-place in Flight A during Empire Ranch Senior Men’s Golf Club tournament play in Carson City.

The club played the 18 holes out of 27 at Empire Ranch Golf Course that are in the best condition following the recent flood damage to the course. A two-man team, one-best-ball per hole format was used for this tournament.

Steve Hinkley and Mike Croswait took second-place on a tie-breaker over Dennis Joseph and Mac Macquarie, as both teams shot 58. Henry Teague and Gene Gaston took fourth-place at 59.

John Pearson and Joe Morrison won Flight B on a tie-breaker ahead of Robey Willis and Duane Carroll, as both teams shot 56. Bruce Serpa and Martin Johnson took third-place on a tie-breaker over Ken Cuneo and Skip Yokota, as both teams shot 57.

Donnie Curd and Don Wilson took first-place in Flight C with their 55. Bob White and Bill Langs shot 58 for second-place. Adam Huber and Al Vernon took third-place at 59, while Paul Lockwood and Tom Harlow took fourth-place at 60.

Closest-to-the-pin winners were Serpa on the Blue Course fifth hole, Wade Walker on Blue No. 8, Tom Welton on Red No. 3 and Geoff Swann on Red No. 8.

Fore The Kids golf on May 13

The annual Fore The Kids charity golf tournament is May 13 at The Ranch Course at Genoa Lakes.

Proceeds benefit programs that 900-plus youth and their families need and access each year. The program has funded more than $100,000 in annual passes for kids at the Douglas County Community Center and Kahle Community Center.

Money also supports the Douglas County Sheriff Explorer’s youth programs and the Carson Valley Medical Center.

Core Construction is the event’s presenting sponsor, and Starbucks, Western Nevada Supply, Pro Group Management, Michael Hohl Automotive and Continuum Packing Solutions are title sponsors.

The cost to play in the four-man scramble is $125 which includes breakfast, lunch, golf and cart. For information, email or call 790-1544.

Tuesday women’s golf clinic at Carson Valley

Women playing in the Carson Valley Golf Club women’s group can take part in a short clinic prior to teeing off on Tuesdays. The clinic starts at 8:45 a.m., and costs $5.

Call 265-3181 for more information.

Kids’ Fishing Derby registration Saturday

Registration to the 28th annual Kids’ Fishing Derby will continue on Saturday from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at Walgreens in Gardnerville.

The derby, for children 3-12 years of age, is June 3-4 at Lampe Park.

Registration is also available at Accolades Trophies during regular business hours. Both locations also register derby volunteers and will sell raffle tickets to help pay for fish, prizes, tackle and bait for the kids.

The grand prizes for the raffle this year are a Mad Dog scooter, a kids quad and a $300 gift card from Sportsman’s Warehouse.

Email to obtain a registration form.

Zephyr Cove tennis lessons set for June 3

Zephyr Cove Tennis Club will offer tennis lessons this summer for girls and boys ages 4-12.

A free clinic will be offered on June 3 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. This will be a refresher for those who have played before and an introduction to the sport for newcomers.

The sessions for 4-7-year-olds are $35 each and 8- to 12-year-olds are $75.

Go online: to register and pay for lessons.

Preregistration is required. Call the Kahle Community Center at 586-7271 or Douglas County Community Services at 782-9828.

Douglas alumni golf tournament on June 16

The Douglas High School football program will host its sixth annual alumni golf tournament June 16 at the Carson Valley Golf Course.

The Friday tournament starts at 9 a.m. with a post-tournament luncheon to follow at the Carson Valley Country Club.

The cost is $100 per person for those who register before May 1 ($125 afterward) or $400 for a foursome. Hole sponsorships are available for $100.

Contact Douglas football coach Ernie Monfiletto at for information.