Spaghetti feed to raise funds for Jacobo to be held Sunday |

Spaghetti feed to raise funds for Jacobo to be held Sunday

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A spaghetti feed fundraiser to assist Carson Valley resident Steven Jacobo in his bid to train for the USA Paralympics bobsled team in 2015-16 is Sunday at Flight Restaurant & Bar.

The event, scheduled to be held 4-7 p.m., will include a video presentation by Jacobo and silent auction. The cost for the spaghetti feed is $10 for adults and $5 for children.

Jacobo, 25, earned a spot on the U.S. Adaptive Bobsled and Skeleton Association roster last year.

Flight is located at 2244 Meridian Blvd., off Airport Road. Call 782-1333 for information.

Elks Hoop Shoot on Nov. 14

The Tahoe/Douglas Elks Lodge will host its annual Hoop Shoot basketball contest at 10 a.m. on Nov. 14 at the Douglas County Community & Senior Center.

The contest is open to boys and girls who are 8-to-13 years of age as of April 1, 2016. There is no cost to compete. Winners in each age category qualify for the District Shoot in Reno on Jan. 16, 2016.

Contact Gary Wendt at 265-6136 for information about the event.

Net 50 wins at Carson Valley Golf Course

Frank Tisiot, Joe Morrison and Gerry Paulsen combined to shoot a net 50 and win Flight A at the Carson Valley Men’s Golf Club team scramble event on Sunday.

The team of Roger Hala, Jesus Rey, Joe Bourgeois and Marc Menezes finished tied for second-place with Jack Sparman at the Carson Valley Golf Course. Charles Serafine, Charles Poe and Dan Essary, both at 52.

John Pearson, Brent Holderman, Gerry Bing and John Carey shot 41 to win Flight B. David Morris, Gary Carsten, Bruce Sandford and Jim Arens were second at 46. Brick Ludington, Bill Allen, Augie Martinez and Matt Budjako shot 49 for third-place.

Closest-to-the-pin winners included Gary Carsten on the first hole and Bill Allen on No. 18.

Milligan wins at Empire Ranch

Bill Milligan won Flight A during the Empire Ranch Senior Men’s Golf Club Stableford tournament on Oct. 14 at Empire Ranch Golf Course in Carson City.

Milligan carded a score of 48 to win the flight by two points ahead of Geoff Swann. Bill Hetherton took third-place at 45, while Steve Scharfe finished fourth at 42 and Don Swanson fifth at 42.

Rich Torok won Flight B with his 45, followed by Dick Blankenship, Dennis Justin, Lee Ghiglieri and Al Giannotti, all at 42.

Steve Isaacson won Flight C with his score of 41. Joe O’Brien and Kurt Cleek finished second and third respectively, both with scores of 40. Fred Perdomo and Don Wilson finished fourth and fifth respectively, both at 39.

Joe Gibson won Flight D with a 9, three points better than Tony Grinceri. Marty Martinez took third-place at 44, Bob Pluth was fourth at 43 and Peter Youngdahl was fifth at 42.

Closest-to-the-pin winners included Milligan on the White Course fourth hole, Ghiglieri on White No. 8, Gibson on Blue No. 5 and Nils Sharpe on Blue No. 8.