Coeur d'Alene Resort course to host senior amateur tourney
COEUR D'ALENE, IDAHO - A new event for senior amateur
golfers will be staged at the Coeur d'Alene Resort Golf Course in late August.
The Northwest Dodge Dealers Senior Amateur Classic is a
two-day handicapped stroke play tourney that is open to all male golfers over
50 years of age and all female golfers over the age of 45. The competition will
feature handicapped flights for males 50 to 64 years old, females 45 and over
and males 65 and over. The event is open to the public. The entry deadline is
"With a healthy prize fund and a capped field of 124
players, we're expecting a great turnout for a first year event," said
Mike Delong, director of golf at the resort.
Prizes will range from Henry-Griffitts drivers to a 2004
Dodge Viper. In addition to the many extras included in the tournament,
registration fees include two nights in Premier Lake Tower accommodations at
the Coeur d'Alene Resort.
To register, contact Joel Pearl at (800) 935-6283, or visit
the web site: www.floatinggreen.com
Opening night tickets for Bears on sale Saturday
YAKIMA - Single game tickets for opening night and all
regular season Yakima Bears baseball games go on sale Saturday, June 5, at the
Yakima minor league baseball office, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The Bears open the 2004 season on Friday, June 18, with a
three-game series at Tri-City. The Bears' opening homestand, a five-game series
against the Everett AquaSox, is slated for June 21-25.
Opening night in Yakima County Stadium will feature quarter
hot dogs, magnetic schedules for the first 1,000 fans and fireworks following
Grandview to host track & field night
GRANDVIEW - The annual youth track and field night,
sponsored by the Grandview Parks and Recreation Department, will take place
Monday, July 12, at 7 p.m. at Rich Leenhouts Stadium.
Parents must register their children on-site, between 6:30
and 7 p.m. The event is open to youngsters 1 to 12 years of age, and the cost
is $1 per participant. Ribbons will be awarded to the top finishers. Events
will include 100, 200 and 400-yard dashes, a softball throw and long jump.
Those interested in volunteering to stage the track and
field competitions are urged to call the Grandview parks office at 882-9219.
Grand Hoops Fiesta 3-on-3 tourney Aug. 7
GRANDVIEW - The 11th annual Grand Hoops Fiesta 3-on-3 Youth
Basketball Tournament will be held Saturday, Aug. 7.
This year's event will be held adjacent to the Grandview
Middle School on West 2nd Street. Registration forms are available now at the
Grandview Parks and Recreation office. Girls and boys ages 9 to 18 are eligible
The team entry fee is $50, and parent signatures are
required for each participant. Deadline to register is Tuesday, July 27.
2004 junior golf camp scheduled
TOPPENISH - Mt. Adams Country Club will host a junior golf
camp for youngsters 5 to 17 years of age, beginning in late June.
Golf professionals Scott Galbraith and Aaron Hunsaker will
provide camp participants with instruction on fundamental golf skills, golf
etiquette and the basic rules of golf.
"And, it's about having fun," said Hunsaker.
The camp for 5 to 11-year-olds will be staged June 29, 30
and July 2, from 9 to 10 a.m. each of the three days. Youths 12 to 17 years of
age will be in camp on July 6, 7 and 9, from 9 to 10:30 a.m. each day.
The registration cost is $50. Hunsaker urges all youths to
register as soon as possible (865-4440).