Raccoon Hill Golf Club reported the first ace of the season.
Bruce Kandus, competing with the Streetsboro Eagles league, sent his ball flying to the green on the 170-yard, 15th hole for the score of one.
It was not only the first reported ace of the season, but it was also Kandus’ first personal hole-in-one.
Joe Haase Cup held at Firestone Country Club
The annual Joe Haase Cup at Firestone Country Club brought together junior tours to compete for bragging rights.
The Northern Ohio PGA, Central Ohio Junior Golf Academy, North Coast Junior Tour and the Toledo Junior Golf Association teed off for Stableford scored an 18-hole event.
The NOPGA walked away with the win scoring 418. Runner-up was the COJGA with a final tally of 402.
In the boys’ 17-19 age group, former Matt Mishler Junior Portage County Amateur champion, Dylan Dunn of Stow, took the top spot for the NOPGA. Dunn scored 36-36-72.
Chris Pollak of Aurora topped the boys 16 and under group with Liam Curtis of Kent making the top five to push the NOPGA to victory. Pollak fired at 33-35-68.
Brooklyn Millard of Aurora used an eagle on the 12th hole to grab fifth place for the NOPGA, followed by Madolyn Kost of Kent in a tie for sixth place in the girls 19 and under.
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Record-Courier Portage County Amateurs
Register at host courses, via mail or online at PCAgolf.net.
July 24: 8th PORTAGE COUNTY KIDS AMATEUR, Sunny Hill Golf Course, Brimfield. (Preschool-9th grade from $15 to $20).
July 28-29: 15th MATT MISHLER PORTAGE COUNTY JUNIOR AMATEUR, Windmill Lakes, Ravenna and Sunny Hill Golf, Brimfield. (Ages 12 and under/$45, Ages 13 to 19 $60.
July 30-31: 92nd PORTAGE COUNTY AMATEUR, Windmill Lakes, Ravenna and Raccoon Hill, Kent. (County, Open and Women’s Divisions – 18-Holes, $85/person).
Aug 27-28: 52nd PORTAGE COUNTY SENIOR AMATEUR, Windmill Lakes, Ravenna and Raccoon Hill, Kent. (Ages 50 and older, four divisions, $85/person).
(Info: Email PortageCountyAm@gmail.com, text 330-206-9083)
Scrambles, Charity Events, Amateurs and Opens
May 16: NOGA Scratch Series – Four Ball, Barrington Golf Club, Aurora. (www.noga.org)
May 21: 3rd Southeast Families for Safer Futures, Olde Dutch Mill Golf Course, Lake Milton.
May 21: 10th Katie Rae Iarussi Foundation Golf Outing, Paradise Lake, Suffield. (Four-person scramble, 18 Holes, $100/player, 330-289-9509. Krifoundation25.org)
June 1-2: Ohio Senior Open, Firestone Country Club, Akron. (www.thenorthernohiopga.com)
June 4: 5th Rootstown Endzone Club Golf Outing, Sunny Hill, Brimfield. (Four-person scramble, 18-Holes/$300 per team. 330-221-4293, email@example.com.)
June 4: Northeast Ohio Amateur, Women and Mid-Amateur Championships, Windmill Lakes Golf Club, Ravenna. (noga.org)
June 18: 27th Pfeiffer Scramble, Windmill Lakes, Ravenna. (Four-person scramble, 18-holes.)
June 27-29: Ohio Open Championship, Westfield Country Club. (thenorthernohiopga.com)
July 15: Olive Tree Family Foundation 2nd Annual Golf Invitational, Raintree Golf and Event Center, Uniontown. (Four-person scramble, $100 per person, olivetreegolf.com, olivetree@olivetreefamily foundation.org)
July 31: 4th Annual Adaptive Sports Ohio Golf Tournament, Olde Dutch Mill, Lake Milton.
Aug 19: 36th Hattie Larlham Golf Classic, Sugar Bush Golf Club, Garrettsville. (Four-person scramble, 18-Holes. Morning/afternoon flights.)
JUNIOR GOLF CALENDAR
May 31: 18-Hole NOPGA Junior Series, Lake Forest, Hudson. (www.thenorthernohiopga.com)
June 14: 18-Hole NOPGA Jr. Series, Ellsworth Meadows, Hudson. (www.thenorthernohiopga.com.)
June 24: 18-Hole NOPGA Jr. Series and 9-Hole Futures, Tannenhauf, Alliance. (www.thenorthernohiopga.com.)
July 6-8: Good Park Junior Tournament, Good Park Golf Course, Akron. ($65, www.goodparkgolf.com, 330-375-2092.)
July 8: 18-Hole NOPGA Junior Series, and 9-Hole Futures Fox Den, Stow. (www.thenorthernohiopga.com.)
July 9: Drive, Chip and Putt Local Qualifying, Windmill Golf Center, Macedonia. www.thenorthernohiopga.com.)
July 12: Drive, Chip and Putt Local Qualifying, Lake Forest, Hudson. (www.thenorthernohiopga.com.)
July 13-14: 18-Hole NOPGA Junior Series, Windmill Lakes, Ravenna. (www.thenorthernohiopga.com.)
July 15: Greatest Junior Golfer In the Valley Junior Series, Olde Dutch Mill, Lake Milton. (330-654-4100.)
July 22: 9-Hole Futures Tour Championship, Mud Run, Akron. (www.thenorthernohiopga.com.)
July 26-27: NOPGA Junior Tour Championship, Club Walden, Aurora. (www.thenorthernohiopga.com.)
Aug 8: NOPGA Collegiate Preview, Alliance Country Club, Alliance. (www.thenorthernohiopga.com.)
USGA LOCAL QUALIFYING
Tuesday: US Open Local Qualifying, Westfield Country Club, Westfield Center.
June 6: US Junior Qualifying, Silver Lake Country Club, Silver Lake. (Entry deadline May 25)
June 9: US Girls Junior Qualifying, Chagrin Valley Country Club, Chagrin Falls. (Entry deadline May 18)
July 5: US Women’s Amateur Qualifying, Lake Forest Country Club, Hudson. (Entry deadline June 15)
July 7: US Amateur Qualifying, Weymouth Country Club, Medina. (Entry deadline June 22)
July 28: US Senior Amateur Qualifying, Sand Ridge Golf Club, Chardon. (Entry deadline July 6)
Aug 11: US Mid Amateur Qualifying, Avon Oaks Country Club, Avon. (Entry deadline July 6)
Aug 25: US Women’s Mid-Amateur Qualifying, Portage Country Club, Akron. (Entry deadline July 27)