Lake Chelan Senior Men’s Golf Division - July 10

Prior to play on Wednesday, July 10 Matt Froman, the 2019 Men's Club president announced the Apple Cup Cafe in Chelan has agreed to be the Major Sponsor of the 2019 Men's Club Open Golf Tournament.  To recognize this major sponsorship the Lake Chelan Men’s Club Open Golf Tournament has been renamed to the "Apple Cup Open Golf Tournament". 

The Senior Men’s Club members congratulated Matt and his team for arranging for this major local sponsorship. Mike Storey was recognized for contacting the Apple Cup Cafe to request their sponsorship of the golf tournament.

Also, prior to play, Ray Wilson the Mega Par 3 Closest to the Pin on Hole #11 Contest Chair awarded June Closest to the Pin Awards.  Cliff House was awarded first place (Distance 14’ 1”) and Curtis Martin was awarded second place (Distance 17’ 5”).  

Approximately, 33 Golfers teed off at 8 a.m. under storm conditions that quickly disappeared.  The Senior’s Group were joined by new member, Dave Johnson and guest, Marc Matson.

The 2019 Memorial Match Play Tournament, played in memory of deceased Senior Men’s Club Members, started play with an initial six matches.  George Nickle reported  the Match Play Winners in the first round were Chuck Mallow, Gary Searle, Bob Matson, Cliff House, Dan Dedo, Ellis Nierenberg and Eric Lorenz.  

The results from the July 10 weekly game competitions are as follows:
For the Gross Score, Less 3 Worst Holes, Less Full Handicap competition, Scott Patrick won first place (Score 46), Gary Searle and Dan Dedo tied for second place (Score 48) and Ed Ferguson won third place (Score 49).  The Most Number of Fairways Hit competition was won by Lyle Burns (14), second place was awarded to John (Mr. VP) Hancock (12), and Mike Wilson and George Nickle tied for third place (11).  The Net Score Less Your Age game was won by Ron Huffer (Score – Negative 14).  Mike Giffin and Matt (Pres) Forman tied for first place in the most Chip-Ins competition.  The Weekly Mega Par 3 Closest to the Pin Competition winners were Cliff House (Distance 19’ 3”) and Lyle Burns (Distance 20’ 3”).

Guests and prospective new members are welcome to join the Senior Men’s Golf Club on Wednesdays and the Men’s Golf Club on Sundays with no prior notice.  The Tee Time for both Clubs is 8 a.m. at the Lake Chelan Golf Course.  For more information contact Bob Matson at or visit

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