MEREDITH — The Inter-Lakes Angels won the Plymouth Tournament the weekend of June 21-23. They won five games and gave up just five runs.
The team was lead by the stellar pitching of Julia Gintof, Delanie Fletcher and Jordan Durand. Jordan Jones was amazing in center field. Other standout players included Morgan White, Jessalyn Brown, Emma Wheeler, Hailey Hart, Makena Kimball, Savannah Keyes and Mollie Durand.
Last Updated on Wednesday, 03 July 2013 08:47
The Meredith Kiwanis Club will hold its annual Charity Golf Tournament on Saturday, Aug. 10, at Waukewan Golf Club in Center Harbor with a 1 p.m. shotgun start.
This event, sponsored by Meredith Village Savings Bank, has been a local favorite for many years while offering numerous gifts, cash prizes, and four hole-in-one prizes. The "hole-in-one" prize sponsors will include DaSilva Motor Sports, HK Power Sports, Irwin Motors and Paugus Bay Marina. There will also be free raffle prizes, a $1,000 cash (guaranteed prize) shoot-out after the tournament, and new this year, a putting contest prior to the start of the tournament, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., with a guaranteed prize of $500.
The tournament will feature a scramble format (foursomes recommended) — three flights and the entry fee is still just $110 per person. The entry fee includes golf, cart, raffle tickets and dinner catered by Hart's Restaurant. Invited dinner guests, $20 per person.
Last Updated on Thursday, 27 June 2013 09:13
A co-ed soccer day camp for youngsters ages 10 to 16 will be held at Brewster Academy in Wolfeboro from June 15 to 19. The camp will run from 9 a.m. to noon each day.
Brewster Varsity Boy's soccer coach Karl Edmonds will coach the five-day camp which will include drills in various soccer fundamentals as well as game play.
Prior to coming to Brewster Academy Edmonds worked for Seacoast United Soccer Club and the New England Revolution. At Seacoast United (1996-2009) he was responsible for directing the soccer development of all youth players.
"I particularly enjoyed assisting in the placement of players at universities and colleges drawing upon the significant assistance that was given me as a student and player," he said.
At the New England Revolution (2009-2010) Karl served as their academy director, developing players with a goal of progressing to college scholarships and/or professional ranks.
During Edmonds' time with the Revs, both the Revolution Academy U-16 and U-18 teams qualified for the first time for the United States Academy League playoffs.
Last Updated on Thursday, 27 June 2013 08:22
President Linda Ridlon announced those golfers who distinguished themselves during the round beginning with the three ladies who scored "birdies". Val Langbehn scored hers on hole #14 by sinking a 40-foot putt to a pin tucked in the back right of an uphill green. On the par-4, 18th, Mary Cross hit her second shot from the left rough, over the pond protecting the green to 3 feet from the pin. She then sank the putt for her three. And Laurie Fox received her round of applause as her "birdie" was announced. Laurie was thrilled as this was her first "birdie" recorded in League play and she accomplished this feat on hole #17.
Dottie Simpson was the lucky winner of a new twist of one of the contest holes.
On hole #11, all the ladies who reached the green on either their first or second shot placed their names in a bag. One name was then drawn from this group as the winner of that prize. Dottie not only played well but also was fortunate to boot.
Two new members of the League demonstrated their long and accurate drives on #17 to win the "longest drive" contest. Hole #17 has a narrow fairway banking right to left and keeping it in the short grass can be a challenge. Deb Deacetis in the 19 and below handicap division and Jane Fraska in the 20 and above division succeeded in this task and were declared winners. Jane also had the only "chip in" of the day. She putted just off the green on #17 to a middle pin placement and holed her 15-foot putt for the honor.
Vice President and scorekeeper Kathy Sweeney and Scorekeeper Laurie Fox handed Ridlon the names of those golfers scoring 50 and under. At 50 were Mary Cross, Denise Doyle and Margaret Drummey, at 49 were Barb Barbuto, Val Langbehn and Kathy Sweeney, and scoring a 47 was Laurie Fox.
The winning team of Carolyn Koczera, Rose Hansford, Sharon Corcoran and Nancy Vercauteran was announced with a net score of 72. This week's game required three scores to be added together on each of the even holes. Not an easy task on the "back" nine with multiple hazards and wet conditions. The team enjoyed applause from the league plus their well-deserved winnings. Betsy Cox decided it's nice to be good, but sometime better to be lucky as she was the winner of the 50/50 raffle.
Last Updated on Thursday, 27 June 2013 08:12
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