Our 35th Annual Stark County Women's Amateur Golf Association Team Tournament was held on Wednesday, July 19, at Arrowhead Golf Club.  Fifty-nine golfers played in the tournament.  The weather couldn't have been more perfect to celebrate our 35th Annual Team Tournament.  We enjoyed blue skies, sun and a temperature of 84 degrees.  

Denise Callahan won medalist honors with 77.  Not only did Denise defend her title, but she helped her team to win low gross honors.

Brookside's Alison Cress and Congress Lake's Gail Hackett tied for second place low gross honors with 78.  Congress Lake teammates Julie Strancar and Sharon Davis shared low net honors. Julie won first place low net with 59.  Sharon won second place low net with 66.    

Arrowhead defended its team low gross title with 595, using the best seven scores, to win the title.  Team members are Jean Burnquist, Denise Callahan, Deb Fitz, Ann Godwin, Danica James, Barb Lovaglio, Janet Shaheen, Theresa Stotler, Jan Todd, Rita Welling, and Debbie Yaich.

Congress Lake won team low net honors with 480, again using the best seven scores. Team members are Carol Bonavita, Pam Burkhardt, Sharon Davis, Cheri Gilbert, Gail Hackett, Sue Lyons, Julie Strancar, Shirley Vaughn, and Julie Wichert.
                     Team Low Gross & Low Net Scores            ​                                                
                                                                     Low         Low
                                                                   Gross        Net

                       Arrowhead Team A              
                       Congress Lake                    
                       Shady Hollow                                                 
                       Arrowhead Team B            
                       LPGA Amateurs                  

Individual Low Gross & Low Net Scores

                                                                     Low                                                                     Low
                                                                   Gross                                                                    Net

Denise Callahan (Arrowhead Team A)                    Julie Strancar (Congress Lake)     
Alison Cress (Brookside)                                         Sharon Davis (Congress Lake)     
Gail Hackett (Congress Lake)                  
                                                              Proximity  Winners

 #3 Long Drive (20+ hdcp)--Sharon Davis (CL)        #12 Long Drive (0-9 hdcp)--No Winner
 #4 Closest To Pin--Sharon Davis (CL)                     #16 Long Putt--Jan Todd (AR Team A)
 #5 Long Drive (all)--Alison Cress (BR)                    #17 Long Drive (10-19 hdcp)--Barb Lovaglio (AR Team A)
 #9 Long Putt--Cheri Gilbert (CL)                              #18 Closest to Pin--Janet Shaheen (AR Team A)
     Raffle Prize Contributors & Winners

Arrowhead Lottery Tree--Debbie Quinn
Brookside--Italian Food & Wine Basket--Vicki Kolarik
Congress Lake--Gervasi Gift Basket--Carol Bonavita
LPGA Amateurs--Smucker's Basket--Barb Lovaglio
Shady Hollow--Lottery Ticket/Hydrangea Plant--Sandee Dougherty
Madison Ardelean--Two Arrowhead Rounds of Golf w/Cart, Birdie Juice, Snacks--Becky Pittis
Debbie Quinn--Birdie Juice Tree with Skirt--Pam Burkhardt
Jean Wackerly--Golf Themed Basket--Sandee Dougherty
Jean Wackerly--Treasure Trove Puzzles--Julie Wichert

Door Prize Winners

Arrowhead Golf Club--18 Holes w/Cart Golf Pass--Linda Miller
Arrowhead Golf Club--18 Holes w/Cart Golf Pass--Loretta Gerber
Debbie Quinn--4 boxes (24 golf balls each)--Dee Diana, Nancy Eckinger, Ann Hunt, Barb Lovaglio

                                                Putting Contest Winner

Doreen Smith--5 points--with team members Debbie Johns, Barb Lovaglio, Debbie Yaich - $110

50/50 Winner - Cheri Gilbert - $232
​     Scholarship Winner

Hoover High graduate Hannah Higgins is the recipient of SCWAGA's Betty Kerby Peppard Scholarship, awarding $500.  Hannah will attend and play golf for Lewis University.  

Hannah plans to major in Forensic Criminal Investigation.

We extend our best wishes to Hannah in the pursuit of her degree and continued success golfing for the Lewis Flyers.

                                 With Our Appreciation

We also want to thank our team captains, golfers, raffle prize contributors, volunteers and Arrowhead Golf Club for your support in promoting this great game of golf for up-and-coming young ladies.  We couldn't do it without you!
Arrowhead Team A
Arrowhead Team B
Congress Lake
Congress Lake
LPGA Amateurs
Shady Hollow
LPGA Amateurs
Shady Hollow
SCWAGA Scholarship Winner Hannah Higgins With President Jean Wackerly
Jean Wackerly and 
Hannah Higgins
Denise Callahan
       595          506
       607          480
       635          500
       643          529
       684          516
       695          637
​    77
​    59
Julie Strancar
Low Net Winner
Denise Callahan Medalist
Julie Strancar Low Net Winner