Weekly Word - 6/10/2013


Father's Day Tournament Not Just For Fathers
Entries for the 2013 Father’s Day tournament will be taken until Friday, June 14. This is the ninth year for this two-person alternate shot event, which is open to any combination of adults and related children. For example, grandfather-grandson, mother-son, father-daughter, grandmother-granddaughter, etc. 

The adult-younger adult division will be 18 holes. Cost is $25 per team for LPN members and $100 for non-members. Adult division tee times will run from 9:27 through 11:06. A junior division for an adult and child age 12 and under is nine holes. Member teams are $10, with non-members $50. Tee times will run from 11:15 through 12:18. To register, call the pro shop at 641-755-2024.

2-Gal Invitational June 20
A few slots remain for the 16th annual LPN 2-Gal Invitational on Thursday, June 20, which is organized each year by the LPN women’s league committee. This 18-hole, two-gal best shot tournament begins with registration at 8 a.m. and a shotgun start at 9 a.m. Entry fees of $30 per person for LPN members and $50 for non-members cover continental breakfast, golf, lunch and awards. A registration form is available here. Call the pro shop for more information. 

LPN Solheim Registration Deadline June 27
The registration deadline for the 14th annual LPN Solheim tournament is June 27. The event will be Sunday, Aug. 25, with a kickoff following women’s league on Aug. 22. “Eat-Sleep-Golf” is the theme for this year’s event, being organized by Captains Danna Krambeer and Susan Thompson. 

Two-person teams will be formed and compete in three formats – six holes each of better ball, alternate shot, and best shot – with three points available in each match. Participants must be LPN members. The entry fee is $65, which covers the cost of a team shirt, prizes, kickoff event, 18-holes of tournament golf and an awards dinner for participants and spouse/significant other. Registration form is here

Early Registration Discount For Iowa Open Pro-Am
The 2013 Brokers International, Ltd. Iowa Open will be played Aug. 16-18 at the LPN, with a pro-am Aug. 15. Through the end of June, a $200 discount is being offered on the normal $1,000 entry fee for a four-person team. Each team gets four gift packs, an Iowa pro on the team, and eight tickets to the Aug. 14 draw party. For information about the pro-am, contact Larry and Mary Hills, 641-755-4382 or larmar@netins.net. A registration form is available here under ProAm Section.

Tournament Details/Results Available Online
Many tournaments are held throughout the season at the LPN. Some are for members only, while others are open to the public. Results of past events, plus details on most upcoming tournaments, are available online

Upcoming Golf Events
June 15: John Gomke Charity Golf Classic

June 16: Father’s Day Golf Tournament

June 20: 2-Gal Invitational
June 21: Friday Couples
June 28: Glow Ball Tournament
August 9 - 11: 19th Annual Irv Gerlich Memorial Ryder Cup
August 25: 14th Annual LPN Solheim