Throwback to 1970: Locals Capture PWGA Flights

 

Locals Capture PWGA Flights

Originally published by Rogel Amaral, Sports Editor, 1970

 MESDAMES LAPHAM (L), WESTON ADMIRE MILDRED JUDE'S GOLD WATCH  Miss Jude won Pacific Women's Golf Association Championship

MESDAMES LAPHAM (L), WESTON ADMIRE MILDRED JUDE'S GOLD WATCH

Miss Jude won Pacific Women's Golf Association Championship

Two women golfers managed to save face for localities as out-of-towners captured the majority of honors yesterday in the Pacific Women's Golf Association's championships at Silver Pines.

Kit Christensen of Sunol Valley won the second flight end Mrs. Kenneth Flynn of Silver Pines the eight flight to prevent a complete blanking for local women golfers.

Mildred Jude of Alameda defeated Mrs. Donald Smith of San Mateo 6 and 5 to capture the championship flight. It was played over 36 holes.

CHAMPIONSHIP FLIGHT

Mildred Smith, Alameda, def. Mrs. Donald Smith, San Mateo, 6 and 5.

FIRST FLIGHT

Mesdames Larry Delgado, Hayward def. Sam Prusoff, Shark's Park. 

SECOND FLIGHT

Kit Christensen, Sunol Valley, def. Mrs. Willard Weston, Tilden Park.

THIRD FLIGHT

Mesdames Walden Laphan, Concord, def. Charles Vincent, Indian Valley.

FOURTH FLIGHT

Mesdames Paul Hoppe, Alameda, def. Darrell First, San Mateo.

FIFTH FLIGHT

Mesdames Herman Wrist, San Mateo, def. Thomas Cleaver, Skywest.

SIXTH FLIGHT

Mesdames Cliff Risch, Chalakes, def. Mike Cobb, Riverside.

SEVENTH FLIGHT

Mesdames William Butler, San Ramon, def. Walter Chalmers, Concord.

EIGHT FLIGHT

Mesdames Kenneth Flynn, Silver Pines, def. Harold Nickels, San Mateo.

NINTH FLIGHT

Mesdames James Agnew, Sonoma, def. Roy Olson, San Mateo