b'Want to see some good golf?Our little corner of the golf universe will be busy this season, hosting a number of national and high-profile championships. And if you want to get a little more involved, visit their respective websites for volunteer opportunities.PACIFIC COAST AMATEURU.S. WOMENS AMATEURJULY 19-22 AUGUST 8-14Columbia Edgewater Country Club Chambers BayPortland, Ore. University Place, Wash.PacificCoastAmateur.com ChambersBayGolf.com Chambers BayU.S. JUNIOR AMATEUR BOEING CLASSICJULY 25-30 AUGUST 12-14Bandon Dunes Golf Resort Club at Snoqualmie Ridge WILDHORSE LADIES GOLF CLASSICBandon, Ore. Snoqualmie, Wash. SEPTEMBER 2-4BandonDunesGolf.com BoeingClassic.com Wildhorse Golf CourseCANADIAN MENS AMATEUR ALBERTSONS BOISE OPEN Pendleton, Ore.AUGUST 1-4 AUGUST 18-21 WildhorseResort.com Point Grey Golf and Country Club Hillcrest Country Club For full championship schedules of (co-host: Seymour Golf and Country Club) Boise, Idaho your respective association:Vancouver, B.C. AlbertsonsBoiseOpen.comthePNGA.orgPointGreyGolf.com CIRCLING RAVEN CHAMPIONSHIPBritishColumbiaGolf.orgCANADIAN JUNIOR BOYS AMATEUR AUGUST 26-28IdahoGA.orgAUGUST 7-10 Circling Raven Golf ClubOGA.orgRivershore Golf Links Worley, IdahoWAgolf.orgKamloops, B.C. CDAcasino.com/golfPNWPGA.com RivershoreGolfLinks.comBruce Cuddno finer golfer, no finer manBruce Cudd, who forged anand 1954 Oregon Open, defeating the regions unmatched amateur golf careerPGA professionals. He repeated as Oregon that led eventually to his inductionOpen champion in 1955.into the PNGA Hall of Fame,Bruce won the 1954 Western Amateur, passed away on May 2, 2022. Heheld that year at Seattles Broadmoor Golf was 88. Club, which clinched his selection for the 1955 A born and raised Oregonian, BruceU.S. Walker Cup team. He was also named to four was a local legend who competed at theMorse Cup teams and eight Hudson Cup teams, and highest levels of amateur golf. During the 1950s, heplayed in four Masters Tournaments (1954-1957). was at the pinnacle of competitive golf and was wellIn the mid-1960s, Bruce played briefly on the known on the national and international stage. PGA TOUR, before regaining his amateur status. Bruce was introduced to the game by his father,He was inducted into the Pacific Northwest Golf whom he accompanied to the practice range andHall of Fame in 1991. He was also inducted into assisted as a caddie. As a junior golfer, Brucethe Oregon Sports Hall of Fame and the Columbia bought a $45 yearly pass that allowed unlimitedEdgewater Country Club Hall of Fame, of which he play on Portlands municipal courses.was a member for 70 years. Bruce began by winning the Oregon Amateur inAs fine as his amateur career was, he was an 1952 and 1953. He was a finalist in the 1952 Oregoneven finer gentleman and friend to all.Coast Invitational, a finalist in the 1952 and 1953 PNGA Mens Amateur, and a semifinalist in theRemembrances can be made to the Evans 1953 U.S. Amateur.Scholars Foundation. Visit WGAESF.org or mail He cemented his name in the regions golfdonation to Evans Scholars Foundation, 2501 community by winning the 1953 Northwest OpenPatriot Blvd, Glenview, IL 60026.JUNE 2022 |PACIFIC NORTHWEST GOLFER11'