b'OREGON GOLFas well as for its collaborativeoversee the crew during a difficultSo, cheers! Congratulations efforts with local courses and golfseason, all the while maintaining top- and a big thank-you to all of the professionals. The club has quicklynotch course conditions. award winners for what you have grown from 24 to over 100 membersPat Edmundson of Willow Creekaccomplished for the good of the game. and has organized events at over 20Country Club is this years OGAYour achievements will help keep the different courses in Central Oregon.Director of the Year. Pats continuedOGA strong and poised for continued In August, the club ran a charitysupport of OGA programs, hersuccess long into the future!tournament, teaming up club memberscommitment to the dual roles of with local professionals, that raisedHandicap Chair and Director and her $6,300 for Friends of Children ofmany years of dedicated service and Central Oregon and the Boys and Girlstravel have made Pat stand out in her Club of Bend. role. Throughout her many years asBuffalo Peak Golf Course in UnionDirector for Willow Creek, Pat hasHave a question? Contact us!is the 2021 Facility of the Year. Thisbeen an ambassador for the OGA, Eastern Oregon gem was host to thisher club and the Handicap System,OREGON GOLF ASSOCIATIONyears Bob Norquist Oregon Juniorspreading awareness of golf in the2840 Hazelnut Dr.Amateur Championship and hasHeppner community. As a retiredWoodburn, OR 97071already committed to hosting a newschool teacher, Pats attention to503-981-4653junior championship in 2022. With adetail and keen communication styleOGA.orgfield of over 100 junior golfers andhave served her well in her time as their parents heading to a remote areaOGA Director. We will miss Pats20% off your green feeof the state, the OGA was challengedinvolvement as she steps aside at thewith this adwith providing enough volunteers toend of the year to allow another WillowOFFER GOOD FOR UP TO 4 PLAYERS.run the event. Head Professional DanaCreek member to serve as Director. CROOKEDLondin and staff got busy and enlistedThe 2021 Handicap Chair of the a large number of community membersRIVER RANCHand golfers willing to tackle theYear is Bobbi Breslin of RiversideGOLF COURSEGolf and Country Club. As a staunch challenge and spend long hours in thesupporter of the Rules of Golf, BobbiSee why the famous No. 5 Canyon hole summer heat, helping ensure the eventwon the OGAs MOST INTERESTINGtook on the role of Handicap ChairGOLF HOLE in Oregon contest!was a success! at the urging of friends who knew This years Golf Courseshe would do a great job tackling a Superintendent of the Yearneed that had not been previously was awarded to Zach Palmer ofaddressed at her club. Bobbis Summerfield Golf Club. Recognizeddetermination helped educate for his superior work ethic throughoutmembers on a difficult subject, helping a challenging weather season, Zachthem understand the importance of just recently took on the role ofa fair and just handicap system. Her Superintendent and had on-the-job- hard work has helped establish her training while keeping the course inas a knowledgeable and accessible great shape during an extreme heatresource at the club. As a dedicatedJust 40 minutes north of Bend and only 20 from Redmondwave. The membership of Summerfieldsupporter of OGA programs and5195 SW CLUBHOUSE RD TERREBONNE, ORhas remarked at how appreciative theyservices, Bobbi has also been a long- 541.923.6343 are to have had such a hard workertime volunteer for Oregon Junior Golf. crookedriverranchgc.comRV PARK SWIMMING POOL TENNIS COURTSDINING NEARBY ACCOMMODATIONSDEC 2021 |PACIFIC NORTHWEST GOLFER41'