Wednesday , 6 July 2022

Jr. A Pontiacs Golf Scramble approaching

Grab the golf clubs and prepare to hit the links on Saturday, May 28th for the Bonnyville Jr. A Pontiacs 2 Person Golf Scramble.

Associate General Manager Neil Langridge said it’s meant to be a fun event to support the club, and encourages golfers of any skill level to come out and have fun.

“This will be the sixth annual Bonneville Pontiacs golf scramble,” said Langridge. “We’re doing a two person event like we did similar to the one we did last August. But we’re super excited this year to be back in May when we always do it, the first tournament of the year, for the Bonnyville Golf and Country Club.” 

There are many great prizes to be won at the event, including golf-related, barbeques, and gift cards, just to name a few. The 2 person scramble is sponsored by Apex Valve, while the Crown & Derby Neighborhood Inn are providing the meal sponsorship.

It’s a full day event, that features a ladies division once again.

“It’s about getting out supporting your local junior hockey team, but at the same time getting out and enjoying the outdoors,” said Langridge. 

“You don’t have to be good at golf. This tournament is about having fun getting out and just enjoying the the beautiful course we have in Bonnyville.”

The cost to register is $160, which includes a golfer’s green fees, cart, and supper. There are a maximum of 70 teams that can register for the event.

A blind calcutta which also liven things up with a 75 per cent payout, not to mention a Hole in One contest for $30,000.

It’s happening Saturday, May 28 at the Bonnyville Golf & Country Club.

To register for the event, find the link on the Bonnyville Pontiacs Facebook page, or go through Event Caddy here.

Bonnyville Pontiacs Golf Scramble 2022.

About Michael Menzies

Menzies is the editor-at-large for Connected Media Inc. Born and raised in Vermilion, he started in May 2018 during his NAIT Radio and Television practicum and reports on local politics, sports, and community issues. He became the Bonnyville Pontiacs play-by-play voice during the 2019-20 season. He also comments on provincial and national issues. Menzies hosts Connected! Evening Monday-Thursday at 5 o’clock. He also likes to buy books and read some of them.