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Cantiague Park Senior Men’s Golf News: August 15, 2013

The Cantiague Park Senior Men’s Golf League had its 8th tournament on Aug. 8, with 26 golfers . Seven golfers scored under 40, including a brilliant 33 by Charles Hong. Low overall score was won by Jim Fitzpatrick with a 35, his best score of the year.

Please note: There will be no early outs from this point on. Club golfers who do not wait for the 7:30 a.m. start will lose rights to winning any prize money or points. Golfers who must be the first out at 7:30 a.m. will be accommodated. A new rule will also be imposed that you must play your round with club members only or default your score.

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Low Actual Score—Jim Fitzpatrick (35)

Low Overall Net—Bob Kann (26) won by tie-breaker

Low Flight A—Geoff Tripp (26)

2nd Low Flight A—Bob Evans (27)

Longest Drive—Dave Malle

Closest to the Pin—Bob Evans

Low Flight B—John Dillavore (28)

2nd Low Flight (B)—John Valsecchi (27)

Leaders in points scored for Club Champion are Charlie Hong (23) John Bosco (17)  Bob Kann (17) four tied with 15 - Evans, Malle, Macaluso, Pekarek - 3 tied with 14. Prizes for winning overall club Champ will be 1st $50;  2nd $40; 3rd $30; 4th $20.

The next tournament will be on Thursday, Aug. 22. Sign-in will be promptly at 7:30 a.m. Rain date is Friday, Aug. 23, same time.  Match play began on July 11. Prizes for match play are 1st $80; 2nd $40; 3rd $20. Third will be determined by playoff of third and fourth place finishers. 4th place finisher gets a hand shake from the secretary and treasurer, and a doughnut.

Competition on the nine-hole course is divided into two divisions. Flight A is for players with a handicap of 13 or lower. Flight B is for players with a handicap of 14 or more.  The league is a 100 percent handicap league. Any man 55 years or older is eligible for membership. If you are interested in joining the league for next year, call John Bosco at 516-512-0050 for information. League includes an optional  match play competition beginning in July and includes recognition of a yearly overall club champion by awarding points throughout the year. There are numerous opportunities for cash prizes for individual achievement utilizing your handicap in every tournament.  In the event of inclement weather, call 516-512-0050.

(Score-Handicap-Net Score-New Handicap-Points)

Charlie Acerra 42-11-31-11-14

John Agnoli DNP - 25 -5

John Bosco 44 -13-31- 13-17

Jim Caffrey DNP-13-6

Bruce Danen 41-7-34-7-5

Jim Daugherty DNP -10- 6

John Dilavore 5-17-28-17-9

Bob Evans 36-9-27-7-15

Jim Fitzpatrick 35-10-25-9-7

Warren Gallagher DNP -19-1

Mike Galgano DNP -24-3      

Pete Guerra 44-9-35-9-12

Mike Guerriero 41-12-29-12-9    

George Hatalsky DNP - 17-4      

Charles Hong 33-4-29-4-23  

Ken Hymes DNP - 9-6

Joe Iavaroni  DNP-22-13

Bob Kann 43-17-26-15-17

Pete Kerr  47-14-33-15-6

Sevald Knudsen DNP -11-3

Pat Lehane DNP - 10-5

Walter Ludewig DNP- 58-22-36-23-9

Tony Macaluso 57-22-35-22-15

Dave Malle 38-6-32-7-15

Andrew Malone DNP -14-5

Ted Marukawa 43-11-32=11-12

Augie Moschitto DNP -14-1

Jim Murphy DNP-16-7

Jim O’Brien 39-10-29-10-9

Tom Parker DNP -14-6  

Rudy Pekarek 39-10-29-9-15

Walter Pietsch 43-11-32-11-10

Al Poggioli 47-15-32-17-8

Bob Powers DNP- 14-10

Jack Prunty DNP-17-6

Bob Ross DNP-9-6     

George Rottkamp 56-21-35-23-7

Frank Russo DNP - 21-0

Joe Sander DNP - 21-12

Kent Schreiber 49-16-33-19-9

Jerry Skaee 42-11-31-11-10

Don Sterling 42-12-30-11-14

Geoff Tripp 37-11-26-10-14

John Valsecchi 48-21-27-20-4

Dom Vissicchio 48-15-33-15-11

Match Play continues. The handicap you had at beginning of match play remains static for the tournament. The changes in your handicap for purposes of regular prizes may change from week to week. Golfers advancing: Rudi Pekarek vs. Geoff Tripp; Mike Guerriero vs. James O’Brien. The winner of this match will play Walter Pietsch.

News

A group of Levittown parents are voicing their concerns with letting their children walk to school, since it would mean they would continue to cross Hempstead Turnpike.

 

“My kid has to cross [Hempstead Tpke.] daily without a crossing guard,” said Division Avenue parent Wendy Lantigua. 

 

For Lantigua and others, the dangers of Hempstead Turnpike became all to real after 13-year-old Brianna Soplin was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver, last June. Not to mention the fact that another 14-year-old Levittown student suffered multiple injuries after being struck in hit-and-run, last February. 

On Sept. 14, Hempstead town officials joined family and friends of fallen New York City paramedic Rudy Havelka, to unveil the re-dedication of Birch Lane in Levittown. 

While surviving the World Trade Center attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, Havelka wou ld later die of an illness related to his service at Ground Zero.


Sports

The annual One Love Long Island (OLLI) Yoga Festival takes place at the Sands Point Preserve on Sunday, Sept. 21 from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. All profits will be donated to organizations that support survivors of human trafficking, locally and globally. 

 

The festival will unite 16 Long Island yoga studio communities in a round robin of the traditional yogic practice of 108 Sun Salutations from 9:30 a.m. to noon, whose offerings will look to create long-term and sustainable solutions to eradicate the human trafficking epidemic by raising funds and awareness for the cause.  

As a fitness coach and a mother, Melissa Monteforte of Locust Valley knows how important it is to stay healthy, and how difficult it can be for women to make themselves, and their health, a priority. Wanting to help women take charge and feel more in control, she organized the Fit & Healthy Mamas Annual 5K run, now in its third year, which took place on Saturday, Sept. 13 at Eisenhower Park in East Meadow.

 

“I felt like running was the best outlet when I became a mother; it’s such a great way to get fit and feel healthy and I wanted to share that with other moms,” says Monteforte, 31. “I wanted women to feel celebrated, no matter their fitness level, and to put their health first.”


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