MAY 2022 


Peterson claims County Golf title…

    Travis Peterson shot rounds of 71-69–140 to capture first place in the Championship Flight of the 2022 Sonoma County Open earlier this month at Foxtail Golf Course in Rohnert Park.

   Sonoma State senior Lexi Nielson claimed the Women’s Champion, shooting 79-74—153.

Travis Peterson shot rounds of 71-69—140 to win title

Here are the championship results and results from all other flights, as provided by Foxtail GM Christopher Gay, PGA.

Championship Flight

1-Travis Peterson 71-69-140

2-Griffin Quon 74-70-144

3-Casey Hackett 72-74-146

4-Costa Tzikas 72-75-147

5-Clayton Farris 73-76-149


Women’s Championship Flight: from left, Sabrina Virtiusio, Natalei Brugler, Madison Beckett, Champion Lexi Nielsen and Erin Martens

Women’s Championship

1-Lexi Nielsen 79-74-153

2t-Madison Beckett 82-75-157

2t- Erin Martens – 75-82-157

4- Natalie Brugler -87-82-169

5- Isabella Liwanag – 89-87-76

Men’s Gross Flight

1 – Karl Moberg 75-78-153

2 – Brett Bowman 74-81-155

3 – Ryan Parker 76-80-156

4 – Jason Sullivan 82-80-162

5 – Kalen Rosselli 87-76-163


 Men’s Net Flight

1 – Jacob Elliott 67-68-135

2 – Gordan Jesus 75-70-145

3t – Erich Zuver 74-75-149

3t – Rick Peters 78-71-149

3t  – Kenneth Wong 69-80-149


Senior Gross Flight

1-Philip Yim 71-70-141

2-John Jaramillo 70-74-144

3-Bob Johnson 74-75-149

4 – Christopher Bott 75-77-152

5-Michael Lisle 81-75-156


Senior Net Flight

1-Mike Johnson 71-65-136

2t-Rick Gernetti 70-71-141

2t-Kent Veale 68-73-141

4 Doug Meiswinkel 71-72-143

5-Brian Benn 71-76-147

Super Senior Gross Flight

1-Les Mitsuoka 71-72-143

2-Chris Williams 75-77-152

3- Greg O’Malley 73-80-153

4 – Michael Donnelly 74-81-155

5 – Parris Lindgren 75-82-157


 Super Senior Net Flight

1 – Steve Vail 70-64-134

2-Ted Shearer 73-70-143

3 Dennis Wilkinson 72-72-144

4t David Burns 71-74-145

4t – Wayne Cameron 66-79-145

  Congratulations to the winners, and all the competitors.


On the local golf menu . . .

FRIDAY, JUNE 3, 11:30 AM

Sonoma County Farm Bureau’s 20th Annual Golf Tournament

At Windsor Golf Club


 Open to the public

   “Polish up your swing for a great day on the green at Windsor Golf Course. Fun team and individual prizes, course activities and awards dinner included in the registration. 

    “Funds raised from this tournament provide advocacy, education, training, and services for the benefit of the agricultural industry, agricultural youth activities, and the community.”


Short Game Bootcamp . . .

Jessica Reese Quayle

   One-day short-game clinic at Santa  Rosa G&CC designed to give you the foundation for significantly dropping your scores around the greens. 2.5 hours of putting, chipping, and pitching on June 9th. 9:00-11:30. Member price $125, Non-Member price $150. Space limited.

Go to:



Ukiah Twilight League

Play Begins June 7th-8th

Format: This is a 9 Hole Team Event with 4 other players from a team playing another team of 4 players. Each team plays once per week throughout the summer with all teams playing Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

 Play starts at 5pm each day

 Final roster of no more than 8 players must be submitted by June 28th

The top 4 teams from each league will advance to the playoffs to determine the overall winner

Formats Will Be:

Match Play, 2-man scramble, 4-man scramble

Must be a Ukiah Men’s Golf Club Member, 18 years of age, with an established handicap index as of June 1st

Entry Fee:

$300 per team, checks payable to UMGC

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