​                                                                                                       MEADOWLARK WOMEN’S GOLF CLUB
                                                                                                        General Meeting Minutes August 2, 2017


The meeting was called to order by the President, Bonnie Roohk, at 1:40 pm with 21 members present.

NEWS OF MEMBERS:  Four members are under the weather and would appreciate cards and emails:  Audrey Radle – recovering from a small stroke; Kathy O’Steen -nursing an injured knee; and Carol Kofahl, whose mother became seriously ill, had to withdraw from the Club Championship to care for her. At the meeting, members signed a “get well” card for Yen Otsubo, who is battling cancer.                                

SECRETARY’S REPORT: Jane Ryan: The minutes of the July 5th meeting have been posted on the bulletin board and website and were approved by acclamation.

TREASURER’S REPORT: Joyce Nagatani:
Joyce reported cash on hand 

WEEKLY TOUNAMENT: Yvonne Rochester:  
There were quite a few golfers vying for July’s Low Net Golfer.
Yvonne finally came up with a winner -  Dorothy De Mutis  - with a 68!

MONTHLY TOURNAMENT: Sheila Blyth: 

•    The Club Championship is the July Monthly Tournament. Shelia announced the “End of Sizzling Summer Tournament” for the month of September. The date is Sept. 13th.

HANDICAP-PUB LINKS: Barbara Rechlin: 

•    Courses available for the September Association Play Day are:

       Rancho Maria   -  Sterling Hills     -  Birch Hills  -  Sierra Lakes  - Westlake Village

        La Mirada - $42/w/cart      -   Rec Park - $48 w/cart       -    San Clemente - $51 w/cart 

•    Meadowlark winners from the June Association Play Day

INDUSTRY HILLS                  NAVY                       SAN JUAN HILLS

 Jackie Minnis                          Sheila Blyth                 Peggy Bachlor

 Penny Braer                            Michele Hardy             Bonnie Roohk

 Debbie Potter                                                              Donna DeWit

                                                                                     Joyce Nagatani

                                                                                     Carol Smith


•    Barbara has posted a notice about the SENIOR TOURNAMENT at Sierra Lakes Golf Club on Sept 25th. Entry fee is $103 and entries open Aug 14th and close Aug. 18th.

•    Many Meadowlark golfers played in the Lakewood Women’s Golf Tournament on July 20th; but there was only one winner – Congratulations to Joyce Nagatani who placed 1st in her flight!
                                                         AND
Joyce was also the Most Improved Golfer for July! She dropped from 24.6 to 23.4!


•    Carol Kofahl ran the golf tournament for the Alamitos Bay Yacht Club fundraiser and Ann Williams scored an EAGLE!

OLD BUSINESS: Peggy Bachlor reported on the plans and committees for the upcoming Member/Guest

Play Day on August 23rd. There are 84 golfers signed up to play

NEW BUSINESS:  Bonnie presented a new version for our 2018 membership applications that will reflect the changes needed for Meadowlark to join the SCGA next year. The changes will also require a revision to the budget and plans for participation in Pub Links 

SOCIAL: Barbara Negrete and Debbie Potter
•    Debbie reminded us to participate in the August 17th Fundraiser at Rodrigo’s. 
•    Debi Rodden won the Birthday drawing.  – a free round of golf.

RAFFLE: Sarah Nardacci conducted the 50/50 raffle. Winners were: Sally Jacobs, Debi Rodden, Yvonne Rochester, Bonnie Roohk, and Carol Smith.

ADJOURNMENT: 2:23pm.

Respectfully Submitted, Jane Ryan, Secretary