Sports Briefs


Zbaraschuk wins Lacey junior tourney

Zoei Zbaraschuk, a junior at Sequim High School, topped the field in the all girls division at the Olympia Junior Open at The Golf Club at Hawks Prairie in Lacey Aug. 25-26.

Zbaraschuk finished with a two-round total of 156 (81-75), easily outpacing runner-up Jackie Brown of Spanaway by seven strokes.

The Sequim golfer, who finished seventh at the state 2A tournament this May, also sank her first eagle on day one. Her second day score of 75 was her lowest round in competition.

SkyRidge Golf hosts annual 3-person scramble

SkyRidge Golf Course’s sixth-annual three-person scramble is slated for a 9 a.m. shotgun start on Sept. 13 at the course, 7015 Old Olympic Highway.

Cost is $120 per team (honey pot is extra).

The event includes awards for gross and net division winners, tee prizes, team KPs, long putt award and lunch after play.

Only the first 22 teams to sign up will play.

For more information to register, call the SkyRidge pro shop at 683-3673.

Punt, pass, kick event comes to Port Angeles

The Port Angeles Recreation Division hosts the 2008 NFL Pepsi Punt, Pass, & Kick Competition at 1 p.m., Sept. 14 at Civic Field in Port Angeles.

The Punt, Pass & Kick Competition is a football skills competition for boys and girls of ages 8-15 (as of Dec. 31, 2008).

All equipment will be provided. No football shoes/cleats/turf shoes are allowed; only gym shoes with soft soles are permitted.

There is no fee to participate.

Top male and female finishers from each age group advance to the sectional competition. Participants are asked to bring a copy of their birth certificate.

For more information, call Dan Estes at 417-4557.