Sports Briefs – July 25, 2018

Sprint boats competitions set for July 28-29

Tickets and reserved camping spots for the two upcoming sprint boat races on Saturday, July 28, and Saturday, Sept. 29, at Extreme Sports Park are available online at

Ticket prices are now $25 for adults (ages 16 and older); $20 for seniors (55 and older) and the military; $15 for kids ages 6-15 and free for youths age 5 and younger.

Camping fees are $30 for Friday through Sunday and $40 for Thursday through Sunday.

Pit passes are available at the event only for an additional $5.

Canopy spots and VIP passes are available by calling Kelie Morrison at 360-460-2601.

Sequim man sinks hole-in-one at Cedars

Scott Aughtry of Sequim sunk a hole-in-one on July 16 at The Cedars at Dungeness. Aughtry used a 9-iron to sink the 147-yard shot on the fourth hole. Aughtry witnessed Glenn Singer of Port Angeles sink a hole-in-one on July 10 on the 17th hole, too. For Aughtry’s shot, Glenn Songen of Port Angeles, Robin Read of Port Angeles and others witnessed the feat.

Plan ahead for Sunland ‘Drive for the Cure’

Sunland Golf and Country Club hosts its annual “Drive for the Cure” golf tournament and luncheon on Saturday, September 15th.

The game is a modified scramble with a 9 a.m. shotgun start for 18 holes of play and an 11a.m. start time for those wishing to play nine holes. Men and women may sign up as a team of four or sign up individually and the pro shop will make up teams. Mixed teams of men and women are welcome.

Costs include $65 for 18 holes and $50 for nine holes with lunch and a Mulligan/Magic Putt included. Cart rental is $16 per seat for 18 holes and $10 per seat for nine holes. Non-golfers are encouraged to attend the luncheon which starts at 1:30 p.m. for $20.

Funds minus expenses go to the Olympic Medical Center Foundation to enable local women to receive mammograms when they do not have insurance or the means to pay for a mammogram. An anonymous Sunland donor will match funds raised $1 for every $3 up to last year’s total of $4,650, and $1 for every $1 raised over that amount.

Additional fund raising avenues include: a putting contest; raffles for gift baskets. Make checks to OMC (Olympic Medical Center) Foundation. Cash and check donations can be brought to the Sunland Pro Shop the day of the event. Sign up by noon Monday, Sept. 10th. For additional information, call Cheryl Coulter at 360-681-2796.