Monthly Archives: May 2015

Junior World of Golf

Our club is will be holding a qualifying tournament for the Optimist International Junior World of Golf. This tournament is FREE and open to youth golfers aged between 10 and 18. There will also be refreshments provided free of charge. Winners of the divisions may move on to the State Tournament with the possibility of advancing to a national event. There is no preregistration other than the day of the event. The tournament will be held on Monday, June 8th at the Binder Park Golf Course. Long-time club member, John Peruzze, is again chairing the event.  For more information and pictures from last year’s event, please click on Junior Golf under Youth Service Projects on the website Home Page plus open the link below to view this year’s flyer.

Optimist Golf 2015


Student of the Month

Our club’s general meeting on April 30th honored five Harper Creek High School Students of the Month. The recognized students are selected from the senior class by Harper Creek High School teachers. Meals were provided for the students and their family members present. Club member and Harper Creek  Schools Superintendent Rob Ridgeway introduced the students and each gave a brief talk about their high school experiences and future plans.

The February “Student of the Month” is Cole Schneider. He is pictured below with his parents Alan and Rebecca Schneider. 2015-04-OptimistStudentSchneider2

The March “Student of the Month” is Quinton Berning. He is pictured below with his parents Gary and Laurie Berning.2015-04-OptimistStudentBerning

The April “Co-Student of the Month” is Heather McDaniels. She is pictured below with her mother Mary Ann McDaniels.2015-04-OptimistStudentMcDaniels1

The April “Co-Student of the Month” is Grayson DeYoung. He is pictured below with his parents Shawn DeYoung and Michele Ware.2015-04-OptimistStudentDeYoung

The May “Student of the Month” is Maria Schneider. She was unable to attend the meeting.

Pictured below are the recognized students with their honorary plaques: (L-R) Quinton Berning, Heather McDaniels, Cole Schneider and Grayson DeYoung.2015-04-OptimistStudentOfMonth2