New Palms to Pines Golf Association’s Chuck Alkire (the happy guy on the right) after beating Bob Stearns (left) last week. Photo by Les Widerynski

Jim Crandall, Palms to Pines Golf Association handicap chair, provided this report about the 2012 championship held last weeek at the Oak Valley Golf Course in Beaumont.


2012 Playoffs
Chuck Alkire is the new club champion of Idyllwild’s Palms to Pines Golf Association.

Alkire upset Bob Stearns in a close match at the Oak Valley Golf Course last week, 2 holes up with one to play.

Alkire finished the 2011-12 season tied for fourth among all the Association’s participants and Stearns had finished at the top of the points list.

Alkire will go on to play in the Southern California Golf Association Tournament of Club Champions in December.

The club is a member of the Southern California Golf Association and is sanctioned to establish SCGA handicaps for members.

If you are interested in joining the club or playing as a guest, please contact Crandall at [email protected] or (951) 265-5732, or Pete Capparelli at [email protected] or (951) 452-5552.