The Birchbank Ladies Golf Club held their annual Sweepstakes Tournament on Tuesday July 4th. Thirty-eight golfers from several courses in the West Kootenay’s teed off in a 9:30 shotgun start under hot sunny skies. Pictured are Sharon Orlando of the Birchbank Ladies Golf Club (left), overall low net winner (by retrogression) with a 67, and Wanda Flack of the Christina Lake Golf Club, overall low gross winner with an 81. Runner-up low gross with an 84 was Terry Van Horn of Birchbank; runner-up low net with a 67 was Dana Haas of Birchbank. Flight winners were: Flight 1 – Sophia Park, Birchbank, low gross 85; Maureen Elliott, Birchbank, low net 70; Flight 2 – Charlyne Tees, Granite Pointe, low gross (by retrogression) 96; Karen Hubert, Birchbank, low net 71; Flight 3 – Valerie Horkoff, Christina Lake, low gross 97; Brenda O’Donaughy, Birchbank, low net 68.