Junior golf program offered at Bear Creek
The Bear Creek Golf Course is currently accepting registrations for juniors wishing to enroll in the summer junior golf programs.
The main program runs from May 20 through August 15 with weekly instruction and golf. Meeting times are Tuesday mornings for advanced and beginning juniors, and Wednesday morning for intermediate.
Fees are $150 for the basic membership, which includes golf lesson days, and $225, which includes unlimited play throughout the summer.
Bear Creek also offers week-long camps for those unable to commit to a long program, running from Monday-Friday from 10-11:30 a.m. Camp dates are June 26-30, July 17-21 and August 7-11 with a $65 fee per junior.
For more information contact Bear Creek Golf Course at 773-1822.
Golf tourney slated to benefit symphony
Eagle Point Golf Course will host Tournament 2000 on May 20 to benefit the Rogue Valley Symphony.
Cost for the tournament is $75, which includes green fees, golf cart, lunch with live music and a tax-deductible Rogue Valley Symphony membership.
For information and registration forms, call Francis Van Ausdal at the Rogue Valley Symphony office, 552-6354.
Carlson rolls 709 series, 300 game
Jimmy Carlson, 23, of Medford started off slow, but ended with a flourish in the Pro Am League at Medford Lanes Thursday.
Carlson, the 1995 junior bowler of the year, completed a 709 series with his fourth career 300-game.
Carlson began with games of 195 and 214 before his perfect game to complete the series.
Carlson, who carries a 213 league average, rolled a 300 game less than a month ago at Caveman Bowl in Grants Pass.