Seabrook Island Club Ocean Winds and Crooked Oaks golf courses have retained their Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary designation. It first received the certification in 1996.

To reach certification a course must demonstrate they are maintaining a high degree of environmental quality in categories that include environmental planning, wildlife and habitat management, outreach and education, chemical use reduction and safety, water conservation and water quality management. Courses go through a recertification process every two years.

S.C. Junior Boys

Jack Parrott of Columbia beat Christian Salzer of Sumter in sudden death to win the South Carolina Golf Association Junior Championship played at Willow Creek in Greer. The two tied with three-round totals of 210. Jamie Wilson of Mount Pleasant tied for sixth at 212 in the 15-17 age group and qualified for the Georgia-South Carolina Team Matches. Drayton Stewart of Charleston finished 10th in the 13-14 age group with a score of 230.

S.C. Junior Girls

Lauren Stephenson of the Country Club of Lexington won the Women's South Carolina Junior Girls Championship played at Columbia Country Club, shooting a three-round total of 209 to finish four strokes ahead of Carly Burkhardt of Greenville Country Club. Kate Harper of Bulls Bay Golf Club finished 13th in the 16-18 age group at 234. In the 13-15 age group, Kathleen Summer of Daniel Island Club finished fifth at 238 while Taylor Mayers of Wescott Plantation was 10th at 263.

Amateur Tour

Jeff Emory won the Championship Flight of the Charleston Golf Week Amateur Tour played at Seabrook Island. Mark Ducker won A Flight in a playoff over Stephen Kauble after both shot 72s; Jason Dores shot 76 to win B Flight; Craig Herring won a playoff over Seat Metzger in C Flight; and Jody Fabian won D Flight.


June 23: Warriors 4 Warriors Foundation golf tournament to benefit local breast cancer survivors and their families, Charleston National Golf Club, visit, email or call (843) 847-6037.

June 24: National Kidney Foundation Golf Classic, Bulls Bay Golf Club, $1,800 per foursome, contact Samantha Wood at (803) 799-3870 ext. 109 or email

Aug. 23: Third annual Coastal Center Cup golf tournament to benefit disabled residents of the Coastal Center, Wescott Plantation, $75 per golfer, entry deadline Aug. 15, contact Richard at (843) 312-4222 or email

Aug. 23: Seventh annual Trip Page Classic benefiting The Citadel Foundation's Roscoe Ashley "Trip" Page III Scholarship Fund, Harbor Course-Wild Dunes Resort, $125 per player, visit

Sept. 16: East Cooper Meals on Wheels Charity Golf Classic, Bulls Bay Golf Club, contact Chris Brooks at (843) 881-9350 or email



David Brown, Charleston Municipal Golf Course, No. 4, 126 yards, 9-iron. Witnesses: Edward Cedar, Ricky Bailey, Aubrey Alexander.

Charlie Sears, Links Course-Wild Dunes Resort, No. 12, 158 yards, 8-iron. Witnesses: Mike Carroll, Joel Dante, Brad Hinson.

Jim Williams, Cassique-Kiawah Island Club, No. 13, 163 yards, 5-hybrid. Witnesses: Ken Decko, Tom Gill.


Kevin Gorsline, Dunes West Golf and River Club, No. 12, 135 yards, pitching wedge. Witnesses: Mike Spiker, Drew Spiker, Nick Barth.

James Thomas, Plantation Course at Edisto, No. 12, 122 yards, pitching wedge. Witnesses: James Williams, James O. Williams, John Williams.

Nick Tozzi, Cassique-Kiawah Island Club, No. 5, 130 yards, 9-iron. Witnesses: Hiram Silfa, Robbie Crawford, Sean Eberhart.

A hole-in-one should be reported by the golf course. Contact Tommy Braswell at (843) 937-5591, fax (843) 937-5579 or email