Smithers Golf Club


2019 Northern Open Results

63rd Smithers Golf Club Men’s Northern Open August 30-September 2 2019

With a three-day total score of 221, Otto Koldyk captured the 2019 Men’s Northern Open held at the Smithers Golf Club on Labour Day weekend. Darren Grange from Houston earned overall low net honours with a net 200 score.

A field of 119 golfers contended in this year’s tournament sixteen more than last year. Prizes went to the best four gross and net scores in A Flight (Hcp 0-6), B Flight (Hcp 7-9), C Flight (Hcp 10-14), D Flight (Hcp 15-18) and E Flight (Hcp 19+). Best gross and net scores amongst non-prize winners in each flight on Monday also received lap prizes.

Thanks to Smithers Golf Club Pro John Pierce and his pro shop staff Greg Richter, Dona Thomas, and Shannon Malbeuf for registration and draw. Thanks to Noir Food Services employees Erin Young, Steve Meerdink and staff for excellent kitchen and bar service. Thanks to Steve Kerbrat and his greenskeeping crew for remarkable golf course conditions. Thanks to Trevor Sandberg for procuring prizes, Gord Munro for budgeting, preparing the program, and arranging food catering, Bill Maskiewich for running the reverse draw, Dennis Rasmussen for draw and scorekeeping, and Dana Atagi for tabulating deuce pot winners. Thanks to volunteer scorekeepers Janie Olson, Joanne Maxwell, Cyndy Hooper, Hope Lutz, Judy Morgan, Wendy Pierce, and Carmen Richter. Thanks Janice Malkow for announcing tee times. Thanks to Don Malkow, Rick Malkow, and Allen Davies for running the chipping contest. Thanks to Charlie Northrup for arranging hole-in-one ball spotters and for setting out and collecting LD and KP markers. Thanks to Bruce Graff for collecting markers. Thanks to Jane Hethrington, Kate Daniels-Howard, Don Olson, and the Ladies Club for organizing fundraising. Thanks to our many faithful sponsors Double B Excavating, Twin Valley Motor Inn, Bulkley Valley Credit Union, Bulkley Valley Financial Services, Bulkley Valley Insurance Services, Hoskins Ford, Bulkley Valley Printers, Frontier Chrysler, Boston Pizza, Canadian Tire, Smithers Timber Mart, Evergreen Industrial, Oscar’s Source for Adventure, Castle Building Supplies, Glacier View Satellite, Coast Mountain GM, Speedee Printers/Mills Office Productivity, SportChek, Outdoor Essentials, Smithers Brewery, Telkwa Coal, and Smithers Golf Club Pro Shop.


Gross Prizes


Dylan Kerbrat 222

Scott Rigler 224

Kyle Dickson 228


Pat Scott 233 CB



Don Olson 224

John Yousko 235 CB

Steve Kerbrat 236


Mike Kerbrat 247 CB



Augie Penner 249

Ron VanDriel 251

Colin Bell 256


Perry Lindstrom 257 CB



John Howard 262 CB

George Veenstra 262 CB

Larry Steinke 266


Jim Cameron 269



Dennis Rasmussen 274

Tom Duffin 277

Larry Hope 280


Harvey Gunanoot 284


Net Prizes


Bill Maskiewich 211

Dennis Williams 213

Pierre Butz 216


Dave Johnstone 220



Jeremy Dumont 205

Tanner Olson 211

Trev Deschamps 216


Ervin Himech 222 CB



Malcolm MacMillan 210

Bruce Poulin 218

Dana Atagi 219 CB


Mark Grabowski 219 CB



Dale Glass 212

Des McKinnon 216 CB

Kelly Jones 216 CB


John MacMillan 221



Gary McKinnon 208

Don McMillan 212

Andrew Pratte 213


Clinton Michell 221 CB


Gross Lap Prizes Net Lap Prizes


Arlen Deschamp 73

Dustin Kerbrat 71


Rob Kerbrat 80 CB

Gene Kerbrat 73 CB


Greg Richter 81

Justin Carreiro 73 CB


Glenn Skuggedal 87

Denys Baldock 71


Ed Carefoot 95 CB

Mark Bandstra 71

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