Friday, March 6, 2015

Sports briefs: Annual Peace Officers Memorial set to tee off

From page B2 | August 26, 2014 |

There’s still time to enter the Yolo County Peace Officers Memorial fourth annual Golf Classic, to be held Friday, Sept. 5, at the Wild Wings Golf Club in Woodland.

Members of the public are invited to participate in this fundraising event. Proceeds will go toward maintenance of the Peace Officers Memorial in Woodland and a memorial scholarship fund.

The entry fee is $90 per golfer and $360 per team. This price includes 18 holes golf with cart, range balls, lunch and dinner. Additional dinner tickets may be purchased for $24 for non-golfers. Mulligan’s and raffle tickets will be sold at registration and at the dinner.

The format is a four-person scramble.

Registration will begin at 10:30 a.m. with a shotgun start at noon. Longest-drive and closest-to-the-hole contests are scheduled. Additionally Hoblit Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram of Woodland has donated a car or truck should anyone make a hole in one at the designated par-3 hole.

Hole sponsorships from $100 to $1,000 are invited, and businesses and organizations are welcome to donate raffle prizes.

The Yolo County Retired Peace Officers Association is a nonprofit foundation. Tax-deductible donations may be sent to the Yolo County Retired Peace Officers Memorial Fund, P. O. Box 8027, Woodland, CA 95776.
For more information, call Lee Refsland at 530-632-3592 or Bob Jones at 530-662-7722 or visit

UCD women’s swimming

Four home duals along with an open meet highlight this year’s schedule for the three-time defending Mountain Pacific Sports Federation champion UC Davis women’s swimming and diving team, head coach Barbara Jahn announced Monday.

Coming off back-to-back league crowns and an unbeaten dual season (9-0) for the first time in school history, Jahn and her charges kick off the season at home with the annual Blue-Gold Intrasquad scrimmage on Oct. 11 before officially opening the year with a dual against longtime rival San Jose State on Oct. 17 at the Schaal Aquatic Center.

Against the Spartans, the Aggies will don pink swim caps to support breast cancer awareness and research, collecting donations at the door and proceeds from a post-meet swim clinic.

Dating back to a double-dual split against UCLA (L, 135-119) and Washington State (W, 139-119) on Nov. 2, 2012, UCD has combined to win its last 16 consecutive duals.

The swimmers then head to the Pacific Invitational on Oct. 18 — the first of three consecutive dates on the road which also includes a dual with Fresno State along with the divers, and a double-dual in Los Angeles against MPSF rivals Loyola Marymount and San Diego.

Home meets against Nevada (Nov. 8) and conference foe BYU (Nov. 15) follow on consecutive weekends before the Aggies close out the fall portion of their schedule with the divers heading to the three-day Wildcat Diving Invitational in Tucson, Arizona, on Nov. 21-23, and the swimmers competing in the Lone Star State as part of the Texas Invitational in Austin on Dec. 4-6.

For the first time since 2007, UCD will host an open meet to kick off the second half of its schedule with the Aggie Open on Jan. 10, one of just four events prior to the MPSF Championships in mid-February. The Aggies’ divers head to the Bruin Diving Invitational in Los Angeles on Jan. 17-19, while the swimmers face league rival UC Santa Barbara on the road in a dual on Jan. 24. UCD closes out the regular season with a “Senior Day” home dual against Pacific on Jan. 31.

Last season, the Aggies finished with a total of 712.5 points — the third-highest total in MPSF Championships history — to sprint past UC Santa Barbara (638) and BYU (620) for the title. UCD has claimed three of the four MPSF titles, wearing the crown in 2011, 2013, and 2014.

UCD women’s lacrosse

Aggie midfielder Courtney Neff was one of 238 Division-I student-athletes on the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association Academic Honor Roll, it was announced in August. Recipients must achieve at least junior status academically and hold a cumulative grade-point average of 3.50 or higher.

A native of Lafayette, Neff boasts a 3.81 GPA in international relations with a minor in Spanish. She previously led a contingent of four Aggie honorees on the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation All-Academic squad, and claimed the department’s Herbert Schmalenberger Memorial Scholar-Athlete Award for the 2013-14 school year.

Neff is the first UCD player to win DI IWLCA Academic honors since Hilary Harkins captured back-to-back in 2007 and 2008. Defender Jen Sanderson also won the award in 2007.

UCD women’s lacrosse finished 8-8 in 2014. Neff started 10 of 16 games, scoring 15 goals with three assists.

Foxy’s Fall Century

Registration is open now for Foxy’s Fall Century Bike Ride on Saturday, Oct. 18. Three courses are offered — 100 miles, 60 miles and 30 miles. Snacks, lunch and a post-ride meal are included.

To register, visit the Davis Bike Club website at

City flag football

The city of Davis is taking registration for its fall adult flag football league.

Games will be played Sunday evenings at Playfields Park starting Sept. 21. Fees for the six-game season are $375 per team.

For more information, contact Lori Conrad at 530-753-7731 or [email protected]



Enterprise staff

  • Recent Posts

  • Enter your email address to subscribe to this newspaper and receive notifications of new articles by email.

  • .


    ‘Topping out': Sign a building beam at the Shrem Museum

    By Jeffrey Day | From Page: A1 | Gallery

    Life after lawn: Fifty greens for shade

    By Katie F. Hetrick | From Page: A1 | Gallery

    Bay Area developers join Mace proposal

    By Dave Ryan | From Page: A1

    Trial ordered in Davis child death case

    By Lauren Keene | From Page: A1

    Bob Dunning: There’s an exception to every rule

    By Bob Dunning | From Page: A2

    Ukraine declares heavy weapons pullback from front line

    By The Associated Press | From Page: A2

    NASA craft circling Ceres in first visit to dwarf planet

    By The Associated Press | From Page: A2

    CHP car hit with bullet on highway

    By The Associated Press | From Page: A2

    UCD police warn of sexual battery incident

    By Lauren Keene | From Page: A2

    Got sun? Indoor herbs can thrive on windowsills

    By The Associated Press | From Page: A3

    How can we know that the products we buy for our homes are safe?

    By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: A4

    Quick home improvements that raise your resale value

    By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: A4

    Spring-clean your kitchen in five easy steps

    By The Associated Press | From Page: A5

    Dryers: Homes’ energy guzzlers just got greener

    By The Associated Press | From Page: A6

    Need a new best friend?

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: B6 | Gallery

    UCD improving farming, food production with fewer pesticides

    By Kathy Keatley Garvey | From Page: B6 | Gallery

    PSAs highlight area nonprofits

    By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: B6

    Peripheral neuropathy support offered

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: B6

    Workshop eyes creating peace through creative play

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: B6

    Museum brick sales to end this month

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: B6

    Cabrillo Club plans membership dinner

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: B6

    Waldorf’s spring tea party doubles as open house

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: A7

    Register online for Woodland rec classes

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: A7

    Older adults will discuss conscious aging movement

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: A7Comments are off for this post

    Pig out at Pig Day Saturday

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: A11

    Porkers on display at Hattie Weber Museum

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: A11

    St. John’s shows off cuisine at brunch

    By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: A11

    Seniors serious about fitness

    By Savannah Holmes | From Page: A11 | Gallery



    Obama’s world is a dangerous place

    By Letters to the Editor | From Page: B4

    Tom Meyer cartoon

    By Debbie Davis | From Page: B4

    Some convicts don’t deserve parole hearings

    By Tom Elias | From Page: B4

    Here’s how to make college cheaper

    By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: B4

    Dirty laundry on the company line

    By Creators Syndicate | From Page: B9



    Marsh provides radio images of a ‘magical’ Aggie hoops season

    By Bruce Gallaudet | From Page: B1 | Gallery

    Blue Devil volleyballers cruise in home opener

    By Thomas Oide | From Page: B1 | Gallery

    DHS girls track and field team reloads for 2015

    By Dylan Lee | From Page: B1 | Gallery

    UCD women fall at UCR

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: B1

    Aggie men clinch Big West crown

    By Bruce Gallaudet | From Page: B1 | Gallery

    Sports briefs: Bella Vista slips past DHS softballers

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: B12



    Rec Report: Looking ahead to spring break

    By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: B5

    What’s happening

    By Anne Ternus-Bellamy | From Page: B5

    Wineaux: A local diamond in the rough, revisited

    By Susan Leonardi | From Page: A9



    Steve Kiser’s work on display at Gallery 1855

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: A9 | Gallery

    Tables available at Vinyl and Music Fair

    By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: A9

    ‘The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel': Second-rate

    By Derrick Bang | From Page: A10 | Gallery

    ‘Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs’ auditions set

    By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: A12

    Hugh Masekela and Vusi Mahlasela celebrate Mandela’s legacy

    By Jeff Hudson | From Page: A12 | Gallery

    Learn from experts at ‘Art of Painting’ conference

    By Enterprise staff | From Page: A12 | Gallery

    Tom Brousseau to visit ‘Live in the Loam’ on KDRT

    By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: A12



    Honey, we shrank the SUV — and Europe loves it

    By The Associated Press | From Page: B3 | Gallery





    Comics: Friday, March 6, 2015

    By Creator | From Page: B10