SIDE LINES for Thursday – November 17, 2005

More Grand Slam tickets

By Duane Shimogawa Jr . – The Garden Island

And the first set of winners are….Richard Araki, Marjorie Bennett, Michael Gough, and Audrey Bonilla .

The four individuals will receive a pair of PGA Grand Slam of Golf tickets for all three days .

Each set of tickets is worth $100 .

Richard, Marjorie, Michael, and Audrey answered all five questions correctly .

The PGA Grand Slam of Golf starts this Monday and runs through Wednesday at the Po‘ipu Bay Golf Course .

Here are the questions and answers for round one:

Q: Name two of the four players in the 2005 PGA Grand Slam of Golf .

A: Tiger Woods, Michael Campbell, Phil Mickelson, Vijay Singh .

Q: Tiger Woods won two PGA Championships in 2005 .

Name one of the two .

A: Masters and British Open .

Q: Michael Campbell won the U S Open Championship. A little known fact is that he actually has ancestral roots in Scotland where his great-great-grandfather, Sir Logan Campbell was born. Where was Michael Campbell born?

A: Hawera, New Zealand

Q: Tiger Woods is tall at 6’1”, but which two other players are taller than he, at 6’ 2”?

A: Phil Mickelson and Vijay Singh .

Q: Of the four champions competing in this year’s Grand Slam, who is the oldest?

A: Vijay Singh, born Feb 22, 1963 .

But if you didn’t win the first time, don’t worry because The Garden Island and the PGA Grand Slam of Golf believes in second chances, so another four pairs of tickets for all three days will be given away this afternoon .

To win, you must e-mail me the correct answers to the following five questions at kauaisports@kauaipubco.com .

Second round questions

Q: What television network televises the PGA Grand Slam?

Q: On what day of play can you obtain autographs and take photos of the players?

Q: Name three items that you cannot bring with you to the two official days of play (Tues and Wed) .

Q: True or false. You can be admitted to the Grand Slam free if you are under 18 and accompanied by a ticketed adult? Q: There is a new start time for the PGA Grand Slam of Golf .

What time will the event begin this year on both Tuesday and Wednesday? Good luck, and don’t forget to leave your name, phone number, and address, along with your answers .


U12 hoops registration starts Nov. 28

Registration for boys and girls interested in playing in the county’s 2005 Winter Basketball League will be taking place between Nov. 28 through Dec. 2 .

Interested applicants may register at any of the neighborhood centers on the island .

There is a fee of $30 per participant. For more information, people may contact Vito at 332-9770, or Aaron Uyeda at 822-0511 .

Kaua‘i umpire meeting Kauai Umpires Association will hold a classroom and field clinic for all umpires this Sunday, Nov. 20 at Kaumakani Park starting at 1 p.m. Contact Joe Bertucci at 635-6877

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