A pair of long-time avid golfers recorded aces recently.
Seventy-five-year-old Ajax resident Rick Bowers scored his first hole-in-one on Tuesday, Sept. 17.
During his annual fall outing at Hawk Ridge Golf and Country Club, he aced the 79-yard 14th hole on the Timber Ridge course. Bowers hit a pitching wedge perfectly. The shot was witnessed by playing partners Ron Grey, Kurt Fuerstake and Ken Sliter.
After 44 years in the game, John Milankov of Oro-Medonte scored his first lifetime ace on Sunday, Aug. 25.
MIlankov hit the shot of the day on the 132-yard sixth hole of the Meadow Nest course at Hawk Ridge with an 8 iron. The shot was witnessed by Wanda Milankov, Doreen Gravelle and Rod Billett.