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News // Florida woman makes two holes-in-one in same round in Naples (golfweek.usatoday.com)

Liz Bickerton is 74 and had never made a hole-in-one. It was on her bucket list, though.

“I never thought I’d get it,” she said.

On Nov. 17, Bickerton put two in that bucket.

The Eagle Creek Golf & Country Club member was playing at Cedar Hammock, and made two aces in the same round.

“I’m still shaking my head,” Bickerton said Monday. “I get all of these messages, and I’m like ‘Did that really happen?’”

Bickerton is from Canada, just outside Toronto, but has been at Eagle Creek for 18 years. She and her husband, Brian, began coming down to Southwest Florida to visit Bickerton’s parents, and then ended up getting their own place.

Bickerton and her group of Sue Anthony, Adele Reynolds and Cynthia Torokvei, all friends, started on the back nine. They were playing Cedar Hammock as part of a reciprocal since Eagle Creek has been undergoing a renovation, but is scheduled to reopen soon.

Bickerton had played Cedar Hammock maybe one other time, but not…

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