Author Archives: The Commish

About The Commish

Long time member of the Ansley Golf Club--a career 16 to 18 handicapper whose quest is to become better but never seems to be able to on a consistent basis.

RAIN DELAY SOAKS SOME–BUT NO PROBLEM!


August 19, 2014-By Don Nichols It was a full field of 20 players who showed up to take on the challenging back nine on a sunny Tuesday afternoon although, unfortunately, five regular ATAGers were denied a spot due to an … Continue reading

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ANOTHER FULLY SUBSCRIBED FIELD!


August 12, 2014-By Don Nichols It was the “friendly front nine” and another pretty day that drew a full capacity field of 20 players this past Tuesday. The course was in great condition and the mood was upbeat as the … Continue reading

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A BEAUTIFUL DAY FOR LESS THAN BEAUTIFUL GOLF!


August 5, 2014-By Don Nichols It was hot and sunny, but still a beautiful day, and it was the mid point of the season, but most would have flunked their mid term exams judging by the high scores on this … Continue reading

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OVERSUBSCRIBED! 4 PLAYERS DENIED A SPOT!


July 29, 2014-By Don Nichols It was a gorgeous day –most likely one of the reasons for an oversubscribed response to this week’s Call For Players that caused the Commissioner to have to deny spots to 4 players with weak … Continue reading

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OVERCAST SKIES CLEAR FOR ATAG!


July 22, 2014-By Don Nichols It was day full of overcast skies with the threat of rain but, by tee time, the skies had cleared to reveal another beautiful Tuesday afternoon for the ATAG Tour. This week a full field … Continue reading

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RAIN HOLDS OFF, PLAYING CONDITIONS FINE!


July 15, 2014-By Acting Commissioner Danny Morris (the Commissioner was called away on business but Core ATAGer Danny Morris assumed the responsibilities. Below is his chronicle of the day’s match.) Depending on your choice of weather services the rain forecast … Continue reading

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Two Late Cancellations Drops Field To 14!


Punched Greens Not An Issue! July 8, 2014-By Don Nichols After two late cancellations, it was a field of 14 that took on the bugbear back nine, resulting in the need for the last two groups to rely on a … Continue reading

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A HEATED MATCH!


July 1, 2014-By Don Nichols It was a “heated match” all right–92 degrees on the first day of July–but that didn’t stop 16 ATAGers from battling it out on the Front Nine for the coveted Golden Ale Trophy. Commissioner’s Team … Continue reading

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MATCH FIZZLES BUT THE STEAKS SIZZLE!


ABORTED MATCH LEADS TO EARLY START OF STEAK NIGHT! June 24, 2014-By Don Nichols The forecast was rain, but it had not rained all day and the skies were clear when all five teams started the back nine match. But, … Continue reading

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FULL BOAT STAYS AFLOAT THIS WEEK!


June 17, 2014-By Don Nichols After last week’s full boat of 20 players ended up sinking (after a sudden thunderstorm caused everyone to retreat to the Men’s Grill) this week’s full boat (with two on the wait list) cruised along … Continue reading

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