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.

SEASON CLOSES ON GORGEOUS DAY! COMMISSIONER TO LEAVE?


October 20, 2015-By Don Nichols It was undoubtedly the prettiest day of the year that saw the close of the 2015 season–mid 70’s, a gentle breeze, and beautiful azure blue skies mixed with  cumulus clouds. Add that to the pristine fairways and … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

FRONT NINE CAPITULATES! BACK NINE AWAITS NEXT WEEK’S FINALE!


October 13, 2015-By Don Nichols It was the penultimate match of the 2015 season and 20 ATAGers eagerly stepped up to the first tee for their last crack at the Front Nine which has been known to be more “player … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

OVERSUBSCRIBED FIELD! BACK NINE CRUEL AGAIN!


October 6, 2015-By Don Nichols Well, looks like it worked. It seems that whenever you take something for granted, and then are told it was being taken away, it suddenly becomes important again. That was the case this week when … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

PLAYERS IGNORE MATCH CANCELLATION AND TAKE MATTERS INTO THEIR OWN HANDS!


NOTE: The Commissioner cancelled this past Tuesday’s ATAG match after an all day rain that soaked the golf course even though the rain had stopped by late afternoon and there was some risk that more rain was on the way. … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

ATAG DOLDRUMS! COMMISSIONER TO SHUT DOWN SEASON EARLY!


September 22, 2015-By Don Nichols It was another beautiful day and the golf course conditions could not be better, but inexplicably only 11 players signed up to play and those that did turned out to be an apathetic bunch at … Continue reading

Posted in News | 1 Comment

AUTUMN ARRIVES EARLY BUT ATAGERS STUMBLE AFTER HOLIDAY LAYOFF!


September 15, 2015-By Don Nichols Autumn arrived early on this mid September Tuesday– a beautiful 79 degree day on a beautiful golf course, but the week layoff after the Labor Day holiday evidently had an impact on the 19 player field as only … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

BACK NINE PUNISHES AGAIN! ATAG IRELAND TEAM RETURNS HOME!


September 1, 2015-By Don Nichols It was another full field on a hot and muggy Tuesday afternoon where the onerous back nine links of the Ansley Golf Club once again had its way with the players. The average gross score was … Continue reading

Posted in News | 2 Comments

BACKSIDED!


August 11, 2015-By Don Nichols Rain was threatened but it was another beautiful sunny day for 20 ATAGers, but little did they suspect that the back nine was standing ready to spoil the day for most of them. Consider this: Only … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

A SIMMERING GOOD TIME!


August 4, 2015-By Don Nichols It was another hot one, 95 degrees when the first ball was struck, but the simmering heat did not stop 16 players from enjoying the 19th match of the 2015 ATAG season on the beautiful links of … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment

20 PLAYERS DEFY THE HEAT! DANGBLASTED HORN DOES IT AGAIN!


July 28, 2015–By Acting Commissioner Danny Morris Once again, very, very hot and humid. However, no indoor stragglers, everyone enjoyed the sunset and the camaraderie on the upper deck. The horn has a new moniker – The Nice Day, Blue … Continue reading

Posted in News | Leave a comment