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.

ATAG vs IRMA!


9-12-17: By Doug Healy It wasn’t even close. No sooner had the last vestiges of Irma passed through the city when a dedicated cadre of ATAG’ers showed up on our rain soaked course to battle for the golden ale. Truth … Continue reading

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8-29-17 CONDENSED FIELD PRODUCES HIGHER SCORES! 8-22-17 CELESTIAL HANGOVER!


ATAG 9-29-17-CONDENSED FIELD PRODUCES HIGHER SCORES! By Danny Morris Let us assume it was folks taking early departure for Labor Day travel. Or, maybe players just don’t like 80 degrees and no rain conditions. Whatever the case, the field was … Continue reading

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SHOCK AND AWE, FIRE AND FURY, SCORING RECORD FALLS!


August 15, 2017-By Danny Morris The skies didn’t darken, the earth didn’t shake, but after the scores were posted and the cards and dollars were submitted there was a twenty-shot spread between the winning team and the losing team. That’s … Continue reading

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USUALLY FRIENDLY FRONT NINE FOILS FIELD!


8-1-2017-By Ron Majors Play began this week on the usually friendly Front 9 under sunny skies and moderate temperatures that produced ideal scoring conditions but the field failed to respond. The winning team of Scotty Greene, Doug Gooding, Tom Thornhill, … Continue reading

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PINK LADY STOOD UP AND BROOKS “REPLY ALL” COWLES ROLLS TO PERSONAL BEST!


Note: This week’s recap is provided by Ron Majors, continuing in his role as one of the four volunteer substitute commissioners dedicated to keeping ATAG going. 7-18-2017-By Ron Majors Play began a few minutes before the scheduled 5:00PM start under … Continue reading

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RECORD FIELD, THREATENING SKIES – LIGHTING DELAYS, NEARLY CANCEL THIS WEEK’S COMPETITION


NOTE: This week’s recap is provided by Substitute ATAG Commissioner Ron Majors, one of the four loyalist Volunteer “Substitute Commissioners” that keep ATAG rolling along without Commissioner Don Nichols who remains on a leave of absence. In an oversubscribed field, Mr. Majors showed his … Continue reading

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OH WHAT A GREAT DAY!-GREAT WEATHER-FULL 20 PLAYER FIELD-ATAG COMMISSIONER DON NICHOLS MAKES HIS 2017 DEBUT-BILL MEAGHER ACES #18!


June 27, 2017-By Doug Healy The headline pretty much says it all. We had a full turnout for what was to become a red letter day in ATAG history. Taking only a few practice chips before striding to the first … Continue reading

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WINGGATE INVESTIGATIONS CONCLUDE AND RELIEVED ATAGERS RESPOND WITH EXCELLENT PLAY ON THE FRONT NINE!


 By: Doug Healy  6-13-17 15 players distinguished themselves in a very fine outing where 4 teams finished between -8 and -13. The winning team of Healy, Danzig, Gaddis and Schmal rode Mr. Danzig the entire way to a -13 finish. … Continue reading

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COMMISSIONER’S SURPRISE CAMEO APPEARANCE HIGHLIGHTS THE REOPENING OF THE MEN’S GRILL !


RUSS JOBSON INADVERTENTLY STEALS THE CHICKEN WINGS FROM THE LIPS OF 18 HUNGRY ATAG’ERS! 6-6-17 ATAG-By Doug Healy Commissioner Don Nichols, who many had thought passed away in 2016, made a surprise cameo appearance to highlight ATAG’s return to the … Continue reading

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ATAG WINDOW OPENS!


Editor’s Note: This week’s recap is provided by ATAG co-founder Danny Morris whose noteworthy praise of Doug Healy appears to be a well crafted, but less than subtle, endorsement of Mr. Healy to be the next ATAG Commissioner. 5-23-17 ATAG-By Danny Morris … Continue reading

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