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.

HORN BE DAMNED!


July 21, 2015-By Don Nichols The horn from the Early Warning Detection System (EWDS)  once again became a thorn to ATAGers, halting play twice on a clear, sunny day with no evidence of lightning or thunder in the skies, only … Continue reading

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NO SUMMER SWOON!


July 14, 2015-By Don Nichols Obviously there is no summer swoon for ATAG as another full field showed up on another hot 90+ degree afternoon, with many players opting to create their own summer breeze by increasing cart rental income … Continue reading

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A MAJOR TRIUMPH!


July 7, 2015-By Don Nichols It was another hot, 90 degree, day but that didn’t stop a full field of 20 players from responding to the Call For Players for this week’s front nine match. And, it turned out to … Continue reading

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JUNE ENDS WITH SUNSET OVER ATAG!


June 30, 2015-By Don Nichols 19 players closed out the month of June, taking on the back nine on a beautiful sunny afternoon when the forecasted late afternoon showers never arrived. (But, a torrential downpour the following afternoon during the … Continue reading

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A SIZZLING NIGHT!


June 23, 2015-By Don Nichols It was a sizzling hot 97 degree day but that didn’t stop 20 ATAGers from meeting the earlier than usual tee times so they could finish their rounds and head to the annual “summer solstice” for … Continue reading

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“HOT, AIN’T IT?”


June 16, 2015-By Don Nichols A sweltering 95 degrees did not stop 20 players from getting their weekly ATAG fix, especially considering that last week’s match was cancelled due to sporadic lightning. Many opted to ride carts, including the Commissioner … Continue reading

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LOYAL ATAGERS WAIT OUT 2 HR LIGHTNING DELAY!


6-9-2015-By Don Nichols Twenty players signed up and most, if not all, showed up on the porch to wait for the sporadic lightning and the cursed warning horn to go away. Two hours later, after an earlier false start, all … Continue reading

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ATAGERS IGNORE RAIN THREAT!


June 2, 2015-By Don Nichols When the Call For Players went out late Sunday night it noted that there was a 60% chance of thunderstorms for Tuesday afternoon. But that did not stop 20 ATAGers from responding early Monday morning, … Continue reading

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SKIES CLEAR FOR ATAG!


May 19, 2015-By Don Nichols Well, it finally rained on an ATAG match—but only for one hole before the skies cleared and the umbrellas were put away, much to the delight of the field of  18 who took on the … Continue reading

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PAR FOR THE COURSE!


May 12, 2015-By Don Nichols It was another beautiful day on a beautiful golf course that saw 16 ATAGers assemble into four teams to go for the gusto. And, for the first time this year the field was able to … Continue reading

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