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 CLOSES OUT 2016 SEASON! TIE BREAKER DETERMINES WINNER!


October 18, 2016-By Don Nichols It was another beautiful day  and a full house of 20 players who arrived early in order to beat the nightfall for the last match of the 2016 season. Here are the results: Winning Team:   In … Continue reading

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ATAG NEARS END OF SEASON WITH FALL SPECTACULAR!


October 11, 2016-By Don Nichols On what can best be described as a spectacular Fall afternoon–75 degrees, slight breeze, and blue skies (with the moon making an appearance high in the sky later in the afternoon)-the stage was set for nineteen ATAGers … Continue reading

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10 On The Mellish Meter!


Note: This week’s write-up is provided by Mike Schmal, recently retired, and one of the few single digit handicappers on the ATAG Tour and who is also the current leader in the Clubhouse for  most birdies. October 4, 2016–By Mike … Continue reading

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ATAG SEASON WINDS DOWN! INTEREST APPEARS TO WANE!


September 20, 2016-By Don Nichols With the season winding down with only a few weeks left, interest in ATAG appears to be waning as only 12 players answered this week’s Call For Players. But, on a beautiful sunny afternoon, three … Continue reading

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RECORD SETTING DAY!


BEST NET TEAM SCORE!  BEST LOW NET SCORE! Commissioner’s Note: This week’s write up is provided by David Danzig who almost single handedly led his team to the best front nine low net score since July 8, 2008, while dethroning the … Continue reading

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ATAG TRIBUTE FROM FATHER PAT!


Note: This week’s commentary is offered by Pat Murphy (nicknamed “Father Pat” by Brooks Cowles) who rejoined the ATAG Tour this year following his retirement. August 30, 2016-By Pat Murphy I am pleased to author the final August 2016 ATAG results … Continue reading

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NO SHADE FOR ATAG!


           Note:  This week’s match summary is provided by Jeff Kohn who joined the ATAG Tour in 2009. Despite his diminutive stature, the “Kohnman”, as he is called, is one of the few long ball hitters on the ATAG Tour.                    ATAG Results: 8-23-2016-By Jeff … Continue reading

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HAS ATAG GONE SOFT?


Note: This week’s commentary is offered by Bill Meagher, the lowest handicap golfer on the ATAG Tour, and the one who suggested years ago that a Low Net pool (funded by a one dollar entry fee per player) be collected … Continue reading

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HISTORICAL CHIP OFF!


Note: There were no volunteers to chronicle the day’s match but the results are listed below and have been incorporated into the 2016 ATAG stats. Winning Team:  -10 (wins with tie breaker)   Mike Schmal, Craig Sellner, Frank Corrigan, Doug Gooding Sponsor:  … Continue reading

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LUCK OF THE DRAW!


DRAW PARTNERS DETERMINE OUTCOME! COMMISSIONER RETURNS TO ACTION! Note: This week’s volunteer writer is Tom Houle who was called upon by the Commissioner when the original volunteer scribe had to withdraw from the match. It is Mr. Houle’s second contribution to … Continue reading

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