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.

2017 SEASON ENDS WITH A VICTORY FOR THE COMMISSIONER’S TEAM!


10-24-17-By Ron Majors A beautiful Fall evening attracted a nearly full field of 18 serious competitors to play the friendly Front 9 to conclude the 2017 ATAG season. The Front 9 unexpectedly challenged the field which produced scores from -2 … Continue reading

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HOULIGAN ROUGHS UP FIELD!


10-17-17 ATAG-By Ron Majors A beautiful Fall evening attracted a full field of 20 serious competitors to play the always formidable Back 9. As usual the Back 9 challenged the field which produced scores from -1 to -9. The hapless … Continue reading

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NEITHER DRAMA NOR CONTROVERSY THIS WEEK!


10-10-17 ATAG-By Acting Commissioner Ron Majors This week’s competition was again played under friendly skies and moderate temperatures which produced ideal scoring conditions on the friendly Front 9. Despite the ideal weather conditions only 12 serious competitors answered the Call … Continue reading

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HEADS ROLL AS CONTROVERSY SURROUNDS BACK NINE MATCH!


Commissioner’s Note: This week’s write up is provided by Acting Commissioner Ron Majors who also arranged the pairings and who subsequently after the match results had been announced, determined that errors were made that affected the outcome. Any ridicule or … Continue reading

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FULL FIELD SHOWS UP FOR THE FIRST EARLY TEE TIME OF THE SEASON!


9-26-17 ATAG- By Doug Healy Moving the starting time to 4:33 is a sure sign that the season is on its last legs. Being late with the Call for Players is a sure way to engage ATAG’ers in a flurry … Continue reading

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THE “REAL TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP”!


9-19-17 ATAG-By Jim Williamson 15 ATAGers gathered on a beautiful, but warm day for Tour Championship like competition. The back nine again offered little mercy, but a couple of the groups battled it well. However, the start times will definitely … Continue reading

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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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