FG Ladies Nine-Hole Golf League - September 27, 2021

Monday September 27th was a beautiful day for the Gladeniners to finish their season with a scramble on the back nine of Druid Hills.  The team with the lowest score (35) included Cathy Tipton, Sue Thering, Mary Norbom, and Darlene Edwards.  Second place (37) was won by the team with Joyce Kirk, Alison Belliveau, and Karen Warner. Third place (38) was scored by two teams and the scorecard playoff was won by the team including Donna Walters, Betty Haser, Judy Eckert, and Carolyn Boyle. Participation was awarded to Alice Hodge. An awards luncheon followed play with the announcement of players with the most improved index: Flight A-Sandy Inman, Flight B
-Ginny Fox, Flight C-Mary Ziegler, and Flight D-Karen Warner.  The low net champions for each flight included Flight A Sandy Inman, Flight B Martie Novack, Flight C Salli Lemke, and Flight D Patricia Lundin. Perfect attendance for the season award went to Mary Ziegler. A great season was capped off by a perfect day and new officers were chosen for next season. Thanks to all who participated this year and especially to our President Mary Ziegler for helping to provide us with such a friendly and fun season!


FG Ladies Nine-Hole Golf League - September 13, 2021

Monday September 13th could not have been a more perfect day for the 31 Gladeniners who came out to play the front nine of the Crag. Three clubs and a putter were chosen by each player to complete the round. Lowest net of the field was a won in a scorecard playoff by Linda Rowe over Mary Norbom, both with net 35! Low net by flight was won for Flight A by Pam Schwer (36), Flight B by Sue Thering (38), Flight C by Patricia Lundin (37), and Flight D by Mary Norbom (35). Low putts by flight was won for Flight A by Donna Walters in a scorecard putt off  over Linda Rowe and Sherry Stanley (15 putts each). Flight B low putts was won by Ruth MacAndrew (15), Flight C winner is Vicki Hall (16) in a scorecard putt off over Patricia Lundin, and Flight D was won by Patty Johnson (17). Chip-ins were made by Joyce Kirk, Patricia Lundin, and Patty Johnson.  Sherry Stanley (2 birdies!), Patricia Lundin, and Martie Novack all had birdies!  
Linda Rowe had three pars and Tina Neigh was awarded participation. Next week we play a Team format Shamble on the back nine of Stonehenge. Thanks again to the ground crews who keep our courses in such wonderful condition.


FG Ladies Nine-Hole Golf League - September 6, 2021

A beautiful day greeted the 31 GladeNiners who came out to play “Putting Around” on the front nine of the Brae Golf Course. Thanks to a great grounds crew, we were allowed off the cart paths and the 8:00 tee time was helpful for drying out the dew.  The lowest putts of the field was won by Sherry Stanley (12) and she also tied for low net Flight A with winner Sandy Inman (35).  Flight B low net winner was Diana Trotter (38), Flight C winner low net was Alison Belliveau (33), and Carolyn Boyle won Flight D (35).  Putting Around is the game where chip-ins are awarded 5 points, 1 putts=3 points, 2 putts=1 point, and 2 points are deducted for 3 or more putts.    Flight A winner was Donna Walters (15 points).  Nancy Burleson scored 12 points for Flight B earnings, as Diana Trotter (15 points) won the low net for her flight. Tina Neigh (14 points) won Flight C and Patty Johnson (16 points) won Flight D.  A birdie was scored by Patricia Lundin, Darlene Edwards chipped in, and both Sherry Stanley and Sandy Inman had 3 pars. Participation was awarded to Mary Norbom. Congratulations ladies! The GladeNiners have collected $300 for Folds of Honor by Labor Day. Next week we choose 3 clubs and a putter to play the front of the Crag.

 

FG Ladies Nine-Hole Golf League - August 30, 2021

30 Gladeniners came to play August 30th in a team event on the front nine of Dorchester Golf Course. Play was quickly dispatched in the event of impending weather and many pars, a birdie, and a chip-in were scored! The Team winning the one net best ball game included Linda Rowe, Ruth MacAndrew, Diana Trotter, and Patty Johnson with a score of 27. Lowest net of the field was earned by Judith Kaines(37) as Linda Rowe(35) and Ruth MacAndrew(35) both won the previous game of the day. Low putts by flight for Flight A was earned by Wendy Bernek(16), Linda Rowe(15) won previously today and Donna Walters(16) already maxed her earnings for the month. Flight B was earned by Martie Novack(17) as Ruth MacAndrew(12!) already won the game of the day and Mary Ziegler(17) maxed her earnings for August. Flight C was earned by Mary Lee Dingee(18) as Salli Lemke(16) maxed out earnings and Judith Kaines(17) won previously the game of lowest net. Flight D was earned by Janet Thurn(19) as Patty Johnson(16) maxed out earnings this month. A birdie was scored by Linda Rowe and Ruth MacAndrew had a chip-in to go along with her 12 putts for the round.  Participation was awarded to Karen Warner. Congratulations ladies! Next week we play the front of the Brae where Lowest Putts, Low Net and Putting Around will be the games.

FG Ladies Nine-Hole Golf League - August 23, 2021

A very warm morning greeted the 30 Gladeniners that showed up to play the front of Druid Hills Golf Course on August 23rd. Carts on path only made it play a little sluggish, but 14 pars were made and both Patty Johnson and Diana Trotter chipped in! The game of lowest net of the field was won by Nancy Frame with 35. Four players in Flight A had 17 putts! The scorecard playoff was won by Wendy Bernek. Flight B winner was Dianna Trotter(14), Flight C winner was Virginia Schubert(15), and Flight D winner was Patty Johnson(15). High net points were calculated in a Stableford format (Bogey=1,Par=2,Birdie=4and Eagle=8) and Flight A was won by Donna Walters with 22. Flight B earnings were awarded to Mary Ziegler(20) as Diana Trotter(22) already won low putts. Flight C was won by Salli Lemke(20) and Flight D winner was Judy Eckert(26). Participation was awarded to Janet Thurn. Congratulations ladies! Next week we play a team event on the front of Dorchester where lowest net, one net best ball, and low putts will be awarded.


FG Ladies Nine-Hole Golf League - August 9, 2021

 

26 Gladeniners came ready to play August 9th on the back nine of Heatherhurst Crag.

The second week of our Individual Flight Championship was scored as well as low putts and closest to the pin on #14 by flight. We appreciate the hard work of the grounds crew that allowed us to play with carts off the path. Flight A low net champion was Donna Walters (70), Flight B was Mary Ziegler (67), Flight C was Alison Belliveau (84), and Flight D was Judy Eckert (76). Closest to the pin on #14 was won by Sandy Inman for Flight A, Jody Tolly won for Flight B, Salli Lemke won for Flight C, and Sandra Chesterton won for Flight D. Low putts by flight winner for Flight A is Sherry Stanley (14), Flight B winner is Mary Ziegler(15), Flight C earnings go to Mary Lee Dingee (18), [Salli Lemke had 17 putts but per league rules can win only once per tournament], and Flight D low putts winner is Judy Eckert(17). Mary Ziegler and Sandra Chesterton had chip-ins. Birdies were flying for Donna Walters, Cathy Tipton, Mary Ziegler, and Nancy Burleson, and Sandy Inman had 2! Judy Eckert, Donna Walters, and Mary Ziegler all scored 3 pars. Participation was awarded to Patricia Lundin. Next week we play a Team event on the front nine of Stonehenge.


FG Ladies Nine-Hole Golf League - August 2, 2021

Monday, August 2nd was a cool and comfortable day for golf.  To make it even better, the grounds crew allowed carts on the fairways, so accolades to them for their great maintenance of our courses.  
25 ladies came together to play the first week of competition for flight championship of Gladeniners.  This week play was held on the back nine of the Brae, with the competition to finish on the back nine of the Crag next week.  Competition was keen and the results will be tallied upon completion of that round.  
Our game of the day was low putts by flight, and closest to the pin on #13.  Low putts for flight A was won by Donna Walters with 13.  Flight B resulted in a scorecard playoff between Mia McLelland and Mary Ziegler, each having 15 putts, and Mia winning the prize.  Flight C was won by Vicki Hall, with 17 putts, and Flight D winner was Patty Johnson with 15.  Closest to the pin on #13 resulted in Jody Tolly winning for Flight B, with no one in the other flights hitting the green with their tee shot.
Leading our group was Donna Walters with 4 pars, but no birdies were to be had on this beautiful day!


FG Ladies Nine-Hole Golf League - July 26, 2021

The Gladeniners had fun playing the back nine of Dorchester Golf Course with foursomes of their own choosing on July 26th.  A big thanks to the grounds crew for allowing carts in the fairways with such wet conditions! Lowest net of the field was won by Mary Ziegler in a score card playoff with Darlene Edwards (33). Low putts for Flight A winner was Joyce Kirk (15), Flight B Ruth MacAndrew (15), Flight C Tina Neigh (17), and Nancy Frame won low putts in a scorecard playoff with Alice Hodge (19) for Flight D. Earnings go to Alice as Nancy has maxed out winnings for the month. Low net dropping the worst hole for Flight A winner is Donna Walters (30), Flight B Sue Thering won in a scorecard playoff with Martie Novack (28), Flight C Nancy Burleson (29), and Flight D Darlene Edwards (25). Judy Eckert, Nancy Frame, Mary Ziegler, and Mia McClelland all had chip-ins! Judy Eckert had a birdie and both Donna Walters and Ginny Fox scored three pars! Participation was awarded to Virginia Schubert. Next week begins our Individual Flight Championship. We play the back nine of the Brae on August 2nd where the games include low putts and closest to the pin on #17 by flight.


FG Ladies Nine-Hole Golf League - July 19, 2021

The Gladeniners had many challenges playing the back nine of Druid Hills Golf Course on July 19th. Over 4 inches of rain fell overnight and the course was playable from the cart path only. Many thanks to the grounds crew for working to keep us in play. Twenty-five ladies showed up to play and the lowest net dropping the worst hole was won by Alison Belliveau with 29! Low net by flight for Flight A was won by Linda Rowe in a scorecard playoff with Sherry Stanley. Both players shot 37. Martie Novack won Flight B (40), Vicki Hall won Flight C (37), and Nancy Frame won Flight D (35). Low Putts for Flight A was won by Sherry Stanley in a scorecard playoff with Linda Rowe. Both players had 16 putts! Mia McClelland won Flight B with 15 putts, Salli Lemke won Flight C with 18 putts, and Darlene Edwards won Flight D in a scorecard playoff over Patty Johnson with 18 putts.  Nancy Frame chipped in on number 12 and Martie Novack and Judy Eckert shot birdies. Participation was awarded to Betty Haser.  
Congratulations ladies! July 26th finds us playing the back of Dorchester where we are picking our own foursomes, dropping the worst hole, and the games include lowest net and low putts.


FG Ladies Nine-Hole Golf League - July 12, 2021

The back nine of Stonehenge Golf Course was in wonderful shape for the Gladeniners to play a step-aside scramble on July 12th.
Carts on the path did not deter the 30 golfers who came ready to play! The team including Wendy Bernek, Penny Alexander, Salli Lemke, and Patty Johnson scored 35 to win.  A scorecard playoff determined 2nd place. The team with Jill Becker, Mary Lee Dingee, Nancy Burleson, and Darlene Edwards won over the team with Joyce Kirk, Diana Trotter, Tina Neigh, and Judy Eckert. Both teams shot 38. Participation was awarded to Twyla O’Kane. July 19th finds us playing the back nine of Druid Hills where the games include lowest net dropping the worst hole, low net and low putts. See you there!


FG Ladies Nine-Hole Golf League - July 5, 2021

July 5th finds the Gladeniners playing the front of Heatherhurst Crag. Twenty-seven golfers came ready to play in same flight foursomes and the games included lowest net, low putts, and low net by flight. Our early start keeps the warm weather from being a factor and the course was in great shape! Lowest net of the field was won by Diana Trotter (34) in scorecard playoff over Martie Novack. Low putts by flight was won by Wendy Bernek (15) for Flight A, Martie Novack (13) for Flight B, Mary Norbom (13) for Flight C, and Patty Johnson (17) for Flight D. Low net for Flight A was won by Donna Walters (37), Flight B by Twyla O’Kane (36), Flight C by Vicki Hall (38), and Flight D winner was Nancy Frame (38). Martie Novack had 5 pars! Joyce Kirk had a birdie and Patty Johnson chipped-in on #7. Participation was awarded to Jody Tolly. July 12th has us playing a step-aside scramble on the back of Stonehenge, a four-person team event.


FG Ladies Nine-Hole Golf League - June 28, 2021

The Gladeniners hosted our annual Breast Cancer fundraiser on June 28th and 48 ladies came ready to play the front nine of Heatherhurst Brae. The course was in great condition for 90 degrees off the path which helped since all were playing from the green tees. A total of $1,600 was donated from the proceeds to the Breast Care Center at CMC. The game of closest to the pin on #3 was won by Lana Held and closest to the line on #6 was won by Sandi Chesterton. The team of Patricia Lundin, Sandi Chesterton, Jill Becker, and Cathy Tipton scored 33 to win the event.  A scorecard playoff (34) was won by the team of Sandy Inman, Nancy Burleson, Mary Norbom and Donna Walters for second place. The third place team included Sherry Stanley, Linda Rowe, Ginny Fox, and Judi Kaines. Congratulations ladies!

Willow Catering delivered yummy box lunches and many door prizes were donated by the membership. Memory flags were placed on the course and the big winners were the patients who receive the benefits of these donations.  July 5th finds us playing the front of the Crag where the games include lowest net, low putts, and low net in same flight foursomes.


FG Ladies Nine-Hole Golf League - June 21, 2021


28 Gladeniners came to play the front nine of Dorchester June 21st and the weather cooperated.  A team event was scored as two net best ball with lowest putts and low net as games. Two players each had 14 putts and in a scorecard playoff earnings were awarded to Donna Walters over Ruth MacAndrew. The team including Twyla O’Kane, Sandy Inman, Martie Novack, and Karen Warner won with 73 in the two net best ball competition. Low net for Flight A was awarded to Sherry Stanley (39) as Sandy Inman (34) won on the team event. Sue Thering (34) won for Flight B, Mary Lee Dingee (39) for Flight C, and Darlene Edwards (40) won Flight D. Congratulations ladies! Sandy Inman had 4 pars and Ginny Fox chipped in. Participation was awarded to Sandi Chesterton.  June 28th finds us hosting our charity event scramble on the front of Heatherhurst Brae.



FG Ladies Nine-Hole Golf League - June 14, 2021

The Gladeniners played Druid Hills front nine on June 14th and 33 members came ready to score. The weather was warm and the course was in amazing shape after 4 inches of rain fell since we last played. Many thanks to the course maintenance crew for allowing carts in the fairway!The game of Three Blind Mice was determined by scores on #1, #4, and #7 being deleted from net play. Two players tied with scores of 23.  Sandy Inman (15 putts) and Gail Budde (16 putts) both won earnings! Low putts by flight was won by Donna Walters (16 putts) for Flight A, Carol Houston (15 putts) for Flight B, Judi Kaines (15 putts) for Flight C, and Mary Norbom (20 putts) for Flight D. Low net for Flight A was awarded to Sherry Stanley (34), Flight B winner was Ginny Fox (34), Flight C was won by Salli Lemke (37), and Darlene Edwards won Flight D (37). Donna Walters had 4 pars and Cathy Tipton scored 3 pars.  Participation was awarded to Vicki Hall. Congratulations ladies! June 21st we play a team event on the front nine of Dorchester where the games include lowest putts, two net best ball, and low net. 


FG Ladies Nine-Hole Golf League - June 7, 2021


Rained out


FG Ladies Nine-Hole Golf League - May 31, 2021

A beautiful day greeted the 27 Gladeniners that showed up for play at the Crag back nine on May 31st.  Cool weather did not keep players from scoring some “hot” rounds. Two players tied for low net at 34. Donna Walters won in a scorecard playoff but had reached her May maximum so Ruth MacAndrews received earnings for that great score. Low putts for Flight A was won by Sandy Inman (13), Flight B Nancy Burleson (15), Flight C Judi Kaines (17), and Flight D had three players with 19 putts-Mary Norbom won in a scorecard playoff. Closest to the pin on #12 was won by Lee Stotz for Flight B and Penny Alexander for Flight C. Chip-ins were recorded by Diana Trotter, Carol Houston and Nancy Burleson. Birdies were scored by Donna Walters and Nancy Burleson. Participation award was given to Carol Houston. June 7th finds us playing a team event at Stonehenge front nine where lowest putts, one net best ball, and low net will be the games.


FG Ladies Nine-Hole Golf League - May 24, 2021


May 26 ladies showed up to play the Gladeniners Memorial Tournament on May 24th. The back of the Brae proved challenging to some players but many low scores were shot and lots of pars and birdies were made! Overall lowest net and Memorial Tournament title goes to Martie Novack with 28.  She had only 12 putts on her way to her great score!  Low putts by flight A was won by Jody Tolly (15), Flight B by Mia McLelland (14), Flight C by Patty Johnson (13), and Flight D by Carolyn Boyle (21). Closest to the pin on #13 was won by Pam Schwer for Flight A, Mary Ziegler for Flight C, and Judy Eckert for Flight D. Martie Novack had 6 pars, Cathy Tipton had 4 pars, and Mary Ziegler had 3 pars. Chip ins were recorded by Pam Schwer, Twyla O’Kane, and Vicki Hall.  Birdies were shot by Salli Lemke and Karen Warner. Participation was awarded to Nancy Burleson. Congratulations ladies! Next week finds us playing the back of the Crag where the games include lowest net, low putts, and closest to the pin on #12.

FG Ladies Nine-Hole Golf League - May 17, 2021

Monday May 17th brought play to the back nine of Dorchester Golf Course for the Gladeniners. 31 players competed for the day's games and Pam Schwer scored lowest net with a 31! Low putts for Flight A went to Donna Walters with 16, Flight B Ruth
Macandrew with 17, Flight C Penny Alexander with 15, and Flight D Carolyn Boyle with 19 putts. A tie for Flight A low net dropping the worst hole was won in a scorecard playoff by Sandy Inman over Sherry Stanley. Flight B was won by Ginny Fox, Flight C by Salli Lemke and Flight D by Alice Hodge. Judy O'Kane and Mary Lee Dingee both had chip ins and Martie Novack, Tina Neigh, and Pam Schwer had birdies. Mary Ziegler made three pars. The participation prize was awarded to Joan Nadolny. Congratulations players! May 24th finds us on the back nine of the Brae for our Memorial Tournament where the competition will include low putts and closest to the pin on #13.  A year end $10 prize will be awarded for lowest net score.


FG Ladies Nine-Hole Golf League - May 10, 2021


May 10th was a soggy day for the Gladeniners to begin their season, but 28 players came ready to scramble the back nine of Druid Hills Golf Course.
The team of Donna Walters, Judy O’Kane, and Penny Alexander had the lowest score with 35 strokes. Second place with 36 strokes was the team including Wendy Bernek, Mia McLelland, and Diana Trotter. They managed to eagle number 18! Three teams shot 38 but in a score card playoff the team of Pam Schwer, Susan Thering, and Mary Ziegler came in third. They chipped-in for an eagle on #14. Participation was awarded to Ginny Fox. The fog cleared up just enough to make play possible and we know many dry and warm tournaments are in our future. Thanks to the golf course crew for allowing our shot gun start.
Next week we play the back nine of Dorchester where low net, low putts, and dropping the worst hole are the games.


FG Ladies Nine-Hole Golf League - May 03, 2021

Rained out