Around the course at Tryon Country Club

Published 7:14 pm Wednesday, November 9, 2011

The Tryon Country Club’s Dogfight Association held its championship recently with a 36-hole point quota format.
The cold windy conditions on the first day of play made for a difficult day with only one player (Josh Tumbleson) exceeding their point total at (+4).
The nicer weather on the next day brought the field closer to the leader, but Josh held on for a one shot victory at (+3) for the weekend over Jeff Raines at (+2) At (-1) was a tie for third between Aaron Greene and Gary Laughter. The final prize winning spot was another tie between Kevin Blackwell and Fred Edwards Jr. at (-3).
The Dogfight seasonal ringer board awards were as follows; Most rounds – Steve Walker; One ringer out for the year – John Albree, with a hole in one on No. 9; Low net – Hub Arledge, Low gross – Fred Edwards Jr.; and Low gross (senior) Gary Laughter.
Men’s Play Day Oct. 21: Two man point quota
1.Rody Dayvault/ Rich
2. Jim Diggs/John Hall and Bill Kelly/Ernie Giannini (tie)
4. Jim Shirley/Nick Koulch
Men’s Play Day Oct. 31: Two man combined net
1.Rody Dayvault/Walt
2.Chuck Huneycutt/Jim Diggs with Ken Johnston/Carl
Schumacher (tie)
The TWGA season is over for the year although the c;ub will continue to host the ladies at 10 a.m. each Tuesday for those who wish to play. The course will be open for other players on Tuesdays with the women having the tee from 10 – 10:20 a.m. or as needed.
– article submitted by Marc Brady

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