Archive for March, 2018

MARCH 27 GUEST DAY RESULTS

We had 25 ladies play today, including 5 guests.

Adrian Goodman hosted Ilene Marshall

Sandy Mize hosted Gina Bischofberger and Conchita Christensen.

Joanne Smith hosted Sue Martin

Mary Watkins hosted Cathy Pelligrini.

Thank you ladies for bringing these ladies to share our Guest Day.

 

The weather was lovely.  The “rough” was rough!

The game was Odds & Evens.

Now the results…

Winners in the Guest Flight:  Team Score 92

Sandy Mize, Conchita Christensen, Gina Bischofberger, Sondi Schnee

Winners in the Member Flight:  Team Score 92

Jeanne Zwemer, Sandy Smith, Brenda Reisinger, Barbara Mensch

Closest to the Pin (Guest):  Conchita Christensen, Hole # 7, 32’ 2-1/2”

Closest to the Pin (Member):  Cindy Aafedt, Hole #17, 9’ 2”

Chip-ins ($4.25 each)

Susan Leeper Hole # 16

Barbara Mensch Hole #5

Cathy Fancey Hole #14

Birdies:

Jeanne Zwemer, Hole #8

Cindy Aafedt, Hole #11, Hole #13

Cathy Fancey, Hole #14

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO JEANNE ZWEMER 

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MARCH RULES QUIZ

Ladies here is the first monthly Rules quiz for 2018.  Any questions?  Don’t hesitate to e mail me.

  1. Rebecca uses her 7 iron to align her feet prior to taking her stance on the teeing ground. Before she makes her stroke at the ball she removes the club.  Should she be disqualified?

Answer

Rebecca should NOT be disqualified.  As long as she does not delay play she may align her feet this way as long as she removes the club before her stroke.

 

  1. Suzanne’s ball lies near the putting green and Dianne, who is 25 ft. away, asks her to mark and lift her ball as it interferes with her play.  Is this allowed?

Answer

Under Rule 22/2 a player can request a ball to be lifted at any time if they believe it interferes with their play.  However, in Stroke play, a player may play their ball first rather than lift it.

  1. Is there a Rule of Golf that permits taking a line of play relief from a sprinkler head at the side of the putting green?

Answer

No, BUT there is a Local Rule that permits “line of play” relief under certain conditions.  We allow such relief at Discovery Bay CC.  Look on the back of our scorecard, there you will find the Local Rule explained.

  1. Rebecca is back on the teeing ground aligning her feet but this time she also taps down uneven ground behind her ball which could interfere with her backswing.  How many penalty strokes should she incur?

Answer

NONE!  A player is allowed under Rule 13-2, to eliminate irregularities on the surface of the teeing ground without penalty.

  1. A player may always advise another player on what their options are under the Rules. True or false?

Answer

True.  Information on the Rules of Golf is NOT advice and is allowed.

  1. Lana’s ball lies just in bounds but a movable white stake is in her area of intended swing.  May she remove the stake?

Answer

NO she may not!  White “Out of Bounds” stakes are deemed to be FIXED, and a player does not get relief.  Sorry ladies.

I hope you enjoyed our first quiz of this year and it helps you.

Hilary

Advisory Board Meeting, March 15, 2018

Golf Course Maintenance

* Will start punching the greens next week or the week after. Depends on weather.

* A new mat was put on the walking bridge between holes 2 & 3.

* The new artificial swans are still being tested on their usefulness for getting rid of geese. New spotlights are being purchased to be put where the geese sleep.

* Going to be spraying weeds on holes 1-7 Friday, 8-12 Monday & 13-18 on Tuesday.

* Yardage stakes that are broken are being repaired.

* The Club is going to make the wire attached to the sand shovel, in the sand box between holes 7 & 8,longer.

* Maintenance is not able to cut a path for walkers between holes 12 & 13 because of the roots from all the trees. Would damage lawn mowers.

Golf Operations

* Going to have a Sunset Golf on Sunday afternoon, April 8th. Can have any combination of men & women or can be all men or all women. New York Steak Dinner & Bingo.

* Ping Demo Day was canceled due to weather. Will be rescheduled.

Food & Beverage Operation

* We have new lunch & dinner menus. New salads, Hamburgers & sandwiches. Even Mac & cheese.

* Halibut is back in season again so will start having your halibut favorites again.

* Mystery Murder Dinner is filling up nicely.

* Person that was going to do the floors in our downstairs bathroom is not available now. Don’t know when they are going to start the project.

Next meeting will be Thursday, April 19 at 3:30.

Playday March 6, 2018

Next weeks game is Blarney Ball.  You have until noon on Sunday to sign up.

Today started out chilly but it turned out to be a beautiful day.  The game was S & T’s and here are the results:

First Flight:

1st Place: Mary Watkins with a score of 34, winning $9.00 in sweeps.

2nd Place: Sandy Smith with a score of 35, winning $4.34 in sweeps.

Second Flight:

Tied for 1st Place:  Deborah Veatch and Brenda Reisinger with a score of 35, each winning $6.66 in sweeps.

Third Flight:

1st Place: Joanne Smith, score of 36, winning $9.00 in sweeps.

2nd Place: Grace Berend, score of 41, winning $4.33 in sweeps.

Birdies:

Cindy Aafedt Hole # 8

Lin Lenson, Holes # 1& 2

Mary Watkins, Hole # 7

Chip Ins, each worth $9.50:

Lin Lenson, Hole #1

Mary Watkins, Hole #3

Closest to the Pin, each worth $3.50

Handicap 0-26:

Hole 2, Lin Lenson 5′

Hole 7, Mary Watkins, 1′ 9″

Hole 17, Jeanne Zwemer 32′ 10 3/4 ”

Handicap 27-36

Hole 2, Brenda Reisinger, 42′ 5″

Hole 7, Joanne Smith, 23″ 10 1/2″

Thank you all for playing.

Cathy and Deborah

Guest Day – February 27, 2018 – Cold and Windy

We had 20 members and 6 guests brave the cold and wind to play a round of TWO BEST NET BALLS.

Winning the Guest Flight with a score of 130:

Sandy Mize, Sondi Schnee, Gina Bishoffberger, Tammy Slabaugh

Winning the Member Only Flight with a score of 137:

Adrian Goodman, Raquel Myers, Fe Estrera, Grace Berend

Closest to the Pin:

Guest:  Lisa Ferrante, Hole # 7, 43’

Member:  Becky Frazier, Hole #17, 16’5”

Rochelle Baxley has the only chip-in, winning $13.00

Birdies:

Rochelle Baxley #14

Cindy Aafedt #2

Lisa Ferrante #5, 15

Next Tuesday will be a regular play day.  The game will be S & T’s.  Add score on all holes starting  with the letter S & T.  Subtract ½ of your handicap for your game score.

Coordinators:  Cathy Fancey and Deborah Veatch

 


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