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Updated: Feb. 17, 2017

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Updated Schedule:  TPC Piper Glen event scheduled for Monday April 3rd is now being postponed.  We just found out in the last 24 hours that they are aerating their greens on Monday March 29th and as well all know, playing on punched greens is not what we want to do.  We strive t provide the best conditions and this is not acceptable.  Dennis and I are looking at new dates in the summer or a replacement course for that day, but as of today, there is no longer an event on this day.  We apologize for any inconvenience and we will reach out to those players who had Paid for the event as to refunds or applying the payment to a future event.

Next Event:

March 25th, 2017, Salisbury CC

The registration links have been taken down so that i do not overbook.  We have 0 spots left and I cannot go over 116.  If you want to play, I'll take email requests (charlotte@amateurgolftour.net) for a Wait List.  I'll will add a wait list below so you know where you stand.  If you have previously registered and cannot play, please let me know asap so that I can remove your entry and add soemone from the wait list (if applicable).  

Saturday, PLEASE give yourself plenty of time to get to Salisbury.  The construction on I85 is a mess so...expect delays if you are planning on using 85.  We have a 1:00 Shotgun start and we cannot WAIT for people.  So...Please allow extra time to get to the course in time for check-in and warmup.

Thanks  Phil

Total Spots Total Playing Openings Left
116 116 0


Totals
Flight Playing
(Champ) 21
(A) 30
(B) 34
(C) 24
(D) 7

Who's Playing

Wait List:

none


Practice rounds at Salisbury CC are $50 anytime during the week and after 1:00 p.m. on weekends.  


Tees:

Flight Tee Box
(Champ) Black
(A) Blue
(B)(C)(D) White


Live Scoring results for Cowans Ford (including Skins and Closest to Pin Winners) are available below the Course Logo at the bottom of this page. 



Skins pots are as follows for every tournament:

  • CHAMP & A Flight ($10 flight skins)
  • B,C,D Flight ($10 flight skins)
  • Super Skins ($10 All Flights Skins pot) 
  • Pins ($5 All Flights)

(All these games are optional for you to play and you pay these at the registration table). 

    Heffernan, Breedlove, Lepore, Young and Carter - Cowans Ford Winners

    Heffernan, Breedlove, Lepore, Young and Carter - Cowans Ford Winners

    March 18th, 2017

    Due to an overnight rain at the course, this event played long for most of the field.  I'm happy to announce that we had 3 new members of the tour in 2017 take home the top prizes for their respective flights.  Having to keep the carts on the path made for a longer day then we'd have hoped, but mother nature and course conditions have to take precendence. 

    In the champ Flight, it was John Heffernan taking top honors with a 2 over par 74.  John is a new member to the tour this year and looks to be just another great addition to (In My Opinion), the best Champ flight on the tour.  Coming up just a little short again this week was new CLT member, Jody Clary.  Jody has finished 4th, 3rd and now 2nd in the first 3 events of 2017...Is a WIN next???  In determining the last two places we had to go to a scorecard playoff.  Daniel Jackson, Mitch Howze, Jay Barnes and Jeff Malone all shot 77, but it was Jackson who took home 3rd and Howze who took home 4th place honors.


    In the A flight, we had our only on-course playoff on this day.  Tom Chambers and Jason Breedlove tied at 5 over par 77 and took off to the 10th hole to settle the matter.  It didn;t take long as Tom unfortunately hit his only bad drive of the day OB.  This opened the door for Jason which he took advantage of, to take home the top honors.  3rd place went to Wes Ellis, another transplant member, who shot an impressive 79 in these hard conditions.  We then had another scorecard playoff to settle the last two remaining spots. Patrick Lavender, Greg McCoy, Marc Janse Van Rensberg and Michael Brandenburg att tied for 4th with 80, but in the scorecard playoff, it was Lavender who took home 4th and McCoy who took home 5th.


    In the B flight, it was Chris Lepore who took home the top prize shooting a great round of 82 under these conditions.  The scorecard playoff system was again used to settle the remaining spots as we had 5 golfers tied with 85.  In the playoff, it ws David Aussicker taking 2nd, Rengan, Srinivasan taking 3rd, Mark Osborne taking 4th and Kirk Tatge taking home the last paying spot. 

    In the C Flight, it was not real close today.  Chuck Young got off to a blazing start and was only 1 over par after nine holes.  Not sure if the pressure starting getting to Chuck on the back nine, but his lead started to shrink as play wound down for the day.  In the end, Chucks round of 84 was 3 better than 2nd place Robert Taggert (scorecard playoff) and 3rd place Luke Lavorato.  4th place went to Michael Martin with and 80 and rounding out the top 5 this week was John Andersen who whot 91.

    In D Flight, it was newcomer, Chandler Carter who took home top honors with a round of 95.  2nd palce went to Vince Johnson (96) and winning a scorecard playoff for 3rd was Bob Beatty (97) over Keith Gibson.  

    I was watching the live scoring leaderbboard from the clubhouse for the last hour of the event and it was amzing the number of lead changes that occurred in this flight.  

    Thanks to all who played and I'll see you next week at Salisbury (if you are entered).

    Phil


     

         2017 Schedule

     February 4, 2017 (11:00 a.m.)   February18,2017 (11:00 a.m.)   March 18, 2017 (1:30 p.m.)





             
          

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      March 25, 2017 (1:00 p.m)  April 3, 2017 (1:30 p.m.)  April 22, 2017 (1:30 p.m.)
    April 23, 2017 (1:30 p.m.)
      
     

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    POSTPONED (Due to aerification of greens)

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      May 13, 2017 (1:00 p.m)   May 30, 2017 (1:30 p.m)   June 5, 2017 (1:30 p.m)


     
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     June 24, 2017 (1:00 p.m.)
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