Compiled by Mari Erin Roth
The start of the 2022 golf season for the Graeagle Men’s Golf Association (GMGA) kicked off on April 8. GMGA members play every Wednesday and Friday in their regular daily events, and on weekends in special men’s and couples’ tournaments. The weather was great on April 8 for the opening with a high of 68 degrees. Twenty-six players took part in the game of the day which was Individual Low Net and Skins. First place was Dennis Flynn with a net 67; Second place was captured by Grant Mayfield with a 68; Third place went to Nathan Coats with a 70; Ron Eaton secured 4th place with a 71; and, fifth place went to George Fraser with a 72. There were seven Skins earned. The winners, with one skin each, were Chuck Hein, Bob McIlroy, Dennis Flynn, Jim Reynolds, Burt Bellows, George Fraser and Steve Harding.
The weather on April 13 was not so pleasant. Temperatures never exceeded 41 degrees. Luckily there was little to no wind which made the day more bearable. Seven brave souls weathered the cold day, while many chose not to play. The game of the day was Individual Low Net and Skins. The winner, with a net score of 76, was Chuck Weidner; Second place went to Jim Oster with a net of 79. One player retired after 9 holes and the other four players had the same net score of 81. There were six Skins: Bob McElroy, Bert Bellows, Steve Peterson , Jim Reynolds and Jim Oster each. had skin.