SLAG'S COUNTRY CLUB PUTTING TOURNAMENTS RESULTS 2012-16                                              
PUTTING TOURNAMENT RULES
NOTE: TO SEE EACH MONTHS PUTTING TOURNAMENT RESULTS THROUGH APRIL 2014, CLICK ON THE UNDERLINED PORTION OF THE PHRASE RIGHT AFTER THE PICTURE NUMBER STARTING WITH THE 'WORD RESULTS OF'.
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1- Results of 1st Putting tournament - click to see results followed by a narrative
2- Results of 2nd Putting tournament - November 23 - December 31, 2012
3- Results of 3rd Putting tournament - January 2013
9-8-12 Chase Bemiller wins first tournament held at the Slag Country Club.  Chase shot 18-17 for
35 in the 18 hole tournament.  Chases is flanked by his brother and his parents Dawn and Tom
who are the owners of the company installing the putting green on July 7-8/2012.

Family
 
11-25-12 Jerry Slagle shoots 18-17-19 for 55 including the one stroke he was assigned as a course veteran.  The 27 hole tournament started on November 23, 2012 and ended December 31, 2012.
Trophy
1-16-13 Nolie Carman won the monthly tournament in January 2013 by shooting a 18-19-19 for 56 to
edge Jim Slagle with the same score by winning the tiebreaker.  
     A tournament is ongoing everyday of the year with each tournament duration being a calendar month.  Each contest is won by the putter with
low 27 hole score plus a stroke if the commissioner determines the putter to be a veteran.  See first file on page highlighted in blue for complete
instructions.
      If you want to putt just e-mail or call me andlet me know the time you want to putt and I will confirm.  You can enter as many days as you want
but only once per day.

  Carman
4- Results of 3rd Putting tournament - February 2013
  Feb2013
5- Results of 4th Putting tournament - March 2013
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6- Results of 5th Putting tournament - April 2013
 
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7- Results of 6th Putting tournament - May 2013.  John Wilford shoots a tournament record 49 by acing the 27th hole to defeat Mark Lowe by a single stroke.  If John pars the 27th hole, Mark will winthe tournament on the tie breaker.

Wilford
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8- Dick Hammerstrom first out of state visitor.  Dick drove from Madison to Chicago than took
the Amtrak for 3 days to the Slag Country Club to putt with Nelson.

Hammerstrom
 
8- Jim Slagle smashes tournament and course record on the Gray course by shooting a 13, 3 strokes better than the next best tournament score on the Gray Course.
July2013 

10- Results of 7th Putting tournament - June 2013
Virgil Stockard shot a 27 hole score of
51 to beat runner-up Jim Slagle by a
stroke.
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11- Results of 8th Putting tournament - July 2013
Virgil Stockard and John Raia both shot a 27 hole score of 52 with Virgil winning the tie breaker.
July
12- Results of 9th Putting tournament - AUG 2013
Tom Morris shot a 27 hole score of 52 to win the August tournament by a stroke.
Morris
13- Results of 10th Putting tournament - Sept 2013
Curt Hagen shot a 51 to win the September 2013
tournament.  This was two shots better than John Raia, Virgil Stockard and Don McLeod.
  Hagen
14- Results of 11th Putting tournament - Oct 2013
Virgil Stockhard shot a 54 (including reverse handicap) to win the October 2013 tournament. 
Dan Garwick also shot a 54 but lost the tie breaker to Virgil.  This is Virgil's 3rd win in the last 5 months.
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15- Results of 12th Putting tournament - Nov 2013
John Raia shot a 51 (including reverse handicap of 2) to win the November 2013 tournament.  The net 49 tied the tournament course record set my John Wilford in April 2013.  Hal Berger finished 2nd
with a 54.
Raia
16- Results of 13th Putting tournament - Dec 2013
     John Raia was one of four putters to post a 27
hole score of 52 (including 2 handicap), but won
the tie breaker by sinking the 8th hole on the blue
course.  Dan Garwick shot a 52 and won the tie breaker for 2nd place by making the 5th hole.
 
Raia

17- Recap of putters scores and aces for 2013. 
Click on this blue line to access recap of scores
and aces. Emily Slagle at 97 below becomes the oldest putter.
  Putting

18- Course records,  visitor course records and
tournament records through December 31, 2013.
 
Emily and Nelson Slagle on December 21, 2013. 
Oldest twosome ever at 172 years.
Nelson


19- Results of 14th Putting tournament - Jan 2014
    Hal Berger shot a tournament record 48 to win
the January 2014 tournament.  Hal also shot a 15
on the Blue course for another tournament record.
He came back later in the month and shot a 50
which was good for 2nd place beating the 50
by Jim Slagle by winning the tiebreaker - aces
on Blue 9 and 7 holes.  Best tiebreaker in course
history.
Berger
20- Results of 15th Putting tournament - Feb 2014
    
Tim Jensen edged Mike Jimerson 52-53 to win the February 2014 putting tournament.  Tim became the youngest winner at 29.
Wins
21- Results of 16th Putting tournament - Mar 2014
Jim Slagle shot a 4 under par 50 or 52 with handi-
cap to win the March 2014 tournament.  Jim finished the 27 holes without a bogie.  John Raia performed this feat last on November 4, 2013.
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22- Gwen Brady shoots female record 58-Apr 2014
     Gwen Brady shot a 58 on her second round on
the Slag's Country Club.  As noticed on the scoreboard she had 4 bogies and 23 pars.  She
broke the female record by a single stroke
previously held by Nancy Shuck.
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23- Results of 17th Putting tournament - Apr 2014
    
Jerry Slagle fired a 49 in the April tourna-
ment to shoot a gross 51 with handicap to edge his uncle, Larry Hagen, by a stroke.  This was Jerry's 3rd tournament win, but first in 14 months.
  
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24- Results of 17th Putting tournament - May 2014
Grant Sciarani shot a 51 and with a reverse handicap of 1 finished with a 52 to defeat John Wilford by a stroke.  This was Grant's first win and the 12th different winner in 18 monthly tournaments.  We have had 6 different winners in the last six months.  Click here to see monthly scores and handicaps for June.  Click here to see cum stats for all 18 tournaments to date.
Sciarani
23- Results of 19th Putting tournament - June
2014 Mark Billes shot a record 11 strokes under
his average to shoot a 51 and capture the June tournament.  The four other times he has putted
27 holes he has scored 60 to 62.  Mark is the 12th different winner in 19 monthly tournaments.  We have had 7 different winner in the last 7 months. 
Click here to see monthly scores and handicaps
for July and cum statsBilles
24- COMMISSIONER SHOOTS AN 11
Nelson shot an 11 on the Blue course on July 2,
2014 while putting with Keith Dias, Wyatt Haccou and Hakeem Yousef.   Nelson aced 7 holes and sunk a 3 foot putt from the rough for par on #4and a 8 footer on #6 for a par.  The prior course record on the Blue course was 13.  On Nelson's 669th round on his course he finally got his 11 after shooting 12 three times on the Gray course.  And the 11 was after playing the nine-hole Gray course in 23, his
high for 2014.  Nelson improved an unlikely 12 strokes in one round. 
Click on this line for additional detail and his 12 the next time
he played the Blue course!

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25- Results of 20th Putting tournament - July 2014
Grant shoots a 49 and with a reverse handicap of 3 has a tournament score of 52 to win the July 2014
tournament.  This was Grant's 2nd win as he also
won in May 2014.    John Raia was runner-up with
a score of 53. 

Click here to see monthly scores and handicaps for August.  Click here to see cum stats for all 20 tournaments to date. July
26- Results of 21st Putting tournament - August
2014.  Don McLeod posted a 53 on August 1st
and despite five 54's, no one could match Don's
53.  Don became the oldest winner (80) and was
the first putter to hold the lead all 31 days of the
month.
Click here to see monthly scores and handicaps
for September.  Click here to see cum stats for
all 21 tournaments to date.
McLeod


27- Results of 22nd Putting tournament - Sept
2014 - Jerry Slagle shot a 50 with handicap to
capture the tournament title in September 2014.
Click here to see cum stats for all 22 tournaments to date.  Click here to see cum stats for all 22 tournaments to date.
2014
28- Results of 23rd Putting tournament -
October.  Virgil Stockard shot a 49 with a 3
handicap for at total of 52 to win the October
tournament.  This was Virgil's record 4th win.

Click here to see monthly scores and handicaps
for November Click here to see cum stats for
all 23 tournaments to date.


Oct

29- Results of 24th Putting tournament - Nov,
2014 - Jerry Slagle shot a 27 hole tournament
record 46 to win the November 2014 putting
tournament by 2 strokes over his brother who
finished 2nd.   This is the 3rd month Jerry
has won the tournament in 2014.
     Click here to see monthly scores and handicaps
for December
Click here to see cum stats for
all 23 tournaments to date.

Nov



30- Frank Raia became the 100 different person to putt on the Slag Country Club course.  A few stats on the first 100 putters:
1- Were born in 19 different states and 5 countries.  2- Were born in 51 different years. 3- Graduated from 38 different colleges. 4- Includes 13 out of state putters residing in 8 different stats.  5- Live in 32 different cities.

Raia


31- Results of 25th Putting tournament - Dec
2014 - John Wilford shot a 49 for 27 holes and
with reverse handicap of 3 totaled 52 to win the December 2014 tournament.  John won his 2nd
tournament.  He also won in May 2013.  John was
the 10th different winner in 2014.   

     Click here to see monthly scores and handicaps
for January
Click here to see cum stats for
all 25 tournaments to date.
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32- Below are links to the following stats(click on description to open):
A- 2014 Averages by course and hole for all 22 putters that putted at least 5 rounds during 2014.  Includes all rounds putted, both tournament rounds and additional rounds putted that were not part of tournament.
B- Course and Visitor records for Slag's
Country  Club as of 1-17-2015


33- Results of 26th Putting tournament - Jan
2015 - Virgil Stockard dominated the January
2015 tournament by capturing the first 3 and 4
of the first six places  Virgil has collected a record
23 top 5 places and tied Jerry Slagle with a 5th
win.
    
Click here to see monthly scores and handicaps
for February
Click here to see cum stats for
all 26 tournaments to date.

Stockard

33- Results of 27th Putting tournament - Feb 2015 - Dan Garwick shot a career low of 52 on the 25th of the month to win the February 2015 tournament by 2 strokes over Virgil Stockard who led most of the month.  Dan became the 15th different putter to win one of the 27 monthly tournaments to date.
      Click here to see monthly scores and handicaps for MarchClick here to see cum stats for all 27 tournaments to date.
      Garwick

34- Results of 28th Putting tournament - March
2015.   Virgil Stockard scored a 47 (44 after deducting his 3 handicap), the 2nd lowest score
ever for a tournament round to win the March
tournament by 1 stroke over Mark Billes.  This
was Virgil's record 6th monthly victory.
 
Click here to see monthly scores and handicaps
for MarchClick here to see cum stats for all 28 tournaments to date. Click here to see top 5
scores for each tournament and lowest gross
score since inception.
March
                                                          2015 
35- Results of 29th Putting tournament - April 2015.  Mark Billes shot a 52 and with a 7 handicap had a net score of 45 to defeat Don
McLeod by a stroke in the April 2015 tournament.  Mark also won the tournament in June 2014.  
     Click here to see monthly scores and handicaps for May. 
     Click here to see cum stats for all 29 tournaments to date. 
     Click here to see top 5 scores for each tournament and lowest two gross scores each month since inception. 
Billes

36- Results of 30th Putting tournament - May 2015.  Bryan Dalton shot a 53 and with a 13 handicap
for an all-time low net score of 40 to win the May 2015 putting tournament.
     Click here to see May monthly scores and handicaps for June.   If this link doesn't work use
link in picture 37 to obtain same file.
     Click here to see cum stats for all 30
tournaments to date. 
     Click here to see top 5 scores for each
tournament and lowest two gross scores each
month since inception.

Dalton
37- Jerry Slagle records 8 aces on Blue course - May 2015.  Jerry aced 8 of 9 holes on the Blue course to record an 11.  It broke the guest record of 14 by an amazing 3 strokes despite over 1040 rounds being played on the course to date.  Read link to narrative below for all the records Jerry set in May.
       Click here for narrative of the May 2015
tournament.

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38- Results of 31st Putting tournament - June 2015.
Grant Sciarani shot a 27 hole record of 42 and with his 1 handicap had a net scoreof 41, 5 strokes better
than runner-up Rick Salas.  Grant rewrote portions
of the record book as detailed on the narrative.
     Click here to see June monthly scores and handicaps for July.   
     Click here to see cum stats for all 31
 tournaments to date. 

     Click here to see top 5 scores for each
tournament and lowest two gross scores each
month since inception.

2015
39- Results of 32nd Putting tournament - July 2015.  Kennedy Meeks, a junior this fall at the University of South Carolina, became the first female winner in our 32 monthly tournaments
by edging veteran John Raia by a stroke and 4 others by 2 strokes.
     Veteran putter Virgil Stockard who had almost twice as many appearances as anyone else, passed away July 30 after a short illness.  He has become the first putter inducted into the Slag Country Club's Hall of fame.  More info available is in the monthly article in the first link below.
     Click here to see July monthly scores,  handicaps for August and a narrative of the July tournament.
     Click here to see cum stats for all 32 tournaments to date. 
     Click here to see top 5 scores for each tournament and lowest two gross scores each month since inception.

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40- Results of 33rd Putting tournament - August 2015.  Wayne Dunderdale shot a net 42 to win the August 2015 putting tournament by a record tying
5 strokes.  Wayne also won the 4th monthly tournament in March 2013.

     More info available is in the monthly article
in the first link below.
     Click here to see August monthly scores,  handicaps for September and a narrative of the
August tournament.

     C
lick here to see cum stats for all 33
tournaments to date. 

    
Click here to see the best 5 scores for each tournament and lowest two gross scores each
month since inception. At the bottom on the
right is the nu
mber of times each putter has
finished in the top 5 by place (1, 2, 3, 4, 5) in

the monthly tournament.
August 2015
41- Results of 34th Putting tournament - September 2015.  Jerry Slagle shot a net 44 to defeat runner-up Tom Morris  by 3 strokes.  This was Jerry's record tying 6th win to tie him with Virgil Stockard.
     More info available is in the monthly article
in the first link below.
     Click here to see September monthly scores,  handicaps for October and a narrative of the
September tournament.

     C
lick here to see cum stats for all 34
tournaments to date. 
    
Click here to see the best 5 scores for each tournament and lowest two gross scores each
month since inception. At the bottom on the
right is the nu
mber of times each putter has
finished in the top 5 by place (1, 2, 3, 4, 5) in
the monthly tournament.
Sept 2015


42- Results of 35th Putting tournament - October 2015.  Hal Berger shot the two lowest net rounds in November to win his 3rd monthly putting tournament.  He had 3 of the top 5 finishes for the month.
     
Click here to see October monthly scores,  handicaps for November and a narrative of the
October tournament.

     C
lick here to see cum stats for all 35
tournaments to date.

     Click here to see the best 5 scores for each tournament and lowest two gross scores each month.

     
Oct
 

43- Results of 36th Putting tournament - November 2015.  Shawn Boyd (1) and Al Spigeralli (2) combined for three 47 scores with Shawn winning the tiebreaker to win the November 2015 putting tournament.
       Click here to see November monthly scores,  handicaps for December and a narrative of the
November tournament.

     C
lick here to see cum stats for all 36
tournaments to date.

     Click here to see the best 5 scores for each tournament and lowest two gross scores each month.


Boyd    


44- Results of 37th Putting tournament - December 2015.  Grant Sciarani shot a net 45 to defeat Rick
Salas and Jerry Slagle by 2 strokes to win the December 2015 tournament.
       Click here to see December monthly scores,  handicaps for January and a narrative of the
December tournament.

     C
lick here to see cum stats for all 37
tournaments to date.

     Click here to see the best 5 scores for each tournament and lowest two gross scores each month.


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45- 2015 Recap - In Progress!

Click here for top five putters based
on average for 27 holes for 2013, 2014
and 2015.

Click here to top five putters for each
of the 27 holes for 2015.


46- Results of 38th Putting tournament - January 2016.  Hal Berger shot a net 46 to defeat Ken Furuta in sudden death in the January 2016 tournament.
       Click here to see January monthly scores,  handicaps for February and a narrative of the
January tournament.

     C
lick here to see cum stats for all 38
tournaments to date.

     Click here to see the best 5 scores for each tournament and lowest two gross scores each month.

Also on this file near the bottom opposite the Top 5 for May 2013 is the number of times each putter
has finished in the top 5.

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47- Results of 39th Putting tournament - February 2016.  Tom Morris shot a net 46 to defeat Mark Billes and John Raia by a stroke in the February 2016 tournament.
       Click here to see February monthly scores,  handicaps for March and a narrative of the
February tournament.

     C
lick here to see cum stats for all 39
tournaments to date.

     Click here to see the best 5 scores for each tournament and lowest two gross scores each month.
  Also on this file near the bottom opposite the Top 5 for May 2013 is the number of times each putter has finished in the top 5.
Morris Feb
                                                  2016

48- Cory Kucera shot a 51 in his initial appearance
at the Slag Country Club on February 28, 2016 to break the record of 52 jointly held by John Raia, Grant Sciarani and Larry Hagen.  Cory's only
bogie was on the next to last hole.  The scoreboard
showed 1's on the first three holes on the Scarlet
course, but they were actually pars.
Kucera
49- Grant Sciarani shot a net 46 to capture his 5th
tournament at the Slag Country Club in March 2016.
     
   Click here to see March monthly scores,  handicaps for April and a narrative of the
March tournament.

     C
lick here to see cum stats for all 40
tournaments to date.

     Click here to see the best 5 scores for each tournament and lowest two gross scores each month.
  Also on this file near the bottom opposite the Top 5 for May 2013 is the number of times each putter has finished in each of the top 5 positions.
March
                                                          2016


50- Wayne Dunderdale shot a net 43 to capture his 3rd tournament at the Slag Country Club in April 2016.
     
   Click here to see April monthly scores,  handicaps for May and a narrative of the
  April tournament.

     C
lick here to see cum stats for all 41
tournaments to date.

     Click here to see the best 5 scores for each tournament and lowest two gross scores each month.
  Also on this file near the bottom opposite the Top 5 for May 2013 is the number of times each putter has finished in each of the top 5 positions in all tournaments to date.
Dunderdale















51- Rick Salas and Steve Havens both shot two 46's in May with Rick winning the tie breaker to win the monthly tournament in May 2016.


     
   Click here to see May monthly scores,  handicaps for June and a narrative of the May tournament.
     C
lick here to see cum stats for all 42 tournaments to date.

     Click here to see the best 5 scores for each tournament and lowest two gross scores each month.
  Also on this file near the bottom opposite the Top 5 for May 2013 is the number of times each putter has finished in each of the top 5 positions in all tournaments to date.
Salas



52- Don McLeod shot a net 45 to win the monthly tournament in June 2016 by a stroke over Mark Billes and John Wilford.  Don established a record for the oldest putter to win the monthly tournament at 82 years and 4 months.
     
   Click here to see June monthly scores,  handicaps for July and a narrative of the June tournament.
     C
lick here to see cum stats for all 43 tournaments to date.

     Click here to see the best 5 scores for each tournament and lowest two gross scores each month.
  Also on this file near the bottom opposite the Top 5 for May 2013 is the number of times each putter has finished in each of the top 5 positions in all tournaments to date.
June
                                                          2016

















Putting Results between Nelson, Hal Berger and John Wilford Putting Results between Nelson and Curt Hagen