|PICTURES TAKEN DURING INSTALLATION OF THE PUTTING GREEN
JULY 5-7, 2012
|1st Putting tournament - Slag's Buckeye Open.
Click to see flyer.
|PICTURES TAKEN DURING INSTALLATION OF THE SCOREBOARD IN
FEBRUARY 2013 (PICTURES 37-40 BELOW)
|2- Click on this link for the page with all tournament
results and a few tournament pictures
3- See below for certificate and other pictures from first tournament on September 1-8, 2012
|1- Nelson takes last nap on grass putting 2-
Two of three cleaning out almost all of
green he installed in 1985. the flowers, trees and bushes
|3- First Place Certificate -
4- Trees, bushes and shrubs removed 5- Old grass being removed
|6- Second Place Certificate -
|7- Leveling dirt
8- Preparing planter with flowers to place
around perimeter of putting green
|9- Third Place Certificate -
|10- Putting edging around trees
||12- Fourth Place Certificate -
|13- Gravel to be mixed with dirt - wire 14- Digging
nine holes for cups prior to
was placed under gravel so gophers laying down green
can't get through-
|15- Fifth Place Certificate -
|16- Putting green laid. A line drawn
17- Installing rough, cutting out holes
where grass will be cut and rough and nailing down green
|18- Low Female Certificate -
|19- Removing rough around trees
20- Sand being raked into
||21- Low Tract Score Certificate -
|22- Final Putting green with nine holes
23- Cake made by Melissa Slagle
for dedication of putting
green ceremonies on 7-8-2012
|24- Low score in tract under 40 years of age Certificate -
|25- Nelson reading dedication stats as
26- Jerry and Nelson finish dedication
Jim Slagle, Al Manzey and Jerry Slagle ceremonies by unveiling Slag's
watch Country Club sign
|27- Technical Support Certificate -
|28- Jim, Jerry and Nelson by unveiled
29- Nelson presenting
certificates to Al
sign Manzey for winning amateur and Jim
Slagle for winning pro section of the
nine hole dedication tournament
30- Those attending dedication and playing in tournament afterwards are: John Wilford,
Hal Berger, Al Manzey, Beth Padgett, Jim, Jerry, Patrick, John and Kevin Slagle, and Carol Tsai
|31- Wayne Dunderdale and Charlie 32- Brutus
makes a guest appearance
Pedersen by scoreboard
|33- Jerry Slagle did a super job making the
27 hole numbers. Note the clip on back
which attaches the number to the flag
stick. The three colors are for the three
courses: Scarlet, Gray and Brutus. 34- Nelson presenting trophy to Chase Bemiller
Coming soon to this green is a 4th course for winning the first Slag Open Putting
called Woody's Revenge! Think tough! Tournament
|35- My neices husband, Chad donated these trash bins to me for
use as containers. Chad is owner of a trash company in the Grand
Rapids, Michigan area called Ever Kept. The mini trash bins are
great for keeping my scoreboard numbers and golf balls. Thanks Chad
Stoub and thanks Dick Hammerstrom for the blue golf balls.
9-6-2012 Putting green looking north with Brutus at the north end.
38- 4-25-13 Eight of nine holes looking southwest. Scoreboard at the end.
39- 4-25-13 E (TO BE ADDED LATER)
|INSTALLATION OF PERMANENT SCOREBOARD
|Scoreboard Installation process pictures will be added at a later
|40- 2-17-23 Results of installing permanent scoreboard at
Country Club. The trophy on the left is a permanent trophy
on which monthly putting tournament winners are added.
|41- 2-17-23 Close up of Scoreboard with match results using
new tiles purchased from Sign-A-Rama in Fountain Valley. I added
magnetic strips on the back of each tile. The scoreboard shows scores
for each hole for course designated in C column. The 'T' column is
the nine hole total. The right column is the 27 hole total. The
blank space to the right of the actual scoreboard can be used for anything.
The tiles are stored on the 9 inch red shelf under the name column
plus some extras 1's and 3's on shelf at the bottom of right edge of scoreboard.
The miscellaneous digits on the right are for quick use if needed.
The right most portion is explained in picture # 38.
The gray part is sheet metal which is magnetic. I just had to paint the three
|42- 2-17-23 Below is the data on the right side of the scoreboard.
I put a plastic sheet over the paper with magnets on top to hold in
place. The top document is a thank you letter from Tom and
Dawn Bemiller, owner of Pro Turf Sales, Inc., installers of the
putting green. The lower document is a list of people that helped
make the putting green World Class.
|43- 2-17-23 Flag holder mounted on side of house. OSU
cloth cut-out to the left is pulled over the flags to protect from
dew and rain. Roof overhang also protects from rain. When flags
are in use the rack can be used for extra putters.
|44- 2-17-23 Using plexiglas, ball barings and a slope
able to keep the tiles standing up after pulling a tile out to
post a hole score.
|45- 4-7-23 I took four old white chairs that needed replaced
and painted scarlet and
gray using spray paint. Uesd two inch adhesive letters to make words on chairs.
|46-4-10-23 Every Country Club needs some street signs.
You enter the course on Buckeye Lane and the course is on OSU Drive.
Also shown is one of four flood lights
to enable putting 24/7.
|47- 4-22-23 The first out of state visitor, Dick Hammerstrom,
took the Amtrak from Chicago and three days later reached
the Slag Country Club for epic putting and chipping challenges.
Below notice was posted on the scoreboard.