On Saturday afternoon, the first round of the 36th Zanesville District Golf Association Amateur is set to begin at River Greens Golf Course in West Lafayette. Defending champion Jesse Wilkin highlights a stellar field of amateurs looking to make more history. The following are tee times for the first day of play on Saturday. A link to second day tee times is provided to the left of the story under the title, "ZDGA Tee Times"
With a birdie on his final hole, the par-3 18th, Jim Spargrove overtook Don Denman to win his fourth Zanesville Seniors' Classic on Wednesday afternoon at Zanesville Country Club. Spargrove is the first back-to-back winner of the event since Norman Ogilvie completed the feat in 2007 and 2008. After a front nine 36, Spargrove came home in 33, adding birdies on the par-3 12th and par-4 16th to go with his birdie on the 18th. Rick Macklin, who along with Spargrove...
On a hot Tuesday morning, the best senior golfers from around the state competed in the first round of the 48th Annual Zanesville Seniors' Classic at Zanesville Country Club. A tough course setup and muggy conditions made scoring difficult, as not a single player shot in the 60s. However, Don Denman capitalized on his scoring opportunities, shooting a two under par 70 to take a one shot lead over defending champion Jim Spargrove and Circleville native Rick Macklin. ...
For the first time since 1946, the Ohio Golf Association Junior Championship came to Zanesville with 189 golfers hoping to add their name to the history of great champions. Before the week began, Nate Yankovich ranked eighth among the best Ohio golf recruits this past year. The University of Iowa commit showing why he was so coveted the past two days at Zanesville Country Club. Yankovich, who recently graduated from St. Charles Prep in Columbus, firing a 70-68 to claim the...
It's a golf lover's dream to shop for the latest and greatest gear.
The Zanesville District Golf Association hosted its annual "Golf-A-Rama" Sunday afternoon at the Knights of Columbus hall. Vice president Lee Secrist said local vendors donated items for a silent auction.
"Everybody always comes and checks out golf clubs, that's the first thing," said Secrist. "They want to fill a void that they had last year, maybe they need to pick...
Zack Smith used a strong back nine to win the 2011 Junior Zanesville District Golf Association Tournament at Jaycees Golf Course. Smith birdied three of the last five holes to edge Conner Reinbeau for the victory. On the girls side Courtney Tincher did not play her best round but was still able to win the Girl's division of the Tournament. With the win both players earn scholarships for their future college plans.
Area golfers are invited to participate in a good cause.
Forever Dads is hosting Champions of Fatherhood Golf Classic at Jaycee's golf course next Friday to help raise funds for group projects.
"Our message about strengthening fatherhood does really resonate with everyone who hears our story because it's so important that there be a strong dad in our lives," said Finance Chair for Forever Dads Dean Cole.
Some area golfers are helping Southeastern Ohio Regional Medical Center in Cambridge pay for one particular piece of equipment.
It's new IV smart pumps that the hospital is using to replace the older ones.
"It's more of a precaution for the patients. It's programmed in the correct dosage that they would need. So, it's a core measurement for the hospital mostly, " says Debbie Stillion of the Center's Marketing Department.
Dale Jones is 91 years old, but his age is the least of his problems on the golf course. Jones is legally blind and needs help in aiming his shots still not a problem. Jones plays competitive golf and hangs with all who challenge him. For more on Dale's extraordinary story click the video link as Jeremy Rauch reports.