Stories tagged with: golf

JJ Mickey
July 17, 2012 - 4:56pm
3 years 49 weeks ago

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. ...

June 27, 2012 - 9:44pm
4 years 3 days ago

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...

February 5, 2012 - 10:28pm
4 years 20 weeks ago

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...

June 14, 2011 - 5:39pm
5 years 2 weeks ago

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.


Boys Division;

1. Zack Smith...

September 24, 2010 - 6:05pm
5 years 40 weeks ago

H.S. Golf:

MVL Records:

West Muskingum- 21-3
John Glenn - 19-5
Philo 17 -7
Maysville - 17-7
Tri-Valley - 16-8
Sheidan - 9-15
New Lex - 6-18
Morgan - 3-21
Crooksville - 0-24

Tournament Results:

1) John Glenn - 315
2) West Muskingum - 324
3) Tri-Valley - 335
4) Philo - 336
5) Maysville - 352

September 24, 2010 - 5:08pm
5 years 40 weeks ago

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.

Forever Dads participates in a wide variety of...

July 12, 2010 - 6:55pm
5 years 50 weeks ago

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.

130 golfers from across the state attended...

June 25, 2010 - 12:20am
6 years 1 week ago

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.

June 23, 2010 - 9:49am
6 years 1 week ago

The annual ZHS Quarterback Club golf scramble is set for this weekend. Organizers say there is still time to get a team in the event which will be played at Green Valley Golf Club Saturday June 26th at 9:30am. Football players will serve as caddies and there will be 25 dollar closest to the pin prizes on every hole. There will also be cash prizes for 1st -- $250 -- 2nd $200 – 3rd -- $150. The entry fee is $160 dollars per team/$40 per player and it includes green fees, caddie, lunch at...

June 22, 2010 - 11:59pm
6 years 1 week ago

At 92 years of age most of us would be just happy to see our grand children running around the house or enjoying the accomplishments of our lives. Most of us wouldn't ever imagine playing golf let alone playing league golf where scores actually count. Charlie Paynter is putting a stop to all those stereo types and competing against people half his age at Green Valley Golf Course every week. For more on this story click the video link, and don't forget to check back at because...

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