The annual Zanesville District Golf Association Golf Show is just a few weeks away.
This year the Z.D.G.A. is offering something new at the show. Four golf club manufacturers will be in attendance with the latest line of clubs for attendees to try and give feedback. This will go along with the long drive competition that takes place each year. Event organizer and Zanesville Country Club's Golf Pro, Mike Durant, said the event gets people together after a long winter off from golf.
Brad Baker of Warsaw is no stranger to winning golf tournaments.
Baker fired a 73 at Zanesville Country Club on Sunday and a 289 overall for his third Zanesville District Golf Association Amateur Championship.
Zanesville native Jason Boughman was tied with Baker after 54 holes, but dropped out of contention following three straight bogeys and a triple bogey on holes 9-12. Boughman finished with a 297, one stroke ahead of former Tri-Valley Scottie Zack Forker.
Four new members were added to the Zanesville District Golf Association's Hall of Fame.
Ron Bucci, Bob Lewis, Mike McCullough and Russell Roberts were inducted to ZDGA Monday night at the association's 13th Golf Hall of Fame and Recognition Banquet held at the Putnam VFW. All four inductees said they got their start on the green at a young age.
"For me, it was my backyard in Coshocton, Ohio; the country club," McCullough said. "And I caddied on Monday and I'd play...
It was as close to a forgone conclusion as you could get in the golf world, but Chase Wilson couldn't relax on the final day of the Zanesville District Golf Association Tournament.
He entered the final round at the Zanesville Country Club with a huge lead but still had his sights on one prize, all four rounds in the 60s. Wilson accomplished that goal by firing a final round 68 at the Country Club which was good enough for a four under par day. In the process Wilson broke the tournament...
Chase Wilson is doing to the ZDGA Amateur what Tiger Woods used to do in tournaments in the early 2000s. Wilson will take a 13-shot lead into the final round at Zanesville Country Club. The High Point senior to be fired his third straight under par round, a three-under 67 in blustry conditions at Eaglesticks Golf Club on Saturday. The only other round under par on the day was fired by future Akron golfer and Rosecrans graduate Josh Agin, who shot a two-...
After 36 holes, 2010 ZDGA Amateur champion Chase Wilson is halfway to his second title in three years, after back-to-back rounds of 69 this past weekend. He will take an eight shot lead into the final weekend of play and is looking for added momentum heading into his final season at High Point University. Below are tee-times for the third round to be played at Eaglesticks Golf Club on Saturday afternoon.
Round two of the ZDGA took place at Jaycees Golf Course this afternoon and while the rain put some competitors at a disadvantage the leader ending the day Chase Wilson played well yet again. The top 60 advance to the final rounds at Eaglesticks and the Zanesville Country Club next weekend.
The first round of the Zanesville District Golf Assoication Amateur Tournament got underway today at River Greens Golf Course in West Lafayette. On a difficult day for scoring, with winds gusting up to 20 MPH, 2010 champion Chase Wilson emerged from the pack to take a four shot lead into the second round. Wilson was three under through four holes in his opening round, and played smart, steady golf for the remainder of the day to end the day on top. Among the notable...