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MAY 23, 2018

Bill JacksonBill JacksonEAGLE RIDGE GOLF LEAGUE NEWS

Tuesday Rain did not Dampen the Field on Tuesday Evening

 

On Tuesday afternoon, I left my house about 4:15 in the afternoon, and it was pouring the rain. I had my windshield wipers on the entire trip to the clubhouse. I found a few league members milling around, and they were watching the flashes of lightning in the distance. So my question to them was, “are we going to play?” The answer I received was that no one was going to play if we were hit with a thunderstorm. Then, the weather took an about-face, and by 4:45, the rain stopped, and the sun came out. It was just a little drink for the course which was nice. By 5 o’clock the league members had rolled in. We had 19 members who played, and those who did not play had notified the course several days before. So it was not only a good night to play golf it was also a remarkable turnout.

This week the League played the front nine. Without a doubt, at least for me, the front nine is much more difficult than the back nine. Yet there were many lower scores than the last time we played the front nine where par was the low score. The low gross score was an excellent one under 34.

Those scoring less than par included Dustin Kingsmore (31), Bill Jackson (32), Bill England (33), and Davey Fields (34).

Now for the scores and the highlights for May 22.

Scores

Low Net Score (31) Dustin Kingsmore

Low Gross Score (34) Davey Fields

Longest Drive (#4) Ronnie Wellman

Fewest Putts Davey Fields (13)

Skills Competition

Closest to the pin, 2nd shot (#5) Ronnie Wellman

Longest Putt (#18) Bill England

Par 3, Closest to pin (#3) Davey Fields

Par 3, Closest to pin (#17) Troy Hughes

Skins { Troy Hughes (#1)

{ Davey Fields (#3)

 

See you at the course.

Submitted: May 23, 2018

May 21, 2018

 

Great job Jackson Pack on this 4 Pound smallmouth out of good ole Tug today ! This was a beautiful fish ! He turned her back so she can grow and produce more nice smallmouth! Jackson is a great young angler who loves to fish !   

--Kristi Lester Pack

 

MAY 16, 2018


The Marshall County High School team of Tristan Barrett and Evan Bremmerkamp brought a two-day cumulative total of eight bass weighing 27 pounds, 11 ounces to the scale this weekend, beating out 67 other teams to win the 2018 Kentucky High School Athletic Association (KHSAA) State Bass Fishing Championship on Kentucky Lake. The win earned the team medals, a trophy to display in their school and the title of KHSAA state champions.

Marshall County High School’s Tristan Barrett and Evan Bremmerkamp took home the top prize in the 2018 KHSAA Bass Fishing Tournament (Photo from FLW)Marshall County High School’s Tristan Barrett and Evan Bremmerkamp took home the top prize in the 2018 KHSAA Bass Fishing Tournament (Photo from FLW)


Marshall County High School’s Tristan Barrett and Evan Bremmerkamp took home the top prize in the 2018 KHSAA Bass Fishing Tournament (Photo from FLW)

The top 10 high school teams on Kentucky Lake were:

1st: Marshall County High School – Tristan Barrett and Evan Bremmerkamp, eight bass, 27-11

2nd: Madison Southern High School – Blake Harold and Cameron Cochran, six bass, 21-7

3rd: Calloway County High School – Dylan Bell and Jacob Hudgin, seven bass, 20-1

4th: McCracken County High School – Tyler Lillevig and Hunter Valerius, seven bass, 20-1

5th: Muhlenberg County High School – Carson Recke and Jackson Kulijof, six bass, 17-11

6th: Ohio County High School – Dalton Wilson and Brennan Peters, six bass, 17-8

7th: LaRue County High School – Wyatt Pearman and Evan Morris, six bass, 16-13

8th: Trigg County High School – Andrew Greene and Anthony Ethridge, seven bass, 16-11

9th: Bourbon County High School – Conner Johnson and Cameron Brady, six bass, 16-3

10th: Boyle County High School – Sam Clark and Hannah Wesley, six bass, 16-2

 

Complete results can be found at KHSAA.org.

For the second consecutive year, Garrard County High School angler Morgan Miracle was recognized as the 2018 Midway University/KHSAA Female Student-Athlete of the Year. The award is presented to the student-athlete who exemplifies outstanding athletic performance, community service, leadership and academic achievement in her sport.

A 5-pound, 3-ounce bass earned the KHSAA Big Bass honors on each day of competition. On Day One, Madison Southern High School angler Cameron Cochran caught a 5-3 to claim the big bass of the day, while Bourbon County angler Cameron Brady weighed a 5-3 on Day Two to earn the honors.

Photos from the event can be found online and are courtesy of Curtis Niedermier/FLW.

The 2018 KHSAA Fishing Championship was a two-person (team) event for students in grades 9-12. 2018 marked the sixth year of the championship event, which featured a field of 68 teams that qualified from four regional competitions in April. The event was supported by the Benton, Kentucky-based Fishing League Worldwide (FLW), the world’s largest tournament-fishing organization. For more information on FLW and their multiple tournament circuits, visit FLWFishing.com.

All High School Fishing anglers nationwide automatically qualify for the world’s largest high school bass tournament, the 2018 High School Fishing World Finals, held in conjunction with the High School Fishing National Championship on Pickwick Lake in Florence, Alabama, June 26-29. At the 2017 World Finals more than $60,000 in scholarships and prizes were awarded. Visit HighSchoolFishing.org for complete details.

From Fishing League Worldwide

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