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Birch Ridge Golf Report: With arrival of July, tourney calendar picks up

...Jelsma further embellished his golfing legacy with brilliant strikes at the sixth and eighth, capturing closest to. Pat McElroy stole a glimmer of glory with the long putt at the ninth, but the day belonged to Jelsma.Tuesday Morning Ladies LeagueLouise...
Birch Ridge report: Columnist roots for November golf

...for the final time Monday morning. Sid Cox won the hearts of many women with a daring 31 net. Sid's score bested Pat McElroy by a single swing of the golf club. Earl "The Pearl" Matthis hit a groovy shot at the sixth for closest-to recognition...
Birch Ridge Golf Report, increasing his stature within the golf community. Mathis netted a 31 to distance himself from the competition. Pat McElroy did well enough to finish in second place, commonly known as the first loser. Wayne "Iron Man" Anderson captured...
Birch Ridge Golf Report: On flop shots with a 3-iron

...The company has been so pleasant this summer two ladies decided to join the group making for an eventful contest. Pat McElroy managed to rise above his fellow competitors to post his first low-net triumph of the young year. Gary Davis hit...
Birch Ridge Golf Report: The eighth green is open and ready for play

...round of Senior v. Senior golf action. Tom "Two Step" Boedeker deftly posted a net 31 to capture Senior glory. Pat McElroy finished second, a few shots off the lead with a net 34. Darell "Cool Hand" Jelsma gets a high-five for a third-place...
Golf season slowly comes to an end, as autumn flourishes

...for the 2012 season. Riveting Senior League ActionTwelve cases of the putting yips, that all lived in the days of Pat McElroy, a local Birch Ridge golfer who invented useful tools such as the wheel and the club, arrived just in time to play...
So far, Mother Nature smacks a sweet mulligan

...round of doggy treats on the Doc? Eleven duffers moseyed in for week three of Birch Ridge's Monday senior league. Pat McElroy's play resembled Rory McIlroy en route to posting a net 31 to take home the winnings. A superb tee shot at the eighth...
Birch Ridge report: Has summer started yet?

...Eleven elderly legends of the links braved the conditions Tuesday morning for another week of dynamite league action. Pat McElroy continued to put his grandson Rory in his place with another display of stellar play. McElroy tied for first with Dave...
Birch Ridge Golf Report

...was a tie for second place with a net 31 between Mark Hutton and Paul Zimmerman. Closest to the hole on No. 6 was Pat McElroy and on hole No. 8, George McDowell was closest to the hole. George Cullom had the longest putt. The Tuesday Morning...
Birch Ridge Golf Report

...playing earlier, teeing off at 6 p.m. The seniors are still going strong. On Aug. 20, there were 21 players. Pat McElroy took first place with the low net (33). With a net 34, George Collum came in second and also was closest to the...


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