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Birch Ridge golf report: Busy June concludes

...rounds, I mean holes, of punishment to take low-net honors with a gritty, hard-fought, 31 net. "Captain Cohoe," Ray Hamby, slipped and slid his ball within 13 feet of the cup for closest to at the sixth. Pat "Leaping Leprechaun" McElroy...
Nothing like a little rivalry to spice things up

...Senior LeagueNine extremely well aged men rolled into town for some spirited senior league action. Captain Cohoe, Ray Hamby represented my neighborhood well posting a net 30 to take low net. John "The Last DJ" Davis was runnin' down a dream...
Birch Ridge golf course is beckoning

...league play Monday morning. Would they remember where the first tee was after a long, cold winter? "Captain Cohoe" Ray Hamby did what all great leaders of men do, uplifting the spirits of his fellow competitors. Ray shot the worst gross and...
Golf teaches children about another 4-letter word using 'l' and 'f'

...miraculously won closest to at the eighth despite needing binoculars to attempt his putt 53 feet, 6 inches, away from the pin. Ray Hamby made the long putt on No. 9, but I'm not sure how much praise to send his way. Ray was the only senior to one-putt...
Family spirit runs strong at Birch Ridge Golf Course

...competition on their way to first-place glory. Darell and Susan Jelsma paired with Dee Richards and the Mayor of Kasilof, Ray Hamby, for a second-place finish.Birch Ridge Golf Committee's Officially Unofficial Golf RankingsThe Birch Ridge Celebrity...
Birch Ridge wraps up season of junior clinics

...laser-sighted shot.Gordon Briscoe won the remaining pennies with the closest-to at the eighth. The Mayor of Kasilof, Ray Hamby, wanted me to remind all the seniors that you're playing again next Monday.Tuesday Morning Ladies LeagueLeona "eye...
Birch Ridge report: Has summer started yet?

...Luke" Jelsma casually feathered his ball within 13 feet of the cup for closest to at the sixth. "Captain Cohoe," Ray Hamby, left his ball within a fishing pole of the pin for closest to at the eighth. Sid "Vicious" Cox had the long putt...
Golf Report: Labor Day weekend gives golfers a chance to hit the links at Birch Ridge

...on a cool 45-degree day, the last Monday of August, 11 seniors braved the cloudy morning. It was a good day for Ray Hamby, who won with a net 31 and took honors on No. 6 with a hot 24 feet, 6 inches from the pin. Don McGhee had closest...
Golf Report: Birch Ridge Golf Course wins the Bird & Birch Combined Tournament title

...Charlie Weimer/Lore Weimer and Mike Rose/Mick Reeve/Ray Hamby/Dee Richards) tied for fifth place while the Bird Homestead...Birch Ridge) - 104/99: 203 Mike Rose/Mick Reeve/Ray Hamby/Dee Richards (Birch Ridge) - 102/101: 203 Sally...
Golf season kicks off at Birch Ridge

...the winter with a net 32. Ed Robinson was closest to the No. 6 pin and made birdie. No one hit the No. 8 green and Ray Hamby had the long putt on No. 9. On Monday, 15 players showed up to have Don McGhee show that he, too, had not lost the...


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