Play Results

October 23, 2019

We had 13 golfers tee off starting at 9:00 AM at Diablo Hills Golf Course.   As a group they had 23 pars and no birdies.  Dick Hixson shot the low round of the day with a very nice 4 over par “38”… nice round Dick!!!   Stan Johnson won the closest to the pin event on the 3rd hole with a “not so close” shot of 26’ 5”;  Stan proceeded to 3 putt for a bogey….Stan !!!  A number of the golfers retired to the Greenery Restaurant for a cold drink and/or bite to eat.  Come join us next week for a fun time !!!

October 16, 2019

With no conflicting  SIR events, we had 16 golfers tee off starting at 9:00 AM at Diablo Hills Golf Course.   As a group they had 22 pars and Frank Kilarr had the sole birdie on the 3rd hole.  Frank also shot the low round of the day with a very nice 5 over par “39”… great round Frank!!!   Tom Kerns won the closest to the pin event on the 3rd hole with a shot of 13’ 7”;  Tom missed the birdie putt but did make par.  A number of the golfers retired to the Greenery Restaurant for a cold drink and/or bite to eat.  Come join us next week for a fun time !!!

October 9, 2019

Due to a couple of conflicting SIR events (18 Hole Group outing at Fox Tail Golf Course and The Potomac Boat Tour) , only 7 golfers teed off starting at 9:00 AM at Diablo Hills Golf Course.   As a group they had 11 pars and Dick Hixson had the sole birdie on the 3rd hole.  Gary Grice (prospective SIR member) shot the low round of the day with a very nice 4 over par “38”… great round Gary!!!   A number of the golfers retired to the Greenery Restaurant for a cold drink and/or bite to eat.  Come join us next week for a fun time !!!

October 2, 2019

Fifteen golfers teed off at 9:00 AM at Diablo Hills Golf Course.   As a group we had 25 pars and 2 birdies.  Rich Knowles had the closest to the pin shot on the 3rd hole with a “not-so-close” 23’, 11”  shot which he went on to convert to one of his two birdie !!  Rich also shot the low round of the day with a super 2 over par “36”… great round Rich!!!   A number of the golfers retired to the Greenery Restaurant for a cold drink and/or bite to eat.  Come join us next week for a fun time !!!

September 25, 2019

Seventeen golfers teed off at 9:00 AM at Diablo Hills Golf Course.   As a group we had 22 pars and three birdies.  Tom Kerns had the closest to the pin shot on the 4th hole with a reasonably close 11’, 11”  shot which he went on to convert to a par….nice Tom !!  HOWEVER….the top news is Tom also shot the low round of the day (and year with a phenomenal 1 over par “35”… great going Tom!!!   A number of the golfers retired to the Greenery Restaurant for a cold drink and/or bite to eat.  Come join us next week for a fun time !!!

September 18, 2019

Fourteen golfers teed off at 9:00 AM at Diablo Hills Golf Course.   As a group we had 25 pars (high for the year) and no birdies.  Rich Knowles had the closest to the pin shot on the 4th hole with a reasonably close 10’, 10”  shot which he went on to convert to a par….nice Rich !!  Rich and Mike Frey shot the low rounds of the day with a “40”… nice going Rich and Mike!!!    A number of the golfers retired to the Greenery Restaurant for a cold drink and/or bite to eat and to rehash the day’s play.  Come join us next week for a fun time !!!

September 11, 2019

Thirteen golfers teed off at 9:00 AM on a beautiful morning at Diablo Hills Golf Course.   As a group we had 15 pars and 1 birdie by Frank Kilarr.  Frank also had the closest to the pin shot on the 3rd hole with a reasonably close 12’ shot which he went on to convert to a par….nice Frank !!  Dick Hixson and Gary Grice shot the low rounds of the day with a “42”… one under bogie golf; nice going Dick and Gary!!!    A number of the golfers retired to the Greenery Restaurant for a cold drink and/or bite to eat and to rehash the day’s play.  Come join us next week for a fun time !!!

September 4, 2019

Thirteen golfers teed off at 9:00 AM at Diablo Hills Golf Course and due to a golf cart malfunction only twelve golfers finished…Phil Philpot had to withdraw after the 7th hole.  It was too bad as Phil had a good round going including recording closest to the hole on the 4th hole with a 12’ 3” shot which he did convert to a par.   As a group we had 15 pars and no birdies ..  first time this year that no one registered a birdie !!!.  Mario Moratorio shot the low rounds of the day with a “43”… bogie golf, nice going Mario!!!    A number of the golfers retired to the Greenery Restaurant for a cold drink and/or bite to eat and to rehash the day’s play.  Come join us next week for a fun time !!!

Earlier this year…

Tee Shot of the Year !!!

Bob Jones pulverizes the ball !!!

August 28, 2019

Fifteen golfers showed up for the 9:00 AM tee off at Diablo Hills Golf Course.   The competition event for the day as selected by Starter Phil Philpot was a combo individual/team match event. Each group had two A designated and two B designated players. Each group prior to teeing off decided on an individual to call for a heads or tails from the coin flipped by the starter. That individual will select one of the other three to be his partner in match play against the remaining two. The winning teams were Perkins/Jones, Anderson/Gilman, Shahade/Pabla and Hixson/Johnson…way to go guys !!! As a group we had 9 pars and 4 birdies ..  the birdies were registered by Don Perkins, Mike Anderson, Dick Hixson and Stan Johnson.  Mike Anderson, Ron Shahade and Dick Hixson shot the low rounds of the day with a “41”… nice score guys!!!  Everyone seemed to enjoy the change of pace event…nice job Phil !!!  A number of the golfers retired to the Greenery Restaurant for a cold drink and/or bite to eat and to rehash the day’s play.  Come join us next week for a fun time !!!

 

August 21, 2019

Twenty-One golfers showed up for the 9:00 AM tee off at Diablo Hills Golf Course.   The duel competition events for the day as selected by Starter Phil Philpot was closest to the pin on the 3rd hole and longest drive on the 2nd hole.  Stan Hennessey won closest to the hole event with a nice 7 foot shot which he proceeded to sink for a par.  The longest drive event was won by Rich Knowles ….way to go Stan and Rich !! As a group we had 28 pars and one birdie which was registered by Bob Sherman.  Mario Moratorio and Rich Knowles shot the low rounds of the day with a “41”… nice score guys!!!  A number of the golfers retired to the Greenery Restaurant for a cold drink and/or bite to eat and to rehash the day’s play.  Come join us next week for a fun time !!!

Rich Knowles, Ray de Wit, Phil Philpot, Glenn Gilmore and Bob Sherman waiting to tee off.

August 14, 2019

Sixteen golfers showed up for the 9:00 AM tee off for another a beautiful morning at Diablo Hills Golf Course.   The competition event for the day as selected by Phil Philpot (the Starter for the month of August) was “play the round with 4 clubs”.  The event was won by Ron Shahade with a low score for the year with a two over “36” … using a 5W, 4hy, 9i, and putter.  Ron, maybe you should lighten you golf bag and only play with those four clubs all the time!!!  Way to go Ron !!!  The runner-up was Dick Hixson with a nice 5 over par “39” using a 3W, 6I, GW and a putter.  Way to go Dick !!!  As a group we had 24 pars and three birdies registered.. two by Ron and the other by Dan Crowley.  A number of the golfers retired to the Greenery Restaurant for a cold drink and/or bite to eat and to review why they had selected the four clubs they did and what adjustments they will make for next year’s event.  Come join us next week for a fun time !!!

August 7, 2019

Sixteen golfers showed up for the 9:00 AM tee off for another a beautiful morning at Diablo Hills Golf Course.   The competition events for the day as selected by Phil Philpot (the Starter for the month of August) was fewest putts.  The fewest putts event was won by Bill Koski with a reasonably low 15 putts…way to go Bill !! As a group we had 16 pars and two birdies registered by Bill Koski and Mike Frey.  Mike also registered the low rounds of the day with a “41”.  A number of the golfers retired to the Greenery Restaurant for a cold drink and/or bite to eat and to rehash the day’s play.  Come join us next week for a fun time !!!

Bob Sherman assisting Phil Philpot with Tee Times

Glenn Gillman and Mike Anderson enjoying a pre-round doughnut. 

 

Dave Perkins and Bob Jones waiting to tee off.

Bill Barber, Dick Hixson, Bob Bogardus, Glenn Gilman,

Dan Crowley, Stan Hennessy, Paul Hersch, Mike Anderson            

 

 

 

Phil Philpot lining up a putt and Rich Knowles looking on:

A portion of the Group refreshing and rehashing after the round.

 

 

 

 

 

Update 10/28/2019 FPK