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April 6, Round #2

Breaking a more-than-a-century-old record, The BGA teed off on the coldest April 6 in Baltimore’s history. In a fitting way, The Snowman proceeded to emerge victorious for the second week in a row. But that’s not the big news… Mr.

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Opening Day, March 30, 2016

Finally the day had arrived. Dusting off our sticks and swings after a long winter of un-use, the BGA arrived at the appointed time to start the new season. The wind was up and the temperature was down; however, “the

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Rd. 19 July 29 “A Chee’burger for Mr. Fifteen”

The previous 3 weeks of play were so uneventful that The Scribe was not inspired to make a record of the playing. However, after many years of travail, Rodger “Mr. Fifteen” Swanson finally won a cheeseburger dinner at the fabulous

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Rd 15, July 1 and Commish Wins Again

Round 14 was just Commish and Mr. Fifteen with Commish winning with a very weak 48, net 38 to Mr. Fifteens’s 51, net 40. Enough said. This week, Rounf 15, the scores were  close as Commish shot a 46, net

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Rd 13, June 17 Could 2 Chee’burgers Really Be Awarded?

The short answer is “No,” but it was oh so close. With The Snowman stuck at work, the intrepid three teed off in a slight drizzle (like, what’s new, right?). The first 2 holes were a “wash” as six bogeys

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Rd 12, June 10 Just Another Day at the BGA

The Bills win The BIIIILLLLLLLSSSSS win. That’s about all your venerable Scribe can write about. Team Swansonhead was very bad and Team Bill was so-so bad but they won and got much free beer at the Crackpot. And that is

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Rd #11, June 3, Where Art Thou O Snowman?

Another week of steady rain, the first June days in 6 years with high temps below 65, and The Snowman fails to post, again. The scuttlebutt around the BGA Central Office is that he is trying to sit on his

Posted in Beer, Commish, Mr. Fifteen, Mr. FourSkin, Snowman

#10 May 27, Another Wednesday, Another Rain Storm

With the failure of Mr. FourSkin to post, the intrepid trio of Commish, The Snowman and Mr. Fifteen bought their greens fees and proceeded to the first tee only to be rained upon. The dark clouds seemed to be moving

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#9, May 20, And Frosty Recalls His Hole-in-One

Last week your humble Scribe wrote a short tome congratulating Commish on his winning of a Chee’burger dinner for a net score of 31 or better. All he heard about it was how he forgot to mention The Snowman‘s hole-in-one…hole

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#8, May 13, Commish Wins a Chee’burger

It was a beautiful afternoon and for Commish it would only get better. He was teamed with The Snowman and they were trying to win a beer from the team of Misters Fifteen and FourSkin. Mr. Fifteen’s bogey on the

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BGA RECORD... Thistle Golf Course, Myrtle Beach High Hole Score..."Johnny U" (19)... The Snowman