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Ballance wins medalist at large Blitz field
Tammy Ballance
Tammy Ballance captured the largest Jake Blitz field this past Saturday shooting a low round 71. - photo by Dee McLelland, Publisher

Tammy Ballance walked away with low medalist honors this past Saturday in the biggest field of the year for the Jake Blitz held at Cherokee Rose Country Club.

Ballance shot an even par 71 to win while Dwayne Rye captured Wednesday’s blitz with a 73. Sunday’s round was rained out.

Points winners for the week were Art Mathabel +8 and Ballance again with +10.

Cherokee Rose also holds a four-person scramble every Friday afternoon at 1 p.m. Players are invited to show up by 12:30 and will be paired with other participants for the 18-hole scramble.

The Cherokee Rose Country Club Jake Blitz is held every Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday.  Sign up times end at 8:30 am on Wednesday and Saturday with start time at 9:00 am. Sign up time ends at 12:30 pm on Sunday with start at 1:00 pm. Golfers are paired into groups and are on a points system. Course members and the public are invited to play. 

For more information contact Cherokee Rose Country Club at (912) 876-5503.

Wednesday, August 11: 33 Golfers

Medalist – Dwayne Rye 73

Front Nine – Malio Tauave +5 

               Back Nine – Art Mathabel +4 1/2

Overall – Art Mathabel +8

Par Threes – Daryl Chandler, Ed Dean, J.C. Connors, Roger Olson

 Saturday, August 14: 50 Golfers

Medalist – Tammy Ballance 71

Front Nine – Rick Lovelady +7 1/2

Back Nine – David Brannen +4 1/2

Overall – Tammy Ballance +10

Par Threes – Amanda Fetzer, Angel Cordero, Eric Peterson, Tammy Ballance


 Sunday, August 15


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