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Burns, Holiman, Connors grab points wins
Cherokee Rose

The Jake Blitz at Cherokee Rose Country Club ushered out 2020 and said hello to 2021 this past week with some new and familiar faces capturing medalist and point honors.

Daryl Chandler closed out the 2020 season with medalist honors with a 75 and Dwayne Rye captured the medalist honors in the New Year with superb rounds of 72-72 to grab honors over the weekend.

Jeff Burns, John Holiman and Barb Connors all captured points honors as well during the week.

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.


December 30: 

28 Golfers

Medalist – Daryl Chandler 75

Front Nine – L.O. Lee +8

Back Nine – Daryl Chandler +4

Overall – Jeff Burns +9

Par Threes – Gary Hellums, L.O. Lee x2, Leroy Strickland

Friday, January 1: 

19 Golfers

Medalist – Dwayne Rye 72

Front Nine - John Holiman +9 ½

Back Nine – Art Mathabel +5 ½

Overall – John Holiman +13

Par Threes – Eric Peterson, Jeff Burns, Julian Hodges, Ronnie Brown

Sunday, January 3: 

28 Golfers

Medalist – Dwayne Rye 72

Front Nine – Barb Connors +8

Back Nine – Barb Connors +8

Overall – Barb Connors +16

Par Threes – Daniel Dayutis, Ed Dean, Kevin Parks, Tammy Ballance

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Photo by Dee McLelland Cherokee Rose players brought in the 2021 golf season with big turnouts for the Jake Blitz this past week.
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