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Edwards, Carr, Rye grab medalist honors
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Rick Lovelady drives off the 15th tee during a recent Jake Blitz at Cherokee Rose Country Club.

Patrick Edwads fired a 5-under 66 to take medalist honors during the Jake Blitz held at Cherokee Rose Country Club last Wednesday with Eddie Carr and Dwayne Rye capturing medalist honors over the holiday weekend. Carr shot 71 to take Saturday’s round while Rye won with scores of 71 and 72 to take Sunday and Monday honors.


Michael Sanders +7, Phil Cerniglia +7, and Ant Howard with +11 and +13 grabbed points wins.


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, June 30: 29 Golfers


               Medalist – Patrick Edwards 66

               Front Nine – Jan Umholtz, Jon Holiman (both +4 ½)

               Back Nine – Michael Sanders, Tammy Ballance (both +4 ½)

               Overall – Michael Sanders +7

               Par Threes – Eddie Carr, Patrick Edwards, Rick Lovelady, Tammy Ballance


Saturday, July 3: 26 Golfers


               Medalist – Eddie Carr 71

               Front Nine – Leroy Strickland +6 1/2

               Back Nine – Phil Cerniglia +4

               Overall – Phil Cerniglia +7

               Par Threes – Dwayne Rye, Michael Sanders, Rick Lovelady, Don Crawford


Sunday, July 4: 13 Golfers


               Medalist – Dwayne Rye 71

               Front Nine – Ant Howard +6 ½

               Back Nine – Ant Howard +4 ½

               Overall – Ant Howard +11

               Par Threes – Ant Howard, Darrell Ballance, Jordan Roberson x2


Monday, July 5: 19 Golfers


               Medalist – Dwayne Rye 72

               Front Nine – Ant Howard +7 ½

               Back Nine – Ant Howard +5 ½

               Overall – Ant Howard +13

               Par Threes – Ant Howard, Dwayne Rye, Dennis Dasher, Tom Egner


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