Sherwood A. Moore Award Nominations 
 

History of Sherwood A. Moore Award: The Sherwood A. Moore award was created in 1987 and was named after the legendary Sherwood Moore, former Superintendent at such clubs as Hollywood Golf Club, Woodway Country Club and Winged Foot Golf Club. Anyone that knows the history of golf course management knows that Sherwood will always have his place among the giants of our industry.

Sherwood has been a leader both locally and nationally. He was a great teacher as can be evidenced by the many superintendents that have trained under him. Sherwood has lead the way to greater professionalism within the ranks of the golf course superintendent.

Who Should be Nominated: The Sherwood A. Moore Award is presented to a golf course superintendent advancing the professional image, status and reputation of the golf course superintendent.

Application Process:  The Sherwood A. Moore Award nomination application must be completed and returned to Bob Nielsen - Awards Chair @ rnbgtc@optonline.com no later than August 15th.  Please Click HERE for the nomination form.

 
 
Parent / Child Scholarship Outing - Tuesday, August 5th
 
We are excited to open up registration for our Annual Parent Child Scholarship Outing at Mosholu Golf Course on Tuesday, August 5.  Shotgun tee time at 4 PM followed by an informal reception afterwards where we will also recognize our scholarship recipients.  The event is FREE and the course is very easy to get to.  Mosholu is just a few hundred yards off of Exit 13 on the Deegan Expressway (87) and very accessible to everywhere in the Met area.
 
The format is a 9 Hole Scramble, and you can play with up to three children in each group to complete the foursome.  Nieces, nephews and other family members are also welcome to join for what is always a fun day for all!
 
Space is limited so please sign up today so that you don't miss out on the chance to take part in what has become a highlight of the Met calendar.  REPLY TO
SUSAN O'DOWD at sodowd@mgagolf.org
 TO REGISTER.
 
Look forward to seeing you then!


 
 
2014 MetGCSA Family Picnic - Monday July 28th
 
Family Time!!!  Our annual Family Picnic will be held at the Bedford Village Memorial Park, Monday July 28th from 3:00pm - 7:00pm.  This is a great event to spend some fun quality time with your family, friends and fellow members.  Please come and join us for a fun ball game, a swim in the pool, jumping in the Bouncy Castle and a delicious BBQ.  The kids will love it!!! Click HERE to register and HERE for on-line payment.
 
 
 
2014 2-Ball Bracket - First Round Results Below
 
 First round results are complete and final 8 match results have started to post.  Click HERE to see who's advancing.  Below are the results from the qualifier that was held at Centennial.
 
Low Gross
Jeff Wentworth/Tom Ashfield - 69
Chip Lafferty/Bob DeMarco - 70
Matt Ceplo/Jim Swiatlowski - 74
 
Low Net
Jesse Shannon/Zack Brooks - 60
Brian Bontemps/Steve Loughran - 64
Doug Drugo/Dave McCaffrey - 64
 
Closest to the Pin
#3 Lakes - Tom Ashfield 5'9"
#5 Lakes - Scott Tretera 4'8"
#5 Fairways - Dan Cancelleri 32"
#7 Fairways - Jeff Wentworth 3'3"
 
Long Drive
#7 Lakes - Dave McCaffrey
 
 
Latest Tee to Green

Click HERE to access the digital version for the current issue of Tee to Green with its feature article on the BMP project and other stories as we kick off 2014. 

 
 
Rounds 4 Research
 
For those of you who have not already done so, please click HERE to dowload the form to donate a foursome for Rounds 4 Research.  All funds go towards the Met's ongoing BMP and research projects.  Please support this effort today!
 
 
 

 

 

    
 

 






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