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July 22 Member Newsletter

Current Event Recap

Last weekend saw terrific weather for the Member-Guest. 74 players battled it out over the course of two days and in the end it was the team of Bill Meckert & Dave Slayton who took home the title as Stowe Cup Champions and winners of the Goat Flight. Bill was intelligent enough to ask Dave to play once Dave had decided he was too busy to join this year and since there is no person who has played more competitive rounds, and at such a high level than Dave Slayton, he made the right choice. On the qualifying day they shot a best ball 66 setting the tone and a two shot lead over Andrew Twitchell and his guest Kyle Kirch (Kyle & Dave Slayton won the Kirkwood about a month ago). In the second round they shot a two under par 70 to comfortably win by eight strokes. Second place went to the team of Sal Vespa and Todd Lagrow on a matching of cards over Andrew Twitchell and Kirch at 144; Art Ciullo and Mark Poduje finished in third with 145 followed by Bill Diemar an…

7.14.11 Member Newsletter

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10th Annual Member-Guest...Final Reminder!

Last Call!

There's still a chance to sign up for this weekends Member-Guest. The weather looks beautiful!

The Stowe Cup, our annual Member-Guest tournament, is right around the corner on July 15-17. This event marks the highlight of our summer schedule and I encourage all of you to attend. I know that many of you may not feel as if you are the “tournament-type”, but this event is as much about celebrating being a member and showcasing our great club as it is about the competition. The format is designed so that even the higher handicap players can participate.

The format is a “two-person best ball” where you and your partner each play your own ball and the best score on each hole between the two is recorded. On Thursday your team score will determine which flight you will be placed into for Sundays finale; all that means the field will be divided into four divisions called flights– National, Liftline, Starr & Goat. For the non skiers …