* Sag Hollow defended it's Ryder Cup title vs Beechfork of Clay City for 2019 with a convincing 46.5 to 13.5 points victory over the Powell County club. It is the 10th victory for Sag Hollow in the 12 years of the competition. The match play tournament was played Saturday at Sag Hollow and Sunday at Beechfork, with 20 golfers representing each team. Catered food was delivered for the golfers at the Sag Hollow site from the Ole Bus Stop Diner in Booneville. A big thanks goes out to Jason Reed and his staff for the delicious meal.
The next cup competition will be the weekend of September 14/15 vs Estill County Golf Club.
For more information on the tournament and photos check out the Sag Hollow Golf Club page on Facebook.
* Owsley County High junior Drew Noe shot a 78 in the All A golf tournament held at Sag Hollow last Wednesday and won a playoff with Xander Terry of Jackson City and Luke Bellamy of Breathitt County to qualify for the All A state tournament at Gibson Bay in Richmond on September 7. The low score of the day and region champion was Lee County freshman Zach Watterson who scored an even par 72. The team regional champion was Hazard.
Owsley County's team of Drew Noe, McKindrick Little, Hunter Shouse, Logan Reed and Michael Mason represented themselves and their school very well with a 3rd place finish. The Owls return all 5 golfers next season.
* Justin Lakes won the weekly member's league Tuesday by 7 points with the Stableford Scoring System used by Sag Hollow. He totaled 25 points, which was 9 points over his handicap score of 16. Lakes also won the team competition when he paired with Jeff Voyles to score a +10 combined total. Howard Muncy won the closest to the pin prize on number 3.
* Four skins were won in Thursday's skins game. Justin Lakes won number 3, Eric Mason won number 5, Randy Osborne won number 6 and Cody Pennington won number 7. All wins were with birdies. Lakes also won the closest to the pin prize on number 3.
* Sag Hollow's phone number is 606-593-4653. We're also on Facebook under Sag Hollow Golf Club. In addition, you can find us as at our website at saghollowgolf.com.