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Shoot The Breeze / Re: Gary Lewis Achievement Award
« Last post by Disc71 on July 31, 2015, 03:34:25 PM »
Updated list:
Shawn McCarthy
Dave Kociuba
Dale Del Sasso
Ryan Fancher
Mick McGowan
Tom Matesevac
Thor Batcheler
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J-Town Disc Golf Club / Re: Meeting Minutes
« Last post by pooleje on July 31, 2015, 01:42:11 PM »
J-Town Disc Golf Club Meeting 36
7/13/15
McDonalds- 4280 W Jefferson St, Joliet, IL  60431
Meeting called to order: 5:10 PM

Members Present:
Dave Kociuba
Shawn McCarthy
Jason Poole
Steve Rachan


1)   Financials (see attached)
●   101 Members
●   $620.03 available for course projects
●   Approved


2)   Handicap League
●   3rd Session will run from 8/4-9/29

3)   Club Invitational Recap
●   21 Players
●   $38 added to Club Enhancement Fund


4)   Ice Bowl Prize
●   Prize for our 9th place finish in money raised. ($6400)
●   Chose a Dynamic Discs Ranger Bag


5)   Election
●   Steve Rachan- VP (unopposed)
●   Jeremiah Bly- Member Advocate (unopposed)
●   The J-Town board would like to express their gratitude to outgoing VP Frank Grimes for his many years of service.


6)   Open Q&A
●   IL State Sponsorship- tournament supplies (Passes 3-0)
●   Highland Park cleanup project has been completed.  J-Town paid $360 for the rental and fueling of a wood chipper.



Meeting adjourned, 5:22 PM
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Leagues & Tourneys / Re: J-Town Disc Golf Doubles League
« Last post by Disc71 on July 31, 2015, 06:38:52 AM »
NEW POINTS UPDATE 2015
Week 18

 
SECOND HALF POINTS
July 1 – July 29, 2015

Pro/Adv
Al “Lefty” Hermosillo takes over the lead by 1-point
http://jtowndiscgolf.com/files/League/Week18PROADV.pdf

Am/Nov
Mike " This Is My Year" Eichorst maintains a 2-point lead for the second half.
http://jtowndiscgolf.com/files/League/Week18AMNOV.pdf


OVERALL
April 1 – September 30, 2015

PRO/ADV
Al “Lefty” Hermosillo holds onto a 1-point lead.
http://jtowndiscgolf.com/files/League/Overall7-29Pro.pdf

AM/NOV
Mike " This Is My Year" Eichorst has a massive 5-point lead for overall.
http://jtowndiscgolf.com/files/League/Overall7-29Am.pdf


Next Week Community Park in Channahon!
Maybe a 5:30 start

See You Later,
Jesse
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Shoot The Breeze / Re: Gary Lewis Achievement Award
« Last post by Disc71 on July 30, 2015, 09:39:54 AM »
Some of the 2014-2015 Nominees that have come in so far.
Their accomplishments will be added soon.

Shawn McCarthy
Dave Kociuba
Dale Del Sasso
Ryan Fancher
Mick McGowan
Tom Matesevac
Thor Batcheler
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Leagues & Tourneys / Re: J-Town Disc Golf Doubles League
« Last post by Disc71 on July 30, 2015, 06:52:53 AM »
WEEK 18 - July 29, 2015
Second Half #4
Trinity Links, Lockport, IL


TEES
18 Holes - Par 54
Short Tees
 
CONDITIONS
The temperature was around 82 degrees with around 15 mph winds and gust at around 18 degrees. The temp fell to around 73 degrees by the end of the night. Clear skies! The course is in fantastic condition. Guys are putting a lot of work into Trinity and it shows.

NOTES

• Ryan “G-Unit” Gremillion & Steve “Fern” Forneris shoot a great round of 40 (-14) to take the Pro/Adv Division. 

 • Joe  “Kool” Kolar & Shawn “Big Smooth” Story put an old fashion whippin’ on the Am/Nov division.

• Overall Already! Yes look for points on the side bar of the front page.
Let The Battle Begin!

• Thanks Dave Kociuba for helping out again. You are officially hired for the rest of the year.   

• Gary Lewis Achievement Award nomination process is now open. Click link and nominate someone deserving.
http://jtowndiscgolf.com/SMF1/index.php?topic=207.120

• 33rd Illinois State Disc Golf Championships Thanks.
http://jtowndiscgolf.com/SMF1/index.php?topic=1054.15

• Shout out to Izak Mcdonald with his second place finish at the Am Worlds. You have made us all very proud!

• “Stop Smoking And Start Vaping”
Check out Mi Vape Co Grand Opening July 31 - Aug 2
Raffles, Awesome Giveaways and more!
https://www.facebook.com/mivapeco
http://www.mivapeco.com


• Check out the JTown Eatery on Rte. 30 in Joliet. Take a left out of the park and it’s about a mile or two down the road on the left. They have fantastic food with a huge menu. The best part is that the price is extremely cheap.
https://www.facebook.com/pages/J-Town-Eatery/465904073558939


• We would like to express our sincere condolences to Darrin, Dwayne, Dale Cody and Tracy and the entire Johnson family on the loss of your mother/grandmother. We are all thinking of you.
http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/theherald-news/obituary.aspx?n=kathleen-johnson&pid=175379420&fhid=16037

PLAYERS
39 Players
20 PRO/ADV     19 AM/NOV
 
TOP THREE
PRO/ADV

Gremillion & Forneris take the top honors. They end up splitting 108 bucks. We had a tie for second with the teams shooting great rounds of 41(-13). Chris Brenholtz & Izac McDonald win the ctp playoff on hole #1 and take the second place finish. They end up taking home $30 each. Al Hermosillo & Steve Rachan take the third spot and split 32 bucks.

TOP THREE
AM/NOV

Kolar & Story take the top honors and split 54 bucks. We had a tie for second with the teams shooting great rounds of of 46 (-8). Dave Hopkins &  Jimmy Joe McDonald take second in the ctp playoff on hole #1 and take the second place finish. They end up spitting 26 bucks. Dylan Frederick & Greg Frederick take the third spot and split 15 bucks and that big extra point.

 
CTPS
Mick McGowan- CTP Party Fund hole #1= $29
Kris Hutter- CTP Party Fund hole2 #6 = $29
Leo Borowski - CTP Tournament Fund hole #15 = $29
Mick McGowans - CTP CFR Disc hole #16

ACE
No Aces = $77 to start next week.

BIG MONEY NIGHT
Pro/Adv
Gremillion & Forneris takes first place and take home $54 each for the night
Am/Nov
Kolar & Story win first place and take home $27 each.

PRO TIP OF THE WEEK
They want to see you do good but never better than them. Remember That!

Next Week -Community Park, Channahon
DON’T FORGET 4:30 REGISTRATION

See You Later,
Jesse
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Lost & Found / Lost at Dellwood
« Last post by jakejacobs on July 29, 2015, 10:13:13 AM »
Accidentally left my 11-year-old orange pumpkin aviar near the basket on hole 12 Sunday the 26th. Checked later but it was gone. Please keep a lookout for me, and if found you can call or text 773-251-1372. Name (Jake) and number are on the disc. :'(
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Leagues & Tourneys / Re: 33rd Illinois State Disc Golf Championships
« Last post by Disc71 on July 29, 2015, 06:27:52 AM »
Thank you Jesse and all others involved in volunteering to help make this so fun as usual!
Hooray!!! That's for Jesse!!! He put all the pieces together to have an Awesome Tournament!!! Hooray!!!

                                               :)


Thanks guys!

The people below are what make the tournament. They are fantastic people and they were completely dedicated to the tournament.


A VERY SPECIAL THANKS TO A SPECIAL FEW INDIVIDUALS
The amount of time & effort that these individuals gave up for this tournament is legendary and will always be cherished.
GARY LEWIS Disc Golf Hall of Famer -Alot of everything, The Glue
JASON POOLE - Computer crew, Course Maintenence and anything else that needed to be done
SHAWN MCARTHY - TD SAURDAY at Highland Park, Course Maintenence and anything else that needed to be done
DAVE KOCIUBA - TD SUNDAY at Highland Park, Course Maintenenceand and anything else that needed to be done
FRANK GRIMES - Course maintenence and anything else that needed to be done, Spotter both days.
DALE DEL SASSO -Trophies and anything else that needed to be done
PHIL CORRIGAN - Chairman of the Boards
SEAN CALLAHAN - Dellwood Park!



THE GREAT STAFF (some put in over 14 hours each day.
Gary Lewis- Disc Golf Hall of Famer
Phil Corrigan
Dale Del Sasso
Jason Poole
Dave Kociuba
Shawn McCarthy
Frank Grimes
Paul McCallister
Thor Batchelor
Brad McCarthy
Anthony Rodriguez
Buddy Lee Sloan
Roy Carey
Brian Cummings - Disc Golf Hall of Famer
Steve Olsen
Dana Vicich
Steve Schlak
Leo Borowski
Darrin Johnson
Jose Herrera
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Shoot The Breeze / Re: Gary Lewis Achievement Award
« Last post by Disc71 on July 28, 2015, 07:56:44 AM »
The Nominee process is now open. Please list nominees below and their achievements.
Their achievements should have taken place from September 1, 2014 through September 1, 2015.

This is just the nomination part of the process which will end August 31.
The actual voting will start September 1, 2014. 
 

You can also email me at disc71@comcast.net with your nominations.


You cannot get back on the list if you won in the last five years.
The Five year list:
Frank Grimes
Jesse Saenz Jr.
Darrin Johnson
Jason Poole
Sean Callahan

Link to previous award winners
http://jtowndiscgolf.com/gallery/gallery2embedded.php?g2_itemId=1357


This is the award:

Gary Lewis Achievement Award

Ultimate Ambassador to the Joliet Area Disc Golf Community

Tireless pioneer who through hard work consistently leads the sport of disc golf into a positive direction we love and call our own.

Inspiring role model who has devoted his blood, sweat and tears to help build a foundation to provide generations of disc golfers opportunities to compete, grow, and learn.

Disc golf icon and visionary leader who, through his generosity, humility and determination helped construct a united disc golf community that regardless of age, ethnic background, educational or economic level we are all honored to say we belong to.
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Leagues & Tourneys / Re: 33rd Illinois State Disc Golf Championships
« Last post by Frankie on July 28, 2015, 07:54:18 AM »
Thank you Jesse and all others involved in volunteering to help make this so fun as usual!

                                               :)

Hooray!!! That's for Jesse!!! He put all the pieces together to have an Awesome Tournament!!! Hooray!!!
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Leagues & Tourneys / Re: J-Town Disc Golf Doubles League
« Last post by Disc71 on July 28, 2015, 07:51:41 AM »
OVERALL POINTS!

The top three in each division will be battling for trophies displayed on pdfs. You had to have played both halves to qualify. The players on the list have a legitimate shot at winning up to this point. Players will be added or removed as the year progresses.

The Battles Have Begun!

Click links below to see the pdfs

Pro/Adv
http://jtowndiscgolf.com/files/League/Overall7-22Pro.pdf


Am/Nov
http://jtowndiscgolf.com/files/League/Overall7-22Am.pdf
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