2015 Oglebay Park Golf Club Minutes

February 22, 2015

 

Officers & Board Present:  Dan Tennant, Tom Gaudino, Jay Grob, George Melnik, Dave Sims,

                                           Bill Glitch, James 'Dubie' Dailer, Mark Maguire Sr. Jim Tysk, Tim

                                           Pelley, Randy Hardman and Bernie Marcellus

                         Absent:     Harry Himrod

 

Dan Tennant:

Welcomed the members back for 2015, He highlighted the items that had been accomplished in the three items, a Kegerator that was purchased for Caddy Camp, that we would be selling Golf Polo shirts which have embroidered the new club logo, and we would be offering season long sponsorships to anyone who would like to advertise their business thought the season.  We are looking at ways to update the caddy camp facilities.  It was decided that the club will play the ball down throughout the season.  The tournament directors will have the ultimate decision of the rules of the tournament due to conditions on the day of play.

Introduction of the Board and Officers was made by Dan

 

A moment of silence was held for Randy McKinney, Dom Baller, Bernie Schultz, and

                                                       Stephanie Hatcher.

 

Dave Sims:

We ended the year with $5486.46 in the checking account. We purchased the Kegerator Season, shirts, season golf balls and website fees. Current balance is $3,572.

Dave reviewed the new Season Sponsorship package as to what is included for the $200 fee.

You received a membership, tournament entries and a tee sign.  There are 8 members who have

done the season sponsorship package. 

We are selling shirt for $40.00, order the shirt from Dave Sims throughout the year.

 

George Melnik:

Terry Younkins made a motion to accept the September 2014 16th minutes motion was seconded and passed.  George reviewed the information the website and membership cards

George asked for content to add to the site.

 

Bill Glitch:

Bill reviewed the handicap system, ways to post, new cards are available.  Handicap system starts on March 1st. Bill handed out material on how to post scores. New members should contact Bill to receive their membership numbers.  Bill explained how the 'LIVE' handicap system works.

New members need to post 5 scores to receive handicaps.  If they have scores from last summer, those scores can be posted.  Course have to have a slope & rating.  Dan mentioned how important it is to post all your scores.

 

Tim Pelley:

Tim introduced our new members for 2015 that were present. Tim stressed the need for club members to play golf with others they do not normally play with.  He expressed how available the board members are and their information is on the web (www.oglebaygc.com) for your use. Tim explained how easy it is to sign up to play.  Even if you have no partner, sign up and we will find you a partner.

 

Tournament Reports:

March 29th- 19th Hole Allen Kage Memorial -  Directors Jay Grob & Mark Maguire

                        Medal & Handicap 830am shotgun at Crispin Food at Pine Room

 

April 26th-Ye old Alpha Speidel Medal & Handicap Directors Greg & Tom Gaudino

                     8:00 Shotgun with food at Caddy Camp.  Important to state if walking.

 

May 3rd- Generations & Lawyers of the Club Dubie Dailer Memorial

                       Directors Dubie Dailer & Bill Glitch

                      2 man Scramble 830 shotgun pay out medal & handicap

 

Open Tournaments:

Kalkreuth Roofing:  Dan Tennant reviewed all the upgrades for this years tournament. New    

                                flights, new food, more prizes and all tournament activities will be at Haller   

                                Shelter. Prize money will be $12,000.  Applications are available on line.

 

Stoney Hollow Tire: Tom  Gaudino reviewed preliminary plans for the Stoney Hollow 

                                 Tournament. July 11th & 12, pretty much the same as the past.

                                  Tom asked for volunteers for both events.

                                 

                                  The club championship changes were discussed as to the course you choose

                                  to play: Championship, Palmer-Jones, Jones-Crispin, Crispin-Crispin.  All

                                flight will play by handicap

 

Oglebay Representatives;  Rico Coville, Nick Janovich, Tony Coppa and Dan Willimng

                                   Tim asked what the park was going to use the Hotel/Motel tax dollars

                                    earmarked for golf in Oglebay. No plans have been made yet.

 

Committees:  Food Committee

                      Beverage Committee

                      Welcome Committee

                      Competition Committee

 

                      Dan asked if anyone would like to assist on these committee please let him know.

 

New Business:

                     Rules Seminar  March 16th 5:30-7:30 in the Pine Room given by the WVGA

                      All members are welcome.

 

                     Dan explained that we were looking to add a club tournament on Labor Day at the

                      Palmer course.  A show of hands was taken to see who may participate.

                      A further discussion will follow at subsequent meetings.

 

                    Tim Pelley handed out some prizes from the Stag tournament from 2014

 

                    Season pass drawing will be draw at the March 17th Meeting

 

                    50/50 drawing;  Dan Tennant $226.00

 

                    Adjournment