NFGA 2012

Mixed formats March - October 2012 Duluth, GA
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The Neighborhood Frisbee Golf Association (NFGA) plays Frisbee Golf on the Old Peachtree Walk (Original Back) neighborhood course. Sammy Jackson, who manages the course club house, typically hosts the first tee from his front porch. Anyone is welcome but please email the club with your contact information in the event the tee time changes due to scheduling conflicts.

League News

Skrote Sphinkter   October 25, 2012 at 10:26pm

October 24, 2012 Round Summary – 2012 Surgeon’s Cup Final Round

The 2012 season is over and the Cup is “back where it belongs” according the Fall Cup winner, Sammy Jackson! And in putting it there, he scored the best single and best two rounds in Surgeon’s Cup recorded history. With a -17 in round one and a -13 in round two, his combined -30 is two strokes better than his previous records of -15 (shared with MaT) and -28 respectively. If you will recall, he came into the fall Cup touting his threatening “Fear the B” marketing campaign and stat ... more

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Skrote Sphinkter   October 19, 2012 at 11:00pm

October 17, 2012 Round Summary –Surgeon’s Cup Round One

Sammy scored the highest round ever for a Surgeon’s Cup round at -17! Add that to the fact, that he also holds the all time course record of -19, and you have what will likely be a “ho-hum” round for the Cup next Wednesday. However, there will be a couple of other battles going on behind our leader. Six strokes behind Sammy are Brad and Wayne (tied at -11). Wayne, who started the round with two bogies, fought back ending with an ace on 18 to tie Brad, and five strokes behind them, ... more

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Skrote Sphinkter   October 10, 2012 at 10:56pm

October 10, 2010 Round Summary

First and foremost, the league wishes to extend its condolences to MaT and his family for the loss of his grandmother. The winds calmed and four players would throw the last tune up round of the season before the coveted Surgeon’s Cup kicks off next Wednesday. No one in the group hit anywhere close to their season best; but all seemed to be taking the course a bit more seriously than the typical round. Admittedly, there were several scoring corrections discussed and agreed to, during th ... more

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Skrote Sphinkter   October 4, 2012 at 2:14am

October 3, 2012 Round Summary

Another great night for a game; and this night, the group embarked upon a new format heretofore to be known as BestB. Six players were randomly divided into two teams who squared off in a match play format reminiscent of last weekend’s ball golf Ryder Cup. Unlike ball golf, the NFGA plays mob golf, whereby everyone plays in a single group. While questionable from an efficiency perspective, this format has allowed the group to play unencumbered; as most neighbors are somewhat relucta ... more

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Skrote Sphinkter   September 28, 2012 at 3:05pm

September 26, 2012 Round Summary

By SKROTE SPHINKTER, AP Sports Writer September 28, 2012 Duluth, GA USA (AP) – The temperature was a little warmer this evening but the rounds were somewhat cool. Drives seemed to be shorter and fewer seemed to find the fairway. Not a bad round all-in-all, but not much to write home about. Statistically speaking, the league APAR moved to 10 which coupled with the double points format has put some additional spread in the point standings. Movement included Russell and Altone who adv ... more

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Skrote Sphinkter   September 21, 2012 at 3:29pm

September 19, 2012 Round Summary

Duluth, GA USA (AP) – Another beautiful afternoon for Frisbee Golf and a bit of a surprise on the course as our league points race tightened up a bit. Robby, our current league points leader, was admittedly well off his game this round while Sammy came blaring out of hibernation to score a season record setting -18 (only one stroke short of the course all time singles record, also held by him). MaT, who started off his round with a drive that earned him the first “sewer rat” penal ... more

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Skrote Sphinkter   September 18, 2012 at 11:02am

NFGA Frisbee Golf - Fall League Update

By SKROTE SPHINKTER, AP Sports Writer September 17, 2012 Duluth, GA USA (AP) – With a mere four rounds scheduled before the Fall Surgeon’s Cup, I thought it would be an interesting exercise to review some of the year to date NFGA league statistics. Of course, it is always the coveted Surgeon’s Cup that this league revels around. And that is simple to follow and plays out with a couple of rounds in the summer and a couple of rounds in the fall. But if you look at the league over ... more

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Skrote Sphinkter   September 14, 2012 at 9:47pm

September 12, 2012 Round Summary

Six players would play a round of doubles on what had to be one of the nicest evenings of the season. With another resounding 12 meter double eagle on hole seventeen, Robby would bring his team to within a stroke of Wayne and Sammy. While he and MaT would take their best shots at eighteen, they would still finish a stroke short of Sammy and Wayne who won the round at -18. Brad and Dean rounded out the group at -5. With this nights round, the league APAR remains at 8. This rounds anonym ... more

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Skrote Sphinkter   August 30, 2012 at 9:27pm

August 29, 2102 Round Summary

Seven players would play tonight and witness one of the leagues’ biggest, late round meltdowns in history. And yes, the melt started on the infamous Travis Trail. But first let’s talk about the start of the round. Sammy would lead off with the only birdie on the first hole while everyone else would par. Hole two would have significance for two players. Brad decided to go mud bogging just past the hole while Wayne hit his first of what would be eight consecutive birdies. Robby was of ... more

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Skrote Sphinkter   August 23, 2012 at 9:57pm

August 22, 2012 Round Summary

Six golfers turned out for the season’s fourth round of doubles in what would be one of the most exciting finishes in memorable NFGA history. A season doubles’ record of -21 would be set between two teams who would have to play two playoff holes to settle the round. We pick up the action on the tee for Hole 17 with the team of Sammy and Wayne at -17 leading Robby and Brad by a stroke. All four players threw nice drives giving no apparent advantage to either team. Wayne then threw fi ... more

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Wayne Russell   August 16, 2012 at 9:27pm

August 15, 2012 Round Summary

Five players made the tee tonight and we had our second playoff of the season pitting Robby against Brad who played his best round of the season and bested his best ever course score by a stroke. At twelve under, the playoff only went to a single hole as Brad went long and Robby went short. Finding himself blocked by the shule behind the first playoff hole, Brad was not able to convert while Robby hit his second shot to take the round. It was a medallion free night though two Bs met up wi ... more

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Wayne Russell   August 11, 2012 at 11:59pm

August 8, 2012 Round Summary

The shortest turn out of the season did not keep our league leader from demonstrating his dominance of this league. Statistics tell it all: -This season Current Surgeon’s Cup holder 6 singles rounds won out of 15 played (40%) Best singles round score at -16 Lowest current average at -11.7 Best 8 round league points at 48 Best 8 round strokes to par at -107 -Recorded history Three time Surgeon’s Cup holder 14 singles rounds won out of 42 played (33%) 5 Surgeo ... more

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Wayne Russell   August 2, 2012 at 12:15am

August 1, 2012 Round Summary – Doubles

A light turn out for the start of the month saw four players play on dry fairways but wet roughs. Again the grips were affected and scores were lower than normal for a doubles round
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Brad and Wayne took a one stroke lead on the front that (in spite of a threat from the trailing duo) would hold up through the round.

The league APAR advanced to 8 this night which has changed and spread the league points out a bit.

This round’s anonymous sound bite (delivered on the tee for hole 11 and with a pointed index finger) was, “Five holes – three strokes, watch us!”

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Wayne Russell   July 27, 2012 at 11:56pm

July 25, 2012 Round Summary

A very hot and humid round made for sweaty grips and an unusual number of off fairway throws.

Robby would take the round with his sixth league Ace on 18 advancing his position of most Aces for the course and second highest Ace earnings.

The league APAR remains at 7.

This round’s anonymous sound bite was, “So you were looking for bent grass?”

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Wayne Russell   July 19, 2012 at 9:07pm

July 18, 2012 Round Summary

After a two week hiatus, MaT came back to continue his dominance of both the weekly league rounds and the LEAGUE!

While the weather worked its way around the night, MaT worked his magic on the round. Guess we all know why the CUP is still in his possession.

Come on boys, get on out here and change that!

APAR remains at 7.

This rounds ananymous sound bite was, "Well, he needs to do a little more trimming then, doesn't he?"

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Skrote Sphinkter   July 5, 2012 at 10:35pm

June 27, 2012 Surgeon’s Cup – Round Two Summary

My apologies for the delay in this post. I cite the holiday as my excuse! The Summer Rounds are in the books. It was hot and muggy as the field of six teed off on the second round that would determine who would shelf the Cup for the rest of the summer. Three players (MaT, BOB and Wayne) would vie for the Cup while three others (Robby, Sammy and Brad) would play an exhibition round. Going into the round, MaT was up a stroke over BOB and Wayne with Travis back five strokes. With Travis u ... more

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Skrote Sphinkter   June 22, 2012 at 12:53pm

June 20, 2012 Surgeon's Cup Round One Summary

The NFGA Surgeon’s Cup Summer Round One was played on the afternoon of June 20 and what a round it was. Even with two of the league’s top players not making the cut, the competition was still fierce, and as expected, came down to the Travis Trail to finish it off. The four players making the cut for the summer round were the current Cup holder MaT, BOB, Travis and Wayne. MaT took an early lead on the first hole but Wayne kicked it up and at five under was up by a stroke over MaT, tw ... more

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Wayne Russell   June 7, 2012 at 1:58am

June 6, 2012 Round Update - D-Day

MaT brought his ‘A’ game this afternoon and crushed the season best round record with a stellar -16 to beat the previous -15 as shared by Sammy and Robby. An additional fourteen, a thirteen, a couple of elevens, a nine and an eight rounded out the good showing for seven players. Both MaT and Wayne hit their season’s best tonight as the group moves closer to the first Surgeon’s Cup rounds! A few medallions were tagged this night picked up by MaT with an Automobile ‘glance’ on 12 ... more

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Wayne Russell   May 24, 2012 at 3:10pm

May 23, 2012 Round Summary

Krask was ‘bask’ and took the round after a three hole playoff with Sammy; bringing him to 2 ½ points of the league leading Robby who missed this day’s round. In addition BOB picked up his first medallion of the season with an Automobile Association membership strike on 11. Wayne hit the second ace of the season on 18 to finish one stroke behind the duo while Travis rounded out the foursome. With today’s light participation, the season APAR remains at six (6) rounds. Neither ... more

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Wayne Russell   May 17, 2012 at 10:49pm

May 16, 2012 Round Summary

Another nice afternoon for the first alternating doubles format for the NFGA. Six players paired into three teams for this historical round. MaT and Sammy came out on top of the teams of Robby and Wayne and Travis and Kevin. Whether future doubles will be run under the same format will be determined by the League Committee (hee-hee). MaT picked up an Automobile Association medallion on 16 by clocking one of three vehicles parked in a row on the fairway. Based on this round’s parti ... more

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Wayne Russell   May 11, 2012 at 12:32am

May 9, 2012 Round Summary

After a full day of intermittent showers, the weather cleared nicely for this afternoon’s tee time. Sammy was on from the start and won the round with a season record matching -15. Robby kept it interesting by staying a couple of strokes back throughout the round while MaT and Wayne battled for a distant third. Three membership medallions were awarded this night: Hole 8 - Sammy picked up a postal service Hole 9 – Travis picked up a camper Hole 13 - Travis added his second postal ser ... more

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Wayne Russell   May 4, 2012 at 4:40pm

May 2, 2012 Round Summary

Robby broke a three way first place tie for the round, took the League Overall points lead and the $60US Ace Pool with one throw; a Hole in One on 18! Great job Robby. Seven players were out for one of the most competitive rounds of the season. As the group teed it up on 16 there were three players tied for the lead and two only a stroke behind. Wayne and Kyle were there too. Not much changed through 17 where several long shots were holed including a thundering 41.3m hammer by Kyle from ... more

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Wayne Russell   April 25, 2012 at 11:41pm

April 25, 2012 Round Summary

“MaT is back!” So he says! His score validates the statement as he hit a -14; only one stroke short of the season record held by Robby who finished second tonight at -9. Sammy finished third and Wayne fourth while Travis played a shortened “exhibition” round to play out the evening. A couple of club membership medallions were awarded to Sammy who collected a Postal Service click on six and Travis who hit a first throw Automobile Association click on seven. Some discussion was ... more

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Wayne Russell   April 18, 2012 at 9:28pm

April 18, 2012 Round Summary

Robby was back and took the round by one stroke over MaT. And once again, the Travis Trail provided us with a few chances to change the outcome but no one could out stay the perseverance of Mr. Morgan. Wayne joined the Postal Service with a light but qualifying tap on his way to a bogey on eight and Sammy tagged a car (or is it a storage building) on fourteen. On eighteen, Wayne left his drive about 6 inches short of an ace so the pool has rolled over once again. Who will tag the first a ... more

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Wayne Russell   April 11, 2012 at 9:56pm

April 11, 2012 Round Summary

• BOB took the round again and still leads the league by three points over Sammy.
• Frito made his first season appearance and shot a -4.
• As the group approached five, the green was being groomed by Kevin who jumped off his mower and joined us through sixteen.
• Kevin can throw and we hope to see him more as the season progresses.
• This week’s anonymous sound bite was: “You bogeyed one again?”

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Wayne Russell   April 4, 2012 at 10:19pm

April 4, 2012 Round Summary

• Travis and Wayne took the first doubles round of the season with a -18 a. The course record for doubles is -21 as held by Sammy and Frito on April 20, 2011 • Sammy and BOB took second after a three round play off at -15 • Robby and Justin finished third, also at -15 • There were some very close aces on 18 but no one hit; so the pool rolled over • There were a couple of rules discussions during the night’s round a. What is considered a player’s lie was brought up and the rul ... more

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Wayne Russell   March 29, 2012 at 10:00pm

March 28, 2012 Round Review

- Krask takes the round, and with it, the League lead.
- Nolan joins the Home Owner’s Association on Hole 5.
- Holes 10, 11 and 12 were played with alternate hole/tee configurations due to heavier than normal automobile traffic. Pars were not altered.
- First 3 way tie of the season plays out (for third, fourth and fifth place).
- Ace Pool rolls to $36.
- This weeks anonomous sound bite: "He's not a very big people person."

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Wayne Russell   March 21, 2012 at 10:40pm

March 21, 2012 Round Review

Here we were with seven players in a field of pollen that would skid our discs further down the street than any other time in the young season thus far. The yellow contrails behind our Bees and the ongoing sound of them sliding on past our views would make this a night that may play out to be different than any night that may follow. In any case, Sammy is back. Taking the round with a -14, he has redeemed himself from his hapless start last week of -6 and now holds a third place position ... more

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Wayne Russell   March 16, 2012 at 11:05pm

March 14, 2012 Round Review

Eight players came out to play on this great evening for Frisbee Golf. Robby brought it on with a game that left everyone chasing from the start. For the record, he finished at -15 only 3 strokes off his course best. BOB gave him a run and finished two strokes behind at -13 which tied his best ever for the course, as set in 2010. I don’t know about the rest of you, but BOB (who only made 5 rounds last season) should be considered a serious threat coming out of the chute with this kind ... more

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