2013-2014 Traverse City Putting and Death Metal League

Doubles league October '13 - April '14 Traverse City, MI
This league has ended.
No upcoming league rounds are scheduled.


Apr 9, 2014 · Top scores
Mt. Holiday
Main course
Blue tees (short), 9 holes
-4 23
Glen Eisenhauer
Matt Powers
-3 24
Zac Cauchy
Marc Hamlin
-2 25
Tony Gerou
Jeff Smith
Overall standings
1Matt Powers79
2Grant Kellogg67
3Scott Lammers66
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Leaderboard updated 4/18/14

About this League

Doubles league - 28 all-time players - 0 active players
$5.00 player fee each session
Indoor putting league in Zac's garage played with the warmth of a wood stove, staunch competition, and music everyone but the host hates. Double elimination format with a $1 poker side game that rewards an extra card for every win. Message for directions, or ask any other participants.

League News

Zac Cauchy   April 18, 2014 at 7:28pm

Powers wins on points. Thanks everyone

First of all thanks to everyone who came out to putting league this year. With this winter the garage was pretty cold, so special thanks to Cal and Ben for bringing a little extra wood. Also special thanks to Glen for getting the middle ring welded back onto one of the baskets. I did find the first 8 weeks of scores, so the points total is correct. It was a three-man race, but in the end it wasn't that close. We can officially call Matt Powers the putting league champ. I'll sit ... more


Zac Cauchy   April 9, 2014 at 12:55am

April 2 music, poker, points

Glen won poker, and we listened to bands from islands that only sometimes speak English: Chthonic and Puya... and eventually hockey. Last putting league of the year will be tomorrow, then it's time to go outside and get our feet wet. You may have noticed there are points now. Everyone who shows up gets a point, and there's a point for every victory. I've looked around a bit for the brackets from pre-December and had no luck, so worst case scenario I'll award points base ... more


Zac Cauchy   April 2, 2014 at 1:43am

March 26 music, poker, etc

A number of people thought that last week was the final putting league week, but that is not so. We'll keep going until the 9th.

Cal won poker along with first place. We listened to Pain of Salvation, Circus Maximus and Threshold.


Zac Cauchy   March 26, 2014 at 8:51pm

March 19 music

Middle eastern night, we listened to Orphaned Land, Melechesh and Myrath. Someone won poker, but I didn't write it down.


Zac Cauchy   March 15, 2014 at 1:25am

March 12 poker/music

Posting scores on Friday, what?! Lakanen won poker again. Swedish night as we listened to In Flames, At the Gates, and Carbonized.


Zac Cauchy   March 12, 2014 at 9:01pm

March 5 poker/music

Listened to Ayreon, Arkona and Apocalyptica; the A's had it. Lakanen won poker.


Zac Cauchy   March 5, 2014 at 10:13pm

Feb. 26 poker/music

Grant won poker. We listened to Liquid Tension Experiment then the Red Wings.


Zac Cauchy   February 26, 2014 at 10:24pm

Feb. 19 poker/music

German industrial night, we listened to Die Krupps, KMFDM, and Eisbrecher. Powers won poker again.


Zac Cauchy   February 19, 2014 at 10:46pm

Feb. 12 music/poker

A Matt again won both first place and poker, Lakanen this time. Tried to get everyone ready for Valentine's Day with Nightwish and Epica.


Zac Cauchy   February 12, 2014 at 10:00pm

Feb. 5 music/hockey

Powers won poker along with taking first place by himself. We got piratey and listened to Alestorm and Swashbuckle.


Zac Cauchy   February 5, 2014 at 10:27pm

Jan. 29 music/poker

In a prelude to Sunday, Scott won poker. We tried to think warm, Southern Hemisphere thoughts with music from Angra and Soulfly.


Zac Cauchy   January 29, 2014 at 10:32pm

Music, poker, parking

We listened to Korpiklaani and Turisas last week, and Grant won poker. West driveway will be closed for parking this week.


Zac Cauchy   January 22, 2014 at 9:52pm

Jan. 15 music/poker

Josh won poker after we listened to Moonspell and Cradle of Filth.


Zac Cauchy   January 15, 2014 at 10:46pm

Jan. 8 music/poker

Grant won poker with the last card, music from Type O Negative and Samael.


Zac Cauchy   January 3, 2014 at 4:45am

January 1 music/poker

Glen won poker. In addition to winning the first place pot, Powers also won Jimmy Johns gift certificates donated by Todd Lewis. Due to complaints at the previous session that the music was not loud enough we played Emperor and Septic Flesh.

Cal Benke- Team Tilley's   January 3, 2014 at 11:46am

Music not loud enough? It was lame enough though.

Zac Cauchy   December 22, 2013 at 9:51pm

Next league on New Years Day

That means no putting on Christmas, you heathens.

December 18 poker winner was Grant Kellogg. Music was from Dream Theater and Sonata Arctica.

Cal Benke- Team Tilley's   December 22, 2013 at 6:03pm

Druid, yes. Heathen, probably.

Zac Cauchy   December 18, 2013 at 10:20pm

Dec. 11 Poker/music

Poker winner was Josh Johnston, music from Kamelot and Finntroll.


Zac Cauchy   December 11, 2013 at 10:45pm

Dec. 4 poker/music

Ron Put won poker' music from Therion and Symphony X, plus a Red Wings game.


Zac Cauchy   December 4, 2013 at 10:45pm

Nov. 27 Poker/music

Cal Benke won poker, and we listened to Vintersorg then the Red Wings game.


Zac Cauchy   November 27, 2013 at 11:19pm

Nov. 20 poker/music

Poker was won by Scott Lammers. Music was from Fear Factory and Megadeth, who happened to play Grand Rapids yesterday.

Cal Benke- Team Tilley's   November 27, 2013 at 10:37pm

Thanks for the timely update.

Zac Cauchy   November 14, 2013 at 2:52am

Nov. 13 poker/music

Matt Lakanen won poker with four sixes. Music from Amon Amarth and Amorphis, Finnish band results in Finnish-named poker winner.

Shaun Adkins   November 14, 2013 at 8:02am

we need a death metal league around here.

Zac Cauchy   November 7, 2013 at 2:54am

Poker results

Scott won week 3 poker with a flush; Todd Lewis won week 2 with a full house, and Zac won week 1 with *ahem* two pair.


Zac Cauchy   October 8, 2013 at 1:28am

Start of Putting League Oct. 23

This season's Putting League will start October 23 at 6:30. Going to be fun.