2021 Motor City Chain Gang - Monday Night League

April - October 2021 • Troy, Michigan
Singles league
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About this League

Singles league - 222 all-time players - 0 active players
$25.00 one-time player fee for this league
$1.00 player fee each session
$1.00 ace pool entry
Edit: March 28, 2021: THE LEAGUE WILL BEGIN PLAY MONDAY, APRIL 19, 2021. DUE TO THE COVID PROTOCOL, WE WILL BE FOLLOWING DIRECTION FROM THE STATE AND LOCAL AUTHORITIES ON SOCIAL DISTANCING AND FACE MASKS. THE CURENT DIRECTION IS YOU MUST WEAR A FACE MASK WHEN YOU GO TO THE BATHROOMS. 2021 Monday Night League at Firefighter's Park in Troy. 31st Season of the Motor City Chain Gang Monday Night League. Handicap singles format with multiple divisions. All players welcome. $1/week for Am ...
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League News

Dan James   October 9, 2021 at 8:29pm

2021 League Champions

And the winners are ...
Open Champion – Ty$ Alfano
Pro Masters Champion – Brent Moreno
AM1 Champion – Brendan Toggweiler
AM2 Champion – Alec Kennedy
AM3 Champion – Scott Gladstone and Kevin Rose
Masters Champion – Dan James
Women Champion - Hannah Carr
Grand Masters Champion – John Minicuci
Rookie of the Year – Jacob Czarnik
Most Improved – Corey Lutz


John Minicuci   October 3, 2021 at 1:13pm

League Membership packages ...

Please see me tomorrow for your 2021 League Membership packages ...
Thank you all for a great season!

A special thank you to all who work the tables each week for sign-up, stats and scores, and pools:
Dan James, Steve Brazel, Alan Fleming, Brandon Dub, Duane Kay, Rob Dahmen, and anyone else I may have missed but assisted.
We couldn't have done it without you!


Dan James   September 26, 2021 at 3:31pm

Week 20

Another Ace this week. Jarred Carr hit hole 16 and takes $56 from the regular ace pool.

2J had the hot round with a 46.

2 more weeks to go, and 4 divisions still have a good competition going for the the top spot.


Dan James   September 22, 2021 at 12:49am

Week 19

Steve Brazel aced Hole 2 in week 19, collecting $192 from the regular ace pool. He was also in Super and Mega. Congrats Steve!


Dan James   September 12, 2021 at 3:14pm

Week 18

Of 83 players in Week 18, John Zane had the hot round at 45! No aces last week, so the ace pool grows to $137.



John Minicuci   September 8, 2021 at 11:07pm

2021 Motor City Chain Gang members

Please double check the spelling and PDGA numbers for accuracy.
If you now have a PDGA #, please let us know:
Adam Mitchell 54059
AJ Gietzen 183845
Alan Smith
Alec Kennedy 59735
Alex Filimon
Allen Fleming 38765
Austin Birge
Bill Sicora 36955
Brad Brinker 81164
Brad Frase 30223
Brandon Dub 36292
Brendan Jacobson
Brendan Toggweiler 110044
Brent Moreno 43467
Brian BMAN Buchholz 28614
Brian Fahnestock 14391
Chelsey Murdock 67383
Chester Brown II 58812
Chris Grogis
Chris Leo ... more

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bob turner   September 10, 2021 at 7:24pm

early lunch or breakfast on sunday? can help with the ace race

John Minicuci   September 10, 2021 at 9:02pm

maybe lunch, yes!!! Thank you, could use the help!

Michael Meinke   September 16, 2021 at 4:14pm


Dan James   August 29, 2021 at 9:54pm

Labor Day and Starting Early

No league on Labor Day. Enjoy the time off!

After Labor Day, we will begin early and start closing registration at 5:45.

Even with the earlier start, expect to finish in the dark for the last few weeks. Bring glow discs, glow tape, and lights as needed. Flashlights are ok, but you must be careful not shine your light at people on other holes!


Dan James   August 18, 2021 at 11:22pm

Week 15 & 16

Two aces in the last two weeks. Jimmy Collis hit hole 13 in week 15 and takes $192 from the regular ace pool. Brad Frase hit hole 15 the following week. Only $65 for Brad from the regular ace pool, but he will collect a big pot from the Super Pool as well which hasn't been hit since Hundo got it 7 weeks ago.

Sean Adkins had the hot round of 43 last week.

It's starting to get darker out, so slower groups should begin thinking about bringing glow discs or lights. (Yes, that's ... more


Dan James   August 8, 2021 at 3:46pm

Berths For MCCG League

We have 5 Berths to States to award for 2021 League.

To qualify, you must be a member and have played at least 8 weeks of league through August 16. The average of your best 8 weeks of league will be used to determine the winners.

You must let me know, either at league, or by posting in the comments section if you want a berth. Choose a division that you are eligible to play in a sanctioned event.

We may not be able to award a berth to every division signed up for. Priority will be given to MPO, FPO (or FA1), MA1, MA2, MA40. Will consider other divisions as needed to make 5 total.

bob turner   August 9, 2021 at 1:30am

do not need a berth for pro divisions!!! they have their own tourney

Dan James   August 18, 2021 at 11:04pm

The winners are Allen Fleming, Mike Fisher, Dan James, Kevin Eggy, and Super Dave McCabe. Congrats everyone!

Dan James   August 18, 2021 at 11:05pm

I will submit your names shortly and will have your award packages at league next week.

Dan James   August 8, 2021 at 2:34pm

Week 14

69 Players this week.

Steve Brazel had the best round of the night, shooting a 42! Nice Steve!

No aces last week. The regular ace pool now has $127 carry over for this Monday.

Thank you Damon Evans for helping out while I was gone last week.

Thank you also to Allen Flemming, Brandon Dub, Steve Brazel, Dwayne Kay, Rob Dahmen, and John Minicuci for helping out each and every week to keep this league running smoothly!


Dan James   July 30, 2021 at 2:12am

Week 13

77 Players on another beautiful evening.

A lot of good scores in the AM1 division, topped by Brendan Toggweiler again who shot 43.

No aces. $67 will carry over to next week. Been several weeks now since the Super Pool was hit by Hundo, so that pot is also growing.


Dan James   July 24, 2021 at 6:35pm

Week 12

Week 12 was a beautiful evening. Very little wind and the discs were flying true (for the most part). Ty Alfano took full advantage and deuced his first 9 holes of the round on his way to a 13 under 41! That was the hot round of the night and ties the hot round for the season.

Another ace, this time by Brendan Toggweiler who hit hole 8. He will collect $201 from the ace pool. Congrats Brendan! BTW ... Brendan also shot an impressive 42, closing the gap in a tight AM1 division.

Remember, your name must be on the ace pool list to collect.


Dan James   July 18, 2021 at 3:42pm

Week 11

11 Weeks are done ... half way through the season.

Brad Frase led the pros this week with a 45.

Luke Czarnik hit the 3rd ace of the year. On hole 12! That is a pretty rare hole to hit since most of us can't even get it that far. Well done Luke!

As we head into week 12, good it's a good time to remind everyone that it takes 12 weeks to qualify for overall awards for the league. You must also sign up for membership before the end of the season to qualify.

Awards will be given ... more

perry Fortin   July 19, 2021 at 12:01am

Thank you Dan

Dan James   July 2, 2021 at 8:16pm

No League July 5th!

Happy Fourth of July!

Nate Buban   July 4, 2021 at 1:12am


Dan James   June 20, 2021 at 3:49pm

Week 8

74 Players in Week. A very brief rain shower gave way to a beautiful evening for golf.

Justin Hundich tossed in the second ACE of the year! Again on hole 2. He collects $250 from the $1 ace pool, leaving $169 carry over for next week. Congrats Hundo!

Dan James   June 20, 2021 at 8:45pm

BTW ... 2J set the pace with the hot round of the season so far with a 13 down 41!

Dan James   June 17, 2021 at 1:46pm

Week 7

82 Players Showed up last week.
2J led the Pros with a 45. Moreno and 'Teach' also shot 45 in the Pro Masters division.

No Aces once again. The pot has grown to $353.

Couple scorecards without last names and divisions this week. Please completely fill out the scorecard so I don't end up giving someone the wrong score.


Dan James   May 28, 2021 at 7:32pm

No League Memorial Day

No league on May 31. We'll see you June 7th.


Dan James   May 28, 2021 at 7:22pm

Week 6

101 Players last week. Ty Alfano had the hot round for the Pros with a 43, but a couple of AMs lit it up too! Brendan Toggweiler racked up 12 birdies on route to his 42 with Josh McGrath close behind at 43. Nice!

No aces, so the ace pool now has $283.

Enjoy the long holiday weekend!


Dan James   May 22, 2021 at 3:24pm

Week 5

83 Players for Week 5. 42 was the score to beat once again, this time by Justin Hundich.

There were no aces. The ace pool is up to $197. Reminder, the $1 ace pool pays out a maximum of $250 for each ace. We will probably pass that amount next week.


Dan James   May 15, 2021 at 4:02pm

Week 4

86 Players came out for week 4. Alfano, McCool, and Herzog tied for the hot round of 42! Impressive!

There were no aces, so $130 carries over in the ace pool.

As the weather becomes nicer and the turnouts are larger, please make groups of 5-7 platers.

The grace period for membership is now over. Guests can still play and are eligible for the weekly prizes, but are not eligible for the Super Pool or Hot Round Bonus (Pros). Amateur guests also pay $2 each week (instead of $1 for members ... more


Dan James   May 8, 2021 at 9:54pm

Week 3

60 Players for Week 3. One of these days we will start getting warm weather on Monday, but at least the rain held off for the most part.

No Aces this week, so $54 carries over in the regular ace pool.

The scorecards were better this week. Thank you!


Dan James   May 1, 2021 at 3:27pm

Week 2

64 Players for week 2.
Kevin Rose hit the first ACE of the year on hole 2! Kevin's name is on the ace pool list, so he will collect $183 ! Congrats Kevin.

Several people need to work on filling their scorecards correctly. You must put your FIRST NAME, LAST NAME, and DIVISION on your score card, and please fill out the TOTAL SCORE at the end of the round. Thanks


Dan James   April 24, 2021 at 6:35pm

Week 1

71 Players came out for the first day of league 2021. It was great to see everyone after the year off !
Ace Pool had $62 coming in and added another $63. Three were no aces, so $125 carries into week 2.
Justin Hundich led the way this week with a hot round of 47. We will get the rest of the scores posted here shortly.
See you next Monday.

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