SUMMER LEAGUE – PLAYOFFS WEEK 2

The playoffs were down to 8 players Tuesday night with the top two from each card advancing.

Card winners were:

  • Aaron, 44
  • Jarrod 47
  • Brien 46
  • Adam 47 *Adam won in a 2-hole playoff against Alan, that’s two playoffs in 2 weeks for Adam who just squeaks into the championship round

Be sure to come support the final 4 as they battle it out next week for the league championship.  Regular prizes and CTPs will continue …and quite possibly there will be a mini ring of fire!

Weekly Winners and an Ace!:

  • Jake parked his drive on hole 17 to take home the Double Trouble Brewing Co. CTP.  Jake’s winning lots these days!
  • Broc won the first of two magical tosses to win a Sandbagger t-shirt, Paragon sticker and Gateway mini
  • Jeremy took home the honours in the second magical toss.  Jeremy wins a Dante’s Burritos $10 gift certificate, Legacy sticker and bracelet
  • Clint threw an ace, earning himself the weekly $50 ace pot.

The ODSA Provincial Championships were held this past weekend and the PDGC had 13 players competing.  Darrell lit it up in MA2 taking home 3rd place against a tough field of 37 competitors.  In MA1 it took a CTP playoff hole to determine 2nd place among four tied players.  Clint threw the second closest shot and earned 3rd place honours among 22 MA1s.  Way to go guys!

Week 17 CTP

Chris M. made a very generous announcement Tuesday as follows:Thanks again to Peterborough Disc golf best league in Canada! If you didn’t make it out last night and get a free Aces Heating disc and mini no worries just let me know next week or if you see me out on the course and I’ll hook you up.”

Aces Heating Discs

Two important upcoming events:

Ryan G. will be hosting an end of year BBQ and disc exchange.  All the important details can be found on the Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/293139910872828/?ref=4 and make sure you’re following the PDGC on Facebook to stay up to date with all the important and not so important announcements:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/100693522573/

Lastly, anyone who would be interested in improving their game (who wouldn’t be?) should consider checking out the Discmania Deep in the Game clinic being held at E.T. Seton in Toronto Thursday September 11th.  The cost is $40 and you get a free disc on top of learning from two of the top touring pros in the world.  Check it out here: https://www.facebook.com/events/915649361797038/permalink/920412427987398/

SUMMER LEAGUE – PLAYOFFS WEEK 1

20 players qualified for the playoffs and were divided into 5 foursomes.   With 17 of 18 baskets moved Tuesday night the course was set for a high-stakes battle on the shorts layout.   The top scoring player from each card advanced in the playoffs.

Card winners were:

  • Clint, 43
  • Aaron, 44
  • Darrel, 45
  • Brien, 47
  • Adam, 48*  won in playoff against Greg who also shot 48

Additionally the top 3 scoring players who did not win their card advanced.

  • Chris, 46
  • Alan, 47
  • Jarrod, 48* won in playoff against Greg who also shot 48

Next week will see the remaining 8 players divided into two foursomes based on league standings, with the top two scores from each foursome advancing to the final!

Card 1:  Adam, Chris, Brien, Alan

Card 2: Darrel, Clint, Aaron, Jarrod

Weekly Winners:

  • Brien impressed with his backhand yet again, winning his second Double Trouble Brewing Co. CTP
  • Clint won the first of two magical tosses, taking home a $10 Sam’s Place gift certificate, Legacy sticker, Paragon sticker and a Discfunctional Disc Golf shirt donated by PDGC member Tim Young.  Thanks Tim!
  • Jeff won the battle of the Banshees on the second magical toss, Jeff wins an Etobicoke Disc Golf (EDGE) shirt and Legacy bracelet.

This weekend is the ODSA Provincial Championships and the PDGC will have 13 players competing.  Best of luck to everyone hitting the road for Port Colborne!  You can follow the results here: http://www.pdga.com/tour/event/18067

Week 16 CTP

SUMMER LEAGUE – WEEK 15

The final night of regular season league saw more thunderstorms threaten play, a regular theme this year.  The thunderstorms held off but the rain did not.

Weekly Winners:

  • Darrell’s drive was close enough to win the weekly Double Trouble Brewing Co. CTP
  • Jake threw an absolutely amazing shot to park the first of two magical tosses of the night,  Jake parked his drive from tee 2 to the practice basket, he’s getting better every week!  Jake wins an Innova Pro Orc and a Legacy sticker
  • Broc’s drive was a little off the mark on the second magical toss (from the practice basket to hole 1) but a friendly tree knocked it to within 15 feet of the basket.  Broc won an LDD tuque and Discraft sticker.

PDGC Playoffs 2014

The PDGC Playoffs are back! Three rounds of match style play at the end of August to determine the PDGC playoff winners. 20 players recorded 8 scores or more to earn a spot in the playoffs.  Seeds will be based on the Summer league standings (still to be confirmed).

*CTPs and prizes will continue throughout playoffs, as will regular play for those who did not qualify.

August 19th – Quarter Finals – Top player from each card advances plus the top 3 scoring players who did not win their card (20 –> 8 players)
August 26th – Semi Finals – Top 2 from each card advance (8 –> 4 players)
September 2nd – Finals

Playoff Flow Chart

Good luck to all the LDD members competing in the Flatts Classic in St Thomas this weekend!    http://www.pdga.com/tour/event/17423

AND REMEMBER…. Qualified players have until midnight this Friday to register for the ODSA Provincial Championships being held next week in Port Colborne.

Week 15 CTP

SUMMER LEAGUE – WEEK 14

Once again thunderstorms threatened league night this week.  Fortunately the weather held off and 20 players were able to record a score in the second last week of regular season play.

Some hot scores:

  • Karl F and Adam G both notched 7 under par, 47s
  • Clint birdied 13 of 18 holes (including 6 in a row) to finish 10 under par, 44 on the night!

Weekly Winners:

  • Alan parked his drive nicely on hole 14 to take home the weekly Double Trouble Brewing Co. CTP
  • Darrell had his disc pulled from the members draw pile to win a legacy bracelet, Paragon sticker and $10 Sam`s Place gift certificate
  • Brien F won the magical toss to earn himself a VC Ultimate dry fit shirt, Glide sticker and drink koozie

Only 1 week remaining to record a score towards playoffs.  You must be a paid PDGC member and have recorded 8 scores to qualify for the playoffs.  Regular play and weekly prizes will continue for those who do not qualify.

IMPORTANT REMINDER:  Players who have earned entry to the ODSA Provincial Championships being held August 23, 24 at Whisky Run in Port Colborne have only 9 days remaining to register.

Information and registration: http://www.ondisc.org/events/event_details.asp?id=422437
PDGA Event: http://www.pdga.com/tour/event/18067

The LDD will be on the road again August 16, 17 for the ODSA Gold Series Flatt’s Classic in St Thomas.  This is the last opportunity to qualify for the 2014 ODSA Provincial Finals and sure to be a great tournament.

Information and registration: http://www.discgolfontario.com/forum/index.php/topic,1981.0.html
PDGA Event: http://www.pdga.com/tour/event/17423

Week 14 CTP