Occupation: Retired Retail Lumber Dealer
Home Course: Cherry Hills
Best 18-hole score: 82 when I was 91 years old
Years playing: 75
Hole-in-one(s): One, Maxwelton Braes Hole 17
Nicest Golf Course Ever Played: Disney World in Florida.
Favorite Golf Memory: Witnessing Cam Fuller’s double eagle on par 5 number 6 at Cherry Hills
Golf Accomplishment Most Proud Of: Organizing a golf outing with former greens keeper at Cherry Hills
Favorite Golfer: My brother-in-law Bill who is since deceased. He was a Door County competitive champion many times.
Fantasy Foursome: Have to go local – Mike Pfannenstiel, Carl Beckstrom and Cam Fuller before I quit golfing for good.
What’s in the bag? TaylorMade Burner Driver, Callaway Big Bertha Fairway Woods, 18 degree Nike Hybrid, Callaway Big Bertha Irons, Mastergrip putter.
Strengths: Putting, I’m a strong advocate of plumb bobbing my putts.
Weaknesses: Transitioning the left side of the body first which leads to a correct weight transfer.
Golf Tip to Share: Thru-swing: Hand-eye coordination see the club head go threw the ball with nose pointing at ball. A note to live by: golf is not a religion but should build character. Golf is great fun and great exercise!
When not Playing Golf, Les can be found: Playing the piano at home or somewhere, I hope.