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  • Player Profile: Robert “Bobby” Boettcher

    Robert “Bobby” Boettcher

    Hometown:  Sturgeon Bay
    Home Course:  Maxwelton Braes
    Handicap:  7
    Years Playing:  Forever
    Best 18-hole score:  67, “At Max, a few years ago”
    Hole-in-one(s)?:  “Yes one, #17 at Max, a couple years ago.

  • Making The Turn

    These days you can find recent college graduate and Baileys Harbor resident Nick Kwaterski at Peninsula State Park golf course doing just about anything that is asked of him as an employee…cleaning golf carts, selling buckets of balls on the driving range, or serving up milkshakes in the clubhouse.

  • Player Profile

    Teresa Martin
    Hometown:  Fish Creek
    Home Course:  Peninsula State Park and Horseshoe Bay
    Handicap:  16
    Years Playing:  19
    Best 18-hole score:  81
    Hole-in-one(s)?:  “One, in 1988, #8 at Peninsula.

  • Outing Outcomes

    Spike Birmingham Memorial Gross: 1st Place:  J.J. Johnson, Mark Vandertie 2nd Place:  John Maki, Alex Byrne, Brian Poshak, Dave Jilot 3rd Place:  Kobylinski, Hafeman, Hafeman, Stewart Net: 1st Place:  Carol Anderson, Arron Messenger, Chris Olson, Brad Wiegand 2nd Place:  Bill Teich, Tom Conway, Tom Kennedy, Steve Propsom 3rd Place:  Terry Gunnlaugsson, Dan Boes, Dennis Wolfgram, […]

  • Upcoming Golf Events

    • July 6:
    Idlewild Cup, Idlewild
    920.743.3334

    • July 11:
    Professional Law Enforcement Scramble, Idlewild
    920.

  • Making The Turn

    Adaptive Golfers Are Up For The Challenge

    Most of us hackers take the game of golf for granted; the fact that we can throw our clubs in the trunk, head to the golf course, walk to the first tee, and start swinging.

  • Short Shots

    Phil D’Amico scored two eagles in his one round of golf on June 13 – holes 4 and 18.

  • Upcoming Golf Events

    June 27:
    Center Pointe Marina Outing, Cherry Hills
    920.743.4222
    Go for Golf, Maxwelton Braes
    920.839.2321
    Spike Birmingham Memorial Outing, Idlewild
    920.

  • Golf Outing Outcomes

    DC Tavern League at Idlewild
    Twenty-five teams turned out in this fun, four-person scramble. This event supports the Door County Tavern League and the Safe Ride Program.

  • Making the Turn

    First Two-Time Winner in Horseshoe Bay Member / Guest

    Horseshoe Bay member James “J.J.” Johnson of Sister Bay and his guest Stu Sickles captured the first repeat victory of the Men’s Member/Guest Invitational at Horseshoe Bay Golf Club on Saturday, June 20.

  • Upcoming Golf Events

    June 22 – July 2:
    Youth Golf Program, Cherry Hills
    920.743.4222

    June 23 – June 26:
    Youth Golf Program Session I, Peninsula State Park
    920.

  • Making the Turn

    Ferdon Named Big 12 Coach of the Year

    Sylvia Ferdon, Baileys Harbor summer resident and ladies head golf coach at Baylor University, was recently named Big 12 Coach of the Year for the 2009 season.

  • Still Time to Register – Play “Fore!” The Clearing

    The Clearing Folk School’s 9-hole golf scramble, Play “Fore!” The Clearing, is scheduled for Monday, June 29 at Maxwelton Braes Golf Resort with a shotgun start at 10 am.

  • Short Shots

    2009 spring golf kicked off with two hole-in-ones, on the same day, at the same golf course, on the same hole! Both occurred on May 8 on hole number three at The Orchards, although the two golfers were not playing together.

  • Upcoming Golf Events

    • Sat., June 6:  Lions Club Golf Scramble at Idlewild
    • Fri., June 12:  Gibraltar Booster Club Scramble at Maxwelton; PGA Junior Tour Event at Idlewild
    • Sat.

  • It’s League Time

    Door County golf leagues are either underway or just about to start. For most leagues, there is still time to sign up. Contact the perspective golf courses for sign up information.

  • Making the Turn

    Horseshoe Bay Plays Host To Door County Cup

    High school golfers from around the county were treated to a special day of golf on Friday, May 15 as Horseshoe Bay played host to the annual Door County Cup.

  • “He Was the Show”: Dave Voskuil Dominated County Hoops

    Dave Voskuil came to Gibraltar as a sophomore and promptly got to work as the centerpiece of one of the great teams in Door County basketball history. “He was the show,” teammate Paul Woerfel says. Voskuil made it look effortless, say those who watched him play. With an easy-going demeanor, a soft shot, and a […]

  • Unbeatable: ’69 Vikings Almost Were

    Four times in the past four decades the Gibraltar boys basketball team has finished an entire season without a victory. In 1968-69, the Vikings couldn’t lose. That team, led by the unstoppable Dave Voskuil, posted the first undefeated regular season in Door County history, going 18 – 0 in the old Peninsula Conference. Gibraltar’s cozy […]