2016 TAG Open Winners
One hundred and fifty five current and former Kentucky National Guard members from across the state, army and air, joined friends and family for the 2016 Kentucky National Guard Memorial TAG Open on Monday, September 19th at Connemara Golf Course in Nicholasville. The event netted some $15,000 for the Kentucky National Guard Memorial maintenance and operations.
Photos from the event may be viewed here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/kyngmemorial
The winners included some familiar and some new faces.
* Morning First Place Team: Tip Mixson, Jim Ashcraft, Sid Dailey & Todd Bailey with a score of 55.
* Morning Runner Up Team: Mike Abell, Moe Arnett, Chad Jones and Joe Brummett with a score of 56.
* Morning longest drive Men's: Mike Sebastian
* Morning longest drive Women's: Brynne Adams
* Morning closes to the pin: #3 - Brynne Adams; #5 - Chris Carrington; #7 Virgil Elliott; #11 - Tip Mixon and #13 Charlie Bradshaw.
Morning Chipping Contest: James Owens took home a 43" flat screen smart television courtesy of the Kentucky Broadcasters Association.
* Afternoon TAG Open First Place: Bobby Ripy, Jeff Abrams, Joey Bailey & Steven Riddle with a 55.
* Afternoon TAG Open Runner Up: Brett Setzer, Preston Rogers, Jim Setzer and Danny Martin with a 56.
* Afternoon longest drive Men's: Steven Riddle
* Afternoon closes to the pin: #3 - Mike Garrett; #5 - Brett Setzer; #7 Stewart Esters; #11 - Danny Martin and #13 Jacob Mayes.
Afternoon Chipping Contest: Travis Mason took home a 43" flat screen smart television courtesy of the Kentucky Broadcasters Association.
TAG Open OD "Green Jacket"
The honor of having their names inscribed on the TAG Open OD "Green Jacket" and bragging rights as the 2016 KYNG Golf Masters goes to the overall first place team of Tip Mixson, Jim Ashcraft, Sid Dailey & Todd Bailey.
Bragging rights remain in the GREEN for the fourth year running -- Mike Abell, Moe Arnett, Chad Jones and Joe Brummett representing the Kentucky Army National Guard landed the TAG Cup for 2016. Brummett and Jones were also on the 2015 TAG Cup winning team.