Saturday, February 7, 2015

February Minutes

MCPLA Meeting Minutes

February 3, 2015

Meeting called to order at 6:30pm by President John Haeflinger.
In attendance were officers and directors representing the following MCPLA clubs:
Currie – 1 Brown Deer – 3 Dretzka – 0 Grant – 3
Greenfield-1 Oakwood – 2 Whitnall - 0   

President John Haeflinger provided the Treasurer's Report:
Operating Account $4,117.09
CAP Fund Account $14,264.07
Checkbook balance $18,381.16

Chet Hendrickson, Milwaukee County Parks Administration, provided
an update regarding MCPLA golf courses.
-Personnel changes:
James Grogan, PGA Pro Whitnall GC
Andy Gieryn, PGA Pro Oakwood GC
Andy Barrett, PGA Pro Brown Deer GC
Jason Rosploch, Superintendent Greenfield GC

-Greenfield Golf Course undergoing major changes to the course
and should open for play approx. August 1, 2015.

-LPGA Symetra Tour event will be held on July 28-August 2 at Brown Deer Golf Course.
Event will be titled the Potawatomi Classic.

-Cardinal Stritch Invitational will be held on August 30-Sept. 1 at Brown Deer Golf Course.

-Merchandise Gift Cards - members will be issued a Gift Card number and have an active balance carried at all MCPLA courses.
-Individual MCPLA prize funds from club events are to be spent in the MCPLA pro shops.

-2015 Golf Show on March 13-15, 2015 at State Fair Park.
Show hours Friday 1:00-7:00pm, Saturday 10:00am-6:00pm, Sunday 10:00am-4:00pm.
Milwaukee County will supply tickets for MCPLA members to man the Parks Booth and hand out Club information and promote County golf.

1st Team 2014 winner Whitnall GC.
2nd Team 2014 winner Currie GC.
Team gift cards will be delivered to individual MCPLA courses for distribution.

Tournaments: Bob Freuck Tournament Director
MCPLA Senior/Mid-Am May 16-17 Currie GC
Arnold B. Walker Championship August 22-23 Oakwood GC
MCPLA Worker's tournament October 11 Grant GC
40th NIMAGA September 19 Evergreen GC
(Trophy currently at Grant GC – MCPLA leading 63 to 33)

MCPLA purchased 250 poker chip MCPLA ball markers which will be given to participants in the MCPLA and NIMAGA tournaments for the cost of $350.00.  

2015 MCPLA meeting dates are posted on the MCPLA web site (to be held at Currie Clubhouse).

There will be NO meetings in March, June or July, 2015.

April 7 meeting will be at the Milw. Cnty. Parks office due to the election.

Scoreboard for Currie Golf Course (cost $2,364.38) to be installed in
the near future.
Future request: Hole Markers for tee boxes at Brown Deer Golf Course.

Vice President Robert Cohn will work with WSGA regarding a training session intended to provide training for a representative from each MCPLA club regarding Blue Golf.

Motion made, seconded and approved to adjourn.
Respectfully Submitted,
Glenn Frohwirth, Secretary