Ball Striker News:



George Thomas wins the Fox Hollow Shippen Cup event. Earl Fraser continues to lead the overall Shippen Cup competition.

Mike Conrad re-elected Ball Striker Club President. Gets right to work on the 2019 Schedule.
Click here to see the 2019 schedule.

Brad Leak comes from behind to become the 2018 Ball Striker Club Champion.
George Thomas caps dominant season by winning the 2018 Shippen Cup Title.
Click here to see all 2018 Club Championship weekend results.

NAME THAT TUNE and WIN !!!
Can you name the tune that plays when you are on the Ball Striker home page??? Click here for details.
Congrats to Mel LuSane for correctly naming "Places And Spaces" by Donald Byrd.

 

 


 

SEE NAME THAT TUNE CONTEST DETAILS BELOW !

 

 

If you recognize the tune that plays when the Ball Striker home page is displayed you can win a sleeve of golf balls. Here's how.
  • You must be a member in good standing of the Ball Strikers.
  • You must correctly identify both the song title and artist.
  • You must be the first to email the correct title and artist and your name to webmaster@njballstrikers.com (first will be determined by date/time of email). Make the subject of the email "Name That Tune". You will be notified by return email if you are the winner (or not). Only one submission per day please.
  • Check this webpage for the status of the contest. After a winner is announced a new contest will start with a new tune.


  • Congratulations to our first "Name That Tune" winner, Darryl Jeffries, who was the first to correctly name the jazz classic Poinciana by Ahmad Jamal. (3/30/2011 9:55 PM)

    No one successfully named the tune "Siempre Hay Esperanza" by the pop/jazz icon Sade (from her Stronger Than Pride CD). That tune was played from 3/30/2011 to 4/25/2011 and was retired undefeated.

    No one successfully named the tune "Self Portrait" by jazz great Chuck Mangione (from his LP of the same name). That tune was played from 4/25/2011 to 5/30/2011 and was retired undefeated.

    Congratulations to Darryl Jeffries (again), who was the first to correctly name the jazz classic Take The A Train by Duke Ellington. (6/20/2011 8:40 AM)

    Congratulations to George Evans, who was the first to correctly name the Quincy Jones tune Tomorrow performed by The Brothers Johnson. (7/8/2011 10:21 PM)

    No one successfully named the tune "A Shade Of Blue" by The Crusaders (aka Jazz Crusaders). That tune was played from 7/8/2011 to 8/28/2011 and was retired undefeated. Good luck with the current tune!

    No one successfully named the tune "I Ain't Jivin', I'm Jamin'" by Leon Huff. That tune was played from 8/28/2011 to 12/25/2011 and was retired undefeated.

    No one successfully named the ever popular Christmas tune "Sleigh Ride" by jazz pianist Ramsey Lewis. That tune was played from 12/25/2011 to 1/12/2012 and was retired undefeated.

    No one successfully named the Donald Byrd tune "Lansanas Preistess" from his Street Lady album. That tune was played from 1/12/2012 to 4/8/2012 and was retired undefeated.

    No one successfully named the Dennis Coffey tune "Scorpio", one of the first hits of the early 70's disco era. That tune was played from 4/8/2012 to 7/2/2012 and was retired undefeated.

    No one successfully named the tune "Soul Woman", by fellow Ball Striker Grassella Oliphant from his The Grass Is Greener CD.That tune was played from 7/2/2012 to 1/26/2013 and was retired undefeated.

    Congratulations to new Ball Sriker member, Harold White, who was the first to correctly name the Fred Wesley, and the JB's (James Brown) tune "Damn Right, I Am Somebody". (6/18/2013 9:38 PM)

    Congratulations to Mel LuSane, who was the first to correctly name the Donald Byrd tune "Places And Spaces". (8/14/2013 2:09 PM)

    Congratulations to Blake LeBrew, who correctly named the Ball Striker home page tune "A Saint's Homecoming Song" by the late, great jazz trumpeter, Freddie Hubbard (5/5/2016 2:07 PM)

    Good Luck with the current tune !!!