Where do you get most of your birdies, on a par 3’s, 4’s or 5’s?
August 3, 2014 The answer to the above question is what I have been searching for this past week. I was wondering out loud (yes, I do talk to myself) if more birdies are scored on par 3’s, par 4’s or par 5’s. more »»
A list of golf terms that makes you say ‘I know what that means’
July 27, 2014 Constantly looking for an edge when it comes to the game of golf, I turned to the Internet for help. One can find an inordinate amount of information on the web. more »»
Taking in the opening round of the Marathon Classic in Toledo
July 19, 2014 We have made this trip before, my buddies and I. Highland Meadows Golf Club hosts the best the LPGA has to offer in a tournament that used to be known as The Jamie Farr Classic. Cpl. more »»
Joy, comedy, frustration, obsession — we must be talking about golf
July 13, 2014 A neighbor recently stopped by to give me a book he thought I might like. It was titled “Golf In The Comic Strips” and it included a “Fore” word by Bob Hope. more »»
Links golf presents a lot of challenges to the truly average golfer
July 5, 2014 My traveling group decided to head north this week. Our destination was the Maumee Bay State Park and its links golf course. more »»
Back-to-back U.S. Opens at Pinehurst No. 2 prove very interesting
June 29, 2014 When the idea of playing the men’s U.S. Open and the women’s U. S. Open in back-to-back weeks at the same venue was first suggested, skeptics were plentiful. more »»
Latest Slam loss for Serena Williams comes at Wimbledon
June 29, 2014 LONDON (AP) — As Serena Williams began to fall behind in what would become her earliest Wimbledon exit in nearly a decade, her coach could tell something was awry. Not the so-so serving. more »»
World Cup and the NBA’s Sterling put sizzle in summer sports
June 24, 2014 The LA Kings winning the NHL Stanley Cup and LeBron’s Miami Heat being dethroned by the San Antonio Spurs in the NBA Finals typifies the run-of-the mill, ordinary sports headlines in the month of... more »»
A new year and different experience at Chestnut Hills Golf Club
June 22, 2014 My buddies and I went to northeast Indiana this past week for the 23rd Annual Foxy’s Fort Wayne Fling. more »»
Just what kind of conversation would you have with your caddy?
June 1, 2014 In the world of golf that I reside in, caddies are nonexistent. I have never had a caddy. I have never been a caddy. I would also suspect that those two statements will never chang. more »»
How young is too young when it comes to playing serious golf?
May 25, 2014 Society sets minimum age requirements for all sorts of things. For example, one cannot get a driver’s license until they turn 16. Want to cast a vote in an election? You must wait until 18. more »»
2014 golf leagues are now underway — at least for some golfers
May 18, 2014 One of the great features of the game of golf is the fact that it can be enjoyed in so many different ways. Some golfers are more comfortable playing by themselves, though I don’t. more »»