Thursday, April 27, 2017

New Rules of Golf Decision Limits Use of Video Review



The USGA and The R&A have issued Decision 34-3/10, effective immediately, which implements two standards for Rules committees to limit the use of video review.

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Tuesday Tip #2 

Easy Alignment & Ball Position
 

In this Tip of the Week, I share the key points that really simplify the alignment process. Good alignment is essential for great swings. Misalignment will create swing compensations in an effort to redirect back online. I also share an easy process for consistent ball position. So, let's get to it!

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Schedule an On-Course Rules Seminar at YOUR club's Golf Course TODAY 



Who knew that learning rules could be so much fun! If your club is interested in holding an "On-Course Rules Seminar" at your club's golf course, please contact Dana Carrigan at dlcarrigan@sbcglobal.net


Monday, April 10, 2017

Tuesday Tip #1 - The Driver has a unique set-up to promote a launch

Tuesday Tip #1 

The Driver has a unique set-up to promote a launch


In this Tip of the Week, I share some key points to a better driver set-up. Too many players set-up to a driver the same as they would with their other clubs. To understand why the set-up is key, you first need to understand why you need a distinct set-up. Through the summer, I'll share more tips on getting that power set-up to launch it!


Friday, April 7, 2017

Niner Playday at Rio Vista



Niner Playday at Rio Vista

The Rio Vista Nine Holers hosted the first playday of the 2017 golf season.  The weather was picture perfect and thank you for your hospitality.   There were 72 ladies who showed up to play a 4 person 2 best game. 


The winners were:
1st Place team who each received a $25 gift certificate were: Sally Rose, Glenda Hofstetter, Linda Barlesi and Mary Martin
2nd Place Team Winners who each received a $20 gift certificate were: Marj Niemi, Jeanne Cartwright, Helen Swarbrick and Conni Porto
3rd Place Team Winners who received $15 gift certificates were: Lois Dutcher, Patti McDonald, Pam Fashing and Marty Duplichan
4th Place Team Winners who received $10 gift certificates were Eila Ballard, Pat White, Adla Hawkins and Mae Murayama
5th Place Team Winners who received $5 gift certificates were Deb Petteruti, Carolyn Merjivck Pat Lasusky and Coleen Lee.
Congratulations to all of our winners and thank you all for a great turnout.


Thursday, March 30, 2017

Seniors/Super Seniors Tourny

Seniors / Super Seniors Tournament 


Our Tournament team made a trip to Greenhorn Creek and Saddle Creek this week to preview for our Seniors and Super Seniors Championship in May.  Courses are in beautiful condition with some added features. Online registration opens Monday, April 3. More information HERE

Tuesday, March 21, 2017


18 hole Castle Oaks Womens Golf Club member (COWGC), Barbara Blackburn hit a "quinfecta," and swept the field on March 7, at Castle Oaks Golf Course, playing on a regularly COWGC scheduled Tuesday match. 
Overall Low Putts - 30 | Eagle #12 | Birdie on #10 | Chip Ins #12, #10 | Closest to the Pin #16 @ 19'6"
Barbara is a member of the PWGA and NCGA has a GHIN Handicap of 15.7. For more information or to join the COWGC visit: castleoakswomensgolfclub.com.
Source - http://www.ledger.news/in_the_game/quinfecta-hit-by-blackburn-at-castle-oaks/article_291d839e-0a72-11e7-827f-777aad0de779.html