Mar 252017

AWARDS PRESENTED MONDAY TO LOCAL PROS Apparently Mother Nature, Jack Frost, Father Time and the Boogie Man want to be the only foursome on any Capital Area course. So, as we close in on Masters’ week, all the rest of us can do is surf the inter-web, go to expos, head to Golf Galaxy or Dick’s, [More …]

Countdown to Trump National

 Posted by on 03/13/2017  Featured, General, Women's  Comments Off on Countdown to Trump National
Mar 132017

2017 U.S. WOMEN’S OPEN SECTIONAL QUALIFYING SITES The sectional qualifying sites for the 72nd U.S. Women’s Open Championship conducted by The United States Golf Association (USGA) includes 21 U.S. and four international qualifiers from May 22-June 12. The Women’s Open will be played July 13-16 at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, NJ. It will [More …]

A taste of golf this weekend

 Posted by on 03/10/2017  Events, Featured, General  Comments Off on A taste of golf this weekend
Mar 102017

4TH ANNUAL SPRING EXPO In the early part of the 2000s, there was an annual golf expo at the Empire State Plaza in February. But attendance dwindled and costs to run it went up and anyone in economics will tell you: buh-bye. There have been a few that popped up at the Polish Community Center [More …]

McDermott gone too soon

 Posted by on 03/02/2017  Featured, Features and Commentary, General  Comments Off on McDermott gone too soon
Mar 022017

AREA FIXTURE ON LINKS & LANES By John R. Craig We are sad to learn of the passing of a longtime fixture in the Capital Area golfing world – Bob McDermott. Better known as “Monk,” – not for his spirituality or even his haircut, but a shortened version of a nickname he got as a [More …]