Golf

Colfax eight strokes short at Masters

Austin Heikila wrapped up a spectacular spring with an 18-hole score of 83 Monday on a windy afternoon at the Sac-Joaquin Section Masters Tournament at The Reserve at Spanos Park i ...

Good set-up position key to solid swing

It’s time to get you into an athletic starting position that will facilitate the most efficient swing possible. A balanced starting position is a prerequisite in order to initiat ...

Much to be thankful for on the course

I hope you all have a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday, and before we begin the rush to the year’s end, I would like to pass along a Thanksgiving message. It’s a time for all of ...

This one's for all you lady golfers

Mother’s Day is fast approaching, and it’s time to share some love with moms and other women who enjoy golf or wish to take up the game. Since it is important that they get st ...

Must divots be replaced as part of course care?

A divot is the piece of sod that is displaced when the club strikes the ground and leaves a scraped depression in the soil below. I’ve had some interesting questions arise latel ...

Use range to help get your game on course

Can you hit the ball like a pro on the practice range, yet be unable to hit the broad side of a big red barn on the course? Well, don’t feel like the Lone Ranger. This happens t ...

The Ridge bids farewell to longtime superintendent Fackler

Sometimes the title “golf superintendent” can be a thankless one. Most golfers expect their course to always be in great shape but don’t take into consideration the sometime ...

Ace worth $10,000 in fundraiser

Do you feel lucky? Then ante up an extra $5 for your round of golf at The Ridge in Auburn and take a chance at winning the free lease of a sports car for two years or $10,000 in c ...
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