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Golf Tips: A little fun with Independence Day on the course

If you?re a golfer, I hope you get a bang out of this week?s cryptogram created with golf terms around the phrase Independence Day, July 4th to acknowledge and celebrate our nation ...

Golf Tips: New rules for senior golfers? If only ...

Seniors rule! In case you missed it, in the newest Rules of Golf booklet, the USGA has included some new special rules that apply specifically to special senior golfers. A senior ...

Golf Tips: Make repairing your divots part of the game

I hope you were able to watch the U.S. Open from the beautiful Olympic Club in San Francisco over the week-end. There were divots flying all over the place ? especially on No. 18, ...

Pietromonaco, 12, sizzles at First Tee tourney

The way Natalie Pietromonaco is swinging the golf club lately, she might soon start drawing comparisons to Placer County?s most famous Natalie. Pietromonaco was one of the youngest ...

Golf proving to be Raskin's sport

A crowd of nearly 200 gathered on the 17th hole at Butte Creek Country Club as a four-man playoff whittled down to two: Del Oro High junior Justin Raskin and Zach Smith of Amador V ...

Del Oro pair headed to state tourney

The Del Oro High golf team held its own against the best in Northern California Monday, but came up three strokes short of a state championship berth. The Golden Eagles placed four ...

Ex-Colfax High golfer is Player of the Year

A change of scenery this golf season hasn?t seemed to hamper the exploits of former Colfax High School links standout Derek Zachman. Zachman, a 2009 CHS graduate who was the Pione ...

Hillmen romp to Division III golf title

The Placer High golf team made history in a resounding manner Monday afternoon at Yolo Fliers Golf Club in Woodland. The Hillmen played on a different level than the rest of the fi ...

Foresthill golfers make history

The Foresthill High golf team had history last week. Two Wildfires golfers made it through to the Sac-Joaquin Section Division VI championships ? a first for the school. Sophomore ...

Golf Tips: Improve your game with pitch ?n chips

The chip and run or ?pitch shot? is one of the most important scoring shots in the bag. Since the swing is rather short, think of it as simply swinging the hands from pocket to poc ...