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June 2018 News

June 2018 News


We have had an amazing Spring!!  The course is in some of the best condition since we opened.  Of course, just when we get the greens perfect it's time to aerify.  We will be doing our annual full aerification on June 5th and 6th.  With the temperatures where they are and the health of the grass, we expect them to recover pretty quickly.  They will be heavily sanded to start with and as that works its way into the soil the aerification marks will start being exposed.  After about 10 days we should be able to be back to mowing them down to regular height and the marks should be disappearing.  Throughout the hot summer months we will do a few other necessary maintenance projects to the greens but it's all for the greater good.

Our director of golf, Adam Grosch, will be on The Texas Golf Insider Show on Thursday, June 28th at 7:00pm.  The show can be viewed on Facebook Live on The Texas Golf Insider page.  There will also be a link through our Facebook page (if you don't already follow us, click HERE)   If you miss the show that night, you can always view it later on Facebook.


Our weekly skins games on Fridays and Sundays start at  2:00 throughout the summer.  Your green fee and cart is just $35, plus $20 cash for the skins game. Anyone can play, just show up and be ready to make birdies.



Monthly Tournaments

Our monthly 4-person scramble for June will be on Saturday the 9th with a shotgun start at 8:30.  This is our annual Superintendent's Revenge tournament, so expect to have some fun hole placements amongst other changes.  The cost is $60 per player which includes: green fee and cart, range balls, 3 drink tickets, prizes for on-course contests, prizes for the top 3 teams, and food after the round.  To sign up please reply to this email or call the golf shop.  If you don't have 4 players you can still sign up and we will try to fill in your team.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR EITHER TOURNAMENT

Our monthly 2-person scramble for June will be on Sunday the 24th with a shotgun start at 8:30. The cost is $60 per player which includes: green fee and cart, range balls, 3 drink tickets, 2 mulligans, prizes for on-course contests, prizes for the top 3 teams, and food after the round.  To sign up please reply to this email or call the golf shop.  Please provide a handicap for both players when signing up.


LESSONS AND CUSTOM CLUB FITTINGS

If you're looking to fine tune your swing or get a new set of clubs to match your swing please give us a call.  Our PGA professionals, Adam Grosch or Edwin Dickens, offer individual lessons or you can opt for a 4-lesson series and take advantage of the discounted rate.  Lessons can be planned to fit your schedule. For more information CLICK HERE or call the golf shop.


Frequent Player Program

Our May frequent player winner was Isaac Hall who won a custom set of Titleist irons


 
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Stay & Play Packages

We have some luxurious condos just off the 10th tee box that are available for nightly rental.  We have 2-bedroom, 3-bedroom and now 4-bedroom condos available.  Between all the condos, we have over 35 beds to accomodate larger groups, but we also cater to smaller groups or even couples.  The condos tend to book up several months in advance so start making plans for your memorable golf vacation and give us a call.  CLICK HERE for more information and pictures.

PAR LEVEL--$175/night/person includes condo and golf

BIRDIE LEVEL--$200/night/person includes condo, golf, breakfast and lunch

EAGLE LEVEL--$225/night/person includes condo, golf, breakfast, lunch, plus a 6-pack and a cigar per day

 
Superintendent's Corner
The month of May was a roller coaster for our temperatures. We started out with cooler temperatures and then we warmed up extremely quickly. We have averaged 10 degrees above average daily towards the end of this month. We will be deep aerifying greens on June 5th. It will take roughly 10 days for the greens to recover. 


Upcoming Events
Saturday, June 2nd-- SAMGA-- Reverse shotgun start at 9:00
Wednesday, June 6th-- COURSE CLOSED FOR AERIFICATION
Saturday, June 9th-- Monthly 4-person Scramble (Superintendent's Revenge)-- Shotgun start at 8:30
Saturday, June 16th-- Pan-Am-- Reverse Shotgun start at 9:00
Wednesday, June 20th-- STPGA Junior Tour-- Shotgun start at 9:00
Saturday, June 23rd-- Travelers Golf Association-- Shotgun start at 8:00
Satuday, June 23rd-- Bill Bartz group-- Shotgun start at 2:30
Sunday, June 24th-- Monthly 2-Person Scramble--Shotgun start at 8:30
Monday, June 25th-- Hill Country Wine Makers outing-- Shotgun start at 9:00
Saturday, June 30th-- Pan-Am-- Reverse Shotgun start at 9:00
Saturday, July 14th-- Monthly 4-person Scramble-- Shotgun start at 8:30
Saturday, July 21st-- Dawg Fight and Public Service tournaments-- Shotgun start at 8:30
Sunday, July 29th-- Monthly 2-person Scramble-- Shotgun start at 8:30