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March 2017 News

March News

 

We are getting delivery of our new fleet of golf cars tomorrow!  The new carts have lithium ion batteries for extended life and a better ride.  The new carts will also feature a different GPS system that will be roof-mounted, which will cut down on the glare. 

March 16th-April 14th will be the window for the annual Titleist Loyalty Rewarded Program.  During this time you can order the new Pro V-1 or Pro-V1x with free personalization and for every 3 dozen that you order, you receive a fourth dozen for free.  This essentially gets each dozen down to almost $40.

The renovation of the bunkers is progressing well. We have finished the bunkers on holes 4, 5, 6, 12, 15 and the fairway bunker on 18.  We are currently working on the bunkers on holes 7, 10 and 14.  Some of them are much bigger projects than foreseen once we get the old material out, but the end results have been a massive improvement and we will continue to work on all the bunkers.

We are going to organize a Summer League that will start in late April and run through the end of July.  This will be a 9-hole event every Thursday evening.  We will send out further details for the league in the next few weeks.

We are also starting a new Customer Loyalty Program.  We have punch cards in the golf shop andfor every 10 paid rounds of golf you play with us, you will be able to take 40% off an article of clothing.  Just ask for a card next time you play.

Our Director of Golf, Adam Grosch, will be on the Texas Golf Insider show on Thursday, March 9th from 7:00 to 8:00pm.  You can watch the show live online at www.thetexasgolfinsider.com The show is also broadcast on ESPN The Zone in San Antonio on 1250AM on Saturday morning March 11th from 8:00 to 9:00am


Our weekly skins games on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays are currently starting at 12:00 until daylight savings and then they will start at 2:00.  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 March will be on Saturday the 11th with a shotgun start at 9:00.  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 March will be on Sunday the 26th with a shotgun start at 9:00. 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.  Adam Grosch and Andrew Bryant are both qualified to improve your game.  We 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 February frequent player winner was: Jose Gutirrez, who won a pro shop merchandise card worht $400


 
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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--$150/night/person includes condo and golf

BIRDIE LEVEL--$175/night/person includes condo, golf, breakfast and lunch

EAGLE LEVEL--$200/night/person includes condo, golf, breakfast, lunch, plus a 6-pack and a cigar per day

 

 
 
Superintendent's Corner
It seems like spring is coming along early this year. We had several days in the 80s this past month and a couple almost 90. The Bermuda grass is starting to green up and slowly grow. We will be taking the rough heights down to remove the dormant leaf tissue. It is necessary to do this to open the canopy up to allow sunlight to penetrate and allow the plant to photosynthesis more. While we are doing this process it will be leaving an excess of grass clippings behind. We ask for your patience while we get around to blowing and dispersing the excess clippings.  


Upcoming Events
Saturday, March 4th-- Dawg Fight and Team Golf groups-- Reverse shotgun start at 9:00
Saturday, March 11th-- Monthly 4-Person Scramble-- Shotgun start at 9:00
Saturday, March 18th-- Greater San Antonio Amateur Championship-- Tee times starting at 8:30
Sunday, March 19th-- Greater San Antonio Amateur Championship-- Tee times starting at 8:30
Saturday, March 25th-- USAA Eagle and SAMGA groups-- Shotgun start at 9:00
Sunday, March 26th-- Monthly 2-Person Scramble-- Reverse shotgun start at 9:00
Saturday, April 1st-- The first tee time each day moves to 7:30am
Saturday, April 1st-- Justin Titus group--Reverse shotgun at 9:00
Saturday, April 1st-- Glenna Blackstone group-- Tee times 12:00-1:30
Saturday, April 8th-- Bohuslav and SAMGA groups-- Shotgun start at 9:30
Sunday, April 9th-- Bohuslav group--Reverse shotgun start at 9:30
Saturday, April 15th-- Monthly 4-person scramble-- Shotgun start at 9:00
Monday, April 17th-- HCMGA tournament-- Shotgun start at 10:30
Saturday, April 22nd-- Pat Dunn and Team Golf groups-- Reverse shotgun start at 8:00
Sunday, April 23rd-- SCAC Conference Championship practice rounds starting at 10:30
Monday, April 24th-- SCAC Conference Championship-- course closed to public play
Tuesday, April 25th-- SCAC Conference Championship
Sunday, April 30th-- Monthly 2-person scramble-- Shotgun start at 9:00