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7/30/2021
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7/28/2021
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7/27/2021
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7/27/2021
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7/27/2021
Category:Golfweek Contributions, Metro News, Overall News
7/26/2021
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7/25/2021
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Moments after she won the final match to capture the 121st Women’s Western Amateur Saturday, the emotions came rushing out of Dayton's Own Marissa Wenzler. For More...
7/24/2021
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7/24/2021
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In this Special Edition, Bryce Haney Leads Metro after 2 Rds., Marissa Wenzler Medals and is now in Finals of Women's Western Am, Update on Jordon Gilkison, Kevin Hall, MVTI Date Released, Tri City on August 3rd and Much More!
7/23/2021 7:00:00 PM
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7/23/2021 6:00:00 PM
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Dayton's Own, Marissa Wenzler, liked Park Ridge Country Club the moment she saw the course. “I immediately texted my coach and told him I felt comfortable out here,” she said. For More...
7/23/2021
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7/22/2021
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7/21/2021
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Kevin Hall, of Cincinnati and Ohio State University, rallies to shoot a bogey-free 8-under-par final round of 63 to win APGA Deere Run event by four strokes. This is Kevin's first win since 2018 APGA Tour Chicago. Click to Read More.
7/21/2021
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
7/21/2021
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7/21/2021
Category:Emails Sent, Metro News, Overall News, Past News
7/20/2021
Category:Metro News
7/19/2021
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Make your selections for the 2021 Metropolitan Contest held annually by the MVGA. Select your favorite local amateurs to compete for a chance to win Personalized Golf Balls. FREE to enter!
7/16/2021
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In this Edition, Make your Selections for the Metro Contest, When to watch The Open Championship, Metropolitan Preview, US Amateur Qualifier Recap, Recent Course Records and so Much More!
7/16/2021
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7/15/2021
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7/15/2021
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7/13/2021
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7/10/2021 5:00:00 AM
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A Reverse Spine Angle is any excessive upper body backward bend or excessive left lateral (for right handed golfers) upper body bend during the backswing. This swing characteristic makes it difficult to start the downswing in the proper sequence,...For More...
7/9/2021
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7/7/2021 8:00:00 AM
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7/3/2021 5:00:00 AM
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In this Edition, Happy 4th of July from the MVGA, Women's and Men's US Amateur Qualifier Information. Deadline for the Metropolitan Approaching, GHIN Mobile App Adding GPS, Ohio Women's Am Recap, Ohio Open Recap and much more!
7/3/2021
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Ali Green of Norwood won the 98th Playing of the Ohio Women's Amateur this past week at Walnut Grove CC. From our Area, Britt Platt was the Runner Up in the Mid Am Championship and Cynthia Pratt, won the 1st Flight of the Mid Am Division... For More
7/2/2021
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A GHIN Mobile App update is expected to be released in Mid July with Course Maps that allow the user to get touch-point GPS distances to anywhere on the course and distance to the center of the green for thousands of courses worldwide.
7/1/2021
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6/25/2021
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In this Edition, Deadline for the Metropolitan Championship Approaching, Masters visited Piqua CC this past Monday, US Women's and Men's Qualifiers Approaching, MVGC Four Ball Championship taking entries and so much more!
6/25/2021
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Catch up on all the Action from the 2nd Masters Event of the year that was held on Monday, June 21st at Piqua CC. Thanks to the Members and Staff at Piqua for their hospitality and to all those who played. For More...
6/21/2021 6:00:00 AM
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In this edition, Kevin Hall is featured in our Inaugural Mentorship Video, Masters Event visits Piqua CC this Monday, GMFMG visit Clearview Golf Club in Canton, OH, Wrap Up for the DDWGA Twin Best Ball, State Senior at Miami Valley Golf Club and Much Much More!
6/19/2021
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On this Father's Day Weekend, we share our Inaugural MVGA Mentorship post, Kevin Hall, Deaf Professional Golfer, Big Ten Champion shares his appreciation for his Dad.
6/18/2021 7:00:00 AM
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Golf My Future My Game along with the 2k Foundation put together an incredible day at Clearview Golf Club. Clearview Golf Club was created by William "Bill" Powell when he faced racial discrimination at golf courses after he returned from World War II. It was then when he decided...
6/18/2021 3:00:00 AM
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A great day was had by all at CCN when the DDWGA hosted their annual Twin Best Ball. Winners where determined in three flights and Closest tot he Hole awards where also given. For More...
6/17/2021
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Interested in coaching high-level amateur golf? Know anyone who is? The University of Dayton is searching for a new coach of their Women's Golf Team. To learn more...
6/17/2021
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In this Edition, Register for the MVGA US Open Contest, LPGA*USGA Jr Girls Programming begins shortly, DDWGA Twin BB Info, Jen Lohmeyer into the Hall of Fame, US Open Final Recap, Goecke wins the NEOA, and so much more!
6/11/2021
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6/10/2021
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I think just about everyone wants to hit the ball farther. We have covered a lot of topics on how to increase power and speed in your golf swing. But we haven’t really gotten into the “why”. Once you understand the why I believe it is much easier to apply those principles into your training.
6/10/2021
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
The DDWGA this summer will be hosting, two, Diana Schwab, Get a Girl Golfing Free Sessions on Monday, June 21 and Monday, June 28 at Community GC and then offer a four week session also at Community the following four weeks. For More...
6/10/2021
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Are you interested in taking your knowledge of the game to a new level? If so, here is a description of the remaining volunteer opportunities for the 2021 season. We greatly appreciate all of the help!
6/9/2021
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Sahith Theegala, our final qualifier, who played in the Memorial and made the cut, left Columbus at 4am to come to SCC, a course he had never seen, was +3 through nine holes and rallied to play his last 27 holes at -6 to get into a three-for-one playoff for the last spot for the Open....
6/9/2021
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Tyler Goecke on Monday, June 7th won the Northeast Ohio Amateur conducted by the Northern Ohio Golf Association. The 54 Hole Event was conducted at Windmill Lakes Golf Club in Ravenna, OH. To view more...
6/9/2021
Category:Past News
The US Open Final Qualifying Field is now set for Springfield Country Club on Monday, June 7th. 78 Competitors will compete to advance to the US Open Championship, June 17-20 at Torrey Pines Golf Course in San Diego CA.
6/3/2021
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In this Edition, US Open Final is set for Monday at Springfield CC, Wilberforce Golf Program Growing, Golf My Future, My Game, starts today, 27 Qualify for the Ohio Amateur, US Open Qualifying Facts, Junior Golf Programming and so much more!
6/3/2021
Category:Golfweek Contributions, Overall News, Past News
6/2/2021
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In this Edition, Ohio Amateur Qualifier is this Tuesday at NCR, Masters Season started at Walnut Grove, Miami Valley Golf Club offers Scratch Events this Summer, US Open Final at Springfield CC Field Announced, Register for Junior Golf Lessons and Events and So Much More!
5/29/2021
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5/26/2021
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After a year off due to COVID and a two week delay because of rain the First Masters Event finally was played at Walnut Grove Country Club on Monday, May 24th. To See All the Scores and Photos....
5/25/2021
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In this Edition, Masters Finally start their season after a two week delay, Last Call for walking Scorers for the US Open Sectional, DDWGA Awards their 2021 Scholarships, It's getting warmer, are you Hydrating?, Summer Youth Programming, Gene Samborsky passes, College Corner and so much more!
5/22/2021
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In a move to add additional playing opportunities at one or our area gems, Miami Valley Golf Club will be hosting a series of Scratch Events this summer all open to the public. For More Details...
5/22/2021
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Western Hills CC's Golf Professional Emeritus, Gene Samborsky, passed away on May 15th after a short illness. Gene was 77 years old and leaves us after supporting our game and developing many talented golfers for over 50 years, among them his son, Peter & Grandson, Hayden. Congrats Gene on a Life Well Played! - To review his obituary...
5/21/2021
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5/21/2021
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Hydration on the Course It's finally starting to get warmer and we are seeing the temperatures jump up pretty quickly. These high temperatures can sneak up on us and it’s important to keep up on hydration- especially when playing a round of golf. In order for our bodies to function...
5/21/2021
Category:DDWGA News, Overall News, Past News
The 1st Event of the DDWGA Season was held on Monday, May 17 at Urbana Country Club. Despite the forecast and gloomy sky's the event was able to be completed after a 1 hour delay at the start. To View All Results and Photos
5/18/2021
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In this Edition, we are still in need of walking scorers for the US Open Final at Springfield CC, First Event of the DDWGA Season is Monday, Youth on Course expands to Miami Shores, A Bio on Ock Willoweit from our area's past, register for Junior Lessons and much more!
5/15/2021
Category:MV Masters News, Overall News
Due to the excessive amount of rain that has fallen and the lack of Cart Paths at Walnut Grove the 1st Masters Event of the Year has been postponed until May 24th - Please email dmiller@mvgolf.org or any groupings adjustments.
5/9/2021
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In this edition, Masters Events Start Monday, Review the results from the Spring Better Ball presented by Midwest Security Services, Yankee Trace to host Golf My Future, My Game, LPGA*USGA Jr Girls Clinics and Much More!
5/8/2021
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5/6/2021
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Thanks to All Those Who Played in the Spring Better Ball, Troy Country Club for Hosting and Midwest Security Services for Presenting. All the results and photos can be viewed here...
5/4/2021
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Great job by Centerville Native Marissa Wenzler and Jensen Castle who made a great run to get to the quarterfinals of the @USGA Amateur Four Ball Tournament this past week. To See How They Did.....
5/1/2021
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In this Edition, The Spring Better Ball starts our 2021 Tournament Season, Community to Offer Junior Programming, Wenzler Advances to USGA Four Ball Quarter Finals, Volunteer for US Open Sectional at Springfield CC and so much more!
5/1/2021
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Our 2021 Tournament Season kicks off this Monday at Troy Country Club with the playing of our Annual Spring Better Ball presented by our friends at Midwest Security Services...For More
4/30/2021
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Many golfers have limited range of motion with their golf swing. Limitations during the back swing can be particularly problematic. There can be numerous factors for these limitations...
4/30/2021
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Open to Juniors Age 8 to 15, Community's Junior Golf Lessons is a be a great way to introduce the Junior in your life to the game of golf. For More Information...
4/30/2021
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In this Edition, What is the Soft and Hard Cap in the World Handicap System. Metropolitan Championship Registration Opens, Volunteer for the US Open Sectional, PGA Championship Contest coming soon, Do you know how to Practice? and Much More!
4/24/2021
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Do you know how to Practice? Let’s face it, hitting golf balls on the range just isn’t as fun as playing a round with your buddies. But let’s say you go out to the range every once and awhile to work on your game...
4/23/2021
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We get many questions in the office about Hard and Soft Caps to Handicap Indexes. Linked is a short video to give you a quick overview. If you have questions you can start a conversation by emailing at info@mvgolf.org
4/23/2021
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The Wright State golf team won its second team tournament title of the season on Monday afternoon, finishing at 21-over as a group on the way to a 13-shot win at the Wright State Invitational at Heatherwoode Golf Club.
4/22/2021
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Congratulations to NCR's Director of Golf, Rob Karnes, who was awarded the highest honor given to a PGA Professional as he was awarded the Golf Professional of the Year form the Southern Ohio PGA Section.
4/17/2021
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Volunteer for the US Open Sectional, Masters Contest Won by Bill York, PGA Fantasy Contest opening soon, Teaching and Old Dog a New Trick, Congratulations to Rob Karnes for being named the SOPGA Golf Professional of the Year and Much More!
4/17/2021
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By Dr. Nick Curry Have you ever stood over a golf ball with full confidence only to hit a terrible shot and just wonder how in the world you just did that? Have you ever wondered why you need to keep working on the same swing drills over and over...
4/16/2021
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4/16/2021
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KETTERING, Ohio - The University of Dayton men's golf team claimed top honors at the 2021 Dayton Flyer Intercollegiate, finishing four strokes in front of second-place finisher Bowling Green. Flyer sophomore Kyle Schmidt led the charge to the title with his first-place finish in the individual standings...
4/16/2021
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Your Miami Valley Golf along with TDJ Golf are pleased to announce the Inaugural MVGA PGA Championship Fantasy Golf Contest.  This contest will feature your best scores from the rounds you play during the PGA Championship and those of the players you choose competing in the Championship Proper.   More Details will be released shortly!
4/16/2021
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With the Championship Season close at hand we we have opened the Volunteer enrollment pages and you can get there by following this link. The first one for the season will be the US Open Sectional at Springfield CC on Monday, June 7th - Don't Miss Your Chance !
4/13/2021
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4/12/2021
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4/10/2021
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4/10/2021
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4/10/2021
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In this Edition - We start the Course Rating Season on Monday, Through YOC, Play, Laugh and Repeat, DDWGA Scholarship Deadline is Thursday, Is your Membership Active, Dr. Powell joins Lee Elder at ANGC, Special Scores so far in 2021, Phil Stiver new Superintendent at Moraine and Much More!
4/10/2021
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4/10/2021
Category:Emails Sent, Golfweek Contributions, Overall News, Past News
4/10/2021
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Awarded since 1992 to over 60 Junior Girls the DDWGA has a long legacy of playing it forward for our Junior Girls. Scholarships are typically in the thousand dollar range and require a minimum number of documents to apply. This Years Deadline is April 15th!
4/2/2021
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Golfers ask us all the time, ‘what are the best tools for recovery?’ Everyone wants to know all the new and greatest gadgets and tools to help with recovery. This list can get lengthy and expensive as there is no shortage of different “recovery” tools on the market.
4/2/2021
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The first event of the 2021 Masters Season is now open and accepting online registrations for the Monday, May 10th Event at Walnut Grove. For more information or to register.
4/2/2021
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Dave Miller is joining the MVGA Team as the Assistant Director. Dave comes to the MVGA from Clovernook CC down in Cincinnati where he has spend the last 9 years. Dave is a Native Daytonion and began his career in the Golf Industry in 2000 at Kittyhawk. To Read More...
4/2/2021
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In this edition, Make your selections for the MVGA Masters Contest Presented by Mercedes Benz of Centerville, DDWGA Scholarship Deadline is April 15th, Masters Event 1 registration now open, Dave Miller joins the MVGA Team, Collegiate Corner and More! To Read...
4/2/2021
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Make your selections for our 18th Annual Masters Contested presented by our Friends at Mercedes Benz of Centerville. For More Detail and to Make Selections
4/1/2021
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In this edition - Why do golf courses aerify?, Partnership with GolfWeek Begins, are you active in the GHIN system?, Community to redo their Bunkers, Brad Cullman passes, Bucky's Bunker discusses new season and much more!
3/26/2021
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3/23/2021
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In this Edition, The ridiculous rise of of Youth on Course in 2020, Trivia and Rules, Is your membership Active, Travis Mumma takes over at Troy CC, Increase your Clubhead Speed, Grunder Landscaping becomes a Partner, Madden Next starts moving things forward and much more!
3/20/2021
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In this Edition of the Shortgrass - Don't forget to turn that clock ahead, we need more time for golf, Trivia Questions, Posting Season Starts on Monday, Spring BB Opens. The X-Factor, Madden Next Discussion, Mockabee Joins the MVGA Staff, Drive Chip and Putt Open, Next Golf Genius Training, College Corner and Much More!
3/13/2021
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3/13/2021
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In this Edition of FTSG - Spring BB presented by Midwest Security, Registration Opens, Random Golf Notes from John Fisher, Golf Trivia, Rules Question, Enter the more golf challenge, USGA released the Deacon Tool and so much more
3/3/2021
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In this Edition of the FTSG, USGA to modernize Amateur Status, Weekly Trivia, My Last Round of Golf, First Black USGA Champ Passes, Rules Question, Golfer MPG, Next Golf Genius Education on 3/10, College Corner and much more!
2/26/2021
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Wendy Mockabee joined the Miami Valley Golf Association in February. Prior to joining MVGA, Wendy spent 18 years in the field of education and most recently she was with the First Tee of Greater Miami Valley. To Read More...
2/20/2021
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In this Edition, get an season preview on the Wittenberg Golf Team, Mapping Golf Courses, Past and Present, Enter the More Golf Challenge, Continuing the Conversation, Golf Genius Training, What is going on with Tiger's Back, Who's the Golfer and So Much More!
2/19/2021
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In this edition, UD Flyers Preview, More Golf Challenge for 2021 open, Continuing the Conversation, Golf Genius Training Feb 24, Mobility Webinar for your review, Who are the golfers and much more!
2/12/2021
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In this edition, Bucky interview's WSU Golf Coach, Brian Arlinghaus, Looking at the Turf used for the Super Bowl, Walter Speedy's contribution to our game, Stracka Line starts partnership with MVGA, upcoming Golf Genius Education, Mobility Seminar from Dr. Curry, the MVGA is looking for an Office Administrator and much, much more!
2/5/2021
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In this Edition, Watch a short video on the playing handicap, are you logged in to the GHIN Mobile App?, This weeks Golf Trivia Question, Thanks to Williamson Wealth Management for renewing their partnership and much, much more!
1/29/2021
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Area Golf News for the 4th Weekend of January includes a bit on College Golf, Attending a Rules Workshop, Golf Trivia, GHIN Profile and App Info, Editorial from our Mike Purkey, Next Golf Genius Education, Muscle Activation Techniques, Who's the Golfer and so much more!
1/22/2021
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FTSG for the 3rd Weekend in January - Sponsor a Youth Golfer for $40, This Weeks Trivial Question, Did you set up your GHIN Profile, Update to the Mobile App coming on Tuesday, Watch Muni a Documentary Film, Next Golf Genius Education, Anti Rotational Exercises and much More!
1/15/2021
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In this Edition, Austin Greaser is our 2020 Player of the Year, MVGA/GHIN Profile to be available on Monday, Golf Genius Workshop on Wednesday, Yankee Trace Recognized, Metro Champ wins in FLA, Dr Curry on Pull Strength Exercises, Who's in the Photo and Much More!
1/8/2021
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Tim's play in the MVGA Senior Metropolitan capped off a great Senior Season. Coming in second in the points race was Ed Steiber with Pete Betzold and Bill Sutterlin coming in a tied for third. This is Tim's third Senior Player of the Year Award!
1/8/2021
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Our 2020 Player of the Year, is also our Ohio Amateur Champion and last years Junior Player of the Year. Austin Greaser outdistanced his nearest competitor by 290 points. Austin achieved his 600 points by winning the Ohio Amateur where he set an all time record low score of 18 under par for the championship. For his win he received 500 POY points and he also received 100 points for being invited to play in the US Amateur. (US Am Qualifying was suspended in 2020)
1/8/2021
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What an incredible season the #1 ranked junior in Ohio had. Not only did Jordan win the State Boy's DI State Championship in late October, but he also came in second in the Dye Junior Invitational at Crooked Stick and had two other top 5 finishes in AJGA events. The first was in the Sean Foley Performance Jr. Championship where he came in 4th and then the Under Armour Jordan Spieth Championship where he came in 5th.
1/8/2021
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Jeff Scohy is the MVGA Mid-Amateur Player of the Year for 2020. He won the point race by his strong play in the Ohio Amateur, Ohio Mid Amateur and MVGA Mid Amateur. Jeff outdistanced the second place finisher, Pete Samborsky by 60 points and 2020 MVGA Mid Amateur Champion Matt Dippold by 70 points.
1/8/2021
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In this first FTSG for the New Year, we announce those who played the most rounds in 2020, Don't forget to register for our Education coming up soon. Who patented the Golf Tee. Watch Dr. Curry's Webinar, Don't forget to get your email into the GHIN system and Much More!
12/31/2020
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The Play More Golf Challenge for 2020 winner is Cindy Sitzman, Tim Sorrows is our 2020 Senior Player of the Year. Course Certificate Program brought in $2000 dollars for Youth on Course. Don'f forget about Nick Curry's Seminar this Monday Night and Much Much More!
12/26/2020
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In this edition, Take Advantage of a Last Minute Gift Idea for Golfers, Attend a Seminar on Golf Wellness given by TPI Certified Dr. Nick Curry, attend a Golf Genius Training Session on January 13th, Area Courses on PGA Tour 2K21 gaming and much more!
12/18/2020
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In this Edition, Jeff Scohy is the MVGA Mid-Amateur Player of the Year. Winter Education Schedule Released, don't forget to watch the US Women's Open, does your GHIN account have your email in it? From Dr. Nick Curry - Hip Hinge Advanced Progressions and a little on Jackie Burke, host of this weeks US Women's Open
12/11/2020
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In this Edition of the From the Short Grass - Make your US Women's Open Selections, Jordan Gilkison our Junior Player of the Year, Is your email in your GHIN Profile? New Tiger Woods Documentary available, Single Leg Balance by Dr Curry and Much More!
12/4/2020
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Last weekend to post scores until March 15th of 2021, Email Addresses will be needed to use GHIN Mobile App and GHIN.com in 2021, In continuing the conversation, Joe Louis and his breaking the last professional sport color barrier when he played in the San Diego open in 1952, Do you know what scores you can and can't post, name that golfer and much more!
11/27/2020
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A reason to give thanks, and the winner in our National Youth on Course Auction is our Youth on Course Program, Kevin Hall's Opening for the Masters Narrated by Jim Nance, Hip Mobility and the Golf Swing by Dr Nick Curry and Random Golf Footnotes and links to all things golf!
11/20/2020
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11/17/2020
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Take part in the Youth on Course Online Auction - Sunday through Thursday this week, need to know the Masters Viewing Schedule?, ANGC continues to play it forward!, One of our own passes, Ohio AM Q at NCR on June 1 and so much more!
11/13/2020
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Make your selections for our Annual Masters Contest, Register for USGA Rules Introductory Course, This Weeks Masters Viewing Schedule, Lee Elder is interviewed on his career and being the first African American golfer to play in the Masters, Congratulations to Mike Hartsock on retiring and so much more!
11/6/2020
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Jordan Gilkison wins the DI Boys Championship, Masters Contest Opens, USGA Rules Intro Course Registrations Begins on 11/10, Continuing the Conversation, Pelvic Tilt Assessment, First Masters Event is May 10th at Walnut Grove and Much More!
10/30/2020
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In this Edition of From the Short Grass, the OHSAA State DI Championships conclude today, Troy CC to host the Spring Better Ball on May 3, 2021, in Bucky's Bunker, Bucky discusses the life and time of Bob Servis, on of the best players to ever come from our area, and much more!
10/23/2020
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5 Things to know about frost and the delay's it causes this time if year. State DII and DIII championships finish up today. Now is a Great time to start a strength program, The Ohio Golf Journal for October is here and so much more.
10/16/2020
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In this addition of the Short Grass - Thank you to our Volunteers who make golf so special in the Valley, High School State Championships Start this week for DII and DIII, What to do when starting a Strength Program, continuing the conversation with Dr. Renee Powell and much more!
10/10/2020
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In this Edition, High School's march to the State Started this past week. What not to do when you start an off season Golf Fitness Program, see how the USGA test the putting surfaces at the US Open, we continue the conversation and much more!
10/2/2020
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In this weeks FTSG, thank your Golf Course Superintendent, Jim Weaver wins the MVGA US Open Contest, The road to the OHSAA Golf Championships start this week. Dr Curry talks about Pull Strength, I nice video from the USGA on Continuing the Conversation and John Fischer has some footnotes on Ralph Guldahl - Enjoy
9/25/2020
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In this weeks edition, the TV Schedule for the US Open, Random Golf Footnotes on the US Open, Still need some Walking Scorers for the High School Qualifiers, Elbow-Wrist release power, continuing the conversation, turf prep for the US Open and much more!
9/18/2020
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In this FTSG Edition, take part in the US Open Contest. Volunteer for High School Sectional and Districts. Mid-Am and Senior Metropolitan Champions Crowned, Continuing the Conversation and Much, Much More!
9/11/2020
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In this Labor Day Edition of FTSG, the MVGA will be administering three OHSAA Championships this fall, in continuing the conversation, Emmanuel Acho sits down with Roger Goodell, The MVGA Mid-Am & Sr Metro Starts on Wednesday and Much More...
9/4/2020
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this edition of FTSG, Deadline Thursday for Sr and Mid Am, Bill Williamson wins the Ohio Mid-Am, Virtual Rules School Offer for just $25, Developing Power in your Swing, Random Golf Footnotes from John Fischer and much more!
8/28/2020
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition of FTSG, The Ohio Mid Am begins Monday at Springfield CC, A reprint from the DDN about Pete Brown, don't forget to register for the Mid-Am/Sr Metropolitan, Virtual Rules School Introductory Offer ends on August 31st and much more!
8/21/2020
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition, Jeff Hey wins the PGA Contest, Register for the Mid-Am/Sr Metro, Continuing the Conversation, Luke Wells shoots 62 this past week, Austin Greaser plays in the US Amateur and much more!
8/14/2020
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition of FTSG, register for the Mid-Am & Sr Metropolitan, We continue the conversation on Race, Random Golf Footnotes on Dot Kirby from John Fischer, Marissa Wenzler plays in the US Amateur, Ben Herman sets a Course Record 61 at Jamaica Run and much more!
8/7/2020
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition, we review the recently completed Amateur Championships, We open up the Selections for the PGA Championship Contest, we continue the racial conversation, We update the Player of the Year Standings and Much More!
7/31/2020
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
Our area Amateur Championships got under way this past Thursday under overcast and soggy conditions due to all the rain earlier in the week at Piqua Country Club. But that did not stop the good play in the first two rounds.
7/24/2020
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition of FTSG, Austin Greaser wins the Ohio Amateur, Take part in the 9th Annual Metro Contest, The Metropolitan Starts Thursday, Sad News in that Larry Herrmann passed this past week and much more!
7/17/2020
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition of FTSG - There will be turf loss, Good Luck to all those in the Ohio Amateur this upcoming week, continuing the conversation on race, Metropolitan Deadline is Friday, Bucky's Bunker talks about Bob Wynn and Much, Much More!
7/10/2020
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this edition - Volunteer Opportunities, Continuing the Conversation, Bryce Haney has a Week to Remember, Register for the Metropolitan, Bob Zimmerman is on Bucky's Bunker and Dr Curry gives Shoulder Mobility Correctives and much more!
7/3/2020
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
I this edition, Register now for the Metropolitan Championship, Be the 1st Domino, Results from the Ohio Am Q at NCR, Bucky's Bunker reflects on the Bogey Busters and much more!
6/25/2020
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition, The Ohio Am Q is Monday at NCR, Implicit Bias and what we don't know, Association Play Day at Piqua CC, June 25th, Cameron Willis shoots 61 and sets Course Record at Moraine CC and Much More!
6/19/2020
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition, Association Play Day at Piqua in Thursday, June 25th, Encouraging Racial Discussions, Event Calendar Update, World Handicap Surprises, Bucky's Bunker Podcast and Much More!
6/12/2020
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
Miami Valley Golf is not a political or religious organization. We work hard to be as objective as possible and lead our sport to the best of our ability. What we are about is bringing community together through our game, with the goal of making our world better.
6/5/2020 6:10:00 AM
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this edition, First Association Play Day for DDWGA, Back to Golf Social Distancing Guidelines, a note on Youth on Course, * A Special Accomplishment, Bucky's Bunker talks with John Marchi about the Marchi Family Legecy and much more!
5/29/2020
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition of FTSG, State releases restart document for Golf, but most things will remain essentially the same. USGA Cancels all Qualifying but Am, Open, Women's Am, Women's Open still to occur, Bucky talks about the MacGregor Company and it's impact on Dayton and Golf and much, much more!
5/21/2020
Category:DDWGA News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
The USGA announced several updates to its 2020 championship schedule today, as the organization continues to reconfigure its season due to uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.
5/19/2020
Category:US Open
Would it surprise you that the US Open did not always have qualifying? In fact it was not until 1924 before they had qualifying in different locations when the number of entries soared to
5/19/2020
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
Like most things COVID-19, everything is a different shade of gray...Bunky's Bunker discusses Frank Worley life with Dean Steele, New Professional at Miami Valley GC, Ohio Golfer Journal for May released and much more...
5/15/2020
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
Golf is still here, but please be patient with everyone, Bucky Albers talks about the City of Dayton Closures, Golf Season Update, is your GHIN Membership Active, Weekend Video to Watch and Much More
5/9/2020
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
Golf Season Update, a Bucky's Bunker Podcast on Bob Servis, Frank Worley Passes, Is your Membership Active? Scott Glynn joins the staff at Sugar Valley and Much Much More!
5/1/2020
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this edition of FTSG - The Spring BB and the 1st Masters Event are cancelled. Last Weekend to register for the 2020 Season Challenge to post more scores. The next Edition of Bucky's Bunker Podcast is Available and so much more!
4/25/2020
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition, is your GHIN Membership Active? What Golf Operations may look like after May 1st. Josh Gilkinson named to Ping, Midwest DI Team, A golf fitness program for Dr. Curry, Podcast from Bucky Albers and much more!
4/18/2020
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition, Missing the Masters, You can watch all the best recaps from past masters at Master.com or YouTube. Still better to stay home!, Updated Status of our Golf Events, 1st Podcast Available, the Giant Killer by John Fischer and much much more! Happy Easter!
4/11/2020
Category:Overall News
Your Association looks forward to getting our golf events started, but unlike our Golf Courses who can be open with significant modifications to their operations. Organized Sports Competitions may be one of the last activities allowed. (Read More)
4/9/2020
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition, Most of our Courses are Back Open for Now. Review the Golfers Pledge, We don't have live golf but does that not mean you can't watch golf on YouTube, Amended Stay at Home Order Does not allow Leagues and much More!
4/4/2020
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition of FTSG - What's Certain in these Uncertain Times, If a Tee Shot hits an Exposed Cup Liner and stays close to the Hole is it a Hole in One? What can you do golf related if you can't get out and play and much more!
3/28/2020
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In response to yesterday’s Stay at Home Order issued by the Ohio Governor’s office and Ohio’s Department of Health, we have been seeking clarification on whether golf courses could remain open for play. Today, we received confirmation that golf courses may remain open for play under Section 5, Part C of the Stay at Home Order, as long as they can comply with Social Distancing Requirements as outlined in Section 15.
3/23/2020
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
The forecast is starting to show signs of better golf weather. At this time only a few of our area golf courses have decided to close (See List) and for the moment our state is allowing our Golf Courses to remain open. This could change and our Ohio Golf Community has been working hard to ensure they remain open.
3/21/2020
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
Local Courses Adapt to keep golfers safe, Indoor Activities canceled for MVGA through April 5th, Score posting season starts tomorrow, Brad Smith is Teacher of the Year for the SOPGA, watch the USGA Annual Meeting, WSU Golf wins the Orlando Invitational and Tyler Goecke wins Medalist Honors and Much Much More!
3/14/2020
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
Due to societal concerns and governmental recommendations over the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Outbreak we have canceled tomorrows seminar on the World Handicap System scheduled for Sugar Valley GC.
3/13/2020
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
This this edition, next Week is the World Handicap System Seminar at Sugar Valley GC, take part in the MVGA Players Contest, bid on Golf at Urbana CC, come listen to Tripp Bowden take about growing up at Augusta and Much Much More...
3/7/2020
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition of the Short Grass - Don't forget to sign up for the WHS Seminar at Sugar Valley, Our Auction Item to support Youth on Course is Urbana CC, Dave Miller is the New Head Professional at CCN and Much More!
2/28/2020
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this week's edition, we are auctioning off 4 at Piqua CC, Don't forget about the WHS Seminar at SVGC, a wonderful piece on Francis Ouimet by John Fischer, Ohio Golf Journal Feb Edition, Grip Strength from Nick Curry, Raiders take second and much, much more!
2/21/2020
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition of the FTSG, World Handicap Seminar is March 14th at SVGC, Our Auction Item for Golf at WGCC, Author of Freddie and Me, Trip Bowden to speak, and opinion from a Golf Jerk and much more...
2/15/2020
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition, the More from Rounds Golf Challenge if back from 2020, Youth on Course Auction Item for this week is Golf at Sycamore Creek CC. What should your nourishment on the course be. Drive Chip and Putt Registration is not open and much, much more...
2/7/2020
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition of the Short Grass, Drive Chip and Putt Registration is Open, Our Auction Item is a Round of 4 at Springfield CC, The First Tee is looking for coaches for 2020, Metro Photos from 1996 found, Reed Black, PGA is the new Head Professional at Dayton CC and much more!
2/1/2020
Category:MVGA Partners
1/25/2020
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this weeks edition, Bidding for Good item is Golf for 4 at Maketewah, how hip hinge is most fundamental, First Tee Looking for Coaches, Ben Hogan Interview from 1951, meet Patti Valero, Williamson Wealth Management becomes a partner and so much more!
1/25/2020
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
Weekly Auctions to support Youth on Course begin. Dr. Nick Curry offers tips to prepare for the 2020 Golf Season. DDWGA Scholarship Applications are Available for Download, more info on the WHS and the DDWGA Classic is on August 31, plus much more!
1/18/2020
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition, a brief statement on the USGA GHIN Technology Update. With Pete Dye's passing a link to his Video on growing up at Urbana CC, Our Last Ace of the Decade (Part 2), Travel over to the Columbus Golf Collectibles Show and Much More!
1/10/2020
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition of the FTSG, the New GHIN app will be available on Monday, Register for the Golf Wellness Workshop on 1/11 at Heatherwoode, Ron Rehling has the last Ace of the Decade in the Miami Valley and Much, Much More.
1/3/2020
Category:MVGA Partners
12/27/2019
Category:MVGA Partners
12/27/2019
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition of the Short Grass...Register for a Free Golf Fitness Workshop on January 11th at Heatherwoode GC. Nominations for the Dayton Golf Hall of Fame are Open, Imperial Headwear becomes a partner, the 2020 Metro will be at Piqua CC and much more...
12/27/2019
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
Take a Look at the New GHIN App, Nominations for the Dayton Golf Hall of Fame, What to do with scores that don't get posted in the WHS, Elevate is our Featured Partner this week, Attend the Columbus Golf Collectibles Show and Much More!
12/20/2019
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition, World Handicap System brings in the new year. Gordon Willins post the most rounds during our active season, how capping excessive increases will work under the WHS, a reflection on President Taft and his passion for golf and much much more.
12/12/2019
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition: Last Revision of the USGA Handicap System is 12/15/19, Kim High wins the 2019 More Golf in 2019 Challenge, Find our how exceptional scores will be calculated in the WHS, Dayton Freight is our Partner in the Spotlight, Reflecting on the 1913 US Open and much, much more!
12/5/2019
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition of the FTSG, It's the last week to register for the World Handicap Seminar at Dayton CC, Consider a donation to our Foundation to support our next Generation of Golfers, Last day to post scores for the More Golf in 2019 Challenge and Much, Much More!
11/29/2019
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
Play it forward for our next generation of golfers, register for the World Golf Seminar at DCC on December 7th. See the Handicap Allowances for forms of play with the WHS. Bob Ross Auto Group is our Partner in the Spotlight and Much Much More!
11/22/2019
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
World Handicap Seminar, Dec 7th @ DCC, Club Meeting on Nov 19th, Net Double Bogey the New ESC under WHS, Partner in the Spotlight - Affinity Travel, Support our Youth on Course Program, Historical Reflection and Much Much More...
11/15/2019
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
Al Schoolcraft and Debbie Frederick Recognized, Seminar for World Handicap System, 12/7, Club Staff Meeting, November 19th, APL from 1924 Historical Reflection. May 18th kicks of the DDWGA Schedule, Why are we still in Active Season and Much, Much More....
11/8/2019
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this edition - Samborsky Player of the Year, More education coming this off season, Knowing your Course Handicap in 2020 for the WHS, Support WSU Golf, Interview from 1951 with Ben Hogan, 1st Masters Event in 2020, Two Local Professionals recognized, and Much More!
11/2/2019
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this edition of from the Short Grass - Dr. Bob Winters is Sunday at NCR, Pete Betzold is the our Sr Player of the Year, Coming in 2020, Handicaps will be revised daily, the Spring BB starts our 2020 Golf Season and much more!
10/24/2019 6:00:00 AM
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition, Greaser, Jr Player of the Year, Don't forget to register for the Dr. Winters Seminar on October 27th, Net Double Bogey is new ESC in the WHS, WSU and Cedarville win this week, Mason Witt wins DII State and much, much more!
10/17/2019
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition; The Celebration Ends our Tournament Season, Thanks to all the Turf Staffs for a Great Season of Turf!, WHS - Course Handicap becomes more Important, John Fischer III honored by the GHS, High School State Championships start this weekend and much More!
10/12/2019
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition - The Celebration Monday ends our Tournament Season, Team MVGA finishes 2nd in the Ohio IntraState at Shawnee CC in Lima. Carl Bidwell passes, Your Handicap Index may change with the World Handicap System, Don't forget to register for the Dr. Bob Winters Seminar and 5 things to know about Autumn Golf!
10/5/2019
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition of FTSG - Join Us for the Celebration at DCC on Oct 7th - Ohio IntraState is Friday, NCR CC Defends their MVTI title, Paul Day shoots 62 and wins the Dayton City Stroke Play, Wrap up from the Masters Event, a Article from John Fischer on the Hale America Championship in 1942 and much much more!
9/28/2019
Category:DDWGA News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
The 18th Playing of the Ohio IntraState will take place on Friday, October 4th at Shawnee Country Club in Lima Ohio. Representing the MVGA will be Lori Schroeder, Grace Nikolia, Ryan Groff, Pete Betzold, Brandon Johnson and Ron Eubel. Began in 1999 and hosted for the first time by the Columbus District Golf Association at the Medallion Club, the Intrastate brings Ohio’s best male and for the first time in 2019 female players together in spirited competition.
9/22/2019
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In the Edition of the FTSG, Join us for the Celebration at Dayton CC on October 7th. Masters Event at NCR Info, CCN Defends DDWGA Fall Classic, MVTI is this Thursday, Golf Heritage Society's Tradeshow is Next Week, Want to Improve your Game attend our Seminar with Dr. Bob Winters, Rob Karnes named the Director of Golf at NCR and Much More...
9/20/2019
Category:Emails Sent, MV Masters News, Overall News, Past News
Information for the Masters Event on NCR CC's, North Course for Monday, September 23th. Range & Lunch Available at 11:30am - Shotgun Start at 1pm, Optional Skins Game Available.
9/19/2019
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this edition, join us for the Celebration, a free Tradeshow from the Golf Heritage Society, MVTI is 9/26, DDWGA Classic Information, Walnut Grove wins the MVGA Interclub, a Seminar to improve your game, another Great Feat in Golf, New Superintendent at Piqua CC and much more!
9/13/2019
Category:DDWGA News, Overall News, Past News
The rescheduled DDWGA Fall Classic was held Monday, September 16th at Miami Valley Golf Club. Teams representing area clubs competed for the annual Challenge Crystal, a separate individual competition was held for Club Pin Winners
9/11/2019
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this edition, Samborsky & Betzold defend their titles in the Mid Am and Senior Metro. Early Fall is the time for Aerification, DDN Golf Column done for the Golf Season, Fall Classic Update, Attend a Mental Game Education Session with Dr Bob Winters and much, much more!
9/7/2019
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition of the Short Grass - Mid Am & Sr Metro starts on Tuesday, DDWGA Fall Classic rescheduled to Sept 16, Improve your Mental Game with Dr Bob Winters, Great Feats in Area Golf, MVTI is Sept 26th - Play in the First Tee of Greater Miami Valley's Fundraising Event and Much More....
8/30/2019
Category:MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
The Miami Valley Mid Amateur and Senior Metropolitan Championship will get underway on Tuesday, September 3rd. This 36 Hole Stroke Play Championship will be contested over the Donald Ross designed Springfield Country Club. First Rd Tee Times range from 8am until 1:10pm. More information....
8/29/2019
Category:Past News
Due to the unfavorable weather conditions the DDWGA Fall Classic has been rescheduled until Monday, September 16th. The Classic will still be contested at Miami Valley Golf Club but will now be a 1:30pm Start - To Adjust Team or to Register...
8/23/2019
Category:Overall News, Past News
In this edition of FTSG, the Championship Match for the MVGA Interclub will be between SCC & WGCC. Novotny Tees off in the Sr Am, Dr Bob Winters Mental Game Session on October 27th, Great Feats in Golf, Ladies Classic this Monday, Results from Wildwood and Much, Much More.
8/23/2019
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this edition...Great Feats from an Area Golfer, Masters Event Tees Off Monday at 1pm at Wildwood, Reickhoff and Dorward Advance to MBC Championship, Ohio Golf Journal for August, US Am Update, Late Summer is the Time for Sr Championship Golf and Much More!
8/17/2019
Category:MV Masters News, Overall News, Past News
Inside this post is the information you may need before you head to Wildwood GC to play in our 3rd Masters Event of the Year on Monday, August 19. Best of Luck to all the contestants...
8/16/2019
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this edition, 2 Holes in One on the Same Hole by the Same Man on Back to Back Holes...Ladies Finish 2nd in Tri-City, Register for the Masters Event at Wildwood, Purchase a Hole Flag from the Metropolitan and Much Much More.
8/10/2019
Category:MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
With all the matches decided and the final regular season results calculated, Wright Patt will play Sycamore Creek and Sugar Valley will play Walnut Grove in the first round of the playoffs.
8/4/2019
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this edition, Burritt and Schoonmaker when the Metropolitan, Masters Event coming up on August 19th, Purchase a Hole Flag from the 100th Anniversary Amateur Championship. Greaser and Novotny lead the way in the player of the year and much, much more!
8/2/2019
Category:MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
Now in it's 8th year the Metropolitan Contest was develop to develop additional community interest in our areas championship. This years winner's collective finish chose the players of Peter Betzold,(18), Paul Day (13), Ryan Flick (38), Bryce Haney (2), Cameron Luczka (7), Nick Paxson (8), Jeff Scohy (3), Scott Thompson (9) and Caleb Westfall (6) for a total finish position of 104 out distancing.....
7/31/2019
Category:MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
Austin Schoonmaker birdied three of the last four holes at Dayton Country Club this past Sunday afternoon to emerge from a four-day battle between two members of the Wright State University golf team with the Miami Valley Metropolitan Golf Championship. The 21-year-old Schoonmaker, who is going into his senior year at WSU this fall, went into the final round with a four-stroke lead but got a strong challenge from Haney.
7/31/2019
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this edition of the Short Grass, all things from the first two rounds of the Metropolitan Championship, US Amateur Qualifier results and much, much more!
7/27/2019
Category:Emails Sent, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition - Metropolitan Week is here - US Amateur Qualifier is Monday at Moraine CC - Take Part in the Metro Contest - Help Celebrate the First Tee - Results from the Masters Event at Urbana and much more!
7/20/2019
Category:MV Masters News, Overall News, Past News
Thanks to those who played in our Masters Event at Urbana Country Club. We hope you had a great time. Results and Photos may be reviewed by following this link. The next event is at WIldwood GC on Monday, August 19th
7/16/2019
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition of the Short Grass, MVM Event at Urbana on Monday, Be Careful where you spray, play in a Hickory Event at Miami Valley. Eight Advance to the US Women's Amateur, Ohio Amateur Champion Crowned and Much More!
7/13/2019
Category:Emails Sent, MV Masters News, Overall News, Past News
The Miami Valley Masters rained out event from back in May will be played this upcoming Monday at Urbana CC. Inside this article are all the pertinent details for the event. Good Luck to all the competitors!
7/10/2019
Category:MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
The 113th Ohio Amateur is this week at Moraine Country Club. 144 of the best amateurs from across the state start play on Tuesday, July 9 in this 72 Hole Stroke Play Championship. There is a cut to 70 and ties after the 3rd Rd and then 40 and ties after the 3rd Round. The Final Group is expected to tee off around 10am on Friday, July 12
7/9/2019
Category:DDWGA News, Overall News, Past News
85 Women Amateurs from across the world will be vying for 8 Qualifying Positions in the 119th US Women's Amateur to be held at Old Waverly Golf Club in Mississippi August 5-11. Tee Times Run from 7:30am to 12:10pm. Thanks to Walnut Grove for hosting the qualifier!
7/9/2019
Category:Overall News, Past News
In this edition, Thanks to all our Volunteers who will be helping out this month. The 113th Ohio Amateur Starts on Tuesday, The Women's US Amateur is Thursday, A special photo from the Senior Open, Bryce Haney shoots 61 and much, much more
7/5/2019
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
Enjoy the 4th of July, Wrap up from the DDWGA Twin Best Ball, July is the Month for Championship Golf in Ohio, Routing Change for the Metropolitan, Championship Volunteer Opportunities and much more.
6/28/2019
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
A great time was had by all in the DDWGA's Twin Best Ball. Thanks to all of you who played and Troy's members and staff for their hospitality. Gift Certificates where award to the top Gross Finishing Team and top two Net Finishing Teams in each flight.
6/25/2019
Category:Overall News, Past News
In this Edition: DDWGA Twin Best Ball is Monday, Register for the Mercedes Benz Dealer Championship, Summer League at Kittyhawk, Interclub Update, Routing Change for Metro, Volunteer for our Championships and Much Much More
6/21/2019
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
The DDWGA will host their annual Twin Best Ball Event on Monday, June 24th at Troy Country Club. There will be 3 flights of play with the low gross and two low net teams winning in each flight. The event is a 9am Shotgun Start!
6/20/2019
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this edition of the Short Grass: Wrap Up from the Masters Event from Monday, Time to start thinking Metropolitan, How our Players are doing in the US Open, Ohio Golf Journal for June, Get a Girl Golfing was a Huge Success and Much Much More!
6/15/2019
Category:Past News
6/13/2019
Category:Emails Sent, MV Masters News
The rain stopped and the sun came out and the wind started blowing but other than that is was a perfect day for the Masters Event at Dayton Country Club. Thanks to all those who played and the staff and members DCC for their hospitality.
6/11/2019
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
The Miami Valley Masters play Monday at Dayton CC, Five Qualify for the US Open at Springfield CC, The Iconic Tree at Meadowbrook is gone, A feature on Pebble Beach from our Friend John Fischer and much more!
6/7/2019
Category:MV Masters News, Overall News, Past News
Dayton Country Club will host the 2nd Scheduled but 1st Event of the 2019 Season. As the 1st Event was rained out and rescheduled for July 15th. Information for Monday's 1pm shotgun is available here!
6/6/2019
Category:Overall News, Past News
Four Under Par tied for the Final Qualifying position in this years US Open Sectional at Springfield Country Club. Advancing in the playoff from Australia was Blake Drewitt. The other four qualifying positions where awarded to those at 6 under par. Brian Stuard, Nick Hardy, Zac Blair and Chip McDaniel. Good Luck to them next week at Pebble Beach GL
6/5/2019
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
For the over 500 players who advanced through local qualifying and the over 400 others who are exempt, the second and final stage for U.S. Open hopefuls is this Monday, June 3rd. There are twelve sectional qualifying sites. The Springfield CC site administered by Miami Valley Golf, three international sites in Japan, Canada and England, and eight others in the U.S.
5/31/2019
Category:Overall News, Past News
Thanks to all who played in the 46th edition of the Ohio Junior World Qualifier and Championship. Good Luck to all the Qualifiers in San Diego in early July.
5/29/2019
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this edition, Tuesday sees the Ohio Junior World and Ohio Am Qualifiers contested. Volunteer Assignments for the US Open Sectional are available as well as the field announced and much, much more!
5/24/2019
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
The 46th Playing of the Ohio Junior World will take place on Tuesday, May 28th at NCR Country Club. Over 90 players will compete for qualifying positions in the Junior World to be held July 8-12 in San Diego, CA
5/23/2019
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
The Qualifier for the 113th Ohio Amateur to be held July 9-12th will be held this Tuesday, May 28th at Dayton CC. Over 100 players will content for 29 Qualifying Positions. Additional Information is linked
5/23/2019
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
The US Open Sectional Qualifier will be held at Springfield Country Club on Monday, June 3rd. The first tee time is 7am in this 36 Hole Qualifier. 73 Competitors composed of 28 Amateurs and 45 Professionals are in the field.
5/23/2019
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
A great time was had by many in the DDWGA's first event of the 2019 Season, the Spring Shamble held at Sugar Valley Golf Club in Bellbrook, OH. Thanks to all those who played and the Sugar Valley members and staff for their hospitality.
5/21/2019
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this edition..The DDWGA Shamble is Monday, read a story from noted golf historian John Fischer on the designer of Bethpage Black, Check the number of rounds you played in 2018 for the Rounds Challenge, Deadlines this week for the Jr World and Ohio Am Q.
5/18/2019
Category:DDWGA News, Past News
The DDWGA host it's first event of the 2019 season when they play the Spring Shamble at Sugar Valley Golf Club in Bellbrook, OH. The event is a 1pm Shotgun and all information can be reviewed by using the link
5/17/2019
Category:MV Masters News, Past News
If you where registered for the event please visit this link to determine your preference for the rescheduled event.
5/13/2019
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
In this edition - Join Youth on Course, the Masters Season Starts, Results from the Spring BB, Be a Volunteer Scorer, Register for Get a Girl Golfing, Ohio Am is at Moraine, College Golf Review and Much More !
5/11/2019
Category:MVGA News, Overall News
The Spring Better Ball presented by our friends at Midwest Security Services was held this past Monday, May 6 under perfect conditions and a drying golf course at Walnut Grove CC.
5/5/2019
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition of the Short Grass, A few Volunteers still needed to volunteer for the US Open Sectional and other Events this season, the SOPGA awards two Miami Valley Professionals with Special Awards, Spring BB Information and Much More!
5/3/2019
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition of from the Short Grass, get registered for Get a Girl Golfing, WSU wins their conference championship, play for the First Tee, Association Adopts Local Rule for Stroke in Distance with a few exceptions and Much, Much More!
4/26/2019
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition - Play golf for the First Tee, Jeff Scohy won the Masters Contest, are you dropping the ball properly, Are you posting your scores, College Golf Review and Much More
4/19/2019
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
With the selections of Dustin Johnson, Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, Jordan Spieth, Lucas Bjerregaard, Viktor Hovland (A) and Zach Johnson, Jeff Scohy won the 16th Annual Masters contest presented by our friends at Mercedes Benz of Centerville.
4/15/2019
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
From the Short Grass for Masters Weekend features a review of ANGC Course Changes by John Fischer, an opportunity to review your Masters Contest Selections, the Ohio Golf Journal for April, our Area College Golf Team Updates and much, much more!
4/13/2019
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
For all of you who don't remember who you selected in the 16th Annual Masters Contest Sponsored by our Friends at Mercedes Benz of Centerville...Here you go
4/11/2019
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
Make your Masters Contest Selections Now, Tee Pazitney's Journey from Softball to Golf, When you should be posting your scores to your Handicap Record, take the 2019 Season Challenge, the College Golf Review and much more...
4/5/2019
Category:DDWGA News, Overall News, Past News
On this particular afternoon, it’s Ft. Myers, where she plays 18 holes before joining her friends in the clubhouse to continue to camaraderie.
4/4/2019
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
Are you posting your scores?...When not too! DDWGA Club Rep Meeting is Wednesday, TM Training is on Tuesday, don't forget to take the season challenge, our college golf update and much more!
3/29/2019
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition of the Short Grass, we present the Spring Better Ball sponsored by MIdwest Security Services, The Jr Optimist will be played at Yankee Trace on June 3, The Jr World will be played on May 28, the DDWGA Club rep meeting will be on April 3rd at CCN, and much more...
3/23/2019
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition of the Short Grass, don't forget to register for the Last Rules of Golf Seminar of the Spring at Piqua CC next Saturday, A letter from my younger self, pace of play training video, Dyes' Island 17th: For a Copy, It's Perfect and much much more...
3/16/2019
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
Drive Chip and Putt Registration Open, Ladies get involved with the LPGA Amateur Golf Association, First Tee 2019 Schedule Available, Don't for get to renew your membership, College Golf Review and Much More...
3/9/2019
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, US Open
Celebrating 100 Years of the Amateur Championship, is your MVGA-GHIN Membership ready for the 2019 Season?, take a challenge to play more golf, college golf review, last week to register for the NCR Rules Seminar and Much More!
3/1/2019
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition of the Short Grass, Registration is open for the 2019 Season, Take the 2019 Season Challenge, College Golf Review, Twitter Poll Results and so much more...
2/22/2019
Category:Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition, register for training for TM powered by Golf Genius, the Ohio Golf Journal for February, take the 2019 challenge, Random Golf Footnotes from noted historian John Fischer, Local College Golf Teams get started and much more
2/15/2019
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition, Guidelines on using the Stroke and Distance Local Rule, register for the 2019 play more golf challenge, George Diefenderfer passes, the 100th Anniversary of our Amateur Championship is at DCC this Summer, Rules Workshops and Much More....
2/8/2019
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition - Take the 2019 More Golf Challenge, Jake Houston is the New Professional a Springfield CC, Who is/was the best Football Player and Golfer of all time?, Share your Golf Story and Much Much More!
1/31/2019
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
Share your Story of a Special Connection Golf has created in your life, Caddie, Player and Alignment changes in 2019, Next Rules Workshop is March 9th at NCR, Twitter Pole for this week and take the 2019 Challenge to play more Golf then in 2018....
1/25/2019
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
NCR's #15 voted the hardest Par 3 in the Miami Valley, Derick DeHart is the New Head Professional at Miami Valley GC, In 2019 you must be virtually certain you caused your ball to move for a penalty to be added, and much more.
1/18/2019
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
Vote on the Hardest Par Three in the Miami Valley, CCN has a new Professional, Summer Employment Opportunities, Putting with the Flagstick in, Upcoming Rules Workshops and much more.
1/11/2019
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition: Walnut Grove's Hole #11 voted the Hardest Par 4 in the Miami Valley. Vote Now for the Hardest Par 3. Become a Difference Maker by being a Coach for the First Tee. Top 5 Rules Changes for this year and Don't forget to register for FREE Rules of Golf Seminars
1/4/2019
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
Thanks for making this a Great 2018, Year End Review Video, The Top Three Rule Changes to remember for your 1st Round in 2019, Vote for the Hardest Par 4 and don't forget to register a Rules Seminar
12/28/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition of our Short Grass, Holiday Greetings, a Special Person's Birthday, 2019 MV Masters Schedule, Additional Rules Seminars Added. YOC a great last minute gift, and the Hardest Par 5 in the Miami Valley is...
12/21/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition, Vote for the Hardest Par 5 in the Miami Valley, the DDWGA Tournament Schedule for 2017, Rule Change, there will no longer be a penalty if a player (or opponent) accidentally causes the player’s ball to move on the putting green, and Much More...
12/14/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition of the Short Grass...What is the Hardest Hole in the Miami Valley? HELP DECIDE!...MVGA Tourament Schedule Released for 2019...Rules of Golf Change, no penalty for ball in motion accidentally hitting player, partner, caddy....Register for a Rules of Golf Seminar and much More!
11/28/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
Course Raters Recognized, 2019 Volunteer Scoring Opportunities Released, Rule Change for 2019 - Putt with the Flagstick In, Volunteer for the First Tee, Give the Gift of a Youth on Course Membership this Christmas and Much More!
11/24/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
Thank You from Miami Valley Golf, Volunteer for the First Tee in 2019, Rules Change for 2019 affecting bunkers, Upcoming Workshops, the Ohio Golf Journal for November and much more...
11/16/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this addition; Southern Ohio PGA Announces it's Award Winners for 2018 and we have three area Professionals recognized, in 2019 we will have only 3 minutes to search for a golf ball, Complimentary Rules Workshops begin next week and Much More...
11/11/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition, Scohy is Player of the Year, Rules of Golf for 2019 - Penalty Areas, Course Rating Teams Conclude their season, local team plays well nationally, apply for internships for 2019 and the Deadline for the DDWGA Scholarhship is November 15th
11/3/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition, Ron Eubel is our Senior Player of the Year, Rule Change when searching for your ball, Free Rules Workshops, High School Golf Concludes, Trustees for 2019, Collegiate Fall Wrap and Much More!
10/27/2018
Category:Past News
10/23/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition, Active Score Posting through November, Rules Feature, no Penalty for Double Hit in 2019, Complementary Workshop for News Rules, High School DI Championships Conclude today and Zach Crawford wins the Firestone Invitational
10/20/2018
Category:Emails Sent
10/17/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition, Results from the Celebration, New Rules of Golf for 2019 information, Dropping the Ball in 2019 will be from knee height, High School and College updates and much more!
10/13/2018
Category:Emails Sent
10/9/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition, Info for the Celebration on Monday, the final Masters Event Wrap Up, Jenell Ross is our Partner Spotlight, College Teams in Action this week, Apply for our 2019 internships and much more.
10/6/2018
Category:Emails Sent, MVGA News, Past News
10/4/2018
Category:MV Masters News
Information for the Final Masters Event of the 2018 Golf Season for Monday, October 1 at Moraine CC. There are both 9am and 2pm shotguns for the days play. Thanks to Moraine for hosting!
9/28/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition, play in the Celebration, Masters event information at Moraine, the cost of a wet summer, players who have played at Springfield CC who have played in the Ryder Cup, Sarah Willis wins Nittany Lions invitational, Wright State and Top Golf and much more.
9/28/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, US Open
In this Edition, Play in the Season Ending Celebration on Monday, October 8th at Dayton CC, Apply for 2019 Internship, Apply for the DDWGA Junior Girls Scholarship Grant and Read the Ohio Golf Journal for September
9/22/2018 4:00:00 AM
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition, Jeff Scohy and Ron Eubel are our Players of the Year, Play in the Season Ending Celebration, NCR Wins MVTI, Apply for 2019 Internships and Much More.
9/14/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
Mid Amateur and Senior Metropolitan Wrap Up, Play in the OGA Two Man Best Ball, DDWGA Scholarship Applications are Available, The 25th MVTI is this Thursday, Play for a Cause, and Register for the Season Ending Celebration
9/8/2018
Category:MVGA News, Past News
Thanks for playing in the Mid-Amateur and Senior Metropolitan. Congratulations to Tom Lahaise for winning the 75 & up age division, Doug Gage for winning ages 65-74, Pete Betzold for winning the Senior Metropolitan and Peter Samborsky for winning the Mid-Amateur Title.
9/6/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
Mid Am and Sr Metro Tee off on Tuesday, DDWGA Scholarship Applications Available, the MVTI is September 13th at Piqua CC, Play for Great Causes, Aeration begins for many courses on Tuesday and much more!
9/1/2018
Category:Emails Sent, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
The Miami Valley Mid Amateur and Senior Metropolitan Championship will get underway on Tuesday, September 4th and conclude on Wednesday, September 5th. This 36 Hole Stroke Play Championship will be contested over the Donald Ross designed Miami Valley Golf Club. Tee Times range from 8 AM until 12:50pm both days. Second and the Final Round Groupings will be determined based on Tuesday's first round score within respective division of play.
8/31/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition, Deadline for the Sr Meto and Mid Am is Tuesday, CCN wins the DDWGA Fall Classic, play for a cause this Fall, OnCore Golf Balls are the real deal and the MVTI is Sept 13 at Piqua CC
8/24/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition, Sycamore Creek Wins the Interclub Matches, Register for the Senior Metro and Mid Am, DDWGA Fall Classic on Monday honors the Community Women's Program, Sipe and Cover don't advance to the US Amateur Match Play Round and the Ohio Golf Journal for August is out!
8/18/2018
Category:DDWGA News
The Final event of the DDWGA Schedule will be held this upcoming Monday at Walnut Grove CC. The event gets underway with a 9am Shotgun and lunch, scoring and awards follow play.
8/17/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition, Ladies Win the Annual Tri City Matches, Sycamore Creek Squares off against NCR, Register for the Senior Metro and Mid Am, DDWGA Fall Classic Deadline is Tuesday, Sipe & Cover set to tee off in the US Am and three of our Lady Am Qualifiers make it to Match Play!
8/11/2018
Category:Tournaments
8/7/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
Sycamore Creek will play NCR in the Interclub Finals, Scohy and Eubel lead in the Player of the Year Race, Next Up for the Ladies at Walnut Grove on August 20, Follow our local qualifiers in the US Ams & Burritt Defends and Paxson wins the Metropolitan
8/4/2018
Category:Emails Sent
7/31/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition, Burritt Leads Women's Mid Am through 2 rounds. Bitzer and Pazitney win age divisions, Paxton and Scohy share lead of Men's Metro at Halfway point. NCR Defeats Sugar Valley to reach finals in MVGA Interclub and Much More....
7/28/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
It's Metropolitan Week!...In this edition you will have an overview of the Metropolitan, Make your selections for the Metropolitan Contest, a recap of the US Amateur Qualifier at Moraine CC and next years site for the Metropolitan is announced.
7/21/2018
Category:Emails Sent
7/15/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition, Moraine to host US Amateur Qualifier, Deadline for the Metro is this Friday, Take the City of Dayton Golf Survey, the Recap of the US Women's Amateur Qualifier at Walnut Grove, How our area players did in the Ohio Amateur, The Ohio Golf Journal for July and a Special Charity Event
7/13/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition, US Women's Amateur Sectional Information, Register Now for the Metropolitan, US Senior Women's Open is next week in Chicago, and how Miami Valley Golf in partnership with Youth on Course is making golf more affordable for our next Generation
7/7/2018
Category:Tournaments
7/5/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
Inaugural MVGA Interclub heads into the playoffs, Register Now for the Metropolitan, Recap and Results of the second Masters Event, The Symetra Tour is at TPC Rivers Bend and Much More
6/30/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition, Ways Golf Gives Back to the Miami Valley Community, Masters Event Monday at Sycamore Creek, How did our US Open Qualifiers do, a recap of the DDWGA Twin Best Ball, Embracing Bunker Imperfections, Locals play well in the Women's State Senior Am and don't forget to Volunteer for the Women's Am Qualifier on July 12th at Walnut Grove.
6/23/2018
Category:Tournaments
6/19/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition, Volunteer for the Women's Amateur, how our US Open Qualifiers are doing, Wrap up of the Get a Girl Golfing, what's next for the Ladies, The Ohio Golf Journal for June, and much more!
6/16/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
Thanks to all the volunteers, US Open Sectional Review, National Hickory Championship is at the Mound today. Miami Valley hosting DDWGA Twin Best Ball and much more!
6/9/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this Special Edition of the Short Grass we review the upcoming US Open Sectional at Springfield CC, your chance to attend the 2019 US Open at Pebble, the 45th playing of the Ohio Junior World and much more!
6/2/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
The Ohio Junior World Qualifyier held at NCR Country Club on Tuesday, May 29, 2018. All results and photos are posted to the Ohio Junior World Website. Good Luck to all the qualifiers as they head to San Diego for the IMG Academy Junior World, July 9-13th. We will be rooting for you!
5/30/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition, the Ohio Junior World is Tuesday, Community's 100th Celebration is this upcoming Saturday, register for the First Tee this Summer, Ohio Golf Journal, Travel Edition, US Open Sectional Groupings released, and much more.
5/26/2018
Category:Tournaments
5/26/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition, we highlight the Ohio Jr World, Community GC's 100 Celebration, DDWGA Spring Shamble wrap up, last chance to volunteer to walk with the groups at the US Open Sectional and much more.
5/19/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Overall News, Past News
An usual warm spring day led to a pop up storm that the delayed the Noon Shotgun Start of the 2018 DDWGA Spring Shambled contested at Piqua Country Club on Monday, May 14th. The delay was a brief one and once the lighting no longer threatened the players where able to proceed to their holes and continue play without further threatening weather.
5/17/2018
Category:Tournaments
5/14/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition of our weekly "From the Short Grass" we provide information for the DDWGA Spring Shamble on Monday, we are looking for volunteers for the US Open Sectional, how to also volunteer for the First Tee, Standings for the MVGA Interclub and Much More...
5/11/2018
Category:DDWGA News, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
A great day welcomed 116 players for the first Miami Valley Masters Event of the 2018 Golf Season. Rich White and Barry Vogelmeier each shot 74 to share overall low gross honors while Jerry Schriml's net 62 took home the overall low net honors.
5/10/2018
Category:Tournaments
5/8/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition, Miami Valley Masters kicks off their season, has your club/course completed thier USGA Handicap Assessment, volunteer for the First Tee and Impact a Child's Life, We are all still learning the new USGA Tournament Software, Spring BB recap & don't forget the DDWGA Shamble has moved to Piqua
5/5/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
After this winter, we all where a little surprised, but grateful to be greeted by a beautiful spring day for the annual playing of the Spring Better Ball held on Monday, April 30, 2018 at Wildwood Golf Club Our winners for our first event of the year ....
5/1/2018
Category:Tournaments
5/1/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
in this edition, Spring Better Ball at Wildwood Monday, DDWGA Shamble moved to Piqua CC, Are you a Member of Miami Valley Golf?, Don't forget to register for Community Golf Courses 100th Celebration..and more
4/27/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition, Spring Better Ball Deadline is Tuesday, Golf Results and the Dayton Daily News, Community GC celebrates 100 years, Ohio Golf Journal for April and Much More...
4/20/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition, Masters Contest results, Fish Fry to Benefit the First Tee of GMV, Junior Optimist, Does the ball really role differently on aerified greens, play in a Miami Valley Masters Event and a feature on how one program is using the Youth on Course Program
4/13/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition...review your Masters Selections, view some Masters Features, Why Golf and Frost don't mix. Summer employment opportunities and a little more about the MacGregor Company...
4/6/2018
Category:DDWGA News, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition, Make your Masters Contest Selections, Scott Effinger and Dave Miller start new positions, Drive, Chip and Putt, Course Aeration, Notes and Schedule Updates
3/30/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition, Registration Opens for the Spring BB, The Masters Contest Opens, Kyler Booher and Matt DeVer starting positions at Miami Shores and Miami Valley, Tickets go on sale for the 100th Celebration at Community GC
3/23/2018
Category:DDWGA News, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
The 15th Annual Masters Contest Presented by our Friends at Mercedes Benz of Centerville was won by Daniel Sok. His selections outdistanced second place finisher Larry Hansgen by $31,569. All told only 10 people choice Patrick Reed, the 2018 Masters Champion
3/23/2018
Category:DDWGA News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
The process to modernize the Rules began in 2012 and was initiated to ensure that the Rules are easier to understand and apply for all golfers and to make the game more attractive and accessible for newcomers.
3/16/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition, Rules Modernization Released, Welcome to Deerfield GC, GOLFTEC opens, MVGC host event, Ohio Golf Junior for March, Staff Updates, History on Golf at WPAFB and much more...
3/16/2018
Category:MVGA Partners
3/15/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this Edition, Handicap Score Posting Goes Live, Paul Block starts at Piqua CC, Twitter for all the area college golf teams and an article on the long closed MacGregor Golf Course from our friends at the DDN
3/9/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition, Register for your new Tournament Player Account, Score Posting Begins on March 15th, UD Men Picked to win the Atlantic 10, Spotlight on Golf History and More
3/2/2018
Category:DDWGA News, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
Beginning this season, Miami Valley Golf will completely utilize a new and improved tournament management system, USGA Tournament Management powered by Golf Genius, for all events.
2/26/2018
Category:Past News
2/23/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition, we give details on the new World Handicap System, we ask that you vote on a name, Update on Caddie Now and the Advocacy Group to Promote Caddying, the upcoming Wright State Golf Season, Scholarship Deadline Approaching and Club Rep Meeting
2/23/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Overall News
The Annual Club Representative Meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 21st at Country Club of the North. This is a great way to start the season and gather all material for DDWGA Activities for the 2018 season.
2/22/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Overall News
Each year the DDWGA donates collegiate scholarships to worthy Junior Girls. These funds are for collegiate assistance. To apply for any of these scholarships, the candidate needs to submit an application.
2/22/2018
Category:DDWGA News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
The way golfers around the Miami Valley and the World will calculate their handicaps is set to be transformed by a new system developed by the USGA and The R&A....
2/21/2018
Category:DDWGA News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
A new advocacy group established just recently by the Western Golf Association and other leading Golf Organizations to Promote Youth Caddying, complements our area's Caddie Now Program
2/21/2018
Category:DDWGA News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
News on the Miami Valley Masters, Naming this newsletter, What are the Yellow Jackets up to, Why Sand is a big part of a healthy green, the February Ohio Golf Journal and much more...
2/13/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition there is information on the Spring Better Ball, Youth on Course, Doug Miller becoming President of the MVGA, a USGA Research and Testing video and don't forget to register for Drive Chip and Putt
2/7/2018
Category:DDWGA News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
US Amateur Qualifier moved back one week, New Golf Professional at CCN, Course Care for the Winter, Snowbirds and posting scores, Technology from the PGA Show, Try Cryotherapy are what you will find in this edition...
2/2/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
Inside you will find information on our new responsive designed website, the First Tee of Greater Miami Valley is now hiring, Drive Chip and Putt Registration is now open, Midwest Security Services Partners in 2018, New Products from the PGA Merchandise Show and Member Benefit with Affinity Travel
1/25/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this release their are articles on Miami Valley Golf's New Partnership with the USGA, A highlight of the New Member Benefit with Affinity Travel, Mercer County Elks GC becoming a GHIN Member Club and Ohio being named the 3rd Best Golf State in Links Magazine
1/20/2018
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
In this edition their are links to the Ohio Golf Journal for January, the announcement of our Active Season expanding to March 15 - November 30, Youth on Course Beginning Year two in our area, Community Golf Courses 100th Celebration, Looper is now called Caddie Now and the 2018 Tournament Schedules
1/20/2018
Category:Overall News, Past News
Features include pieces on Boyne's Triple Threat, Matt Ginella's Spiritual Experience at Bandon Dunes and Evans Scholars continues to help fund college scholarships for caddies.
1/12/2018
Category:Overall News, Past News
The current Handicap manual as well as the Course Rating manual and guides are being extended and will remain valid through 2019. The revisions for the 2018-2019 USGA Handicap System™ manual will be available in a digital format only and are linked here
1/9/2018
Category:Tournaments
1/8/2018
Category:Tournaments
1/8/2018
Category:Tournaments
1/8/2018
Category:Tournaments
1/8/2018
Category:Tournaments
1/8/2018
Category:Tournaments
1/7/2018
Category:Tournaments
1/6/2018
Category:Tournaments
1/6/2018
Category:MVGA Partners
1/5/2018
Category:DDWGA News, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
We wish you all the best in the coming year! To help you prepare your golf calendar for the upcoming season here is a comprehensive list of our area's golf calendar. See you in the Spring!
12/29/2017
Category:DDWGA News, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
The Ohio Golf Journal's Winter Travel Edition has some great features and stories on how to get out of town during the upcoming winter months. Plan a winter trip to help prepare for the our 2018 season.
12/29/2017
Category:Past News
12/27/2017
Category:Past News
12/27/2017
Category:Past News
12/27/2017
Category:MVGA Partners
12/20/2017
Category:Past News
We at Miami Valley Golf wish you all a wonderful and joyous Holiday Season and wish you much luck, long and straight drives, crisply struck irons and many holed putts in the coming 2018 Golf Season.
12/14/2017
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
This months Ohio Golf Journal is all about how technology continues to drive golf. From fitting to indoor simulators to golf carts decked out with all the latest, this months OGJ explores what the future of our game will look like.
12/13/2017
Category:Past News
Miami Valley Golf each year offers P.J. Boatwright golf administration internships. These paid internships can run from three to twelve months depending upon a candidate's availability and funding from the USGA.
11/28/2017
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
Welcome to the November 2017 issue of Ohio Golf Journal. Be sure to click on the links to get the full multi-media impact of the information provided. ENJOY!
11/8/2017
Category:Overall News, Past News
Each year the Southern Ohio PGA Recognizes members who have demonstrated superior skills as merchandisers in the promotion of golf. This year the SOPGA Awarded Rob Karnes from Dayton CC
10/27/2017
Category:DDWGA News, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
It's that time of year again, the 2017 Active Score Posting Season for those rounds played in our area comes to a close on October 31. We hope you had a great season! Scores from warmer climates shall still be posted.
10/27/2017
Category:Past News
Miami Valley Golf has teamed with EBS and the Kirsch CPA Group to introduce a Lunch and Learn Program to assist business owners develop a Business Succession Blueprint.
10/27/2017
Category:MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
Our Senior Player of the Year wins this award for the 4th time and second year in a row. He is a Three Time Senior Metropolitan Champion with wins this year, last year and in 2007.
10/24/2017
Category:MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
Our Player of the Year tied for 5th in the Metropolitan, beat a field of professionals and amateurs with a 68 at the Springfield Classic and continued his good play at Springfield Country Club winning the 111th Ohio Amateur
10/17/2017
Category:MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
Piqua Country Club won the 24th playing of the Miami Valley Team Invitational on Thursday, October 12 at Sugar Valley Country Club. Piqua CC will host the the James C "Skip" Snow Trophy until the 25th playing of the MVTI in 2018.
10/13/2017
Category:Past News
The 24th Playing of the Annual Miami Valley Team Invitational takes place on Thursday, October 12 at Sugar Valley Golf Club in Bellbrook, OH. NCR Country Club is the defending champion
10/11/2017
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
The annual Celebration Event was held on Monday, October 9th and Hosted By Dayton Country Club. The team of Mike Webster, Harry Williamson, Dan Stockstill and Chris Knowles won the Variable Best Ball Event.
10/10/2017
Category:Emails Sent, Past News
The 2017 Celebration Golf Event and Banquet will take place at Dayton Country Club on Monday, October 9th. The event is a 1pm shotgun with lunch before and the awards banquet afterwards. (Updated Information)
10/6/2017
Category:MVGA News, Overall News
The 17th Bi-Annual Ohio Intrastate Matches where held at Shady Hollow Country Club on Friday, September 29th in Massillon, Ohio. Team MVGA Finished 4th, Team Greater Cincinnati wins for their second time.
9/30/2017
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
Our Team Challenge was won by the team of Glenda Taylor, Cheryl Davis, Jeannie Joyce and Linda Williams. Our Gross Pin Winner was Sue Seitz and our Net Pin Winner was Dee Dee Huffer
9/26/2017
Category:MV Masters News, Overall News, Past News
Thanks for playing in the Miami Valley Masters Event yesterday at Walnut Grove Country Club under bright sky's and warm temperatures. The results and photo's are linked within this new article.
9/22/2017
Category:Emails Sent, Past News
In this news article are the details for the DDWGA's Fall Classic to be held at the Country Club of the North on Monday, September 25th. This One Net/One Gross Twin Best Ball ensures a great day of golf.
9/21/2017
Category:Past News
The First Tee of Greater Miami Valley (TFTGMV) is sending Trace Thomas to compete in the 2017 PURE Insurance Championship, an official PGA TOUR Champions event to be held at Pebble Beach the week of September 19-24, 2017.
9/21/2017
Category:Past News
The Masters Event for this Thursday (September 21, 2017) is now at Walnut Grove CC. In this new brief are the starting assignments and other information that you will find helpful if you are playing in the event!
9/18/2017
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
Check out these exciting fall events that are being held for the benefit of the chapter. These are great opportunities for you to show your support for The First Tee. See below for more details...
9/9/2017
Category:Past News
The Celebration golf event will be held on Monday, October 9th at Dayton CC. This four person, variable best ball wraps up the 2017 season. Following play is our Celebration Banquet. All genders are welcome to compete and attend.
9/8/2017
Category:Community Calendar
The 4th Annual Carlos Alberto Memorial Golf Outing - September 15, 2017 at 12:00pm - PipeStone Golf - For United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation
9/7/2017
Category:Past News
The 17th Playing of the now Bi-Annual Ohio Intrastate Matches will be held on Friday September 29th at Shady Hollow Country Club in Massillon, OH and will be hosted by the Northern Ohio Golf Association.
9/4/2017
Category:Past News
The final Miami Valley Masters Event will be held on Thursday, September 21st. Your Trustees and Staff have moved the event to Walnut Grove CC as Sugar Valley will not able to host our season ending dinner indoors.
9/2/2017
Category:Past News
The entry fee is $500 Per Team ($125 per player) with $50 per player being tax deductible and $5 of that deduction going to the DDWGA Jr. Girls Fund. More Details inside this link.
8/31/2017
Category:MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
Den DeVore defended his Senior Metropolitan Championship winning for the 3rd time and Brady Marinangeli claimed his first Mid-Amateur Championship, in the weather delayed Championship at Sycamore Creek CC, August 28 & 29th
8/30/2017
Category:MV Masters News, Overall News, Past News
A good time was had by all on this Eclipse Day. Scores, results, photos and more can be found when clicking on this link. The final event of the Masters Season is Thursday, September 21 at Sugar Valley Golf Club.
8/18/2017
Category:Past News
A great time was had by all in the annual playing of the Mercedes Benz Dealer Championship on Monday, August 14th at Moraine Country Club. All results, photos and more are contained within this link.
8/17/2017
Category:Overall News, Past News
Sophia Schubert Wins 117th US Women's Amateur over Albane Valenzuela 6 & 5 in the 36 Hole Final. Your journey started at Walnut Grove CC as she qualified for the National Championship on July 6, 2017
8/13/2017
Category:DDWGA News, Overall News, Past News
The annual Tri-City Matches where held at Country Club of the North on Tuesday, August 1st. These matches have 15 ladies from Cincinnati, Columbus and Dayton. Dayton with 309.5 points, Columbus was second with 274.5 and Cincinnati was third with 226 points.
8/2/2017
Category:Past News
Despite the more than 4 inches of rain that fell during championship week, the more than 10 ½ hours of rain delays our defending champion, Josh Gilkison prevailed.
7/27/2017
Category:MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
Matt Buse won the 2017 Metropolitan Contest in a tie breaker of Winning Score 274 - 285 as both he and Jim Heimbach picked Jonathan Clyod, Josh Gilkison, Austin Sipe, Brady Marinangeli, Chris Coleman, Jeff Scohy and Peter Samborsky
7/27/2017
Category:MVGA News, Overall News
The 2017 Miami Valley Golf Metropolitan Championship was held Thursday, July 20th through Sunday, July 23th at the par 70, 6600 yard, Heatherwoode Golf Course which is located in Springboro, OH. The event was won by Josh Gilkison, a soon to be freshman at Kent State and a graduate of Springboro High School.
7/23/2017
Category:MVGA News, Overall News
Austin Sipe won the Ohio Amateur at Springfield CC. His four round total of 4 under par (276) gave him a four shot victory. 15 year old, Luke Wells also from our area, finished well with a T4th at 281 - View all scores here!
7/14/2017
Category:Community Calendar
7/12/2017
Category:MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
Sectional Qualifying for the US Men's Amateur was held on Monday, July 10th at Moraine Country Club. 67 golfers played for a three (3) qualifying positions and two alternates. Results are linked
6/23/2017
Category:DDWGA News, Overall News, Past News
Sectional Qualifying for the US Women's Amateur was held on Thursday, July 6th at Walnut Grove Country Club. Under very wet conditions the ninth positions was played off at even par. Results are linked
6/22/2017
Category:DDWGA News, Overall News, Past News
The DDWGA Twin Best Ball was held at Dayton Country Club on Monday, June 19th with blustery winds and a couple showers to further enhance the playing experience. Results, Pictures and More if you click on this hyperlink
6/19/2017
Category:DDWGA News, Overall News, Past News
Thanks to all the Volunteers and Attendees who came out to support Junior Girls Golf. Each year in honor of Diana Schwab the DDWGA along with the First Tee of Greater Miami Valley host a fun day of golf. Learn More
6/17/2017
Category:Overall News
Over the last few weeks we did a few test runs on a new Caddie Program known as "Looper Golf". The concept is a simple one and mirrors that of the car service "UBER". Instead of a car showing up to collect you, a Caddie arrives at the club or course to accompany you on your round of golf! Everything is run through an app on your phone.
6/17/2017
Category:Past News
Don't forget to register for the revamped Mixed Metropolitan Championship to be held on Monday, June 26th at Walnut Grove CC. This 1pm shotgun includes includes a Dinner Banquet after play.
6/13/2017
Category:MV Masters News, Overall News, Past News
The Miami Valley Masters Event #2 event was held at Meadowbrook @ Clayton on Monday, June 12. To review scores, photos and more click on this link.. Thanks to Meadowbrook at Clayton for hosting and to all the staff at Meadowbrook for hosting not only the Event but a Course Rating.
6/12/2017
Category:Overall News, Past News
The US Open Sectional was held at Springfield CC for the 8th time in 9 years on Monday, June 5th. After a 1:04 minute rain delay at 7:11am play completed without further delay. Corey Conners tied the qualifying record score at 128, firing a 61 in the first round.
5/30/2017
Category:Overall News, Past News
The 2017 Ohio Junior World Qualifier was held under almost perfect conditions! 13 Junior Golfers Qualified to advance onto the 2017 IMG Academy Junior World Golf Championships, July 10-14 in California.
5/26/2017
Category:Emails Sent
5/26/2017
Category:Community Calendar
5/25/2017
Category:DDWGA News, Overall News, Past News
The first event of the DDWGA Tournament Season was held on Monday, May 15th at Sugar Valley Golf Club. Everyone had lots of fun and we even had a Hole in One by Julie Wentworth
5/12/2017
Category:MV Masters News, Overall News, Past News
A great day was had by all players in the 1st event of the Miami Valley Masters Season played on Monday, May 8, 2017 at Piqua CC. You can few all the results by following this link!
5/9/2017
Category:Overall News, Past News
The First Tee is an international youth development organization introducing the game of golf and its inherent values to young people. Programming is throughout Warren, Butler and Montgomery Counties
5/7/2017
Category:DDWGA News, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, US Open
Each year, for almost a past decade, the road to the US Open goes through Springfield Country Club. To continue our tradition of hosting one of the 11 World-Wide Sectional Sectional Qualifiers we need a number of volunteers if you are interested follow this link!
5/6/2017
Category:Emails Sent, Past News
On Monday, May 8th, the Miami Valley Masters Event #1 will be held at Piqua CC. The event is a 1pm shotgun with the range opening at noon. No Lunch is available prior but dinner is included afterwards. Details are included in this message!
5/5/2017
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
That’s right, 25 years ago Cathy Jefferson, Diana Schwab, Alice Burton and Floris Fortune created the Dayton District Women’s Golf Association with a vision to build camaraderie among the lady golfers of the Miami Valley AND to mentor young girls in the game we all love.
5/4/2017
Category:MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
The Spring Better Ball presented by our friends at Midwest Security Services was on Monday, May 1st at the Country Club of the North. Congrats to our winners and thanks to Midwest Security Services for being our Partner for the Event
4/28/2017
Category:Overall News, Past News
Despite our Technology Issues, we where still able to determine a winner for our 14th annual Masters Contest presented by our friends at Mercedes Benz of Centerville. We had 556 people submit there information and the winner was Josh Veith
4/14/2017
Category:DDWGA News, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
So...What does that mean?....Fair handicapping depends upon full and accurate information regarding a player's potential scoring ability as reflected by a complete scoring record...
3/30/2017
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
As we approach the start of the season, we are excited that GAME GOLF will join Miami Valley Golf this year! A proud partner of the PGA of America, GAME GOLF has changed the way golfers use data to lower their scores.
3/18/2017 7:00:00 AM
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News
The 2nd Annual First Tee of Greater Miami Valley Fund raising event at TOPGOLF will be held on Thursday, April 6th from 5:30-9:30pm. This is an excellent opportunity to support the First Tee and all their great programming and have fun at the same time!
3/7/2017
Category:DDWGA News, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
As part of a joint initiative to modernize the Rules and make them easier to understand and apply, the USGA and The R&A have unveiled a preview of proposed new Rules of Golf.
3/4/2017
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
Registration is now open, for the 44th Ohio Junior World Qualifier to be held at the Historic NCR Country Club on Tuesday May 30th. NEW this year 18 year old's are eligible!
2/21/2017
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
The Annual & Club Representative Meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 22nd at Country Club of the North. This is a great way to start the season and gather all material for DDWGA Activities for the 2017 season.
2/18/2017 10:15:00 AM
Category:Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
The First Tee of Greater Miami Valley is looking to add a few coaches to their roster of very talented people making a difference. These part time paid positions....
2/16/2017
Category:DDWGA News, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News
Miami Valley Golf, through our Foundation's More from Golf Campaign, would like to invite you to attend a Kick Off Reception for a new program called LOOPER. The reception will be held at Sycamore Creek Country Club, on Wednesday, February 22. Register to attend here.
2/3/2017
Category:DDWGA News, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
The 2017 Season's Tournament Schedule is now available. Tournament Registration will begin by March 1st. We look forward to seeing you all come next Spring.
12/19/2016
Category:DDWGA News, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
November 1st marks the beginning of our inactive season in the Miami Valley. So unless you are heading somewhere south your scores from rounds in the Miami Valley SHALL not be posted to your Handicap Record
10/31/2016
Category:MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
NCR Country Club won the 23rd playing of the Miami Valley Team Invitational on Thursday, September 29th, 2016. They won by just 2 strokes over the Team from Piqua County Club in the Four-Ball, Foursome and Singles Format. Next Year's Event will be held at Sugar Valley GC on Thursday, September 28th
9/30/2016
Category:Past News
NCR Country Club's South Course will host the 23rd Annual Miami Valley Team Invitational on Thursday, September 29th. Visit the MVTI Micro Site by following the links within the title. Sycamore Creek is the Defending Champion
9/25/2016
Category:Emails Sent, MV Masters News, Overall News, Past News
Thanks to all those who played in the 4th and final Miami Valley Masters Event at Browns Run CC on Wednesday, September 21. It was a great day to wrap up the Masters Season for 2016. The first event for 2017 will be Monday, May 8th at Piqua CC
9/22/2016
Category:Past News
The final Miami Valley Masters Event of 2016 will be held at Browns Run Country Club on Wednesday, September 21. The event will begin with a 1pm shotgun with dinner to follow.
9/12/2016
Category:MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
Congratulations to all those making a strong finish in the Sr. Metro and Mid Amateur. Congratulations also to our Champions, Dan DeVore, Mid-Am and Senior Champion, Skip Snow, Champion, Ages 65-74 and Arlen Idle, Champion, Ages 75 and older. - All the details are in this link!
8/31/2016
Category:DDWGA News, Overall News
A great day was had by all at NCR Country Club on Monday, August 22nd for the final DDWGA Event of the year. The Pin Winners where Cathy Jefferson and Gloria Vicen and the Club Challenge Team taking home the Trophy was from CCN.
8/23/2016
Category:Past News
Inside is information for Monday, August 22, 2016's DDWGA Fall Classic. The event will be held at NCR Country Club on the North Course. The Shotgun Start is at 1pm with Registration Starting at 11:30am - NO LUNCH PRIOR but dinner after play!
8/19/2016
Category:MV Masters News, Overall News
The 3rd Event of the Miami Valley Masters Season took place on Monday, August 8th at Dayton Country Club. The temperature was warm but at least we had a break from the humidity.
8/4/2016
Category:MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
Josh Gilkison is our 2016 MVGA Mertropolitan Champion. He defeated Adam Armstong in a 4 hole aggregate playoff. Both players finished regulation play at 282 (-6)
7/14/2016
Category:DDWGA News, Overall News, Past News
Results, Certificates and Photo's from the Twin Best Ball held on Monday, July 11 at Beavercreek Golf Club. The next DDWGA Event is Monday, August 22, 2016 at NCR Country Club.
7/11/2016
Category:DDWGA News, Overall News, Past News
The US Women's Amateur Sectional Qualifier was held on Thursday, July 7th at Walnut Grove Country Club. There are 73 players for 7 qualifying positions in the Championship Proper. This post links to the Microsite
7/6/2016
Category:Overall News, Past News
Six Under Par is what it took to being the 2016 US Amateur Sectional Medalist at the Dayton Ohio Site. Five under was the second qualifying position. The first and second alternates where at 4 and 3 under. See everything here
6/25/2016
Category:DDWGA News, Overall News, Past News
Thanks to all who played and the Staff and Members of Troy Country Club for a great week of golf for the 87th Women's Amateur Championship this past week at Troy Country Club.
6/24/2016
Category:Past News
The 87th Dayton Women's Amateur takes place this week at Troy Country Club. 36 Holes of Stroke Play lead into Match Play. The finals will be Friday Morning.
6/20/2016
Category:MV Masters News, Overall News, Past News
A great day was had at Urbana Country Club on Friday, June 17th as the Miami Valley Masters played their second event of the 2016 season. In this news brief are all the results and information on the next event!
6/19/2016
Category:Emails Sent, Past News
Close to 80 of our area's Men's Golfers, age 50 and up will travel to Urbana CC on Friday (June 17th) to play in the Miami Valley Masters Event #2. The event is a 1pm shotgun start.
6/14/2016
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent, Overall News, Past News
112 Ladies from around the Dayton Area took on the quick greens and wonderfully conditioned Dayton County Club on Monday, June 13. The results, photos and awards are contained within this news brief.
6/14/2016
Category:Past News
The rescheduled DDWGA Spring Shamble is this upcoming Monday, June 13th at Dayton Country Club. The information within is to help the contestants prepare for the event. Thanks to Dayton CC for hosting the season opening event.
6/10/2016
Category:Overall News, Past News
The US Open Sectional Qualifier the final stop on the #RoadToOakmont took place on Monday, June 6th under bright and clear skys but with a steady 20 mph winds. Nick Hardy captured both the Medalist and and Low Amateur Medals....
6/10/2016
Category:Emails Sent, Past News
5/30/2016
Category:Community Calendar
Friday, July 22. 2016 - Yankee Trace Golf Club - Link to Website
5/26/2016
Category:Community Calendar
Monday, July 11, 2016, NCR Country Club, Link to Brochure
5/26/2016
Category:Community Calendar
Saturday, July 23, 2016 - Troy Country Club - Link to Brochure
5/26/2016
Category:Community Calendar
Monday, August 22, 2016 - NCR CC, South Course
5/26/2016
Category:Emails Sent, MV Masters News, Overall News, Past News
Thanks for playing in the 1st Miami Valley Masters Event at Walnut Grove Country Club and all the Members and Staff at WGCC for hosting! Our Next Masters Event will be on Friday, June 13th at Urbana Country Club.
5/25/2016
Category:DDWGA News, Emails Sent
I was hoping to start this letter out by saying how wonderful the Shamble was but Mother Nature had other ideas and so I begin by saying how EXCITED I am for the upcoming Shamble which has been moved to Monday, June 13th at
5/24/2016
Category:Past News
Have a great time, get some exercise, watch some great golf, give back to the game and get a free lunch...Just a few reasons to volunteer as a scorer for both USGA, DDWGA and MVGA Events in 2016!
5/20/2016
Category:Past News
The Deadline for the 43rd playing of the Ohio Junior World Championship Qualifier is Tuesday, May 24th. The Championship will take place on the South Course for Boys 15-17 and all others will play the North Course
5/19/2016
Category:Past News
The 87th Playing of our Women's Amateur Championship will take place June 20th through 24th at Troy Country Club. The flighted event starts with 36 holes of Stroke Play followed by Match Play. Register HERE
5/19/2016
Category:Past News
The Annual Get a Girl Golfing Free Clinic put on by the DDWGA with help from the First Tee of Greater Miami Valley will be held on Friday, June 10th at Rollandia Golf Center. To register click on the title above.
5/18/2016
Category:Past News
The 1st event of the Miami Valley Master Season is Monday, May 23 at Walnut Grove CC. The event gets underway with a 1pm shotgun start. Dinner follows play and their will be no lunch available prior to the shotgun.
5/17/2016
Category:Past News
The DDWGA Spring Shamble has been rescheduled to Monday, June 13th. If you are where registered and need to make team adjustments or withdraw please open this link
5/6/2016
Category:Emails Sent, MVGA News, Overall News
2016 Spring Better Ball Results are included within this News Article, Thanks to everyone for playing and Miami Valley Golf Club for hosting.
5/3/2016
Category:Past News
Miami Valley Golf Club will host the first event of the MVGA Season when 112 players tee it up in the Spring Better Ball on Monday, May 2, 2016. The event gets underway with a 1pm shotgun and the practice facilities open at 11:30am
4/28/2016
Category:Emails Sent
4/23/2016
Category:Emails Sent
4/23/2016
Category:Emails Sent
4/23/2016
Category:Emails Sent
4/23/2016
Category:Emails Sent
4/23/2016
Category:Emails Sent
4/23/2016
Category:Emails Sent
4/23/2016
Category:Emails Sent
4/23/2016
Category:Emails Sent
4/23/2016
Category:Emails Sent
4/23/2016
Category:Emails Sent
4/23/2016
Category:Emails Sent
4/23/2016
Category:Emails Sent
4/23/2016
Category:Past News
Help Celebrate Earth Day by playing a round of Golf, Did you know the use of recycled water has increased by 32.7 percent from 2006 to 2014. Recycled water now counts for 25 percent of all water used on golf courses.
4/22/2016
Category:MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
March and April generally mark the beginning of the active season for players who live in seasonal golf areas of the United States. Here are a few things to know before hitting the course this season:
4/15/2016
Category:DDWGA News, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
Only 14 people picked Danny Willett. Of those 14 only 2 picked them in combination with Jordan Spieth. Those two finished in 1st and 2nd place in our 13th annual Masters Contest presented by our friends at Mercedes Benz of Centerville.
4/11/2016
Category:DDWGA News, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
If you need a little inspiration, just watch this video and it will explain the highlights of the USGA's and as we are a Regional Association of the USGA, Miami Valley Golf's Role in Golf right here in the Valley!
3/30/2016
Category:Past News
It's the 1st day to post scores on 4/1 and it is also an update year. So follow the link to see what changes have occurred to the USGA Handicap System over the off season!
3/30/2016
Category:Past News
The 13th Masters Contest is Now Open. Don't forget to make your selections by the end of the day on Wednesday, April 6th. Best of Luck and Enjoy the Masters!
3/28/2016
Category:DDWGA News, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News
Tournament Registration is now open for our 2016 Events. Just follow the link by clicking the link in the name it will get you to our online registration page. See you on the Links!
3/1/2016
Category:Overall News, Past News
We all know that enjoying a round of golf when playing alone can be a lot of fun and can even help your game. The decision by the USGA to disallow a round while playing...
3/1/2016
Category:DDWGA News, Past News
The Annual & Club Representative Meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 23rd at Country Club of the North. This is a great way to start the season and gather all material for DDWGA Activities for the 2016 season.
2/24/2016
Category:Past News
Join us on Monday, February 29 at Heatherwoode Golf Course where we will review the 2016 Rule Changes and discuss how you can take your 2016 Tournament Schedule to the next level!
2/8/2016
Category:MVGA Partners
1/30/2016
Category:MVGA Partners
1/7/2016
Category:DDWGA News, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News
To help you prepare for your 2016 Golf Season attached to this article is the link to the 2016 Schedule. We look forward to seeing you in the Spring!
12/27/2015
Category:Overall News
Give the gift of Championship Golf. Become involved with the 37th US Senior Open at the Historic Scioto Country Club just a short drive from the Miami Valley in Columbus Ohio. The event will be held August 8-14, 2016
12/14/2015
Category:Overall News, Past News
Miami Valley Golf was the recipient of the 2015 “Best Service – Small Association” award at the recent USGA GHIN Users meeting at the Hyatt Regency in Monterey, Ca.
11/18/2015
Category:Overall News, Past News
The 2015 Course Rating season came to a close with the Course Rating Issuance and Review Committee Meeting at Dayton CC on Friday, November 6th. New ratings will be in effective on April 1, 2016.
11/7/2015
Category:Front Picture Rotation, Overall News
This link is intended to provide you with a overview of what the Anchor Ban Means. THIS IS NOT AN EQUIPMENT RULE — Conforming mid-length and long putters remain permissible provided they are not anchored.
11/4/2015
Category:Front Picture Rotation, Overall News
The Active Golf Season ended on Saturday, October 31st for scores played in the northern part of the US. All scores in the Sunbelt Area's should still be posted....Review Where to Post Here
10/29/2015
Category:Front Picture Rotation, Overall News
The R&A and the United States Golf Association announced the publication of the 2016 edition of the Rules of Golf. The new Rules book is the culmination of the normal four-year review cycle and is a collaborative work by The R&A and the USGA.
10/26/2015
Category:Overall News
The R&A and the United States Golf Association have announced the latest revisions to the Rules of Amateur Status for golfers, which take effect on Jan. 1, 2016.
10/26/2015
Category:Overall News, Past News
A "retired" golf professional with over 60 years of golf and life experience has passed. Charles “Chuck” Licher, 77, was born in Muncie, Indiana but was raised in Lima, 0hio. After graduating from St. Rose High School, he attended Bowling Green State University in 1957 and played golf for the
10/20/2015
Category:Past News
Come Play NCR Country Club (South Course) Monday, October 26, 2015! Call the golf shop staff at 937-643-6904 to make your starting time between 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. Your $100 greens fee includes golf, cart, range balls, and lunch, and $25.00 goes back to support The First Tee of Greater Miami Valley.
10/16/2015
Category:DDWGA News, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
The weather was breezy but the temperature warm, and just as we finished play we started to get some rain, which was a fitting way to end the rain plagued 2015 tournament season. Team Dayton CC defended
10/14/2015
Category:Overall News, Past News
On Sunday, September 27, the Dayton Golf Hall of Fame Inducted Mike Suttman, Mike Castleforte, Larry Hayes, Greg Lawrence and Emma Jandel. Every two years the DGHOF inducts...
10/5/2015
Category:MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
Sycamore Creeks wins the 22nd playing of the Miami Valley Team Invitational held on Thursday, October 1st at Country Club of the North by one shot over NCR CC and Sugar Valley GC. Host CCN was one more back.
10/1/2015
Category:MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
The 16th Playing of the Ohio Intra-State Matches took place on Wednesday, September 30 at Tartan Fields Golf Club located in Dublin, OH and was hosted by...
10/1/2015
Category:DDWGA News, Overall News, Past News
The DDWGA Club Challenge and Pin Winners Event was held on Saturday, September 19th at Miami Valley Golf Club. The weather cleared up and made for a gorgeous Fall Afternoon and the course was in great shape. The results and photo's of the Event are linked here.
9/21/2015
Category:Past News
The DDWGA Club Challenge and Pin Winners Event was held on Saturday, September 19th at Miami Valley Golf Club. The weather cleared up and made for a gorgeous Fall Afternoon and the course was in great shape. The results and photo's of the Event are linked here.
9/21/2015
Category:DDWGA News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
Applications are now being accepted for PJ Boatwright Internships provided by the United States Golf Association though the Miami Valley and Dayton District Women's Golf Associations. These paid positions are for 2016
9/19/2015
Category:Past News
The DDWGA Club Challenge and Pin Winners Event is this upcoming Saturday, September 19th at Miami Valley Golf Club. For more information click here...
9/16/2015
Category:MV Masters News, Overall News, Past News
A perfect weather day greeted the 100 players in the final Miami Valley Masters Event of the 2015 Golf Season. Results, Photos and More are within this article
9/15/2015
Category:Past News
The Fourth Miami Valley Masters Event is this upcoming Monday, September 14th at NCR Country Club South Course. Click here for more......
9/10/2015
Category:MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
Tim Sorrows successfully defended his title in the Sr. Metropolitan Championship. Dan Devore came in second. The Mid Am was won by Mark Monfort. Skip Snow won ages 65-73 and Steve Smith won ages 74 and up.
9/5/2015
Category:Past News
The Senior Metropolitan is this upcoming Thursday and Friday, September 3-4 at Walnut Grove Country Club. For more information and pairings please click here.
8/26/2015
Category:Past News
The 22nd Playing of the Miami Valley Team Invitational will be on Thursday, October 1 at Country Club of the North. This 27 Hole team competition starts with Better Ball Play at 10am. Walnut Grove is the Defending Champion.
8/24/2015
Category:DDWGA News, Overall News, Past News
The DDWGA Twin Best Ball was played August 17th at Browns Run Country Club. Congratulations to Susan Seitz, Cindy Burton, Penny Bitzer, and Becky Owen with a Gross Score of -1, 143. To view more click here.....
8/18/2015
Category:Past News
NCR CC will be hosting our fourth and final event of the season on Monday, September 14th and will now be played on the South Course. Click here for more information.....
8/14/2015
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