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12/2/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
12/2/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails, Turf
Winter is a reality that all golfers have to face. Colder weather and shorter days have a big impact on playing conditions and course management no matter where you’re located. In colder parts of the U.S., golfers may only get a few chances to play their local courses...
12/2/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
A mild off season day can be a great chance to play golf, but there is a risk of serious course damage if the surface thaws and soil is frozen below. Learn more about the risk of root shear. For Video Overview...
11/25/2022
Category:DDWGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
Awarded since 1992 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. Deadline to Apply is January 31st Link to Submit Information...
11/25/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Rules of Golf, Short Grass Emails
11/25/2022
Category:Golf Genius Articles, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
11/25/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
Born on April 3, 1935 in Hazard, Kentucky, El Collins grew up playing golf on the nine hole Hazard Country Club where in his early years he caddied for his dad who was a good golfer in his own right. For More...
11/25/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Rules of Golf, Short Grass Emails
11/19/2022
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11/4/2022
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From November 3rd Article by Josh Sens - In southwest Ohio, a recent high school graduate named Patrick Rukundo received a phone call with an unexpected offer. It came from the golf coach at a local college. For Complete Article...
11/4/2022
Category:MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
10/29/2022
Category:MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
10/20/2022
Category:Overall News
10/14/2022
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10/14/2022
Category:Golf Wellness, Overall News
10/8/2022
Category:Overall News
10/7/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
9/23/2022
Category:Overall News, Volunteer Bio
9/20/2022
Category:MVTI, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
9/16/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Sr & Mid Am Championship
9/10/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Sr & Mid Am Championship
9/8/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Sr & Mid Am Championship
9/2/2022
Category:DDWGA News, Overall News, Past News
Congratulations to all those who played and the team from the Country Club of the North for capturing the DDWGA Classic, held Monday, August 30 at Walnut Grove CC. Their five under par score, in this one net and one gross combined team score, was enough to capture the overall championship by two shots. For All Scores and Photos
8/30/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News
8/29/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
In this edition, It’s USSWO Week, Make Your selections in our contest, Learn all the ways to attend, Know where to park, Sr & Mid Am Deadline Approaching, Inside the Field of the USSWO, DDWGA Fall Classic Deadline is Tuesday, How our Locals Did in the US Amateur, 28th MVTI is September 15th and Much More
8/20/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
In celebration of our area hosting the US Senior Women’s Open we encourage you to attend and to make your selections for the US Senior Women’s Open Contest. Winners receive customized golf balls of their own choosing. Deadline is August 24th at 11pm
8/19/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
Want to know more about the 120 competitors in the field for the US Senior Women’s Open? To start with, there are eight, World Golf Hall of Fame members, 10, US Women’s Open Champions, three, US Senior Women’s Open Champions, 37 Amateurs in the field, three golfers from Ohio, Competitors from 10 different countries and the oldest competitor is 83 years young.
8/19/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
In this Edition, Jr Girls Can Meet Annika, Greaser wins Western Amateur, Last Call for Volunteers for US Women's Sr Open Volunteers, DDWGA Fall Classic Deadline Nears, How did our Women's Am Qualifyiers Do and so much more!
8/14/2022
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8/12/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
8/10/2022
Category:DDWGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
In advance of the US Senior Women’s Open, the ANNIKA foundation will be hosting a clinic at NCR Country Club for Young Lady Golfers at NCR Country Club on Tuesday, August 23rd from 11am to 3pm. Lunch, Instruction, and a Clinic from Annika Sorenstam are all on the schedule!
7/29/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
7/29/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
If you are interested in being a part of this Historic Event, now’s the time to get involved! There is still a need for Course Marshal’s in a few locations throughout the Championship Week which is August 22 through 28 at NCR Country Club. Don’t miss your chance to be involved with something special!
7/29/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
7/28/2022
Category:Metro News, Overall News
7/25/2022
Category:Metro News, Overall News, Past News
7/24/2022
Category:Metro News, Overall News
7/23/2022
Category:Metro News, Overall News
7/21/2022
Category:Metro News, Overall News
7/20/2022 5:00:00 PM
Category:Overall News, Volunteer Bio
7/20/2022
Category:Metro News, Overall News
7/18/2022
Category:Metro News, Overall News
7/18/2022
Category:Metro News, Overall News
As we approach the 99th Metropolitan Championship, here are a few fun facts about the upcoming Championship that starts on Thursday at the Country Club of the North.
7/17/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
Morgan Rogers, a Senior to be at Centerville High School came in first place in the Girls Ages 16 to 19 division, this past week in the Ohio Junior Girls Championship. Morgan’s 3 over, 36 Hole total included 4 birdies over the 5,600 yard Marion Country Club. Nice Playing Morgan!
7/15/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News
The 99th Metropolitan Championship to crown the Miami Valley’s Best Amateur Golfer for the year, starts this upcoming Thursday at the CCN. For everyone to be a part of the action, we have created a contest for the Championship, like our other contests, only using our those who have registered through July 14th…Make Your Selection Here
7/15/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News
7/15/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
7/12/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
7/8/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
In this Edition, Last Chance to register for the Diana Schwab Get a Girl Golfing, Register for the Metroplitan Championship, Jordan Gilkison wins the Ohio Open, Both the Women's and Men's US AM Qualifers in the coming days and so much more...
7/2/2022
Category:Golf Wellness, Overall News, Past News
The hip hinge is one of the most fundamental movements for normal activities of daily living but also extremely important for the golf swing. The hip hinge involves a controlled bending at the hips by pushing the butt backwards....
7/1/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
7/1/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News
6/29/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News
6/24/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
In this Edition, Reflections on the DDWGA Twin Best Ball, A week to remember, Austin Greaser Reflections on his week at the US Open, Volunteer of the Month, Both Women’s and Men’s Amateur Qualifier Information and Much More!
6/24/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News
The 122nd US Amateur will be held August 15-21 at Ridgewood Country Club in Paramus, NJ. The local, sectional qualifier, will take place on Monday July 11th at the historic Moraine Country Club. For all the detail on the Qualifier...
6/23/2022
Category:DDWGA News, Overall News, Past News
This past Monday, June 20th saw the playing of the DDWGA Twin Best Ball at Sugar Valley Golf Club. The weather and golf where on the warm side as there were many good scores turned in during this four-lady team event. Congratulations to Nancy Brady for her Hole In One on #15. To View a Recap.
6/22/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
6/20/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
6/18/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
In this Edition, Info for the DDWGA Twin Best Ball, Greaser into the Weekend at US Open, Volunteer of the Month, who from Springfield US Open Final Made the Weekend, US Women’s Am Qualifier Info, US Open Green Speeds versus Daily Play and Much More!
6/18/2022
Category:DDWGA News, Overall News, Past News
Monday Sees Women Golfers from around the Miami Valley Tee it up in the DDWGA Twin Best Ball Event at Sugar Valley Golf Club. This two-person best ball gets underway with a 1pm shotgun, registration will open by 11:30am and dinner and awards will follow play...For More....
6/17/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News
Thursday, July 7th brings some of the country’s best Women Amateurs to Walnut Grove for the Sectional Qualifier for the 112th US Women’s Amateur. There are 55 golfers who are in the qualifying field at WGCC and they will compete for five (5) positions in the Championship Proper...For More...
6/17/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News
Grip strength is one of the best overall tests for total body strength. Numerous studies demonstrate a high correlation with grip strength and swing speed and golfing proficiency. Greater grip strength allows you to handle the forces transferred through the hands and wrists during the golf swing, which means...
6/17/2022
Category:Overall News, Volunteer Bio
6/14/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News
The 122 US Open will be held next week beginning on Thursday and to be part of the action don’t forget to take part in our US Open Contest. The Top 3 finishers will receive Personalized Golf Balls Deadline for registration is 3am on Thursday, June 16.
6/11/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
In this addition, Don’t forget to make your selections for the US Open Contest. The Next Masters Event is at Urbana CC on Monday, Reflections from the US Open Final, Vertical Thrust from Dr. Nick Curry, welcome back to Samantha DeSpain and Much, Much More!
6/11/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News
Monday, sees the second Masters Event of the season when the over 50 set travel to another club celebrating a century of serving our game, Urbana CC. Founded 100 years ago as a nine-hole course by Pete Dye’s Dad, Paul “Pink” Dye. A second nine was added a few decades ago by P.B. Dye, Pete’s son.
6/11/2022
Category:Overall News
Have you ever noticed that many kids have a large jump during their downswing? The reason is because the jump (vertical thrust) is one of the first power sources developed in kids. The vertical jump is also a technique used by some of the most powerful golfers in the world. This has become very apparent in recent...
6/10/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News
78 eight qualifiers representing six countries will compete on Monday, June 6th of the Donald Ross Designed Springfield Country Club for entry into the 122nd US Open to be held at the Country Club in Brookline, MA, June 16-19. In the field are 48 Professionals and 30 Amateurs. To visit Event Website
5/28/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News
5/27/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News
Dayton CC will host 120 players as they compete for 26 Qualifying Positions in the 116th Ohio Amateur which will be held July 25 through 29th at Maketewah Country Club in Cincinnati Ohio. Since 2010 the Miami Valley Area has seen 3 champions from our area. Good Luck to all the Contestants. For More
5/27/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
In this edition of the FTSG, Ohio Amateur Qualifier at Dayton CC on Monday, Another Course Making a Comeback, Last Call for Volunteers for the US Open Final, Diana Schwab Girls Clinic Soon, Austin Greaser and team at NCAA DI Golf Championship, Looking ahead to the Masters Event at Urbana and so much more!
5/27/2022
Category:Golf Wellness, Overall News
5/27/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News
5/26/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
In this weeks Edition, Last Call for US Open Final Volunteers, Tickets now on sale for the US Women’s Senior Open, WSU Finishes T9 in the NCAA Regionals, Austin Greaser Medals in New Haven Regional, Four Receive Scholarships from the DDWGA, Reflections on the DDWGA Shamble, USSRWO Media Day Recording and Much More...
5/21/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News
This recording was taken in the Banquet Center at NCR CC on Wednesday, May 18th - Speakers where Jeff Grant, CEO of NCR CC, Matt Sawicki, Senior Director of Championships with the USGA, Julie Pine, Director of Championship Communication with the USGA and Annika Sorenstam, defending US Senior Women's Open Champion.
5/20/2022
Category:Overall News
Tickets for the 4th U.S. Senior Women’s Open Championship are now available for purchase. Single Tickets are $30, Two Packs are $50 and good any one day. Juniors are Free with Ticketed Adult - Don't miss your chance to walk with the Legions of the Women's Game!
5/20/2022
Category:Overall News
There still are a few afternoon walking scorer positions as well as spotter positions available for the US Open Final on Monday, June 6th. See the next generation of tour stars as they work to achieve their dreams on the Historic Donald Ross Links of Springfield CC. If interested, please contact Heather at hstrickland@mvgolf.org
5/20/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News
What a great way to get our next generation excited about our great game of golf. Can there be a better way to learn the game then walking with the Legends of our lady’s game at the 4th Annual US Women’s Senior Open? Perfect for that young lady golfer or a high school golf team. For more information…
5/20/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News
The Wright State golf team wrapped up the 2022 NCAA Columbus Regional on Wednesday, carding its highest team finish in program history while a pair of Raiders finished tied for 12th individually...For More...
5/18/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News
Thanks to a record setting 2nd Rd, 63 to go along with a 1st Rd, 68 and a 3rd Rd, 69, Austin Greaser was the medalist in the New Haven Sectional played at the Par 70, Yale Golf Course. He also helped lead his Tar Heal Golf team to their fifth straight appearance in the National Finals …For More…
5/18/2022
Category:DDWGA News, Overall News, Past News
Thanks to all those that played in our DDWGA Shamble at Dayton Country Club on Monday, May 16th. Thanks also to all the staff and membership at Dayton for their hospitality and support of the day. For the complete scores and photos...
5/17/2022
Category:DDWGA News, Overall News, Past News
5/16/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
In this Edition, Register for the PGA Championship MVGA Contest to win free Personalized Golf Balls, Jane Geddes Reflects on her 1986 US Women’s Open Win in Advance of Media Day for the 2022 US Sr Women’s Open at NCR CC, DDWGA Shamble is Monday at Dayton CC, Masters Event 1 at Troy CC Review...
5/13/2022 3:00:00 PM
Category:Past News
The 2022 MVGA - PGA Championship Contest is now open and selections can now be made by clicking on the title. The Top 3 finishers will receive Personalized Golf Balls. Deadline to register is 3am on Thursday, May 19th.
5/13/2022 2:00:00 PM
Category:Overall News
5/13/2022
Category:Past News
Dayton Country Club will host the first DDWGA Event of the Season on Monday. 96 ladies making up 24 teams will play in the annual Shamble Event. At the conclusion of the Event, Scholarship Winners will be announced. For all the Tournament Details...
5/13/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News
Thanks to all those that played in our first Masters Event of the season at Troy Country Club on Monday, May 9th. Thanks also to all the staff and membership at Troy for their hospitality and support of the day. For the complete scores and photos...
5/11/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News
Patrick joins our staff as a PJ Boatwright Intern this season after spending last year in our Fellowship Program assisting with our events and spending time working at a few of our Member Clubs developing an understanding of golf operations to help develop a better understanding of our overall industry.
5/11/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News
In advance of the US Women's Senior Open Media Day, Jane Geddes, the 1986 US Women's Open Champion when it was contested at NCR CC, reflects on her victory, returning to Dayton for the US Senior Women's Open and other thoughts....For the story...
5/10/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
In this edition of the FTSG, 1st Masters Event of the season is Monday at Troy CC. Sebastian Hills to reopen as Jasper Hills on May 21st. The MVGA PGA Championship Contest is now taking your selections, Spring Better Ball Recap, Local Colleges, and Players playing in the NCAA Championships, and so much more…
5/7/2022
Category:MV Masters News, Past News
Monday, May 9th sees the first Miami Valley Masters Event of the 2022 Season at Troy CC. The Event gets underway with a 1pm Shotgun Start, with dinner and awards afterwards. Ages range from 50 to 90 years young in this season opening event. For More Event Detail…
5/6/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
Winners of their seventh Horizon League Championship in program history, the Wright State golf team is headed to the NCAA Championship for the sixth time in program history, where the Raiders will take part in the Columbus Regional May 16th - 18th - For More
5/5/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News
Four Division Winners were determined on May 2nd in the kickoff to the MVGA Tournament Season when the Annual Spring Better Ball was held at NCR CC. Two of the divisions, needed extra holes, to determine the winners. In the Gross Division, it took 7 extra holes before Brandon Judy rolled in a 6 foot Birdie Putt in the waning daylight on Hole #10. For all the Results...
5/4/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
5/4/2022
Category:Overall News, Volunteer Bio
5/4/2022
Category:MVGA News, Overall News
196 Players representing 98 teams, will take on both the North and South Courses at NCR CC, in the Annual start to the MVGA Tournament Season. The Spring Better Ball. brings Golfers from across the Miami Valley to compete for Low Net and Low Gross Awards in this Four-Ball Competition. For Details...
4/29/2022
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In this weeks edition, The Spring Better Ball kicks off the Tournament Season, Wright State Wins the Horizon Conference Championship, Jeff Grant wins the SOPGA Bill Strausbaugh Award, Reviewing last weeks Rules Question, College Corner and More....
4/29/2022
Category:Overall News
4/27/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
4/22/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
4/22/2022
Category:Golf Genius Articles, Overall News, Past News
4/22/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
4/20/2022
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4/15/2022
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4/13/2022
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In this Edition, a recap of Austin Greasers time playing in the 86th Masters, MVGA Volunteer in the Spotlight, Dude Perfect Video of Amen Corner, Trunk Rotary Power, What happens after you win the Masters, SOPGA Jr Event Scholarship Opportunity, Mia Hammond wins 14-15 Year Old Girls Division...
4/9/2022
Category:Golf Wellness, Overall News
4/8/2022
Category:Overall News
Despite his best efforts, Austin Greaser appears to have just missed the 36-hole cut at the 86th playing of the Master’s Championship. The Vandalia resident and North Carolina Junior still has a great deal to be proud of and many positive thoughts to build from. The main takeaway is his game can compete at that level. For his Complete Round
4/8/2022
Category:Overall News
Austin Greaser out in the 2nd Group of the Day turns in a 74, which consisted of 3 Birdies and 5 Bogeys. He turned with a -1, 35 after birdieing #8 & #9 going out, before making quick bogeys on #10, #11 and then a three-putt bogey on #16 to complete a 3 over par 39 on the back. He tees off at 11:18am tomorrow morning for his 2nd round.
4/7/2022
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4/6/2022
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4/4/2022
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4/4/2022
Category:Overall News, Volunteer Bio
4/4/2022
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In this edition, A Weekend for Women's Golf, Masters Contest Selections Due on Thursday by 6am, DDWGA Scholarship Deadline is April 15, Kevin Hall into Hall, Frost Delay Reminders, Caddie Program at Moraine, Creating More Power and Much More!
4/2/2022
Category:Golf Wellness, Overall News
4/1/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News
3/31/2022
Category:Golf Genius Articles, Overall News
3/30/2022
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3/30/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News
3/25/2022 6:00:00 AM
Category:Golf Genius Articles, Overall News
3/25/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
In this weeks Edition, The 19th Annual Masters Contest is now open, DDWGA Club Rep Meeting is April 14th at CCN, Caddie Program at Moraine Overview, Take Part in the More Golf Challenge, A solution for your Junior Lesson Registration, How College Golf Teams are ranked, Rules Question of the Week and Much More!
3/25/2022
Category:Overall News
Presented by our Friends at Mercedes Benz of Centerville, The annual Masters Contest is now in it's 19th year. Thanks to Alex Huang for managing this contest. Winners receive customized golf balls of their own choosing. Linked to Google Form Collection Tool. - Deadline is April 7th at 6am
3/24/2022
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3/23/2022
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3/23/2022
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3/21/2022
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In this Edition, Austin Greaser's Visits to Augusta National, Vern Campbell wins the Players Contest, Register for the Play More Golf Challenge, A Solution for your Jr Lesson Registration, Add Season Long Points to your Golfers Season, Sowards and Taylor into Ohio Golf Hall...
3/19/2022 6:00:00 AM
Category:Golf Genius Articles, Overall News
3/17/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News
3/17/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News
Now back for it's fourth year, the 2022 Season Challenge to post more rounds of golf during our active season then in 2021 will began on March 15th and will end at the end of our Active Season, November 30th... For more or to register...
3/17/2022
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3/17/2022
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3/12/2022
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3/11/2022
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In this Edition, After Score Posting Season Starts on March 15th, Join other Golfers and donate through UNICEF to help the children of Ukraine, Reasons behind Core Aeration, Ryan Brehm wins the Puerto Rico Open, Weekly Rules Question, Wilberforce Golf Team to receive proceeds from Juneteenth Event in connection with the Memorial and Much More!
3/11/2022
Category:Golf Wellness, Overall News, Past News
3/11/2022
Category:Golf Genius Articles, Overall News
3/11/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Turf
3/11/2022
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3/11/2022
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3/9/2022
Category:Past News
3/9/2022
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3/9/2022
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3/5/2022
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3/2/2022
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2/26/2022
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2/25/2022
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2/23/2022
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2/18/2022
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2/18/2022
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In this Edition of FTSG, Why it Matters, Clubhouse Fires in the Miami Valley, Harry Murray Passes, Trivia Question, DDWGA Shamble on May 16th, Mistakes in your Fitness Program, Rules Questions and so Much More!
2/18/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Why It Matters
2/12/2022
Category:Golf Genius Articles, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
2/11/2022
Category:DDWGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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!
2/11/2022
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails, Why It Matters
2/10/2022
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2/9/2022
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Our friends from Golf Genius are now able to visit our area and they will be in town on Thursday, February 10th. Everyone from around the state is welcome, and we will provide a free lunch!
2/4/2022
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Will our Winter Storm Impact our Area Course's Turf in the Spring, Pop Up Golf Genius Seminar at Troy on Thursday, Feb 10th, How do you rank against all golfers in the US when comparing your Handicap Index, College Golf Update, and Much More!
2/4/2022
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2/4/2022
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Pete Brown won this weekend's PGA Tour Event 52 years ago leaping 29 players on the weekend., Trivial Questions, WHS Did you know, A Community Treasure, two ladies playing golf as into their 90's, Drive Chip and Putt Registration is Open Now, Local Collegiate Teams get ready to start their Spring Season, Golf Genius Tips and Much More!
1/28/2022 3:00:00 PM
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1/28/2022 1:00:00 PM
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1/28/2022 9:00:00 AM
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Local qualifying begins in May. Entrants will play in girls’ and boys’ divisions in four age categories, with scoring centered around skill development in driving, chipping and putting. Local Qualifying Sites are Tri-City Golf Ranch, Heatherwoode, Southwest Golf Ranch, The Golf Club at Dublin and Blacklick Woods Golf Course - For More...
1/28/2022
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From our Friends at Tour Backspin Pete Brown makes up Seven Strokes in Final Round, Leaping past 29 players in the last two rounds to win the Andy Williams San Diego Open in the same event that is being played this weekend at Torrey Pines
1/28/2022
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1/28/2022
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1/21/2022
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In this Edition of the FTSG, Troy to host the 1st Event of the 2022 Masters Season on May 9th, Mike Gafkjen retiring from Beavercreek, Cloning Events in Golf Genius saves time, NCR to host Event on April 25th, Rules and Handicap Info and Much More!
1/21/2022
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NCR to host first event of the year the Spring Better Ball, WHS question, Natve son to lead the WGA, now is the time to clean up your data, upcoming seminars by Dr. Nick Curry, Nearest Point of Relief explained, Internships Available, Random golf notes by John Fischer and much much more!
1/14/2022
Category:MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
1/14/2022
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In this Edition: find our who posted the most rounds during our active season in 2021, A Christmas Gift not to be forgotten, Season Prep is Critical to Tournament Ops, Internships are available, name the Golfer and Much More!
1/8/2022 6:15:00 AM
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1/7/2022
Category:Overall News
The New Year is upon us ! May you play well and be a difference makers for others ! Thanks to Marian Brainerd, Emily Dolson, Amanda Haslit & Debbie Stricker for the Toast from the Fall Classis in 2021
1/1/2022
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12/29/2021
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12/29/2021
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12/29/2021
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May the joy of the Holiday Season be with you and yours all the year through! Thanks for being a part of our Golf Community !
12/22/2021
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12/17/2021
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12/17/2021
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12/17/2021
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Holly Lane wins the Play More Golf Challenge for 2021, Understanding the Handicap Analysis when running your Golf Event through Golf Genius, The Pelvic Tilt Test is a great test for Overall Mobility, Hard & Soft Caps Explained and Much More!
12/17/2021
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In this edition, Stephen Winwood is the most improved player for 2021, Did we just have our last Hole in One for 2021? Did you know how to import data into Golf Genius, Jasper Hills in the News, Part Time Volunteer Coordinator Position as well as Internship Available for 2022 and Much More!
12/11/2021
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12/10/2021
Category:Overall News
12/9/2021
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12/3/2021
Category:Overall News
12/3/2021
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The USGA announced the creation of the U.S. Adaptive Open Championship. It will showcase the world’s best golfers with disabilities and serve as the USGA’s 15th national championship, joining such iconic events as the U.S. Open, U.S. Women’s Open, U.S. Amateur and U.S. Women’s Amateur.
12/3/2021
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In this Edition, USGA Adds 15th National Championship. Part Time Volunteer Coordinator Available, Internships Available for 2022, Assigning a League Manager eases the Burden, Don't forget to register for a Winter Rules of Golf Education Seminar, Gene Marchi from the Archives and much more!
12/3/2021
Category:Overall News
12/1/2021
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11/26/2021
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In this Edition - Thank You for being a part of the Miami Valley Golf Community, Listen to Mike Whan as he discusses Golf Course Maintenance and the future of the game. Don't forget to sign up for a Winter Rules Workshop, The Visual System, from the Archives and Much More!
11/20/2021
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- Visualization is a powerful tool - Both positively and negatively. Can you visualize the putt dropping in the cup, or missing? Can you visualize your shot shape? Can you visualize your alignment? How accurate is your visualization? For More...
11/19/2021
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11/12/2021 7:00:00 AM
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In this Edition, David Fox is our volunteer of the Year, Rules of Golf Education Registration begins Wednesday, Now is the time for Course Projects, The Visual System, Part 1 - From the Archives - Janet Beardsley, Coach Announcements and Much More!
11/12/2021
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11/12/2021
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11/12/2021
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11/12/2021
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11/6/2021
Category:Overall News
11/6/2021
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
In this Edition, Greaser is Player of the Year, Listen to Fore the Good of the Game, Frost Delays are worth it, The Three R's Treatment and Exercise, Stroke Index Allocation, From the Archives - Bogey Busters and Much More!
11/6/2021
Category:MVGA News, Overall News
11/6/2021
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11/1/2021
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In this Edition, Curt Cranmer, Sr Player of the Year, Rob Karnes, PGA, SOPGA Professional of the Year, Updates on the OHSAA State Golf Championships, Alters Boys Finish 2nd, Random Golf Footnotes from John Fischer and much more!
10/23/2021
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10/22/2021
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In this edition, The Celebration brings our 2021 Golf Season to a Close, The Ohio Intrastate is won by the GCGA, High School and Collegiate Updates for all our Local Schools and Colleges, The seated trunk rotation test, guess the golfer, all the great podcast to follow and so much more!
10/16/2021
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10/8/2021
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In this Edition, Play in the Season Ending Celebration on 10/11, Follow Along as our High School Golfers try and Reach the State Championships, The Scott Harman Memorial in on 10/11, Team Chosen for the Ohio Intrastate and so much more!
10/2/2021
Category:MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
Join us for our annual Season Ending Celebration, on Monday, October 11th at Dayton CC. This event brings together all our associations and provides an opportunity to play in a four (4) person net variable best ball. After play we will celebrate our past year's...
10/1/2021 3:00:00 AM
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10/1/2021
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In this Edition, Sycamore Creek wins MVTI, Ladies from Piqua CC when DDWGA Fall Classic, Johnson and North head to US Mid Amateur, Season Ending Celebration is October 11th, Follow Along High School Golfers on the Road to the State Championship, WSU Wins Two Events this Past Week and Much More...
9/25/2021
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The team from SCCC won the 27th playing of the Miami Valley Team Invitational on September 23rd at CCN. In the process of winning they also set a record for the Fourball Format by firing a team score of 95 (31+32+32) For More...
9/24/2021
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9/24/2021
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9/24/2021
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Follow along as our Area High School Golfers start the Journal to qualify for the State Championship. The week of 9/27 has the Boys and Girls DII & DIII Sectionals and the the Week of 10/4 has the Sectionals for DI and District for DII's and DIII's For More...
9/24/2021
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The annual DDWGA Fall Classic was held at Piqua CC on Monday, September 20 and the host group comprised of Marla Flinn, Sandy FInkes, Trish Bradly and Marty Dale where victorious and will host the Classic Crystal until next years event. For More...
9/23/2021
Category:MVGA News, Overall News, Past News
Lori Schroeder, Matt Dippold, Brandon Judy, Curt Cranmer, Britt Platt and Pete Betzold (l-r) will represent your MVGA in the 2021 Ohio Intrastate Matches at Moraine CC on Wednesday, October 13th. For More...
9/18/2021
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In this Edition, Register for the Season Ending Celebration. Team Chosen for the Ohio Intrastate, Mike McCall Passes, DDWGA Fall Classic is Tuesday, Masters Event is Monday, MVTI is Thursday, College Corner and Much More!
9/17/2021
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9/11/2021 6:00:00 AM
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In this Edition - Wrap Up of the Sr and Mid Am Metro, Volunteers Needed for OHSAA Events, DDWGA and Masters Events Approaching. Annual Miami Valley Team Invitation is 9/23. Ohio Intrastate is October 13th and Much More!
9/11/2021
Category:Past News
Volunteers are needed to assist with the High School Sectionals and District at the end of the Month. We need volunteers in scoring, spotting, officiating and starting. We have 4 events that we manage. 9/27 @ WGC, 9/28 @ Shelby Oaks, 9/29 and 10/6 at Pipestone. For more information or to submit your interested. Thanks for your consideration!
9/3/2021
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9/3/2021
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
In this Edition - Volunteer for High School Championships, Sr and Mid Am Metropolitan starts on Thursday, DDWGA Event Rescheduled to September 21, The Perfect Meal, MVTI is 9/23, MVGA to host Ohio Intrastate on October 13th and much more!
9/3/2021
Category:Past News, Sr & Mid Am Championship
9/2/2021
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
8/27/2021
Category:DDWGA News, Overall News, Short Grass Emails
The word aeration stimulates negative emotions for many golfers. It may come as a surprise, but golf course superintendents also dislike aeration. After all, the last person who wants to disrupt the smoothness of the putting greens they work so hard to maintain is the superintendent.
8/27/2021
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8/27/2021
Category:Golfweek Contributions, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
2K Foundations sponsored a field trip to Clearview, Ohio with Golf. My Future. My Game from the Miami Valley. Kids learned about the creation of golf courses, the agricultural maintenance and care of the course, and heard from notable speakers such as Dr. Renee Powell, Jasmin Cunningham, Mackenzie Mack and Tiana Jones, all PGA of America professionals.
8/27/2021
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Sunset Hills, MO – Ellen Port made history on Wednesday, becoming the first woman to win the Metropolitan Senior Amateur Championship. The two-day championship was played at Sunset Country Club. For More...
8/27/2021
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Gray Wolf Golf Club, formally known as Moss Creek Golf Club has been gently openings over the last few week and is taking a limited number of players through the end of this season. To Visit their Website
8/27/2021
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Thanks to all our Course Volunteers, Last Event of the Season is Monday for the DDWGA, A Field Trip Video and a on Aeration, Gray Wolf Golf Club Opens, Deadline for the Mid Am and Sr. Metro is Friday, History Made in Missouri, Stop Wasting Time when you Exercise and Much More....
8/27/2021
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8/20/2021 6:00:00 AM
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8/20/2021
Category:MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
The 2021 Mid Amateur and Senior Metro is taking place at Troy Country Club on September 9th and 10th. The format of this year's championship is 36-holes of stroke-play. For More
8/20/2021
Category:DDWGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
In this edition, the Perspective and Swagger from Austin Greaser, The Last DDWGA Event of the Season is 8/30, Sr & Mid Am deadline is 9/3, Johnson and North Qualify for Mid Am, Loading your Core from Dr. Nick Curry, MVTI coming up and Much More
8/20/2021
Category:Past News
8/15/2021
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
In this Edition, Austin Greaser in the Semi's at US Amateur, From Walnut Grove Qualifier to Champion, Masters Event at Sugar Valley on Monday, Over the Top by Dr. Nick Curry and So Much More!
8/14/2021
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
The 3rd Event of the Season is this Monday at Sugar Valley Golf Course and gets underway with a 1pm shotgun. As a reminder there is no lunch prior and Dinner is included after play with your entry. For More Info
8/13/2021
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8/13/2021
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8/13/2021
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8/6/2021
Category:Overall News
In This Edition, Recap of the Annual Tri City, How Our US Women's Am Qualifiers are Doing, 2021 Mercedes-Benz Event, Dr. Nick Curry's 'Early Extension', Mid Am/Senior Metro News, Greaser Loses in Semis of Western, and Much More!
8/6/2021
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8/5/2021
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8/4/2021
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8/4/2021
Category:DDWGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
8/4/2021
Category:Overall News
In this Edition, The Annual Tri City is Tuesday, Haney Wins the Metropolitan, NCR to Host the US Senior Women's Open, Follow our Qualifiers in the US Women's Am, Max Watson wins the 115th Ohio Amateur, Metro & Open Contest Winners and Austin Greaser in the Western Am Semi Finals and Much More!
7/30/2021
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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
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
7/27/2021
Category:Golfweek Contributions, Metro News, Overall News
7/26/2021
Category:Metro News
7/25/2021
Category:Overall News
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
Category:Metro News, Past News
7/24/2021
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Metro News, Past News
7/23/2021 6:00:00 PM
Category:Overall News, Past News
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
Category:Metro News
7/22/2021
Category:Metro News, Past News
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, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
7/21/2021
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
7/21/2021
Category:Metro News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News
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, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News
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
Category:Golfweek Contributions, Overall News
5/6/2021
Category:MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News
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
Category:MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News
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
Category:Overall News, Past News
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
Category:Overall News, Past News
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
Category:Past News
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
Category:Overall News, Past News
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
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
4/10/2021
Category:Golfweek Contributions, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
4/10/2021
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News
3/23/2021
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Golfweek Contributions, Overall News, Past News
3/13/2021
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News
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
Category:Overall News, Past News
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
Category:Overall News, Past News
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
Category:Overall News, Past News
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
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:MVGA Partners
11/17/2020
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News
11/8/2019
Category:Overall News, Past News
11/8/2019
Category:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:MV Masters News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:MV Masters News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:MV Masters News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails, 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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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:Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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, MV Masters News, MVGA News, Overall News, Past News, Short Grass Emails
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
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