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FTSG Local Golf News for August 20 - USSWO Info
It's US Women's Senior Open Week! 
How to Watch 

SpectatorsIn Person - Buy Tickets Here (Tickets Cost $30 Per Day or $25 if you purchase in a two Pack (Juniors are Free, 18 and Under with a Ticketed Adult)

Active and retired Military Members can request a complimentary Gallery ticket +1 guest via online ticket offer verified through GovX.  

ON TV - Live On Peacock - Saturday from 3pm to 6pm - Sunday from 2:30pm to 5:30pm with replays on the Golf Channel on Saturday from 10:30pm to 12:30am and on Sunday from 7 to 9pm. 

For a List of All Fan Details

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Make your Selections for the USSWO Contest 
US_Senior_Womens_Open_Contest_6X4In 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.  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 this Wednesday, August 24th at 11pm 
Going? Here's WHERE TO PARK
University of Dayton - U Lot - 111 River Park Dr. Dayton, OH 45409 (Behind Marriott)
Available - Thursday 8/25 through Sunday 8/28 (Continuous Shuttles will Run) Allow 20 minutes for Shuttle to Reach NCR.  For Practice Rounds You May Park at NCR CC (Monday-Wednesday)
Deadline Approaching

2022-09-08-09-Sr-Mid_6x4_copyThe Senior Metropolitan and Mid-Amateur Championship for the Miami Valley is coming up on September 8 & 9 at Piqua Country Club.  This Donald Ross designed beauty will provide a wonderful experience for all those entered.  Tee Times will start at 8am on both Thursday and Friday.  Don’t miss your chance to play!  The deadline is Friday September 2nd.

For More or to Register

Inside the Field of the USSWO

Inside_the_FieldWant 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. 

Want to take a deeper look? 



You may carry mobile devices smaller than 7" in length and/ or height, including cellphones and smartphones.

All device volume controls must be set to “silent” or “vibrate” at all times.

Video and audio recording are not permitted at any time with any device.

Texting and email are permissible throughout all areas of the golf course, but should not disrupt players. 

Walnut_Grove_10Don’t miss your chance to gather three of your friends for a fun day of golf at Walnut Grove Country Club for the final DDWGA event of the 2022 season when the Annual Fall Classic is held on Monday, August 29th.

The format of play is 18 Holes, of 1 Net and 1 Gross Better Ball Play and play will begin with a 1pm shotgun start.

Teams consisting of four ladies representing the same club will be competing for an extra prize: a traveling trophy to be displayed at their club for the next year.

For More Details or to register

How did our Our Locals Do at the US Amateur?

Circle_LogoUnfortunately, our area golfers did not make it out of the Stroke Play field into the 64-person match play.  Jordan Gilkison was the closest to making the +5 playoff for the final positions in Match Play finishing at +7 for the 36 Hole Qualifying Portion of the Championship.  At +9 was Domenic Maricocchi and Austin Greaser.  Justin Horn, our second-place finisher in this year’s Metropolitan and Colin Laszlo who resides in Springfield and is a past MVGA Intern finished at +18.

The final 36 Hole Match of the 122nd US Amateur will take place this Sunday and be televised on the Golf Channel at 2pm 

To Visit the US Amateur Website

Don't Miss Out! 

2022-09-15-MVTI-Troy6x4_copyThe 28th Playing of the Miami Valley Team Invitational will take place on Thursday, September 15th at Troy Country Club and will get underway with the Better Ball Format at 10am.  Foursomes (Alt Shot) and Singles follow in this eight-person team event. The defending champion is Sycamore Creek CC

For More Information

Course Renovation Seminar

Course_Renovation_SeminarA half-day seminar to provide golf course decision makers the information and tools they need to plan and execute a successful course renovation will be held September 28 at Westwood Country Club in Rocky River, Ohio. Conducted by the Northern Ohio Golf Association, United States Golf Association (USGA) and American Society of Golf Course Architects (ASGCA), the seminar will help facilities get the most out of on-going and upcoming renovation projects.

For More Information or to Register

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