Tag Archives: Golf

Golf for a cause
Sports
August 30, 2018

Golf for a cause

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Players ready for a golf tournament at Lake St. Catherine Country Club, which will host the 14th annual Castleton Community Center Golf Outing, Sept. 14.

CASTLETON— The 14th Annual Castleton Community Center Golf Outing at Lake St. Catherine Country Club…

Killington Golf Course hosts High Fives Tourney

Killington Golf Course hosts High Fives Tourney

Friday, Aug. 10, 9 a.m.—KILLINGTON—Killington Golf Course will once again host the High Fives Tournament on Aug. 10. Teams compete in a four-man scramble format for their chance at incredible prizing all in the name of philanthropy! Registration begins at 9 a.m., with a shotgun…

Teen golfers take on AJGA challenge, heat
Featured
July 11, 2018

Teen golfers take on AJGA challenge, heat

By Katy Savage

KILLINGTON—More than 140 golfers, ages 12-19, braved the heat wave for the American Junior Golf Association championship at Green Mountain National Golf Course (GMNGC), July 2-5.

The championship brings the best junior golfers in the world to Killington once a year. Players…

Sports
August 16, 2017

Reynolds wins state title by two strokes

Holly Reynolds of Copley Country Club had an uncharacteristically bad day on the golf course Wednesday, Aug. 9, shooting a 13-over par 84, yet was still able to capture her ninth Vermont women’s amateur title by a slim margin.

Reynolds went into the last day…

Sports
July 20, 2017

Killington to host High Fives Foundation golf tourney

KILLINGTON—The High Fives Non-Profit Foundation has announced its plans to host the 5th annual charity golf tournament in Vermont on Sunday, Aug. 13. The event, sponsored by GoPro, Vermont North Ski Shop and Kingsbury Companies, will take place at the Killington Golf Course. All proceeds…

Letter
July 12, 2017

Scholarship golf tourney was a success

Dear Editor,

The Ted Bridges Scholarship Hospitality Golf Tournament was held in June under sunny skies.

Chris Karr, owner of The Foundry on the Killington Access Road, and his crew once again organized the event. Bobby Peterson was his usual jovial self in bringing it…

How to help kids get into golf
Sports
July 12, 2017

How to help kids get into golf

Golf is a game of skill that can take years, if not decades, to master. Many golfers find their time on the golf course both rewarding and relaxing, even on those days when the fairways seem impossible to find.

Though many players never swing a…

Sports
June 14, 2017

Okemo Valley Golf Club records first hole-in-one of the season

LUDLOW—On May 16, Richard Welch, of Poultney had the honor of making the first hole-in-one of the 2017 golf season at Okemo Valley Golf Club. Welch aced the 17th hole from the white tee, using his 9-iron, for a 157-yard hole-in-one. Jeff Grenier witnessed the…

Sports
June 14, 2017

Ladies golf league off to a strong start in Okemo

On June 7, Okemo Valley Golf Club Ladies’ League played their second week under beautiful blue skies with temperatures in the upper 60s. The six-team field played a “Toss It Out” format. It was a two-team race to the finish with Stryhas Builders prevailing with…