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Friday, May. 26, 2017

Is technology the way to go?

I remember receiving my first set of golf clubs when I was eight-years old. They were a Christmas gift from Santa, and I was fascinated that he was able to build the ‘perfect’ set of...

NFL dreams alive for 3 SCV alums

The Santa Clarita Valley has made its way into the NFL once again. One SCV product was selected in last week’s NFL Draft, one signed with an NFL team afterward and another is hoping to...

SCV baseball alums grinding in the pros

Here’s a look at how Santa Clarita Valley products have fared in Major League Baseball so far this season: Trevor Bauer (Cleveland Indians, Hart High grad) In four starts, Bauer is 2-2 with a 6.26 ERA....

Learn the Rules and Become a Better Golfer

Nothing is more important to becoming a better golfer than confidence. Confidence in a golfer is displayed by the way they walk, the way they swing and the way they handle themselves around the golf...

Poor Lexi Thompson

Did you happen to see what transpired with Lexi Thompson at the ANA Inspiration golf tournament a few weeks ago? The ANA Inspiration is the first major championship of the season for the LPGA Tour,...

Golf Course Strategy

As I was watching the Masters, I was struck by a comment made by one of the players after concluding their first round. As you might recall, the players were faced with very windy conditions...

My Trip to the Masters

I recently had the great fortune of experiencing the 2017 Masters for a couple of days. After having been in 2008, I was anxious to revisit golf’s great cathedral. Once again, Augusta National did not...

Focus on Solid Contact

Do you make solid contact with the golf ball? At times, all of you can claim solid contact.  However, it happens less frequently than you might think. On top of that, solid contact is often ignored...

Do You Suffer from Golfer’s Memory?

Do you suffer from golfer’s memory? Last I checked, it’s not exactly a recognized disease, yet, I know quite a few who suffer from it. Heck, I know for a fact that I suffer from it. Golfer’s...

Practice Distance Control to Become a Better Putter

Are you a good putter? If you are, consider yourself fortunate.  Putting can be the great equalizer to an otherwise reasonable game. However, if you are not a good putter, there are a few things you...