Men’s Golf: September 2017 News

September brought some great weather and great golf. We had outings at Talega and San Juan Hills. On September 19 we played our monthly tournament at Tijeras Creek. The course was in great shape and the big buck prize money on the line brought out the best of the Shores players. With 20 golfers signed up to play, we set the game to be “1,2,3, … [Read more...]

Men’s Golf: September 2017 News

August brought us great golf weather. Cool and clear. On August 8 we played our monthly tournament at Oak Creek—a group favorite. The game that day was “Team score—best 3 net scores for each foursome.” In this format we only count the 3 best net scores and throw out the worst net score for each foursome. This is a great format as it makes each … [Read more...]

Men’s Golf: August 2017 News

In July we had one less Tuesday of Men’s Golf for a very good reason: With July 4 falling on a Tuesday we had all hands in the clubhouse making for a great Pancake Breakfast. We want to thank all who volunteered to help that day. On July 11 we were back playing golf at Tijeras Creek in Rancho Santa Margarita—a great course made even more … [Read more...]

Men’s Golf – July 2017 Update

Our monthly tournament was held at Tijeras Creek on May 31. The course was in great shape and the weather was perfect. The tournament format involved of teams of four players from which three scores were counted. For each team the two lowest scores and the highest scores were totaled. This format made each team very competitive, as the worst score … [Read more...]

Men’s Golf: Talega for June

Men’s golf in May took us to some great courses. The wet winter left courses very green and in great shape. The sunny cooler weather in May made golf conditions close to perfect. Our group played San Juan Hills, which has done some great work over the winter. Most of the green-side bunkers have been renovated and are in first class condition. Next … [Read more...]

Men’s Golf: May 2017 Update

March golf was busy with outings to Pelican Hill, Talega, and San Juan Hills. Our monthly tournament was held at San Juan Hills on March 28. The game was Combined Net Foursomes. Four players were teamed up and the lowest net score ruled supreme. We had 20 players on a beautiful sunny warm day. 1st Place: Roy: Total gross-374 minus HDCP 76 = … [Read more...]

Men’s Golf: Coming up in April and May we will be back at Talega, Oak Creek, San Juan Hills and Monarch Links

January and February brought a few rain disruptions for our Tuesday outings. The rainy weather helped course conditions and now in March the courses are all in great shape. In February, we had outings at Talega, Monarch Links and San Juan Hills. In March, we were back at Talega and had our first Niguel Shores Golf outing at Pelican Hill in Newport … [Read more...]

Men’s Golf: Talega Golf Trip

We started the New Year with our monthly tournament on January 17 at Talega Golf Club in San Clemente. We had 24 players and the game was 1,2,3 Fore-some. This a great format that is scored by counting the best net score of the four players on hole #1. The 2nd hole is total of the 2 best net scores, and the 3rd hole is total of 3 best net scores. … [Read more...]

Men’s Golf: December 2016

On October 18 we had our monthly tournament at Oak Creek Golf Club in Irvine. We had 22 competitive golfers signed up and the game played was Two Best Net of 4 Balls. This is a great format where a team of 4 players count the two best Net scores for each hole. This format makes all teams evenly match regardless of the layers handicap. 1st place: … [Read more...]

Men’s Golf: September 2016 Update

On August 16 we had our monthly tournament at Talega Golf Club in San Clemente. We had 20 competitive golfers signed up and the game played was Tin Whistle. This is a great format where each player is award 1 point for a plus 1 over net par, 2 points for net par, 3 points for a net birdie, and 4 points for a net eagle. 1st place: R Dohner, M … [Read more...]