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Not that it makes much difference in the end but that hole out was for birdie.

Very sorry, He's right it was birdie

 

 

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4.5 handicap

Driver: Nike Vapor Flex with Mitsubishi Rayon Fubuki ZT60x5ct S-flex shaft and stock grip.

3-Metal: Nike VRS 15 degree with Mitsubishi Rayon tour issue Diamana S73x5ct X-flex shaft and GolfPride MCC midsize Black/White grip.

Irons: Ben Hogan PTx 22, 26, 30, 34, 38, 42, 46 degrees standard length and lie with KBS Tour-V stiff shafts and GolfPride MCC midsize Black/White grips.

Wedges: Ben Hogan TK15 54, 58 degrees with KBS Tour-V X-flex shafts and GolfPride MCC midsize Black/White grips.

Putter: Nike Method Converge B1|01 with Superstroke Flatso 2.0 grip.

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Right Handed

4.5 handicap

Driver: Nike Vapor Flex with Mitsubishi Rayon Fubuki ZT60x5ct S-flex shaft and stock grip.

3-Metal: Nike VRS 15 degree with Mitsubishi Rayon tour issue Diamana S73x5ct X-flex shaft and GolfPride MCC midsize Black/White grip.

Irons: Ben Hogan PTx 22, 26, 30, 34, 38, 42, 46 degrees standard length and lie with KBS Tour-V stiff shafts and GolfPride MCC midsize Black/White grips.

Wedges: Ben Hogan TK15 54, 58 degrees with KBS Tour-V X-flex shafts and GolfPride MCC midsize Black/White grips.

Putter: Nike Method Converge B1|01 with Superstroke Flatso 2.0 grip.

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It was an absolute blast! I'm already looking forward to next time.

 

 

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Right Handed

4.5 handicap

Driver: Nike Vapor Flex with Mitsubishi Rayon Fubuki ZT60x5ct S-flex shaft and stock grip.

3-Metal: Nike VRS 15 degree with Mitsubishi Rayon tour issue Diamana S73x5ct X-flex shaft and GolfPride MCC midsize Black/White grip.

Irons: Ben Hogan PTx 22, 26, 30, 34, 38, 42, 46 degrees standard length and lie with KBS Tour-V stiff shafts and GolfPride MCC midsize Black/White grips.

Wedges: Ben Hogan TK15 54, 58 degrees with KBS Tour-V X-flex shafts and GolfPride MCC midsize Black/White grips.

Putter: Nike Method Converge B1|01 with Superstroke Flatso 2.0 grip.

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Scores were:

EthanSterlingPrice - 78

txstroker - 81

Texas2cap - 83

PlaidJacket - 85

WadeDgolfer - 89

In everyone's defense, it was a very windy day and the course was very tight and tree-lined (probably the tightest I have ever played).

I hate to make generalizations from just a single round but here is what I observed:

EthanSterlingPrice - Good all around game but outstanding short game (impressive for such a young fellow). His scrambling was the difference.

Texas2cap - Big hitter and good ball striker (love this guy's effortless swing). A superb putter.

PlaidJacket - Sneaky long despite his abbreviated backswing (told us all he was the shortest hitter in the group but kept outdriving most of us). Also a superb putter with great hands.

WadeDgolfer - Wasn't his weekend. I've played a lot of golf with him and he's a better player than his weekend showed. He's fairly long off the tee and down the middle all day (the strength of his game). He's also great around the greens.

Finally all of these guys were good, quality guys. Nobody got too serious and we shared a lot of laughs throughout the round - definitely made the trip worth while.

Those look like some solid scores to me.

:titelist-small: TSi1 Aldila Ascent 40G shaft

:titelist-small: TSi2 18 FW with GD AD IZ 6 Shaft

:titelist-small: TSi1 20 and 23 degree hybrids Aldila Ascent Shafts R

:titelist-small: T300 5-P Tensei  R flex shaft 1/4 long 

:titelist-small: SM8 48F/54/58 D Grinds 

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Since no one has mentioned Txtrokers' game I will. He's a good player and knows how to score. If you ever get the opportunity to play with him watch his hands. He's what a call a "handsy" player. Really good crisp ball striker. stroker also plays quickly. Sizes up the shot and executes it. stroker plays a Ping G driver and like 2cap can flat mash it with a nice draw. stroker is a good putter too. Made several birdies on Saturday including his hole-out.

 

Me, stroker and wadeDgolfer also played on Friday over at the Grapevine Golf Course and had a really good time. Guess who won all the skins? Hint... not me or wade. I think stroker shot a 78. Same windy conditions as on Saturday.

 

I suppose we're going to have to try and put together another Texas event one day. Hopefully more guys will be able to participate. Sure would be fun. Maybe in the San Antonio area? In the fall?

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                                                                               :755178188_TourEdge: EXS 10.5*, TWGTLogo2.png.06c802075f4d211691d88895b3f34b75.png 929-HS FW4 16.5* 

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Yeah... I'd forgotten. You served up some C-Force and the heavens opened. Thanks for the reminder. I'm shopping for some today. ;)

 

Update: It's available close to my house. I'll have to pick some up later on.

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                                                                               :755178188_TourEdge: EXS 10.5*, TWGTLogo2.png.06c802075f4d211691d88895b3f34b75.png 929-HS FW4 16.5* 

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As a result of business trips, my Texas golfing experience has been limited to the Houston area.   But if Houston is representative of the rest of Texas, ya'll have some really great golfing venues available to you.  

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So what your saying is we all played better after the C-Force water...

"it's Chuck Noris water, it empowers you!"

 

 

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Right Handed

4.5 handicap

Driver: Nike Vapor Flex with Mitsubishi Rayon Fubuki ZT60x5ct S-flex shaft and stock grip.

3-Metal: Nike VRS 15 degree with Mitsubishi Rayon tour issue Diamana S73x5ct X-flex shaft and GolfPride MCC midsize Black/White grip.

Irons: Ben Hogan PTx 22, 26, 30, 34, 38, 42, 46 degrees standard length and lie with KBS Tour-V stiff shafts and GolfPride MCC midsize Black/White grips.

Wedges: Ben Hogan TK15 54, 58 degrees with KBS Tour-V X-flex shafts and GolfPride MCC midsize Black/White grips.

Putter: Nike Method Converge B1|01 with Superstroke Flatso 2.0 grip.

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Hmmmmmm San Antonio is a fun place. Love the River Walk

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I'm sorry I missed it, but it looks like you guys had a great time without me.  Not sure that an old duffer like me fits in with you young'ens.  I'm pretty sure I would be the short hitter.  Great pictures!! I hope you have another event.

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Hmmmmmm San Antonio is a fun place. Love the River Walk

Do they still have Dick's Last Resort there with frog legs??  Yum!!

We don’t stop playing the game because we get old; we get old because we stop playing the game.”

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Do they still have Dick's Last Resort there with frog legs??  Yum!!

 

I haven't been in San Antonio in over ten years.   I made a few trips out there when I was still working and enjoyed it.  I remember a  piano bar which was really cool and we would always stop in and sip a few.

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Callaway MAVRIK  3 hybrid 18 Degree
Callaway Big Bertha 2019  4 hybrid 
Callaway  Max 5 - PW Irons
Cleveland CBX 2 50 & 54 Degree Wedge
Cleveland CBX Full-Face Wedge 58 degree
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Kenny, ole gray..

If I had to guess and we (somebody) do another of these things the San Antonio area would be a good choice. But, honestly the DFW area would be more central somewhat. Perhaps make it a two day event if possible. Nothing in Texas is close to me except my own home. It's a minimum drive of 5 hours to almost anywhere... Dallas/ft. Worth, Austin, SA, etc.

 

September and October is a good time in Texas.

My Sun Mountain bag currently includes:   TWGTLogo2.png.06c802075f4d211691d88895b3f34b75.png 771CSI 5i - PW and TWGTLogo2.png.06c802075f4d211691d88895b3f34b75.png PFC Micro Tour-c 52°, 56°, 60 wedges

                                                                               :755178188_TourEdge: EXS 10.5*, TWGTLogo2.png.06c802075f4d211691d88895b3f34b75.png 929-HS FW4 16.5* 

                                                                                :edel-golf-1: Willimette w/GolfPride Contour

 

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I am down for the next time!

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Hybrid:   :cobra-small:  King F7 2 & 3 H

Irons:   Ben Hogan Ft. Worth 15 Mid (4-PW)

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I've never been to Texas but this would definitely be a great reason to visit. Maybe next year!

 

 

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It was a blast! Anytime we have another you can count me in.

 

 

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Right Handed

4.5 handicap

Driver: Nike Vapor Flex with Mitsubishi Rayon Fubuki ZT60x5ct S-flex shaft and stock grip.

3-Metal: Nike VRS 15 degree with Mitsubishi Rayon tour issue Diamana S73x5ct X-flex shaft and GolfPride MCC midsize Black/White grip.

Irons: Ben Hogan PTx 22, 26, 30, 34, 38, 42, 46 degrees standard length and lie with KBS Tour-V stiff shafts and GolfPride MCC midsize Black/White grips.

Wedges: Ben Hogan TK15 54, 58 degrees with KBS Tour-V X-flex shafts and GolfPride MCC midsize Black/White grips.

Putter: Nike Method Converge B1|01 with Superstroke Flatso 2.0 grip.

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I've never been to Texas but this would definitely be a great reason to visit. Maybe next year!

 

 

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plenty of good people, good golf and great history. Food ain't bad either [emoji1303]

 

 

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Right Handed

4.5 handicap

Driver: Nike Vapor Flex with Mitsubishi Rayon Fubuki ZT60x5ct S-flex shaft and stock grip.

3-Metal: Nike VRS 15 degree with Mitsubishi Rayon tour issue Diamana S73x5ct X-flex shaft and GolfPride MCC midsize Black/White grip.

Irons: Ben Hogan PTx 22, 26, 30, 34, 38, 42, 46 degrees standard length and lie with KBS Tour-V stiff shafts and GolfPride MCC midsize Black/White grips.

Wedges: Ben Hogan TK15 54, 58 degrees with KBS Tour-V X-flex shafts and GolfPride MCC midsize Black/White grips.

Putter: Nike Method Converge B1|01 with Superstroke Flatso 2.0 grip.

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I am down for the next time!

Add me to that list too!

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